The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 176 188 177
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing XPath 3 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.082% 0.23% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.47% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 16
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +14.86%
XPath
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1886 1895 1966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 51.25% 47.89% 50.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1632 1594 1777
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

XPath
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

XPath Salary Trend in Hampshire

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) XSLT
1 5 (62.50%) Ajax
2 4 (50.00%) LINQ
2 4 (50.00%) Android
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (50.00%) Android Development
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (50.00%) PDA
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Electronics
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) WFM
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Apache
5 1 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) XHTML
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) C# Developer
1 5 (62.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) Ajax
1 5 (62.50%) XSLT
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (50.00%) LINQ
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) PDA
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Android Development
2 3 (37.50%) WFM
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft