Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for LINQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LINQ over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 90 57
Rank change year-on-year +4 -33 +23
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 5 14 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.52% 1.19% 3.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.28% 3.02% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 33
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,952
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +13.08% -8.29%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £37,860 £37,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,952
% change year-on-year +14.29% +13.08% -11.57%

LINQ is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 390 464 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 40.67% 39.56% 53.37%
Number of salaries quoted 358 390 471
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,250 £51,600 £51,250
North East median annual salary £39,513 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.37% - +7.14%

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing LINQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for LINQ 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 in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for LINQ 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 4 £40,000 +14.29%
Sunderland - 1 £32,500 -
LINQ
North East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Advertising
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SMS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL

LINQ
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (80.00%) Advertising
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) OOP
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Degree