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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XQuery
Rank 875 852 888
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +36
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 36 129 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.12% 0.096%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.070% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26 111 95
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -

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
51794 56268 60527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.89% 51.31% 51.66%
Number of salaries quoted 44814 47940 51372
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 2016 within the UK.

XQuery Salary Histogram in the UK

XQuery
Top 19 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 30 July 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 -54 34 £55,000 +10.00% 11
London +5 20 £55,000 +4.76% 7
South East -10 6 £50,000 - 3
East of England +20 4 £58,500 +14.70% 1
Hertfordshire +19 4 £58,500 +14.70% 1
Oxford -13 4 - - 2
Oxfordshire -16 4 - - 3
South West -2 3 £42,000 -6.66%
Buckinghamshire +20 2 £50,000 +19.18%
Milton Keynes +15 2 £50,000 +19.18%
Somerset - 2 £42,000 -
Scotland +4 1 £45,000 -
East Midlands +2 1 £40,000 -7.51%
Leicestershire -2 1 £40,000 -7.51%
Glasgow -9 1 £45,000 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 £40,000 -
Taunton - 1 £42,500 -

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 55 (77.46%) XML
2 49 (69.01%) Java
3 47 (66.20%) XSLT
4 45 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (57.75%) Web Services
6 31 (43.66%) JavaScript
6 31 (43.66%) TDD
6 31 (43.66%) XPath
7 28 (39.44%) JSON
8 25 (35.21%) Spring
8 25 (35.21%) SQL Server
8 25 (35.21%) JMS
9 24 (33.80%) CSS
10 22 (30.99%) HTML
11 21 (29.58%) C#
11 21 (29.58%) SQL
12 19 (26.76%) .NET
12 19 (26.76%) jQuery
12 19 (26.76%) MarkLogic
13 18 (25.35%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (25.35%) Unix
13 18 (25.35%) Maven
13 18 (25.35%) Finance
14 17 (23.94%) Shell Script
14 17 (23.94%) J2EE
15 16 (22.54%) HTTP
15 16 (22.54%) Scrum
16 15 (21.13%) Hibernate
16 15 (21.13%) XML Schema
16 15 (21.13%) Oracle

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 7 (9.86%) Mule
1 7 (9.86%) Mule ESB
2 6 (8.45%) CMS
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (8.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (8.45%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.82%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.82%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.41%) Apache
4 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.41%) Jetty
4 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (4.23%) SAP SRM
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.54%) HTTP
2 10 (14.08%) FTP
3 7 (9.86%) HTTPS
4 6 (8.45%) SSL
5 3 (4.23%) Kerberos
6 2 (2.82%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.21%) SQL Server
2 19 (26.76%) MarkLogic
3 13 (18.31%) NoSQL
4 12 (16.90%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (16.90%) Sybase ASE
5 8 (11.27%) Triplestore
6 5 (7.04%) MySQL
6 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.41%) BaseX
10 1 (1.41%) Big Data
10 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.41%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Maven
2 7 (9.86%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.45%) Mercurial
4 4 (5.63%) Subversion
4 4 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.82%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.82%) JUnit
5 2 (2.82%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.82%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.41%) git-flow
6 1 (1.41%) Grunt
6 1 (1.41%) gulp
6 1 (1.41%) JIRA
6 1 (1.41%) Mockito
6 1 (1.41%) Selenium
6 1 (1.41%) TestNG
6 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (25.35%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.23%) Banking
3 3 (4.23%) Front Office
4 1 (1.41%) Back Office
4 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (64.79%) Developer
2 22 (30.99%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.68%) .NET Developer
3 9 (12.68%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) Software Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Technical Leader
5 7 (9.86%) Lead Software Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Scala Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Applications Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Architect
7 5 (7.04%) Java Scala Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Integration Architect
9 3 (4.23%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Java Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (77.46%) XML
2 47 (66.20%) XSLT
3 41 (57.75%) Web Services
4 28 (39.44%) JSON
5 25 (35.21%) JMS
5 25 (35.21%) Spring
6 24 (33.80%) CSS
7 22 (30.99%) HTML
8 19 (26.76%) .NET
8 19 (26.76%) jQuery
9 17 (23.94%) J2EE
10 15 (21.13%) Apache Flex
10 15 (21.13%) Hibernate
10 15 (21.13%) XML Schema
11 14 (19.72%) FpML
12 11 (15.49%) RESTful
13 10 (14.08%) .NET Framework
14 9 (12.68%) EDIFACT
14 9 (12.68%) Middleware
14 9 (12.68%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.86%) Algorithms
2 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.86%) Data Structures
3 5 (7.04%) Semantic Web
4 3 (4.23%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.82%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Unix
2 4 (5.63%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) CentOS
3 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (43.66%) TDD
3 16 (22.54%) Scrum
4 13 (18.31%) Software Engineering
4 13 (18.31%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (16.90%) BDD
5 12 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (16.90%) Open Source
5 12 (16.90%) Strategic Planning
5 12 (16.90%) System Integration Testing
6 11 (15.49%) MVC
7 10 (14.08%) Pair Programming
8 9 (12.68%) Data Mapping
8 9 (12.68%) Problem Management
9 8 (11.27%) Data Modelling
9 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (9.86%) Analytics
10 7 (9.86%) Coaching
10 7 (9.86%) Extreme Programming
11 6 (8.45%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 49 (69.01%) Java
2 31 (43.66%) JavaScript
2 31 (43.66%) XPath
3 21 (29.58%) C#
3 21 (29.58%) SQL
4 17 (23.94%) Shell Script
5 13 (18.31%) SPARQL
6 8 (11.27%) Scala
7 7 (9.86%) PHP
7 7 (9.86%) PL/SQL
7 7 (9.86%) T-SQL
8 5 (7.04%) C
8 5 (7.04%) Ruby
9 4 (5.63%) C++
10 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.82%) Python
11 1 (1.41%) Groovy
11 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) PhD
3 2 (2.82%) OCA
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
1 3 (4.23%) RosettaNet
2 2 (2.82%) ISO20022
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Oracle
2 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.90%) Cognos
3 12 (16.90%) Sybase
4 9 (12.68%) SAP
5 6 (8.45%) EPiServer
5 6 (8.45%) Remedy
5 6 (8.45%) Sitecore
6 3 (4.23%) Blue Martini
6 3 (4.23%) BMC
7 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.82%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.41%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.41%) Computacenter
8 1 (1.41%) Google
8 1 (1.41%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.41%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.41%) Rally
8 1 (1.41%) Telerik
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