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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 67 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 5 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.70% 2.18% 2.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.81% 4.37% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 21
Median salary £35,000 £32,750 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -5.07%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
276 366 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 38.60% 49.86% 42.15%
Number of salaries quoted 225 327 286
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%

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
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 8 December 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 -13 5 £35,000 +6.87%
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) XML
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 8 (72.73%) MVC
4 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
4 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (72.73%) .NET Framework
5 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
5 7 (63.64%) Web Services
6 6 (54.55%) HTML
6 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
6 6 (54.55%) CSS
6 6 (54.55%) jQuery
6 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (45.45%) Scrum
7 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
7 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (45.45%) OO
7 5 (45.45%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
8 4 (36.36%) IIS
8 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (36.36%) Advertising
8 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server

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 5 (45.45%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (36.36%) IIS
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) CMS
4 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
2 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (27.27%) CruiseControl
General
1 4 (36.36%) Advertising
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Software Developer
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
4 5 (45.45%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (45.45%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (45.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
5 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (27.27%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (27.27%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (27.27%) Integration Developer
7 2 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (18.18%) Software Integration Engineer
8 1 (9.09%) .NET Applications Developer
8 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (9.09%) C# Application Developer
8 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
8 1 (9.09%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) XML
3 8 (72.73%) .NET Framework
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
4 7 (63.64%) Web Services
5 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (54.55%) CSS
5 6 (54.55%) HTML
5 6 (54.55%) jQuery
6 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (27.27%) CSS3
7 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
7 3 (27.27%) HTML5
7 3 (27.27%) JSON
7 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (27.27%) WCF
8 2 (18.18%) Ajax
8 2 (18.18%) WPF
9 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (9.09%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Android Development
4 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Sitecore