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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 691 688 602
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -86
Permanent jobs citing XPath 176 214 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 0.38% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 133 189 243
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £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
52907 56759 53757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.70% 51.86% 52.79%
Number of salaries quoted 45515 48613 46508
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 £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +35 82 £57,500 +4.54% 6
South East -13 28 £50,000 - 4
South West -1 27 £40,000 - 1
East of England +15 15 £45,000 - 3
Yorkshire +6 15 £32,500 -13.33% 4
West Midlands -3 5 £47,500 +5.55% 1
North West -31 3 £45,000 +12.50%
East Midlands -13 1 £42,500 -15.00% 3
XPath
UK

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 332 (89.01%) XML
2 222 (59.52%) Java
3 203 (54.42%) SQL
4 195 (52.28%) XSLT
5 160 (42.90%) Web Services
5 160 (42.90%) Agile Software Development
6 154 (41.29%) JavaScript
6 154 (41.29%) .NET
7 148 (39.68%) C#
8 147 (39.41%) Oracle
9 144 (38.61%) HTML
10 139 (37.27%) SQL Server
11 135 (36.19%) Subversion
12 120 (32.17%) XQuery
13 103 (27.61%) Spring
13 103 (27.61%) Degree
14 97 (26.01%) CSS
15 94 (25.20%) Maven
16 91 (24.40%) Git (software)
17 89 (23.86%) SOAP
18 85 (22.79%) jQuery
18 85 (22.79%) SDLC
19 76 (20.38%) J2EE
20 72 (19.30%) Ajax
20 72 (19.30%) MVC
21 68 (18.23%) SOA
21 68 (18.23%) Relational Database
21 68 (18.23%) REST
22 66 (17.69%) ASP.NET
23 63 (16.89%) Linux

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 49 (13.14%) Tomcat
2 47 (12.60%) WebLogic
3 32 (8.58%) Apache
4 28 (7.51%) JBoss
5 26 (6.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 25 (6.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 25 (6.70%) CMS
7 23 (6.17%) WebSphere
8 18 (4.83%) Jetty
8 18 (4.83%) Apache Solr
9 14 (3.75%) Liferay
10 13 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (3.49%) Apache Spark
11 11 (2.95%) WebSphere Application Server
12 9 (2.41%) WebLogic Portal
12 9 (2.41%) Oracle Application Server
13 5 (1.34%) MQSeries
13 5 (1.34%) IIS
13 5 (1.34%) Magnolia
14 4 (1.07%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 31 (8.31%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.80%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.80%) MS Office
3 2 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (5.63%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (3.49%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (2.95%) Oracle 11i
4 8 (2.14%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (1.34%) SAP SRM
6 4 (1.07%) LatentZero
6 4 (1.07%) thinkFolio
7 3 (0.80%) Tridion
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.34%) SaaS
3 3 (0.80%) Sage Pay
4 2 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.54%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 56 (15.01%) HTTP
2 23 (6.17%) Internet
3 18 (4.83%) FTP
4 16 (4.29%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.41%) SSL
5 9 (2.41%) LDAP
6 8 (2.14%) Broadband
7 7 (1.88%) SMTP
7 7 (1.88%) SMPP
8 5 (1.34%) WebEx
9 2 (0.54%) AMQP
10 1 (0.27%) Cisco ICM
10 1 (0.27%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.27%) NFC
10 1 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (37.27%) SQL Server
2 68 (18.23%) Relational Database
3 62 (16.62%) Oracle Database
4 40 (10.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (8.85%) MySQL
6 32 (8.58%) MarkLogic
7 30 (8.04%) MongoDB
8 29 (7.77%) NoSQL
8 29 (7.77%) Oracle Database 11g
9 23 (6.17%) Hadoop
10 20 (5.36%) Oracle ODI
11 19 (5.09%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (4.83%) RDBMS
12 18 (4.83%) Oracle Database 10g
13 16 (4.29%) Oracle Database 12c
14 15 (4.02%) Big Data
15 13 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
16 12 (3.22%) DB2
16 12 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (2.95%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 135 (36.19%) Subversion
2 94 (25.20%) Maven
3 91 (24.40%) Git (software)
4 51 (13.67%) Jenkins
5 49 (13.14%) Ant
5 49 (13.14%) Visual Studio
6 39 (10.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 32 (8.58%) Eclipse
8 30 (8.04%) JUnit
9 29 (7.77%) Hudson
10 24 (6.43%) JIRA
11 19 (5.09%) Selenium
12 18 (4.83%) Mockito
13 14 (3.75%) Moq
13 14 (3.75%) Log4j
13 14 (3.75%) HP UFT
14 12 (3.22%) Mercurial
14 12 (3.22%) WebDriver
15 11 (2.95%) FitNesse
15 11 (2.95%) NUnit
General
1 61 (16.35%) Finance
2 16 (4.29%) Retail
3 14 (3.75%) Banking
4 12 (3.22%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.41%) Publishing
6 6 (1.61%) Front Office
7 5 (1.34%) Back Office
7 5 (1.34%) Electronics
8 4 (1.07%) Law
8 4 (1.07%) Legal
9 3 (0.80%) Advertising
9 3 (0.80%) Marketing
10 2 (0.54%) Military
10 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 238 (63.81%) Developer
2 104 (27.88%) Java Developer
3 85 (22.79%) Senior Developer
4 50 (13.40%) Senior Java Developer
5 49 (13.14%) .NET Developer
6 46 (12.33%) Analyst
7 36 (9.65%) C# Developer
8 29 (7.77%) Consultant
9 28 (7.51%) C# .NET Developer
10 24 (6.43%) Architect
11 22 (5.90%) Applications Support
12 20 (5.36%) Middleware Analyst
12 20 (5.36%) Oracle Analyst
12 20 (5.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 19 (5.09%) Technology Consultant
13 19 (5.09%) Senior Analyst
14 17 (4.56%) Oracle Developer
15 16 (4.29%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
16 15 (4.02%) Support Analyst
17 14 (3.75%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 332 (89.01%) XML
2 195 (52.28%) XSLT
3 160 (42.90%) Web Services
4 154 (41.29%) .NET
5 144 (38.61%) HTML
6 103 (27.61%) Spring
7 97 (26.01%) CSS
8 89 (23.86%) SOAP
9 85 (22.79%) jQuery
10 76 (20.38%) J2EE
11 72 (19.30%) Ajax
12 68 (18.23%) REST
13 66 (17.69%) ASP.NET
14 52 (13.94%) Middleware
15 50 (13.40%) XSD
15 50 (13.40%) XML Schema
16 46 (12.33%) Struts
16 46 (12.33%) JSP
17 44 (11.80%) Servlets
18 42 (11.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 63 (16.89%) Computer Science
2 60 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (8.85%) Mobile App
4 23 (6.17%) Hedge funds
5 20 (5.36%) Digital Media
5 20 (5.36%) Client/Server
6 19 (5.09%) Algorithms
7 18 (4.83%) Data Structures
8 16 (4.29%) N-Tier
9 15 (4.02%) Inversion of Control
10 14 (3.75%) Visualisation
11 13 (3.49%) Social Media
12 12 (3.22%) W3C
13 10 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (2.41%) Replication
14 9 (2.41%) Derivative
14 9 (2.41%) Mathematics
15 6 (1.61%) Web 2.0
15 6 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 63 (16.89%) Linux
2 59 (15.82%) UNIX
3 47 (12.60%) Windows
4 24 (6.43%) Android
5 17 (4.56%) Solaris
6 16 (4.29%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.14%) Windows Phone
8 5 (1.34%) HPUX
9 1 (0.27%) VMS
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (42.90%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (22.79%) SDLC
3 72 (19.30%) MVC
4 68 (18.23%) SOA
5 55 (14.75%) OO
6 49 (13.14%) Asset Management
7 48 (12.87%) TDD
8 47 (12.60%) Software Engineering
8 47 (12.60%) UML
9 45 (12.06%) Automated Testing
10 43 (11.53%) Scrum
11 37 (9.92%) Unit Testing
12 34 (9.12%) Content Management
12 34 (9.12%) Mentoring
13 32 (8.58%) BPEL
14 31 (8.31%) Build Automation
15 30 (8.04%) BDD
15 30 (8.04%) Performance Tuning
16 28 (7.51%) Multithreading
17 27 (7.24%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 222 (59.52%) Java
2 203 (54.42%) SQL
3 154 (41.29%) JavaScript
4 148 (39.68%) C#
5 120 (32.17%) XQuery
6 56 (15.01%) T-SQL
7 47 (12.60%) PL/SQL
8 31 (8.31%) VB.NET
9 23 (6.17%) C++
10 22 (5.90%) PHP
11 21 (5.63%) Shell Script
12 18 (4.83%) Perl
13 13 (3.49%) Objective-C
13 13 (3.49%) Groovy
14 12 (3.22%) Ruby
14 12 (3.22%) ActionScript
15 9 (2.41%) Python
15 9 (2.41%) Scala
16 8 (2.14%) VB6
16 8 (2.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 103 (27.61%) Degree
2 19 (5.09%) Brainbench
3 12 (3.22%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.68%) Sun Certification
5 7 (1.88%) MCSD
5 7 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.61%) ISEB
6 6 (1.61%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.61%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.07%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.80%) OCA
8 3 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.77%) QA
2 15 (4.02%) SLA
3 9 (2.41%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.34%) RosettaNet
5 3 (0.80%) HL7
6 1 (0.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.61%) Oracle Clusterware
2 6 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (2.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.61%) Oracle Flashback
3 6 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (1.61%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.27%) Puppet
5 1 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 147 (39.41%) Oracle
2 53 (14.21%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.83%) Siebel
4 14 (3.75%) iRise
5 13 (3.49%) Sybase
6 12 (3.22%) SAP
7 11 (2.95%) Remedy
8 10 (2.68%) Sun
8 10 (2.68%) IBM
9 8 (2.14%) VMware
10 5 (1.34%) Interwoven
11 4 (1.07%) BMC
11 4 (1.07%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (1.07%) Computacenter
11 4 (1.07%) Blue Martini
11 4 (1.07%) Wall Street Systems
11 4 (1.07%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.80%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.80%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.80%) Adobe
Yorkshire
Larson Group
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier Ltd
Salary: Attractive + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Extensive Blue-Chip Support
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000+Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
PCR
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum £60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
PCR
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
PCR
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Kainos
Salary: £38,000 - £52,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Kainos Software
Salary: From £38,000 to £52,000 per annum Pension & Superb Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago