The first table below looks at the demand for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 295 287 275
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs citing XPath 34 31 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.26% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.47% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 36
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,350 £73,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6508 6646 7166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.50% 55.52% 55.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5604 5983 6666
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XPath
London

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XPath
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

XPath Salary Trend in the City of London

XPath
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XPath across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

XPath Salary Histogram in the City of London

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 84 (98.82%) XML
2 61 (71.76%) XSLT
3 57 (67.06%) JavaScript
4 52 (61.18%) HTML
5 50 (58.82%) Java
6 49 (57.65%) CSS
7 46 (54.12%) .NET
7 46 (54.12%) Web Services
8 44 (51.76%) SQL Server
9 41 (48.24%) MVC
10 40 (47.06%) Ajax
11 38 (44.71%) Web Development
12 35 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (41.18%) SOAP
13 34 (40.00%) ASP.NET
13 34 (40.00%) C#
14 28 (32.94%) Visual Studio
15 27 (31.76%) OO
15 27 (31.76%) Relational Database
16 26 (30.59%) Android
16 26 (30.59%) HTML5
16 26 (30.59%) SOA
17 24 (28.24%) CMS
17 24 (28.24%) SQL Server 2008
17 24 (28.24%) JSON
17 24 (28.24%) jQuery
17 24 (28.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 23 (27.06%) .NET Framework
18 23 (27.06%) Subversion
19 22 (25.88%) Blackberry

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 24 (28.24%) CMS
2 19 (22.35%) Tomcat
3 17 (20.00%) Umbraco
4 5 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (5.88%) Node.js
5 3 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.53%) IIS
6 2 (2.35%) Alfresco
6 2 (2.35%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 15 (17.65%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) GitHub
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.65%) Internet
2 7 (8.24%) Intranet
3 3 (3.53%) HTTP
4 2 (2.35%) SSL
5 1 (1.18%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (51.76%) SQL Server
2 27 (31.76%) Relational Database
3 24 (28.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (12.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (12.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (8.24%) NoSQL
6 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (7.06%) MySQL
8 5 (5.88%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (4.71%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.35%) MarkLogic
10 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 28 (32.94%) Visual Studio
2 23 (27.06%) Subversion
3 17 (20.00%) NUnit
3 17 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (16.47%) Selenium
5 13 (15.29%) WebDriver
6 11 (12.94%) Git (software)
7 10 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 9 (10.59%) Maven
8 9 (10.59%) Cucumber
9 8 (9.41%) Jenkins
10 6 (7.06%) Ant
11 5 (5.88%) Eclipse
12 4 (4.71%) Xcode
12 4 (4.71%) Firebug
12 4 (4.71%) TestNG
13 3 (3.53%) JUnit
14 2 (2.35%) CruiseControl
14 2 (2.35%) JIRA
14 2 (2.35%) Gradle
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
1 15 (17.65%) Games
2 4 (4.71%) Law
2 4 (4.71%) Legal
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Marketing
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (75.29%) Developer
2 42 (49.41%) Web Developer
3 17 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 17 (20.00%) ASP Developer
3 17 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
3 17 (20.00%) Umbraco Developer
4 15 (17.65%) Mobile Web Developer
4 15 (17.65%) Mobile Developer
5 11 (12.94%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.06%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Consultant
9 4 (4.71%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Senior Applications Developer
10 2 (2.35%) J2EE Consultant
10 2 (2.35%) .NET Web Developer
10 2 (2.35%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 2 (2.35%) Analyst
10 2 (2.35%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (98.82%) XML
2 61 (71.76%) XSLT
3 52 (61.18%) HTML
4 49 (57.65%) CSS
5 46 (54.12%) .NET
5 46 (54.12%) Web Services
6 40 (47.06%) Ajax
7 35 (41.18%) SOAP
8 34 (40.00%) ASP.NET
9 26 (30.59%) HTML5
10 24 (28.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 24 (28.24%) JSON
10 24 (28.24%) jQuery
11 23 (27.06%) .NET Framework
12 22 (25.88%) CSS3
13 18 (21.18%) J2EE
14 17 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
15 16 (18.82%) RESTful
15 16 (18.82%) XSD
16 15 (17.65%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.88%) Blackberry
1 22 (25.88%) Mobile App
2 15 (17.65%) iPad
2 15 (17.65%) Web 2.0
2 15 (17.65%) Online Games
2 15 (17.65%) iPhone
3 6 (7.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.35%) Open Source
4 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.18%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.59%) Android
2 22 (25.88%) Windows
3 15 (17.65%) Windows Mobile
4 11 (12.94%) Apple iOS
5 7 (8.24%) Windows Phone
6 4 (4.71%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.53%) Linux
8 2 (2.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (48.24%) MVC
2 38 (44.71%) Web Development
3 35 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (31.76%) OO
5 26 (30.59%) SOA
6 22 (25.88%) Web Application Development
7 18 (21.18%) E-Commerce
7 18 (21.18%) SEO
8 10 (11.76%) Automated Testing
8 10 (11.76%) Content Management
9 9 (10.59%) TDD
10 7 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (8.24%) Kanban
11 6 (7.06%) Manual Testing
11 6 (7.06%) User Experience Design
11 6 (7.06%) ITIL
11 6 (7.06%) Data Modelling
12 5 (5.88%) Multithreading
12 5 (5.88%) BDD
13 4 (4.71%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 57 (67.06%) JavaScript
2 50 (58.82%) Java
3 34 (40.00%) C#
4 20 (23.53%) SQL
5 13 (15.29%) VB.NET
6 12 (14.12%) VB
7 7 (8.24%) XQuery
7 7 (8.24%) C++
7 7 (8.24%) Groovy
8 6 (7.06%) Ruby
9 1 (1.18%) PHP
9 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.35%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (17.65%) Symbian
2 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.94%) Oracle
4 7 (8.24%) EPiServer
5 5 (5.88%) JBoss
6 4 (4.71%) AccuRev
7 2 (2.35%) Sun
7 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.18%) Zend
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