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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 776 667 756
Rank change year-on-year
-109 +89
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 105 203 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.36% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 87 168 106
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 £34,000
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
60005 56979 63005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.53% 52.56% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 50842 48864 55418
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
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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 -147 90 £46,000 -3.15% 4
London -115 25 £70,000 +40.00% 3
North West +19 22 £45,000 -
South West -8 21 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Manchester +15 16 £45,000 -
South East -39 16 £50,000 +33.33%
Scotland -10 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Gloucestershire - 15 £37,500 - 1
Cheltenham - 15 £37,500 - 1
Edinburgh -4 13 £45,000 +12.50%
Stockport - 12 £45,000 -
Brighton -32 10 £50,000 +29.03%
East Sussex -35 10 £50,000 +29.03%
Cheshire +2 6 £52,500 +16.66%
City of London -48 6 £56,250 +2.27% 1
Bristol - 6 - -
Oxfordshire +11 4 £70,000 +36.58%
West Yorkshire - 4 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 4 £52,500 -
Leeds - 4 £52,500 -
Cheadle - 3 - -
Ealing -5 2 - - 1
Hampshire -7 2 £35,000 -6.66%
East of England -21 2 £33,750 -30.76%
West Lothian - 2 £47,500 -
Kidlington - 2 £70,000 -
Oxford - 2 £70,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 £35,000 -
Linlithgow - 2 £47,500 -
Ipswich +10 1 £40,000 +6.66%

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 212 (96.80%) XML
2 156 (71.23%) XSLT
3 153 (69.86%) Java
4 119 (54.34%) JavaScript
4 119 (54.34%) HTML
4 119 (54.34%) SQL
5 116 (52.97%) CSS
6 104 (47.49%) XPath
7 90 (41.10%) SQL Server
8 82 (37.44%) Subversion
9 80 (36.53%) Spring
10 77 (35.16%) Web Services
11 76 (34.70%) .NET
12 68 (31.05%) Git (software)
13 58 (26.48%) TDD
14 57 (26.03%) Microsoft
15 55 (25.11%) Oracle
15 55 (25.11%) jQuery
16 51 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
16 51 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
16 51 (23.29%) Ajax
17 49 (22.37%) ASP.NET
18 44 (20.09%) Linux
18 44 (20.09%) Tomcat
19 42 (19.18%) C#
19 42 (19.18%) Degree
20 41 (18.72%) Windows
21 40 (18.26%) J2EE
21 40 (18.26%) Hibernate
22 39 (17.81%) OO

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 44 (20.09%) Tomcat
2 28 (12.79%) WebLogic
3 27 (12.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 24 (10.96%) Apache
5 21 (9.59%) Jetty
6 15 (6.85%) IIS
7 12 (5.48%) Oracle Service Bus
8 11 (5.02%) SharePoint
9 10 (4.57%) Drupal
10 9 (4.11%) WebSphere
11 8 (3.65%) Apache Solr
11 8 (3.65%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (3.20%) CMS
13 6 (2.74%) Alfresco
14 5 (2.28%) Documentum
15 3 (1.37%) Mule
16 2 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 26 (11.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.83%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.68%) SMTP
1 19 (8.68%) FTP
2 14 (6.39%) Internet
3 5 (2.28%) HTTP
4 4 (1.83%) SSL
5 3 (1.37%) LDAP
6 2 (0.91%) VoIP
6 2 (0.91%) SAN
7 1 (0.46%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (41.10%) SQL Server
2 39 (17.81%) MarkLogic
3 37 (16.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (13.70%) Oracle Database
5 29 (13.24%) Relational Database
6 27 (12.33%) MySQL
7 26 (11.87%) Oracle Database 11g
7 26 (11.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 24 (10.96%) Oracle ODI
9 16 (7.31%) NoSQL
10 12 (5.48%) Triplestore
11 9 (4.11%) Big Data
12 8 (3.65%) Hadoop
13 7 (3.20%) Data Mining
14 6 (2.74%) MongoDB
14 6 (2.74%) HBase
14 6 (2.74%) RDBMS
14 6 (2.74%) Text Mining
15 5 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 4 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 82 (37.44%) Subversion
2 68 (31.05%) Git (software)
3 38 (17.35%) JUnit
4 33 (15.07%) Ant
5 32 (14.61%) Eclipse
6 28 (12.79%) Maven
7 19 (8.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (8.68%) Hudson
8 17 (7.76%) Mockito
9 14 (6.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 13 (5.94%) Selenium
11 12 (5.48%) Visual Studio
12 11 (5.02%) Jenkins
13 10 (4.57%) SoapUI
13 10 (4.57%) CruiseControl
14 8 (3.65%) Cucumber
15 7 (3.20%) JDeveloper
15 7 (3.20%) WebDriver
16 6 (2.74%) JBehave
16 6 (2.74%) InstallShield
General
1 28 (12.79%) Publishing
2 27 (12.33%) Finance
3 19 (8.68%) Telecoms
4 14 (6.39%) Marketing
5 6 (2.74%) Banking
6 5 (2.28%) Law
6 5 (2.28%) Legal
6 5 (2.28%) Advertising
7 4 (1.83%) Retail
8 3 (1.37%) Front Office
8 3 (1.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 109 (49.77%) Developer
2 49 (22.37%) Java Developer
3 34 (15.53%) Software Developer
4 27 (12.33%) .NET Developer
5 25 (11.42%) Team Leader
6 24 (10.96%) Development Team Leader
7 21 (9.59%) Web Developer
8 19 (8.68%) .NET Software Developer
8 19 (8.68%) Analyst
8 19 (8.68%) Java Web Developer
9 18 (8.22%) Middleware Specialist
10 16 (7.31%) Software Team Leader
10 16 (7.31%) Senior Developer
10 16 (7.31%) Software Development Team Leader
11 14 (6.39%) Architect
12 13 (5.94%) Solutions Architect
12 13 (5.94%) Consultant
13 12 (5.48%) Software Engineer
13 12 (5.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 11 (5.02%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (96.80%) XML
2 156 (71.23%) XSLT
3 119 (54.34%) HTML
4 116 (52.97%) CSS
5 80 (36.53%) Spring
6 77 (35.16%) Web Services
7 76 (34.70%) .NET
8 55 (25.11%) jQuery
9 51 (23.29%) Ajax
10 49 (22.37%) ASP.NET
11 40 (18.26%) J2EE
11 40 (18.26%) Hibernate
12 39 (17.81%) HTML5
13 36 (16.44%) JSP
14 35 (15.98%) SOAP
15 34 (15.53%) Middleware
16 26 (11.87%) REST
16 26 (11.87%) Servlets
17 19 (8.68%) ASP.NET 2.0
17 19 (8.68%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.79%) Mobile App
2 16 (7.31%) Social Media
2 16 (7.31%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (7.31%) Semantic Web
3 14 (6.39%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.02%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (3.65%) Linked Data
6 6 (2.74%) Taxonomies
6 6 (2.74%) Ontologies
7 5 (2.28%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.28%) Open Source
8 2 (0.91%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.91%) NHS
8 2 (0.91%) W3C
8 2 (0.91%) Equities
8 2 (0.91%) Replication
9 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 44 (20.09%) Linux
2 41 (18.72%) Windows
3 31 (14.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (11.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (8.22%) UNIX
6 10 (4.57%) Android
7 5 (2.28%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.83%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.37%) Fedora
9 3 (1.37%) OS/2
9 3 (1.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (26.48%) TDD
2 51 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
2 51 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (17.81%) OO
3 39 (17.81%) SOA
4 32 (14.61%) Content Management
5 30 (13.70%) BDD
5 30 (13.70%) Scrum
6 23 (10.50%) MVC
6 23 (10.50%) Business Analysis
6 23 (10.50%) Automated Testing
7 21 (9.59%) Mobile Application Development
8 20 (9.13%) BPMN
9 16 (7.31%) Build Automation
9 16 (7.31%) Project Management
10 15 (6.85%) Multithreading
11 14 (6.39%) Integration Testing
12 12 (5.48%) Technical Architecture
13 11 (5.02%) Web Application Development
14 10 (4.57%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 153 (69.86%) Java
2 119 (54.34%) JavaScript
2 119 (54.34%) SQL
3 104 (47.49%) XPath
4 42 (19.18%) C#
5 21 (9.59%) Python
5 21 (9.59%) PL/SQL
6 19 (8.68%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 16 (7.31%) Jython
8 11 (5.02%) Groovy
9 10 (4.57%) SPARQL
9 10 (4.57%) PHP
10 7 (3.20%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.20%) Scala
11 6 (2.74%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.74%) Ruby
12 5 (2.28%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.28%) C++
12 5 (2.28%) VC++
13 3 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (19.18%) Degree
2 6 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.28%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.28%) ISEB
4 3 (1.37%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.91%) PhD
6 1 (0.46%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.02%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.28%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.74%) Squid
3 2 (0.91%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (8.68%) Oracle Identity Management
1 19 (8.68%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 19 (8.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (26.03%) Microsoft
2 55 (25.11%) Oracle
3 13 (5.94%) JBoss
4 10 (4.57%) Adobe
5 8 (3.65%) VMware
6 5 (2.28%) Reuters
6 5 (2.28%) Sybase
6 5 (2.28%) Sencha
7 3 (1.37%) Ab Initio
7 3 (1.37%) Informatica
7 3 (1.37%) IBM
8 2 (0.91%) Kony
8 2 (0.91%) Sun
8 2 (0.91%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.91%) Telerik
8 2 (0.91%) Google
8 2 (0.91%) Amdocs
9 1 (0.46%) Mercator
9 1 (0.46%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.46%) Akamai
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