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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 727 737 683
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -54
Permanent jobs citing XPath 171 188 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.38% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 132 170 195
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
49651 50013 52576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.57% 50.31% 53.74%
Number of salaries quoted 43280 43327 44603
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -8 60 £55,000 - 9
South East +7 35 £52,500 +31.25% 1
West Midlands +10 28 £47,500 - 1
South West +8 19 £43,000 +19.44% 2
Yorkshire +33 17 £40,000 +23.07% 1
North West +19 7 £35,000 -18.60% 2
North East +4 2 £42,500 +11.84%
East of England -21 2 £50,000 +17.64% 2
East Midlands -7 1 £82,500 +65.00%
XPath
UK

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 345 (91.76%) XML
2 246 (65.43%) JavaScript
3 228 (60.64%) SQL
4 202 (53.72%) HTML
5 198 (52.66%) C#
5 198 (52.66%) CSS
6 196 (52.13%) .NET
7 194 (51.60%) SQL Server
8 181 (48.14%) XSLT
9 178 (47.34%) Web Services
10 160 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
11 159 (42.29%) Java
12 142 (37.77%) MVC
13 118 (31.38%) ASP.NET
14 116 (30.85%) Microsoft
15 115 (30.59%) Oracle
16 114 (30.32%) XQuery
17 107 (28.46%) SOAP
18 104 (27.66%) SOA
19 103 (27.39%) Visual Studio
20 100 (26.60%) HTML5
21 96 (25.53%) jQuery
22 95 (25.27%) Subversion
23 93 (24.73%) Team Foundation Server
24 87 (23.14%) Relational Database
25 85 (22.61%) Software Engineering
26 82 (21.81%) CSS3
27 76 (20.21%) XSL
27 76 (20.21%) OO
28 75 (19.95%) SDLC

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 48 (12.77%) CMS
2 42 (11.17%) Tomcat
3 20 (5.32%) Sitecore CMS
3 20 (5.32%) Umbraco
4 19 (5.05%) IIS
5 18 (4.79%) Alfresco
5 18 (4.79%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (4.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 17 (4.52%) BizTalk Server
6 17 (4.52%) SharePoint
7 16 (4.26%) Liferay
7 16 (4.26%) Magnolia
8 12 (3.19%) Apache Solr
8 12 (3.19%) JBoss
9 11 (2.93%) Node.js
9 11 (2.93%) WebSphere
10 10 (2.66%) WordPress
11 9 (2.39%) Apache
11 9 (2.39%) Apache Spark
11 9 (2.39%) Jetty
Applications
1 52 (13.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.33%) MS Office
2 5 (1.33%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.53%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.53%) HipChat
4 1 (0.27%) GIMP
4 1 (0.27%) Mingle
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (5.05%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (3.19%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (1.33%) Temenos T24
4 4 (1.06%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (1.06%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.79%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (3.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (11.44%) HTTP
2 21 (5.59%) FTP
3 14 (3.72%) SMPP
3 14 (3.72%) SMTP
3 14 (3.72%) TCP/IP
4 12 (3.19%) Internet
5 8 (2.13%) LDAP
6 2 (0.53%) Intranet
6 2 (0.53%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.53%) SSL
7 1 (0.27%) NAS
7 1 (0.27%) RTP
7 1 (0.27%) SMS
7 1 (0.27%) SNMP
7 1 (0.27%) Softswitch
7 1 (0.27%) SSH
7 1 (0.27%) VoIP
7 1 (0.27%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (51.60%) SQL Server
2 87 (23.14%) Relational Database
3 69 (18.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 56 (14.89%) Oracle Database
5 35 (9.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (6.91%) Big Data
7 21 (5.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 20 (5.32%) RDBMS
8 20 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (4.79%) NoSQL
10 14 (3.72%) Jackrabbit
11 13 (3.46%) DB2
12 12 (3.19%) OLTP
12 12 (3.19%) Oracle Database 10g
12 12 (3.19%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 12 (3.19%) Oracle9i Database
13 10 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (2.66%) MarkLogic
14 9 (2.39%) Hadoop
14 9 (2.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 103 (27.39%) Visual Studio
2 95 (25.27%) Subversion
3 93 (24.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 62 (16.49%) Git (software)
5 47 (12.50%) JUnit
6 45 (11.97%) Maven
7 30 (7.98%) Jasmine
7 30 (7.98%) Moq
8 24 (6.38%) Eclipse
8 24 (6.38%) Mockito
9 22 (5.85%) IntelliJ
10 21 (5.59%) Ant
11 17 (4.52%) NUnit
12 15 (3.99%) Jenkins
12 15 (3.99%) Mercurial
13 13 (3.46%) JIRA
14 12 (3.19%) Selenium
15 11 (2.93%) SoapUI
16 9 (2.39%) XMLUnit
17 8 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 68 (18.09%) Finance
2 38 (10.11%) Telecoms
3 31 (8.24%) Banking
4 20 (5.32%) Publishing
5 11 (2.93%) Local Government
6 8 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 8 (2.13%) Marketing
7 4 (1.06%) Law
7 4 (1.06%) Military
8 3 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.53%) Back Office
9 2 (0.53%) Legal
9 2 (0.53%) Retail
10 1 (0.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 289 (76.86%) Developer
2 106 (28.19%) .NET Developer
3 102 (27.13%) C# Developer
4 71 (18.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 71 (18.88%) Java Developer
5 67 (17.82%) Senior Developer
6 59 (15.69%) SQL Developer
7 51 (13.56%) Software Developer
8 48 (12.77%) ASP.NET Developer
9 47 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 38 (10.11%) Web Developer
11 36 (9.57%) C# Software Developer
12 30 (7.98%) Analyst
12 30 (7.98%) Consultant
13 26 (6.91%) Technology Consultant
14 25 (6.65%) Lead Developer
15 23 (6.12%) .NET Software Developer
15 23 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
15 23 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
16 21 (5.59%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 345 (91.76%) XML
2 202 (53.72%) HTML
3 198 (52.66%) CSS
4 196 (52.13%) .NET
5 181 (48.14%) XSLT
6 178 (47.34%) Web Services
7 118 (31.38%) ASP.NET
8 107 (28.46%) SOAP
9 100 (26.60%) HTML5
10 96 (25.53%) jQuery
11 82 (21.81%) CSS3
12 76 (20.21%) XSL
13 71 (18.88%) XML Schema
14 63 (16.76%) ASP.NET MVC
15 59 (15.69%) WCF
16 58 (15.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 58 (15.43%) REST
17 52 (13.83%) .NET Framework
17 52 (13.83%) Spring
18 50 (13.30%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 74 (19.68%) Computer Science
2 42 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (7.71%) Mobile App
4 27 (7.18%) Hedge funds
5 24 (6.38%) Data Structures
5 24 (6.38%) N-Tier
6 20 (5.32%) Client/Server
7 17 (4.52%) Algorithms
7 17 (4.52%) Management Information System
8 14 (3.72%) Derivative
8 14 (3.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (3.72%) W3C
9 12 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (2.66%) Mathematics
10 10 (2.66%) Semantic Web
11 6 (1.60%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (1.06%) Graphic Design
12 4 (1.06%) Physics
12 4 (1.06%) Replication
12 4 (1.06%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 56 (14.89%) Linux
2 34 (9.04%) Windows
3 20 (5.32%) Unix
4 18 (4.79%) Android
5 14 (3.72%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (1.06%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.27%) AIX
7 1 (0.27%) HPUX
7 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.27%) Solaris
7 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (37.77%) MVC
3 104 (27.66%) SOA
4 85 (22.61%) Software Engineering
5 76 (20.21%) OO
6 75 (19.95%) SDLC
7 73 (19.41%) Unit Testing
8 67 (17.82%) Mentoring
9 55 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
10 53 (14.10%) Scrum
11 48 (12.77%) Workflow
12 46 (12.23%) UML
13 41 (10.90%) OOP
14 39 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
14 39 (10.37%) E-Commerce
15 35 (9.31%) Analytics
15 35 (9.31%) Multithreading
15 35 (9.31%) Risk Management
16 31 (8.24%) Asset Management
17 30 (7.98%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 246 (65.43%) JavaScript
2 228 (60.64%) SQL
3 198 (52.66%) C#
4 159 (42.29%) Java
5 114 (30.32%) XQuery
6 72 (19.15%) T-SQL
7 39 (10.37%) PL/SQL
8 25 (6.65%) VB.NET
9 24 (6.38%) Groovy
10 19 (5.05%) PHP
11 11 (2.93%) C
11 11 (2.93%) VB
12 10 (2.66%) C++
13 8 (2.13%) VBA
14 6 (1.60%) Perl
14 6 (1.60%) Python
15 5 (1.33%) Objective-C
16 4 (1.06%) Ruby
16 4 (1.06%) Scala
16 4 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (19.68%) Degree
2 36 (9.57%) Security Cleared
3 26 (6.91%) Brainbench
4 24 (6.38%) SC Cleared
5 12 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (3.19%) Sun Certification
6 8 (2.13%) MCPD
6 8 (2.13%) MCTS
7 5 (1.33%) ISEB
7 5 (1.33%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (1.06%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.06%) MCSD
8 4 (1.06%) PhD
9 2 (0.53%) OCA
9 2 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.53%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (11.97%) QA
2 5 (1.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.06%) Oracle Clusterware
1 4 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.27%) HDFS
3 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (3.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 10 (2.66%) Ansible
2 10 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.66%) Puppet
3 9 (2.39%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.06%) Data Guard
4 4 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (1.06%) Oracle Flashback
4 4 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.06%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (0.27%) Netcool
5 1 (0.27%) TADDM
5 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.27%) WMI
Vendors
1 116 (30.85%) Microsoft
2 115 (30.59%) Oracle
3 20 (5.32%) Sitecore
4 17 (4.52%) Sybase
5 16 (4.26%) EPiServer
6 12 (3.19%) IBM
6 12 (3.19%) Sun
7 9 (2.39%) Google
7 9 (2.39%) HP
8 7 (1.86%) Telerik
9 6 (1.60%) Perforce
10 5 (1.33%) Green Hat
10 5 (1.33%) Solace
10 5 (1.33%) TIBCO
10 5 (1.33%) webMethods
11 4 (1.06%) Vertica
12 3 (0.80%) iRise
12 3 (0.80%) Remedy
12 3 (0.80%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.27%) VMware
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Blue Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Incisive
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, Birmingham
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedfordshire
Tibco Software
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Tibco Software
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 14 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Tibco Software
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago