The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 190 175 192
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.048% 0.054% 0.023%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.092% 0.087% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.85% +1.25%
XQuery
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2184 2301 2685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 52.11% 61.92% 62.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1929 2056 2465
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

XQuery
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

XQuery Salary Trend in Manchester

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) ADO
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) EDI
3 2 (40.00%) JMS
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) UDDI
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) WSDL
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (60.00%) Development Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Development Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) ADO
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) EDI
3 2 (40.00%) JMS
3 2 (40.00%) UDDI
3 2 (40.00%) WSDL
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Social Media
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) Dependency Management
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) XPath
2 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle