The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XQuery
Rank 420 429 440
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 34 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.10% 0.066%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 8
Average salary £41,000 £41,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.43%
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10448 11843 11443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.51% 49.44% 50.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8990 10137 10018
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

XQuery
Salary Trend in the South East

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

XQuery Salary Trend in the South East

XQuery
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XQuery across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

XQuery Salary Histogram in the South East

XQuery
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
East Sussex +2 20 £36,000 -28.00%
Berkshire - 6 £51,250 -
Oxfordshire +10 3 £30,000 -21.05%
Sussex - 3 £57,500 -
Surrey +10 1 £45,000 -17.80%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £42,000 -
XQuery
England

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 54 (93.10%) XML
2 52 (89.66%) Java
3 50 (86.21%) SQL
4 40 (68.97%) HTML
5 39 (67.24%) Subversion
5 39 (67.24%) Spring
5 39 (67.24%) XPath
6 38 (65.52%) JavaScript
7 35 (60.34%) Web Services
7 35 (60.34%) Linux
7 35 (60.34%) Tomcat
8 33 (56.90%) UNIX
9 32 (55.17%) CSS
10 31 (53.45%) Hibernate
11 28 (48.28%) XSLT
11 28 (48.28%) Git (software)
12 26 (44.83%) Maven
13 25 (43.10%) Oracle
14 24 (41.38%) J2EE
15 23 (39.66%) JPA
15 23 (39.66%) Scala
16 21 (36.21%) PostgreSQL
16 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
17 20 (34.48%) SOAP
17 20 (34.48%) jQuery
18 19 (32.76%) Windows
19 18 (31.03%) Perl
20 17 (29.31%) Ant
20 17 (29.31%) OO
21 16 (27.59%) MVC

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 35 (60.34%) Tomcat
2 10 (17.24%) Jetty
3 8 (13.79%) WebSphere
4 7 (12.07%) Apache Solr
5 5 (8.62%) Apache
6 4 (6.90%) Liferay
6 4 (6.90%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (6.90%) WebLogic
6 4 (6.90%) JBoss
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.45%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
1 21 (36.21%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (25.86%) MySQL
3 13 (22.41%) NoSQL
4 11 (18.97%) MarkLogic
5 8 (13.79%) BaseX
5 8 (13.79%) MongoDB
5 8 (13.79%) SQLite
6 4 (6.90%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
6 4 (6.90%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (5.17%) Redis
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.72%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 39 (67.24%) Subversion
2 28 (48.28%) Git (software)
3 26 (44.83%) Maven
4 17 (29.31%) Ant
5 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.90%) Eclipse
6 4 (6.90%) Log4j
7 2 (3.45%) JUnit
7 2 (3.45%) Selenium
7 2 (3.45%) jMock
7 2 (3.45%) AnthillPro
7 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.45%) JBehave
7 2 (3.45%) MSTest
7 2 (3.45%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (13.79%) Publishing
2 5 (8.62%) Retail
3 4 (6.90%) Finance
4 2 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (81.03%) Developer
2 31 (53.45%) Java Developer
3 23 (39.66%) Senior Developer
4 22 (37.93%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (31.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 17 (29.31%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 9 (15.52%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.90%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Perl Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Technical Manager
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Perl Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Oracle Project Manager
9 3 (5.17%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
9 3 (5.17%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (5.17%) AWS Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Architect
9 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
9 3 (5.17%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (93.10%) XML
2 40 (68.97%) HTML
3 39 (67.24%) Spring
4 35 (60.34%) Web Services
5 32 (55.17%) CSS
6 31 (53.45%) Hibernate
7 28 (48.28%) XSLT
8 24 (41.38%) J2EE
9 23 (39.66%) JPA
10 20 (34.48%) jQuery
10 20 (34.48%) SOAP
11 14 (24.14%) Servlets
11 14 (24.14%) Spring MVC
12 13 (22.41%) Java EE
12 13 (22.41%) JSP
13 11 (18.97%) .NET
13 11 (18.97%) XML Schema
14 9 (15.52%) Cocoon
14 9 (15.52%) Tapestry
14 9 (15.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.24%) Data Structures
2 10 (17.24%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (15.52%) Open Source
4 7 (12.07%) Visualisation
4 7 (12.07%) Computer Science
5 6 (10.34%) Social Media
6 4 (6.90%) Client/Server
6 4 (6.90%) Algorithms
7 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
8 2 (3.45%) User Experience
9 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.72%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 35 (60.34%) Linux
2 33 (56.90%) UNIX
3 19 (32.76%) Windows
4 3 (5.17%) Android
4 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) OO
2 16 (27.59%) MVC
3 15 (25.86%) SOA
4 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (24.14%) Web Development
5 11 (18.97%) Asset Management
6 10 (17.24%) Release Management
6 10 (17.24%) Project Management
6 10 (17.24%) Data Modelling
7 7 (12.07%) TOGAF
8 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (10.34%) Scrum
8 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.34%) UML
9 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.62%) TDD
9 5 (8.62%) Use Case
10 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.90%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (89.66%) Java
2 50 (86.21%) SQL
3 39 (67.24%) XPath
4 38 (65.52%) JavaScript
5 23 (39.66%) Scala
6 18 (31.03%) Perl
7 15 (25.86%) Groovy
7 15 (25.86%) Ruby
8 8 (13.79%) Clojure
9 7 (12.07%) PL/SQL
10 6 (10.34%) Shell Script
11 4 (6.90%) C#
12 3 (5.17%) COBOL
12 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
12 3 (5.17%) SPARQL
13 2 (3.45%) VBScript
13 2 (3.45%) Python
13 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (43.10%) Oracle
2 7 (12.07%) iRise
3 4 (6.90%) VMware
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.45%) Adobe
5 1 (1.72%) Sun
5 1 (1.72%) IBM