The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 654 559 442
Rank change year-on-year
-95 -117
Permanent jobs citing XPath 244 316 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.31% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 0.57% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 201 271 483
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
58763 55477 63570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.99% 53.58% 54.21%
Number of salaries quoted 49946 48158 56406
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
XPath
UK

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -67 123 £47,500 -5.00% 3
South East -56 43 £35,000 -16.66% 6
North West +4 25 £35,000 +4.47% 2
East Midlands -8 16 £50,000 +33.33%
South West -1 12 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire -32 9 £32,500 -40.90%
Midlands - 6 £50,000 -
West Midlands +2 5 £42,500 +2.40% 1
East of England -22 5 £45,000 -
XPath
UK

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 431 (88.68%) XML
2 343 (70.58%) XSLT
3 268 (55.14%) HTML
4 251 (51.65%) JavaScript
5 247 (50.82%) .NET
6 227 (46.71%) SQL Server
7 221 (45.47%) Java
8 217 (44.65%) CSS
9 214 (44.03%) C#
10 204 (41.98%) SQL
11 201 (41.36%) Web Services
12 195 (40.12%) OO
13 169 (34.77%) Agile Software Development
14 168 (34.57%) MVC
15 138 (28.40%) Ajax
16 133 (27.37%) SOA
17 127 (26.13%) Windows
18 125 (25.72%) ASP.NET
19 118 (24.28%) SQL Server 2008
20 112 (23.05%) .NET Framework
21 108 (22.22%) Relational Database
22 107 (22.02%) Oracle
23 106 (21.81%) Visual Studio
23 106 (21.81%) Spring
24 99 (20.37%) XQuery
25 96 (19.75%) jQuery
26 95 (19.55%) Microsoft
27 87 (17.90%) Degree
28 84 (17.28%) TDD
28 84 (17.28%) Workflow

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 74 (15.23%) Tomcat
2 70 (14.40%) CMS
3 48 (9.88%) Umbraco
4 35 (7.20%) SharePoint
5 32 (6.58%) Apache
6 24 (4.94%) WebLogic
7 23 (4.73%) Apache Solr
8 22 (4.53%) IIS
9 19 (3.91%) SharePoint 2010
10 17 (3.50%) Oracle Workflow
11 16 (3.29%) WebSphere
12 12 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 12 (2.47%) Oracle Service Bus
13 10 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (1.44%) Jetty
16 6 (1.23%) Mule
16 6 (1.23%) Alfresco
17 3 (0.62%) Node.js
18 2 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.70%) Photoshop
3 13 (2.67%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.41%) MS Office
6 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (3.50%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.62%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.21%) Autonomy Scrittura
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.09%) GitHub
2 9 (1.85%) SaaS
2 9 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.21%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.58%) HTTP
2 26 (5.35%) Internet
3 17 (3.50%) FTP
4 14 (2.88%) Broadband
5 13 (2.67%) SMTP
6 7 (1.44%) SSL
7 5 (1.03%) Intranet
8 3 (0.62%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.62%) DMZ
9 2 (0.41%) SMPP
9 2 (0.41%) Firewall
9 2 (0.41%) VoIP
9 2 (0.41%) SAN
9 2 (0.41%) DNS
10 1 (0.21%) LDAP
10 1 (0.21%) IPv4
10 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.21%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (46.71%) SQL Server
2 118 (24.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 108 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 74 (15.23%) MySQL
5 67 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 52 (10.70%) Oracle Database
7 36 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 35 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 30 (6.17%) RDBMS
10 29 (5.97%) MongoDB
11 24 (4.94%) NoSQL
12 22 (4.53%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (4.12%) Hadoop
13 20 (4.12%) MarkLogic
14 19 (3.91%) Big Data
15 12 (2.47%) Oracle ODI
15 12 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
16 11 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 9 (1.85%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 106 (21.81%) Visual Studio
2 82 (16.87%) Subversion
3 79 (16.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 64 (13.17%) Git (software)
5 52 (10.70%) Maven
6 46 (9.47%) NUnit
7 44 (9.05%) Ant
8 43 (8.85%) Jenkins
9 37 (7.61%) Eclipse
10 35 (7.20%) JUnit
11 30 (6.17%) Selenium
12 21 (4.32%) WebDriver
13 19 (3.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 17 (3.50%) Mockito
15 15 (3.09%) Gerrit
16 13 (2.67%) Xcode
17 12 (2.47%) JDeveloper
18 11 (2.26%) Cucumber
19 10 (2.06%) Firebug
20 9 (1.85%) TestNG
General
1 73 (15.02%) Finance
2 27 (5.56%) Retail
3 22 (4.53%) Games
4 16 (3.29%) Banking
4 16 (3.29%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.47%) Electronics
6 10 (2.06%) Publishing
7 9 (1.85%) Advertising
7 9 (1.85%) Law
8 8 (1.65%) Legal
9 7 (1.44%) Marketing
10 5 (1.03%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.82%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.62%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.62%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.41%) Automotive
14 1 (0.21%) Front Office
14 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 348 (71.60%) Developer
2 84 (17.28%) Java Developer
3 80 (16.46%) C# Developer
4 74 (15.23%) Web Developer
5 72 (14.81%) Senior Developer
6 64 (13.17%) .NET Developer
7 58 (11.93%) Software Developer
8 48 (9.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 40 (8.23%) Umbraco Developer
10 39 (8.02%) Architect
11 29 (5.97%) Senior C# Developer
12 28 (5.76%) Senior .NET Developer
13 27 (5.56%) Software Engineer
14 26 (5.35%) C# Web Developer
15 25 (5.14%) ASP Developer
16 24 (4.94%) Consultant
17 19 (3.91%) Mobile Developer
18 18 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
19 17 (3.50%) Mobile Web Developer
19 17 (3.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 431 (88.68%) XML
2 343 (70.58%) XSLT
3 268 (55.14%) HTML
4 247 (50.82%) .NET
5 217 (44.65%) CSS
6 201 (41.36%) Web Services
7 138 (28.40%) Ajax
8 125 (25.72%) ASP.NET
9 112 (23.05%) .NET Framework
10 106 (21.81%) Spring
11 96 (19.75%) jQuery
12 82 (16.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 73 (15.02%) HTML5
13 73 (15.02%) WCF
14 68 (13.99%) Hibernate
15 65 (13.37%) SOAP
15 65 (13.37%) XSD
16 64 (13.17%) REST
17 60 (12.35%) J2EE
18 46 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 56 (11.52%) Mobile App
2 48 (9.88%) Computer Science
3 27 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 25 (5.14%) Web 2.0
5 22 (4.53%) iPhone
6 20 (4.12%) PDA
7 19 (3.91%) iPad
7 19 (3.91%) Online Games
8 18 (3.70%) Open Source
9 16 (3.29%) Mathematics
10 13 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (2.06%) N-Tier
11 10 (2.06%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (1.65%) Artificial Intelligence
14 5 (1.03%) BBC
14 5 (1.03%) NHS
14 5 (1.03%) W3C
14 5 (1.03%) RIA
14 5 (1.03%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 127 (26.13%) Windows
2 75 (15.43%) Android
3 65 (13.37%) Linux
4 52 (10.70%) UNIX
5 32 (6.58%) Apple iOS
6 19 (3.91%) Windows Mobile
7 17 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (2.67%) Windows Phone
10 12 (2.47%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.03%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.03%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.62%) OS/2
12 3 (0.62%) Fedora
13 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.41%) VMS
14 1 (0.21%) AIX
14 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (40.12%) OO
2 169 (34.77%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (34.57%) MVC
4 133 (27.37%) SOA
5 84 (17.28%) TDD
5 84 (17.28%) Workflow
6 76 (15.64%) Software Engineering
7 72 (14.81%) Web Development
8 45 (9.26%) Scrum
9 44 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (8.02%) Project Management
11 37 (7.61%) BPMN
11 37 (7.61%) E-Commerce
12 35 (7.20%) Web Application Development
13 32 (6.58%) SEO
14 31 (6.38%) Content Management
15 30 (6.17%) Automated Testing
15 30 (6.17%) System Testing
15 30 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
16 28 (5.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 251 (51.65%) JavaScript
2 221 (45.47%) Java
3 214 (44.03%) C#
4 204 (41.98%) SQL
5 99 (20.37%) XQuery
6 50 (10.29%) T-SQL
7 27 (5.56%) PHP
8 19 (3.91%) VB.NET
8 19 (3.91%) Groovy
9 18 (3.70%) PL/SQL
9 18 (3.70%) C++
9 18 (3.70%) Python
10 16 (3.29%) VB
11 12 (2.47%) PowerHouse
12 10 (2.06%) VBA
12 10 (2.06%) Delphi
13 9 (1.85%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.23%) VB6
14 6 (1.23%) Ruby
14 6 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 87 (17.90%) Degree
2 14 (2.88%) HND
2 14 (2.88%) PhD
3 8 (1.65%) MCTS
3 8 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.65%) Sun Certification
4 7 (1.44%) ISEB
4 7 (1.44%) MCPD
4 7 (1.44%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.23%) OCPJP
5 6 (1.23%) OCMJD
5 6 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.53%) QA
2 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (2.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 12 (2.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.62%) Puppet
2 3 (0.62%) TIBCO Hawk
3 2 (0.41%) CA LISA
3 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.21%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 107 (22.02%) Oracle
2 95 (19.55%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.94%) JBoss
4 19 (3.91%) Symbian
5 18 (3.70%) Zend
6 13 (2.67%) IBM
7 12 (2.47%) AccuRev
8 9 (1.85%) Informatica
9 7 (1.44%) Sun
10 6 (1.23%) EPiServer
10 6 (1.23%) Lombardi
10 6 (1.23%) HP
10 6 (1.23%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.23%) SAP
10 6 (1.23%) Sybase
11 5 (1.03%) Sencha
11 5 (1.03%) Reuters
11 5 (1.03%) Google
11 5 (1.03%) Orchard
11 5 (1.03%) Ektron
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Basingstoke
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 7 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - bonus, benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 22,000 - 30,000
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Exceptional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Jagger Talent Commercial Recruiters
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Brickendon Consulting
Salary: £60k - £80k
Posted: 17 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago