The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XQuery
Rank 301 328 281
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -47
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 7 6 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.067% 0.048% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.093% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 45
Average salary £48,750 £56,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £61,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
XQuery
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5485 6458 6644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.64% 52.16% 55.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4805 5551 5987
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XQuery across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XQuery
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XQuery across the City of London region.

XQuery Salary Trend in the City of London

XQuery
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XQuery across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

XQuery Salary Histogram in the City of London

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing XQuery 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 XQuery.

1 17 (100.00%) XSLT
2 15 (88.24%) XML
3 14 (82.35%) Java
3 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 14 (82.35%) .NET
4 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
4 13 (76.47%) HTML
4 13 (76.47%) CSS
4 13 (76.47%) SharePoint
4 13 (76.47%) jQuery
4 13 (76.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (76.47%) HTML5
4 13 (76.47%) CSS3
5 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
5 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
5 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
6 11 (64.71%) Publishing
6 11 (64.71%) Subversion
6 11 (64.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 11 (64.71%) PHP
6 11 (64.71%) Tomcat
6 11 (64.71%) Flash
6 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
6 11 (64.71%) Sass
6 11 (64.71%) SDLC
6 11 (64.71%) Silverlight
6 11 (64.71%) Drupal
7 6 (35.29%) C#
8 5 (29.41%) ISO 9001
8 5 (29.41%) Kindle

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing XQuery 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 XQuery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (76.47%) SharePoint
2 11 (64.71%) Drupal
2 11 (64.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP SRM
2 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (64.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 11 (64.71%) Subversion
3 2 (11.76%) MSBuild
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (64.71%) Publishing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
1 11 (64.71%) Support Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Applications Support
2 6 (35.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Development Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Development Support Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Architect
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SAP PI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) XSLT
2 15 (88.24%) XML
3 14 (82.35%) .NET
4 13 (76.47%) HTML
4 13 (76.47%) CSS
4 13 (76.47%) jQuery
4 13 (76.47%) HTML5
4 13 (76.47%) CSS3
5 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
6 11 (64.71%) Silverlight
6 11 (64.71%) Flash
6 11 (64.71%) Sass
7 4 (23.53%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) SOAP
8 3 (17.65%) JSON
9 2 (11.76%) REST
9 2 (11.76%) CAML
9 2 (11.76%) LINQ
9 2 (11.76%) Ajax
10 1 (5.88%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Kindle
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Streaming Video
3 1 (5.88%) Market Risk
3 1 (5.88%) SWIFT
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) SDLC
2 2 (11.76%) CRM
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) TDD
2 2 (11.76%) Data Management
2 2 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
2 2 (11.76%) Information Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Complex Event Processing
3 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
3 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
3 1 (5.88%) BPEL
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) SOA
3 1 (5.88%) ITSM
3 1 (5.88%) MVC
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) PHP
4 6 (35.29%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) XPath
5 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) Korn
6 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) RosettaNet
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Adobe
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Remedy
4 1 (5.88%) Kofax
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