The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 221 217 225
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing XPath 5 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.097% 0.11% 0.092%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.30% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
XPath
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2202 2003 2414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 42.63% 36.15% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1973 1684 1957
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XPath across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

XPath
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XPath across the Berkshire region.

XPath Salary Trend in Berkshire

XPath
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +9 5 £75,000 +36.36%
XPath
South East

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing XPath also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XPath.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (83.33%) CRM
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) DTS
2 5 (83.33%) EDI
2 5 (83.33%) ERP
2 5 (83.33%) EAI
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) Software Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing XPath also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XPath. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (83.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Mule
2 1 (16.67%) Mule ESB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) DTS
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) IT Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) EDI
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) CRM
2 5 (83.33%) EAI
2 5 (83.33%) ERP
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree