The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 148 160 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 7 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.18% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.85% +1.25%
XQuery
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1624 1783 1643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.80% 54.51% 53.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1119 1131 1144
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

XQuery
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

XQuery Salary Trend in Scotland

XQuery
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +1 4 - -
Glasgow +12 3 £42,500 -
XQuery
UK

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (93.33%) XML
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle
3 12 (80.00%) Web Services
4 11 (73.33%) C#
4 11 (73.33%) HTML
4 11 (73.33%) .NET
4 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
4 11 (73.33%) CSS
4 11 (73.33%) XPath
5 10 (66.67%) Finance
5 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
6 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (60.00%) WCF
6 9 (60.00%) jQuery
7 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
7 8 (53.33%) OO
7 8 (53.33%) OOD
7 8 (53.33%) Automated Testing
7 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
7 8 (53.33%) HTML5
8 6 (40.00%) Degree
9 5 (33.33%) XSLT
10 4 (26.67%) Java
10 4 (26.67%) IBM
10 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (26.67%) Data Management
10 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (26.67%) SWIFT

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (6.67%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (6.67%) MarkLogic
6 1 (6.67%) DB2
6 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) MagicDraw
2 1 (6.67%) Hudson
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) XML
2 12 (80.00%) Web Services
3 11 (73.33%) HTML
3 11 (73.33%) .NET
3 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 11 (73.33%) CSS
4 9 (60.00%) WCF
4 9 (60.00%) jQuery
5 8 (53.33%) HTML5
5 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
6 5 (33.33%) XSLT
7 4 (26.67%) Regular Expression
8 3 (20.00%) SOAP
8 3 (20.00%) Middleware
9 1 (6.67%) FpML
9 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
9 1 (6.67%) Spring
9 1 (6.67%) J2EE
9 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (6.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) SWIFT
2 2 (13.33%) DTV
2 2 (13.33%) Replication
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) OO
1 8 (53.33%) OOD
1 8 (53.33%) Automated Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Data Management
2 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) SOA
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) BPMN
4 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) XPath
3 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 3 (20.00%) Jython
6 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) Cognos
5 1 (6.67%) Sybase
5 1 (6.67%) Business Objects