The table below looks at the statistics for HQL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HQL over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hibernate Query Language (HQL)
Rank - 953 998
Permanent jobs citing HQL 0 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.011% 0.013%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.022% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 14
Median salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary - £50,000 £50,000

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
52141 55573 62414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.31% 51.41% 52.77%
Number of salaries quoted 45144 47268 53324
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

HQL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing HQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing HQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for HQL.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Swing
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) AOP
1 1 (100.00%) Endeca
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Wicket
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) hybris
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) REST

HQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Wicket
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Swing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) AOP
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Endeca
1 1 (100.00%) hybris