The first table below looks at the demand for XQuery skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank - 207 192
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 0 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.036% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.076% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 9
Average salary - £32,076 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2605 2636 2611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.94% 47.63% 53.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2245 2330 2305
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XQuery
England

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XQuery across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

XQuery
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XQuery across the West Midlands region.

XQuery Salary Trend in the West Midlands

XQuery
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) XPath
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) C#

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Database Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) XPath
3 2 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft