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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 621 622 518
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -104
Permanent jobs citing XPath 256 235 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.24% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 0.44% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 209 212 316
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+9.45% -2.63%
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
54387 53071 59277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.85% 53.18% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46010 46173 52391
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -59 113 £57,000 +15.73% 14
South East -1 56 £50,000 +42.85% 7
North West +14 43 £40,000 +14.28% 2
East Midlands +8 14 £50,000 +25.00%
South West -28 13 £35,000 -6.66%
Yorkshire -28 8 £37,500 -6.25%
West Midlands -7 7 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East of England -30 4 £48,750 +21.87% 2
North East - 3 £40,500 - 1
XPath
UK

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 453 (93.60%) XML
2 301 (62.19%) XSLT
3 277 (57.23%) Java
4 262 (54.13%) SQL
5 201 (41.53%) JavaScript
6 189 (39.05%) Web Services
7 188 (38.84%) C#
7 188 (38.84%) HTML
7 188 (38.84%) .NET
7 188 (38.84%) SQL Server
8 163 (33.68%) CSS
9 161 (33.26%) Agile Software Development
10 158 (32.64%) Windows
11 142 (29.34%) Spring
12 118 (24.38%) OO
13 113 (23.35%) Tomcat
14 109 (22.52%) MVC
15 102 (21.07%) XQuery
16 101 (20.87%) Linux
17 98 (20.25%) Ajax
18 97 (20.04%) jQuery
19 96 (19.83%) SQL Server 2008
20 95 (19.63%) Microsoft
21 93 (19.21%) Maven
22 92 (19.01%) ASP.NET
23 89 (18.39%) SOAP
24 87 (17.98%) Subversion
25 83 (17.15%) Android
26 79 (16.32%) Git (software)
26 79 (16.32%) XSD

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 113 (23.35%) Tomcat
2 50 (10.33%) WebSphere
3 36 (7.44%) Jetty
4 32 (6.61%) BizTalk Server
5 27 (5.58%) SharePoint
6 23 (4.75%) CMS
7 21 (4.34%) Apache
8 14 (2.89%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (2.48%) Apache Solr
9 12 (2.48%) WebLogic
10 11 (2.27%) IIS
11 10 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (2.07%) Umbraco
12 8 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (1.65%) MQSeries
13 7 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (1.03%) Oracle Service Bus
14 5 (1.03%) Node.js
14 5 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (1.03%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 27 (5.58%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.07%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.03%) MS Office
4 2 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.24%) Tridion
2 5 (1.03%) LatentZero
3 4 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.21%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.13%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.83%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.21%) GitHub
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 60 (12.40%) HTTP
2 37 (7.64%) Internet
3 29 (5.99%) FTP
4 22 (4.55%) SMTP
5 12 (2.48%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.65%) Wireless
7 7 (1.45%) Intranet
7 7 (1.45%) Firewall
8 5 (1.03%) Network Security
8 5 (1.03%) DNS
8 5 (1.03%) Kerberos
9 4 (0.83%) SAN
10 3 (0.62%) Broadband
11 2 (0.41%) SSL
12 1 (0.21%) DMZ
12 1 (0.21%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (38.84%) SQL Server
2 96 (19.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 75 (15.50%) Relational Database
4 43 (8.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 39 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (7.02%) NoSQL
7 31 (6.40%) MySQL
8 30 (6.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (5.99%) Hazelcast
10 25 (5.17%) RDBMS
11 24 (4.96%) MarkLogic
11 24 (4.96%) Oracle Database
12 21 (4.34%) Big Data
13 17 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 15 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
14 15 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (2.69%) MongoDB
16 8 (1.65%) Data Mining
16 8 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 93 (19.21%) Maven
2 87 (17.98%) Subversion
3 79 (16.32%) Git (software)
4 54 (11.16%) Visual Studio
5 39 (8.06%) JUnit
6 30 (6.20%) Ant
7 28 (5.79%) Eclipse
8 23 (4.75%) Jenkins
9 21 (4.34%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (4.34%) Selenium
10 20 (4.13%) Hudson
11 19 (3.93%) NUnit
12 18 (3.72%) Mockito
12 18 (3.72%) Cucumber
13 11 (2.27%) WebDriver
14 9 (1.86%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 8 (1.65%) Log4j
15 8 (1.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 7 (1.45%) CruiseControl
16 7 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 73 (15.08%) Finance
2 39 (8.06%) Retail
3 30 (6.20%) Telecoms
4 28 (5.79%) Publishing
5 24 (4.96%) Games
6 20 (4.13%) Banking
7 9 (1.86%) Electronics
7 9 (1.86%) Legal
8 8 (1.65%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.65%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.65%) Front Office
8 8 (1.65%) Law
9 5 (1.03%) Online Betting
9 5 (1.03%) Marketing
9 5 (1.03%) Back Office
10 4 (0.83%) Automotive
11 3 (0.62%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.41%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 343 (70.87%) Developer
2 138 (28.51%) Java Developer
3 91 (18.80%) Senior Developer
4 68 (14.05%) Web Developer
5 65 (13.43%) .NET Developer
6 56 (11.57%) C# Developer
7 53 (10.95%) Software Developer
8 44 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
9 41 (8.47%) Analyst
10 33 (6.82%) Architect
11 29 (5.99%) Software Engineer
11 29 (5.99%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 28 (5.79%) Senior Java Developer
13 27 (5.58%) Senior C# Developer
14 25 (5.17%) Senior .NET Developer
14 25 (5.17%) Java Web Developer
14 25 (5.17%) .NET Software Developer
15 22 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
16 21 (4.34%) Technical Architect
17 16 (3.31%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 453 (93.60%) XML
2 301 (62.19%) XSLT
3 189 (39.05%) Web Services
4 188 (38.84%) HTML
4 188 (38.84%) .NET
5 163 (33.68%) CSS
6 142 (29.34%) Spring
7 98 (20.25%) Ajax
8 97 (20.04%) jQuery
9 92 (19.01%) ASP.NET
10 89 (18.39%) SOAP
11 79 (16.32%) XSD
12 78 (16.12%) JMS
13 74 (15.29%) WCF
14 73 (15.08%) Servlets
15 71 (14.67%) J2EE
16 70 (14.46%) .NET Framework
17 65 (13.43%) REST
18 62 (12.81%) DOM
19 58 (11.98%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 62 (12.81%) Computer Science
2 55 (11.36%) Mobile App
3 28 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.79%) Web 2.0
4 22 (4.55%) Blackberry
5 17 (3.51%) Client/Server
5 17 (3.51%) PDA
5 17 (3.51%) Inversion of Control
6 16 (3.31%) iPhone
7 15 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (2.89%) User Experience
8 14 (2.89%) NHS
9 12 (2.48%) N-Tier
9 12 (2.48%) iPad
10 10 (2.07%) Online Games
11 7 (1.45%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.45%) Mainframe
12 6 (1.24%) Taxonomies
12 6 (1.24%) Ontologies
12 6 (1.24%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 158 (32.64%) Windows
2 101 (20.87%) Linux
3 83 (17.15%) Android
4 53 (10.95%) UNIX
5 29 (5.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (4.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (2.48%) Windows Mobile
8 12 (2.48%) Apple iOS
9 10 (2.07%) Windows 7
9 10 (2.07%) Windows Phone
10 9 (1.86%) Solaris
11 8 (1.65%) HPUX
12 7 (1.45%) AIX
12 7 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.62%) Fedora
13 3 (0.62%) OS/2
14 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (33.26%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (24.38%) OO
3 109 (22.52%) MVC
4 65 (13.43%) Web Development
5 63 (13.02%) SOA
6 59 (12.19%) Workflow
7 58 (11.98%) Continuous Integration
8 55 (11.36%) TDD
9 51 (10.54%) Software Engineering
10 48 (9.92%) E-Commerce
11 45 (9.30%) Scrum
12 29 (5.99%) Mentoring
13 27 (5.58%) Content Management
14 26 (5.37%) Automated Testing
14 26 (5.37%) Mobile Application Development
14 26 (5.37%) Performance Analysis
14 26 (5.37%) Web Application Development
15 25 (5.17%) Automation Testing
16 24 (4.96%) System Testing
16 24 (4.96%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 277 (57.23%) Java
2 262 (54.13%) SQL
3 201 (41.53%) JavaScript
4 188 (38.84%) C#
5 102 (21.07%) XQuery
6 72 (14.88%) T-SQL
7 37 (7.64%) VB
8 36 (7.44%) VB.NET
9 24 (4.96%) Perl
10 21 (4.34%) VBA
11 20 (4.13%) Groovy
12 19 (3.93%) C++
13 17 (3.51%) PHP
14 16 (3.31%) Ruby
15 11 (2.27%) Scala
16 9 (1.86%) Shell Script
16 9 (1.86%) PowerHouse
17 8 (1.65%) Python
18 7 (1.45%) C
18 7 (1.45%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 76 (15.70%) Degree
2 24 (4.96%) SC Cleared
2 24 (4.96%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.27%) Sun Certification
4 8 (1.65%) OCPJP
4 8 (1.65%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.83%) HND
7 3 (0.62%) MCSD
7 3 (0.62%) MCTS
8 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.21%) OCMJD
8 1 (0.21%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.34%) QA
2 8 (1.65%) SLA
3 3 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (2.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 21 (4.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
3 1 (0.21%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.21%) MOM
Vendors
1 95 (19.63%) Microsoft
2 54 (11.16%) Oracle
3 30 (6.20%) Red Hat
4 22 (4.55%) JBoss
5 17 (3.51%) HP
6 13 (2.69%) IBM
6 13 (2.69%) Google
7 12 (2.48%) Symbian
8 11 (2.27%) Sun
9 9 (1.86%) webMethods
10 8 (1.65%) Interwoven
11 7 (1.45%) Software AG
11 7 (1.45%) Cognizant
11 7 (1.45%) TIBCO
11 7 (1.45%) EPiServer
12 6 (1.24%) Elastic Path
12 6 (1.24%) ATG
12 6 (1.24%) Blue Martini
13 5 (1.03%) Charles River
13 5 (1.03%) Fidessa
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Ace European Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Deltatre Media
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Deltatre Media
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum Up to 37k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £37,000 to £42,000 per annum Up to 42k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 to £75000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £52000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £58000 - £63000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands
Birmingham City University
Salary: £29,559 - £32,101 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago