The first table below looks at the demand for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 16 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 54 48 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 3 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.64% 1.62% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.34% 4.92% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 7
Average salary £28,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
224 183 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 47.56% 32.91% 41.75%
Number of salaries quoted 208 167 140
Average salary £35,232 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.40% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,636 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,988 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
Tyne and Wear

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

LINQ
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (84.62%) MVC
3 10 (76.92%) WCF
3 10 (76.92%) Razor View Engine
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) MCP
5 6 (46.15%) MCAD
5 6 (46.15%) MCSD
5 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
5 6 (46.15%) TDD
5 6 (46.15%) NUnit
5 6 (46.15%) Subversion
5 6 (46.15%) Games
5 6 (46.15%) Scrum
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (46.15%) Internet
5 6 (46.15%) Ajax
5 6 (46.15%) MCTS
5 6 (46.15%) NHibernate
5 6 (46.15%) Web Application Development
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 6 (46.15%) Rhino Mocks

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) NUnit
1 6 (46.15%) Subversion
1 6 (46.15%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (76.92%) WCF
2 10 (76.92%) Razor View Engine
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (46.15%) MonoRail
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 6 (46.15%) Castle Windsor
4 6 (46.15%) Ajax
4 6 (46.15%) NHibernate
5 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
5 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) WinForms
6 4 (30.77%) WPF
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) MVC
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
2 6 (46.15%) Web Application Development
3 4 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (30.77%) MVVM
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCP
1 6 (46.15%) MCAD
1 6 (46.15%) MCSD
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (46.15%) MCTS
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Retox Digital Limited
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000
Posted: 5 days ago