The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 674 690 591
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -99
Permanent jobs citing XPath 209 236 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.39% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 169 210 247
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
XPath
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52191 60221 54312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.81% 53.15% 53.23%
Number of salaries quoted 44829 51770 47227
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in England

XPath
Salary Trend in England

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

XPath Salary Trend in England

XPath
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XPath across the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

XPath Salary Histogram in England

XPath
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
London +19 89 £55,000 +10.00% 3
South East +20 53 £44,000 +10.00% 5
South West +15 28 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Yorkshire +20 13 £32,500 -38.09%
North West -6 10 £40,000 -
East of England +21 8 £49,250 +9.44% 1
West Midlands -1 7 £47,500 +5.55%
East Midlands 0 1 £42,500 -15.00%
XPath
UK

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 325 (89.04%) XML
2 217 (59.45%) Java
3 211 (57.81%) XSLT
4 191 (52.33%) SQL
5 152 (41.64%) Web Services
6 149 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
7 140 (38.36%) JavaScript
8 136 (37.26%) .NET
9 131 (35.89%) SQL Server
10 130 (35.62%) Oracle
11 126 (34.52%) C#
12 125 (34.25%) HTML
13 121 (33.15%) Subversion
14 120 (32.88%) XQuery
15 115 (31.51%) Spring
16 103 (28.22%) Maven
17 97 (26.58%) Degree
18 88 (24.11%) Git (software)
19 82 (22.47%) Linux
20 81 (22.19%) SOA
21 79 (21.64%) SOAP
22 78 (21.37%) CSS
23 74 (20.27%) jQuery
23 74 (20.27%) REST
24 71 (19.45%) J2EE
25 69 (18.90%) MVC
26 68 (18.63%) UNIX
27 66 (18.08%) SDLC
28 65 (17.81%) Tomcat
29 64 (17.53%) XSD

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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 65 (17.81%) Tomcat
2 40 (10.96%) WebLogic
3 35 (9.59%) Apache
4 33 (9.04%) WebSphere
5 27 (7.40%) JBoss
6 26 (7.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 25 (6.85%) Jetty
8 23 (6.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 22 (6.03%) CMS
10 19 (5.21%) WebSphere Application Server
11 12 (3.29%) Apache Solr
12 10 (2.74%) Liferay
13 9 (2.47%) WebLogic Portal
14 7 (1.92%) IIS
14 7 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
15 5 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (1.37%) Apache Spark
16 4 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
16 4 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 25 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.82%) MS Office
3 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (6.03%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.19%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (1.64%) SAP SRM
5 3 (0.82%) Tridion
6 2 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.37%) SaaS
2 3 (0.82%) Sage Pay
3 2 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.55%) Taleo
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (15.62%) HTTP
2 25 (6.85%) Internet
3 17 (4.66%) TCP/IP
4 12 (3.29%) LDAP
5 11 (3.01%) FTP
6 10 (2.74%) SSL
7 8 (2.19%) Broadband
8 7 (1.92%) IPv4
9 5 (1.37%) WebEx
10 2 (0.55%) AMQP
11 1 (0.27%) VoIP
11 1 (0.27%) Cisco ICM
11 1 (0.27%) NFC
11 1 (0.27%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (35.89%) SQL Server
2 60 (16.44%) Oracle Database
3 39 (10.68%) MarkLogic
3 39 (10.68%) Relational Database
4 36 (9.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 35 (9.59%) MySQL
6 32 (8.77%) NoSQL
7 30 (8.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (7.67%) MongoDB
9 18 (4.93%) RDBMS
9 18 (4.93%) Oracle ODI
10 16 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (4.38%) Oracle Database 12c
11 15 (4.11%) Hadoop
11 15 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (3.01%) Oracle BI EE
13 10 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
15 8 (2.19%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 121 (33.15%) Subversion
2 103 (28.22%) Maven
3 88 (24.11%) Git (software)
4 46 (12.60%) Jenkins
5 43 (11.78%) Ant
6 42 (11.51%) Eclipse
7 33 (9.04%) Visual Studio
8 30 (8.22%) JUnit
9 22 (6.03%) Hudson
9 22 (6.03%) Mockito
10 19 (5.21%) Selenium
11 15 (4.11%) SoapUI
11 15 (4.11%) QuickTest Pro
11 15 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (3.29%) Log4j
13 11 (3.01%) WebDriver
14 9 (2.47%) NetBeans
14 9 (2.47%) JIRA
15 8 (2.19%) MSTest
15 8 (2.19%) TestNG
General
1 57 (15.62%) Finance
2 23 (6.30%) Retail
3 15 (4.11%) Banking
4 14 (3.84%) Publishing
5 7 (1.92%) Financial Institution
5 7 (1.92%) Front Office
5 7 (1.92%) Advertising
6 6 (1.64%) Marketing
7 5 (1.37%) Electronics
7 5 (1.37%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.37%) Law
7 5 (1.37%) Legal
8 4 (1.10%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 221 (60.55%) Developer
2 100 (27.40%) Java Developer
3 86 (23.56%) Senior Developer
4 61 (16.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 41 (11.23%) Analyst
6 36 (9.86%) Architect
7 33 (9.04%) .NET Developer
8 28 (7.67%) Applications Support
9 22 (6.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 21 (5.75%) C# Developer
10 21 (5.75%) Middleware Analyst
11 19 (5.21%) Support Analyst
12 18 (4.93%) Technical Architect
12 18 (4.93%) Oracle Analyst
13 17 (4.66%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
13 17 (4.66%) Applications Developer
14 15 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
14 15 (4.11%) Oracle Developer
14 15 (4.11%) Consultant
15 14 (3.84%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (89.04%) XML
2 211 (57.81%) XSLT
3 152 (41.64%) Web Services
4 136 (37.26%) .NET
5 125 (34.25%) HTML
6 115 (31.51%) Spring
7 79 (21.64%) SOAP
8 78 (21.37%) CSS
9 74 (20.27%) jQuery
9 74 (20.27%) REST
10 71 (19.45%) J2EE
11 64 (17.53%) XSD
12 61 (16.71%) Ajax
13 57 (15.62%) Middleware
14 52 (14.25%) Struts
15 50 (13.70%) Hibernate
16 48 (13.15%) JMS
17 47 (12.88%) ASP.NET
18 44 (12.05%) HTML5
18 44 (12.05%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 61 (16.71%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (14.79%) Computer Science
3 36 (9.86%) Client/Server
4 28 (7.67%) Mobile App
5 25 (6.85%) Digital Media
6 23 (6.30%) Data Structures
7 21 (5.75%) Algorithms
8 14 (3.84%) Visualisation
9 13 (3.56%) Social Media
10 10 (2.74%) Inversion of Control
11 9 (2.47%) W3C
11 9 (2.47%) Streaming Video
11 9 (2.47%) Mathematics
11 9 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (2.19%) N-Tier
13 7 (1.92%) Replication
14 6 (1.64%) Hedge funds
15 5 (1.37%) Blackberry
15 5 (1.37%) Management Information System
15 5 (1.37%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 82 (22.47%) Linux
2 68 (18.63%) UNIX
3 53 (14.52%) Windows
4 21 (5.75%) Android
5 16 (4.38%) Solaris
6 13 (3.56%) Apple iOS
7 11 (3.01%) HPUX
8 10 (2.74%) AIX
9 8 (2.19%) Windows Phone
10 6 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.82%) VMS
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (22.19%) SOA
3 69 (18.90%) MVC
4 66 (18.08%) SDLC
5 60 (16.44%) OO
6 52 (14.25%) TDD
7 48 (13.15%) Scrum
8 46 (12.60%) Automated Testing
9 41 (11.23%) UML
10 38 (10.41%) Performance Tuning
11 37 (10.14%) Software Engineering
12 36 (9.86%) Build Automation
13 33 (9.04%) Content Management
13 33 (9.04%) BDD
14 30 (8.22%) Web Development
14 30 (8.22%) BPEL
14 30 (8.22%) Asset Management
14 30 (8.22%) Multithreading
15 29 (7.95%) Unit Testing
16 26 (7.12%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 217 (59.45%) Java
2 191 (52.33%) SQL
3 140 (38.36%) JavaScript
4 126 (34.52%) C#
5 120 (32.88%) XQuery
6 54 (14.79%) T-SQL
7 44 (12.05%) PL/SQL
8 33 (9.04%) Shell Script
9 31 (8.49%) Perl
10 27 (7.40%) C++
11 23 (6.30%) VB.NET
12 20 (5.48%) PHP
13 14 (3.84%) Ruby
13 14 (3.84%) Groovy
14 13 (3.56%) C
15 12 (3.29%) Scala
16 11 (3.01%) Objective-C
17 10 (2.74%) ActionScript
17 10 (2.74%) VB
18 8 (2.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 97 (26.58%) Degree
2 11 (3.01%) Sun Certification
3 9 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.92%) ISEB
4 7 (1.92%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.37%) MCSD
6 5 (1.37%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.10%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.82%) OCA
8 3 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.55%) Brainbench
10 1 (0.27%) PMP
10 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.75%) QA
2 18 (4.93%) SLA
3 7 (1.92%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.64%) RosettaNet
5 3 (0.82%) HL7
6 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.92%) VirtualBox
3 4 (1.10%) Oracle Clusterware
3 4 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.82%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.10%) Oracle Flashback
3 4 (1.10%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.82%) CA Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.82%) Puppet
5 2 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 130 (35.62%) Oracle
2 39 (10.68%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.48%) VMware
4 19 (5.21%) Siebel
5 15 (4.11%) Remedy
6 14 (3.84%) iRise
7 13 (3.56%) SAP
8 7 (1.92%) IBM
9 6 (1.64%) ServiceNow
9 6 (1.64%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.64%) BMC
10 5 (1.37%) PeopleSoft
10 5 (1.37%) Blue Martini
11 4 (1.10%) Wall Street Systems
11 4 (1.10%) Google
11 4 (1.10%) Computacenter
11 4 (1.10%) Perforce
11 4 (1.10%) Interwoven
11 4 (1.10%) Sun
12 3 (0.82%) Adobe
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