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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 806 692 753
Rank change year-on-year
-114 +61
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 98 179 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.31% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 74 146 103
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% -3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
59934 57231 62888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.16% 52.66% 53.67%
Number of salaries quoted 50259 49201 55232
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -89 86 £45,000 -5.26% 11
London -93 25 £70,000 +42.85% 4
South West +1 22 £37,500 -8.53%
North West -4 19 £45,000 - 2
Gloucestershire - 16 £37,500 -
Cheltenham - 16 £37,500 -
South East -37 15 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Manchester +8 13 £45,000 -
Scotland -19 12 £47,500 +13.09%
Stockport - 11 £45,000 -
Edinburgh +1 10 £48,750 +21.87%
East Sussex -23 10 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Brighton -28 10 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Cheshire -14 6 £52,500 +16.66%
City of London -39 6 £56,250 +2.27%
Bristol - 6 - -
Oxfordshire +13 4 £70,000 +36.58%
East of England -1 4 £40,000 -33.33%
Ealing -4 3 - - 1
West Lothian - 2 £47,500 -
Kidlington - 2 £70,000 -
Essex - 2 £55,000 -
Oxford - 2 £70,000 -
Cheadle - 2 - -
Linlithgow - 2 £47,500 -
Suffolk +7 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Ipswich +2 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Cambridge -1 1 £27,500 -27.63%
Cambridgeshire -3 1 £27,500 -27.63%
Hampshire -8 1 £35,000 -6.66%

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 202 (97.12%) XML
2 143 (68.75%) Java
3 141 (67.79%) XSLT
4 116 (55.77%) SQL
5 112 (53.85%) HTML
6 109 (52.40%) JavaScript
6 109 (52.40%) CSS
7 106 (50.96%) XPath
8 83 (39.90%) SQL Server
9 80 (38.46%) Web Services
10 78 (37.50%) Subversion
11 77 (37.02%) Spring
12 71 (34.13%) .NET
12 71 (34.13%) Git (software)
13 55 (26.44%) TDD
14 52 (25.00%) Microsoft
14 52 (25.00%) jQuery
15 50 (24.04%) Oracle
16 49 (23.56%) Continuous Integration
17 48 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
18 47 (22.60%) Ajax
19 45 (21.63%) ASP.NET
19 45 (21.63%) Linux
20 43 (20.67%) Windows
20 43 (20.67%) Tomcat
20 43 (20.67%) Degree
21 42 (20.19%) Hibernate
22 41 (19.71%) SOA
22 41 (19.71%) C#
23 39 (18.75%) J2EE

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 43 (20.67%) Tomcat
2 28 (13.46%) WebLogic
3 27 (12.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 22 (10.58%) Jetty
5 16 (7.69%) Apache
6 13 (6.25%) IIS
7 12 (5.77%) Oracle Service Bus
8 9 (4.33%) WebSphere
9 8 (3.85%) Apache Solr
9 8 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (2.88%) Alfresco
10 6 (2.88%) CMS
11 5 (2.40%) Documentum
11 5 (2.40%) SharePoint
11 5 (2.40%) Drupal
12 4 (1.92%) Mule
13 2 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 27 (12.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.96%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.96%) GitHub
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.10%) SMTP
1 21 (10.10%) FTP
2 14 (6.73%) Internet
3 7 (3.37%) HTTP
4 4 (1.92%) SSL
5 3 (1.44%) LDAP
6 2 (0.96%) SAN
6 2 (0.96%) VoIP
7 1 (0.48%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (39.90%) SQL Server
2 38 (18.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (17.79%) MarkLogic
4 28 (13.46%) Oracle Database
4 28 (13.46%) Relational Database
5 26 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 24 (11.54%) Oracle ODI
7 22 (10.58%) MySQL
8 17 (8.17%) NoSQL
9 12 (5.77%) Triplestore
10 9 (4.33%) Hadoop
11 8 (3.85%) Big Data
12 7 (3.37%) Data Mining
13 6 (2.88%) MongoDB
13 6 (2.88%) HBase
13 6 (2.88%) Text Mining
14 5 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (1.92%) RDBMS
16 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 78 (37.50%) Subversion
2 71 (34.13%) Git (software)
3 36 (17.31%) JUnit
4 34 (16.35%) Ant
5 30 (14.42%) Maven
6 29 (13.94%) Eclipse
7 17 (8.17%) Hudson
8 15 (7.21%) Mockito
9 13 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (5.29%) Selenium
11 10 (4.81%) CruiseControl
11 10 (4.81%) Visual Studio
12 9 (4.33%) Cucumber
12 9 (4.33%) Jenkins
13 8 (3.85%) SoapUI
14 7 (3.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 7 (3.37%) JDeveloper
15 6 (2.88%) Gradle
15 6 (2.88%) InstallShield
16 5 (2.40%) JIRA
General
1 28 (13.46%) Finance
2 23 (11.06%) Publishing
3 21 (10.10%) Telecoms
4 13 (6.25%) Marketing
5 5 (2.40%) Law
5 5 (2.40%) Legal
6 4 (1.92%) Banking
6 4 (1.92%) Retail
7 3 (1.44%) Advertising
7 3 (1.44%) Front Office
8 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 113 (54.33%) Developer
2 54 (25.96%) Java Developer
3 36 (17.31%) Software Developer
4 29 (13.94%) .NET Developer
5 25 (12.02%) Team Leader
6 24 (11.54%) Web Developer
6 24 (11.54%) Development Team Leader
7 23 (11.06%) Java Web Developer
8 21 (10.10%) .NET Software Developer
9 18 (8.65%) Middleware Specialist
10 17 (8.17%) Senior Developer
11 16 (7.69%) Software Development Team Leader
11 16 (7.69%) Software Team Leader
12 15 (7.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 14 (6.73%) J2EE Developer
13 14 (6.73%) Software Engineer
14 12 (5.77%) Analyst
14 12 (5.77%) Architect
15 11 (5.29%) Consultant
15 11 (5.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (97.12%) XML
2 141 (67.79%) XSLT
3 112 (53.85%) HTML
4 109 (52.40%) CSS
5 80 (38.46%) Web Services
6 77 (37.02%) Spring
7 71 (34.13%) .NET
8 52 (25.00%) jQuery
9 47 (22.60%) Ajax
10 45 (21.63%) ASP.NET
11 42 (20.19%) Hibernate
12 39 (18.75%) J2EE
13 37 (17.79%) SOAP
14 34 (16.35%) Middleware
14 34 (16.35%) JSP
15 31 (14.90%) HTML5
16 25 (12.02%) Servlets
17 22 (10.58%) REST
18 21 (10.10%) ASP.NET 2.0
19 19 (9.13%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.46%) Mobile App
2 17 (8.17%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 15 (7.21%) Semantic Web
4 15 (7.21%) Social Media
5 11 (5.29%) Inversion of Control
6 9 (4.33%) Linked Data
7 6 (2.88%) Taxonomies
7 6 (2.88%) Ontologies
8 5 (2.40%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.40%) Open Source
9 3 (1.44%) W3C
10 2 (0.96%) Replication
10 2 (0.96%) Equities
10 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.96%) NHS
10 2 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.48%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.48%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 45 (21.63%) Linux
2 43 (20.67%) Windows
3 32 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (12.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (9.13%) UNIX
6 6 (2.88%) Android
7 3 (1.44%) OS/2
7 3 (1.44%) Fedora
7 3 (1.44%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.44%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (26.44%) TDD
2 49 (23.56%) Continuous Integration
3 48 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (19.71%) SOA
5 39 (18.75%) OO
6 27 (12.98%) BDD
6 27 (12.98%) MVC
6 27 (12.98%) Content Management
7 25 (12.02%) Scrum
8 23 (11.06%) Mobile Application Development
8 23 (11.06%) Business Analysis
9 21 (10.10%) Automated Testing
10 20 (9.62%) BPMN
11 16 (7.69%) Build Automation
12 15 (7.21%) Integration Testing
12 15 (7.21%) Multithreading
13 14 (6.73%) Project Management
14 13 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
15 12 (5.77%) Web Application Development
16 9 (4.33%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 143 (68.75%) Java
2 116 (55.77%) SQL
3 109 (52.40%) JavaScript
4 106 (50.96%) XPath
5 41 (19.71%) C#
6 21 (10.10%) PL/SQL
6 21 (10.10%) Python
7 19 (9.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 16 (7.69%) Jython
9 10 (4.81%) Groovy
10 9 (4.33%) SPARQL
11 7 (3.37%) Ruby
12 6 (2.88%) Scala
12 6 (2.88%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.88%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.88%) Perl
13 5 (2.40%) PHP
13 5 (2.40%) C++
13 5 (2.40%) VC++
14 3 (1.44%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (20.67%) Degree
2 6 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.40%) ISEB
3 5 (2.40%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.44%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.44%) PhD
5 1 (0.48%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.88%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.40%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.88%) Squid
3 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (10.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 19 (9.13%) Oracle Identity Management
2 19 (9.13%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 50 (24.04%) Oracle
3 9 (4.33%) JBoss
4 8 (3.85%) VMware
5 5 (2.40%) Reuters
5 5 (2.40%) Adobe
5 5 (2.40%) Sencha
6 3 (1.44%) Sybase
7 2 (0.96%) Kony
7 2 (0.96%) Google
7 2 (0.96%) Telerik
7 2 (0.96%) Amdocs
7 2 (0.96%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.96%) Sun
8 1 (0.48%) Mercator
8 1 (0.48%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.48%) IBM
8 1 (0.48%) Informatica
8 1 (0.48%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.48%) Akamai
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Salary: Competitive Salary + Full Company Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum Up to 37k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary + Full Company Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Ealing, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary + Full Company Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago