The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for LINQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 51 54
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 2 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.71% 3.39% 2.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.60% 8.42% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 10
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

LINQ is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 125 202 239
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 44.17% 40.32% 55.45%
Number of salaries quoted 113 177 198
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing LINQ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Newcastle upon Tyne

LINQ
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Salary trend for LINQ in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree