The first table below looks at the demand for HQL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HQL over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hibernate Query Language (HQL)
Rank 909 881 893
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +12
Permanent jobs citing HQL 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.007% 0.002% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £54,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 - £40,000
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60539 57184 63351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.71% 52.58% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 51388 49065 55722
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

HQL
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HQL within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

HQL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HQL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HQL within the UK.

HQL Salary Trend in the UK

HQL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HQL over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 within the UK.

HQL Salary Histogram in the UK

HQL
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HQL within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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
England -23 4 £54,500 -
South East - 3 £60,000 -
London -58 1 £49,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £49,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £60,000 -
Surrey - 1 £60,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £60,000 -
Crawley - 1 £35,000 -
Guildford - 1 £60,000 -

HQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing HQL 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 HQL.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
1 21 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 20 (95.24%) Spring
3 18 (85.71%) Degree
4 12 (57.14%) XSLT
4 12 (57.14%) Linux
4 12 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
5 11 (52.38%) Subversion
5 11 (52.38%) Apache Solr
5 11 (52.38%) hybris
5 11 (52.38%) HTML
5 11 (52.38%) JIRA
5 11 (52.38%) Computer Science
5 11 (52.38%) Velocity
5 11 (52.38%) JSF
5 11 (52.38%) Endeca
5 11 (52.38%) J2EE
5 11 (52.38%) MySQL
5 11 (52.38%) Ant
5 11 (52.38%) CSS
5 11 (52.38%) JSP
5 11 (52.38%) XML
5 11 (52.38%) Apache
5 11 (52.38%) Tomcat
5 11 (52.38%) XHTML
5 11 (52.38%) Eclipse
6 9 (42.86%) JUnit
6 9 (42.86%) TestNG

HQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing HQL 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 HQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (52.38%) Apache Solr
1 11 (52.38%) Apache
1 11 (52.38%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (52.38%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) OLAP
3 1 (4.76%) HSQLDB
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 11 (52.38%) Subversion
2 11 (52.38%) JIRA
2 11 (52.38%) Ant
2 11 (52.38%) Eclipse
3 9 (42.86%) JUnit
3 9 (42.86%) TestNG
3 9 (42.86%) DbUnit
General
1 6 (28.57%) Banking
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Java Developer
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 20 (95.24%) Spring
3 12 (57.14%) XSLT
4 11 (52.38%) HTML
4 11 (52.38%) Velocity
4 11 (52.38%) JSF
4 11 (52.38%) J2EE
4 11 (52.38%) CSS
4 11 (52.38%) JSP
4 11 (52.38%) XML
4 11 (52.38%) XHTML
5 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (4.76%) .NET
5 1 (4.76%) XSL
5 1 (4.76%) Ehcache
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (4.76%) OO
2 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) ActionScript
2 1 (4.76%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) hybris
1 11 (52.38%) Endeca