Period
to 9 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for XQuery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XQuery over the 6 months to 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XQuery
UK
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 825 1098 1130
Rank change year-on-year +273 +32 -1
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 14 22 75
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.015% 0.042%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.032% 0.028% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 61
Median annual salary £45,000 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.28% +7.50% +13.64%
10th Percentile £32,250 £23,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £58,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £52,500 £41,382
% change year-on-year -33.33% +26.87% -5.95%

XQuery 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 43,237 79,309 99,375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.51% 53.88% 55.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35,609 64,967 82,625
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

XQuery
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing XQuery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for XQuery in the UK

XQuery
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing XQuery.

Salary trend for XQuery in the UK

XQuery
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing XQuery over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Salary histogram for XQuery in the UK

XQuery
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the UK over the 6 months to 9 July 2020. 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 +252 14 £45,000 -21.74% 1
UK excluding London +251 7 £35,000 -33.33% 1
London +181 7 £57,500 +4.55%
North of England +144 6 £35,000 - 1
North West - 6 £35,000 - 1
South East +146 1 - -

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, IT jobs citing XQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for XQuery.

1 10 (71.43%) XML
2 9 (64.29%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
5 5 (35.71%) Public Sector
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) DevOps
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
7 3 (21.43%) CentOS
7 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) jQuery
7 3 (21.43%) Scala
7 3 (21.43%) Azure
7 3 (21.43%) AWS
7 3 (21.43%) Git (software)

XQuery
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 3 (21.43%) IIS
1 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) Drupal
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) AWS
1 3 (21.43%) Azure
2 2 (14.29%) GCP
2 2 (14.29%) GitHub
2 2 (14.29%) IaaS
2 2 (14.29%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (14.29%) MarkLogic
3 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 2 (14.29%) IntelliJ
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) NUnit
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium
3 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (35.71%) Public Sector
2 3 (21.43%) Law
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
4 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) XML Developer
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Java Scala Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Scala Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Scala Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) XML
2 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (21.43%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) REST
3 3 (21.43%) XML Schema
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) Node.js
4 2 (14.29%) React
4 2 (14.29%) RESTful
4 2 (14.29%) Spring
4 2 (14.29%) Spring Boot
4 2 (14.29%) Spring Cloud
4 2 (14.29%) Spring Security
4 2 (14.29%) Velocity
4 2 (14.29%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (14.29%) Wiki
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) CentOS
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) OOP
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Kanban
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Microservices
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) OOD
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 2 (14.29%) Project Governance
5 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 3 (21.43%) Scala
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
5 2 (14.29%) XPath
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle