The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 204 219 195
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Permanent jobs citing XPath 15 2 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.036% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 0.092% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 27
Average salary £50,000 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.73% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2163 2172 2900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 38.34% 39.23% 49.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1755 1939 2542
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XPath
South East

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 31 July 2014. 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 +16 14 £50,000 +58.73% 2
XPath
South East

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 16 (88.89%) SQL
1 16 (88.89%) XML
2 15 (83.33%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 15 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (83.33%) Web Testing
2 15 (83.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) XSLT
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) LDAP
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) FTP
4 1 (5.56%) HTTP
4 1 (5.56%) XML Schema
4 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
4 1 (5.56%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Firmware
4 1 (5.56%) JDBC
4 1 (5.56%) JSP
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) XSD
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 15 (83.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LDAP
1 1 (5.56%) FTP
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) Firebug
1 1 (5.56%) Redmine
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Test Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Test Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) XSLT
3 1 (5.56%) XML Schema
3 1 (5.56%) JDBC
3 1 (5.56%) JSP
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) XSD
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
1 1 (5.56%) HACMP
1 1 (5.56%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Web Testing
1 15 (83.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (5.56%) SOA
2 1 (5.56%) Process Management
2 1 (5.56%) TDD
2 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
2 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (5.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 15 (83.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus 25 days holiday + pension + additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago