The first table below looks at the demand for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 24 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 Newport region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 27 26
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport - 0.84% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.54% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 65 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 25.17% 54.62% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35 59 38
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,250 £38,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
South Wales

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

LINQ
Salary Trend in Newport

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Newport

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) WinForms
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) WF
2 6 (85.71%) Silverlight
2 6 (85.71%) XAML
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) RDBMS
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (14.29%) MSMQ
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) iSeries
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 6 (85.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Applications Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) WinForms
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) WF
2 6 (85.71%) Silverlight
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (14.29%) MSMQ
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iSeries
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Scrum
1 1 (14.29%) MVC
1 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) XAML
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft