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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 820 732 757
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +25
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 82 145 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.26% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 52 116 101
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £67,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +18.42%

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
58102 56474 62168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.75% 52.93% 53.65%
Number of salaries quoted 48669 48759 54500
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 2014. 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 -77 73 £43,750 -7.89% 12
South West -10 21 £35,000 -14.63% 2
South East -11 21 £39,750 -11.66% 7
London -104 21 £60,000 +25.00% 3
East Sussex - 17 £38,000 - 4
Brighton - 16 £38,000 - 4
Cheltenham - 13 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 13 £35,000 -
Scotland -13 9 £55,000 -15.38%
North West -12 8 £45,000 -
Bristol - 8 - - 2
City of London -13 6 £56,250 +2.27%
Manchester +4 4 £45,000 -
Glasgow -5 4 £65,000 -
Edinburgh - 4 £53,750 -
Ealing +2 3 - -
Surrey -7 3 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Cheshire -10 3 - -
Stockport - 3 £45,000 -
Woking - 3 £65,000 - 2
East of England -30 2 £55,000 +44.73%
Essex - 2 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £70,000 - 1
Brentwood - 1 - -
Cheadle - 1 - -
Linlithgow - 1 £47,500 -
Liverpool - 1 £45,000 -
Oxford - 1 £70,000 - 1
West Lothian - 1 £47,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £45,000 -

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 199 (98.03%) XML
2 135 (66.50%) Java
3 126 (62.07%) XSLT
4 122 (60.10%) SQL
5 111 (54.68%) HTML
5 111 (54.68%) JavaScript
6 108 (53.20%) CSS
6 108 (53.20%) XPath
7 84 (41.38%) Web Services
8 76 (37.44%) Spring
9 73 (35.96%) SQL Server
10 67 (33.00%) Subversion
11 65 (32.02%) .NET
12 64 (31.53%) Git (software)
13 62 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
14 54 (26.60%) Linux
15 53 (26.11%) Oracle
16 51 (25.12%) Tomcat
17 50 (24.63%) Hibernate
17 50 (24.63%) jQuery
17 50 (24.63%) Continuous Integration
18 48 (23.65%) Microsoft
19 46 (22.66%) SOA
20 45 (22.17%) J2EE
21 43 (21.18%) SOAP
21 43 (21.18%) Ajax
22 41 (20.20%) TDD
22 41 (20.20%) C#
23 40 (19.70%) ASP.NET
23 40 (19.70%) Maven

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 51 (25.12%) Tomcat
2 32 (15.76%) WebLogic
2 32 (15.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 25 (12.32%) Jetty
4 17 (8.37%) Oracle Service Bus
5 10 (4.93%) IIS
6 8 (3.94%) Apache
6 8 (3.94%) WebSphere
7 7 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (3.45%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.97%) Alfresco
8 4 (1.97%) Mule
9 2 (0.99%) Documentum
9 2 (0.99%) CMS
10 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 25 (12.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.48%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.99%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.34%) SMTP
1 21 (10.34%) FTP
2 17 (8.37%) Internet
3 15 (7.39%) HTTP
4 3 (1.48%) SSL
5 1 (0.49%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (35.96%) SQL Server
2 35 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (16.26%) Oracle Database
3 33 (16.26%) Relational Database
4 32 (15.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 25 (12.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (12.32%) MarkLogic
5 25 (12.32%) Oracle ODI
6 16 (7.88%) NoSQL
7 15 (7.39%) MySQL
8 13 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (4.43%) Triplestore
10 8 (3.94%) Big Data
10 8 (3.94%) Hadoop
11 7 (3.45%) Data Mining
12 6 (2.96%) Text Mining
12 6 (2.96%) MongoDB
12 6 (2.96%) HBase
13 5 (2.46%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.97%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 67 (33.00%) Subversion
2 64 (31.53%) Git (software)
3 40 (19.70%) Maven
4 39 (19.21%) Ant
5 38 (18.72%) JUnit
6 31 (15.27%) Eclipse
7 22 (10.84%) Hudson
8 11 (5.42%) Mockito
8 11 (5.42%) JDeveloper
9 10 (4.93%) Selenium
10 9 (4.43%) CruiseControl
11 8 (3.94%) Cucumber
11 8 (3.94%) SoapUI
12 7 (3.45%) Jenkins
13 6 (2.96%) Gradle
13 6 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (2.96%) Visual Studio
14 5 (2.46%) JIRA
15 4 (1.97%) WATIR
15 4 (1.97%) InstallShield
General
1 29 (14.29%) Finance
2 23 (11.33%) Publishing
3 21 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.42%) Marketing
5 7 (3.45%) Legal
6 5 (2.46%) Banking
7 4 (1.97%) Retail
8 3 (1.48%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.48%) Front Office
8 3 (1.48%) Law
8 3 (1.48%) Advertising
9 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 117 (57.64%) Developer
2 60 (29.56%) Java Developer
3 29 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 28 (13.79%) .NET Developer
5 26 (12.81%) Web Developer
6 25 (12.32%) Team Leader
6 25 (12.32%) Java Web Developer
7 24 (11.82%) Development Team Leader
8 21 (10.34%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 21 (10.34%) .NET Software Developer
9 20 (9.85%) Senior Developer
10 18 (8.87%) Middleware Specialist
11 16 (7.88%) Software Team Leader
11 16 (7.88%) Software Development Team Leader
11 16 (7.88%) J2EE Developer
12 10 (4.93%) Software Engineer
12 10 (4.93%) Consultant
12 10 (4.93%) Architect
12 10 (4.93%) Senior Java Developer
13 9 (4.43%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (98.03%) XML
2 126 (62.07%) XSLT
3 111 (54.68%) HTML
4 108 (53.20%) CSS
5 84 (41.38%) Web Services
6 76 (37.44%) Spring
7 65 (32.02%) .NET
8 50 (24.63%) Hibernate
8 50 (24.63%) jQuery
9 45 (22.17%) J2EE
10 43 (21.18%) SOAP
10 43 (21.18%) Ajax
11 40 (19.70%) ASP.NET
12 36 (17.73%) Middleware
13 33 (16.26%) JSP
14 28 (13.79%) HTML5
15 25 (12.32%) Servlets
16 22 (10.84%) XML Schema
17 21 (10.34%) ASP.NET 2.0
17 21 (10.34%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.32%) Mobile App
2 24 (11.82%) User Experience
3 15 (7.39%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.39%) Social Media
4 14 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (6.40%) Inversion of Control
6 12 (5.91%) Semantic Web
7 9 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (4.43%) Linked Data
8 6 (2.96%) Taxonomies
8 6 (2.96%) Ontologies
9 5 (2.46%) Open Source
10 4 (1.97%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.97%) W3C
11 2 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.99%) NHS
11 2 (0.99%) Equities
12 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.49%) Replication
12 1 (0.49%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 54 (26.60%) Linux
2 39 (19.21%) Windows
3 30 (14.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (13.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (12.32%) UNIX
6 5 (2.46%) Android
7 3 (1.48%) Fedora
7 3 (1.48%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.48%) OS/2
8 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (24.63%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (22.66%) SOA
4 41 (20.20%) TDD
5 39 (19.21%) OO
6 32 (15.76%) MVC
7 23 (11.33%) Business Analysis
8 21 (10.34%) Mobile Application Development
9 20 (9.85%) Integration Testing
9 20 (9.85%) BPMN
9 20 (9.85%) Scrum
10 16 (7.88%) BDD
11 14 (6.90%) Multithreading
12 13 (6.40%) Technical Architecture
12 13 (6.40%) Automated Testing
12 13 (6.40%) Content Management
13 12 (5.91%) Web Application Development
14 10 (4.93%) Requirements Analysis
15 9 (4.43%) Software Engineering
15 9 (4.43%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 135 (66.50%) Java
2 122 (60.10%) SQL
3 111 (54.68%) JavaScript
4 108 (53.20%) XPath
5 41 (20.20%) C#
6 22 (10.84%) Python
7 20 (9.85%) PL/SQL
8 19 (9.36%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 16 (7.88%) Jython
10 15 (7.39%) Groovy
11 14 (6.90%) Perl
12 11 (5.42%) Ruby
12 11 (5.42%) Scala
13 9 (4.43%) SPARQL
14 6 (2.96%) VB.NET
15 5 (2.46%) VC++
15 5 (2.46%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.97%) C++
17 3 (1.48%) T-SQL
17 3 (1.48%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (17.24%) Degree
2 4 (1.97%) ISTQB
2 4 (1.97%) ISEB
2 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.48%) PhD
4 1 (0.49%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.49%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.93%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.48%) Squid
1 3 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (10.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 19 (9.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 19 (9.36%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.49%) Puppet
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 53 (26.11%) Oracle
2 48 (23.65%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.91%) JBoss
4 4 (1.97%) VMware
5 3 (1.48%) Reuters
5 3 (1.48%) Sencha
5 3 (1.48%) Sybase
6 2 (0.99%) Telerik
6 2 (0.99%) Google
7 1 (0.49%) Akamai
7 1 (0.49%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.49%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.49%) Cognos
7 1 (0.49%) IBM
7 1 (0.49%) Sun
7 1 (0.49%) Informatica
7 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.49%) TIBCO
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