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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 299 278 289
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +11
Permanent jobs citing XPath 18 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.38% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.72% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 38 21
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 £32,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £56,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
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
5233 5993 6027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.06% 53.04% 54.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4599 5159 5428
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
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 30 March 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 30 March 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 33 (89.19%) XML
2 19 (51.35%) Java
3 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 18 (48.65%) .NET
4 16 (43.24%) C#
4 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
5 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (40.54%) Spring
5 15 (40.54%) Maven
6 14 (37.84%) Scrum
6 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
6 14 (37.84%) Struts
6 14 (37.84%) Web Services
6 14 (37.84%) Apache
6 14 (37.84%) Jenkins
7 13 (35.14%) Mockito
7 13 (35.14%) Hudson
7 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
7 13 (35.14%) JUnit
7 13 (35.14%) Jetty
8 12 (32.43%) jQuery
8 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
8 12 (32.43%) CSS
8 12 (32.43%) Middleware
9 11 (29.73%) OO
9 11 (29.73%) WCF
10 10 (27.03%) CMS
10 10 (27.03%) Finance
10 10 (27.03%) Adobe CQ
11 9 (24.32%) NUnit

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 14 (37.84%) Apache
2 13 (35.14%) Jetty
3 10 (27.03%) Adobe CQ
3 10 (27.03%) CMS
4 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
4 7 (18.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (13.51%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (2.70%) IIS
8 1 (2.70%) JBoss
8 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) HTTP
2 2 (5.41%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) LDAP
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
5 3 (8.11%) Big Data
5 3 (8.11%) MarkLogic
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.41%) TKPROF
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.41%) OLTP
7 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.70%) MySQL
7 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Maven
2 14 (37.84%) Jenkins
2 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
3 13 (35.14%) JUnit
3 13 (35.14%) Mockito
3 13 (35.14%) Hudson
4 9 (24.32%) NUnit
5 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 4 (10.81%) MSTest
6 4 (10.81%) Moq
6 4 (10.81%) SpecFlow
6 4 (10.81%) Fiddler
7 1 (2.70%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.70%) Ant
7 1 (2.70%) Subversion
7 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.70%) NetBeans
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Law
2 4 (10.81%) Advertising
3 3 (8.11%) Publishing
3 3 (8.11%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Developer
2 16 (43.24%) Senior Developer
3 14 (37.84%) Java Developer
3 14 (37.84%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (24.32%) Architect
4 9 (24.32%) Technical Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Technical Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (89.19%) XML
2 18 (48.65%) .NET
3 15 (40.54%) Spring
4 14 (37.84%) Struts
4 14 (37.84%) Web Services
5 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
5 12 (32.43%) CSS
5 12 (32.43%) Middleware
5 12 (32.43%) jQuery
6 11 (29.73%) WCF
7 9 (24.32%) XSLT
8 7 (18.92%) HTML
8 7 (18.92%) WPF
8 7 (18.92%) Ajax
9 6 (16.22%) REST
9 6 (16.22%) SOAP
9 6 (16.22%) XSD
10 5 (13.51%) Backbone.js
10 5 (13.51%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) N-Tier
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
4 2 (5.41%) W3C
4 2 (5.41%) Replication
4 2 (5.41%) Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.70%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) UNIX
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Scrum
3 11 (29.73%) OO
4 7 (18.92%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.51%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 5 (13.51%) MVC
5 5 (13.51%) Workflow
5 5 (13.51%) TDD
6 4 (10.81%) SOA
6 4 (10.81%) BDD
6 4 (10.81%) Web Development
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.11%) Coaching
7 3 (8.11%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (8.11%) UML
8 2 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) BPEL
8 2 (5.41%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) Java
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 16 (43.24%) C#
4 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
5 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
6 5 (13.51%) VBA
7 4 (10.81%) VB
7 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
8 3 (8.11%) Scala
9 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.70%) Perl
10 1 (2.70%) XQuery
10 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Google
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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