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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 67 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 15 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.90% 1.23% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.83% 2.69% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 7
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,250 £42,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
392 334 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 49.75% 45.63% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 341 301 262
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
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 28 April 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 April 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 -3 15 £30,000 +7.14% 4
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 39 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 39 (100.00%) C#
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (97.44%) HTML
3 36 (92.31%) MVC
4 34 (87.18%) CSS
5 33 (84.62%) ASP.NET
6 28 (71.79%) SQL Server
7 23 (58.97%) SQL
7 23 (58.97%) jQuery
8 22 (56.41%) .NET Framework
8 22 (56.41%) WPF
9 21 (53.85%) VB.NET
10 19 (48.72%) Ajax
10 19 (48.72%) Entity Framework
11 16 (41.03%) TDD
11 16 (41.03%) XML
12 15 (38.46%) T-SQL
13 14 (35.90%) ADO.NET
13 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (33.33%) Mobile Development
15 12 (30.77%) Client/Server
16 11 (28.21%) WinForms
16 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
16 11 (28.21%) HTML5
17 10 (25.64%) JSON
17 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
18 8 (20.51%) OO
18 8 (20.51%) WCF
18 8 (20.51%) CSS3

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 2 (5.13%) CMS
1 2 (5.13%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (71.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (15.38%) German Language
2 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 38 (97.44%) Developer
2 23 (58.97%) .NET Developer
3 9 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 7 (17.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) AWS Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.56%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) C# Application Developer
9 1 (2.56%) .NET Applications Developer
9 1 (2.56%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (97.44%) HTML
3 34 (87.18%) CSS
4 33 (84.62%) ASP.NET
5 23 (58.97%) jQuery
6 22 (56.41%) .NET Framework
6 22 (56.41%) WPF
7 19 (48.72%) Ajax
7 19 (48.72%) Entity Framework
8 16 (41.03%) XML
9 14 (35.90%) ADO.NET
9 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (28.21%) HTML5
10 11 (28.21%) WinForms
11 10 (25.64%) JSON
12 8 (20.51%) WCF
12 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (20.51%) CSS3
13 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (17.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (92.31%) MVC
2 16 (41.03%) TDD
3 13 (33.33%) Mobile Development
4 8 (20.51%) OO
5 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 6 (15.38%) ITIL
6 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 6 (15.38%) Web Development
6 6 (15.38%) MVVM
7 5 (12.82%) Waterfall
7 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
7 5 (12.82%) Time Management
7 5 (12.82%) Analytics
7 5 (12.82%) Project Management
7 5 (12.82%) Process Management
8 4 (10.26%) Automated Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Release Management
9 2 (5.13%) Web Application Development
9 2 (5.13%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C#
1 39 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (58.97%) SQL
3 21 (53.85%) VB.NET
4 15 (38.46%) T-SQL
5 6 (15.38%) VB
6 5 (12.82%) VB6
6 5 (12.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Google
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