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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XQuery
Rank 789 782 767
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 92 110 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.10% 0.099%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 76 88 73
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%

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
54061 55774 58093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.51% 52.94% 54.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46199 46664 50437
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,750 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 2015 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 27 February 2015. 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 -29 85 £42,500 -8.60% 14
London -6 41 £45,000 -35.71% 2
South East 0 25 £41,000 +10.81% 5
East Sussex - 13 £41,000 - 1
Brighton - 13 £41,000 -
East of England +6 12 £42,500 +10.38% 4
Oxfordshire -1 6 £30,000 -6.25% 1
Norwich +5 5 £42,500 +10.38% 3
Norfolk +1 5 £42,500 +10.38% 3
Oxford 0 5 £30,000 -33.33% 1
City of London -15 5 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Berkshire - 5 £55,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 5 £41,000 -
Cambridge - 5 £41,000 -
Bromley - 4 £32,500 -
Scotland +10 3 £42,500 +21.42% 1
South West -22 3 £36,500 -18.88%
Yorkshire - 3 £32,500 -
Reading - 3 £55,000 - 2
Edinburgh +2 2 - -
Bristol -8 2 £34,750 -18.23%
Maidenhead - 2 £51,250 -
Harrogate - 2 £32,500 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £32,500 -
Glasgow +13 1 £42,500 - 1
Wiltshire +4 1 £44,000 +58.55%
Swindon -1 1 £44,000 +58.55%
Surrey -10 1 £45,000 +7.14%
South Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Essex - 1 - -

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 177 (89.39%) XML
2 130 (65.66%) Java
3 122 (61.62%) XPath
4 113 (57.07%) SQL
5 112 (56.57%) XSLT
6 86 (43.43%) Web Services
7 84 (42.42%) JavaScript
8 83 (41.92%) Spring
9 81 (40.91%) HTML
10 80 (40.40%) CSS
11 72 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
12 68 (34.34%) Linux
13 67 (33.84%) SQL Server
14 62 (31.31%) Subversion
15 55 (27.78%) Oracle
15 55 (27.78%) jQuery
16 54 (27.27%) Hibernate
17 50 (25.25%) J2EE
17 50 (25.25%) UNIX
17 50 (25.25%) Tomcat
18 48 (24.24%) Maven
19 47 (23.74%) Git (software)
20 46 (23.23%) .NET
21 42 (21.21%) SOAP
21 42 (21.21%) HTTP
22 39 (19.70%) TDD
22 39 (19.70%) MVC
23 36 (18.18%) Publishing
23 36 (18.18%) Scala
24 35 (17.68%) Degree

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 50 (25.25%) Tomcat
2 19 (9.60%) Apache
3 16 (8.08%) Jetty
4 13 (6.57%) Oracle Service Bus
5 11 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (5.56%) Drupal
6 10 (5.05%) SharePoint
6 10 (5.05%) Apache Solr
7 9 (4.55%) WebLogic
8 8 (4.04%) JBoss
9 5 (2.53%) Documentum
10 3 (1.52%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (1.01%) WordPress
11 2 (1.01%) IIS
12 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.51%) Liferay
Applications
1 8 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.02%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.52%) XMetaL
4 2 (1.01%) MS Office
4 2 (1.01%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (3.03%) SAP SRM
1 6 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.52%) Summit
4 2 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.01%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.01%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.51%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.51%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) SaaS
2 2 (1.01%) GitHub
3 1 (0.51%) IaaS
3 1 (0.51%) PaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (21.21%) HTTP
2 6 (3.03%) SSL
2 6 (3.03%) FTP
3 4 (2.02%) LDAP
3 4 (2.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (33.84%) SQL Server
2 35 (17.68%) MarkLogic
3 31 (15.66%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (12.12%) NoSQL
5 23 (11.62%) Relational Database
6 19 (9.60%) Oracle Database
6 19 (9.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (7.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (7.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (6.06%) MySQL
9 11 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (4.04%) BaseX
10 8 (4.04%) SQLite
11 6 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (2.53%) Triplestore
13 4 (2.02%) MongoDB
13 4 (2.02%) Data Mining
13 4 (2.02%) RDBMS
13 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 62 (31.31%) Subversion
2 48 (24.24%) Maven
3 47 (23.74%) Git (software)
4 29 (14.65%) Ant
5 22 (11.11%) JUnit
6 13 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (5.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 10 (5.05%) Eclipse
7 10 (5.05%) Hudson
8 9 (4.55%) JDeveloper
9 5 (2.53%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.53%) SoapUI
9 5 (2.53%) Jenkins
10 4 (2.02%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.52%) Mockito
11 3 (1.52%) Selenium
12 2 (1.01%) jMock
12 2 (1.01%) AnthillPro
12 2 (1.01%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.01%) JIRA
General
1 36 (18.18%) Publishing
2 24 (12.12%) Finance
3 7 (3.54%) Legal
4 6 (3.03%) Front Office
4 6 (3.03%) Marketing
5 5 (2.53%) Retail
5 5 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.53%) Advertising
6 4 (2.02%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.52%) Banking
8 2 (1.01%) Electronics
9 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.51%) French Language
Job Titles
1 149 (75.25%) Developer
2 66 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 50 (25.25%) Senior Developer
4 30 (15.15%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (10.61%) Software Developer
6 18 (9.09%) Analyst
6 18 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 16 (8.08%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 11 (5.56%) Perl Developer
9 10 (5.05%) Applications Developer
10 9 (4.55%) Support Analyst
11 8 (4.04%) SQL Developer
11 8 (4.04%) Development Analyst
11 8 (4.04%) Development Support Analyst
12 7 (3.54%) Applications Support
12 7 (3.54%) Consultant
13 6 (3.03%) Web Developer
13 6 (3.03%) .NET Developer
13 6 (3.03%) Senior Perl Developer
13 6 (3.03%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (89.39%) XML
2 112 (56.57%) XSLT
3 86 (43.43%) Web Services
4 83 (41.92%) Spring
5 81 (40.91%) HTML
6 80 (40.40%) CSS
7 55 (27.78%) jQuery
8 54 (27.27%) Hibernate
9 50 (25.25%) J2EE
10 46 (23.23%) .NET
11 42 (21.21%) SOAP
12 32 (16.16%) ASP.NET
13 31 (15.66%) RESTful
14 29 (14.65%) XML Schema
15 27 (13.64%) JPA
16 25 (12.63%) HTML5
16 25 (12.63%) Spring MVC
17 21 (10.61%) Java EE
17 21 (10.61%) Middleware
18 17 (8.59%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.08%) Open Source
3 13 (6.57%) Ontologies
4 12 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 11 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (5.56%) Semantic Web
6 6 (3.03%) Kindle
7 4 (2.02%) SWIFT
7 4 (2.02%) Linked Data
7 4 (2.02%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.02%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.02%) Data Conversion
8 3 (1.52%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.52%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.01%) User Experience
9 2 (1.01%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.01%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.01%) DTV
9 2 (1.01%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.01%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 68 (34.34%) Linux
2 50 (25.25%) UNIX
3 15 (7.58%) Windows
4 7 (3.54%) CentOS
5 2 (1.01%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (19.70%) TDD
2 39 (19.70%) MVC
3 32 (16.16%) OO
4 30 (15.15%) SOA
5 27 (13.64%) Scrum
6 20 (10.10%) Content Management
6 20 (10.10%) Automated Testing
7 19 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (9.09%) Web Development
9 13 (6.57%) E-Commerce
9 13 (6.57%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (6.06%) BDD
11 11 (5.56%) ETL
11 11 (5.56%) RDF
12 10 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (5.05%) Software Engineering
13 9 (4.55%) Integration Testing
13 9 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 130 (65.66%) Java
2 122 (61.62%) XPath
3 113 (57.07%) SQL
4 84 (42.42%) JavaScript
5 36 (18.18%) Scala
6 32 (16.16%) C#
7 30 (15.15%) Perl
8 26 (13.13%) Groovy
9 23 (11.62%) T-SQL
10 21 (10.61%) Ruby
11 14 (7.07%) PHP
12 13 (6.57%) Shell Script
13 11 (5.56%) SPARQL
14 10 (5.05%) PL/SQL
15 8 (4.04%) Clojure
16 6 (3.03%) Python
16 6 (3.03%) C++
17 5 (2.53%) PowerShell
18 4 (2.02%) VBScript
19 3 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (17.68%) Degree
2 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.02%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.52%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.52%) VCP4
4 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.51%) PhD
4 1 (0.51%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.09%) QA
2 8 (4.04%) ISO 9001
3 6 (3.03%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 4 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.52%) Puppet
2 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 55 (27.78%) Oracle
2 33 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.57%) SAP
4 9 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.54%) BMC
5 7 (3.54%) IBM
6 6 (3.03%) Remedy
6 6 (3.03%) Blue Martini
7 4 (2.02%) VMware
7 4 (2.02%) Computacenter
7 4 (2.02%) Adobe
7 4 (2.02%) Sun
8 3 (1.52%) HP
8 3 (1.52%) EMC
8 3 (1.52%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.52%) Cisco
8 3 (1.52%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (1.52%) Sybase
8 3 (1.52%) McAfee
8 3 (1.52%) NetApp
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter UK Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 16 days ago
London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,999 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Norwich
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago