The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XQuery
London / City of London
Rank - - 305
Permanent jobs citing XQuery 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - - 0.098%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Median salary - - £42,500
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 City of London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2826 3932 5112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 56.45% 55.40% 49.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2571 3515 4502
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £82,500
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 City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 City of London

XQuery
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XQuery in the City of London.

Salary trend for XQuery in the City of London