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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XQuery
Rank 845 816 890
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +74
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 51 125 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.12% 0.070%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 37 117 48
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,173 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £79,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.43%

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
50255 55826 57135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.55% 51.57% 50.67%
Number of salaries quoted 43224 47863 47931
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 September 2016 within the UK.

XQuery Salary Histogram in the UK

XQuery
Top 21 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 September 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 -18 50 £50,000 +13.63% 2
South East +38 25 £50,000 +25.00%
London +24 16 £52,500 -4.54%
Berkshire - 11 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire +1 6 £45,000 +12.50%
South West -15 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Maidenhead - 6 £70,000 -
Oxford +6 5 £47,500 +18.75%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £50,000 -
Brighton +7 3 £35,000 -41.66%
East Sussex +3 3 £35,000 -41.66%
North West +2 3 £35,000 - 1
Manchester -11 3 £35,000 - 1
Somerset - 2 £42,500 -
Scotland +22 1 - - 4
West Sussex +12 1 £92,500 +236.36%
Glasgow +11 1 - - 4
Gloucestershire -23 1 - -
Cheltenham -33 1 - -
Taunton - 1 £42,500 -

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 73 (86.90%) XML
2 63 (75.00%) XSLT
3 52 (61.90%) Java
4 43 (51.19%) XPath
5 38 (45.24%) JavaScript
6 34 (40.48%) Web Services
7 32 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (38.10%) JSON
8 31 (36.90%) HTML
9 30 (35.71%) CSS
10 27 (32.14%) SQL
11 24 (28.57%) Oracle
12 23 (27.38%) C#
12 23 (27.38%) XML Schema
12 23 (27.38%) TDD
13 22 (26.19%) Software Engineering
14 21 (25.00%) JMS
15 19 (22.62%) Spring
15 19 (22.62%) jQuery
15 19 (22.62%) Git (software)
16 18 (21.43%) SOA
17 16 (19.05%) .NET
18 15 (17.86%) XSD
19 14 (16.67%) SOAP
19 14 (16.67%) Data Modelling
19 14 (16.67%) Subversion
19 14 (16.67%) Middleware
19 14 (16.67%) Finance
19 14 (16.67%) SPARQL
20 13 (15.48%) NoSQL

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 11 (13.10%) Oracle Service Bus
2 8 (9.52%) Mule
2 8 (9.52%) Mule ESB
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.57%) CMS
4 3 (3.57%) Jetty
4 3 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (3.57%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.38%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.19%) Apache
6 1 (1.19%) Confluence
6 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.19%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.19%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.48%) HTTP
2 9 (10.71%) FTP
3 8 (9.52%) SSL
4 7 (8.33%) HTTPS
5 4 (4.76%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.19%) Broadband
6 1 (1.19%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) NoSQL
2 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.71%) MarkLogic
3 9 (10.71%) MySQL
4 8 (9.52%) Triplestore
5 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (4.76%) Sybase ASE
7 3 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.19%) BaseX
8 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.19%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (22.62%) Git (software)
2 14 (16.67%) Subversion
3 9 (10.71%) Maven
4 5 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.76%) SoapUI
5 4 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (3.57%) JDeveloper
6 3 (3.57%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.38%) ERwin
8 1 (1.19%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.19%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.19%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.19%) JIRA
8 1 (1.19%) JUnit
8 1 (1.19%) Selenium
8 1 (1.19%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Front Office
4 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (59.52%) Developer
2 18 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.10%) Software Engineer
4 9 (10.71%) Lead Software Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Architect
5 8 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Technical Leader
6 7 (8.33%) Applications Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Scala Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Java Scala Developer
7 6 (7.14%) XML Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Integration Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.76%) PHP Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Consultant
10 3 (3.57%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (86.90%) XML
2 63 (75.00%) XSLT
3 34 (40.48%) Web Services
4 32 (38.10%) JSON
5 31 (36.90%) HTML
6 30 (35.71%) CSS
7 23 (27.38%) XML Schema
8 21 (25.00%) JMS
9 19 (22.62%) jQuery
9 19 (22.62%) Spring
10 16 (19.05%) .NET
11 15 (17.86%) XSD
12 14 (16.67%) Middleware
12 14 (16.67%) SOAP
13 12 (14.29%) REST
13 12 (14.29%) RESTful
14 11 (13.10%) .NET Framework
15 9 (10.71%) J2EE
16 8 (9.52%) Hibernate
16 8 (9.52%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 7 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 6 (7.14%) Semantic Web
4 3 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.19%) Social Media
5 1 (1.19%) User Experience
5 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.19%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.52%) Linux
2 7 (8.33%) Unix
3 2 (2.38%) CentOS
3 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (27.38%) TDD
3 22 (26.19%) Software Engineering
4 18 (21.43%) SOA
5 14 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 13 (15.48%) Scrum
7 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce
7 10 (11.90%) Mentoring
7 10 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (10.71%) BDD
8 9 (10.71%) BPEL
8 9 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (10.71%) MVC
9 8 (9.52%) Pair Programming
10 7 (8.33%) Analytics
10 7 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (8.33%) Data Mapping
10 7 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
10 7 (8.33%) Integration Testing
10 7 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (61.90%) Java
2 43 (51.19%) XPath
3 38 (45.24%) JavaScript
4 27 (32.14%) SQL
5 23 (27.38%) C#
6 14 (16.67%) SPARQL
7 11 (13.10%) PHP
7 11 (13.10%) PL/SQL
7 11 (13.10%) Scala
8 8 (9.52%) C
8 8 (9.52%) Ruby
8 8 (9.52%) Shell Script
9 7 (8.33%) C++
10 6 (7.14%) T-SQL
11 4 (4.76%) Python
12 3 (3.57%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.19%) Perl
13 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) PhD
2 6 (7.14%) Degree
3 5 (5.95%) OCA
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) ISO20022
3 1 (1.19%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) Docker
Vendors
1 24 (28.57%) Oracle
2 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.33%) SAP
4 4 (4.76%) Cognos
4 4 (4.76%) Remedy
4 4 (4.76%) Sybase
5 3 (3.57%) EPiServer
5 3 (3.57%) Informatica
5 3 (3.57%) Siebel
5 3 (3.57%) Sitecore
5 3 (3.57%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.19%) Blue Martini
7 1 (1.19%) BMC
7 1 (1.19%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.19%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.19%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.19%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.19%) Telerik
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