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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XPath (XML Path Language)
South East / Berkshire
Rank - 217 223
Permanent jobs citing XPath 0 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.077% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.18% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Median salary - £75,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £43,974 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.07% +3.46%

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
1641 2250 1955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 44.95% 43.11% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 2021 1602
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 15 (100.00%) SOA
1 15 (100.00%) BPEL
2 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 13 (86.67%) Integration Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle
3 11 (73.33%) Validation
3 11 (73.33%) TDD
3 11 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle BPM
4 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) Middleware
5 8 (53.33%) XQuery
5 8 (53.33%) Java
5 8 (53.33%) SOAP
5 8 (53.33%) Web Services
5 8 (53.33%) XML
5 8 (53.33%) XSD
5 8 (53.33%) WSDL
5 8 (53.33%) Java EE
5 8 (53.33%) JSON
5 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
5 8 (53.33%) REST
6 7 (46.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 7 (46.67%) Dashboard Development
6 7 (46.67%) BPMN
7 6 (40.00%) Subversion
7 6 (40.00%) JMS

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 13 (86.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SSL
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (40.00%) SoapUI
1 6 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) ERwin
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Business Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Business Process Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Business Process Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Developer Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Process Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) XML Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) XSLT
2 9 (60.00%) Middleware
3 8 (53.33%) Java EE
3 8 (53.33%) JSON
3 8 (53.33%) REST
3 8 (53.33%) SOAP
3 8 (53.33%) Web Services
3 8 (53.33%) WSDL
3 8 (53.33%) XML
3 8 (53.33%) XSD
4 6 (40.00%) JMS
5 2 (13.33%) DOM
5 2 (13.33%) SAX
5 2 (13.33%) XML Schema
5 2 (13.33%) XMLBeans
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) BPEL
1 15 (100.00%) SOA
2 13 (86.67%) Integration Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
3 11 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (73.33%) TDD
3 11 (73.33%) Validation
4 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
5 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
6 7 (46.67%) BPMN
6 7 (46.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 7 (46.67%) Dashboard Development
7 5 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
7 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (26.67%) Logistics
8 4 (26.67%) Process Management
9 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
9 2 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
1 8 (53.33%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle