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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XQuery
Rank 771 815 716
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -99
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 129 95 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.083% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.16% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 116 66 141
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.44%

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
56587 58638 55978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.12% 51.04% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 48340 49168 48136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +50 120 £45,000 -4.25% 13
London +21 43 £52,500 -25.00% 3
South East +19 21 £50,000 -13.04% 2
South West -12 16 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East of England +18 13 £37,500 -6.25%
Cheltenham -10 12 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Ealing -20 12 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire -22 12 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Yorkshire - 12 £42,500 - 1
East Sussex +12 11 £60,000 +33.33%
Brighton +18 10 £55,000 +22.22%
Manchester +3 10 £37,500 -16.66% 3
North West +2 10 £37,500 -16.66% 5
Oxfordshire +1 7 £40,000 -42.85%
Cambridgeshire +15 6 £33,173 +20.62%
Glasgow +5 6 £45,000 -
Scotland -11 6 £45,000 -5.26%
North Yorkshire - 6 £33,750 - 1
West Yorkshire - 6 £52,500 -
Harrogate - 6 £33,750 - 1
Leeds - 6 £52,500 -
Oxford -1 5 £40,000 -42.85%
Hertfordshire - 5 £51,000 -
Leicestershire - 5 £44,000 -
East Midlands - 5 £44,000 -
City of London +16 4 £42,500 -24.44% 1
Peterborough - 4 £33,173 -
Cheadle +9 3 £37,500 -
Bristol -28 3 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £27,500 -

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 220 (86.61%) XML
2 190 (74.80%) Java
3 161 (63.39%) SQL
4 149 (58.66%) XSLT
5 124 (48.82%) Agile Software Development
6 123 (48.43%) XPath
7 108 (42.52%) Spring
8 107 (42.13%) JavaScript
9 104 (40.94%) HTML
9 104 (40.94%) Web Services
10 82 (32.28%) Oracle
11 80 (31.50%) CSS
11 80 (31.50%) jQuery
12 78 (30.71%) Maven
13 75 (29.53%) SQL Server
14 74 (29.13%) TDD
15 69 (27.17%) Linux
16 68 (26.77%) .NET
17 62 (24.41%) Hibernate
18 61 (24.02%) Subversion
19 59 (23.23%) SOAP
20 55 (21.65%) C#
21 53 (20.87%) Microsoft
21 53 (20.87%) SDLC
22 52 (20.47%) BDD
23 51 (20.08%) MarkLogic
24 50 (19.69%) OO
24 50 (19.69%) UNIX
25 49 (19.29%) ASP.NET
26 48 (18.90%) J2EE

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 44 (17.32%) Tomcat
2 29 (11.42%) Apache
3 19 (7.48%) WebSphere
4 18 (7.09%) WebLogic
5 15 (5.91%) Apache Solr
6 14 (5.51%) Oracle Service Bus
6 14 (5.51%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (5.51%) Apache Spark
6 14 (5.51%) SharePoint
7 13 (5.12%) JBoss
8 11 (4.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (4.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (3.54%) Drupal
9 9 (3.54%) Liferay
10 8 (3.15%) WebLogic Portal
10 8 (3.15%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (2.36%) Alfresco
12 5 (1.97%) IIS
12 5 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (1.57%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 25 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.97%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.57%) MS Office
4 2 (0.79%) HipChat
4 2 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (5.12%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (3.54%) SAP SRM
3 8 (3.15%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (3.15%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (2.76%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (1.97%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (1.18%) SAP SD
6 3 (1.18%) SAP PS
7 2 (0.79%) Summit
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (17.72%) HTTP
2 24 (9.45%) FTP
3 13 (5.12%) SSL
4 11 (4.33%) SMPP
4 11 (4.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (29.53%) SQL Server
2 51 (20.08%) MarkLogic
3 44 (17.32%) Oracle Database
4 38 (14.96%) MySQL
5 37 (14.57%) Relational Database
6 35 (13.78%) NoSQL
7 31 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (10.63%) RDBMS
9 21 (8.27%) Hadoop
9 21 (8.27%) Big Data
10 19 (7.48%) Redis
10 19 (7.48%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (6.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 16 (6.30%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (5.91%) Oracle BI EE
14 13 (5.12%) MongoDB
15 9 (3.54%) Oracle ODI
16 8 (3.15%) Oracle Database 10g
17 7 (2.76%) BusinessObjects
17 7 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 78 (30.71%) Maven
2 61 (24.02%) Subversion
3 46 (18.11%) JUnit
4 45 (17.72%) Git (software)
5 37 (14.57%) Visual Studio
6 28 (11.02%) Cucumber
7 26 (10.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (8.27%) Mockito
9 17 (6.69%) jMock
10 15 (5.91%) Selenium
10 15 (5.91%) Ant
11 14 (5.51%) Eclipse
12 13 (5.12%) Spock
13 11 (4.33%) Jenkins
14 9 (3.54%) JDeveloper
14 9 (3.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 9 (3.54%) Log4j
15 6 (2.36%) JIRA
16 5 (1.97%) NUnit
16 5 (1.97%) SoapUI
General
1 29 (11.42%) Publishing
2 27 (10.63%) Finance
3 15 (5.91%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.15%) Retail
5 7 (2.76%) Front Office
6 5 (1.97%) Banking
7 2 (0.79%) Advertising
8 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 185 (72.83%) Developer
2 94 (37.01%) Java Developer
3 59 (23.23%) Senior Developer
4 43 (16.93%) Senior Java Developer
5 42 (16.54%) Analyst
6 28 (11.02%) .NET Developer
7 22 (8.66%) Software Developer
8 18 (7.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 17 (6.69%) Programmer
10 15 (5.91%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (5.51%) Data Analyst
12 13 (5.12%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
13 11 (4.33%) Senior Software Developer
14 10 (3.94%) SAP Developer
14 10 (3.94%) Oracle Developer
14 10 (3.94%) Analyst Programmer
14 10 (3.94%) Lead Developer
14 10 (3.94%) Architect
15 9 (3.54%) Applications Developer
15 9 (3.54%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (86.61%) XML
2 149 (58.66%) XSLT
3 108 (42.52%) Spring
4 104 (40.94%) HTML
4 104 (40.94%) Web Services
5 80 (31.50%) CSS
5 80 (31.50%) jQuery
6 68 (26.77%) .NET
7 62 (24.41%) Hibernate
8 59 (23.23%) SOAP
9 49 (19.29%) ASP.NET
10 48 (18.90%) J2EE
11 46 (18.11%) JSP
12 41 (16.14%) Ajax
13 39 (15.35%) Servlets
14 36 (14.17%) RESTful
15 35 (13.78%) HTML5
15 35 (13.78%) REST
15 35 (13.78%) JSON
16 26 (10.24%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 44 (17.32%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.06%) Computer Science
3 18 (7.09%) Data Structures
4 16 (6.30%) Visualisation
5 14 (5.51%) Mobile App
6 13 (5.12%) Social Media
7 9 (3.54%) SWIFT
7 9 (3.54%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.76%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.97%) User Experience
9 5 (1.97%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.18%) Kindle
11 3 (1.18%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.79%) Streaming Video
12 2 (0.79%) Freedom of Information
12 2 (0.79%) Semantic Web
12 2 (0.79%) Blog
12 2 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 69 (27.17%) Linux
2 50 (19.69%) UNIX
3 18 (7.09%) Windows
4 9 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.36%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.36%) Android
6 5 (1.97%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (48.82%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (29.13%) TDD
3 53 (20.87%) SDLC
4 52 (20.47%) BDD
5 50 (19.69%) OO
6 47 (18.50%) SOA
7 45 (17.72%) Build Automation
8 42 (16.54%) MVC
9 36 (14.17%) Mentoring
10 31 (12.20%) Automated Testing
11 29 (11.42%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (9.06%) B2B
12 23 (9.06%) Asset Management
13 22 (8.66%) Content Management
14 19 (7.48%) Open Source
15 18 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (7.09%) BPEL
16 17 (6.69%) Web Development
17 15 (5.91%) Software Engineering
17 15 (5.91%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 190 (74.80%) Java
2 161 (63.39%) SQL
3 123 (48.43%) XPath
4 107 (42.13%) JavaScript
5 55 (21.65%) C#
6 47 (18.50%) Groovy
7 37 (14.57%) PL/SQL
8 36 (14.17%) T-SQL
9 29 (11.42%) Shell Script
10 19 (7.48%) PHP
11 16 (6.30%) Scala
12 15 (5.91%) Perl
13 9 (3.54%) ABAP
13 9 (3.54%) SAPscript
13 9 (3.54%) Bash Shell
13 9 (3.54%) Korn
14 8 (3.15%) VB.NET
14 8 (3.15%) Ruby
15 6 (2.36%) COBOL
16 2 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (18.11%) Degree
2 2 (0.79%) ISEB
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.79%) OCA
2 2 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.54%) RosettaNet
2 3 (1.18%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 9 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.97%) vSphere
3 2 (0.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (3.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 82 (32.28%) Oracle
2 53 (20.87%) Microsoft
3 32 (12.60%) SAP
4 19 (7.48%) Sybase
5 14 (5.51%) iRise
6 13 (5.12%) Remedy
7 9 (3.54%) Kofax
7 9 (3.54%) VMware
8 8 (3.15%) Cognos
9 7 (2.76%) BMC
9 7 (2.76%) Informatica
9 7 (2.76%) Blue Martini
10 6 (2.36%) Computacenter
11 5 (1.97%) Zend
11 5 (1.97%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.57%) IBM
13 2 (0.79%) McAfee
13 2 (0.79%) NetApp
13 2 (0.79%) Siebel
13 2 (0.79%) Cisco
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £450000 per annum
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