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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XQuery
Rank 870 837 900
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +63
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 39 128 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.12% 0.096%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.075% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34 94 101
Median salary £45,250 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.84% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £39,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -6.47%

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
52141 55573 62414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.31% 51.41% 52.77%
Number of salaries quoted 45144 47268 53324
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 £70,000 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 28 May 2016 within the UK.

XQuery Salary Histogram in the UK

XQuery
Top 21 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 28 May 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 -78 26 £47,500 +7.95% 5
Scotland - 12 £45,000 -
Glasgow - 12 £45,000 -
London -18 9 £55,000 +10.00%
Walsall - 5 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 5 £47,500 -
East of England +26 4 £55,000 +44.73% 3
Hertfordshire +19 4 £55,000 +7.84% 3
North West +21 3 £35,000 -6.66%
South West +10 3 £42,000 -2.43% 2
Manchester -5 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Somerset - 2 £42,000 - 1
Brighton -1 1 £45,000 +16.88%
East Sussex -2 1 £45,000 +16.88%
Yorkshire -5 1 £45,500 +40.00%
South East -16 1 £45,000 +7.14%
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,500 -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £45,500 -
Taunton - 1 £42,500 -
Dorset - 1 - -

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 62 (75.61%) XML
2 54 (65.85%) XSLT
2 54 (65.85%) Java
3 53 (64.63%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (62.20%) Web Services
5 49 (59.76%) XPath
6 41 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 38 (46.34%) JavaScript
8 37 (45.12%) SQL
9 33 (40.24%) CSS
10 31 (37.80%) TDD
11 29 (35.37%) Unix
12 28 (34.15%) HTML
12 28 (34.15%) JSON
13 25 (30.49%) .NET
13 25 (30.49%) MarkLogic
14 24 (29.27%) Microsoft
15 23 (28.05%) Spring
15 23 (28.05%) Software Engineering
15 23 (28.05%) jQuery
15 23 (28.05%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (26.83%) C#
16 22 (26.83%) Shell Script
17 21 (25.61%) MVC
17 21 (25.61%) Maven
18 20 (24.39%) HTTP
19 19 (23.17%) JMS
20 18 (21.95%) Finance
20 18 (21.95%) CSS3
21 17 (20.73%) Degree

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 13 (15.85%) CMS
2 11 (13.41%) Sitecore CMS
2 11 (13.41%) Umbraco
3 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.32%) Apache Solr
5 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.66%) Apache Spark
6 3 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.66%) Jetty
6 3 (3.66%) Mule
6 3 (3.66%) Mule ESB
7 2 (2.44%) Apache
8 1 (1.22%) Documentum
8 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.22%) Node.js
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (8.54%) SAP SRM
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.39%) HTTP
2 11 (13.41%) FTP
3 10 (12.20%) SSL
4 4 (4.88%) HTTPS
4 4 (4.88%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.44%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (30.49%) MarkLogic
3 13 (15.85%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (15.85%) Sybase ASE
4 12 (14.63%) Oracle Database
5 11 (13.41%) NoSQL
6 10 (12.20%) Relational Database
7 8 (9.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (8.54%) MySQL
9 6 (7.32%) Triplestore
10 4 (4.88%) RDBMS
11 3 (3.66%) BaseX
11 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
11 3 (3.66%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (3.66%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (3.66%) SQLite
12 2 (2.44%) Big Data
12 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (1.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 21 (25.61%) Maven
2 9 (10.98%) Mercurial
2 9 (10.98%) Subversion
3 8 (9.76%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.88%) JUnit
6 3 (3.66%) Jasmine
6 3 (3.66%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.66%) TestNG
7 2 (2.44%) git-flow
7 2 (2.44%) Grunt
7 2 (2.44%) gulp
7 2 (2.44%) Selenium
7 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.22%) Ant
8 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.22%) JIRA
8 1 (1.22%) Mockito
8 1 (1.22%) Rational Rose
General
1 18 (21.95%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Front Office
3 5 (6.10%) Publishing
4 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.22%) Back Office
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Danish Language
5 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (56.10%) Developer
2 19 (23.17%) Java Developer
3 17 (20.73%) Software Engineer
4 16 (19.51%) .NET Developer
5 15 (18.29%) Senior Software Engineer
6 14 (17.07%) Java Engineer
7 13 (15.85%) Java Software Engineer
8 12 (14.63%) Senior Java Engineer
8 12 (14.63%) Technical Leader
9 11 (13.41%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 10 (12.20%) Lead Software Engineer
10 10 (12.20%) Senior Developer
11 9 (10.98%) Programmer
12 7 (8.54%) Analyst
12 7 (8.54%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (8.54%) C# Developer
12 7 (8.54%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (8.54%) Senior Programmer
13 6 (7.32%) Lead Developer
13 6 (7.32%) Senior Programme Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (75.61%) XML
2 54 (65.85%) XSLT
3 51 (62.20%) Web Services
4 33 (40.24%) CSS
5 28 (34.15%) HTML
5 28 (34.15%) JSON
6 25 (30.49%) .NET
7 23 (28.05%) jQuery
7 23 (28.05%) Spring
8 19 (23.17%) JMS
9 18 (21.95%) CSS3
10 17 (20.73%) J2EE
11 16 (19.51%) Apache Flex
12 15 (18.29%) FpML
12 15 (18.29%) Hibernate
12 15 (18.29%) SOAP
12 15 (18.29%) WCF
13 13 (15.85%) AngularJS
13 13 (15.85%) SAP PI
14 11 (13.41%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.05%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.54%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.88%) Algorithms
3 4 (4.88%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.44%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (35.37%) Unix
2 13 (15.85%) Linux
3 3 (3.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (64.63%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (37.80%) TDD
3 23 (28.05%) Software Engineering
4 21 (25.61%) MVC
5 15 (18.29%) OO
5 15 (18.29%) Scrum
6 14 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (15.85%) Data Mapping
7 13 (15.85%) Open Source
7 13 (15.85%) Problem Management
7 13 (15.85%) Strategic Planning
7 13 (15.85%) System Integration Testing
8 10 (12.20%) BDD
8 10 (12.20%) ITIL
8 10 (12.20%) ITSM
8 10 (12.20%) OOD
8 10 (12.20%) Project Management
8 10 (12.20%) SOA
9 8 (9.76%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 54 (65.85%) Java
2 49 (59.76%) XPath
3 38 (46.34%) JavaScript
4 37 (45.12%) SQL
5 22 (26.83%) C#
5 22 (26.83%) Shell Script
6 13 (15.85%) T-SQL
7 9 (10.98%) PL/SQL
8 5 (6.10%) PHP
8 5 (6.10%) SPARQL
9 3 (3.66%) C
9 3 (3.66%) C++
9 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.66%) Ruby
10 1 (1.22%) Groovy
10 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (20.73%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) PhD
3 2 (2.44%) OCA
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) RosettaNet
2 2 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) ISO20022
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.73%) Oracle
3 13 (15.85%) Cognos
3 13 (15.85%) SAP
3 13 (15.85%) Sybase
4 11 (13.41%) EPiServer
4 11 (13.41%) Sitecore
5 10 (12.20%) Remedy
6 7 (8.54%) Blue Martini
6 7 (8.54%) BMC
7 3 (3.66%) Computacenter
8 2 (2.44%) EMC
8 2 (2.44%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.44%) iRise
9 1 (1.22%) CA
9 1 (1.22%) Cisco
9 1 (1.22%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.22%) HP
9 1 (1.22%) NetApp
9 1 (1.22%) PeopleSoft
Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £36,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 24 days ago