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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 56 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 12 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.26% 1.96% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.03% 3.67% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 6
Median salary £35,000 £30,750 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.82% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £29,250 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,610 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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
199 218 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 37.41% 53.30% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 164 191 139
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (85.71%) SQL
4 29 (82.86%) .NET Framework
5 28 (80.00%) SQL Server
5 28 (80.00%) ASP.NET
6 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
6 27 (77.14%) MVC
7 26 (74.29%) C#
7 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (68.57%) T-SQL
9 19 (54.29%) ITIL
9 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
9 19 (54.29%) WCF
10 18 (51.43%) XML
11 16 (45.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (42.86%) CSS
12 15 (42.86%) HTML
12 15 (42.86%) Scrum
12 15 (42.86%) TDD
13 14 (40.00%) HTML5
13 14 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (40.00%) Entity Framework
13 14 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (37.14%) CSS3
14 13 (37.14%) Dynamics CRM
14 13 (37.14%) Web Services
14 13 (37.14%) CRM
15 12 (34.29%) OO
15 12 (34.29%) WPF

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (31.43%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (25.71%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (45.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (31.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (25.71%) MySQL
5 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
5 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Visual Studio
2 9 (25.71%) CruiseControl
2 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.14%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Developer
2 22 (62.86%) .NET Developer
3 20 (57.14%) Software Developer
4 19 (54.29%) C# Developer
5 14 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
6 12 (34.29%) .NET Software Developer
6 12 (34.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (34.29%) C# Software Engineer
6 12 (34.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 12 (34.29%) Software Engineer
7 11 (31.43%) SQL Developer
8 9 (25.71%) Agile Developer
9 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 8 (22.86%) Integration Developer
10 6 (17.14%) .NET Software Engineer
10 6 (17.14%) Agile .NET Developer
10 6 (17.14%) Integration Engineer
10 6 (17.14%) Software Integration Engineer
11 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (82.86%) .NET Framework
3 28 (80.00%) ASP.NET
4 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (54.29%) WCF
6 18 (51.43%) XML
7 15 (42.86%) CSS
7 15 (42.86%) HTML
8 14 (40.00%) Entity Framework
8 14 (40.00%) HTML5
8 14 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
9 13 (37.14%) CSS3
9 13 (37.14%) Web Services
10 12 (34.29%) WPF
11 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (31.43%) jQuery
12 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (25.71%) JSON
13 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
1 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
1 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (77.14%) MVC
3 19 (54.29%) ITIL
4 15 (42.86%) Scrum
4 15 (42.86%) TDD
5 13 (37.14%) CRM
6 12 (34.29%) OO
7 11 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (31.43%) Project Management
7 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
8 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (28.57%) MVVM
8 10 (28.57%) Process Management
8 10 (28.57%) Waterfall
9 9 (25.71%) Automated Testing
9 9 (25.71%) Business Analysis
10 7 (20.00%) Migration
11 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
12 3 (8.57%) SOA
13 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) SQL
2 26 (74.29%) C#
3 24 (68.57%) T-SQL
4 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
5 9 (25.71%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) Scala
6 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) PMBOK
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) Microsoft