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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XQuery
Rank - 156 149
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 0 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.41% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.78% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 5
Average salary - £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +6.25%
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
1561 2045 1846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 51.40% 52.14% 57.92%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1396 1128
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) XPath
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) SWIFT
2 2 (66.67%) Regular Expression
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) AWS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Regular Expression
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) SWIFT
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) IBM