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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 216 302 318
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +16
Permanent jobs citing XPath 41 16 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.15% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 0.30% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 39 15 46
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £47,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £74,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
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
3639 5387 6960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.32% 51.86% 52.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3334 4774 6039
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median 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 £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing XPath as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 June 2016.

XPath Salary Histogram in the City of London

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT jobs citing XPath also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for XPath.

1 40 (86.96%) HTML
1 40 (86.96%) XML
2 36 (78.26%) XSLT
3 34 (73.91%) .NET
4 33 (71.74%) ASP.NET
5 31 (67.39%) SQL Server
5 31 (67.39%) Finance
6 29 (63.04%) Web Services
7 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
7 27 (58.70%) JavaScript
8 26 (56.52%) OO
9 22 (47.83%) UML
9 22 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 21 (45.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (45.65%) Web Development
10 21 (45.65%) jQuery
10 21 (45.65%) CSS
10 21 (45.65%) HTML5
10 21 (45.65%) CSS3
10 21 (45.65%) User Experience
11 20 (43.48%) SDLC
11 20 (43.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 20 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 20 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (43.48%) UX Design
11 20 (43.48%) SQL Server 2014
11 20 (43.48%) Visual Studio
11 20 (43.48%) ITIL
11 20 (43.48%) C#
11 20 (43.48%) OOD

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (43.48%) CMS
2 14 (30.43%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 20 (43.48%) Internet
1 20 (43.48%) Intranet
2 6 (13.04%) HTTP
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (67.39%) SQL Server
2 22 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (45.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (43.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 20 (43.48%) SQL Server 2014
4 20 (43.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.17%) DB2
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 20 (43.48%) Visual Studio
2 18 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (13.04%) Bugzilla
3 6 (13.04%) JIRA
3 6 (13.04%) Selenium
3 6 (13.04%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 31 (67.39%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Law
4 2 (4.35%) Front Office
4 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (71.74%) Developer
2 18 (39.13%) Web Developer
3 14 (30.43%) .NET Developer
3 14 (30.43%) C# Developer
4 12 (26.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (21.74%) CMS Developer
6 8 (17.39%) .NET Applications Developer
6 8 (17.39%) Applications Developer
7 7 (15.22%) Analyst
7 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (15.22%) SQL Developer
8 6 (13.04%) C# Application Developer
8 6 (13.04%) Database Developer
8 6 (13.04%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
8 6 (13.04%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (13.04%) Senior Applications Developer
8 6 (13.04%) Senior C# Application Developer
8 6 (13.04%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (13.04%) Senior Database Developer
8 6 (13.04%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (86.96%) HTML
1 40 (86.96%) XML
2 36 (78.26%) XSLT
3 34 (73.91%) .NET
4 33 (71.74%) ASP.NET
5 29 (63.04%) Web Services
6 21 (45.65%) CSS
6 21 (45.65%) CSS3
6 21 (45.65%) HTML5
6 21 (45.65%) jQuery
7 20 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 20 (43.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 18 (39.13%) LESS
8 18 (39.13%) Sass
9 17 (36.96%) Ajax
10 13 (28.26%) XSD
11 8 (17.39%) SOAP
12 6 (13.04%) REST
13 3 (6.52%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 21 (45.65%) User Experience
2 20 (43.48%) Client/Server
3 15 (32.61%) Computer Science
4 8 (17.39%) Fintech
4 8 (17.39%) Hedge funds
5 6 (13.04%) Online Banking
6 4 (8.70%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (8.70%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.17%) Derivative
7 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) OO
2 22 (47.83%) UML
3 21 (45.65%) Web Development
4 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (43.48%) Content Management
4 20 (43.48%) ITIL
4 20 (43.48%) MVC
4 20 (43.48%) OOD
4 20 (43.48%) SDLC
4 20 (43.48%) SOA
4 20 (43.48%) UX Design
5 17 (36.96%) Web Accessibility
6 15 (32.61%) Workflow
7 9 (19.57%) Asset Management
8 7 (15.22%) Investment Management
9 6 (13.04%) Defect Management
9 6 (13.04%) Regression Testing
9 6 (13.04%) TDD
9 6 (13.04%) Test Scripting
10 4 (8.70%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) JavaScript
2 20 (43.48%) C#
3 18 (39.13%) SQL
4 7 (15.22%) Java
5 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Brainbench
3 1 (2.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (43.48%) QA
2 4 (8.70%) SEPA
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) EPiServer
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Sun
4 1 (2.17%) Sybase
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 9 days ago