Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for HQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HQL over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hibernate Query Language (HQL)
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1177 1214 1304
Rank change year-on-year +37 +90 +20
Permanent jobs citing HQL 5 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.005% 0.011% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 5
UK median annual salary £38,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.00% -4.76% +7.14%
10th Percentile £30,000 £40,000 £51,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year -20.00% - -

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

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 99821 100632 111622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.27% 52.91% 51.73%
Number of salaries quoted 82213 86844 95422
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +1.27%

HQL
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HQL in the UK

HQL
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for HQL in the UK

HQL
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HQL within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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
England +12 5 £38,500 -23.00%
South East +36 4 £40,000 -20.00%
UK excluding London +35 4 £40,000 -20.00%
London - 1 £38,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing HQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for HQL.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon Linux
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) React
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) PuTTY
4 1 (20.00%) WinSCP
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery

HQL
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
1 1 (20.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (20.00%) Hudson
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (20.00%) Google Maps API
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Java SE
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) React
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Servlets
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon Linux
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) C-shell
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) OCP
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat