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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 617 615 549
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -66
Permanent jobs citing XPath 275 262 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 0.48% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 226 231 266
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £64,800 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +6.57%
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
53731 54643 56025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.16% 53.67% 53.87%
Number of salaries quoted 46211 47192 49494
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 20 November 2014.

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 20 November 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
London -35 137 £57,500 +27.77% 18
South East +30 59 £39,000 -22.00% 6
East Midlands +15 28 £50,000 +5.26% 1
North West -1 22 £40,000 +14.28% 7
East of England -18 14 £42,500 -4.49% 6
Yorkshire -39 5 £32,500 -27.77%
West Midlands -6 3 £45,000 -5.26%
North East - 3 £38,000 -
South West -35 2 - -
XPath
UK

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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.

1 487 (96.25%) XML
2 315 (62.25%) SQL
3 271 (53.56%) XSLT
4 258 (50.99%) Java
5 224 (44.27%) Web Services
6 204 (40.32%) C#
7 191 (37.75%) .NET
7 191 (37.75%) SQL Server
8 187 (36.96%) JavaScript
9 168 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
10 153 (30.24%) Windows
11 152 (30.04%) HTML
12 147 (29.05%) Spring
13 140 (27.67%) CSS
14 135 (26.68%) Linux
15 123 (24.31%) OO
16 118 (23.32%) Maven
17 116 (22.92%) SOAP
18 112 (22.13%) XSD
19 109 (21.54%) XQuery
19 109 (21.54%) REST
20 106 (20.95%) MVC
21 105 (20.75%) Tomcat
22 99 (19.57%) T-SQL
23 98 (19.37%) Microsoft
23 98 (19.37%) WCF
24 93 (18.38%) JMS
25 92 (18.18%) Degree
26 91 (17.98%) jQuery
27 86 (17.00%) Subversion

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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
1 105 (20.75%) Tomcat
2 54 (10.67%) WebSphere
3 42 (8.30%) BizTalk Server
4 40 (7.91%) JBoss
5 35 (6.92%) Jetty
6 33 (6.52%) Apache
7 32 (6.32%) SharePoint
8 23 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
9 15 (2.96%) Adobe CQ
9 15 (2.96%) IIS
9 15 (2.96%) CMS
10 14 (2.77%) SharePoint Server
11 11 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
12 10 (1.98%) MQSeries
12 10 (1.98%) Magnolia
12 10 (1.98%) Liferay
13 9 (1.78%) Apache Solr
14 8 (1.58%) WebLogic
15 7 (1.38%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 34 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.58%) MS Office
3 5 (0.99%) SPSS
4 2 (0.40%) XMetaL
4 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (1.19%) LatentZero
2 3 (0.59%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (0.59%) Tridion
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.20%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.73%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.78%) SaaS
3 8 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 83 (16.40%) HTTP
2 26 (5.14%) Internet
3 25 (4.94%) FTP
4 16 (3.16%) SMTP
5 13 (2.57%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.78%) Wireless
7 7 (1.38%) Firewall
7 7 (1.38%) LDAP
8 5 (0.99%) Kerberos
8 5 (0.99%) DNS
8 5 (0.99%) HTTPS
8 5 (0.99%) Network Security
9 4 (0.79%) SAN
10 3 (0.59%) IPv4
10 3 (0.59%) LAN
10 3 (0.59%) WAN
11 2 (0.40%) SSL
12 1 (0.20%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (37.75%) SQL Server
2 80 (15.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 69 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 45 (8.89%) MySQL
5 40 (7.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 36 (7.11%) MarkLogic
7 35 (6.92%) NoSQL
7 35 (6.92%) PostgreSQL
8 30 (5.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 28 (5.53%) RDBMS
9 28 (5.53%) Hazelcast
10 26 (5.14%) Big Data
11 24 (4.74%) SQL Server 2012
12 23 (4.55%) Oracle Database
13 20 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (1.78%) MongoDB
16 8 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 7 (1.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 118 (23.32%) Maven
2 86 (17.00%) Subversion
3 76 (15.02%) Git (software)
4 44 (8.70%) JUnit
5 40 (7.91%) Visual Studio
6 39 (7.71%) Ant
7 32 (6.32%) Jenkins
8 29 (5.73%) Eclipse
9 26 (5.14%) Hudson
10 22 (4.35%) SoapUI
11 20 (3.95%) Selenium
11 20 (3.95%) Mockito
11 20 (3.95%) Cucumber
11 20 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (3.56%) NUnit
13 17 (3.36%) JIRA
14 15 (2.96%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 11 (2.17%) TeamCity
16 9 (1.78%) Log4j
17 8 (1.58%) CruiseControl
General
1 62 (12.25%) Finance
2 46 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 40 (7.91%) Publishing
4 35 (6.92%) Retail
5 24 (4.74%) Banking
6 20 (3.95%) Games
7 16 (3.16%) Legal
8 15 (2.96%) Law
9 12 (2.37%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.98%) Multimedia
11 9 (1.78%) Manufacturing
12 6 (1.19%) Front Office
12 6 (1.19%) Back Office
13 4 (0.79%) Marketing
14 3 (0.59%) Online Betting
14 3 (0.59%) Electronics
14 3 (0.59%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.40%) Billing
16 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 352 (69.57%) Developer
2 143 (28.26%) Java Developer
3 115 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 59 (11.66%) .NET Developer
5 52 (10.28%) C# Developer
6 50 (9.88%) Software Developer
7 45 (8.89%) Web Developer
8 41 (8.10%) C# .NET Developer
9 39 (7.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 37 (7.31%) Architect
10 37 (7.31%) Analyst
11 34 (6.72%) Software Engineer
12 33 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
13 32 (6.32%) Senior C# Developer
14 28 (5.53%) Technical Architect
15 23 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
16 22 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
16 22 (4.35%) Consultant
17 18 (3.56%) J2EE Developer
18 17 (3.36%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 487 (96.25%) XML
2 271 (53.56%) XSLT
3 224 (44.27%) Web Services
4 191 (37.75%) .NET
5 152 (30.04%) HTML
6 147 (29.05%) Spring
7 140 (27.67%) CSS
8 116 (22.92%) SOAP
9 112 (22.13%) XSD
10 109 (21.54%) REST
11 98 (19.37%) WCF
12 93 (18.38%) JMS
13 91 (17.98%) jQuery
14 79 (15.61%) Ajax
15 78 (15.42%) ASP.NET
16 74 (14.62%) Servlets
17 72 (14.23%) J2EE
17 72 (14.23%) .NET Framework
18 71 (14.03%) XML Schema
19 63 (12.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 75 (14.82%) Computer Science
2 31 (6.13%) Mobile App
2 31 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.95%) Inversion of Control
3 20 (3.95%) N-Tier
4 16 (3.16%) Client/Server
4 16 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (2.96%) Web 2.0
6 13 (2.57%) Ontologies
7 12 (2.37%) Semantic Web
8 11 (2.17%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.78%) Mainframe
9 9 (1.78%) NHS
10 8 (1.58%) Open Source
10 8 (1.58%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.38%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.38%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (1.38%) User Experience
11 7 (1.38%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 153 (30.24%) Windows
2 135 (26.68%) Linux
3 71 (14.03%) UNIX
4 54 (10.67%) Android
5 29 (5.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (5.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (2.96%) Solaris
9 14 (2.77%) AIX
10 12 (2.37%) HPUX
11 10 (1.98%) Apple iOS
12 8 (1.58%) Windows Phone
13 7 (1.38%) Windows 7
13 7 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (24.31%) OO
3 106 (20.95%) MVC
4 85 (16.80%) Continuous Integration
5 83 (16.40%) Workflow
6 76 (15.02%) Scrum
7 75 (14.82%) Software Engineering
8 69 (13.64%) SOA
9 52 (10.28%) E-Commerce
10 50 (9.88%) TDD
11 43 (8.50%) Mentoring
12 42 (8.30%) Web Development
13 33 (6.52%) Multithreading
14 32 (6.32%) Performance Analysis
15 29 (5.73%) Automated Testing
16 28 (5.53%) Technical Architecture
16 28 (5.53%) Content Management
17 26 (5.14%) Performance Tuning
18 25 (4.94%) Automation Testing
18 25 (4.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 315 (62.25%) SQL
2 258 (50.99%) Java
3 204 (40.32%) C#
4 187 (36.96%) JavaScript
5 109 (21.54%) XQuery
6 99 (19.57%) T-SQL
7 41 (8.10%) Perl
8 38 (7.51%) VB
8 38 (7.51%) VB.NET
9 33 (6.52%) PHP
10 31 (6.13%) C++
11 27 (5.34%) VBA
12 21 (4.15%) Scala
13 19 (3.75%) Groovy
14 18 (3.56%) Ruby
15 17 (3.36%) C
16 15 (2.96%) SPARQL
17 13 (2.57%) Shell Script
18 10 (1.98%) Bash Shell
19 7 (1.38%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 92 (18.18%) Degree
2 30 (5.93%) Security Cleared
3 27 (5.34%) SC Cleared
4 23 (4.55%) Sun Certification
5 8 (1.58%) OCPJP
5 8 (1.58%) Oracle Certification
6 7 (1.38%) Brainbench
7 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.59%) MCSD
9 2 (0.40%) ISEB
9 2 (0.40%) MCTS
10 1 (0.20%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.15%) QA
2 9 (1.78%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (2.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.59%) VirtualBox
3 3 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.40%) Firmware
4 2 (0.40%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (3.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.40%) Puppet
3 2 (0.40%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.40%) Control-M
3 2 (0.40%) CA SiteMinder
3 2 (0.40%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 98 (19.37%) Microsoft
2 68 (13.44%) Oracle
3 32 (6.32%) Red Hat
4 23 (4.55%) IBM
5 22 (4.35%) Google
6 19 (3.75%) HP
7 18 (3.56%) Sun
8 9 (1.78%) Interwoven
8 9 (1.78%) Software AG
8 9 (1.78%) Cognizant
8 9 (1.78%) webMethods
8 9 (1.78%) VMware
9 7 (1.38%) Cisco
10 6 (1.19%) Fidessa
10 6 (1.19%) Nokia
10 6 (1.19%) Siemens
10 6 (1.19%) Charles River
10 6 (1.19%) TIBCO
10 6 (1.19%) Cerillion
10 6 (1.19%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
East London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £53000 Per Annum £40-53K + Flexible Benefits P
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 to £75000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Derbyshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP To 55k +Many benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
hibu
Salary: £50000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
hibu
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 14 days ago