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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 54 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 7 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.25% 3.22% 3.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.07% 7.78% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 15
Average salary £32,500 £37,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.90% +25.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £34,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £35,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
172 180 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 30.77% 41.38% 46.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138 156 173
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 25 July 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) jQuery
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
5 4 (36.36%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) Umbraco
6 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (27.27%) VB
6 3 (27.27%) Marketing
6 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
7 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
7 2 (18.18%) XSLT
7 2 (18.18%) OOP
7 2 (18.18%) OO
7 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (9.09%) N-Tier

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (36.36%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) .NET Developer
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (27.27%) Lead .NET Developer
5 3 (27.27%) Lead Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (90.91%) jQuery
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) XSLT
6 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) MVC
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) OOP
2 2 (18.18%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
4 3 (27.27%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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