The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hibernate Query Language (HQL)
Rank 871 918 896
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -22
Permanent jobs citing HQL 19 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.012% 0.007%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.034% 0.024% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 6
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +29.03%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56401 63031 59912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.98% 52.50% 53.35%
Number of salaries quoted 47932 53204 51477
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

HQL Salary Histogram in the UK

HQL
Top 7 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 24 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
England +17 19 £50,000 - 2
South East +18 16 £50,000 - 2
West Sussex +19 15 £50,000 - 1
Crawley +3 15 £50,000 - 1
London +31 3 £49,000 -2.00%
Surbiton +4 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Surrey +8 1 £50,000 -16.66% 1

HQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) Java
1 35 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 35 (100.00%) Spring
2 34 (97.14%) Subversion
2 34 (97.14%) Git (software)
2 34 (97.14%) Eclipse
2 34 (97.14%) J2EE
2 34 (97.14%) Ant
3 33 (94.29%) Tomcat
4 32 (91.43%) Apache
4 32 (91.43%) HTML
4 32 (91.43%) CSS
5 31 (88.57%) Linux
5 31 (88.57%) Endeca
5 31 (88.57%) Apache Solr
6 28 (80.00%) hybris
7 24 (68.57%) Web Services
8 23 (65.71%) JUnit
9 20 (57.14%) MVC
9 20 (57.14%) TDD
9 20 (57.14%) Mockito
10 19 (54.29%) REST
10 19 (54.29%) Maven
10 19 (54.29%) SOAP
11 16 (45.71%) E-Commerce
11 16 (45.71%) Degree
11 16 (45.71%) Computer Science
12 15 (42.86%) Velocity
12 15 (42.86%) JIRA
12 15 (42.86%) JSP

HQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 33 (94.29%) Tomcat
2 32 (91.43%) Apache
3 31 (88.57%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (31.43%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 34 (97.14%) Ant
1 34 (97.14%) Eclipse
1 34 (97.14%) Git (software)
1 34 (97.14%) Subversion
2 23 (65.71%) JUnit
3 20 (57.14%) Mockito
4 19 (54.29%) Maven
5 15 (42.86%) JIRA
6 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.86%) Hudson
7 1 (2.86%) IntelliJ
General
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (94.29%) Java Developer
1 33 (94.29%) Developer
2 16 (45.71%) Senior Developer
2 16 (45.71%) Senior Java Developer
2 16 (45.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (17.14%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.86%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 35 (100.00%) Spring
2 34 (97.14%) J2EE
3 32 (91.43%) CSS
3 32 (91.43%) HTML
4 24 (68.57%) Web Services
5 19 (54.29%) REST
5 19 (54.29%) SOAP
6 15 (42.86%) JSP
6 15 (42.86%) Velocity
7 14 (40.00%) XHTML
8 13 (37.14%) XML
9 10 (28.57%) XSLT
9 10 (28.57%) JSF
10 6 (17.14%) Java EE
10 6 (17.14%) Spring MVC
11 1 (2.86%) Spring Security
11 1 (2.86%) Spring Integration
11 1 (2.86%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) MVC
1 20 (57.14%) TDD
2 16 (45.71%) E-Commerce
3 14 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 10 (28.57%) Line Management
5 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.86%) Planning Poker
7 1 (2.86%) BDD
7 1 (2.86%) Loose Coupling
7 1 (2.86%) Critical Success Factor
7 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.86%) Scrum
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.86%) Electronic Design Automation
7 1 (2.86%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (88.57%) Endeca
2 28 (80.00%) hybris
3 3 (8.57%) Google
Surrey
Gold Group
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits and Package
Posted: 24 days ago