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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 316 299 329
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +30
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 16 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.14% 0.050%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.27% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 7
Average salary £39,000 £55,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.09% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6673 6378 7396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.92% 54.36% 53.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5756 5668 6930
Average salary £54,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.80% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
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 17 April 2014.

XQuery Salary Histogram in the City of London

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 48 (96.00%) XSLT
2 39 (78.00%) Java
3 37 (74.00%) Web Services
4 35 (70.00%) XML
5 32 (64.00%) SQL Server
6 30 (60.00%) HTML
7 28 (56.00%) CSS
8 25 (50.00%) SQL
8 25 (50.00%) TDD
9 24 (48.00%) jQuery
9 24 (48.00%) RESTful
10 23 (46.00%) MySQL
11 22 (44.00%) Oracle
11 22 (44.00%) XPath
12 20 (40.00%) Apache
12 20 (40.00%) MarkLogic
13 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
13 19 (38.00%) Semantic Web
13 19 (38.00%) Spring
13 19 (38.00%) MVC
14 17 (34.00%) .NET
15 16 (32.00%) J2EE
16 15 (30.00%) JSP
16 15 (30.00%) Struts
16 15 (30.00%) JMS
16 15 (30.00%) Publishing
16 15 (30.00%) JSTL
16 15 (30.00%) Spring MVC
16 15 (30.00%) Squid
16 15 (30.00%) Apache Jena

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (40.00%) Apache
2 12 (24.00%) Tomcat
2 12 (24.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 12 (24.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 12 (24.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (16.00%) IIS
5 5 (10.00%) Drupal
6 4 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.00%) Alfresco
7 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) GitHub
2 4 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.00%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) HTTP
2 2 (4.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (46.00%) MySQL
3 20 (40.00%) MarkLogic
4 15 (30.00%) Triplestore
5 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database
5 12 (24.00%) Relational Database
5 12 (24.00%) Oracle ODI
5 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (24.00%) RDBMS
5 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (22.00%) NoSQL
7 8 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
9 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
9 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 13 (26.00%) Subversion
2 12 (24.00%) JDeveloper
3 10 (20.00%) Ant
4 6 (12.00%) JUnit
4 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
4 6 (12.00%) Eclipse
4 6 (12.00%) Xcode
5 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.00%) Maven
6 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.00%) Selenium
7 2 (4.00%) PhoneGap
7 2 (4.00%) CruiseControl
7 2 (4.00%) Mercurial
7 2 (4.00%) JBehave
7 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.00%) Hudson
General
1 15 (30.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Architect
1 20 (40.00%) Developer
2 15 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (24.00%) Oracle Architect
3 12 (24.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
4 8 (16.00%) Consultant
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Architect
5 7 (14.00%) Java Architect
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Java Architect
6 6 (12.00%) Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Lead Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Web Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Applications Support
9 3 (6.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (96.00%) XSLT
2 37 (74.00%) Web Services
3 35 (70.00%) XML
4 30 (60.00%) HTML
5 28 (56.00%) CSS
6 24 (48.00%) jQuery
6 24 (48.00%) RESTful
7 19 (38.00%) Spring
8 17 (34.00%) .NET
9 16 (32.00%) J2EE
10 15 (30.00%) JSP
10 15 (30.00%) Struts
10 15 (30.00%) JMS
10 15 (30.00%) JSTL
10 15 (30.00%) Spring MVC
10 15 (30.00%) Apache Jena
11 13 (26.00%) HTML5
12 12 (24.00%) WSDL
12 12 (24.00%) XML Schema
13 8 (16.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.00%) Semantic Web
2 4 (8.00%) W3C
2 4 (8.00%) Streaming Media
2 4 (8.00%) Linked Data
3 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Android
1 8 (16.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (12.00%) UNIX
2 6 (12.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (8.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) TDD
2 19 (38.00%) MVC
3 14 (28.00%) SOA
4 12 (24.00%) Workflow
4 12 (24.00%) BPEL
4 12 (24.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 12 (24.00%) BPMN
4 12 (24.00%) Business Transformation
5 10 (20.00%) BDD
5 10 (20.00%) Project Management
6 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (14.00%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (12.00%) Web Development
7 6 (12.00%) Content Management
8 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.00%) Pair Programming
9 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (8.00%) RDF
9 4 (8.00%) Security Management
9 4 (8.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) Java
2 25 (50.00%) SQL
3 22 (44.00%) XPath
4 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (24.00%) PL/SQL
6 5 (10.00%) PHP
6 5 (10.00%) Ruby
7 4 (8.00%) SPARQL
7 4 (8.00%) Python
7 4 (8.00%) Perl
7 4 (8.00%) C#
8 1 (2.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) ISEB
2 2 (4.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (30.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) JBoss
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.00%) Adobe
4 1 (2.00%) Sun
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat