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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XQuery
Rank 776 751 769
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +18
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 103 121 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.12% 0.098%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 84 94 88
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,900 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.24% +0.62%

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
53094 55281 60743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.38% 53.28% 54.89%
Number of salaries quoted 45600 46454 53396
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 27 January 2015 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 27 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -18 96 £42,500 -15.00% 24
London -8 47 £47,500 -20.83% 9
South East -15 26 £38,500 +20.31% 8
East of England -2 12 £43,250 +6.79% 7
East Sussex - 11 £39,500 - 1
Brighton - 11 £39,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +1 7 £30,000 -4.76% 1
South West -15 7 £33,000 -21.89%
Oxford +7 6 £30,000 -3.22% 1
Norwich +6 6 £43,250 +6.79% 3
Norfolk +5 6 £43,250 +6.79% 3
Bromley - 5 £32,500 -
Scotland +15 4 - - 2
Edinburgh +4 4 - -
Bristol -1 4 £33,000 -22.35%
City of London -20 4 £48,750 -11.36% 3
Essex - 3 £37,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £55,000 - 5
Surrey -4 2 £42,500 +1.19%
Manchester -6 2 £42,500 +41.66%
North West -11 2 £42,500 +41.66%
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 3
Somerset - 2 - -
Reading - 2 £55,000 -
Brentwood - 2 - -
Guildford - 2 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 2 - - 3
Braintree - 1 £37,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £31,500 -

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 159 (89.83%) XML
2 112 (63.28%) XPath
3 110 (62.15%) Java
4 102 (57.63%) SQL
5 91 (51.41%) XSLT
6 87 (49.15%) Web Services
7 74 (41.81%) HTML
8 72 (40.68%) JavaScript
8 72 (40.68%) Spring
9 70 (39.55%) CSS
10 65 (36.72%) Linux
11 59 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
12 54 (30.51%) SQL Server
13 49 (27.68%) J2EE
13 49 (27.68%) Hibernate
13 49 (27.68%) Maven
13 49 (27.68%) Subversion
13 49 (27.68%) jQuery
14 45 (25.42%) Oracle
15 44 (24.86%) UNIX
16 43 (24.29%) Tomcat
17 41 (23.16%) .NET
17 41 (23.16%) MVC
18 40 (22.60%) SOAP
18 40 (22.60%) HTTP
19 38 (21.47%) Git (software)
20 33 (18.64%) Scala
21 32 (18.08%) Degree
21 32 (18.08%) XML Schema
21 32 (18.08%) C#

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (24.29%) Tomcat
2 18 (10.17%) Apache
3 13 (7.34%) Jetty
4 12 (6.78%) Oracle Service Bus
5 10 (5.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (5.08%) WebLogic
7 8 (4.52%) JBoss
8 6 (3.39%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.39%) Drupal
9 5 (2.82%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.69%) Mule
11 2 (1.13%) WordPress
11 2 (1.13%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (1.13%) Documentum
11 2 (1.13%) IIS
12 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.56%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.26%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.69%) XMetaL
4 2 (1.13%) MS Office
4 2 (1.13%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) SAP SRM
1 4 (2.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.13%) Summit
2 2 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.13%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.56%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.56%) SAP PS
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) SaaS
2 2 (1.13%) GitHub
3 1 (0.56%) IaaS
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (22.60%) HTTP
2 6 (3.39%) FTP
3 5 (2.82%) Internet
4 4 (2.26%) SSL
4 4 (2.26%) LDAP
5 2 (1.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.82%) PostgreSQL
3 26 (14.69%) MarkLogic
4 24 (13.56%) Relational Database
5 20 (11.30%) NoSQL
6 16 (9.04%) Oracle Database
6 16 (9.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (4.52%) MySQL
11 4 (2.26%) SQLite
11 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.26%) Triplestore
11 4 (2.26%) BaseX
12 3 (1.69%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.69%) Data Mining
12 3 (1.69%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.13%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 49 (27.68%) Subversion
1 49 (27.68%) Maven
2 38 (21.47%) Git (software)
3 26 (14.69%) Ant
4 23 (12.99%) JUnit
5 12 (6.78%) Eclipse
6 11 (6.21%) Hudson
7 9 (5.08%) JDeveloper
8 8 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (2.82%) Cucumber
11 4 (2.26%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.69%) SoapUI
12 3 (1.69%) Mockito
12 3 (1.69%) Selenium
13 2 (1.13%) AnthillPro
13 2 (1.13%) TeamCity
13 2 (1.13%) JBehave
13 2 (1.13%) MSTest
13 2 (1.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (16.95%) Publishing
2 26 (14.69%) Finance
3 8 (4.52%) Legal
4 5 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.82%) Multimedia
4 5 (2.82%) Marketing
5 4 (2.26%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.26%) Advertising
5 4 (2.26%) Front Office
6 3 (1.69%) Retail
7 2 (1.13%) Electronics
7 2 (1.13%) Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 133 (75.14%) Developer
2 59 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 40 (22.60%) Senior Developer
4 20 (11.30%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (9.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 16 (9.04%) Software Developer
7 12 (6.78%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 11 (6.21%) Analyst
9 10 (5.65%) Web Developer
10 9 (5.08%) Applications Developer
10 9 (5.08%) Perl Developer
11 7 (3.95%) SQL Developer
11 7 (3.95%) Software Engineer
12 6 (3.39%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.39%) Architect
12 6 (3.39%) Java Web Developer
12 6 (3.39%) XML Developer
13 5 (2.82%) Scala Developer
13 5 (2.82%) Consultant
13 5 (2.82%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (89.83%) XML
2 91 (51.41%) XSLT
3 87 (49.15%) Web Services
4 74 (41.81%) HTML
5 72 (40.68%) Spring
6 70 (39.55%) CSS
7 49 (27.68%) J2EE
7 49 (27.68%) Hibernate
7 49 (27.68%) jQuery
8 41 (23.16%) .NET
9 40 (22.60%) SOAP
10 32 (18.08%) XML Schema
11 30 (16.95%) RESTful
12 27 (15.25%) Spring MVC
12 27 (15.25%) ASP.NET
13 25 (14.12%) JPA
14 23 (12.99%) Java EE
15 19 (10.73%) HTML5
16 18 (10.17%) JSP
16 18 (10.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.91%) Open Source
2 12 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.78%) Ontologies
2 12 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.21%) Semantic Web
4 7 (3.95%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.26%) SWIFT
5 4 (2.26%) Linked Data
5 4 (2.26%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.26%) Data Conversion
6 3 (1.69%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.69%) Taxonomies
6 3 (1.69%) User Experience
6 3 (1.69%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.13%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.13%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.13%) Kindle
7 2 (1.13%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.13%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 65 (36.72%) Linux
2 44 (24.86%) UNIX
3 15 (8.47%) Windows
4 7 (3.95%) CentOS
5 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.13%) VMS
5 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (23.16%) MVC
3 31 (17.51%) TDD
4 30 (16.95%) OO
4 30 (16.95%) SOA
5 28 (15.82%) Scrum
6 18 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (8.47%) Automated Testing
8 14 (7.91%) Web Development
9 13 (7.34%) Content Management
10 12 (6.78%) Software Engineering
10 12 (6.78%) ETL
10 12 (6.78%) E-Commerce
10 12 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (6.21%) RDF
11 11 (6.21%) Integration Testing
12 10 (5.65%) OOD
13 9 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (4.52%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (63.28%) XPath
2 110 (62.15%) Java
3 102 (57.63%) SQL
4 72 (40.68%) JavaScript
5 33 (18.64%) Scala
6 32 (18.08%) C#
7 30 (16.95%) Perl
8 25 (14.12%) Groovy
9 20 (11.30%) Ruby
10 18 (10.17%) T-SQL
11 10 (5.65%) Shell Script
11 10 (5.65%) SPARQL
12 8 (4.52%) PHP
13 7 (3.95%) Python
14 6 (3.39%) C++
14 6 (3.39%) PL/SQL
14 6 (3.39%) Clojure
15 5 (2.82%) PowerShell
16 4 (2.26%) VBScript
17 3 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (18.08%) Degree
2 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.26%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.13%) PhD
5 1 (0.56%) ISEB
5 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.73%) QA
2 4 (2.26%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.26%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 2 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) Puppet
2 2 (1.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (25.42%) Oracle
2 28 (15.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.08%) Red Hat
3 9 (5.08%) SAP
4 7 (3.95%) IBM
5 5 (2.82%) BMC
6 4 (2.26%) Adobe
6 4 (2.26%) Sun
6 4 (2.26%) Sybase
6 4 (2.26%) Remedy
6 4 (2.26%) Blue Martini
7 3 (1.69%) Red Gate
8 2 (1.13%) NetApp
8 2 (1.13%) Google
8 2 (1.13%) McAfee
8 2 (1.13%) VMware
8 2 (1.13%) Computacenter
8 2 (1.13%) Cisco
8 2 (1.13%) HP
8 2 (1.13%) EMC
City, London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 42k per year + Negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TRG
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum please send cv
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 42k per year + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £35,300 to £46,500 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, great benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago