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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 54 53 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 10 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.36% 1.66% 3.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.29% 5.17% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 13
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,200 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
233 174 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 54.95% 32.04% 39.72%
Number of salaries quoted 198 160 152
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
3 12 (85.71%) CSS
3 12 (85.71%) .NET Framework
3 12 (85.71%) Entity Framework
4 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
5 10 (71.43%) jQuery
5 10 (71.43%) Ajax
6 9 (64.29%) HTML5
7 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (50.00%) CSS3
8 7 (50.00%) T-SQL
8 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
10 5 (35.71%) Web Services
10 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
11 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 4 (28.57%) OO
11 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
11 4 (28.57%) SQL
11 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
11 4 (28.57%) JSON
11 4 (28.57%) WPF
11 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (21.43%) SDLC
12 3 (21.43%) Release Management

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Application Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Applications Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
3 12 (85.71%) CSS
3 12 (85.71%) .NET Framework
3 12 (85.71%) Entity Framework
4 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
5 10 (71.43%) jQuery
5 10 (71.43%) Ajax
6 9 (64.29%) HTML5
7 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (50.00%) CSS3
9 5 (35.71%) Web Services
10 4 (28.57%) WPF
10 4 (28.57%) JSON
10 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
10 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (21.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) W3C
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
3 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) Release Management
3 3 (21.43%) Web Application Development
3 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) OOP
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Google