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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 325 302 317
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 1 34 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% 0.29% 0.034%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.018% 0.52% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 1 24 4
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -
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
5447 6543 6146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.55% 54.87% 52.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4891 5722 5710
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) XSLT
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) PhD
4 3 (42.86%) XML Schema
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) RDF
5 2 (28.57%) W3C
5 2 (28.57%) Security Management
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
5 2 (28.57%) Spring
5 2 (28.57%) XPath
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Semantic Web
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) MarkLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Capybara
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Checkstyle
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (14.29%) French Language
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Development Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Software Development Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Principal Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SOA Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Scientist
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) XSLT
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) XML Schema
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (14.29%) XACML
5 1 (14.29%) OpenID
5 1 (14.29%) WebCenter
5 1 (14.29%) OAuth
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) Spring Security
5 1 (14.29%) SAML
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) W3C
2 2 (28.57%) Semantic Web
2 2 (28.57%) Linked Data
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) New Media
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
1 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) RDF
3 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) XPath
3 2 (28.57%) SPARQL
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PhD
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Akamai
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Sybase