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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 293 308 304
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing XPath 36 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 0.27% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 17
Average salary £67,500 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+9.45% -2.63%
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
6003 6555 7047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.10% 55.49% 54.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5240 5892 6568
Average salary £54,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 89 (98.89%) XML
2 61 (67.78%) Web Services
3 55 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 54 (60.00%) XSLT
5 52 (57.78%) Java
5 52 (57.78%) .NET
6 49 (54.44%) SQL Server
6 49 (54.44%) CSS
7 45 (50.00%) C#
8 44 (48.89%) ASP.NET
8 44 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (45.56%) Ajax
10 40 (44.44%) HTML
11 37 (41.11%) SQL
11 37 (41.11%) Web Development
12 34 (37.78%) SOAP
13 32 (35.56%) jQuery
14 30 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 30 (33.33%) MVC
15 29 (32.22%) OO
15 29 (32.22%) WCF
16 26 (28.89%) SOA
17 24 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
18 23 (25.56%) Continuous Integration
19 21 (23.33%) JSON
19 21 (23.33%) HTML5
20 20 (22.22%) CSS3
20 20 (22.22%) Relational Database
21 19 (21.11%) Mobile App
21 19 (21.11%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 17 (18.89%) CMS
2 13 (14.44%) SharePoint
2 13 (14.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 11 (12.22%) Umbraco
5 7 (7.78%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (5.56%) Node.js
7 4 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.11%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (1.11%) Alfresco
9 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (12.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) TIBCO iProcess
1 1 (1.11%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.33%) Internet
2 6 (6.67%) Intranet
3 3 (3.33%) HTTP
4 2 (2.22%) SSL
5 1 (1.11%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (54.44%) SQL Server
2 30 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 13 (14.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (10.00%) NoSQL
7 7 (7.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (7.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (4.44%) RDBMS
10 3 (3.33%) MySQL
11 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
12 1 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (1.11%) MarkLogic
12 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (21.11%) Subversion
1 19 (21.11%) NUnit
2 18 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 11 (12.22%) Selenium
3 11 (12.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (11.11%) Maven
4 10 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 9 (10.00%) WebDriver
6 8 (8.89%) Cucumber
6 8 (8.89%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 7 (7.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (5.56%) Jenkins
9 4 (4.44%) JUnit
10 3 (3.33%) Eclipse
10 3 (3.33%) Ant
11 2 (2.22%) CruiseControl
11 2 (2.22%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.22%) JBehave
11 2 (2.22%) Mercurial
11 2 (2.22%) TestNG
General
1 16 (17.78%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Games
3 5 (5.56%) Banking
3 5 (5.56%) Retail
4 4 (4.44%) Law
4 4 (4.44%) Legal
5 3 (3.33%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.33%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Marketing
6 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (73.33%) Developer
2 35 (38.89%) Web Developer
3 19 (21.11%) Senior Developer
4 18 (20.00%) Architect
5 13 (14.44%) Technical Architect
6 12 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
7 11 (12.22%) C# Developer
7 11 (12.22%) ASP Developer
7 11 (12.22%) Umbraco Developer
7 11 (12.22%) C# Web Developer
7 11 (12.22%) Mobile Web Developer
8 9 (10.00%) Java Developer
9 8 (8.89%) Senior Architect
10 7 (7.78%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (5.56%) .NET Developer
11 5 (5.56%) Senior Technical Architect
12 4 (4.44%) Senior Applications Developer
12 4 (4.44%) Applications Developer
12 4 (4.44%) Technical Developer
13 2 (2.22%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (98.89%) XML
2 61 (67.78%) Web Services
3 54 (60.00%) XSLT
4 52 (57.78%) .NET
5 49 (54.44%) CSS
6 44 (48.89%) ASP.NET
7 41 (45.56%) Ajax
8 40 (44.44%) HTML
9 34 (37.78%) SOAP
10 32 (35.56%) jQuery
11 29 (32.22%) WCF
12 21 (23.33%) JSON
12 21 (23.33%) HTML5
13 20 (22.22%) CSS3
14 19 (21.11%) XSD
15 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 16 (17.78%) .NET Framework
17 14 (15.56%) J2EE
18 13 (14.44%) WPF
19 12 (13.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) Mobile App
2 16 (17.78%) Blackberry
3 13 (14.44%) Computer Science
4 11 (12.22%) iPad
4 11 (12.22%) iPhone
4 11 (12.22%) Online Games
4 11 (12.22%) Web 2.0
5 8 (8.89%) N-Tier
6 7 (7.78%) Client/Server
7 6 (6.67%) User Experience
8 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.11%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.11%) Hedge funds
9 1 (1.11%) Open Source
9 1 (1.11%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.89%) Android
2 16 (17.78%) Windows
3 11 (12.22%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (6.67%) Linux
4 6 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 5 (5.56%) Windows Phone
6 4 (4.44%) UNIX
7 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (41.11%) Web Development
3 30 (33.33%) MVC
4 29 (32.22%) OO
5 26 (28.89%) SOA
6 23 (25.56%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (17.78%) Web Application Development
8 13 (14.44%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (13.33%) SEO
9 12 (13.33%) E-Commerce
10 8 (8.89%) TDD
10 8 (8.89%) Automated Testing
10 8 (8.89%) Content Management
11 7 (7.78%) BDD
11 7 (7.78%) Data Modelling
11 7 (7.78%) Regression Testing
12 6 (6.67%) Scrum
12 6 (6.67%) BPR
12 6 (6.67%) ITIL
12 6 (6.67%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 55 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 52 (57.78%) Java
3 45 (50.00%) C#
4 37 (41.11%) SQL
5 17 (18.89%) VB.NET
6 16 (17.78%) VB
7 13 (14.44%) T-SQL
8 8 (8.89%) VBA
9 7 (7.78%) Groovy
10 6 (6.67%) C++
10 6 (6.67%) Ruby
11 5 (5.56%) XQuery
12 2 (2.22%) PHP
13 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.11%) Perl
13 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (12.22%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) ISEB
2 2 (2.22%) Sun Certification
2 2 (2.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.22%) Symbian
3 6 (6.67%) Oracle
3 6 (6.67%) EPiServer
4 3 (3.33%) JBoss
5 2 (2.22%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.22%) AccuRev
6 1 (1.11%) Zend
6 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.11%) Sybase
6 1 (1.11%) Sun
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago