The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
LINQ
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 63 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 32.76% 38.89% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 32 39 45
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

LINQ
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Northern Ireland region.

LINQ Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

LINQ
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft