Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for XQuery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XQuery over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XQuery
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1110 1112 1042
Rank change year-on-year +2 -70 +73
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 64 86 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.038% 0.048% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.068% 0.091% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 51 61 218
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

XQuery is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 93995 94534 106462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.43% 53.03% 52.07%
Number of salaries quoted 78006 82296 91917
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £49,039 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.24% +5.56% +2.27%

XQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing XQuery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for XQuery in England

XQuery
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XQuery in England.

Salary trend for XQuery in England

XQuery
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XQuery in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XQuery in England

XQuery
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 20 £60,000 +14.29%
East of England +10 16 £60,000 +2.56%
South West +17 11 £44,000 +10.00%
Midlands +44 7 £60,000 +50.00%
South East +19 7 £65,000 +30.00% 1
North of England +12 7 £41,250 +17.86% 3
West Midlands - 7 £60,000 -
North West -2 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Yorkshire +22 2 £50,000 +42.86%
North East - 2 £47,500 - 2
XQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 across the England region with a requirement for XQuery.

1 49 (76.56%) XML
2 45 (70.31%) XSLT
3 38 (59.38%) SQL
4 37 (57.81%) XPath
5 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (48.44%) Java
7 26 (40.63%) T-SQL
8 25 (39.06%) SOAP
9 22 (34.38%) SQL Server
10 21 (32.81%) Web Services
11 20 (31.25%) C#
12 19 (29.69%) .NET
12 19 (29.69%) JSON
13 18 (28.13%) TDD
13 18 (28.13%) PL/SQL
13 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
13 18 (28.13%) Unix
13 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
13 18 (28.13%) MarkLogic
14 17 (26.56%) Oracle
15 16 (25.00%) HTML
15 16 (25.00%) Scrum
15 16 (25.00%) Unit Testing
16 15 (23.44%) Finance
16 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET
16 15 (23.44%) SOA
17 14 (21.88%) Windows
17 14 (21.88%) MVC
17 14 (21.88%) RESTful
17 14 (21.88%) Test Automation

XQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (7.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.56%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.56%) JBoss
4 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (6.25%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (3.13%) Serverless
3 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.31%) FTP
2 12 (18.75%) HTTP
3 7 (10.94%) Kerberos
4 6 (9.38%) SSL
5 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 18 (28.13%) MarkLogic
3 13 (20.31%) NoSQL
4 8 (12.50%) Big Data
5 7 (10.94%) Oracle Database
5 7 (10.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (7.81%) Data Mining
7 3 (4.69%) MySQL
8 2 (3.13%) Blockchain
8 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.56%) MS Access
9 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.38%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.81%) JIRA
4 4 (6.25%) Selenium
4 4 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.13%) Capybara
5 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.13%) git-flow
5 2 (3.13%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.13%) JMeter
5 2 (3.13%) JUnit
5 2 (3.13%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (3.13%) Maven
5 2 (3.13%) Protractor
5 2 (3.13%) RSpec
5 2 (3.13%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (3.13%) WATIR
5 2 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (23.44%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Banking
2 9 (14.06%) Retail
3 6 (9.38%) Investment Banking
3 6 (9.38%) Publishing
4 5 (7.81%) Marketing
5 2 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (53.13%) Developer
2 10 (15.63%) .NET Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Analyst
3 9 (14.06%) Consultant
3 9 (14.06%) SAP Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) XML Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Lead Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Lead .NET Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Splunk Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Graduate
7 5 (7.81%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.81%) NoSQL Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Programmer
7 5 (7.81%) SAP Programmer
8 4 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
8 4 (6.25%) Applications Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Principal Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (76.56%) XML
2 45 (70.31%) XSLT
3 25 (39.06%) SOAP
4 21 (32.81%) Web Services
5 19 (29.69%) .NET
5 19 (29.69%) JSON
6 16 (25.00%) HTML
7 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET
8 14 (21.88%) REST
8 14 (21.88%) RESTful
9 13 (20.31%) XML Schema
10 12 (18.75%) .NET Framework
10 12 (18.75%) cXML
10 12 (18.75%) EDIFACT
10 12 (18.75%) IDoc
10 12 (18.75%) JDBC
10 12 (18.75%) SAP PI
10 12 (18.75%) WCF
10 12 (18.75%) WPF
11 11 (17.19%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) Semantic Web
3 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (6.25%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.13%) Bitcoin
5 1 (1.56%) Blog
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Unix
2 14 (21.88%) Windows
3 8 (12.50%) Linux
4 6 (9.38%) Windows Vista
5 2 (3.13%) CentOS
5 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Android
6 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.13%) TDD
3 16 (25.00%) Scrum
3 16 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 15 (23.44%) SOA
5 14 (21.88%) MVC
5 14 (21.88%) Test Automation
6 12 (18.75%) B2B
6 12 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (18.75%) Data Mapping
7 11 (17.19%) ITIL
7 11 (17.19%) ITSM
7 11 (17.19%) Line Management
8 10 (15.63%) Microservices
9 9 (14.06%) RDF
9 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
9 9 (14.06%) Workflow
10 8 (12.50%) OO
10 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
11 7 (10.94%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (59.38%) SQL
2 37 (57.81%) XPath
3 31 (48.44%) Java
4 26 (40.63%) T-SQL
5 20 (31.25%) C#
6 18 (28.13%) JavaScript
6 18 (28.13%) PL/SQL
7 12 (18.75%) Shell Script
8 5 (7.81%) VBA
9 4 (6.25%) SPARQL
10 2 (3.13%) PHP
10 2 (3.13%) Ruby
10 2 (3.13%) Scala
11 1 (1.56%) C++
11 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.56%) R
11 1 (1.56%) VB
11 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.38%) Degree
3 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) RosettaNet
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 17 (26.56%) Oracle
3 12 (18.75%) SAP
4 11 (17.19%) Remedy
5 8 (12.50%) Splunk
6 4 (6.25%) Talend
7 2 (3.13%) Atlassian
7 2 (3.13%) LexisNexis
7 2 (3.13%) New Relic
7 2 (3.13%) Red Hat