The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 285 302 293
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Permanent jobs citing XPath 21 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.52% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 29
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £57,350 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
XPath
London

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5520 6507 6646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.48% 52.44% 55.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 5602 5983
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 July 2015.

XPath Salary Histogram in the City of London

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 35 (87.50%) XML
2 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (60.00%) Java
3 22 (55.00%) Spring
3 22 (55.00%) Maven
3 22 (55.00%) Finance
4 19 (47.50%) Git (software)
4 19 (47.50%) Hudson
4 19 (47.50%) Jenkins
5 18 (45.00%) Struts
6 16 (40.00%) Middleware
7 14 (35.00%) Scrum
7 14 (35.00%) SQL
7 14 (35.00%) Apache
8 13 (32.50%) .NET
8 13 (32.50%) JUnit
8 13 (32.50%) CMS
8 13 (32.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 13 (32.50%) Mockito
8 13 (32.50%) Jetty
9 11 (27.50%) Oracle
9 11 (27.50%) HTML
9 11 (27.50%) XSLT
10 9 (22.50%) WebLogic
10 9 (22.50%) CSS
10 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
10 9 (22.50%) jQuery
10 9 (22.50%) REST
11 8 (20.00%) J2EE
11 8 (20.00%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 14 (35.00%) Apache
2 13 (32.50%) CMS
2 13 (32.50%) Jetty
2 13 (32.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 9 (22.50%) WebLogic
4 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (2.50%) IIS
6 1 (2.50%) JBoss
6 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.50%) LatentZero
2 1 (2.50%) SAP SRM
2 1 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.50%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) HTTP
2 2 (5.00%) LDAP
2 2 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) AMQP
3 1 (2.50%) FTP
3 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) TKPROF
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.00%) OLTP
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (55.00%) Maven
2 19 (47.50%) Git (software)
2 19 (47.50%) Hudson
2 19 (47.50%) Jenkins
3 13 (32.50%) Mockito
3 13 (32.50%) JUnit
4 7 (17.50%) JIRA
4 7 (17.50%) Ant
5 6 (15.00%) FitNesse
6 5 (12.50%) Subversion
7 3 (7.50%) HP UFT
7 3 (7.50%) NUnit
7 3 (7.50%) Fiddler
7 3 (7.50%) MSTest
7 3 (7.50%) Moq
7 3 (7.50%) SpecFlow
8 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.50%) Selenium
9 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.50%) SonarQube
General
1 22 (55.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 21 (52.50%) Java Developer
3 17 (42.50%) Senior Developer
4 15 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Architect
6 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Architect
7 2 (5.00%) QA Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Junior Test Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Applications Developer
8 1 (2.50%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) XML
2 22 (55.00%) Spring
3 18 (45.00%) Struts
4 16 (40.00%) Middleware
5 13 (32.50%) .NET
6 11 (27.50%) HTML
6 11 (27.50%) XSLT
7 9 (22.50%) CSS
7 9 (22.50%) jQuery
7 9 (22.50%) REST
8 8 (20.00%) SOAP
8 8 (20.00%) J2EE
8 8 (20.00%) Web Services
9 7 (17.50%) JMS
10 6 (15.00%) JDBC
11 5 (12.50%) JSP
11 5 (12.50%) Servlets
11 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
12 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
13 3 (7.50%) AutoMapper
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) W3C
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Replication
3 2 (5.00%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.50%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) UNIX
2 7 (17.50%) Solaris
2 7 (17.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) Scrum
3 8 (20.00%) TDD
3 8 (20.00%) OO
4 4 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 4 (10.00%) MVC
5 3 (7.50%) Automated Testing
5 3 (7.50%) System Testing
5 3 (7.50%) BDD
5 3 (7.50%) Content Management
5 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
5 3 (7.50%) UML
5 3 (7.50%) OOD
6 2 (5.00%) SOA
6 2 (5.00%) ETL
6 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.00%) BPEL
6 2 (5.00%) Workflow
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) Java
2 14 (35.00%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.50%) C#
5 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.50%) XQuery
6 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.50%) VBA
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) MCSD
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.50%) RosettaNet
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Informatica
4 1 (2.50%) Remedy
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Kainos Software
Salary: From £38,000 to £52,000 per annum Pension & Superb Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago