The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 327 278 316
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +38
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 6 48 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.049% 0.40% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.093% 0.72% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 45 14
Average salary £56,250 £55,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £69,500 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6484 6646 7172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.73% 55.34% 55.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5581 5983 6680
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XQuery
London

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 23 July 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 19 (86.36%) XSLT
2 18 (81.82%) HTML
3 17 (77.27%) Java
4 16 (72.73%) CSS
4 16 (72.73%) XML
5 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
6 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
7 13 (59.09%) jQuery
8 12 (54.55%) TDD
8 12 (54.55%) Subversion
8 12 (54.55%) Web Services
9 11 (50.00%) Apache
9 11 (50.00%) .NET
10 10 (45.45%) MySQL
10 10 (45.45%) SQL
10 10 (45.45%) RESTful
11 9 (40.91%) HTML5
11 9 (40.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 8 (36.36%) J2EE
12 8 (36.36%) MVC
12 8 (36.36%) Content Management
12 8 (36.36%) Spring
12 8 (36.36%) Semantic Web
12 8 (36.36%) MarkLogic
13 7 (31.82%) XPath
13 7 (31.82%) Publishing
13 7 (31.82%) XML Schema
13 7 (31.82%) Oracle
14 6 (27.27%) Ant
14 6 (27.27%) JSP

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 11 (50.00%) Apache
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 5 (22.73%) Drupal
3 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 3 (13.64%) IIS
5 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (9.09%) Alfresco
5 2 (9.09%) Apache Solr
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
1 2 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (45.45%) MySQL
3 8 (36.36%) MarkLogic
4 6 (27.27%) Triplestore
5 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
5 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Subversion
2 9 (40.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (27.27%) Ant
3 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
4 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
4 5 (22.73%) Maven
4 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
5 4 (18.18%) Xcode
5 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 3 (13.64%) Selenium
6 3 (13.64%) JUnit
6 3 (13.64%) WebDriver
7 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
7 2 (9.09%) Gradle
7 2 (9.09%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (9.09%) CruiseControl
7 2 (9.09%) Mercurial
7 2 (9.09%) JBehave
8 1 (4.55%) JMeter
General
1 7 (31.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Support Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
5 3 (13.64%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) J2EE Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Software Development Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Software Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Principal Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SOA Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) XSLT
2 18 (81.82%) HTML
3 16 (72.73%) CSS
3 16 (72.73%) XML
4 13 (59.09%) jQuery
5 12 (54.55%) Web Services
6 11 (50.00%) .NET
7 10 (45.45%) RESTful
8 9 (40.91%) HTML5
9 8 (36.36%) J2EE
9 8 (36.36%) Spring
10 7 (31.82%) XML Schema
11 6 (27.27%) JMS
11 6 (27.27%) Struts
11 6 (27.27%) JSP
11 6 (27.27%) JSTL
11 6 (27.27%) Spring MVC
11 6 (27.27%) Apache Jena
12 5 (22.73%) Silverlight
12 5 (22.73%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Semantic Web
2 3 (13.64%) Open Source
3 2 (9.09%) W3C
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Linked Data
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.55%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Android
1 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
2 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) TDD
2 8 (36.36%) Content Management
2 8 (36.36%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) BDD
4 4 (18.18%) Web Development
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
5 3 (13.64%) SOA
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) Data Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) RDF
6 2 (9.09%) Code Coverage
6 2 (9.09%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) XPath
5 5 (22.73%) PHP
6 2 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (9.09%) C++
6 2 (9.09%) SPARQL
7 1 (4.55%) Groovy
7 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) ISEB
2 3 (13.64%) Sun Certification
2 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Adobe
3 4 (18.18%) JBoss
4 2 (9.09%) Sun
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) Akamai