The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 84 98 79
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs citing XPath 9 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.03% 0.81% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 1.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 1
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +14.86%
XPath
East Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
591 840 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 67.93% 68.02% 74.81%
Number of salaries quoted 479 727 460
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

XPath
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

XPath Salary Trend in Brighton

XPath
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XPath across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

XPath Salary Histogram in Brighton

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 33 (100.00%) Java
1 33 (100.00%) XML
2 32 (96.97%) SQL
3 28 (84.85%) XQuery
4 19 (57.58%) Subversion
4 19 (57.58%) HTML
5 17 (51.52%) Maven
6 16 (48.48%) XSLT
7 15 (45.45%) Lucene
7 15 (45.45%) Apache Solr
8 14 (42.42%) Hadoop
8 14 (42.42%) Big Data
8 14 (42.42%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (42.42%) Apache Spark
8 14 (42.42%) Apache
8 14 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (39.39%) CSS
9 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
10 12 (36.36%) Web Services
10 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (24.24%) Tomcat
11 8 (24.24%) OO
11 8 (24.24%) Degree
12 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
12 7 (21.21%) Release Management
12 7 (21.21%) Visualisation
12 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
12 7 (21.21%) JPA
12 7 (21.21%) API Development
12 7 (21.21%) iRise

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 (45.45%) Apache Solr
2 14 (42.42%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (42.42%) Apache Spark
2 14 (42.42%) Apache
3 8 (24.24%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.06%) Jetty
5 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) Big Data
1 14 (42.42%) Hadoop
2 6 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 6 (18.18%) Redis
2 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQLite
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.03%) MarkLogic
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) BaseX
Development Applications
1 19 (57.58%) Subversion
2 17 (51.52%) Maven
3 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
4 5 (15.15%) TestNG
4 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
4 5 (15.15%) Ant
4 5 (15.15%) Eclipse
4 5 (15.15%) IntelliJ
4 5 (15.15%) HP UFT
5 3 (9.09%) Selenium
5 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (9.09%) WebDriver
6 2 (6.06%) Firebug
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Analyst
1 14 (42.42%) Data Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Senior Data Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Java Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Software Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) XML
2 19 (57.58%) HTML
3 16 (48.48%) XSLT
4 15 (45.45%) Lucene
5 13 (39.39%) CSS
6 12 (36.36%) Web Services
7 7 (21.21%) Hibernate
7 7 (21.21%) XML Schema
7 7 (21.21%) Spring
7 7 (21.21%) JPA
8 6 (18.18%) HTML5
8 6 (18.18%) Memcached
8 6 (18.18%) SOAP
8 6 (18.18%) Ajax
9 5 (15.15%) Java EE
9 5 (15.15%) Spring MVC
9 5 (15.15%) jQuery
9 5 (15.15%) J2EE
10 2 (6.06%) Servlets
11 1 (3.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
1 7 (21.21%) Visualisation
2 6 (18.18%) Social Media
2 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) UNIX
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Android
2 6 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) OO
4 7 (21.21%) SOA
4 7 (21.21%) Project Management
4 7 (21.21%) Asset Management
4 7 (21.21%) TOGAF
4 7 (21.21%) Release Management
4 7 (21.21%) API Development
5 6 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (18.18%) SEO
5 6 (18.18%) Scrum
5 6 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (18.18%) OOD
5 6 (18.18%) RAD
6 5 (15.15%) MVC
6 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (96.97%) SQL
3 28 (84.85%) XQuery
4 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
5 6 (18.18%) COBOL
6 5 (15.15%) Perl
6 5 (15.15%) Ruby
6 5 (15.15%) Groovy
6 5 (15.15%) Scala
7 3 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (9.09%) ISEB
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) iRise
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle