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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 659 547 433
Rank change year-on-year
-112 -114
Permanent jobs citing XPath 246 324 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.31% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 0.58% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 202 277 500
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59968 55872 64189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.06% 53.69% 54.23%
Number of salaries quoted 50931 48463 56969
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 £29,000 £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 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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 18 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 18 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 -84 124 £47,500 -5.00% 14
South East -58 40 £35,000 -16.66% 5
North West -5 26 £35,000 +2.94% 2
East Midlands -19 17 £50,000 +33.33%
South West -3 12 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire -29 10 £32,500 -
East of England -11 7 £45,000 - 1
Midlands - 6 £50,000 -
West Midlands -10 4 £42,500 - 2
XPath
UK

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 436 (89.16%) XML
2 341 (69.73%) XSLT
3 271 (55.42%) HTML
4 250 (51.12%) JavaScript
5 248 (50.72%) .NET
6 230 (47.03%) SQL Server
7 221 (45.19%) CSS
8 220 (44.99%) Java
9 217 (44.38%) C#
10 204 (41.72%) SQL
11 203 (41.51%) OO
12 197 (40.29%) Web Services
13 175 (35.79%) MVC
13 175 (35.79%) Agile Software Development
14 140 (28.63%) Ajax
15 136 (27.81%) SOA
16 130 (26.58%) ASP.NET
17 123 (25.15%) Windows
18 121 (24.74%) SQL Server 2008
19 116 (23.72%) .NET Framework
20 112 (22.90%) Oracle
21 111 (22.70%) Relational Database
22 110 (22.49%) Visual Studio
23 106 (21.68%) Spring
24 100 (20.45%) XQuery
25 98 (20.04%) Microsoft
26 95 (19.43%) jQuery
27 87 (17.79%) Degree
28 86 (17.59%) TDD
29 85 (17.38%) Workflow

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (15.13%) CMS
2 72 (14.72%) Tomcat
3 51 (10.43%) Umbraco
4 35 (7.16%) SharePoint
5 32 (6.54%) Apache
6 25 (5.11%) WebLogic
7 23 (4.70%) Apache Solr
7 23 (4.70%) IIS
8 19 (3.89%) SharePoint 2010
9 17 (3.48%) Oracle Workflow
10 16 (3.27%) WebSphere
11 12 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 12 (2.45%) Oracle Service Bus
12 10 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (1.23%) Mule
14 6 (1.23%) Alfresco
15 5 (1.02%) Jetty
16 2 (0.41%) Kentico
16 2 (0.41%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 25 (5.11%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.89%) Photoshop
3 13 (2.66%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.41%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.41%) MS Office
6 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (3.48%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (2.45%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.20%) Autonomy Scrittura
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.07%) GitHub
2 9 (1.84%) SaaS
2 9 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.20%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.36%) HTTP
2 25 (5.11%) Internet
3 17 (3.48%) Broadband
3 17 (3.48%) FTP
4 13 (2.66%) SMTP
5 7 (1.43%) SSL
6 5 (1.02%) Intranet
7 3 (0.61%) VoIP
7 3 (0.61%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.61%) DMZ
8 2 (0.41%) Firewall
8 2 (0.41%) SMPP
8 2 (0.41%) DNS
8 2 (0.41%) SAN
9 1 (0.20%) AMQP
9 1 (0.20%) IPv4
9 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.20%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (47.03%) SQL Server
2 121 (24.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 111 (22.70%) Relational Database
4 78 (15.95%) MySQL
5 70 (14.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 54 (11.04%) Oracle Database
7 36 (7.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 35 (7.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 30 (6.13%) RDBMS
10 29 (5.93%) MongoDB
11 23 (4.70%) NoSQL
11 23 (4.70%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (4.29%) MarkLogic
13 20 (4.09%) Hadoop
14 19 (3.89%) Big Data
15 12 (2.45%) Oracle ODI
15 12 (2.45%) Oracle Database 10g
15 12 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 9 (1.84%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 110 (22.49%) Visual Studio
2 82 (16.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 79 (16.16%) Subversion
4 61 (12.47%) Git (software)
5 53 (10.84%) Maven
6 49 (10.02%) NUnit
7 45 (9.20%) Ant
8 44 (9.00%) Jenkins
9 37 (7.57%) Eclipse
10 35 (7.16%) JUnit
11 30 (6.13%) Selenium
12 21 (4.29%) WebDriver
13 19 (3.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 17 (3.48%) Mockito
15 15 (3.07%) Gerrit
16 13 (2.66%) Xcode
17 12 (2.45%) JDeveloper
18 11 (2.25%) Cucumber
19 10 (2.04%) Firebug
20 9 (1.84%) TestNG
General
1 72 (14.72%) Finance
2 30 (6.13%) Retail
3 22 (4.50%) Games
4 17 (3.48%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.27%) Banking
6 11 (2.25%) Electronics
7 10 (2.04%) Publishing
8 9 (1.84%) Advertising
8 9 (1.84%) Law
9 8 (1.64%) Legal
10 7 (1.43%) Marketing
11 5 (1.02%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.82%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.61%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.61%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.41%) Automotive
14 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 352 (71.98%) Developer
2 83 (16.97%) Java Developer
3 82 (16.77%) C# Developer
4 75 (15.34%) Web Developer
5 70 (14.31%) Senior Developer
6 66 (13.50%) .NET Developer
7 59 (12.07%) Software Developer
8 50 (10.22%) C# .NET Developer
9 41 (8.38%) Umbraco Developer
10 40 (8.18%) Architect
11 29 (5.93%) Senior C# Developer
12 28 (5.73%) Senior .NET Developer
12 28 (5.73%) Software Engineer
13 27 (5.52%) C# Web Developer
14 25 (5.11%) ASP Developer
15 24 (4.91%) Consultant
16 19 (3.89%) Mobile Developer
17 17 (3.48%) Solutions Architect
17 17 (3.48%) Analyst
17 17 (3.48%) Mobile Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 436 (89.16%) XML
2 341 (69.73%) XSLT
3 271 (55.42%) HTML
4 248 (50.72%) .NET
5 221 (45.19%) CSS
6 197 (40.29%) Web Services
7 140 (28.63%) Ajax
8 130 (26.58%) ASP.NET
9 116 (23.72%) .NET Framework
10 106 (21.68%) Spring
11 95 (19.43%) jQuery
12 83 (16.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 74 (15.13%) HTML5
14 72 (14.72%) WCF
15 68 (13.91%) Hibernate
15 68 (13.91%) XSD
16 66 (13.50%) REST
17 64 (13.09%) SOAP
18 58 (11.86%) J2EE
19 49 (10.02%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.25%) Mobile App
2 47 (9.61%) Computer Science
3 25 (5.11%) Blackberry
4 24 (4.91%) Web 2.0
5 20 (4.09%) iPhone
6 19 (3.89%) Online Games
6 19 (3.89%) iPad
7 18 (3.68%) PDA
7 18 (3.68%) Open Source
8 16 (3.27%) Mathematics
9 13 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (2.04%) N-Tier
11 9 (1.84%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
12 8 (1.64%) Artificial Intelligence
13 5 (1.02%) IPTV
13 5 (1.02%) RIA
13 5 (1.02%) DataPower
13 5 (1.02%) W3C
13 5 (1.02%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 123 (25.15%) Windows
2 72 (14.72%) Android
3 64 (13.09%) Linux
4 52 (10.63%) UNIX
5 30 (6.13%) Apple iOS
6 19 (3.89%) Windows Mobile
7 17 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (2.45%) Windows Phone
9 12 (2.45%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.02%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.02%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.61%) OS/2
11 3 (0.61%) Fedora
12 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.41%) VMS
13 1 (0.20%) AIX
13 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (41.51%) OO
2 175 (35.79%) MVC
2 175 (35.79%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (27.81%) SOA
4 86 (17.59%) TDD
5 85 (17.38%) Workflow
6 80 (16.36%) Software Engineering
7 70 (14.31%) Web Development
8 48 (9.82%) Scrum
9 44 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (7.77%) Project Management
10 38 (7.77%) E-Commerce
11 37 (7.57%) BPMN
12 35 (7.16%) Web Application Development
13 34 (6.95%) SEO
14 32 (6.54%) Content Management
15 31 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
16 30 (6.13%) Automated Testing
16 30 (6.13%) System Testing
17 29 (5.93%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 250 (51.12%) JavaScript
2 220 (44.99%) Java
3 217 (44.38%) C#
4 204 (41.72%) SQL
5 100 (20.45%) XQuery
6 50 (10.22%) T-SQL
7 27 (5.52%) PHP
8 20 (4.09%) VB.NET
9 19 (3.89%) Groovy
9 19 (3.89%) PL/SQL
10 18 (3.68%) Python
10 18 (3.68%) C++
11 15 (3.07%) VB
12 11 (2.25%) PowerHouse
13 10 (2.04%) VBA
13 10 (2.04%) Delphi
14 9 (1.84%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.64%) C
16 6 (1.23%) VB6
17 5 (1.02%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 87 (17.79%) Degree
2 14 (2.86%) HND
2 14 (2.86%) PhD
3 9 (1.84%) Sun Certification
4 8 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.64%) MCTS
5 7 (1.43%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.43%) MCPD
5 7 (1.43%) OCPJP
5 7 (1.43%) OCMJD
5 7 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (1.43%) ISEB
6 2 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.50%) QA
2 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (2.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 12 (2.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.61%) TIBCO Hawk
2 3 (0.61%) Puppet
3 2 (0.41%) CA LISA
3 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.20%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 112 (22.90%) Oracle
2 98 (20.04%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.91%) JBoss
4 19 (3.89%) Symbian
5 18 (3.68%) Zend
6 13 (2.66%) IBM
7 12 (2.45%) AccuRev
8 9 (1.84%) Informatica
9 8 (1.64%) Sun
10 6 (1.23%) HP
10 6 (1.23%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.23%) SAP
10 6 (1.23%) Sybase
10 6 (1.23%) EPiServer
10 6 (1.23%) Lombardi
11 5 (1.02%) Google
11 5 (1.02%) Orchard
11 5 (1.02%) Ektron
11 5 (1.02%) Reuters
11 5 (1.02%) Sencha
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Exceptional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 to £75000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 22,000 - 30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Appointments Personnel
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago