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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XQuery
UK
Rank 818 836 844
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 33 82 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.083% 0.093%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.073% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 65 83
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,800 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £47,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +23.37%

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
45458 51716 53209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.91% 52.28% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 39037 44583 45675
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 23 January 2017 within the UK.

XQuery Salary Histogram in the UK

XQuery
Top 17 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 23 January 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 +46 33 £45,000 -5.26% 3
East of England +31 12 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 12 - - 1
London +48 9 £47,500 -18.10%
South East +50 5 £47,500 -13.63% 2
South West +12 4 £42,000 +16.66%
Milton Keynes +19 3 £51,000 -
Buckinghamshire +15 3 £51,000 +25.92%
North West -11 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Manchester -19 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Dorset - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 £42,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 - -
Brighton +7 1 £35,000 -41.66%
East Sussex -2 1 £35,000 -41.66%
Oxfordshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Oxford - 1 £47,500 - 1

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 78 (92.86%) XML
2 65 (77.38%) XSLT
3 54 (64.29%) Java
4 35 (41.67%) Oracle
5 32 (38.10%) XPath
6 31 (36.90%) Web Services
7 29 (34.52%) SOAP
8 28 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 26 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (29.76%) Git (software)
11 24 (28.57%) Software Engineering
11 24 (28.57%) HTML
11 24 (28.57%) XSD
12 23 (27.38%) SQL
12 23 (27.38%) JSON
13 22 (26.19%) REST
13 22 (26.19%) Subversion
14 20 (23.81%) Finance
14 20 (23.81%) SOA
15 18 (21.43%) JMS
15 18 (21.43%) jQuery
16 17 (20.24%) HTTP
16 17 (20.24%) JDBC
17 16 (19.05%) SAP
17 16 (19.05%) PHP
17 16 (19.05%) TDD
17 16 (19.05%) SAP PI
18 15 (17.86%) Mentoring
18 15 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
18 15 (17.86%) EDIFACT

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 (15.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (13.10%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 7 (8.33%) Mule
4 7 (8.33%) Mule ESB
5 4 (4.76%) Apache
5 4 (4.76%) Apache Solr
5 4 (4.76%) Jetty
6 3 (3.57%) Drupal
7 1 (1.19%) Confluence
7 1 (1.19%) JBoss
7 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.24%) HTTP
2 5 (5.95%) Kerberos
3 4 (4.76%) SSL
4 2 (2.38%) AMQP
5 1 (1.19%) Broadband
5 1 (1.19%) DVB
5 1 (1.19%) FTP
5 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) MySQL
2 10 (11.90%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.14%) MarkLogic
4 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (3.57%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.57%) Triplestore
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.19%) BaseX
8 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.19%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 25 (29.76%) Git (software)
2 22 (26.19%) Subversion
3 9 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (8.33%) Maven
5 6 (7.14%) SoapUI
6 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (3.57%) JDeveloper
8 2 (2.38%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.38%) ERwin
9 1 (1.19%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.19%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.19%) JIRA
9 1 (1.19%) JUnit
General
1 20 (23.81%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Banking
3 4 (4.76%) Publishing
4 2 (2.38%) Back Office
4 2 (2.38%) Front Office
5 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (65.48%) Developer
2 13 (15.48%) SAP Developer
2 13 (15.48%) SAP PI Developer
3 8 (9.52%) PHP Developer
4 7 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 7 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) XML Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Applications Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Architect
6 5 (5.95%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.76%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Lead Software Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Programmer
7 4 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) E-Commerce Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (3.57%) OBIEE Consultant
8 3 (3.57%) SAP Programmer
8 3 (3.57%) XML Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (92.86%) XML
2 65 (77.38%) XSLT
3 31 (36.90%) Web Services
4 29 (34.52%) SOAP
5 24 (28.57%) HTML
5 24 (28.57%) XSD
6 23 (27.38%) JSON
7 22 (26.19%) REST
8 18 (21.43%) JMS
8 18 (21.43%) jQuery
9 17 (20.24%) JDBC
10 16 (19.05%) SAP PI
11 15 (17.86%) EDIFACT
12 14 (16.67%) CSS
12 14 (16.67%) Spring
13 13 (15.48%) EDI
14 11 (13.10%) J2EE
14 11 (13.10%) WSDL
15 10 (11.90%) Middleware
15 10 (11.90%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (4.76%) Semantic Web
3 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.57%) Linked Data
3 3 (3.57%) Ontologies
4 2 (2.38%) Derivative
5 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.19%) User Experience
5 1 (1.19%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.86%) Unix
2 6 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (1.19%) Android
3 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 20 (23.81%) SOA
4 16 (19.05%) TDD
5 15 (17.86%) E-Commerce
5 15 (17.86%) ITIL
5 15 (17.86%) Mentoring
5 15 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (16.67%) Web Development
7 11 (13.10%) BPEL
8 10 (11.90%) Integration Testing
9 9 (10.71%) Data Modelling
9 9 (10.71%) OO
10 8 (9.52%) OOP
11 7 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
11 7 (8.33%) SDLC
12 6 (7.14%) MVC
12 6 (7.14%) Scrum
13 5 (5.95%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 54 (64.29%) Java
2 32 (38.10%) XPath
3 28 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 23 (27.38%) SQL
5 16 (19.05%) PHP
6 15 (17.86%) C#
7 9 (10.71%) PL/SQL
8 7 (8.33%) C
8 7 (8.33%) T-SQL
9 6 (7.14%) Ruby
9 6 (7.14%) SPARQL
10 5 (5.95%) C++
10 5 (5.95%) PowerShell
11 4 (4.76%) Python
11 4 (4.76%) Scala
12 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) Degree
1 5 (5.95%) OCA
1 5 (5.95%) Oracle Certification
1 5 (5.95%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) Docker
Vendors
1 35 (41.67%) Oracle
2 16 (19.05%) SAP
3 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.57%) Informatica
4 3 (3.57%) Siebel
5 2 (2.38%) Blue Martini
5 2 (2.38%) BMC
5 2 (2.38%) Remedy
6 1 (1.19%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.19%) Xamarin
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Inspire Corporation Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago