The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - 141 137
Permanent jobs citing XPath 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.043% 0.096%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.071% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £40,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +77.77%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
XPath
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1189 1399 1277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 56.97% 60.67% 61.10%
Number of salaries quoted 988 1165 1100
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

XPath
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

XPath Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSD
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Mule ESB
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Camel
2 3 (75.00%) JMS
2 3 (75.00%) Apache CXF
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Mule
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) JAXB
2 3 (75.00%) XQuery
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Struts
2 3 (75.00%) XSL

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Mule
2 3 (75.00%) Mule ESB
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 3 (75.00%) Programmer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Programme Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSD
2 3 (75.00%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Camel
2 3 (75.00%) Apache CXF
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) JAXB
2 3 (75.00%) JDBC
2 3 (75.00%) JMS
2 3 (75.00%) JSP
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Struts
2 3 (75.00%) XSL
3 1 (25.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle