The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 48 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 10 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.49% 2.88% 5.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.85% 5.80% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 25
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £35,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
Tyne and Wear

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
146 138 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.32% 49.64% 42.58%
Number of salaries quoted 131 125 178
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) MVC
2 16 (94.12%) C#
2 16 (94.12%) .NET
3 15 (88.24%) HTML
3 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
4 14 (82.35%) SQL
4 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
4 14 (82.35%) CSS
5 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
5 13 (76.47%) Ajax
5 13 (76.47%) jQuery
5 13 (76.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 12 (70.59%) .NET Framework
7 11 (64.71%) WPF
7 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
8 10 (58.82%) T-SQL
9 9 (52.94%) VB.NET
9 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (47.06%) MVVM
10 8 (47.06%) ITIL
10 8 (47.06%) VB
10 8 (47.06%) PRINCE2
10 8 (47.06%) WCF
10 8 (47.06%) German Language
10 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (41.18%) JSON
11 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
11 7 (41.18%) Test Strategy
12 6 (35.29%) Analytics
12 6 (35.29%) TypeScript

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
2 6 (35.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (47.06%) German Language
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Local Government
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
2 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) WPF Developer
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) HTML
3 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 14 (82.35%) CSS
4 13 (76.47%) Ajax
4 13 (76.47%) jQuery
4 13 (76.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 12 (70.59%) .NET Framework
6 11 (64.71%) WPF
7 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (47.06%) WCF
9 7 (41.18%) JSON
10 6 (35.29%) Classic ASP
11 5 (29.41%) Web Services
11 5 (29.41%) XML
11 5 (29.41%) HTML5
12 3 (17.65%) ADO.NET
12 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (17.65%) CSS3
13 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (47.06%) MVVM
2 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) PRINCE2
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Test Strategy
4 6 (35.29%) Analytics
4 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
4 6 (35.29%) Time Management
4 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 6 (35.29%) Process Management
5 5 (29.41%) TDD
6 3 (17.65%) OO
7 2 (11.76%) Line Management
7 2 (11.76%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (11.76%) UML
7 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Web Development
7 2 (11.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
3 14 (82.35%) SQL
4 10 (58.82%) T-SQL
5 9 (52.94%) VB.NET
6 8 (47.06%) VB
7 6 (35.29%) TypeScript
7 6 (35.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
Newcastle upon Tyne
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