The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XQuery
Rank 898 847 881
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +34
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 39 127 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.12% 0.097%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.073% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 32 93 99
Median salary £45,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.47% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,650 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £59,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.40%

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
53231 56491 62787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.91% 51.16% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 46017 48003 53138
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 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing XQuery as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016 within the UK.

XQuery Salary Histogram in the UK

XQuery
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -72 23 £46,750 +10.00% 4
Scotland +11 14 £45,000 +5.88%
Glasgow +2 14 £45,000 +5.88%
South West +4 6 £65,000 +50.28% 1
Walsall - 6 £46,750 -
West Midlands - 6 £46,750 -
London -41 4 £60,000 +20.00%
North West - 3 £35,000 -
Bournemouth - 3 £81,250 -
Manchester - 3 £35,000 -
Dorset - 3 £81,250 -
Hertfordshire +16 2 £55,000 - 2
East of England -4 2 £55,000 +42.85% 2
Somerset - 2 £41,500 -
Brighton +7 1 £45,000 +25.00%
Yorkshire 0 1 £45,500 +40.00%
East Sussex -3 1 £45,000 +25.00%
South East -13 1 £45,000 +9.75% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Taunton - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £45,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,500 -

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing XQuery 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 XQuery.

1 87 (79.09%) XML
2 71 (64.55%) Java
3 67 (60.91%) XSLT
4 65 (59.09%) XPath
5 64 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (58.18%) Web Services
6 58 (52.73%) SQL Server
7 55 (50.00%) SQL
8 50 (45.45%) JavaScript
9 45 (40.91%) CSS
10 36 (32.73%) Unix
11 33 (30.00%) .NET
11 33 (30.00%) jQuery
12 32 (29.09%) C#
12 32 (29.09%) HTML
13 30 (27.27%) Microsoft
13 30 (27.27%) MVC
13 30 (27.27%) TDD
14 29 (26.36%) MarkLogic
15 27 (24.55%) Analytical Skills
15 27 (24.55%) Spring
15 27 (24.55%) Oracle
16 26 (23.64%) Software Engineering
16 26 (23.64%) Degree
16 26 (23.64%) JSON
17 25 (22.73%) Maven
17 25 (22.73%) SOAP
18 24 (21.82%) Shell Script
19 23 (20.91%) J2EE
19 23 (20.91%) CSS3

XQuery
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 17 (15.45%) CMS
2 14 (12.73%) Sitecore CMS
2 14 (12.73%) Umbraco
3 11 (10.00%) Apache Solr
4 10 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 8 (7.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (6.36%) WebLogic
7 6 (5.45%) Apache Spark
7 6 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (4.55%) Apache
8 5 (4.55%) Jetty
8 5 (4.55%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.73%) Mule
9 3 (2.73%) Mule ESB
10 2 (1.82%) Documentum
10 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.91%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.91%) IIS
11 1 (0.91%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (5.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (8.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (6.36%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.27%) HTTP
2 11 (10.00%) FTP
3 9 (8.18%) SSL
4 6 (5.45%) Internet
5 3 (2.73%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.82%) AMQP
6 2 (1.82%) SMPP
6 2 (1.82%) SMTP
7 1 (0.91%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (52.73%) SQL Server
2 29 (26.36%) MarkLogic
3 20 (18.18%) Oracle Database
4 15 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 15 (13.64%) Sybase ASE
5 10 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
6 9 (8.18%) MySQL
6 9 (8.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (7.27%) NoSQL
8 6 (5.45%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.55%) BaseX
9 5 (4.55%) Big Data
9 5 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (4.55%) SQLite
10 4 (3.64%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (3.64%) RDBMS
10 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (22.73%) Maven
2 12 (10.91%) Mercurial
2 12 (10.91%) Subversion
3 10 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 9 (8.18%) Visual Studio
5 7 (6.36%) Ant
6 6 (5.45%) JUnit
6 6 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.64%) TestNG
8 3 (2.73%) Jasmine
8 3 (2.73%) Selenium
8 3 (2.73%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.82%) git-flow
9 2 (1.82%) Grunt
9 2 (1.82%) gulp
10 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.91%) JIRA
10 1 (0.91%) Mockito
10 1 (0.91%) Rational Rose
10 1 (0.91%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (7.27%) Publishing
3 7 (6.36%) Front Office
4 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.91%) Back Office
5 1 (0.91%) Banking
5 1 (0.91%) Danish Language
5 1 (0.91%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (58.18%) Developer
2 26 (23.64%) .NET Developer
2 26 (23.64%) Java Developer
3 19 (17.27%) Java Engineer
4 17 (15.45%) Software Engineer
5 16 (14.55%) Java Software Engineer
6 15 (13.64%) Analyst
7 13 (11.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (11.82%) C# Developer
7 13 (11.82%) Senior Java Engineer
7 13 (11.82%) Senior Software Engineer
8 12 (10.91%) Programmer
8 12 (10.91%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (10.91%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 11 (10.00%) Senior Developer
10 10 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (8.18%) SQL Developer
11 9 (8.18%) Technical Leader
12 7 (6.36%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (79.09%) XML
2 67 (60.91%) XSLT
3 64 (58.18%) Web Services
4 45 (40.91%) CSS
5 33 (30.00%) .NET
5 33 (30.00%) jQuery
6 32 (29.09%) HTML
7 27 (24.55%) Spring
8 26 (23.64%) JSON
9 25 (22.73%) SOAP
10 23 (20.91%) CSS3
10 23 (20.91%) J2EE
11 22 (20.00%) JMS
12 19 (17.27%) Hibernate
13 18 (16.36%) Apache Flex
13 18 (16.36%) WCF
14 17 (15.45%) AngularJS
14 17 (15.45%) FpML
15 16 (14.55%) ASP.NET
16 14 (12.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.55%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.45%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.73%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.91%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.91%) User Experience
7 1 (0.91%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.73%) Unix
2 18 (16.36%) Linux
3 4 (3.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (27.27%) MVC
2 30 (27.27%) TDD
3 26 (23.64%) Software Engineering
4 21 (19.09%) OO
5 20 (18.18%) SOA
6 19 (17.27%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (13.64%) Open Source
8 15 (13.64%) Strategic Planning
8 15 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
9 14 (12.73%) OOD
10 13 (11.82%) Project Management
10 13 (11.82%) SDLC
11 12 (10.91%) Mentoring
11 12 (10.91%) Scrum
12 11 (10.00%) Data Mapping
12 11 (10.00%) Problem Management
13 9 (8.18%) ETL
13 9 (8.18%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 71 (64.55%) Java
2 65 (59.09%) XPath
3 55 (50.00%) SQL
4 50 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 32 (29.09%) C#
6 24 (21.82%) Shell Script
7 17 (15.45%) T-SQL
8 14 (12.73%) PL/SQL
9 7 (6.36%) Python
10 6 (5.45%) Jython
10 6 (5.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 4 (3.64%) PHP
12 3 (2.73%) Ruby
13 2 (1.82%) C
13 2 (1.82%) C++
13 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.82%) SPARQL
13 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.91%) Groovy
14 1 (0.91%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (23.64%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) OCA
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.91%) PhD
2 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) RosettaNet
2 6 (5.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.45%) Oracle Identity Management
1 6 (5.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 27 (24.55%) Oracle
3 15 (13.64%) Cognos
3 15 (13.64%) Sybase
4 14 (12.73%) EPiServer
4 14 (12.73%) Sitecore
5 11 (10.00%) SAP
6 9 (8.18%) Remedy
7 7 (6.36%) Blue Martini
7 7 (6.36%) BMC
8 3 (2.73%) Computacenter
8 3 (2.73%) EMC
8 3 (2.73%) Intel Security
8 3 (2.73%) iRise
9 2 (1.82%) Cisco
9 2 (1.82%) HP
9 2 (1.82%) NetApp
9 2 (1.82%) VMware
10 1 (0.91%) CA
10 1 (0.91%) Google
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