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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 48 54 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 24 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.57% 2.28% 4.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.52% 5.31% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 30
Average salary £32,750 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £26,000 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
252 245 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 37.44% 42.98% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 226 220 264
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -8 23 £32,500 +8.33% 5
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 36 (97.30%) C#
1 36 (97.30%) .NET
1 36 (97.30%) MVC
2 35 (94.59%) HTML
2 35 (94.59%) JavaScript
3 31 (83.78%) ASP.NET
4 30 (81.08%) CSS
4 30 (81.08%) SQL Server
5 26 (70.27%) SQL
5 26 (70.27%) WPF
6 23 (62.16%) VB.NET
7 22 (59.46%) XML
7 22 (59.46%) TDD
8 19 (51.35%) Ajax
9 18 (48.65%) jQuery
10 17 (45.95%) Client/Server
10 17 (45.95%) ADO.NET
11 15 (40.54%) T-SQL
12 14 (37.84%) .NET Framework
13 13 (35.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 12 (32.43%) WinForms
14 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
15 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (24.32%) HTML5
16 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (24.32%) Web Services
17 8 (21.62%) VB
17 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
17 8 (21.62%) ITIL
17 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (2.70%) IIS
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (81.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
2 6 (16.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (21.62%) German Language
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Local Government
3 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (97.30%) Developer
2 16 (43.24%) .NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) C# Developer
4 6 (16.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.41%) WPF Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.70%) Graduate
8 1 (2.70%) Tester
8 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Graduate Software Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) .NET
2 35 (94.59%) HTML
3 31 (83.78%) ASP.NET
4 30 (81.08%) CSS
5 26 (70.27%) WPF
6 22 (59.46%) XML
7 19 (51.35%) Ajax
8 18 (48.65%) jQuery
9 17 (45.95%) ADO.NET
10 14 (37.84%) .NET Framework
11 13 (35.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 12 (32.43%) WinForms
13 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (24.32%) HTML5
14 9 (24.32%) Web Services
15 8 (21.62%) WCF
16 7 (18.92%) JSON
17 6 (16.22%) Classic ASP
18 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 3 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) MVC
2 22 (59.46%) TDD
3 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.62%) ITIL
4 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2
4 8 (21.62%) MVVM
5 7 (18.92%) Test Strategy
6 6 (16.22%) Analytics
6 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
6 6 (16.22%) Time Management
6 6 (16.22%) Project Management
6 6 (16.22%) Process Management
6 6 (16.22%) Software Testing
6 6 (16.22%) Web Development
7 5 (13.51%) OO
8 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (5.41%) Release Management
10 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.41%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) C#
2 35 (94.59%) JavaScript
3 26 (70.27%) SQL
4 23 (62.16%) VB.NET
5 15 (40.54%) T-SQL
6 8 (21.62%) VB
7 6 (16.22%) VB6
7 6 (16.22%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.70%) PHP
8 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Google
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
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