The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XQuery
Rank 99 112 90
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -22
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 6 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.46% 0.14% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 0.23% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.44%
XQuery
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
757 880 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 58.64% 62.77% 64.15%
Number of salaries quoted 422 505 477
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

XQuery
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

XQuery Salary Trend in Glasgow

XQuery
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (100.00%) Cognos
1 6 (100.00%) JMS
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 6 (100.00%) FpML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Sybase
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Sybase ASE
1 6 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
1 6 (100.00%) MarkLogic
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (100.00%) Sybase ASE
1 6 (100.00%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Applications Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Java Applications Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Core Java Developer
5 2 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) JMS
1 6 (100.00%) FpML
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Flex
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Sybase
1 6 (100.00%) Cognos