The first table below looks at the demand for XQuery skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 780 669 742
Rank change year-on-year
-111 +73
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 113 212 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.37% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 95 180 103
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59777 57287 63667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.90% 52.66% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 50809 49277 56082
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend

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

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XQuery
Salary Trend

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

XQuery Salary Trend in the UK

XQuery
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XQuery over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 within the UK.

XQuery Salary Histogram in the UK

XQuery
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 -126 94 £45,000 -5.26% 7
London -123 24 £70,000 +40.00% 3
North West +24 22 £45,000 -
South East -33 22 £50,000 +33.33% 2
South West -9 20 £42,500 - 2
Scotland -18 18 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Manchester +24 16 £45,000 -
Cheltenham - 14 £42,500 - 2
Gloucestershire - 14 £42,500 - 2
Edinburgh -2 13 £45,000 +12.50%
East Sussex -27 13 £50,000 +33.33%
Brighton -31 13 £50,000 +33.33%
Stockport - 12 £45,000 -
Cheshire +9 6 £52,500 +16.66%
City of London -48 6 £56,250 +2.27%
Bristol - 6 - -
Hampshire -4 5 £35,000 -6.66%
Basingstoke - 5 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire +7 4 £70,000 +36.58%
West Lothian - 4 £46,250 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 4 £52,500 -
Leeds - 4 £52,500 -
Linlithgow - 4 £46,250 - 1
Cheadle - 3 - -
Ealing -3 2 - - 1
East of England -19 2 £33,750 -30.76%
Kidlington - 2 £70,000 -
Oxford - 2 £70,000 -
Ipswich +8 1 £40,000 +6.66%

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 225 (96.57%) XML
2 165 (70.82%) XSLT
3 160 (68.67%) Java
4 126 (54.08%) SQL
5 122 (52.36%) JavaScript
6 119 (51.07%) HTML
7 116 (49.79%) CSS
8 109 (46.78%) XPath
9 94 (40.34%) SQL Server
10 84 (36.05%) Spring
11 83 (35.62%) Subversion
12 81 (34.76%) .NET
13 80 (34.33%) Web Services
14 69 (29.61%) Git (software)
15 61 (26.18%) Oracle
16 59 (25.32%) Microsoft
17 58 (24.89%) TDD
18 57 (24.46%) Agile Software Development
19 54 (23.18%) jQuery
20 52 (22.32%) ASP.NET
20 52 (22.32%) Ajax
20 52 (22.32%) Continuous Integration
21 49 (21.03%) Tomcat
22 48 (20.60%) Linux
23 43 (18.45%) Degree
23 43 (18.45%) MarkLogic
24 42 (18.03%) C#
25 41 (17.60%) J2EE
25 41 (17.60%) Windows
25 41 (17.60%) SOA

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 49 (21.03%) Tomcat
2 28 (12.02%) WebLogic
3 27 (11.59%) Apache
3 27 (11.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 21 (9.01%) Jetty
5 17 (7.30%) IIS
6 13 (5.58%) SharePoint
7 12 (5.15%) Oracle Service Bus
8 10 (4.29%) Drupal
9 9 (3.86%) CMS
9 9 (3.86%) Oracle Workflow
9 9 (3.86%) WebSphere
9 9 (3.86%) Apache Solr
10 7 (3.00%) Alfresco
11 5 (2.15%) Documentum
12 4 (1.72%) Mule
13 3 (1.29%) OpenEdge
13 3 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (11.16%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.86%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.58%) GitHub
2 6 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.73%) SMTP
1 18 (7.73%) FTP
2 14 (6.01%) Internet
3 7 (3.00%) HTTP
4 4 (1.72%) SSL
5 3 (1.29%) LDAP
6 2 (0.86%) VoIP
6 2 (0.86%) SAN
7 1 (0.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (40.34%) SQL Server
2 43 (18.45%) MarkLogic
3 37 (15.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (13.73%) Oracle Database
5 30 (12.88%) MySQL
6 29 (12.45%) Relational Database
7 27 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (11.59%) Oracle Database 11g
8 24 (10.30%) Oracle ODI
9 20 (8.58%) NoSQL
10 12 (5.15%) Triplestore
11 9 (3.86%) Big Data
11 9 (3.86%) Hadoop
12 8 (3.43%) Data Mining
13 7 (3.00%) RDBMS
13 7 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (2.58%) MongoDB
14 6 (2.58%) HBase
14 6 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (2.58%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 83 (35.62%) Subversion
2 69 (29.61%) Git (software)
3 37 (15.88%) JUnit
4 35 (15.02%) Ant
5 32 (13.73%) Eclipse
6 31 (13.30%) Maven
7 20 (8.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (8.58%) Hudson
8 16 (6.87%) Mockito
8 16 (6.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 14 (6.01%) Selenium
10 13 (5.58%) Visual Studio
10 13 (5.58%) Jenkins
11 11 (4.72%) SoapUI
12 10 (4.29%) CruiseControl
13 8 (3.43%) JDeveloper
13 8 (3.43%) Cucumber
13 8 (3.43%) WebDriver
14 7 (3.00%) JBehave
15 6 (2.58%) Gradle
General
1 29 (12.45%) Publishing
2 28 (12.02%) Finance
3 18 (7.73%) Telecoms
4 14 (6.01%) Marketing
5 7 (3.00%) Advertising
5 7 (3.00%) Banking
6 5 (2.15%) Law
6 5 (2.15%) Legal
7 4 (1.72%) Retail
7 4 (1.72%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 115 (49.36%) Developer
2 50 (21.46%) Java Developer
3 33 (14.16%) Software Developer
4 26 (11.16%) .NET Developer
5 25 (10.73%) Team Leader
6 24 (10.30%) Development Team Leader
7 21 (9.01%) Web Developer
8 20 (8.58%) Analyst
9 19 (8.15%) Java Web Developer
10 18 (7.73%) Middleware Specialist
10 18 (7.73%) .NET Software Developer
11 16 (6.87%) Software Development Team Leader
11 16 (6.87%) Software Team Leader
11 16 (6.87%) Senior Developer
12 15 (6.44%) Consultant
13 13 (5.58%) Architect
14 12 (5.15%) Software Engineer
14 12 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (5.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 11 (4.72%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (96.57%) XML
2 165 (70.82%) XSLT
3 119 (51.07%) HTML
4 116 (49.79%) CSS
5 84 (36.05%) Spring
6 81 (34.76%) .NET
7 80 (34.33%) Web Services
8 54 (23.18%) jQuery
9 52 (22.32%) ASP.NET
9 52 (22.32%) Ajax
10 41 (17.60%) Hibernate
10 41 (17.60%) J2EE
10 41 (17.60%) HTML5
11 36 (15.45%) SOAP
11 36 (15.45%) Middleware
12 35 (15.02%) JSP
13 28 (12.02%) REST
14 25 (10.73%) Servlets
15 23 (9.87%) XML Schema
16 18 (7.73%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.02%) Mobile App
2 18 (7.73%) Social Media
3 16 (6.87%) Semantic Web
3 16 (6.87%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (6.01%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.72%) Inversion of Control
6 8 (3.43%) Linked Data
7 6 (2.58%) Open Source
7 6 (2.58%) Taxonomies
7 6 (2.58%) Ontologies
8 5 (2.15%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.29%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.86%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.86%) NHS
10 2 (0.86%) W3C
10 2 (0.86%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.86%) Replication
10 2 (0.86%) Equities
11 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 48 (20.60%) Linux
2 41 (17.60%) Windows
3 31 (13.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (10.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (8.15%) UNIX
6 13 (5.58%) Android
7 7 (3.00%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.15%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.29%) Fedora
9 3 (1.29%) OS/2
9 3 (1.29%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (24.89%) TDD
2 57 (24.46%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (22.32%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (17.60%) SOA
5 38 (16.31%) OO
6 36 (15.45%) Content Management
7 34 (14.59%) Scrum
8 32 (13.73%) BDD
9 25 (10.73%) Automated Testing
10 24 (10.30%) MVC
11 23 (9.87%) Business Analysis
12 20 (8.58%) BPMN
12 20 (8.58%) Mobile Application Development
13 17 (7.30%) Build Automation
14 16 (6.87%) Project Management
15 15 (6.44%) Multithreading
16 14 (6.01%) Integration Testing
17 12 (5.15%) Technical Architecture
17 12 (5.15%) Workflow
18 11 (4.72%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 160 (68.67%) Java
2 126 (54.08%) SQL
3 122 (52.36%) JavaScript
4 109 (46.78%) XPath
5 42 (18.03%) C#
6 22 (9.44%) PL/SQL
7 21 (9.01%) Python
8 19 (8.15%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 16 (6.87%) Jython
10 13 (5.58%) SPARQL
11 12 (5.15%) Groovy
12 10 (4.29%) PHP
13 9 (3.86%) Shell Script
14 7 (3.00%) T-SQL
14 7 (3.00%) Scala
15 6 (2.58%) Ruby
15 6 (2.58%) C++
15 6 (2.58%) VB.NET
16 5 (2.15%) VC++
17 4 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (18.45%) Degree
2 6 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.15%) ISEB
3 5 (2.15%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.29%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.86%) PhD
6 1 (0.43%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.72%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.58%) Squid
3 2 (0.86%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (8.15%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 19 (8.15%) Oracle Identity Management
2 18 (7.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.43%) Puppet
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 61 (26.18%) Oracle
2 59 (25.32%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.87%) JBoss
4 10 (4.29%) Adobe
5 8 (3.43%) VMware
6 6 (2.58%) Sybase
7 5 (2.15%) Informatica
7 5 (2.15%) Reuters
7 5 (2.15%) Sencha
8 4 (1.72%) IBM
8 4 (1.72%) Ab Initio
8 4 (1.72%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.86%) Sun
9 2 (0.86%) Amdocs
9 2 (0.86%) Telerik
9 2 (0.86%) Google
9 2 (0.86%) Kony
10 1 (0.43%) Akamai
10 1 (0.43%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.43%) Mercator
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Advantage XPO
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ealing, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + pension + share
Posted: 21 days ago