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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 703 642 548
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -94
Permanent jobs citing XPath 156 224 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.42% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 139 177 275
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
50219 52942 54466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.64% 53.32% 54.10%
Number of salaries quoted 43160 44747 47659
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -21 68 £55,000 +15.78% 9
South East +3 38 £41,000 +17.14% 11
East of England +5 17 £43,750 +9.37% 4
West Midlands -35 12 £46,250 +8.82%
North West -19 6 £43,000 +32.30% 3
Yorkshire -21 6 £32,500 - 1
South West -24 5 £36,000 -15.29% 1
East Midlands +11 2 £34,250 -31.50%
XPath
UK

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 405 (94.63%) XML
2 256 (59.81%) SQL
3 233 (54.44%) XSLT
4 215 (50.23%) Java
5 201 (46.96%) Web Services
6 171 (39.95%) JavaScript
7 162 (37.85%) .NET
7 162 (37.85%) SQL Server
8 159 (37.15%) C#
9 146 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
10 142 (33.18%) HTML
11 132 (30.84%) Spring
12 127 (29.67%) SOAP
13 126 (29.44%) Linux
14 118 (27.57%) OO
15 115 (26.87%) CSS
15 115 (26.87%) Subversion
16 108 (25.23%) XQuery
17 107 (25.00%) REST
18 106 (24.77%) Maven
19 105 (24.53%) XSD
20 102 (23.83%) MVC
21 94 (21.96%) Oracle
22 92 (21.50%) Degree
22 92 (21.50%) jQuery
23 89 (20.79%) Windows
24 88 (20.56%) UNIX
25 82 (19.16%) J2EE
25 82 (19.16%) Git (software)
26 78 (18.22%) T-SQL

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 77 (17.99%) Tomcat
2 43 (10.05%) Apache
3 40 (9.35%) JBoss
4 36 (8.41%) Jetty
5 30 (7.01%) WebSphere
6 25 (5.84%) Adobe CQ
7 21 (4.91%) BizTalk Server
8 18 (4.21%) CMS
8 18 (4.21%) WebSphere Application Server
8 18 (4.21%) WebLogic
9 16 (3.74%) SharePoint
10 13 (3.04%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (2.80%) IIS
12 11 (2.57%) MQSeries
13 10 (2.34%) Liferay
14 9 (2.10%) Magnolia
14 9 (2.10%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (1.87%) Apache Solr
16 7 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 6 (1.40%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 32 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.40%) MS Office
3 5 (1.17%) SPSS
4 3 (0.70%) XMetaL
5 2 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.93%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.47%) SAP SRM
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.23%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (0.23%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.04%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.40%) SaaS
3 2 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 77 (17.99%) HTTP
2 26 (6.07%) Internet
3 18 (4.21%) LDAP
4 13 (3.04%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.34%) FTP
5 10 (2.34%) IPv4
6 7 (1.64%) SSL
7 5 (1.17%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.70%) DNS
8 3 (0.70%) WAN
8 3 (0.70%) LAN
8 3 (0.70%) Wireless
8 3 (0.70%) Firewall
9 2 (0.47%) AMQP
9 2 (0.47%) SAN
10 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (37.85%) SQL Server
2 51 (11.92%) Relational Database
3 49 (11.45%) MySQL
4 44 (10.28%) MarkLogic
5 43 (10.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (8.88%) PostgreSQL
7 32 (7.48%) Oracle Database
8 30 (7.01%) RDBMS
8 30 (7.01%) NoSQL
9 24 (5.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 21 (4.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
12 15 (3.50%) Big Data
12 15 (3.50%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (2.34%) SQLite
16 9 (2.10%) MongoDB
17 8 (1.87%) BaseX
18 7 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 115 (26.87%) Subversion
2 106 (24.77%) Maven
3 82 (19.16%) Git (software)
4 47 (10.98%) Eclipse
5 45 (10.51%) JUnit
6 42 (9.81%) Ant
6 42 (9.81%) Jenkins
7 35 (8.18%) Visual Studio
8 31 (7.24%) SoapUI
9 24 (5.61%) Hudson
10 23 (5.37%) JIRA
10 23 (5.37%) Mockito
11 21 (4.91%) Team Foundation Server
12 19 (4.44%) Selenium
13 15 (3.50%) NUnit
14 13 (3.04%) Cucumber
14 13 (3.04%) TeamCity
15 11 (2.57%) Log4j
16 9 (2.10%) Mercurial
16 9 (2.10%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 58 (13.55%) Finance
2 33 (7.71%) Publishing
3 29 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 27 (6.31%) Retail
5 24 (5.61%) Banking
6 17 (3.97%) Legal
7 16 (3.74%) Law
8 13 (3.04%) Financial Institution
9 12 (2.80%) Manufacturing
10 10 (2.34%) Multimedia
10 10 (2.34%) Games
11 5 (1.17%) Advertising
12 4 (0.93%) Marketing
12 4 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.70%) Front Office
14 2 (0.47%) Electronics
15 1 (0.23%) Back Office
15 1 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 296 (69.16%) Developer
2 120 (28.04%) Java Developer
3 114 (26.64%) Senior Developer
4 55 (12.85%) Senior Java Developer
5 44 (10.28%) Architect
6 39 (9.11%) C# Developer
7 37 (8.64%) .NET Developer
8 35 (8.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 29 (6.78%) Technical Architect
10 28 (6.54%) Web Developer
10 28 (6.54%) C# .NET Developer
11 26 (6.07%) Software Engineer
12 25 (5.84%) Applications Developer
12 25 (5.84%) Software Developer
13 21 (4.91%) Senior C# Developer
13 21 (4.91%) Consultant
14 19 (4.44%) Analyst
15 17 (3.97%) Applications Support
16 16 (3.74%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
17 13 (3.04%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 405 (94.63%) XML
2 233 (54.44%) XSLT
3 201 (46.96%) Web Services
4 162 (37.85%) .NET
5 142 (33.18%) HTML
6 132 (30.84%) Spring
7 127 (29.67%) SOAP
8 115 (26.87%) CSS
9 107 (25.00%) REST
10 105 (24.53%) XSD
11 92 (21.50%) jQuery
12 82 (19.16%) J2EE
13 71 (16.59%) WCF
14 68 (15.89%) JMS
14 68 (15.89%) Hibernate
15 63 (14.72%) .NET Framework
16 60 (14.02%) Java EE
17 57 (13.32%) Ajax
18 55 (12.85%) Servlets
19 54 (12.62%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 69 (16.12%) Computer Science
2 47 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (7.01%) Client/Server
4 23 (5.37%) Inversion of Control
5 19 (4.44%) N-Tier
6 18 (4.21%) Digital Media
7 15 (3.50%) Web 2.0
8 12 (2.80%) Mobile App
9 11 (2.57%) Algorithms
10 10 (2.34%) Ontologies
10 10 (2.34%) Streaming Video
11 9 (2.10%) Hedge funds
11 9 (2.10%) Open Source
11 9 (2.10%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.87%) Semantic Web
12 8 (1.87%) W3C
13 7 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
13 7 (1.64%) MPEG
13 7 (1.64%) Replication
13 7 (1.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 126 (29.44%) Linux
2 89 (20.79%) Windows
3 88 (20.56%) UNIX
4 25 (5.84%) Solaris
5 20 (4.67%) HPUX
6 17 (3.97%) AIX
7 10 (2.34%) Android
8 7 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.17%) Windows Phone
10 5 (1.17%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.70%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.47%) VMS
13 1 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (27.57%) OO
3 102 (23.83%) MVC
4 78 (18.22%) Scrum
5 73 (17.06%) SOA
6 65 (15.19%) Software Engineering
7 60 (14.02%) Workflow
8 59 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
9 58 (13.55%) Multithreading
10 47 (10.98%) TDD
11 46 (10.75%) UML
12 36 (8.41%) Performance Tuning
13 35 (8.18%) Mentoring
13 35 (8.18%) E-Commerce
14 33 (7.71%) Web Development
15 31 (7.24%) Content Management
16 30 (7.01%) Automated Testing
16 30 (7.01%) Unit Testing
17 25 (5.84%) OOP
18 24 (5.61%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 256 (59.81%) SQL
2 215 (50.23%) Java
3 171 (39.95%) JavaScript
4 159 (37.15%) C#
5 108 (25.23%) XQuery
6 78 (18.22%) T-SQL
7 53 (12.38%) Perl
8 40 (9.35%) C++
9 38 (8.88%) PHP
10 29 (6.78%) VB.NET
11 28 (6.54%) C
12 23 (5.37%) Shell Script
12 23 (5.37%) Scala
13 22 (5.14%) PL/SQL
14 21 (4.91%) Ruby
15 19 (4.44%) VBA
15 19 (4.44%) Groovy
16 18 (4.21%) VB
17 12 (2.80%) PHP5
18 10 (2.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 92 (21.50%) Degree
2 27 (6.31%) Sun Certification
3 11 (2.57%) VCP4
3 11 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.34%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.10%) Brainbench
6 7 (1.64%) MCSD
7 6 (1.40%) ISEB
8 4 (0.93%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.93%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.70%) OCA
9 3 (0.70%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.23%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.44%) QA
2 7 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.40%) SLA
4 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.47%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 13 (3.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.34%) VirtualBox
3 5 (1.17%) ISA Server
4 4 (0.93%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (1.17%) CA Single Sign-On
3 3 (0.70%) Puppet
3 3 (0.70%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.47%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (0.47%) Control-M
4 2 (0.47%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 94 (21.96%) Oracle
2 66 (15.42%) Microsoft
3 25 (5.84%) IBM
4 21 (4.91%) VMware
5 18 (4.21%) Google
6 15 (3.50%) Sun
7 12 (2.80%) Remedy
8 10 (2.34%) Interwoven
9 9 (2.10%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.64%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 7 (1.64%) Nokia
10 7 (1.64%) Siemens
10 7 (1.64%) HP
10 7 (1.64%) Cerillion
11 6 (1.40%) Zend
11 6 (1.40%) SAP
12 5 (1.17%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.93%) Cognizant
13 4 (0.93%) Perforce
13 4 (0.93%) Cisco
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Havant
Spectrum IT
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + On application
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Digital & Creative
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + be - pens, health, training
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter UK Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago