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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 288 292 306
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs citing XPath 19 49 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.39% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.74% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 19 44 15
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
5314 6616 6459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.49% 52.55% 54.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4672 5728 5738
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 (85.71%) XML
2 18 (64.29%) Java
3 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (60.71%) Spring
3 17 (60.71%) Maven
4 16 (57.14%) Scrum
4 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 16 (57.14%) Struts
4 16 (57.14%) Apache
4 16 (57.14%) Jenkins
5 15 (53.57%) Mockito
5 15 (53.57%) Hudson
5 15 (53.57%) JUnit
5 15 (53.57%) Jetty
6 14 (50.00%) Middleware
7 13 (46.43%) Finance
8 12 (42.86%) CMS
8 12 (42.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 10 (35.71%) .NET
10 8 (28.57%) C#
10 8 (28.57%) OO
11 7 (25.00%) HTML
11 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 7 (25.00%) SQL
11 7 (25.00%) XSLT
12 6 (21.43%) CSS
12 6 (21.43%) jQuery
12 6 (21.43%) REST
13 5 (17.86%) Backbone.js
13 5 (17.86%) KnockoutJS

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (57.14%) Apache
2 15 (53.57%) Jetty
3 12 (42.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 12 (42.86%) CMS
4 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (3.57%) JBoss
6 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) HTTP
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) LDAP
3 1 (3.57%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.71%) Big Data
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) MarkLogic
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.14%) TKPROF
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.14%) OLTP
5 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (60.71%) Maven
2 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 16 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 15 (53.57%) Mockito
3 15 (53.57%) Hudson
3 15 (53.57%) JUnit
4 5 (17.86%) NUnit
5 4 (14.29%) Fiddler
5 4 (14.29%) SpecFlow
5 4 (14.29%) MSTest
5 4 (14.29%) Moq
6 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (3.57%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.57%) Subversion
6 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.57%) NetBeans
6 1 (3.57%) Ant
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Advertising
3 3 (10.71%) Publishing
4 2 (7.14%) Law
4 2 (7.14%) Legal
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 17 (60.71%) Senior Developer
3 16 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 16 (57.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) XML
2 17 (60.71%) Spring
3 16 (57.14%) Struts
4 14 (50.00%) Middleware
5 10 (35.71%) .NET
6 7 (25.00%) HTML
6 7 (25.00%) XSLT
7 6 (21.43%) CSS
7 6 (21.43%) REST
7 6 (21.43%) jQuery
8 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
8 5 (17.86%) Backbone.js
8 5 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
9 4 (14.29%) AutoMapper
9 4 (14.29%) Web Services
9 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (10.71%) SOAP
10 3 (10.71%) Apache Camel
10 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Digital Media
2 2 (7.14%) W3C
2 2 (7.14%) Replication
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Semantic Web
3 1 (3.57%) Streaming Video
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) UNIX
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) Scrum
3 8 (28.57%) OO
4 5 (17.86%) MVC
4 5 (17.86%) TDD
5 4 (14.29%) BDD
6 3 (10.71%) UML
6 3 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.71%) Coaching
7 2 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.14%) BPEL
7 2 (7.14%) Workflow
7 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.14%) OOD
7 2 (7.14%) SOA
7 2 (7.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) Scala
5 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.14%) VBA
6 1 (3.57%) XQuery
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) MCSD
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.71%) Google
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