The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 62 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 23 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.22% 1.92% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.35% 3.54% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 12
Median salary £35,250 £32,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.46% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £28,300 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £39,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
LINQ
England

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
313 396 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 43.78% 54.17% 41.21%
Number of salaries quoted 285 347 300
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,983 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East 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 the North East

LINQ
Salary Trend in the North East

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

LINQ Salary Trend in the North East

LINQ
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the North East region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in the North East

LINQ
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +16 22 £35,250 +8.46% 4
Northumberland - 2 £34,250 -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 North East region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (89.36%) MVC
2 42 (89.36%) ASP.NET
3 39 (82.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (80.85%) C#
5 37 (78.72%) .NET Framework
6 36 (76.60%) SQL Server
7 34 (72.34%) JavaScript
8 33 (70.21%) SQL
8 33 (70.21%) T-SQL
9 32 (68.09%) HTML
10 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (59.57%) Microsoft
12 27 (57.45%) CSS
13 25 (53.19%) HTML5
14 24 (51.06%) Entity Framework
15 21 (44.68%) WPF
15 21 (44.68%) ASP.NET Web API
16 20 (42.55%) WCF
17 19 (40.43%) jQuery
17 19 (40.43%) Web Services
17 19 (40.43%) ITIL
18 17 (36.17%) Ajax
18 17 (36.17%) KnockoutJS
19 16 (34.04%) CSS3
20 15 (31.91%) TDD
20 15 (31.91%) SQL Server 2012
21 14 (29.79%) SQL Server 2008
21 14 (29.79%) XML
22 13 (27.66%) CRM

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 10 (21.28%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (21.28%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) Node.js
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (76.60%) SQL Server
2 15 (31.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (29.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (19.15%) MySQL
5 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
5 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Visual Studio
2 9 (19.15%) CruiseControl
2 9 (19.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.51%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (97.87%) Developer
2 34 (72.34%) .NET Developer
3 29 (61.70%) C# Developer
4 23 (48.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (46.81%) Software Developer
6 18 (38.30%) C# Software Developer
7 17 (36.17%) .NET Software Developer
8 16 (34.04%) SQL Developer
9 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (27.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 9 (19.15%) Agile Developer
11 9 (19.15%) C# Software Engineer
11 9 (19.15%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 9 (19.15%) Software Engineer
12 7 (14.89%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (14.89%) T-SQL Developer
13 6 (12.77%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 6 (12.77%) HTML CSS Developer
13 6 (12.77%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (89.36%) ASP.NET
3 39 (82.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (78.72%) .NET Framework
5 32 (68.09%) HTML
6 27 (57.45%) CSS
7 25 (53.19%) HTML5
8 24 (51.06%) Entity Framework
9 21 (44.68%) ASP.NET Web API
9 21 (44.68%) WPF
10 20 (42.55%) WCF
11 19 (40.43%) jQuery
11 19 (40.43%) Web Services
12 17 (36.17%) Ajax
12 17 (36.17%) KnockoutJS
13 16 (34.04%) CSS3
14 14 (29.79%) XML
15 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 9 (19.15%) WinForms
17 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Windows
2 9 (19.15%) Windows Server
2 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (89.36%) MVC
2 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (40.43%) ITIL
4 15 (31.91%) TDD
5 13 (27.66%) CRM
6 12 (25.53%) MVVM
6 12 (25.53%) OO
6 12 (25.53%) Scrum
7 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (23.40%) Project Management
8 10 (21.28%) Automated Testing
8 10 (21.28%) Process Management
8 10 (21.28%) Waterfall
9 9 (19.15%) Business Analysis
9 9 (19.15%) Dependency Injection
9 9 (19.15%) Mobile Development
10 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
11 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
12 4 (8.51%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 38 (80.85%) C#
2 34 (72.34%) JavaScript
3 33 (70.21%) SQL
3 33 (70.21%) T-SQL
4 9 (19.15%) ANSI SQL
5 6 (12.77%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.13%) C
6 1 (2.13%) C++
6 1 (2.13%) Java
6 1 (2.13%) Scala
6 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.13%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Microsoft
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