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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 285 294 297
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing XPath 21 43 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.36% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 0.66% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 28
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -28.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £46,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
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
5416 6504 6090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.67% 54.89% 51.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4865 5684 5653
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 58 (98.31%) XML
2 44 (74.58%) SQL
3 43 (72.88%) Web Services
4 41 (69.49%) .NET
4 41 (69.49%) C#
5 40 (67.80%) SQL Server
6 36 (61.02%) ASP.NET
6 36 (61.02%) WCF
7 29 (49.15%) JavaScript
8 28 (47.46%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (44.07%) CSS
9 26 (44.07%) Ajax
10 24 (40.68%) jQuery
10 24 (40.68%) T-SQL
10 24 (40.68%) Java
11 23 (38.98%) WPF
11 23 (38.98%) XSLT
11 23 (38.98%) Technical Architecture
11 23 (38.98%) SQL Server 2005
11 23 (38.98%) SQL Server 2008
11 23 (38.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (38.98%) SharePoint
11 23 (38.98%) SharePoint 2013
11 23 (38.98%) Cloud Computing
12 16 (27.12%) OO
12 16 (27.12%) Web Development
12 16 (27.12%) VB.NET
12 16 (27.12%) SOAP
13 15 (25.42%) VBA
13 15 (25.42%) NUnit

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 23 (38.98%) SharePoint
1 23 (38.98%) SharePoint 2013
2 14 (23.73%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (6.78%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.78%) Apache
4 3 (5.08%) Jetty
5 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.69%) IIS
5 1 (1.69%) JBoss
5 1 (1.69%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.69%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 23 (38.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) LAN
2 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (67.80%) SQL Server
2 23 (38.98%) SQL Server 2005
2 23 (38.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 23 (38.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.78%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (6.78%) MarkLogic
5 3 (5.08%) Big Data
6 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) NUnit
1 15 (25.42%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 8 (13.56%) Maven
3 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.78%) JUnit
4 3 (5.08%) Subversion
4 3 (5.08%) Selenium
4 3 (5.08%) Mockito
4 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.08%) Hudson
4 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.39%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.69%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.69%) Ant
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
1 8 (13.56%) Law
2 7 (11.86%) Legal
3 5 (8.47%) Banking
4 4 (6.78%) Retail
4 4 (6.78%) Publishing
5 3 (5.08%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.08%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (59.32%) Developer
2 29 (49.15%) Architect
3 24 (40.68%) Technical Architect
4 18 (30.51%) Senior Developer
5 12 (20.34%) Web Developer
6 11 (18.64%) Senior Architect
7 8 (13.56%) Senior Technical Architect
8 7 (11.86%) Technical Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Applications Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Senior Applications Developer
11 3 (5.08%) Applications Support Analyst
11 3 (5.08%) Analyst
11 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
11 3 (5.08%) Applications Support
12 1 (1.69%) Lead Developer
12 1 (1.69%) Applications Specialist
12 1 (1.69%) Test Engineer
12 1 (1.69%) Sybase Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (98.31%) XML
2 43 (72.88%) Web Services
3 41 (69.49%) .NET
4 36 (61.02%) ASP.NET
4 36 (61.02%) WCF
5 26 (44.07%) Ajax
5 26 (44.07%) CSS
6 24 (40.68%) jQuery
7 23 (38.98%) WPF
7 23 (38.98%) XSLT
8 16 (27.12%) SOAP
9 13 (22.03%) XSD
10 6 (10.17%) JMS
10 6 (10.17%) Spring
11 5 (8.47%) REST
11 5 (8.47%) DOM
11 5 (8.47%) HTML
11 5 (8.47%) .NET Framework
11 5 (8.47%) Java EE
11 5 (8.47%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) N-Tier
2 10 (16.95%) Client/Server
2 10 (16.95%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.69%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.69%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.69%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) UNIX
2 5 (8.47%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) Android
3 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (38.98%) Technical Architecture
3 16 (27.12%) Web Development
3 16 (27.12%) OO
4 12 (20.34%) SOA
5 9 (15.25%) BPR
5 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (15.25%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (13.56%) Workflow
7 5 (8.47%) Scrum
8 4 (6.78%) Software Architecture
8 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.08%) Coaching
9 3 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.08%) BDD
9 3 (5.08%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.08%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (5.08%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (5.08%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.08%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (74.58%) SQL
2 41 (69.49%) C#
3 29 (49.15%) JavaScript
4 24 (40.68%) Java
4 24 (40.68%) T-SQL
5 16 (27.12%) VB.NET
6 15 (25.42%) VBA
7 13 (22.03%) VB
8 3 (5.08%) Scala
9 2 (3.39%) XQuery
9 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.39%) Perl
10 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Google
3 2 (3.39%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) Sybase
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