The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing XPath 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.33%
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 Kent region.

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
486 674 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 47.79% 57.31% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 424 610 346
Average salary £41,000 £44,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.34% +10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

XPath
Salary Trend in Kent

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

XPath Salary Trend in Kent

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
3 5 (71.43%) ETL
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
4 4 (57.14%) Line Management
4 4 (57.14%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (57.14%) MOLAP
4 4 (57.14%) ROLAP
4 4 (57.14%) VB
4 4 (57.14%) Marketing
4 4 (57.14%) MDX
4 4 (57.14%) QA
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Migration
5 3 (42.86%) Propensity Modelling
5 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
5 3 (42.86%) Data Mapping
6 2 (28.57%) Open Source
6 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (28.57%) AOP
6 2 (28.57%) MCTS

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (57.14%) MOLAP
3 4 (57.14%) ROLAP
4 2 (28.57%) Star Schema
5 1 (14.29%) StreamInsight
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) MDX
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) WPF
4 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 4 (57.14%) Line Management
2 4 (57.14%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Propensity Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Data Mapping
4 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) AOP
4 2 (28.57%) Unified Process
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) RUP
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Complex Event Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
4 4 (57.14%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCTS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft