The first table below looks at the demand for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
81 113 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 43.32% 39.24% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 65 73 60
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
UK

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ.

1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Ajax
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 11 (100.00%) WCF
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
1 11 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 10 (90.91%) Time Management
2 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 10 (90.91%) SQL

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 11 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) C# .NET Developer
2 10 (90.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (90.91%) C# Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Ajax
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 11 (100.00%) WCF
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 10 (90.91%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree