The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XQuery
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 390 456 440
Rank change year-on-year +66 -16  
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 4 1 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.027% 0.005% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.050% 0.010% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 21
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +16.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +18.42%  

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 South East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 7959 9940 9960
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 53.04% 50.77% 48.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6904 8839 8593
Median salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

XQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

XQuery
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for XQuery in the South East

XQuery
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Oxfordshire - 3 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
XQuery
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for XQuery.

1 10 (90.91%) Java
1 10 (90.91%) XSLT
1 10 (90.91%) XML
2 6 (54.55%) XSD
2 6 (54.55%) SOA
2 6 (54.55%) WSDL
2 6 (54.55%) SOAP
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) REST
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) JMS
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) XPath
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) J2EE
5 3 (27.27%) JSON
5 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 3 (27.27%) BPEL
5 3 (27.27%) Middleware
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (27.27%) SPARQL

XQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (45.45%) Oracle Service Bus
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (9.09%) Jetty
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MarkLogic
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
2 1 (9.09%) ERwin
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) XML Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) XML
1 10 (90.91%) XSLT
2 6 (54.55%) REST
2 6 (54.55%) SOAP
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) WSDL
2 6 (54.55%) XSD
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) JMS
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
4 3 (27.27%) J2EE
4 3 (27.27%) Java EE
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) Middleware
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (27.27%) WCF
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) JDOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Semantic Web
2 1 (9.09%) Blog
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) SOA
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) BPEL
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
6 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (9.09%) Open Source
6 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (9.09%) Use Case
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) XPath
4 3 (27.27%) Scala
4 3 (27.27%) SPARQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle