The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for XQuery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XQuery
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 260 233 245
Rank change year-on-year -27 +12  
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 11 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.018% 0.094%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% 0.034% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,950
% change year-on-year -1.11% +7.27%  

XQuery is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3968 2975 3323
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 58.74% 53.69% 52.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3399 2571 2823
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,486 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

XQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing XQuery as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for XQuery in the North West

XQuery
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for XQuery in the North West

XQuery
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Cheshire - 8 - -
Manchester -19 3 £35,000 -
XQuery
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 North West region with a requirement for XQuery.

1 14 (100.00%) MySQL
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
1 14 (100.00%) XML
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) T-SQL
3 9 (64.29%) VB.NET
3 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) SOAP
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) N-Tier
3 9 (64.29%) SOA
3 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (64.29%) MVC
3 9 (64.29%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (64.29%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (64.29%) WinForms
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (64.29%) Web Development
3 9 (64.29%) .NET Framework
3 9 (64.29%) XPath
3 9 (64.29%) MDX
3 9 (64.29%) JIRA
3 9 (64.29%) Selenium
3 9 (64.29%) WCF

XQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (64.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) MySQL
2 9 (64.29%) MongoDB
2 9 (64.29%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) JIRA
1 9 (64.29%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Software Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 5 (35.71%) PHP Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
1 14 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) .NET Framework
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (64.29%) Entity Framework
2 9 (64.29%) MDX
2 9 (64.29%) RESTful
2 9 (64.29%) SOAP
2 9 (64.29%) WCF
2 9 (64.29%) WinForms
2 9 (64.29%) WPF
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
3 5 (35.71%) JSON
3 5 (35.71%) LAMP
3 5 (35.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) N-Tier
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (64.29%) MVC
2 9 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (64.29%) SOA
2 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
2 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Waterfall
2 9 (64.29%) Web Development
3 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
4 5 (35.71%) OOP
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) T-SQL
2 9 (64.29%) VB.NET
2 9 (64.29%) XPath
3 5 (35.71%) PHP
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle