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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 207 198 224
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +26
Permanent jobs citing XPath 2 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% 0.29% 0.036%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 0.74% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 1
Average salary £21,500 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.00% +58.73%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +21.62%
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
1978 2161 2173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.70% 38.53% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1621 1755 1941
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2015. 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
Slough - 2 £21,500 -
XPath
South East

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (75.00%) Ajax
2 6 (75.00%) JSON
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (50.00%) Liferay
3 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Spring Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (50.00%) Use Case

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (50.00%) JBoss
1 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (50.00%) Liferay
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Ant
1 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (50.00%) Log4j
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
1 4 (50.00%) Maven
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) JBehave
2 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (25.00%) Robotium
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (25.00%) JMeter
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) Ajax
2 6 (75.00%) JSON
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) Spring Integration
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (50.00%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) EJB
3 4 (50.00%) JSP
3 4 (50.00%) Servlets
3 4 (50.00%) Struts
3 4 (50.00%) XSD
3 4 (50.00%) XSL
3 4 (50.00%) XSLT
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) UML
1 4 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (50.00%) SOA
1 4 (50.00%) B2B
1 4 (50.00%) B2C
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Use Case
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (50.00%) System Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
1 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) User Stories
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) XQuery
4 2 (25.00%) VBScript
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) VMware