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 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
XQuery
Rank 260 315 295
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -20
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 1 3 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.015% 0.029% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.027% 0.060% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 16
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
3651 5008 5606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 54.55% 49.10% 54.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3271 4498 4870
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) Kofax
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (75.00%) SWIFT
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Regular Expression
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (75.00%) BPEL
2 3 (75.00%) Korn
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Investment Management
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Regular Expression
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) BPEL
1 3 (75.00%) Investment Management
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Korn
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Kofax
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) CA