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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 242 246 264
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Permanent jobs citing XPath 16 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.22% 0.14% 0.097%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 5
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
3961 4096 4630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.85% 57.40% 55.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3241 3446 4058
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
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 2 March 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 14 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +4 1 £40,000 +77.77%
Essex - 1 - -
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 30 (88.24%) SQL
1 30 (88.24%) XML
2 26 (76.47%) XSLT
3 25 (73.53%) Web Services
3 25 (73.53%) JavaScript
4 24 (70.59%) Subversion
4 24 (70.59%) Degree
4 24 (70.59%) jQuery
5 22 (64.71%) Java
5 22 (64.71%) SOAP
6 21 (61.76%) Linux
6 21 (61.76%) OO
6 21 (61.76%) Maven
6 21 (61.76%) Hibernate
7 20 (58.82%) Spring
7 20 (58.82%) HPUX
7 20 (58.82%) Solaris
7 20 (58.82%) UNIX
7 20 (58.82%) Sun Certification
7 20 (58.82%) Struts
7 20 (58.82%) Servlets
8 18 (52.94%) HTML
9 15 (44.12%) Finance
10 14 (41.18%) MVC
10 14 (41.18%) CSS
10 14 (41.18%) HTTP
10 14 (41.18%) Multithreading
11 12 (35.29%) Banking
12 11 (32.35%) Content Management
12 11 (32.35%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (32.35%) Tomcat
2 10 (29.41%) MQSeries
2 10 (29.41%) WebSphere
2 10 (29.41%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (29.41%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (2.94%) JBoss
3 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) HTTP
2 10 (29.41%) IPv4
2 10 (29.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) RDBMS
1 11 (32.35%) Relational Database
2 10 (29.41%) MySQL
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.94%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 24 (70.59%) Subversion
2 21 (61.76%) Maven
3 11 (32.35%) Ant
3 11 (32.35%) JUnit
4 10 (29.41%) SoapUI
4 10 (29.41%) Eclipse
4 10 (29.41%) Log4j
5 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
6 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (8.82%) Mercurial
6 3 (8.82%) NCover
6 3 (8.82%) StyleCop
6 3 (8.82%) Moq
6 3 (8.82%) SpecFlow
6 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
6 3 (8.82%) NUnit
6 3 (8.82%) CruiseControl
6 3 (8.82%) JIRA
6 3 (8.82%) ReSharper
6 3 (8.82%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Banking
3 10 (29.41%) Retail
3 10 (29.41%) Financial Institution
4 9 (26.47%) Manufacturing
5 5 (14.71%) Games
6 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Developer
2 21 (61.76%) Java Developer
3 13 (38.24%) Senior Developer
4 10 (29.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (26.47%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (20.59%) C# Developer
7 6 (17.65%) .NET Developer
7 6 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (14.71%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
9 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
9 4 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (11.76%) .NET Software Engineer
10 3 (8.82%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst Programmer
12 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 1 (2.94%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (88.24%) XML
2 26 (76.47%) XSLT
3 25 (73.53%) Web Services
4 24 (70.59%) jQuery
5 22 (64.71%) SOAP
6 21 (61.76%) Hibernate
7 20 (58.82%) Spring
7 20 (58.82%) Struts
7 20 (58.82%) Servlets
8 18 (52.94%) HTML
9 14 (41.18%) CSS
10 11 (32.35%) JDBC
10 11 (32.35%) EJB
10 11 (32.35%) XSD
10 11 (32.35%) Java EE
10 11 (32.35%) JSON
10 11 (32.35%) RESTful
10 11 (32.35%) REST
11 10 (29.41%) Spring MVC
11 10 (29.41%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
2 10 (29.41%) Client/Server
2 10 (29.41%) Web 2.0
3 4 (11.76%) Data Integration
4 3 (8.82%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.88%) Online Gambling
6 1 (2.94%) Semantic Web
6 1 (2.94%) Open Source
6 1 (2.94%) Ontologies
6 1 (2.94%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Linux
2 20 (58.82%) UNIX
2 20 (58.82%) HPUX
2 20 (58.82%) Solaris
3 10 (29.41%) AIX
4 5 (14.71%) Windows
5 1 (2.94%) Android
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) OO
2 14 (41.18%) MVC
2 14 (41.18%) Multithreading
3 11 (32.35%) Content Management
3 11 (32.35%) E-Commerce
4 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
5 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 7 (20.59%) Workflow
7 5 (14.71%) Time Management
8 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
8 3 (8.82%) ETL
8 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.88%) Wealth Management
10 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
10 1 (2.94%) Web Development
10 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.94%) Data Mapping
10 1 (2.94%) RDF
10 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) SQL
2 25 (73.53%) JavaScript
3 22 (64.71%) Java
4 10 (29.41%) C
4 10 (29.41%) C#
4 10 (29.41%) C++
5 8 (23.53%) T-SQL
6 6 (17.65%) XQuery
7 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
8 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.94%) VBScript
9 1 (2.94%) VB
9 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) Degree
2 20 (58.82%) Sun Certification
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (29.41%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) IBM
2 10 (29.41%) Sun
2 10 (29.41%) Interwoven
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.82%) Red Gate
5 1 (2.94%) BMC
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter UK Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + bens
Posted: 4 days ago