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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XQuery
Rank 869 827 882
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +55
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 46 129 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.12% 0.081%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.091% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 35 116 70
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%

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
50592 55650 59541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.54% 50.97% 51.06%
Number of salaries quoted 43802 47492 49926
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 £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 August 2016 within the UK.

XQuery Salary Histogram in the UK

XQuery
Top 22 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 27 August 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 -19 45 £50,000 +8.10% 2
London +16 19 £52,500 -2.32%
South East +10 17 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire -9 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Oxford -5 6 £47,500 +18.75%
South West -9 5 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Milton Keynes - 4 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire +15 2 £58,500 +14.70%
East of England +10 2 £58,500 +56.00%
East Sussex -3 2 £42,500 -22.72%
Brighton -6 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Somerset - 2 £42,500 - 1
Scotland +14 1 - - 1
East Midlands +10 1 £40,000 -9.09%
North West +9 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Glasgow +7 1 - - 1
Manchester +2 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Leicestershire -2 1 £40,000 -9.09%
Leicester - 1 £40,000 -
Taunton - 1 £42,500 -

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 66 (77.65%) XML
2 57 (67.06%) XSLT
3 52 (61.18%) Java
4 42 (49.41%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (44.71%) JavaScript
5 38 (44.71%) Web Services
6 35 (41.18%) XPath
7 29 (34.12%) TDD
8 28 (32.94%) JSON
8 28 (32.94%) CSS
8 28 (32.94%) HTML
9 27 (31.76%) SQL
10 26 (30.59%) Spring
11 25 (29.41%) JMS
12 24 (28.24%) C#
13 22 (25.88%) SQL Server
14 21 (24.71%) jQuery
15 20 (23.53%) XML Schema
16 19 (22.35%) Oracle
16 19 (22.35%) .NET
16 19 (22.35%) Finance
16 19 (22.35%) Maven
16 19 (22.35%) MarkLogic
17 18 (21.18%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (20.00%) Software Engineering
18 17 (20.00%) J2EE
19 16 (18.82%) Unix
19 16 (18.82%) Shell Script
20 15 (17.65%) Hibernate
20 15 (17.65%) HTTP

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 8 (9.41%) Mule
1 8 (9.41%) Mule ESB
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (5.88%) CMS
3 5 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (5.88%) Umbraco
4 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.53%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.53%) Jetty
6 2 (2.35%) Apache
7 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.18%) Confluence
7 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.18%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.65%) HTTP
2 9 (10.59%) FTP
3 7 (8.24%) HTTPS
4 4 (4.71%) Kerberos
4 4 (4.71%) SSL
5 1 (1.18%) Broadband
5 1 (1.18%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.88%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.35%) MarkLogic
3 15 (17.65%) NoSQL
4 11 (12.94%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (12.94%) MySQL
4 11 (12.94%) Sybase ASE
5 8 (9.41%) Triplestore
6 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database
7 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.53%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (2.35%) BaseX
9 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.35%) SQLite
10 1 (1.18%) Big Data
10 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (22.35%) Maven
2 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.41%) Subversion
4 5 (5.88%) Mercurial
4 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.71%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.71%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (3.53%) JDeveloper
6 3 (3.53%) JUnit
7 2 (2.35%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.35%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.35%) JIRA
7 2 (2.35%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.18%) git-flow
8 1 (1.18%) Grunt
8 1 (1.18%) gulp
8 1 (1.18%) Mockito
8 1 (1.18%) Selenium
8 1 (1.18%) TestNG
8 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (22.35%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.71%) Banking
4 2 (2.35%) Publishing
5 1 (1.18%) Back Office
5 1 (1.18%) Front Office
5 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (62.35%) Developer
2 23 (27.06%) Java Developer
3 12 (14.12%) Software Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) .NET Developer
4 9 (10.59%) Lead Software Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Scala Developer
5 7 (8.24%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.24%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Technical Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Technical Leader
6 6 (7.06%) Architect
6 6 (7.06%) Java Scala Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Applications Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Integration Architect
8 4 (4.71%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.71%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.71%) XML Developer
9 3 (3.53%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.53%) OBIEE Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (77.65%) XML
2 57 (67.06%) XSLT
3 38 (44.71%) Web Services
4 28 (32.94%) CSS
4 28 (32.94%) HTML
4 28 (32.94%) JSON
5 26 (30.59%) Spring
6 25 (29.41%) JMS
7 21 (24.71%) jQuery
8 20 (23.53%) XML Schema
9 19 (22.35%) .NET
10 17 (20.00%) J2EE
11 15 (17.65%) Hibernate
12 13 (15.29%) Apache Flex
13 12 (14.12%) FpML
13 12 (14.12%) RESTful
14 11 (12.94%) .NET Framework
15 9 (10.59%) WCF
16 8 (9.41%) Middleware
16 8 (9.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.18%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.24%) Algorithms
2 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.24%) Data Structures
3 6 (7.06%) Semantic Web
4 4 (4.71%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) Social Media
5 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.18%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.82%) Unix
2 9 (10.59%) Linux
3 2 (2.35%) CentOS
3 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (49.41%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (34.12%) TDD
3 17 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 14 (16.47%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (16.47%) Scrum
5 13 (15.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (14.12%) Data Modelling
6 12 (14.12%) SOA
7 11 (12.94%) BDD
7 11 (12.94%) MVC
8 10 (11.76%) Open Source
8 10 (11.76%) Strategic Planning
8 10 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
9 9 (10.59%) E-Commerce
10 8 (9.41%) Pair Programming
10 8 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (8.24%) Analytics
11 7 (8.24%) Coaching
11 7 (8.24%) Extreme Programming
11 7 (8.24%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (61.18%) Java
2 38 (44.71%) JavaScript
3 35 (41.18%) XPath
4 27 (31.76%) SQL
5 24 (28.24%) C#
6 16 (18.82%) Shell Script
7 15 (17.65%) SPARQL
8 11 (12.94%) Scala
9 9 (10.59%) PHP
9 9 (10.59%) PL/SQL
10 7 (8.24%) Ruby
11 6 (7.06%) C
11 6 (7.06%) T-SQL
12 5 (5.88%) C++
13 4 (4.71%) Python
14 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
15 1 (1.18%) Groovy
15 1 (1.18%) Perl
15 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
15 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (14.12%) Degree
2 7 (8.24%) PhD
3 3 (3.53%) OCA
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) ISO20022
3 1 (1.18%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (22.35%) Oracle
2 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.94%) Cognos
3 11 (12.94%) Sybase
4 7 (8.24%) SAP
5 5 (5.88%) EPiServer
5 5 (5.88%) Sitecore
6 4 (4.71%) Remedy
7 3 (3.53%) Informatica
7 3 (3.53%) Siebel
7 3 (3.53%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.18%) Blue Martini
9 1 (1.18%) BMC
9 1 (1.18%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.18%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.18%) Google
9 1 (1.18%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.18%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.18%) Telerik
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