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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 248 231 256
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +25
Permanent jobs citing XPath 4 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.052% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 0.22% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 9
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -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
3981 4116 5284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.52% 56.96% 58.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3347 3684 4580
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 1 September 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
Essex - 2 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - - 1
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) JDBC
3 8 (80.00%) XSLT
4 7 (70.00%) OO
4 7 (70.00%) Eclipse
4 7 (70.00%) J2EE
4 7 (70.00%) Subversion
5 6 (60.00%) Content Management
5 6 (60.00%) XMLBeans
5 6 (60.00%) Ajax
5 6 (60.00%) Blue Martini
5 6 (60.00%) Web 2.0
5 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
5 6 (60.00%) JSTL
5 6 (60.00%) Retail
5 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
5 6 (60.00%) ATG
5 6 (60.00%) Log4j
5 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (60.00%) IBM
5 6 (60.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 6 (60.00%) Interwoven
5 6 (60.00%) Tridion
5 6 (60.00%) Internet
5 6 (60.00%) Struts
5 6 (60.00%) JSP
5 6 (60.00%) Servlets

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (60.00%) MQSeries
1 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) Mule
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) DB2
1 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (70.00%) Subversion
2 6 (60.00%) Log4j
2 6 (60.00%) Ant
2 6 (60.00%) JUnit
2 6 (60.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) XSLT
2 8 (80.00%) JDBC
3 7 (70.00%) J2EE
4 6 (60.00%) EJB
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) JSP
4 6 (60.00%) Servlets
4 6 (60.00%) XHTML
4 6 (60.00%) JMS
4 6 (60.00%) Struts
4 6 (60.00%) XMLBeans
4 6 (60.00%) Ajax
4 6 (60.00%) JSTL
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) SOAP
7 2 (20.00%) XML Schema
7 2 (20.00%) JAXB
7 2 (20.00%) RESTful
7 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Web 2.0
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) UNIX
1 6 (60.00%) HPUX
1 6 (60.00%) Solaris
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) RAD
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) Content Management
2 6 (60.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) Perl
3 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (20.00%) XQuery
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) IBM
1 6 (60.00%) Interwoven
1 6 (60.00%) ATG
1 6 (60.00%) Blue Martini
1 6 (60.00%) Elastic Path
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