The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - - 16
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - - 13.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 15
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
LINQ
Manchester

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 Wigan region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
54 29 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 67.50% 60.42% 63.30%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 69
Average salary £33,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,100 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

LINQ
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Wigan