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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 289 297 301
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing XPath 14 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.50% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 21
Average salary £70,000 £56,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £52,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +14.09%
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
5234 6139 6642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 54.10% 52.33% 56.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4566 5340 6006
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,200 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 29 (87.88%) XML
2 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (60.61%) Java
3 18 (54.55%) Spring
4 17 (51.52%) Finance
5 16 (48.48%) Maven
6 15 (45.45%) Struts
7 14 (42.42%) Hudson
8 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
8 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
9 11 (33.33%) SQL
10 10 (30.30%) .NET
10 10 (30.30%) J2EE
10 10 (30.30%) Web Services
10 10 (30.30%) XSLT
11 9 (27.27%) Apache
11 9 (27.27%) SOAP
11 9 (27.27%) Oracle
11 9 (27.27%) Middleware
12 8 (24.24%) Scrum
12 8 (24.24%) CMS
12 8 (24.24%) JUnit
12 8 (24.24%) JMS
12 8 (24.24%) UNIX
12 8 (24.24%) Jetty
12 8 (24.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 8 (24.24%) Mockito
13 7 (21.21%) REST
13 7 (21.21%) JIRA
13 7 (21.21%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (27.27%) Apache
2 8 (24.24%) CMS
2 8 (24.24%) Jetty
2 8 (24.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
4 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (3.03%) IIS
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) LatentZero
1 1 (3.03%) SAP SRM
1 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (3.03%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) FTP
3 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.06%) OLTP
3 2 (6.06%) Star Schema
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Maven
2 14 (42.42%) Hudson
3 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
3 13 (39.39%) Jenkins
4 8 (24.24%) Mockito
4 8 (24.24%) JUnit
5 7 (21.21%) JIRA
5 7 (21.21%) Ant
6 6 (18.18%) FitNesse
7 5 (15.15%) Subversion
8 3 (9.09%) HP UFT
9 2 (6.06%) NUnit
9 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
9 2 (6.06%) Fiddler
9 2 (6.06%) MSTest
9 2 (6.06%) Moq
9 2 (6.06%) SpecFlow
10 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
10 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Retail
3 4 (12.12%) Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Advertising
5 1 (3.03%) Back Office
5 1 (3.03%) Law
5 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Developer
2 15 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 11 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 9 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Architect
6 4 (12.12%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Applications Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Java Technical Architect
8 2 (6.06%) QA Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Java Architect
9 1 (3.03%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Junior Test Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (87.88%) XML
2 18 (54.55%) Spring
3 15 (45.45%) Struts
4 10 (30.30%) Web Services
4 10 (30.30%) XSLT
4 10 (30.30%) .NET
4 10 (30.30%) J2EE
5 9 (27.27%) SOAP
5 9 (27.27%) Middleware
6 8 (24.24%) JMS
7 7 (21.21%) HTML
7 7 (21.21%) JSP
7 7 (21.21%) CSS
7 7 (21.21%) REST
7 7 (21.21%) jQuery
8 6 (18.18%) JDBC
9 5 (15.15%) Servlets
10 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
11 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
11 3 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.03%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Streaming Video
3 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) UNIX
2 7 (21.21%) Solaris
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) Scrum
3 6 (18.18%) TDD
4 5 (15.15%) OO
5 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.09%) Content Management
6 3 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 3 (9.09%) MVC
6 3 (9.09%) UML
6 3 (9.09%) SOA
6 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 3 (9.09%) System Testing
7 2 (6.06%) BDD
7 2 (6.06%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Logistics
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) Java
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.18%) C#
5 3 (9.09%) XQuery
6 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.03%) VBA
7 1 (3.03%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.03%) C++
7 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) MCSD
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) RosettaNet
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Informatica
4 1 (3.03%) Remedy
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
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