The first table below looks at the demand for XQuery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 110 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% 0.18% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
776 583 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.44% 52.95% 51.31%
Number of salaries quoted 543 358 572
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
XQuery
Scotland

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

XQuery
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

XQuery Salary Trend in Edinburgh

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) IIS
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (62.50%) Ajax
4 5 (62.50%) Marketing
4 5 (62.50%) .NET Remoting
4 5 (62.50%) Reuters
4 5 (62.50%) InstallShield
4 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 5 (62.50%) MSBuild
4 5 (62.50%) Degree
4 5 (62.50%) JSON
4 5 (62.50%) OOXML
4 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (100.00%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (62.50%) InstallShield
2 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 5 (62.50%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Law
1 5 (62.50%) Legal
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (62.50%) JSON
4 5 (62.50%) OOXML
4 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) WinForms
4 5 (62.50%) Ajax
4 5 (62.50%) .NET Remoting
4 5 (62.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) XHTML
5 1 (12.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Practice Management
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (62.50%) Multithreading
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
2 3 (37.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) XPath
4 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Reuters
2 5 (62.50%) VMware