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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 706 678 590
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -88
Permanent jobs citing XPath 172 223 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.39% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 140 202 240
Average salary £46,250 £47,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
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
53584 57855 53904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.92% 52.42% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 46162 49760 46937
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £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 3 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 3 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 +14 82 £52,500 - 8
South East -9 31 £50,000 +5.26% 3
South West +11 28 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Yorkshire +7 14 £32,500 -13.33% 4
East of England +7 6 £28,500 -36.66%
West Midlands -16 5 £47,500 +5.55% 1
North West -28 5 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands -9 1 £42,500 -15.00%
XPath
UK

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 320 (89.14%) XML
2 207 (57.66%) Java
3 196 (54.60%) XSLT
4 188 (52.37%) SQL
5 149 (41.50%) .NET
6 147 (40.95%) Web Services
6 147 (40.95%) Agile Software Development
7 145 (40.39%) JavaScript
8 140 (39.00%) C#
9 136 (37.88%) SQL Server
10 132 (36.77%) HTML
11 131 (36.49%) Oracle
12 122 (33.98%) Subversion
13 121 (33.70%) XQuery
14 102 (28.41%) Degree
15 99 (27.58%) Spring
16 90 (25.07%) Git (software)
17 87 (24.23%) CSS
18 85 (23.68%) Maven
19 79 (22.01%) jQuery
20 75 (20.89%) SOAP
21 74 (20.61%) SDLC
22 72 (20.06%) SOA
22 72 (20.06%) MVC
23 68 (18.94%) REST
24 67 (18.66%) Ajax
25 63 (17.55%) J2EE
26 62 (17.27%) ASP.NET
26 62 (17.27%) Linux
27 61 (16.99%) Oracle Database

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 50 (13.93%) Tomcat
2 36 (10.03%) WebLogic
3 31 (8.64%) Apache
4 28 (7.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 25 (6.96%) WebSphere
6 23 (6.41%) CMS
6 23 (6.41%) JBoss
6 23 (6.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 22 (6.13%) Jetty
8 17 (4.74%) Apache Solr
9 14 (3.90%) WebSphere Application Server
10 11 (3.06%) Liferay
11 10 (2.79%) Apache Spark
11 10 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (2.51%) WebLogic Portal
13 6 (1.67%) Oracle Application Server
13 6 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (1.39%) IIS
15 4 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
16 3 (0.84%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.84%) MS Office
3 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (6.41%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.23%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (1.95%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (1.39%) SAP SRM
6 3 (0.84%) Tridion
7 2 (0.56%) LatentZero
7 2 (0.56%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (1.39%) SaaS
2 3 (0.84%) Sage Pay
3 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.56%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 56 (15.60%) HTTP
2 21 (5.85%) Internet
3 17 (4.74%) TCP/IP
4 11 (3.06%) FTP
5 8 (2.23%) LDAP
5 8 (2.23%) Broadband
5 8 (2.23%) SSL
6 5 (1.39%) WebEx
7 3 (0.84%) IPv4
8 2 (0.56%) SMTP
8 2 (0.56%) AMQP
8 2 (0.56%) SMPP
9 1 (0.28%) Cisco ICM
9 1 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.28%) NFC
9 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (37.88%) SQL Server
2 61 (16.99%) Oracle Database
3 51 (14.21%) Relational Database
4 36 (10.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (10.03%) MarkLogic
5 34 (9.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 31 (8.64%) NoSQL
6 31 (8.64%) MySQL
7 30 (8.36%) MongoDB
8 20 (5.57%) Hadoop
9 19 (5.29%) Oracle ODI
10 17 (4.74%) Oracle Database 10g
11 16 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (4.46%) Oracle Database 12c
12 15 (4.18%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (3.62%) RDBMS
14 12 (3.34%) Big Data
15 11 (3.06%) Oracle BI EE
15 11 (3.06%) DB2
15 11 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 122 (33.98%) Subversion
2 90 (25.07%) Git (software)
3 85 (23.68%) Maven
4 41 (11.42%) Visual Studio
4 41 (11.42%) Jenkins
5 37 (10.31%) Ant
6 29 (8.08%) Eclipse
7 26 (7.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (6.69%) JUnit
9 20 (5.57%) Hudson
10 19 (5.29%) Mockito
11 17 (4.74%) Selenium
12 15 (4.18%) HP UFT
13 14 (3.90%) JIRA
14 12 (3.34%) NUnit
14 12 (3.34%) WebDriver
15 11 (3.06%) Moq
15 11 (3.06%) Log4j
16 9 (2.51%) SpecFlow
17 8 (2.23%) SoapUI
General
1 54 (15.04%) Finance
2 16 (4.46%) Retail
3 12 (3.34%) Banking
4 11 (3.06%) Publishing
5 6 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.67%) Front Office
6 5 (1.39%) Electronics
6 5 (1.39%) Advertising
6 5 (1.39%) Marketing
7 4 (1.11%) Law
7 4 (1.11%) Legal
8 3 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.84%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.56%) Back Office
9 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Military
10 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 218 (60.72%) Developer
2 95 (26.46%) Java Developer
3 85 (23.68%) Senior Developer
4 55 (15.32%) Senior Java Developer
5 48 (13.37%) Analyst
6 46 (12.81%) .NET Developer
7 30 (8.36%) C# Developer
8 29 (8.08%) Architect
9 24 (6.69%) Applications Support
10 23 (6.41%) Consultant
10 23 (6.41%) C# .NET Developer
10 23 (6.41%) Middleware Analyst
11 20 (5.57%) Oracle Analyst
11 20 (5.57%) Support Analyst
12 18 (5.01%) Senior Analyst
12 18 (5.01%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 17 (4.74%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
14 14 (3.90%) Support Engineer
14 14 (3.90%) Applications Support Engineer
14 14 (3.90%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 320 (89.14%) XML
2 196 (54.60%) XSLT
3 149 (41.50%) .NET
4 147 (40.95%) Web Services
5 132 (36.77%) HTML
6 99 (27.58%) Spring
7 87 (24.23%) CSS
8 79 (22.01%) jQuery
9 75 (20.89%) SOAP
10 68 (18.94%) REST
11 67 (18.66%) Ajax
12 63 (17.55%) J2EE
13 62 (17.27%) ASP.NET
14 55 (15.32%) Middleware
15 52 (14.48%) XSD
16 46 (12.81%) XML Schema
17 43 (11.98%) Hibernate
17 43 (11.98%) HTML5
18 38 (10.58%) Servlets
18 38 (10.58%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 60 (16.71%) Computer Science
2 58 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (8.36%) Mobile App
4 25 (6.96%) Client/Server
5 23 (6.41%) Digital Media
6 22 (6.13%) Algorithms
7 19 (5.29%) Data Structures
8 17 (4.74%) Hedge funds
9 15 (4.18%) Inversion of Control
10 14 (3.90%) Visualisation
10 14 (3.90%) N-Tier
11 13 (3.62%) Social Media
12 10 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (2.79%) Mathematics
13 8 (2.23%) Streaming Video
14 7 (1.95%) W3C
15 6 (1.67%) Blackberry
15 6 (1.67%) Replication
15 6 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 6 (1.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 62 (17.27%) Linux
2 58 (16.16%) UNIX
3 49 (13.65%) Windows
4 23 (6.41%) Android
5 16 (4.46%) Apple iOS
6 12 (3.34%) Solaris
7 8 (2.23%) Windows Phone
8 6 (1.67%) HPUX
9 5 (1.39%) AIX
10 3 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.28%) VMS
11 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (40.95%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (20.61%) SDLC
3 72 (20.06%) SOA
3 72 (20.06%) MVC
4 51 (14.21%) OO
4 51 (14.21%) TDD
5 47 (13.09%) Automated Testing
6 43 (11.98%) Scrum
6 43 (11.98%) Asset Management
7 40 (11.14%) Software Engineering
8 39 (10.86%) UML
9 34 (9.47%) Content Management
9 34 (9.47%) BDD
10 33 (9.19%) Build Automation
11 31 (8.64%) Performance Tuning
11 31 (8.64%) Unit Testing
11 31 (8.64%) BPEL
12 28 (7.80%) Web Development
13 26 (7.24%) Multithreading
14 25 (6.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 207 (57.66%) Java
2 188 (52.37%) SQL
3 145 (40.39%) JavaScript
4 140 (39.00%) C#
5 121 (33.70%) XQuery
6 56 (15.60%) T-SQL
7 40 (11.14%) PL/SQL
8 28 (7.80%) VB.NET
9 24 (6.69%) C++
10 23 (6.41%) Perl
11 22 (6.13%) Shell Script
12 19 (5.29%) PHP
13 13 (3.62%) Objective-C
13 13 (3.62%) Ruby
13 13 (3.62%) Groovy
14 12 (3.34%) ActionScript
15 10 (2.79%) Scala
16 9 (2.51%) VB
16 9 (2.51%) Python
17 8 (2.23%) C
Qualifications
1 102 (28.41%) Degree
2 13 (3.62%) Brainbench
3 12 (3.34%) Sun Certification
4 8 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.95%) ISEB
5 7 (1.95%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (1.67%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.67%) MCSD
7 3 (0.84%) OCA
7 3 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.84%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.56%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.28%) PMP
9 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.13%) QA
2 18 (5.01%) SLA
3 6 (1.67%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.39%) RosettaNet
5 3 (0.84%) HL7
6 1 (0.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.84%) VirtualBox
2 3 (0.84%) Oracle Clusterware
2 3 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.56%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.84%) Oracle Flashback
3 3 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.84%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.56%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.28%) Puppet
5 1 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 131 (36.49%) Oracle
2 42 (11.70%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.57%) Siebel
4 14 (3.90%) iRise
5 13 (3.62%) Remedy
5 13 (3.62%) VMware
6 11 (3.06%) SAP
7 9 (2.51%) Sun
8 8 (2.23%) Sybase
9 6 (1.67%) ServiceNow
10 5 (1.39%) PeopleSoft
10 5 (1.39%) IBM
11 4 (1.11%) BMC
11 4 (1.11%) Wall Street Systems
11 4 (1.11%) Perforce
11 4 (1.11%) Computacenter
11 4 (1.11%) Blue Martini
12 3 (0.84%) Interwoven
12 3 (0.84%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.84%) EPiServer
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum £60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 4 days ago
Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £75000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
Morningstar Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Swindon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Market Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 28 days ago