The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 257 264 260
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing XPath 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.078% 0.086% 0.038%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.16% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Average salary £28,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
XPath
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4061 4460 4481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.62% 54.78% 57.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3521 3809 3985
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XPath across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

XPath
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XPath across the East of England region.

XPath Salary Trend in the East of England

XPath
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XPath across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

XPath Salary Histogram in the East of England

XPath
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 4 £28,500 -
Hertfordshire -2 1 £51,000 +13.33%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £47,500 -
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 16 (80.00%) XML
2 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 14 (70.00%) Web Services
4 13 (65.00%) XSLT
4 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (60.00%) Java
6 11 (55.00%) T-SQL
6 11 (55.00%) SOAP
6 11 (55.00%) HTTP
6 11 (55.00%) Subversion
7 10 (50.00%) jQuery
8 9 (45.00%) UNIX
8 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (45.00%) HTML
8 9 (45.00%) .NET
9 8 (40.00%) Oracle
9 8 (40.00%) C#
9 8 (40.00%) JDBC
9 8 (40.00%) MVC
9 8 (40.00%) Degree
10 7 (35.00%) JSON
10 7 (35.00%) XQuery
11 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (30.00%) FTP
11 6 (30.00%) Linux
11 6 (30.00%) OO
11 6 (30.00%) Workflow
12 5 (25.00%) Finance
12 5 (25.00%) ITSM
12 5 (25.00%) EDIFACT

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (10.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (20.00%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) HTTP
2 6 (30.00%) FTP
3 5 (25.00%) SSL
4 3 (15.00%) IPv4
5 2 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.00%) MySQL
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Subversion
2 5 (25.00%) Maven
2 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 4 (20.00%) NCover
3 4 (20.00%) StyleCop
3 4 (20.00%) Moq
3 4 (20.00%) NUnit
3 4 (20.00%) CruiseControl
3 4 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 4 (20.00%) NCrunch
3 4 (20.00%) NSubstitute
3 4 (20.00%) JIRA
3 4 (20.00%) ReSharper
3 4 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (10.00%) Log4j
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Front Office
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 5 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) SAP Programmer
3 4 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Junior
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (20.00%) Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Junior C# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Junior .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) XML
2 14 (70.00%) Web Services
3 13 (65.00%) XSLT
4 11 (55.00%) SOAP
5 10 (50.00%) jQuery
6 9 (45.00%) HTML
6 9 (45.00%) .NET
7 8 (40.00%) JDBC
8 7 (35.00%) JSON
9 5 (25.00%) SAP PI
9 5 (25.00%) Servlets
9 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 5 (25.00%) MSMQ
9 5 (25.00%) Struts
9 5 (25.00%) EDIFACT
9 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 5 (25.00%) Spring
10 4 (20.00%) Middleware
10 4 (20.00%) cXML
10 4 (20.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.00%) Web 2.0
3 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (5.00%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) UNIX
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) HPUX
3 5 (25.00%) Solaris
4 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (15.00%) AIX
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Android
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) MVC
2 6 (30.00%) Workflow
2 6 (30.00%) OO
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) ITSM
3 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 5 (25.00%) SDLC
4 4 (20.00%) B2B
5 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) ETL
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Content Management
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
7 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 11 (55.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (40.00%) C#
6 7 (35.00%) XQuery
7 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (15.00%) C++
8 3 (15.00%) C
8 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
10 1 (5.00%) VB6
10 1 (5.00%) Tcl
10 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) Sun Certification
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.00%) VirtualBox
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) SAP
3 5 (25.00%) Remedy
4 4 (20.00%) BMC
4 4 (20.00%) Computacenter
4 4 (20.00%) Blue Martini
5 3 (15.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) IBM
6 2 (10.00%) Sun
6 2 (10.00%) Interwoven
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco
7 1 (5.00%) Red Gate