The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XPath (XML Path Language)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 178 221 221
Rank change year-on-year
+43 0
Permanent jobs citing XPath 4 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.11% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 5
Median salary £31,500 £75,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-58.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.26% +8.23%

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
1661 2156 2054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 47.48% 42.38% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1420 1917 1724
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing XPath as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +34 3 £31,500 -58.00%
XPath
South East

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing XPath also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for XPath.

1 15 (100.00%) XSLT
2 12 (80.00%) XSD
2 12 (80.00%) SOA
2 12 (80.00%) BPEL
3 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 10 (66.67%) Middleware
3 10 (66.67%) Web Services
3 10 (66.67%) XML
4 9 (60.00%) SOAP
4 9 (60.00%) Java
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle
4 9 (60.00%) WSDL
4 9 (60.00%) XQuery
4 9 (60.00%) Java EE
4 9 (60.00%) JSON
4 9 (60.00%) Integration Testing
4 9 (60.00%) REST
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
6 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
6 7 (46.67%) TDD
6 7 (46.67%) Subversion
6 7 (46.67%) Validation
7 6 (40.00%) JMS
7 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (40.00%) SoapUI
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle BPM

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 9 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (13.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) OLAP
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
1 7 (46.67%) Subversion
2 6 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (20.00%) ERwin
3 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (20.00%) XML Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) BPM Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Process Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Process Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) XSLT
2 12 (80.00%) XSD
3 10 (66.67%) Middleware
3 10 (66.67%) Web Services
3 10 (66.67%) XML
4 9 (60.00%) Java EE
4 9 (60.00%) JSON
4 9 (60.00%) REST
4 9 (60.00%) SOAP
4 9 (60.00%) WSDL
5 6 (40.00%) JMS
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) DOM
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) SAX
6 3 (20.00%) XHTML
6 3 (20.00%) XML Schema
6 3 (20.00%) XMLBeans
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) BPEL
1 12 (80.00%) SOA
2 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 9 (60.00%) Integration Testing
4 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (46.67%) TDD
5 7 (46.67%) Validation
6 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (20.00%) BPMN
8 3 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
8 3 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
8 3 (20.00%) MVC
9 2 (13.33%) Contingency Planning
9 2 (13.33%) Load Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
1 9 (60.00%) XQuery
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle