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 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 42 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 18 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.18% 4.17% 3.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.18% 10.55% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 12
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
220 199 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 51.04% 39.48% 43.97%
Number of salaries quoted 203 184 137
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
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 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 5 February 2016.

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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 12 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Gateshead +8 4 £31,500 -3.07%
Sunderland +12 2 £28,750 +15.00%
LINQ
North East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (97.06%) JavaScript
2 33 (97.06%) ASP.NET
3 32 (94.12%) MVC
4 31 (91.18%) HTML
5 28 (82.35%) T-SQL
6 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (73.53%) Ajax
8 24 (70.59%) SQL Server
9 23 (67.65%) CSS
10 22 (64.71%) SQL
10 22 (64.71%) .NET Framework
11 21 (61.76%) Entity Framework
12 20 (58.82%) WPF
13 19 (55.88%) HTML5
14 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (47.06%) Mobile Development
15 16 (47.06%) Dependency Injection
15 16 (47.06%) Web Services
16 15 (44.12%) WinForms
17 14 (41.18%) jQuery
18 12 (35.29%) VB.NET
19 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
19 8 (23.53%) IIS
19 8 (23.53%) Mentoring
19 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
21 6 (17.65%) TDD
21 6 (17.65%) XHTML

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (23.53%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.82%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) DTS
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) OLAP
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Developer
2 25 (73.53%) .NET Developer
3 24 (70.59%) C# Developer
4 21 (61.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (44.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (38.24%) Software Developer
7 12 (35.29%) C# Software Developer
8 10 (29.41%) .NET Software Developer
8 10 (29.41%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (26.47%) SQL Developer
9 9 (26.47%) T-SQL Developer
10 8 (23.53%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 8 (23.53%) HTML CSS Developer
10 8 (23.53%) HTML Developer
10 8 (23.53%) VB.NET Developer
10 8 (23.53%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (23.53%) WinForms Developer
11 7 (20.59%) Web Developer
12 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (97.06%) ASP.NET
3 31 (91.18%) HTML
4 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (73.53%) Ajax
6 23 (67.65%) CSS
7 22 (64.71%) .NET Framework
8 21 (61.76%) Entity Framework
9 20 (58.82%) WPF
10 19 (55.88%) HTML5
11 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (47.06%) Web Services
13 15 (44.12%) WinForms
14 14 (41.18%) jQuery
15 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 6 (17.65%) CSS3
16 6 (17.65%) WCF
16 6 (17.65%) XHTML
17 4 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
17 4 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) MVC
2 16 (47.06%) Dependency Injection
2 16 (47.06%) Mobile Development
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) Mentoring
4 6 (17.65%) TDD
4 6 (17.65%) Web Application Development
5 5 (14.71%) OO
6 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Web Development
7 3 (8.82%) ITIL
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.88%) Front End Development
8 2 (5.88%) OOP
8 2 (5.88%) Project Management
8 2 (5.88%) Scrum
9 1 (2.94%) Coaching
9 1 (2.94%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (2.94%) DevOps
9 1 (2.94%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (97.06%) JavaScript
3 28 (82.35%) T-SQL
4 22 (64.71%) SQL
5 12 (35.29%) VB.NET
6 4 (11.76%) PHP
6 4 (11.76%) VB
7 2 (5.88%) Java
8 1 (2.94%) C
8 1 (2.94%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) Scala
8 1 (2.94%) VB6
8 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Cerner
2 1 (2.94%) McKesson
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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