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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XQuery
England / North West
Rank 246 236 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 -  
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.049% 0.035% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.083% 0.068% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year -2.76% +17.53%  

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 3607 2925 3374
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 58.72% 51.45% 51.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3097 2489 2893
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 March 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
Manchester -17 2 £42,500 +21.42%
Cheshire - 1 - -
XQuery
England

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 8 (100.00%) MySQL
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Subversion
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) LAMP
2 7 (87.50%) OOP
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) REST
2 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Big Data
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) MDX
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA

XQuery
Top Related 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 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
1 7 (87.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) LAMP
2 7 (87.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) MDX
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
3 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 7 (87.50%) OOP
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle