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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XQuery
Rank 764 820 671
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -149
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 128 109 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.093% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.18% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 109 91 176
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
56197 60288 57126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.32% 51.53% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47850 51125 49034
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +49 122 £50,000 +5.82% 23
London +56 52 £52,500 -25.00% 7
South East +13 29 £50,000 - 6
East Sussex +33 16 £50,000 -
Brighton +31 16 £50,000 -
Ealing -13 13 £47,500 -
South West -19 13 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Yorkshire +12 12 £32,500 -38.09%
Manchester -1 9 £37,500 -16.66%
North West -17 9 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Cheltenham -11 8 £48,750 +30.00% 1
Gloucestershire -20 8 £48,750 +30.00% 1
City of London +27 7 £48,750 -13.33% 1
Harrogate - 7 £32,500 -
North Yorkshire - 7 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire +13 6 £40,000 -42.85% 2
Leeds +17 5 £50,000 -4.76%
West Yorkshire +11 5 £50,000 -4.76%
East of England +8 5 £51,000 +51.11% 6
Cheadle +3 5 £37,500 -
Scotland +1 4 - - 2
Oxford 0 4 £41,250 -41.07% 2
Milton Keynes - 4 £41,950 - 1
Uxbridge - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £41,950 - 1
Glasgow - 4 - - 2
Bristol -14 3 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £51,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £43,596 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £43,250 -

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 220 (87.65%) XML
2 192 (76.49%) Java
3 158 (62.95%) XSLT
4 155 (61.75%) SQL
5 126 (50.20%) XPath
6 124 (49.40%) Agile Software Development
7 107 (42.63%) Spring
8 104 (41.43%) JavaScript
9 98 (39.04%) Web Services
10 97 (38.65%) HTML
11 81 (32.27%) jQuery
12 79 (31.47%) CSS
13 78 (31.08%) SQL Server
13 78 (31.08%) TDD
13 78 (31.08%) Subversion
14 75 (29.88%) Oracle
15 73 (29.08%) Maven
16 68 (27.09%) Linux
17 67 (26.69%) .NET
18 63 (25.10%) SDLC
19 61 (24.30%) Hibernate
20 60 (23.90%) MarkLogic
21 56 (22.31%) Git (software)
22 55 (21.91%) SOAP
23 54 (21.51%) BDD
24 53 (21.12%) Microsoft
25 50 (19.92%) ASP.NET
25 50 (19.92%) UNIX
26 48 (19.12%) OO
26 48 (19.12%) Tomcat

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 48 (19.12%) Tomcat
2 21 (8.37%) Apache
3 20 (7.97%) Apache Solr
4 19 (7.57%) SharePoint
5 16 (6.37%) WebSphere
6 15 (5.98%) Drupal
6 15 (5.98%) WebLogic
7 14 (5.58%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (5.58%) Apache Spark
8 13 (5.18%) Oracle Service Bus
9 12 (4.78%) JBoss
10 10 (3.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 9 (3.59%) Liferay
11 9 (3.59%) WebLogic Portal
12 8 (3.19%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (2.39%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (2.39%) Alfresco
14 5 (1.99%) Jetty
14 5 (1.99%) IIS
14 5 (1.99%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (11.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.99%) InfoPath
3 4 (1.59%) MS Office
4 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (4.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (3.59%) SAP SRM
3 8 (3.19%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.99%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (1.99%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (1.20%) SAP SD
5 3 (1.20%) SAP PS
6 2 (0.80%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.80%) Summit
6 2 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (17.53%) HTTP
2 19 (7.57%) FTP
3 12 (4.78%) SSL
4 7 (2.79%) SMPP
4 7 (2.79%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (31.08%) SQL Server
2 60 (23.90%) MarkLogic
3 38 (15.14%) MySQL
4 36 (14.34%) NoSQL
5 35 (13.94%) Oracle Database
6 29 (11.55%) Relational Database
7 28 (11.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (8.76%) Hadoop
9 21 (8.37%) RDBMS
10 19 (7.57%) Redis
11 18 (7.17%) Big Data
12 16 (6.37%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (5.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (5.58%) MongoDB
14 13 (5.18%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (5.18%) Oracle BI EE
14 13 (5.18%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (3.59%) Oracle ODI
16 8 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
17 6 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 78 (31.08%) Subversion
2 73 (29.08%) Maven
3 56 (22.31%) Git (software)
4 40 (15.94%) JUnit
5 32 (12.75%) Visual Studio
6 28 (11.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (9.56%) Cucumber
8 20 (7.97%) Mockito
9 19 (7.57%) Ant
10 15 (5.98%) jMock
11 14 (5.58%) Selenium
11 14 (5.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 13 (5.18%) Spock
13 10 (3.98%) Eclipse
14 9 (3.59%) Log4j
15 8 (3.19%) Jenkins
16 7 (2.79%) SoapUI
16 7 (2.79%) JDeveloper
17 5 (1.99%) NUnit
17 5 (1.99%) MSBuild
General
1 37 (14.74%) Publishing
2 20 (7.97%) Finance
3 9 (3.59%) Retail
4 8 (3.19%) Front Office
5 7 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.59%) Advertising
7 2 (0.80%) Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 181 (72.11%) Developer
2 96 (38.25%) Java Developer
3 64 (25.50%) Senior Developer
4 49 (19.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 44 (17.53%) Analyst
6 27 (10.76%) .NET Developer
7 23 (9.16%) Software Developer
8 19 (7.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 16 (6.37%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 14 (5.58%) Data Analyst
10 14 (5.58%) Programmer
10 14 (5.58%) Support Analyst
11 11 (4.38%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (4.38%) Senior Software Developer
12 10 (3.98%) SAP Developer
12 10 (3.98%) Architect
13 9 (3.59%) Lead Developer
13 9 (3.59%) Senior Data Analyst
13 9 (3.59%) ABAP Developer
14 8 (3.19%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (87.65%) XML
2 158 (62.95%) XSLT
3 107 (42.63%) Spring
4 98 (39.04%) Web Services
5 97 (38.65%) HTML
6 81 (32.27%) jQuery
7 79 (31.47%) CSS
8 67 (26.69%) .NET
9 61 (24.30%) Hibernate
10 55 (21.91%) SOAP
11 50 (19.92%) ASP.NET
12 40 (15.94%) J2EE
13 39 (15.54%) HTML5
14 38 (15.14%) Ajax
14 38 (15.14%) JSP
15 37 (14.74%) Servlets
16 36 (14.34%) RESTful
17 32 (12.75%) REST
18 31 (12.35%) JSON
19 23 (9.16%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.73%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.16%) Computer Science
3 18 (7.17%) Visualisation
3 18 (7.17%) Data Structures
4 17 (6.77%) Social Media
5 12 (4.78%) Mobile App
6 8 (3.19%) Kindle
6 8 (3.19%) Client/Server
6 8 (3.19%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.39%) SWIFT
8 5 (1.99%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (1.99%) User Experience
9 4 (1.59%) Semantic Web
9 4 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.80%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.80%) Blog
11 2 (0.80%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.40%) Linked Data
12 1 (0.40%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 68 (27.09%) Linux
2 50 (19.92%) UNIX
3 17 (6.77%) Windows
4 6 (2.39%) Android
4 6 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (2.39%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (49.40%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (31.08%) TDD
3 63 (25.10%) SDLC
4 54 (21.51%) BDD
5 48 (19.12%) OO
6 46 (18.33%) Build Automation
7 44 (17.53%) SOA
8 37 (14.74%) Automated Testing
9 35 (13.94%) MVC
10 29 (11.55%) Mentoring
11 28 (11.16%) Content Management
12 25 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (9.96%) B2B
13 24 (9.56%) Asset Management
14 21 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (7.17%) Open Source
16 16 (6.37%) UML
17 15 (5.98%) ITIL
17 15 (5.98%) Project Management
17 15 (5.98%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 192 (76.49%) Java
2 155 (61.75%) SQL
3 126 (50.20%) XPath
4 104 (41.43%) JavaScript
5 47 (18.73%) C#
6 46 (18.33%) Groovy
7 35 (13.94%) T-SQL
8 32 (12.75%) PL/SQL
9 26 (10.36%) Shell Script
10 21 (8.37%) PHP
11 19 (7.57%) Scala
12 16 (6.37%) Perl
13 10 (3.98%) Ruby
14 9 (3.59%) VB.NET
14 9 (3.59%) ABAP
14 9 (3.59%) SAPscript
15 6 (2.39%) COBOL
15 6 (2.39%) Korn
15 6 (2.39%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.20%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 42 (16.73%) Degree
2 2 (0.80%) ISEB
2 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.40%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.59%) RosettaNet
2 8 (3.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 10 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.99%) vSphere
3 2 (0.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 75 (29.88%) Oracle
2 53 (21.12%) Microsoft
3 30 (11.95%) SAP
4 17 (6.77%) Sybase
5 14 (5.58%) iRise
6 12 (4.78%) Remedy
7 10 (3.98%) VMware
8 8 (3.19%) Blue Martini
8 8 (3.19%) BMC
9 7 (2.79%) Computacenter
10 6 (2.39%) Kofax
11 5 (1.99%) Informatica
11 5 (1.99%) Cognos
12 4 (1.59%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.59%) Zend
13 3 (1.20%) Siebel
13 3 (1.20%) Adobe
14 2 (0.80%) HP
14 2 (0.80%) EMC
14 2 (0.80%) Cisco
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 42k per year + on call
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EDWARD CARTER SOLUTIONS
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus(15%) + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus(15%) + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + 29 days + share ops scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 35k + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + bonus + 29 days + share ops scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + 29 days + share ops scheme
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Talent Spa
Salary: £60k - 100k per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £56,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 24 days ago