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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 709 655 611
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -44
Permanent jobs citing XPath 175 236 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 0.43% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 123 195 225
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +14.09%
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
52701 54876 52652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.55% 51.22% 52.95%
Number of salaries quoted 45466 46455 45635
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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 August 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 August 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 -7 71 £57,500 +2.67% 4
South East -12 28 £47,500 -5.00% 3
East of England +21 26 £37,500 -31.81% 2
Yorkshire +23 22 £38,750 +10.71% 4
South West -15 22 £45,000 +20.00% 3
West Midlands -8 4 £47,500 +18.75%
East Midlands -15 1 £52,500 +5.00%
North West -39 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
XPath
UK

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 336 (87.73%) XML
2 236 (61.62%) Java
3 216 (56.40%) SQL
4 196 (51.17%) XSLT
5 182 (47.52%) JavaScript
6 175 (45.69%) Web Services
7 164 (42.82%) Agile Software Development
8 161 (42.04%) Oracle
9 155 (40.47%) HTML
10 152 (39.69%) .NET
11 149 (38.90%) C#
12 133 (34.73%) SQL Server
13 129 (33.68%) Subversion
14 119 (31.07%) XQuery
15 112 (29.24%) CSS
16 108 (28.20%) Spring
17 106 (27.68%) Degree
18 102 (26.63%) SOAP
19 96 (25.07%) Maven
20 93 (24.28%) J2EE
21 92 (24.02%) jQuery
22 86 (22.45%) SDLC
23 79 (20.63%) SOA
23 79 (20.63%) MVC
24 76 (19.84%) Relational Database
25 74 (19.32%) Ajax
26 72 (18.80%) Git (software)
26 72 (18.80%) REST
27 69 (18.02%) Linux
28 67 (17.49%) ASP.NET

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 60 (15.67%) Tomcat
2 46 (12.01%) WebLogic
3 29 (7.57%) JBoss
4 28 (7.31%) Apache
4 28 (7.31%) WebSphere
5 25 (6.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 24 (6.27%) CMS
7 23 (6.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 22 (5.74%) Elasticsearch
9 16 (4.18%) Liferay
9 16 (4.18%) Apache Solr
9 16 (4.18%) WebSphere Application Server
10 14 (3.66%) Apache Spark
11 10 (2.61%) Node.js
11 10 (2.61%) Jetty
12 8 (2.09%) WebLogic Portal
13 7 (1.83%) MQSeries
13 7 (1.83%) Oracle Application Server
13 7 (1.83%) Magnolia
14 5 (1.31%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (7.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.57%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.78%) Fireworks
3 3 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.78%) MS Office
4 2 (0.52%) HipChat
4 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) MS Project
5 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 19 (4.96%) Oracle EBS
1 19 (4.96%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
3 9 (2.35%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (1.31%) SAP SRM
5 4 (1.04%) LatentZero
5 4 (1.04%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.78%) Tridion
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.31%) SaaS
4 2 (0.52%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 57 (14.88%) HTTP
2 25 (6.53%) FTP
3 24 (6.27%) Internet
4 17 (4.44%) TCP/IP
5 11 (2.87%) SSL
5 11 (2.87%) SMPP
5 11 (2.87%) SMTP
6 8 (2.09%) Broadband
7 7 (1.83%) LDAP
8 5 (1.31%) WebEx
9 1 (0.26%) VoIP
9 1 (0.26%) Cisco ICM
9 1 (0.26%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.26%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (34.73%) SQL Server
2 76 (19.84%) Relational Database
3 65 (16.97%) Oracle Database
4 46 (12.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (7.57%) MySQL
6 27 (7.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 27 (7.05%) MongoDB
7 26 (6.79%) NoSQL
8 24 (6.27%) RDBMS
9 23 (6.01%) Big Data
9 23 (6.01%) Hadoop
10 22 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
11 21 (5.48%) MarkLogic
12 20 (5.22%) Oracle ODI
13 19 (4.96%) Oracle Database 10g
14 16 (4.18%) Oracle Database 12c
15 15 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
16 13 (3.39%) DB2
16 13 (3.39%) OLTP
16 13 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 129 (33.68%) Subversion
2 96 (25.07%) Maven
3 72 (18.80%) Git (software)
4 59 (15.40%) Ant
5 56 (14.62%) Visual Studio
6 48 (12.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 47 (12.27%) Jenkins
8 37 (9.66%) JUnit
9 34 (8.88%) Eclipse
10 29 (7.57%) JIRA
11 26 (6.79%) Hudson
12 19 (4.96%) Selenium
12 19 (4.96%) Moq
12 19 (4.96%) Mockito
13 16 (4.18%) Log4j
14 13 (3.39%) HP UFT
14 13 (3.39%) FitNesse
15 12 (3.13%) Mercurial
16 10 (2.61%) WebDriver
16 10 (2.61%) IntelliJ
General
1 57 (14.88%) Finance
2 22 (5.74%) Telecoms
3 19 (4.96%) Banking
4 16 (4.18%) Retail
5 12 (3.13%) Publishing
6 6 (1.57%) Front Office
6 6 (1.57%) Back Office
7 4 (1.04%) Electronics
8 2 (0.52%) Advertising
8 2 (0.52%) Military
8 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.52%) Marketing
9 1 (0.26%) Automotive
9 1 (0.26%) Law
9 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 235 (61.36%) Developer
2 96 (25.07%) Java Developer
3 72 (18.80%) Senior Developer
4 54 (14.10%) Analyst
5 49 (12.79%) .NET Developer
6 39 (10.18%) C# Developer
7 35 (9.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 30 (7.83%) C# .NET Developer
9 29 (7.57%) Consultant
10 27 (7.05%) Architect
11 24 (6.27%) Senior Analyst
12 21 (5.48%) Technology Consultant
13 20 (5.22%) Middleware Analyst
13 20 (5.22%) Oracle Analyst
13 20 (5.22%) Applications Support
14 18 (4.70%) Web Developer
15 17 (4.44%) Junior
15 17 (4.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 16 (4.18%) Junior Developer
17 15 (3.92%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (87.73%) XML
2 196 (51.17%) XSLT
3 175 (45.69%) Web Services
4 155 (40.47%) HTML
5 152 (39.69%) .NET
6 112 (29.24%) CSS
7 108 (28.20%) Spring
8 102 (26.63%) SOAP
9 93 (24.28%) J2EE
10 92 (24.02%) jQuery
11 74 (19.32%) Ajax
12 72 (18.80%) REST
13 67 (17.49%) ASP.NET
14 63 (16.45%) JMS
15 60 (15.67%) JSP
16 54 (14.10%) Struts
17 53 (13.84%) XSD
18 52 (13.58%) XML Schema
19 50 (13.05%) XSL
20 48 (12.53%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 62 (16.19%) Computer Science
2 57 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (8.62%) Mobile App
4 25 (6.53%) Hedge funds
5 24 (6.27%) Client/Server
6 18 (4.70%) Algorithms
7 17 (4.44%) Data Structures
8 15 (3.92%) Digital Media
9 14 (3.66%) Visualisation
9 14 (3.66%) N-Tier
10 13 (3.39%) Inversion of Control
10 13 (3.39%) Social Media
11 11 (2.87%) Mathematics
11 11 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (2.87%) W3C
12 10 (2.61%) Derivative
12 10 (2.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (2.09%) Web 2.0
14 7 (1.83%) Management Information System
14 7 (1.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 69 (18.02%) Linux
2 57 (14.88%) UNIX
3 49 (12.79%) Windows
4 27 (7.05%) Android
5 20 (5.22%) Solaris
6 16 (4.18%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.09%) Windows Phone
8 7 (1.83%) HPUX
9 1 (0.26%) VMS
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (42.82%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (22.45%) SDLC
3 79 (20.63%) SOA
3 79 (20.63%) MVC
4 55 (14.36%) Software Engineering
5 54 (14.10%) UML
6 52 (13.58%) OO
7 50 (13.05%) Asset Management
8 48 (12.53%) Unit Testing
9 41 (10.70%) Scrum
9 41 (10.70%) Mentoring
10 37 (9.66%) Automated Testing
11 35 (9.14%) Multithreading
12 34 (8.88%) TDD
13 30 (7.83%) Content Management
13 30 (7.83%) BPEL
13 30 (7.83%) RUP
14 27 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (7.05%) Performance Tuning
15 26 (6.79%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 236 (61.62%) Java
2 216 (56.40%) SQL
3 182 (47.52%) JavaScript
4 149 (38.90%) C#
5 119 (31.07%) XQuery
6 59 (15.40%) T-SQL
7 55 (14.36%) PL/SQL
8 31 (8.09%) VB.NET
9 27 (7.05%) PHP
10 26 (6.79%) C++
11 24 (6.27%) Shell Script
12 17 (4.44%) Perl
13 13 (3.39%) Groovy
14 12 (3.13%) Objective-C
15 11 (2.87%) ActionScript
15 11 (2.87%) C
16 10 (2.61%) Ruby
17 9 (2.35%) Python
17 9 (2.35%) VB6
17 9 (2.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 106 (27.68%) Degree
2 21 (5.48%) Brainbench
3 18 (4.70%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.87%) Sun Certification
5 9 (2.35%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.83%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.04%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.04%) MCSD
7 4 (1.04%) ISEB
7 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.78%) OCA
8 3 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.78%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.62%) QA
2 15 (3.92%) SLA
3 7 (1.83%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.31%) RosettaNet
5 3 (0.78%) HL7
6 1 (0.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (1.83%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (2.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (2.09%) Puppet
4 7 (1.83%) Ansible
4 7 (1.83%) Oracle Flashback
4 7 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (1.83%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 161 (42.04%) Oracle
2 58 (15.14%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.70%) Siebel
4 17 (4.44%) IBM
5 16 (4.18%) Sybase
6 14 (3.66%) iRise
7 11 (2.87%) SAP
7 11 (2.87%) Sun
8 10 (2.61%) Remedy
9 7 (1.83%) VMware
9 7 (1.83%) Interwoven
10 5 (1.31%) Perforce
10 5 (1.31%) Google
11 4 (1.04%) Wall Street Systems
11 4 (1.04%) Computacenter
11 4 (1.04%) Blue Martini
11 4 (1.04%) BMC
11 4 (1.04%) Solace
12 3 (0.78%) Quark
12 3 (0.78%) Adobe
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health, Life, Gym
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
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Salary: £50000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
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