The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 782 657 749
Rank change year-on-year
-125 +92
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 114 213 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.37% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 98 190 100
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60730 57464 63367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.06% 52.68% 53.97%
Number of salaries quoted 51757 49587 55831
Average salary £43,164 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -115 95 £45,000 -5.26% 14
South East -39 27 £40,000 +6.66% 5
North West +25 21 £45,000 -
London -134 21 £70,000 +40.00% 6
South West +1 20 £42,500 - 3
Scotland -8 18 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East Sussex -33 16 £50,000 +33.33%
Brighton -35 16 £50,000 +33.33%
Manchester +17 15 £45,000 -
Edinburgh -7 14 £45,000 +12.50%
Cheltenham - 14 £42,500 - 3
Gloucestershire - 14 £42,500 - 3
Stockport - 12 £45,000 -
Hampshire +6 7 £34,000 -9.33%
Cheshire - 6 £52,500 -
Bristol - 6 - -
Basingstoke - 5 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire +5 4 £70,000 +36.58%
West Yorkshire -35 4 £52,500 -4.54%
Yorkshire -37 4 £52,500 -4.54%
City of London -43 4 £56,250 +2.27%
Leeds - 4 £52,500 -
Linlithgow - 3 £45,000 -
West Lothian - 3 £45,000 -
East of England -8 2 £33,750 -30.76%
Kidlington - 2 £70,000 -
Oxford - 2 £70,000 -
Aldershot - 2 £34,000 -
Cheadle - 2 - -
Ipswich +5 1 £40,000 +6.66%

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 230 (96.64%) XML
2 170 (71.43%) XSLT
3 162 (68.07%) Java
4 128 (53.78%) SQL
5 124 (52.10%) JavaScript
6 122 (51.26%) HTML
7 118 (49.58%) CSS
8 110 (46.22%) XPath
9 96 (40.34%) SQL Server
10 85 (35.71%) .NET
11 84 (35.29%) Subversion
11 84 (35.29%) Spring
12 82 (34.45%) Web Services
13 67 (28.15%) Git (software)
14 61 (25.63%) Oracle
15 60 (25.21%) Microsoft
16 57 (23.95%) ASP.NET
16 57 (23.95%) Agile Software Development
17 55 (23.11%) TDD
17 55 (23.11%) jQuery
18 53 (22.27%) Continuous Integration
19 52 (21.85%) Ajax
20 51 (21.43%) Tomcat
21 49 (20.59%) Linux
22 45 (18.91%) C#
23 44 (18.49%) Windows
23 44 (18.49%) SOA
24 42 (17.65%) Degree
24 42 (17.65%) HTML5
24 42 (17.65%) MarkLogic

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 51 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 28 (11.76%) Apache
3 27 (11.34%) WebLogic
4 26 (10.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 19 (7.98%) Jetty
6 18 (7.56%) IIS
7 16 (6.72%) SharePoint
8 12 (5.04%) Oracle Service Bus
9 11 (4.62%) Drupal
10 10 (4.20%) Apache Solr
11 9 (3.78%) CMS
11 9 (3.78%) Oracle Workflow
11 9 (3.78%) WebSphere
12 8 (3.36%) Alfresco
13 5 (2.10%) Documentum
14 4 (1.68%) OpenEdge
14 4 (1.68%) Mule
14 4 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
15 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (11.34%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.10%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (2.94%) GitHub
2 6 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.98%) SMTP
1 19 (7.98%) FTP
2 14 (5.88%) Internet
3 7 (2.94%) HTTP
4 4 (1.68%) SSL
5 3 (1.26%) LDAP
6 2 (0.84%) VoIP
6 2 (0.84%) SAN
7 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.42%) Firewall
7 1 (0.42%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (40.34%) SQL Server
2 42 (17.65%) MarkLogic
3 40 (16.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (13.03%) Oracle Database
5 29 (12.18%) MySQL
5 29 (12.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (11.76%) Relational Database
7 26 (10.92%) Oracle Database 11g
8 23 (9.66%) Oracle ODI
9 19 (7.98%) NoSQL
10 12 (5.04%) Triplestore
11 10 (4.20%) Hadoop
12 9 (3.78%) Data Mining
13 8 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (2.94%) Big Data
14 7 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
15 6 (2.52%) Text Mining
15 6 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (2.52%) MongoDB
15 6 (2.52%) HBase
Development Applications
1 84 (35.29%) Subversion
2 67 (28.15%) Git (software)
3 35 (14.71%) Ant
3 35 (14.71%) JUnit
4 33 (13.87%) Eclipse
4 33 (13.87%) Maven
5 23 (9.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (7.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 18 (7.56%) Hudson
7 14 (5.88%) Mockito
7 14 (5.88%) Visual Studio
8 13 (5.46%) Selenium
8 13 (5.46%) Jenkins
9 11 (4.62%) SoapUI
10 10 (4.20%) CruiseControl
11 8 (3.36%) Cucumber
11 8 (3.36%) WebDriver
11 8 (3.36%) JDeveloper
12 7 (2.94%) JBehave
12 7 (2.94%) Gradle
General
1 31 (13.03%) Finance
2 30 (12.61%) Publishing
3 19 (7.98%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.46%) Marketing
5 7 (2.94%) Banking
6 6 (2.52%) Advertising
7 5 (2.10%) Law
7 5 (2.10%) Legal
8 4 (1.68%) Retail
8 4 (1.68%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 120 (50.42%) Developer
2 53 (22.27%) Java Developer
3 33 (13.87%) Software Developer
4 27 (11.34%) .NET Developer
5 23 (9.66%) Team Leader
6 22 (9.24%) Development Team Leader
7 21 (8.82%) Web Developer
7 21 (8.82%) Analyst
8 19 (7.98%) Java Web Developer
8 19 (7.98%) .NET Software Developer
9 18 (7.56%) Senior Developer
10 17 (7.14%) Middleware Specialist
11 16 (6.72%) Consultant
12 15 (6.30%) Software Team Leader
12 15 (6.30%) Software Development Team Leader
13 13 (5.46%) Architect
14 12 (5.04%) Software Engineer
14 12 (5.04%) Solutions Architect
15 11 (4.62%) Support Analyst
15 11 (4.62%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (96.64%) XML
2 170 (71.43%) XSLT
3 122 (51.26%) HTML
4 118 (49.58%) CSS
5 85 (35.71%) .NET
6 84 (35.29%) Spring
7 82 (34.45%) Web Services
8 57 (23.95%) ASP.NET
9 55 (23.11%) jQuery
10 52 (21.85%) Ajax
11 42 (17.65%) HTML5
12 41 (17.23%) Hibernate
13 40 (16.81%) J2EE
14 36 (15.13%) Middleware
15 35 (14.71%) JSP
16 34 (14.29%) SOAP
17 29 (12.18%) REST
18 25 (10.50%) Servlets
19 24 (10.08%) XML Schema
20 19 (7.98%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.18%) Mobile App
2 18 (7.56%) Social Media
3 15 (6.30%) Computer Science
3 15 (6.30%) Semantic Web
3 15 (6.30%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (4.62%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (2.94%) Linked Data
5 7 (2.94%) Open Source
6 6 (2.52%) Taxonomies
6 6 (2.52%) Ontologies
7 5 (2.10%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.26%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.26%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.84%) NHS
9 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.84%) Replication
9 2 (0.84%) Equities
10 1 (0.42%) W3C
10 1 (0.42%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (20.59%) Linux
2 44 (18.49%) Windows
3 34 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (10.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (7.56%) UNIX
6 14 (5.88%) Android
7 8 (3.36%) Apple iOS
8 6 (2.52%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.26%) Fedora
9 3 (1.26%) OS/2
9 3 (1.26%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.84%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (23.95%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (23.11%) TDD
3 53 (22.27%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (18.49%) SOA
5 37 (15.55%) Scrum
5 37 (15.55%) Content Management
6 35 (14.71%) OO
7 31 (13.03%) BDD
8 24 (10.08%) MVC
9 23 (9.66%) Automated Testing
10 22 (9.24%) Business Analysis
11 21 (8.82%) Mobile Application Development
12 19 (7.98%) BPMN
13 16 (6.72%) Project Management
14 15 (6.30%) Build Automation
14 15 (6.30%) Multithreading
15 14 (5.88%) Integration Testing
15 14 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
16 13 (5.46%) Workflow
17 12 (5.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 162 (68.07%) Java
2 128 (53.78%) SQL
3 124 (52.10%) JavaScript
4 110 (46.22%) XPath
5 45 (18.91%) C#
6 21 (8.82%) Python
6 21 (8.82%) PL/SQL
7 18 (7.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 15 (6.30%) Jython
9 13 (5.46%) Groovy
9 13 (5.46%) SPARQL
10 11 (4.62%) PHP
11 9 (3.78%) Shell Script
11 9 (3.78%) Scala
12 7 (2.94%) Ruby
12 7 (2.94%) C++
12 7 (2.94%) T-SQL
13 6 (2.52%) VB.NET
14 5 (2.10%) VC++
15 4 (1.68%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (17.65%) Degree
2 6 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.10%) ISEB
3 5 (2.10%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.26%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.42%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.04%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.10%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.52%) Squid
3 2 (0.84%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (7.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 18 (7.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 18 (7.56%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 61 (25.63%) Oracle
2 60 (25.21%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.14%) JBoss
4 11 (4.62%) Adobe
5 8 (3.36%) VMware
6 6 (2.52%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.52%) Sybase
7 5 (2.10%) Informatica
7 5 (2.10%) Reuters
7 5 (2.10%) Sencha
8 4 (1.68%) Ab Initio
8 4 (1.68%) IBM
9 2 (0.84%) Sun
9 2 (0.84%) Amdocs
9 2 (0.84%) Telerik
9 2 (0.84%) Kony
10 1 (0.42%) Akamai
10 1 (0.42%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.42%) Mercator
10 1 (0.42%) Siebel
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Ealing, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + pension + share
Posted: 11 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £61,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 19 days ago