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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 61 59 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 20 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.56% 1.33% 3.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.83% 4.01% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 26
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
414 274 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 53.01% 33.13% 45.44%
Number of salaries quoted 354 217 271
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -2 20 £30,000 -7.69% 2
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 35 (100.00%) C#
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (94.29%) JavaScript
2 33 (94.29%) ASP.NET
3 31 (88.57%) HTML
4 30 (85.71%) MVC
5 26 (74.29%) CSS
5 26 (74.29%) .NET Framework
6 24 (68.57%) Ajax
7 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
8 20 (57.14%) T-SQL
8 20 (57.14%) Entity Framework
9 19 (54.29%) HTML5
9 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (48.57%) WPF
11 15 (42.86%) SQL
11 15 (42.86%) jQuery
11 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (40.00%) Web Services
13 13 (37.14%) Mobile Development
14 12 (34.29%) VB.NET
15 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 8 (22.86%) Dependency Injection
16 8 (22.86%) ADO.NET
16 8 (22.86%) XML
16 8 (22.86%) WinForms
17 7 (20.00%) OO
17 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
18 6 (17.14%) CMS
18 6 (17.14%) TDD

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (17.14%) CMS
2 3 (8.57%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Subversion
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Developer
2 21 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 19 (54.29%) C# Developer
4 15 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (25.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.71%) C# Application Developer
8 2 (5.71%) .NET Applications Developer
8 2 (5.71%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Graduate C# Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Graduate
9 1 (2.86%) Junior
9 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.86%) HTML Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Junior C# Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (94.29%) ASP.NET
3 31 (88.57%) HTML
4 26 (74.29%) CSS
4 26 (74.29%) .NET Framework
5 24 (68.57%) Ajax
6 20 (57.14%) Entity Framework
7 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (54.29%) HTML5
8 17 (48.57%) WPF
9 15 (42.86%) jQuery
9 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (40.00%) Web Services
11 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (22.86%) XML
12 8 (22.86%) WinForms
12 8 (22.86%) ADO.NET
13 6 (17.14%) JSON
13 6 (17.14%) CSS3
13 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) MVC
2 13 (37.14%) Mobile Development
3 8 (22.86%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (20.00%) OO
5 6 (17.14%) TDD
5 6 (17.14%) Web Application Development
6 5 (14.29%) OOP
7 3 (8.57%) Pair Programming
7 3 (8.57%) Content Management
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.57%) Web Development
7 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
7 3 (8.57%) Release Management
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (94.29%) JavaScript
3 20 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 15 (42.86%) SQL
5 12 (34.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Google
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Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Posted: 22 hours ago
North East
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
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Salary: Competitive depending on experience, knowledge and skills
Posted: 9 days ago