The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 777 738 780
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +42
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 103 141 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 82 110 101
Average salary £42,500 £49,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.26% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,450 £87,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.85% +1.25%

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
55675 57570 62467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.39% 53.41% 54.83%
Number of salaries quoted 47760 48605 55147
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -39 93 £42,000 -16.00% 7
London -66 39 £51,250 -6.81% 3
South East +14 32 £38,500 -26.66% 3
East Sussex - 16 £38,500 - 1
Brighton - 16 £38,500 - 1
South West -9 11 £33,000 -17.50%
Bristol +5 8 £33,000 -22.35%
East of England -13 8 £46,000 +8.23%
Scotland +12 7 £42,500 +21.42%
Oxfordshire +10 7 £30,000 - 1
Oxford +15 5 £30,000 - 1
Bromley - 5 £32,500 -
Norwich +5 4 £46,000 +8.23%
Edinburgh +1 4 - -
Norfolk -1 4 £46,000 +8.23%
Glasgow +12 3 £42,500 -
Essex - 3 £37,500 -
Surrey -7 2 £52,500 - 1
North West -13 2 £42,500 +41.66%
Manchester -15 2 £42,500 +41.66%
Brentwood - 2 - -
Reading - 2 £55,000 -
Somerset - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £55,000 -
City of London -24 1 £55,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £31,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £50,000 -

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 166 (91.21%) XML
2 111 (60.99%) XPath
3 108 (59.34%) Java
4 105 (57.69%) SQL
5 94 (51.65%) Web Services
6 93 (51.10%) XSLT
7 83 (45.60%) HTML
8 80 (43.96%) JavaScript
9 78 (42.86%) CSS
10 77 (42.31%) Spring
11 68 (37.36%) Linux
12 64 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
13 56 (30.77%) SQL Server
14 53 (29.12%) J2EE
14 53 (29.12%) Maven
15 51 (28.02%) Hibernate
16 49 (26.92%) jQuery
17 48 (26.37%) Oracle
18 45 (24.73%) .NET
18 45 (24.73%) Subversion
19 41 (22.53%) SOAP
19 41 (22.53%) Git (software)
20 40 (21.98%) UNIX
21 39 (21.43%) MVC
22 38 (20.88%) Tomcat
23 37 (20.33%) SOA
23 37 (20.33%) Microsoft
24 36 (19.78%) C#
24 36 (19.78%) XML Schema
25 35 (19.23%) OO

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 38 (20.88%) Tomcat
2 17 (9.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 16 (8.79%) WebLogic
3 16 (8.79%) Oracle Service Bus
4 15 (8.24%) Apache
5 12 (6.59%) JBoss
5 12 (6.59%) Jetty
6 3 (1.65%) Mule
7 2 (1.10%) WordPress
7 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.10%) IIS
7 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.55%) Drupal
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.55%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.65%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.65%) XMetaL
3 2 (1.10%) MS Office
4 1 (0.55%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (1.65%) SAP SRM
1 3 (1.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.10%) Summit
2 2 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.65%) SaaS
2 2 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.10%) GitHub
3 1 (0.55%) IaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (17.58%) HTTP
2 13 (7.14%) FTP
3 10 (5.49%) SMTP
4 7 (3.85%) Internet
5 5 (2.75%) LDAP
6 3 (1.65%) SSL
7 1 (0.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 31 (17.03%) Relational Database
3 26 (14.29%) MarkLogic
3 26 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 21 (11.54%) Oracle Database
4 21 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (10.44%) NoSQL
6 18 (9.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (6.59%) MySQL
8 7 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.75%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (2.20%) Big Data
11 3 (1.65%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.65%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (1.10%) SQLite
12 2 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.10%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 53 (29.12%) Maven
2 45 (24.73%) Subversion
3 41 (22.53%) Git (software)
4 30 (16.48%) JUnit
5 27 (14.84%) Ant
6 21 (11.54%) Eclipse
7 16 (8.79%) Hudson
8 13 (7.14%) JDeveloper
9 8 (4.40%) Mockito
10 6 (3.30%) Jenkins
11 5 (2.75%) Cucumber
12 4 (2.20%) Selenium
13 3 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (1.10%) JBehave
14 2 (1.10%) AnthillPro
14 2 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 2 (1.10%) SoapUI
14 2 (1.10%) Gradle
14 2 (1.10%) Artifactory
14 2 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 30 (16.48%) Finance
2 28 (15.38%) Publishing
3 13 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.40%) Legal
5 6 (3.30%) Marketing
6 5 (2.75%) Multimedia
7 4 (2.20%) Advertising
8 3 (1.65%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.65%) Front Office
9 2 (1.10%) Electronics
9 2 (1.10%) Retail
10 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.55%) French Language
10 1 (0.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 133 (73.08%) Developer
2 61 (33.52%) Java Developer
3 36 (19.78%) Senior Developer
4 19 (10.44%) Software Developer
5 18 (9.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (9.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 13 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 12 (6.59%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 10 (5.49%) .NET Software Developer
8 10 (5.49%) Web Developer
9 9 (4.95%) Applications Developer
10 8 (4.40%) Architect
10 8 (4.40%) Team Leader
10 8 (4.40%) Perl Developer
10 8 (4.40%) Development Team Leader
11 7 (3.85%) Java Web Developer
11 7 (3.85%) Software Engineer
11 7 (3.85%) Analyst
12 6 (3.30%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.30%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (91.21%) XML
2 94 (51.65%) Web Services
3 93 (51.10%) XSLT
4 83 (45.60%) HTML
5 78 (42.86%) CSS
6 77 (42.31%) Spring
7 53 (29.12%) J2EE
8 51 (28.02%) Hibernate
9 49 (26.92%) jQuery
10 45 (24.73%) .NET
11 41 (22.53%) SOAP
12 36 (19.78%) XML Schema
13 31 (17.03%) RESTful
14 29 (15.93%) Spring MVC
15 26 (14.29%) ASP.NET
15 26 (14.29%) JSP
16 24 (13.19%) Middleware
17 23 (12.64%) Java EE
17 23 (12.64%) JPA
18 19 (10.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.24%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.59%) Semantic Web
2 12 (6.59%) Open Source
3 11 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.49%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.95%) User Experience
5 9 (4.95%) Ontologies
6 5 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.75%) Social Media
7 4 (2.20%) SWIFT
7 4 (2.20%) Linked Data
7 4 (2.20%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.20%) W3C
7 4 (2.20%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (2.20%) Data Conversion
8 3 (1.65%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.10%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.10%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.10%) DTV
9 2 (1.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 68 (37.36%) Linux
2 40 (21.98%) UNIX
3 22 (12.09%) Windows
4 10 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.85%) CentOS
6 2 (1.10%) VMS
7 1 (0.55%) Android
7 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (21.43%) MVC
3 37 (20.33%) SOA
4 35 (19.23%) OO
4 35 (19.23%) TDD
5 33 (18.13%) Scrum
6 29 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (8.79%) Integration Testing
8 15 (8.24%) Automated Testing
9 13 (7.14%) ETL
10 12 (6.59%) E-Commerce
11 11 (6.04%) RDF
11 11 (6.04%) Software Engineering
11 11 (6.04%) Web Development
12 10 (5.49%) OOD
12 10 (5.49%) Mobile Application Development
13 9 (4.95%) BDD
13 9 (4.95%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (4.95%) Content Management
13 9 (4.95%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 111 (60.99%) XPath
2 108 (59.34%) Java
3 105 (57.69%) SQL
4 80 (43.96%) JavaScript
5 36 (19.78%) C#
6 33 (18.13%) Scala
7 28 (15.38%) Perl
8 24 (13.19%) Groovy
9 20 (10.99%) Ruby
10 13 (7.14%) T-SQL
11 10 (5.49%) Python
11 10 (5.49%) SPARQL
12 9 (4.95%) Shell Script
13 8 (4.40%) PL/SQL
14 6 (3.30%) C++
15 5 (2.75%) Clojure
16 4 (2.20%) VBScript
17 3 (1.65%) PHP
17 3 (1.65%) Objective-C
17 3 (1.65%) Jython
Qualifications
1 31 (17.03%) Degree
2 4 (2.20%) PhD
2 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.20%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.65%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.89%) QA
2 3 (1.65%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (5.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (2.20%) Puppet
3 3 (1.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (1.65%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 48 (26.37%) Oracle
2 37 (20.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.95%) Red Hat
4 7 (3.85%) IBM
5 6 (3.30%) SAP
6 4 (2.20%) Sun
6 4 (2.20%) BMC
7 3 (1.65%) Remedy
7 3 (1.65%) Blue Martini
7 3 (1.65%) Google
8 2 (1.10%) NetApp
8 2 (1.10%) Red Gate
8 2 (1.10%) McAfee
8 2 (1.10%) VMware
8 2 (1.10%) Computacenter
8 2 (1.10%) HP
8 2 (1.10%) EMC
8 2 (1.10%) Sybase
8 2 (1.10%) Cisco
9 1 (0.55%) Adobe
London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TRG
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum please send cv
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Little London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
XLN Telecom
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago