The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XQuery
Rank - 267 257
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.014% 0.030%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.029% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +6.25%
XQuery
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2781 3499 3948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.26% 50.57% 59.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2374 3094 3439
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

XQuery
Salary Trend in the North West

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

XQuery Salary Trend in the North West

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) LAMP
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) XSL
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) NUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (33.33%) Alfresco
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) NUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
3 2 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior LAMP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) LAMP
2 4 (66.67%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OWASP
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) SOLID
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Zend