The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 234 227 209
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 11 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.35% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 17
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +1.26%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,000 £41,000
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3493 3450 3315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.16% 58.15% 58.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3060 3072 2980
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

XQuery
Salary Trend in the South West

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

XQuery Salary Trend in the South West

XQuery
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 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
Bristol +19 8 £33,000 -22.35%
Somerset - 2 - -
XQuery
England

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 33 (97.06%) XML
2 18 (52.94%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) Spring
2 18 (52.94%) Maven
3 17 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 17 (50.00%) SQL
3 17 (50.00%) JUnit
3 17 (50.00%) Oracle
3 17 (50.00%) Middleware
3 17 (50.00%) SOA
4 16 (47.06%) C#
4 16 (47.06%) Oracle Service Bus
5 15 (44.12%) Oracle Database
5 15 (44.12%) XPath
5 15 (44.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (44.12%) Linux
5 15 (44.12%) JDeveloper
6 14 (41.18%) Finance
6 14 (41.18%) Hibernate
6 14 (41.18%) XML Schema
6 14 (41.18%) Eclipse
6 14 (41.18%) Web Services
6 14 (41.18%) JBoss
6 14 (41.18%) J2EE
6 14 (41.18%) JDBC
6 14 (41.18%) JSP
6 14 (41.18%) WebLogic
6 14 (41.18%) Integration Testing
6 14 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (41.18%) Oracle SOA Suite

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 16 (47.06%) Oracle Service Bus
2 14 (41.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (41.18%) WebLogic
2 14 (41.18%) JBoss
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) SMTP
1 13 (38.24%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle Database 11g
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle Database
2 13 (38.24%) Relational Database
2 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 13 (38.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Maven
2 17 (50.00%) JUnit
3 15 (44.12%) JDeveloper
4 14 (41.18%) Eclipse
4 14 (41.18%) Hudson
5 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 13 (38.24%) Telecoms
3 8 (23.53%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) Java Developer
3 13 (38.24%) .NET Developer
3 13 (38.24%) .NET Software Developer
3 13 (38.24%) Software Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Middleware Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Junior Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Junior .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Junior Software Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Junior
6 2 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Designer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (97.06%) XML
2 18 (52.94%) Spring
3 17 (50.00%) Middleware
3 17 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 14 (41.18%) Apache CXF
4 14 (41.18%) Hibernate
4 14 (41.18%) Web Services
4 14 (41.18%) XML Schema
4 14 (41.18%) JDBC
4 14 (41.18%) JSP
4 14 (41.18%) J2EE
5 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
5 13 (38.24%) CSS
5 13 (38.24%) HTML
5 13 (38.24%) .NET
5 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 11 (32.35%) Spring Batch
7 5 (14.71%) XSLT
8 4 (11.76%) Grails
8 4 (11.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.82%) Open Source
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (38.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) SOA
2 14 (41.18%) Integration Testing
2 14 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (38.24%) Mobile Application Development
4 11 (32.35%) ETL
5 6 (17.65%) BPEL
6 4 (11.76%) TDD
6 4 (11.76%) OO
7 3 (8.82%) Scrum
7 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) CRM
8 1 (2.94%) ERP
8 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.94%) Data Security
8 1 (2.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Java
2 17 (50.00%) SQL
3 16 (47.06%) C#
4 15 (44.12%) XPath
5 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.76%) C++
6 4 (11.76%) Groovy
7 3 (8.82%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Oracle
2 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Informatica
3 1 (2.94%) Siebel