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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 52 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 19 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.29% 3.27% 2.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.79% 8.94% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 12
Average salary £34,500 £32,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.34% +9.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £27,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
280 246 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 48.53% 36.55% 41.73%
Number of salaries quoted 251 222 210
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 18 £35,000 +7.69% 3
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 34 (97.14%) JavaScript
2 34 (97.14%) ASP.NET
3 33 (94.29%) MVC
4 32 (91.43%) HTML
5 28 (80.00%) T-SQL
5 28 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (74.29%) Ajax
7 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
7 24 (68.57%) CSS
8 23 (65.71%) .NET Framework
9 22 (62.86%) Entity Framework
9 22 (62.86%) SQL
10 20 (57.14%) WPF
10 20 (57.14%) HTML5
11 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (45.71%) Dependency Injection
12 16 (45.71%) Mobile Development
12 16 (45.71%) Web Services
13 15 (42.86%) WinForms
13 15 (42.86%) jQuery
14 12 (34.29%) VB.NET
15 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (22.86%) IIS
15 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
15 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
16 7 (20.00%) WCF
16 7 (20.00%) CSS3

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (22.86%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.57%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) DTS
4 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) OLAP
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Developer
2 26 (74.29%) .NET Developer
3 25 (71.43%) C# Developer
4 22 (62.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (37.14%) Software Developer
7 12 (34.29%) C# Software Developer
8 10 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
8 10 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (25.71%) SQL Developer
9 9 (25.71%) T-SQL Developer
10 8 (22.86%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 8 (22.86%) HTML CSS Developer
10 8 (22.86%) HTML Developer
10 8 (22.86%) VB.NET Developer
10 8 (22.86%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (22.86%) WinForms Developer
11 7 (20.00%) Web Developer
12 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (97.14%) ASP.NET
3 32 (91.43%) HTML
4 28 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (74.29%) Ajax
6 24 (68.57%) CSS
7 23 (65.71%) .NET Framework
8 22 (62.86%) Entity Framework
9 20 (57.14%) HTML5
9 20 (57.14%) WPF
10 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (45.71%) Web Services
12 15 (42.86%) jQuery
12 15 (42.86%) WinForms
13 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (20.00%) CSS3
14 7 (20.00%) WCF
15 6 (17.14%) XHTML
16 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 5 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) MVC
2 16 (45.71%) Dependency Injection
2 16 (45.71%) Mobile Development
3 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
4 7 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 6 (17.14%) OO
5 6 (17.14%) TDD
6 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Web Development
7 3 (8.57%) Front End Development
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL
8 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.71%) MVVM
8 2 (5.71%) OOP
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Scrum
9 1 (2.86%) Kanban
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 34 (97.14%) JavaScript
3 28 (80.00%) T-SQL
4 22 (62.86%) SQL
5 12 (34.29%) VB.NET
6 4 (11.43%) PHP
6 4 (11.43%) VB
7 2 (5.71%) Java
8 1 (2.86%) C
8 1 (2.86%) C++
8 1 (2.86%) Scala
8 1 (2.86%) VB6
8 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Cerner
2 1 (2.86%) McKesson
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
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