The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 536 532 442
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -90
Permanent jobs citing XPath 71 115 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.25% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.47% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 61 96 154
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
XPath
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 London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22014 24697 24472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.45% 54.36% 55.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18855 20857 21110
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in London

XPath
Salary Trend in London

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

XPath Salary Trend in London

XPath
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XPath across the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

XPath Salary Histogram in London

XPath
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
City of London -15 18 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Wimbledon - 3 £50,000 -
Ealing -4 2 £60,000 -
Bromley - 1 £42,500 -
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 169 (93.37%) XML
2 97 (53.59%) Java
3 75 (41.44%) XSLT
4 72 (39.78%) SQL
5 71 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (38.12%) .NET
7 68 (37.57%) C#
8 66 (36.46%) Web Services
9 57 (31.49%) Spring
10 52 (28.73%) SQL Server
10 52 (28.73%) XQuery
11 47 (25.97%) Git (software)
11 47 (25.97%) REST
12 45 (24.86%) MVC
13 44 (24.31%) Scrum
14 43 (23.76%) Maven
15 42 (23.20%) Subversion
16 40 (22.10%) JavaScript
17 39 (21.55%) Degree
18 38 (20.99%) OO
19 35 (19.34%) SOAP
20 34 (18.78%) Oracle
21 33 (18.23%) TDD
22 31 (17.13%) MarkLogic
23 30 (16.57%) JUnit
23 30 (16.57%) HTML
24 29 (16.02%) CSS
24 29 (16.02%) Computer Science
25 28 (15.47%) Relational Database
25 28 (15.47%) XSL

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 24 (13.26%) Apache
2 21 (11.60%) Jetty
3 20 (11.05%) CMS
4 19 (10.50%) Adobe CQ
4 19 (10.50%) JBoss
5 14 (7.73%) Tomcat
6 9 (4.97%) Liferay
6 9 (4.97%) Magnolia
7 8 (4.42%) WebLogic
8 7 (3.87%) SharePoint
8 7 (3.87%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (2.76%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.66%) WordPress
10 3 (1.66%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.66%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (1.66%) IIS
11 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.10%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (9.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.10%) XMetaL
2 2 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.10%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.76%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.66%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.87%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.26%) HTTP
2 4 (2.21%) Broadband
3 3 (1.66%) LAN
3 3 (1.66%) WAN
3 3 (1.66%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.66%) Internet
3 3 (1.66%) LDAP
4 2 (1.10%) AMQP
5 1 (0.55%) Firewall
5 1 (0.55%) DNS
5 1 (0.55%) SAN
5 1 (0.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (28.73%) SQL Server
2 31 (17.13%) MarkLogic
3 28 (15.47%) Relational Database
4 22 (12.15%) NoSQL
5 19 (10.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (8.29%) MySQL
7 11 (6.08%) Oracle Database
8 10 (5.52%) Big Data
8 10 (5.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (4.97%) MongoDB
9 9 (4.97%) RDBMS
9 9 (4.97%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (2.76%) DB2
12 5 (2.76%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 5 (2.76%) Oracle9i Database
12 5 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.66%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 47 (25.97%) Git (software)
2 43 (23.76%) Maven
3 42 (23.20%) Subversion
4 30 (16.57%) JUnit
5 26 (14.36%) Jenkins
6 22 (12.15%) Mockito
7 21 (11.60%) Hudson
8 12 (6.63%) JIRA
9 9 (4.97%) Eclipse
9 9 (4.97%) NUnit
10 8 (4.42%) Ant
10 8 (4.42%) Visual Studio
10 8 (4.42%) Selenium
10 8 (4.42%) SoapUI
11 7 (3.87%) Cucumber
12 6 (3.31%) TeamCity
12 6 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (2.76%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 4 (2.21%) Fiddler
14 4 (2.21%) MSTest
General
1 23 (12.71%) Finance
2 18 (9.94%) Publishing
3 17 (9.39%) Telecoms
4 12 (6.63%) Legal
5 11 (6.08%) Law
5 11 (6.08%) Banking
6 6 (3.31%) Retail
7 4 (2.21%) Advertising
7 4 (2.21%) Marketing
7 4 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.66%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.55%) Games
9 1 (0.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 115 (63.54%) Developer
2 52 (28.73%) Java Developer
3 43 (23.76%) Senior Developer
4 31 (17.13%) Architect
5 26 (14.36%) Technical Architect
6 24 (13.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 15 (8.29%) Applications Developer
8 14 (7.73%) Consultant
9 12 (6.63%) Applications Support
10 11 (6.08%) .NET Developer
10 11 (6.08%) Analyst
10 11 (6.08%) Technology Consultant
11 8 (4.42%) Web Developer
12 6 (3.31%) Support Analyst
12 6 (3.31%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.31%) Development Team Leader
12 6 (3.31%) Web Team Leader
12 6 (3.31%) Java Team Leader
12 6 (3.31%) Team Leader
12 6 (3.31%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (93.37%) XML
2 75 (41.44%) XSLT
3 69 (38.12%) .NET
4 66 (36.46%) Web Services
5 57 (31.49%) Spring
6 47 (25.97%) REST
7 35 (19.34%) SOAP
8 30 (16.57%) HTML
9 29 (16.02%) CSS
10 28 (15.47%) XSL
11 26 (14.36%) XSD
11 26 (14.36%) Struts
11 26 (14.36%) .NET Framework
12 23 (12.71%) Middleware
13 20 (11.05%) XML Schema
13 20 (11.05%) ASP.NET
13 20 (11.05%) WCF
14 19 (10.50%) jQuery
15 18 (9.94%) Ajax
15 18 (9.94%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.02%) Computer Science
2 24 (13.26%) Digital Media
3 16 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.08%) Hedge funds
4 11 (6.08%) Client/Server
4 11 (6.08%) N-Tier
4 11 (6.08%) Streaming Video
5 9 (4.97%) Ontologies
5 9 (4.97%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (3.87%) Mathematics
6 7 (3.87%) Semantic Web
6 7 (3.87%) Algorithms
7 6 (3.31%) Derivative
7 6 (3.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (2.76%) W3C
9 4 (2.21%) Data Conversion
9 4 (2.21%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.66%) User Experience
10 3 (1.66%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.29%) Windows
2 12 (6.63%) Linux
3 10 (5.52%) UNIX
4 3 (1.66%) Android
5 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (24.86%) MVC
3 44 (24.31%) Scrum
4 38 (20.99%) OO
5 33 (18.23%) TDD
6 27 (14.92%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (14.36%) Software Engineering
7 26 (14.36%) SOA
7 26 (14.36%) Mentoring
8 25 (13.81%) BDD
9 22 (12.15%) UML
9 22 (12.15%) Unit Testing
10 17 (9.39%) Enterprise Architecture
10 17 (9.39%) Multithreading
10 17 (9.39%) Content Management
10 17 (9.39%) Workflow
11 16 (8.84%) Information Architecture
11 16 (8.84%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (8.29%) Build Automation
12 15 (8.29%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (53.59%) Java
2 72 (39.78%) SQL
3 68 (37.57%) C#
4 52 (28.73%) XQuery
5 40 (22.10%) JavaScript
6 18 (9.94%) T-SQL
7 16 (8.84%) PHP
7 16 (8.84%) VB.NET
8 10 (5.52%) Objective-C
8 10 (5.52%) VBA
9 8 (4.42%) ActionScript
9 8 (4.42%) VB
9 8 (4.42%) PL/SQL
9 8 (4.42%) Perl
10 7 (3.87%) C++
10 7 (3.87%) Scala
11 5 (2.76%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.21%) SPARQL
13 3 (1.66%) Ruby
14 2 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (21.55%) Degree
2 11 (6.08%) Brainbench
3 5 (2.76%) Sun Certification
3 5 (2.76%) MCSD
3 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.66%) OCA
4 3 (1.66%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.66%) QA
1 3 (1.66%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.55%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (0.55%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.55%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.55%) Puppet
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 34 (18.78%) Oracle
2 19 (10.50%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.18%) Google
4 5 (2.76%) Remedy
4 5 (2.76%) Nokia
4 5 (2.76%) Siemens
4 5 (2.76%) Sun
4 5 (2.76%) Sybase
4 5 (2.76%) Cerillion
4 5 (2.76%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 5 (2.76%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.66%) Cognizant
5 3 (1.66%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (1.66%) SAP
5 3 (1.66%) IBM
5 3 (1.66%) JD Edwards
5 3 (1.66%) Perforce
6 2 (1.10%) VMware
6 2 (1.10%) HP
7 1 (0.55%) Software AG
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-41,000 + Great Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London, Central London, United Kingdom
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-41,000 + Great Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Deltatre
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago