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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 226 238 264
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +26
Permanent jobs citing XPath 28 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 11
Average salary £42,500 £28,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.82% -47.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £22,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
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
3824 3759 4789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.92% 56.96% 55.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3100 3181 4193
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Hertfordshire +6 20 £45,000 - 2
Essex - 6 £36,250 - 1
Cambridgeshire -3 1 £40,000 +77.77%
Norfolk - 1 £55,000 -
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 31 (88.57%) XML
2 30 (85.71%) SQL
3 26 (74.29%) Web Services
4 25 (71.43%) XSLT
5 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
6 23 (65.71%) Java
6 23 (65.71%) Subversion
6 23 (65.71%) Degree
6 23 (65.71%) jQuery
7 22 (62.86%) SOAP
8 21 (60.00%) OO
9 20 (57.14%) Hibernate
9 20 (57.14%) Maven
9 20 (57.14%) Linux
10 19 (54.29%) UNIX
10 19 (54.29%) HPUX
10 19 (54.29%) Solaris
10 19 (54.29%) Struts
10 19 (54.29%) Servlets
10 19 (54.29%) Spring
10 19 (54.29%) Sun Certification
11 18 (51.43%) HTML
12 15 (42.86%) Finance
13 14 (40.00%) CSS
13 14 (40.00%) HTTP
14 13 (37.14%) MVC
14 13 (37.14%) Multithreading
15 12 (34.29%) REST
16 11 (31.43%) Relational Database
16 11 (31.43%) Content Management

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (31.43%) Tomcat
2 10 (28.57%) MQSeries
2 10 (28.57%) Adobe CQ
3 9 (25.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (25.71%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.71%) Mule
5 1 (2.86%) WordPress
5 1 (2.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) HTTP
2 10 (28.57%) Internet
3 9 (25.71%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) RDBMS
1 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
1 11 (31.43%) Relational Database
2 10 (28.57%) MySQL
3 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
4 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.86%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 23 (65.71%) Subversion
2 20 (57.14%) Maven
3 11 (31.43%) Eclipse
3 11 (31.43%) Ant
3 11 (31.43%) JUnit
4 10 (28.57%) Log4j
5 9 (25.71%) SoapUI
6 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
7 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (8.57%) Mercurial
7 3 (8.57%) NCover
7 3 (8.57%) StyleCop
7 3 (8.57%) Moq
7 3 (8.57%) SpecFlow
7 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
7 3 (8.57%) NUnit
7 3 (8.57%) CruiseControl
7 3 (8.57%) JIRA
7 3 (8.57%) ReSharper
7 3 (8.57%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) Banking
3 10 (28.57%) Retail
4 9 (25.71%) Manufacturing
4 9 (25.71%) Financial Institution
5 5 (14.29%) Games
6 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Developer
2 21 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (37.14%) Senior Developer
4 9 (25.71%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (25.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (20.00%) C# Developer
6 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
6 6 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (11.43%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (11.43%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (11.43%) .NET Software Engineer
9 3 (8.57%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 1 (2.86%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (88.57%) XML
2 26 (74.29%) Web Services
3 25 (71.43%) XSLT
4 23 (65.71%) jQuery
5 22 (62.86%) SOAP
6 20 (57.14%) Hibernate
7 19 (54.29%) Spring
7 19 (54.29%) Struts
7 19 (54.29%) Servlets
8 18 (51.43%) HTML
9 14 (40.00%) CSS
10 12 (34.29%) REST
11 11 (31.43%) .NET
11 11 (31.43%) JSON
12 10 (28.57%) XMLBeans
12 10 (28.57%) Ajax
12 10 (28.57%) JMS
12 10 (28.57%) J2EE
12 10 (28.57%) JDBC
12 10 (28.57%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Computer Science
2 10 (28.57%) Web 2.0
3 9 (25.71%) Client/Server
4 5 (14.29%) Data Integration
5 3 (8.57%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.71%) Online Gambling
7 1 (2.86%) Semantic Web
7 1 (2.86%) Open Source
7 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.86%) Ontologies
7 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Linux
2 19 (54.29%) UNIX
2 19 (54.29%) HPUX
2 19 (54.29%) Solaris
3 9 (25.71%) AIX
4 5 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (2.86%) Android
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) OO
2 13 (37.14%) MVC
2 13 (37.14%) Multithreading
3 11 (31.43%) Content Management
3 11 (31.43%) E-Commerce
4 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
5 8 (22.86%) Workflow
5 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
6 5 (14.29%) Time Management
7 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.57%) ETL
7 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.71%) SOA
8 2 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (5.71%) Wealth Management
9 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.86%) Web Development
9 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) SQL
2 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
3 23 (65.71%) Java
4 10 (28.57%) C#
5 9 (25.71%) C++
5 9 (25.71%) C
6 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
6 8 (22.86%) XQuery
7 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
8 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.86%) PHP
9 1 (2.86%) VBScript
9 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (65.71%) Degree
2 19 (54.29%) Sun Certification
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (25.71%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle
2 10 (28.57%) IBM
2 10 (28.57%) Sun
2 10 (28.57%) Interwoven
3 9 (25.71%) VMware
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.57%) Red Gate
6 1 (2.86%) BMC
6 1 (2.86%) SAP
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