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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 56 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 17 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.16% 1.94% 2.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.50% 5.85% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 14
Average salary £31,500 £31,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.80% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,450 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
309 205 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 57.43% 33.12% 43.52%
Number of salaries quoted 263 185 202
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

LINQ
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 10 £30,000 -7.69%
Sunderland -7 5 £35,000 +48.93%
Gateshead - 3 £30,000 - 1
LINQ
North East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (96.67%) JavaScript
3 28 (93.33%) HTML
4 27 (90.00%) MVC
5 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET
6 22 (73.33%) CSS
7 21 (70.00%) .NET Framework
8 17 (56.67%) jQuery
8 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
9 16 (53.33%) Ajax
9 16 (53.33%) Entity Framework
10 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (46.67%) SQL
11 12 (40.00%) T-SQL
11 12 (40.00%) HTML5
12 11 (36.67%) WPF
13 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (30.00%) VB.NET
14 9 (30.00%) XML
15 8 (26.67%) ADO.NET
15 8 (26.67%) TDD
15 8 (26.67%) Mobile Development
15 8 (26.67%) CSS3
16 7 (23.33%) Web Services
16 7 (23.33%) OO
16 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
17 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
17 6 (20.00%) WinForms

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 4 (13.33%) CMS
2 3 (10.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Subversion
1 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 21 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 9 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) AWS Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# Application Developer
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Applications Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Graduate
8 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Junior
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Junior C# Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (93.33%) HTML
3 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET
4 22 (73.33%) CSS
5 21 (70.00%) .NET Framework
6 17 (56.67%) jQuery
7 16 (53.33%) Ajax
7 16 (53.33%) Entity Framework
8 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (40.00%) HTML5
10 11 (36.67%) WPF
11 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (30.00%) XML
13 8 (26.67%) ADO.NET
13 8 (26.67%) CSS3
14 7 (23.33%) Web Services
15 6 (20.00%) WinForms
15 6 (20.00%) JSON
16 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.67%) W3C
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) MVC
2 8 (26.67%) TDD
2 8 (26.67%) Mobile Development
3 7 (23.33%) OO
4 5 (16.67%) Web Development
4 5 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.00%) Release Management
6 3 (10.00%) Pair Programming
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.00%) SDLC
6 3 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (6.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) OOP
7 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (96.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (46.67%) SQL
4 12 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (30.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Google
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