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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 675 680 559
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -121
Permanent jobs citing XPath 199 246 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.41% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 160 202 277
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
53068 59798 55865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.12% 53.02% 53.67%
Number of salaries quoted 45566 50778 48451
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +8 90 £55,000 +15.78% 7
South East +17 56 £42,500 +21.42% 4
South West -9 15 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Yorkshire +4 10 £32,500 -
East of England +34 9 £45,000 -
West Midlands -9 9 £50,000 +17.64% 1
North West -10 8 £37,500 +7.14% 2
East Midlands -7 1 £21,000 -58.00%
XPath
UK

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 374 (91.22%) XML
2 226 (55.12%) XSLT
3 220 (53.66%) Java
3 220 (53.66%) SQL
4 186 (45.37%) Web Services
5 159 (38.78%) JavaScript
6 151 (36.83%) Agile Software Development
7 150 (36.59%) SQL Server
8 149 (36.34%) .NET
9 147 (35.85%) C#
10 143 (34.88%) HTML
11 132 (32.20%) Subversion
12 128 (31.22%) Spring
13 126 (30.73%) Oracle
14 121 (29.51%) XQuery
15 110 (26.83%) Maven
16 109 (26.59%) SOAP
17 106 (25.85%) Linux
18 105 (25.61%) Degree
19 95 (23.17%) CSS
20 93 (22.68%) REST
21 91 (22.20%) Git (software)
22 90 (21.95%) MVC
23 84 (20.49%) OO
24 81 (19.76%) J2EE
24 81 (19.76%) jQuery
25 80 (19.51%) XSD
26 78 (19.02%) SOA
27 76 (18.54%) UNIX
28 73 (17.80%) HTTP

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 71 (17.32%) Tomcat
2 38 (9.27%) Apache
3 34 (8.29%) WebSphere
4 33 (8.05%) JBoss
5 31 (7.56%) WebLogic
6 30 (7.32%) Jetty
7 25 (6.10%) Adobe CQ
8 22 (5.37%) CMS
9 19 (4.63%) WebSphere Application Server
10 17 (4.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 15 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
12 10 (2.44%) Liferay
13 8 (1.95%) MQSeries
13 8 (1.95%) IIS
14 7 (1.71%) Apache Solr
15 6 (1.46%) Oracle Service Bus
15 6 (1.46%) Magnolia
15 6 (1.46%) Oracle Application Server
16 5 (1.22%) SharePoint
16 5 (1.22%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 32 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.73%) SPSS
2 3 (0.73%) XMetaL
2 3 (0.73%) MS Office
3 2 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.24%) MS Project
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (3.17%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.71%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (1.46%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (1.22%) SAP SRM
4 5 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.24%) Tridion
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.73%) SaaS
3 3 (0.73%) Sage Pay
4 2 (0.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 73 (17.80%) HTTP
2 25 (6.10%) Internet
3 15 (3.66%) LDAP
4 14 (3.41%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.44%) FTP
5 10 (2.44%) IPv4
6 9 (2.20%) SSL
7 8 (1.95%) Broadband
8 3 (0.73%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.73%) WebEx
9 2 (0.49%) AMQP
10 1 (0.24%) VoIP
10 1 (0.24%) Cisco ICM
10 1 (0.24%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 54 (13.17%) Oracle Database
3 49 (11.95%) Relational Database
4 45 (10.98%) MarkLogic
4 45 (10.98%) MySQL
5 33 (8.05%) NoSQL
6 28 (6.83%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (6.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (6.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 23 (5.61%) RDBMS
7 23 (5.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (5.12%) MongoDB
9 12 (2.93%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (2.20%) SQLite
12 8 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (1.95%) DB2
12 8 (1.95%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (1.95%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 132 (32.20%) Subversion
2 110 (26.83%) Maven
3 91 (22.20%) Git (software)
4 53 (12.93%) Jenkins
5 49 (11.95%) Eclipse
6 47 (11.46%) Ant
7 39 (9.51%) JUnit
8 35 (8.54%) Visual Studio
9 28 (6.83%) SoapUI
10 26 (6.34%) Team Foundation Server
11 25 (6.10%) Mockito
12 23 (5.61%) Hudson
13 19 (4.63%) Selenium
14 17 (4.15%) JIRA
15 12 (2.93%) QuickTest Pro
16 11 (2.68%) Log4j
16 11 (2.68%) NUnit
17 9 (2.20%) NetBeans
17 9 (2.20%) TeamCity
17 9 (2.20%) Mercurial
General
1 61 (14.88%) Finance
2 26 (6.34%) Retail
3 25 (6.10%) Publishing
4 22 (5.37%) Banking
5 16 (3.90%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.68%) Legal
7 10 (2.44%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.20%) Law
9 8 (1.95%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.71%) Advertising
10 7 (1.71%) Front Office
11 6 (1.46%) Marketing
11 6 (1.46%) Multimedia
12 5 (1.22%) Electronics
13 4 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.73%) Games
15 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 275 (67.07%) Developer
2 115 (28.05%) Java Developer
3 99 (24.15%) Senior Developer
4 59 (14.39%) Senior Java Developer
5 40 (9.76%) Architect
6 38 (9.27%) .NET Developer
7 33 (8.05%) C# Developer
8 30 (7.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 27 (6.59%) Analyst
10 26 (6.34%) Consultant
11 25 (6.10%) Applications Support
12 24 (5.85%) Technical Architect
13 23 (5.61%) Web Developer
14 21 (5.12%) Software Engineer
14 21 (5.12%) C# .NET Developer
15 19 (4.63%) Software Developer
15 19 (4.63%) Applications Developer
16 18 (4.39%) Support Analyst
17 17 (4.15%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
18 14 (3.41%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 374 (91.22%) XML
2 226 (55.12%) XSLT
3 186 (45.37%) Web Services
4 149 (36.34%) .NET
5 143 (34.88%) HTML
6 128 (31.22%) Spring
7 109 (26.59%) SOAP
8 95 (23.17%) CSS
9 93 (22.68%) REST
10 81 (19.76%) jQuery
10 81 (19.76%) J2EE
11 80 (19.51%) XSD
12 67 (16.34%) Hibernate
13 59 (14.39%) XML Schema
14 58 (14.15%) JMS
15 56 (13.66%) Ajax
16 55 (13.41%) Struts
17 52 (12.68%) Middleware
18 50 (12.20%) Servlets
19 49 (11.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 67 (16.34%) Computer Science
2 57 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (9.02%) Client/Server
4 28 (6.83%) Digital Media
5 19 (4.63%) Mobile App
5 19 (4.63%) Inversion of Control
6 18 (4.39%) Algorithms
7 17 (4.15%) Data Structures
8 15 (3.66%) N-Tier
9 12 (2.93%) Hedge funds
10 11 (2.68%) Streaming Video
11 10 (2.44%) Web 2.0
12 9 (2.20%) W3C
12 9 (2.20%) Ontologies
12 9 (2.20%) Mathematics
12 9 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (1.95%) Visualisation
14 7 (1.71%) Open Source
14 7 (1.71%) Semantic Web
14 7 (1.71%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 106 (25.85%) Linux
2 76 (18.54%) UNIX
3 65 (15.85%) Windows
4 21 (5.12%) Solaris
5 17 (4.15%) HPUX
6 16 (3.90%) AIX
7 14 (3.41%) Android
8 8 (1.95%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.22%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.73%) VMS
12 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (36.83%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (21.95%) MVC
3 84 (20.49%) OO
4 78 (19.02%) SOA
5 66 (16.10%) Scrum
6 63 (15.37%) Software Engineering
7 53 (12.93%) Multithreading
8 50 (12.20%) UML
9 46 (11.22%) TDD
10 39 (9.51%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (9.02%) Unit Testing
11 37 (9.02%) Performance Tuning
12 36 (8.78%) Automated Testing
12 36 (8.78%) Workflow
13 33 (8.05%) Web Development
14 32 (7.80%) Content Management
15 31 (7.56%) Mentoring
16 29 (7.07%) BDD
17 28 (6.83%) Build Automation
17 28 (6.83%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 220 (53.66%) Java
1 220 (53.66%) SQL
2 159 (38.78%) JavaScript
3 147 (35.85%) C#
4 121 (29.51%) XQuery
5 61 (14.88%) T-SQL
6 40 (9.76%) Perl
7 39 (9.51%) C++
8 36 (8.78%) PL/SQL
9 33 (8.05%) Shell Script
10 32 (7.80%) PHP
11 30 (7.32%) VB.NET
12 22 (5.37%) C
13 20 (4.88%) Scala
14 18 (4.39%) Groovy
14 18 (4.39%) Ruby
15 13 (3.17%) VB
16 12 (2.93%) Objective-C
17 10 (2.44%) PHP5
17 10 (2.44%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 105 (25.61%) Degree
2 23 (5.61%) Sun Certification
3 11 (2.68%) Brainbench
4 10 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.20%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.95%) ISEB
7 7 (1.71%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (1.46%) MCSD
9 4 (0.98%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.73%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.73%) OCA
10 3 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.24%) PMP
11 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.90%) QA
2 10 (2.44%) SLA
3 7 (1.71%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.22%) RosettaNet
5 2 (0.49%) HL7
5 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.44%) VirtualBox
3 4 (0.98%) ISA Server
4 3 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.73%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (1.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.98%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (0.98%) Puppet
4 3 (0.73%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.73%) Oracle Flashback
5 2 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.24%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.24%) Control-M
Vendors
1 126 (30.73%) Oracle
2 54 (13.17%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.12%) VMware
4 16 (3.90%) IBM
5 14 (3.41%) Remedy
6 11 (2.68%) Google
6 11 (2.68%) Sun
7 10 (2.44%) Siebel
8 9 (2.20%) SAP
9 8 (1.95%) iRise
9 8 (1.95%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.71%) Interwoven
11 6 (1.46%) BMC
11 6 (1.46%) Sybase
11 6 (1.46%) ServiceNow
12 5 (1.22%) Blue Martini
13 4 (0.98%) Zend
13 4 (0.98%) Perforce
13 4 (0.98%) Computacenter
13 4 (0.98%) Cognizant
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-41,000 + Great Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £28-37,000 + Great Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,0000-65,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
INVESCO
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago