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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Hibernate Query Language (HQL)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 886 - 976
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing HQL 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% - 0.005%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.008% - 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Median salary £40,000 - £51,250
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 - £50,000

HQL 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 with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 49978 51998 56343
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 56.06% 52.81% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 41844 45052 48044
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

HQL
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 27 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
England - 4 £40,000 -
South East - 4 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £40,000 -
Witney - 4 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
1 11 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
1 11 (100.00%) CentOS
1 11 (100.00%) RESTful
1 11 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 11 (100.00%) Amazon Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Degree
3 7 (63.64%) JIRA
3 7 (63.64%) Selenium
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) NUnit
3 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (63.64%) WebDriver
3 7 (63.64%) SaaS
3 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
3 7 (63.64%) Twitter
3 7 (63.64%) Bitbucket
3 7 (63.64%) JUnit
3 7 (63.64%) Mobile Development
3 7 (63.64%) SDLC
3 7 (63.64%) BrowserStack

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (63.64%) BrowserStack
1 7 (63.64%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Bitbucket
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
1 7 (63.64%) JUnit
1 7 (63.64%) NUnit
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
1 7 (63.64%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Graduate
4 2 (18.18%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Graduate Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) RESTful
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Amazon Linux
1 11 (100.00%) CentOS
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Mobile Development
1 7 (63.64%) SDLC
1 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Twitter