The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 56 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 5 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.94% 3.40% 3.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.30% 6.43% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 19
Median salary £35,000 £31,726 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.31% -2.38%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
LINQ
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
217 249 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 40.87% 52.87% 45.44%
Number of salaries quoted 176 226 247
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

LINQ
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Tyne and Wear region.

LINQ Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

LINQ
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 4 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 4 £35,000 +7.69%
LINQ
North East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 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 Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear 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%) Sitecore 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%) iOS Development
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) User Stories
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