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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 250 311 273
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -38
Permanent jobs citing XPath 6 11 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.091% 0.11% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.22% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 35
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +0.58%
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
3585 5027 5701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 54.15% 49.18% 54.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3196 4495 4947
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) SOA
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) XForms
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) BPR
2 8 (80.00%) NUnit
2 8 (80.00%) Systems Analysis
2 8 (80.00%) Ajax
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (80.00%) Marketing
2 8 (80.00%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (80.00%) CRM
2 8 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (80.00%) Client/Server
2 8 (80.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) OO
2 8 (80.00%) VBA
2 8 (80.00%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 8 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (80.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) NUnit
1 8 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) Ant
2 2 (20.00%) Checkstyle
2 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (20.00%) IntelliJ
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) XMLUnit
General
1 8 (80.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Architect
2 8 (80.00%) Senior Architect
2 8 (80.00%) Senior Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Senior Technical Architect
2 8 (80.00%) Technical Architect
2 8 (80.00%) Technical Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Core Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) Ajax
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) DHTML
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) jQuery
2 8 (80.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (80.00%) WCF
2 8 (80.00%) XForms
2 8 (80.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) Drools
3 2 (20.00%) EJB
3 2 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (20.00%) JDBC
3 2 (20.00%) XSD
3 2 (20.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (80.00%) Client/Server
1 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (80.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) SOA
2 8 (80.00%) BPR
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (80.00%) CRM
2 8 (80.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 8 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) OO
2 8 (80.00%) SOLID
2 8 (80.00%) Systems Analysis
2 8 (80.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Code Coverage
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) VBA
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Solace
2 2 (20.00%) Sybase
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