The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 94 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XPath 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.23% - 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% - 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £55,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
XPath
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
544 534 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 42.17% 45.88% 58.98%
Number of salaries quoted 424 448 443
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,905 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XPath across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

XPath
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XPath across the Essex region.

XPath Salary Trend in Essex

XPath
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Brentwood - 2 - -
XPath
East of England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XQuery
1 3 (100.00%) XML Schema
2 2 (66.67%) Mule
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (66.67%) Mule
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XML Schema
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) XQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Gate