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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XQuery
Rank 892 849 882
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +33
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 32 127 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.062% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 28 101 109
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £32,500 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,950 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -6.77%

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
51240 57027 63086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.79% 51.45% 52.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44388 48633 53819
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 June 2016 within the UK.

XQuery Salary Histogram in the UK

XQuery
Top 18 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 26 June 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 -56 27 £53,000 +11.57% 5
London -20 13 £55,000 +10.00% 1
East of England +41 6 £56,750 +11.27% 1
Hertfordshire +32 6 £56,750 +11.27% 1
Scotland +6 4 £45,000 -
Glasgow -13 4 £45,000 -
South West +10 3 £42,000 -6.66% 1
West Midlands - 3 £47,500 -
Walsall - 3 £47,500 -
Somerset - 2 £42,000 - 1
North West +18 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Manchester -1 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Dorset - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 £40,000 -
Taunton - 1 £42,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £40,000 -

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 51 (71.83%) XML
2 49 (69.01%) Java
3 45 (63.38%) XSLT
3 45 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (57.75%) Web Services
5 38 (53.52%) XPath
6 32 (45.07%) TDD
7 31 (43.66%) JavaScript
8 30 (42.25%) SQL Server
8 30 (42.25%) SQL
9 27 (38.03%) CSS
9 27 (38.03%) JSON
10 25 (35.21%) HTML
11 21 (29.58%) Unix
11 21 (29.58%) Spring
11 21 (29.58%) MarkLogic
11 21 (29.58%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (28.17%) C#
12 20 (28.17%) .NET
12 20 (28.17%) Shell Script
13 19 (26.76%) JMS
14 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
15 17 (23.94%) Maven
15 17 (23.94%) HTTP
16 16 (22.54%) J2EE
16 16 (22.54%) Scrum
16 16 (22.54%) Apache Flex
16 16 (22.54%) Software Engineering
16 16 (22.54%) jQuery
17 15 (21.13%) Finance

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 (12.68%) CMS
2 7 (9.86%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (9.86%) Umbraco
3 3 (4.23%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.23%) Mule
3 3 (4.23%) Mule ESB
4 2 (2.82%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.41%) Apache
5 1 (1.41%) Jetty
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (7.04%) SAP SRM
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.94%) HTTP
2 9 (12.68%) FTP
3 8 (11.27%) SSL
4 5 (7.04%) HTTPS
5 4 (5.63%) Kerberos
6 2 (2.82%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.25%) SQL Server
2 21 (29.58%) MarkLogic
3 13 (18.31%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (18.31%) Sybase ASE
4 12 (16.90%) NoSQL
5 8 (11.27%) Relational Database
6 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database
6 7 (9.86%) Triplestore
7 6 (8.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (7.04%) MySQL
9 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.41%) BaseX
11 1 (1.41%) Big Data
11 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.41%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (23.94%) Maven
2 7 (9.86%) Mercurial
3 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.63%) Subversion
6 3 (4.23%) Jasmine
6 3 (4.23%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.82%) git-flow
7 2 (2.82%) Grunt
7 2 (2.82%) gulp
7 2 (2.82%) JUnit
7 2 (2.82%) Selenium
8 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.41%) JIRA
8 1 (1.41%) Mockito
8 1 (1.41%) TestNG
8 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Front Office
2 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.63%) Publishing
4 1 (1.41%) Back Office
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (59.15%) Developer
2 18 (25.35%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.90%) Senior Software Engineer
3 12 (16.90%) Software Engineer
3 12 (16.90%) Technical Leader
4 11 (15.49%) .NET Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Lead Software Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Java Engineer
6 8 (11.27%) Senior Java Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) Programmer
7 7 (9.86%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Lead Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Applications Developer
9 5 (7.04%) SAP Programmer
9 5 (7.04%) Senior Programmer
9 5 (7.04%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Senior Programme Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (71.83%) XML
2 45 (63.38%) XSLT
3 41 (57.75%) Web Services
4 27 (38.03%) CSS
4 27 (38.03%) JSON
5 25 (35.21%) HTML
6 21 (29.58%) Spring
7 20 (28.17%) .NET
8 19 (26.76%) JMS
9 16 (22.54%) Apache Flex
9 16 (22.54%) J2EE
9 16 (22.54%) jQuery
10 15 (21.13%) FpML
10 15 (21.13%) Hibernate
11 13 (18.31%) CSS3
11 13 (18.31%) SAP PI
12 11 (15.49%) EDIFACT
12 11 (15.49%) SOAP
12 11 (15.49%) WCF
13 10 (14.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) Algorithms
2 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.04%) Data Structures
2 5 (7.04%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.82%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.58%) Unix
2 7 (9.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.07%) TDD
3 16 (22.54%) Scrum
3 16 (22.54%) Software Engineering
4 14 (19.72%) MVC
4 14 (19.72%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (18.31%) Data Mapping
5 13 (18.31%) Open Source
5 13 (18.31%) Problem Management
5 13 (18.31%) Strategic Planning
5 13 (18.31%) System Integration Testing
6 11 (15.49%) BDD
6 11 (15.49%) OO
7 8 (11.27%) B2B
7 8 (11.27%) ITIL
7 8 (11.27%) ITSM
7 8 (11.27%) Pair Programming
8 7 (9.86%) OOD
8 7 (9.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 49 (69.01%) Java
2 38 (53.52%) XPath
3 31 (43.66%) JavaScript
4 30 (42.25%) SQL
5 20 (28.17%) C#
5 20 (28.17%) Shell Script
6 10 (14.08%) T-SQL
7 9 (12.68%) PL/SQL
8 7 (9.86%) PHP
8 7 (9.86%) SPARQL
9 5 (7.04%) C
9 5 (7.04%) C++
9 5 (7.04%) Ruby
10 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.82%) Scala
12 1 (1.41%) Groovy
12 1 (1.41%) Python
12 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) 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 5 (7.04%) RosettaNet
2 3 (4.23%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) ISO20022
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.31%) Cognos
2 13 (18.31%) SAP
2 13 (18.31%) Sybase
3 12 (16.90%) Oracle
4 8 (11.27%) Remedy
5 7 (9.86%) EPiServer
5 7 (9.86%) Sitecore
6 5 (7.04%) Blue Martini
6 5 (7.04%) BMC
7 1 (1.41%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.41%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.41%) Google
7 1 (1.41%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.41%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.41%) Rally
7 1 (1.41%) Telerik
London
TRG
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £42,000 to £43,000 per annum Possibility of an RRA of £3900
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago