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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XQuery
UK
Rank 801 894 871
Rank change year-on-year
+93 -23
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 40 45 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.044% 0.089%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.089% 0.085% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 78
Median salary £44,000 £55,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +27.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £41,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £49,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-10.65% +20.12%

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
44847 52928 53789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 54.08% 51.86% 50.44%
Number of salaries quoted 38241 45576 46055
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 25 February 2017 within the UK.

XQuery Salary Histogram in the UK

XQuery
Top 13 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +108 40 £44,000 -20.00% 2
South West +22 12 £43,000 -33.84%
East of England - 12 - -
Hertfordshire - 12 - -
London +81 11 £38,500 -33.62%
Somerset +1 10 £43,000 -
South East +62 5 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £47,500 -
Oxford - 3 £47,500 -
Bournemouth +37 2 - -
Dorset +33 2 - -
Taunton -1 1 £49,056 +14.08%
Berkshire - 1 - -

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 79 (96.34%) XML
2 69 (84.15%) XSLT
3 58 (70.73%) Java
4 39 (47.56%) XPath
5 38 (46.34%) Web Services
6 36 (43.90%) SOAP
7 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (40.24%) JavaScript
8 33 (40.24%) Oracle
9 32 (39.02%) HTML
10 25 (30.49%) SQL
10 25 (30.49%) Software Engineering
11 24 (29.27%) C#
11 24 (29.27%) REST
12 23 (28.05%) Git (software)
13 22 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (26.83%) TDD
13 22 (26.83%) Finance
14 21 (25.61%) Subversion
14 21 (25.61%) HTTP
15 20 (24.39%) XSD
15 20 (24.39%) SAP
15 20 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (24.39%) JSON
15 20 (24.39%) SAP PI
16 19 (23.17%) EDIFACT
16 19 (23.17%) ITIL
17 18 (21.95%) Unix
17 18 (21.95%) JDBC
17 18 (21.95%) .NET

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 9 (10.98%) Oracle Service Bus
1 9 (10.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.88%) Apache
4 3 (3.66%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.66%) Drupal
4 3 (3.66%) Jetty
4 3 (3.66%) Mule
4 3 (3.66%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.22%) Confluence
5 1 (1.22%) JBoss
5 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.61%) HTTP
2 11 (13.41%) Kerberos
3 4 (4.88%) SSL
4 2 (2.44%) AMQP
5 1 (1.22%) Broadband
5 1 (1.22%) DVB
5 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) MySQL
1 8 (9.76%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.66%) MarkLogic
4 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.66%) Triplestore
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (28.05%) Git (software)
2 21 (25.61%) Subversion
3 10 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (7.32%) SoapUI
5 5 (6.10%) Bitbucket
6 4 (4.88%) Maven
7 3 (3.66%) ERwin
8 1 (1.22%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.22%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.22%) JIRA
8 1 (1.22%) JUnit
8 1 (1.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (26.83%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Banking
3 5 (6.10%) Publishing
4 2 (2.44%) Back Office
4 2 (2.44%) Front Office
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (75.61%) Developer
2 17 (20.73%) SAP Developer
2 17 (20.73%) SAP PI Developer
3 10 (12.20%) .NET Developer
3 10 (12.20%) Lead Developer
4 9 (10.98%) Lead .NET Developer
5 8 (9.76%) Software Developer
5 8 (9.76%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) PHP Developer
7 6 (7.32%) .NET Software Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Lead Software Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (4.88%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Cloud Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Lead Software Developer
9 4 (4.88%) XML Developer
9 4 (4.88%) XML Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (96.34%) XML
2 69 (84.15%) XSLT
3 38 (46.34%) Web Services
4 36 (43.90%) SOAP
5 32 (39.02%) HTML
6 24 (29.27%) REST
7 20 (24.39%) JSON
7 20 (24.39%) SAP PI
7 20 (24.39%) XSD
8 19 (23.17%) EDIFACT
9 18 (21.95%) .NET
9 18 (21.95%) JDBC
10 17 (20.73%) EDI
11 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET
11 16 (19.51%) jQuery
12 15 (18.29%) RESTful
13 14 (17.07%) CSS
13 14 (17.07%) Entity Framework
13 14 (17.07%) WCF
14 13 (15.85%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.10%) Semantic Web
3 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.66%) Linked Data
5 2 (2.44%) Derivative
6 1 (1.22%) Blog
6 1 (1.22%) User Experience
6 1 (1.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.95%) Unix
2 3 (3.66%) Android
2 3 (3.66%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.49%) Software Engineering
3 22 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (26.83%) TDD
4 20 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (23.17%) ITIL
6 15 (18.29%) Web Development
7 14 (17.07%) Mentoring
7 14 (17.07%) SOA
8 13 (15.85%) Scrum
9 12 (14.63%) MVC
9 12 (14.63%) Workflow
10 11 (13.41%) E-Commerce
10 11 (13.41%) Unit Testing
11 10 (12.20%) Line Management
11 10 (12.20%) Process Management
12 9 (10.98%) BPEL
12 9 (10.98%) Integration Testing
13 8 (9.76%) OO
14 7 (8.54%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 58 (70.73%) Java
2 39 (47.56%) XPath
3 33 (40.24%) JavaScript
4 25 (30.49%) SQL
5 24 (29.27%) C#
6 15 (18.29%) PHP
6 15 (18.29%) T-SQL
7 10 (12.20%) C
8 6 (7.32%) PL/SQL
8 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
8 6 (7.32%) Ruby
8 6 (7.32%) SPARQL
9 5 (6.10%) C++
10 3 (3.66%) Scala
11 1 (1.22%) Perl
11 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) SC Cleared
1 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.10%) OCA
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (4.88%) Degree
4 1 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 33 (40.24%) Oracle
2 20 (24.39%) SAP
3 16 (19.51%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.66%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.44%) Blue Martini
5 2 (2.44%) BMC
5 2 (2.44%) Remedy
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago