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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 245 247 274
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +27
Permanent jobs citing XPath 22 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.015% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 0.026% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 12
Average salary £42,500 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 - £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 - £66,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
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
4115 3863 5284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.78% 56.40% 58.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3378 3275 4648
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -4 14 £45,000 -
Essex - 6 £36,250 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £40,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £55,000 -
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (84.62%) XML
2 21 (80.77%) Web Services
2 21 (80.77%) SQL
3 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
4 18 (69.23%) Java
4 18 (69.23%) jQuery
4 18 (69.23%) Subversion
5 17 (65.38%) SOAP
5 17 (65.38%) Degree
5 17 (65.38%) XSLT
6 16 (61.54%) OO
7 15 (57.69%) Linux
7 15 (57.69%) Hibernate
7 15 (57.69%) Maven
8 14 (53.85%) Spring
8 14 (53.85%) Struts
8 14 (53.85%) Servlets
8 14 (53.85%) UNIX
8 14 (53.85%) HPUX
8 14 (53.85%) Solaris
8 14 (53.85%) Sun Certification
9 13 (50.00%) HTML
10 12 (46.15%) CSS
10 12 (46.15%) HTTP
11 11 (42.31%) Finance
12 10 (38.46%) MVC
12 10 (38.46%) REST
13 9 (34.62%) Eclipse
13 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
13 9 (34.62%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
2 8 (30.77%) MQSeries
2 8 (30.77%) Adobe CQ
3 6 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (23.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (7.69%) Mule
5 1 (3.85%) WordPress
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) XMetaL
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) HTTP
2 8 (30.77%) Internet
3 6 (23.08%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) RDBMS
1 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
2 8 (30.77%) MySQL
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.85%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 18 (69.23%) Subversion
2 15 (57.69%) Maven
3 9 (34.62%) Eclipse
3 9 (34.62%) Ant
3 9 (34.62%) JUnit
4 8 (30.77%) Log4j
5 6 (23.08%) SoapUI
6 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (11.54%) Mercurial
7 3 (11.54%) NCover
7 3 (11.54%) StyleCop
7 3 (11.54%) Moq
7 3 (11.54%) SpecFlow
7 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
7 3 (11.54%) NUnit
7 3 (11.54%) CruiseControl
7 3 (11.54%) JIRA
7 3 (11.54%) ReSharper
7 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 8 (30.77%) Retail
3 7 (26.92%) Banking
4 6 (23.08%) Financial Institution
5 5 (19.23%) Games
6 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 10 (38.46%) Senior Developer
4 8 (30.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (19.23%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
8 3 (11.54%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Engineer
10 1 (3.85%) Senior Programmer
10 1 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
10 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst Programmer
10 1 (3.85%) Analyst Programmer
10 1 (3.85%) Programmer
10 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (3.85%) Analyst
10 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) XML
2 21 (80.77%) Web Services
3 18 (69.23%) jQuery
4 17 (65.38%) SOAP
4 17 (65.38%) XSLT
5 15 (57.69%) Hibernate
6 14 (53.85%) Spring
6 14 (53.85%) Struts
6 14 (53.85%) Servlets
7 13 (50.00%) HTML
8 12 (46.15%) CSS
9 10 (38.46%) REST
10 9 (34.62%) JSON
11 8 (30.77%) XMLBeans
11 8 (30.77%) Ajax
11 8 (30.77%) JMS
11 8 (30.77%) J2EE
12 7 (26.92%) .NET
12 7 (26.92%) JDBC
12 7 (26.92%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Web 2.0
1 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
3 3 (11.54%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Semantic Web
5 1 (3.85%) Open Source
5 1 (3.85%) Online Gambling
5 1 (3.85%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.85%) Ontologies
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) UNIX
2 14 (53.85%) HPUX
2 14 (53.85%) Solaris
3 6 (23.08%) AIX
4 2 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (3.85%) Android
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) OO
2 10 (38.46%) MVC
3 9 (34.62%) Content Management
3 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
4 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
4 7 (26.92%) Multithreading
5 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 5 (19.23%) Time Management
6 5 (19.23%) Workflow
7 2 (7.69%) Wealth Management
7 2 (7.69%) SOA
7 2 (7.69%) ETL
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.85%) Android Development
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.85%) Data Mapping
8 1 (3.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
3 18 (69.23%) Java
4 7 (26.92%) XQuery
5 6 (23.08%) C
5 6 (23.08%) C#
5 6 (23.08%) C++
6 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
7 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
8 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.85%) VBScript
9 1 (3.85%) VB
9 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Degree
2 14 (53.85%) Sun Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (23.08%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) IBM
2 8 (30.77%) Sun
2 8 (30.77%) Interwoven
3 6 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) Red Gate
6 1 (3.85%) BMC
6 1 (3.85%) SAP
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