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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 549 529 472
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -57
Permanent jobs citing XPath 91 122 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.25% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.45% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 75 101 144
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £62,500 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
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
23029 26842 25202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.72% 54.36% 54.51%
Number of salaries quoted 19719 22723 21706
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 £75,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +2 19 £55,000 +15.78% 5
Wimbledon - 4 £50,000 -
Ealing -8 2 £60,000 -
Bromley - 1 £42,500 -
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 165 (92.70%) XML
2 98 (55.06%) Java
3 79 (44.38%) XSLT
4 75 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (38.20%) .NET
6 67 (37.64%) C#
7 66 (37.08%) Web Services
8 61 (34.27%) SQL
9 59 (33.15%) Spring
10 55 (30.90%) XQuery
11 51 (28.65%) Git (software)
12 49 (27.53%) REST
13 46 (25.84%) MVC
14 45 (25.28%) Subversion
15 44 (24.72%) SQL Server
16 41 (23.03%) Scrum
17 40 (22.47%) JavaScript
17 40 (22.47%) Degree
18 38 (21.35%) Oracle
18 38 (21.35%) Maven
19 35 (19.66%) TDD
20 34 (19.10%) MarkLogic
21 33 (18.54%) SOAP
22 32 (17.98%) OO
22 32 (17.98%) HTML
23 31 (17.42%) Computer Science
24 28 (15.73%) BDD
25 27 (15.17%) Finance
25 27 (15.17%) JUnit
25 27 (15.17%) HTTP

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (12.92%) Apache
2 21 (11.80%) CMS
3 20 (11.24%) Jetty
4 18 (10.11%) Adobe CQ
5 16 (8.99%) JBoss
6 12 (6.74%) Tomcat
7 11 (6.18%) WebLogic
8 7 (3.93%) Liferay
8 7 (3.93%) Magnolia
9 4 (2.25%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.69%) WordPress
10 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.69%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.12%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.56%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 17 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.12%) XMetaL
2 2 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.12%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.56%) MS Project
3 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.37%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (2.25%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.17%) HTTP
2 8 (4.49%) Broadband
3 5 (2.81%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.81%) Internet
4 3 (1.69%) LDAP
5 2 (1.12%) AMQP
6 1 (0.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (24.72%) SQL Server
2 34 (19.10%) MarkLogic
3 26 (14.61%) Relational Database
4 25 (14.04%) NoSQL
5 15 (8.43%) MySQL
6 14 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (7.87%) MongoDB
7 13 (7.30%) Oracle Database
8 8 (4.49%) Big Data
8 8 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (3.37%) RDBMS
10 6 (3.37%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (3.37%) DB2
10 6 (3.37%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 6 (3.37%) Oracle9i Database
11 5 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 51 (28.65%) Git (software)
2 45 (25.28%) Subversion
3 38 (21.35%) Maven
4 27 (15.17%) JUnit
5 25 (14.04%) Jenkins
6 21 (11.80%) Hudson
6 21 (11.80%) Mockito
7 10 (5.62%) JIRA
8 8 (4.49%) Selenium
8 8 (4.49%) Ant
8 8 (4.49%) Visual Studio
9 7 (3.93%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (3.37%) Cucumber
10 6 (3.37%) Eclipse
10 6 (3.37%) NUnit
10 6 (3.37%) TeamCity
11 5 (2.81%) SoapUI
12 4 (2.25%) SpecFlow
12 4 (2.25%) MSTest
12 4 (2.25%) Moq
General
1 27 (15.17%) Finance
2 16 (8.99%) Publishing
3 11 (6.18%) Banking
3 11 (6.18%) Legal
3 11 (6.18%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.06%) Law
5 6 (3.37%) Retail
6 4 (2.25%) Marketing
6 4 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.25%) Advertising
7 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.12%) Front Office
8 2 (1.12%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (64.61%) Developer
2 51 (28.65%) Java Developer
3 49 (27.53%) Senior Developer
4 29 (16.29%) Architect
5 27 (15.17%) Senior Java Developer
6 24 (13.48%) Technical Architect
7 18 (10.11%) Consultant
8 15 (8.43%) Applications Developer
8 15 (8.43%) Applications Support
9 11 (6.18%) Technology Consultant
10 10 (5.62%) .NET Developer
11 8 (4.49%) Web Developer
12 7 (3.93%) Analyst
12 7 (3.93%) C# Developer
12 7 (3.93%) Senior Applications Developer
12 7 (3.93%) .NET Architect
13 6 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
14 5 (2.81%) Support Engineer
14 5 (2.81%) XML Developer
14 5 (2.81%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (92.70%) XML
2 79 (44.38%) XSLT
3 68 (38.20%) .NET
4 66 (37.08%) Web Services
5 59 (33.15%) Spring
6 49 (27.53%) REST
7 33 (18.54%) SOAP
8 32 (17.98%) HTML
9 26 (14.61%) Struts
10 25 (14.04%) .NET Framework
11 24 (13.48%) CSS
11 24 (13.48%) Middleware
12 23 (12.92%) XSL
13 21 (11.80%) XML Schema
14 19 (10.67%) XSD
14 19 (10.67%) J2EE
14 19 (10.67%) HTML5
15 17 (9.55%) ASP.NET
16 16 (8.99%) JMS
16 16 (8.99%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.42%) Computer Science
2 26 (14.61%) Digital Media
3 16 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.18%) Hedge funds
4 11 (6.18%) Streaming Video
5 10 (5.62%) Client/Server
6 9 (5.06%) N-Tier
6 9 (5.06%) Mathematics
6 9 (5.06%) Algorithms
7 8 (4.49%) Ontologies
8 7 (3.93%) Inversion of Control
9 6 (3.37%) Semantic Web
9 6 (3.37%) Mobile App
9 6 (3.37%) Derivative
9 6 (3.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (2.81%) W3C
10 5 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.69%) User Experience
11 3 (1.69%) Replication
11 3 (1.69%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.87%) Windows
2 13 (7.30%) Linux
3 9 (5.06%) UNIX
4 4 (2.25%) Android
4 4 (2.25%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.25%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.56%) VMS
5 1 (0.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (25.84%) MVC
3 41 (23.03%) Scrum
4 35 (19.66%) TDD
5 32 (17.98%) OO
6 28 (15.73%) BDD
7 26 (14.61%) Software Engineering
8 25 (14.04%) Mentoring
9 23 (12.92%) UML
10 22 (12.36%) Unit Testing
10 22 (12.36%) Build Automation
11 20 (11.24%) Automated Testing
11 20 (11.24%) Content Management
11 20 (11.24%) SOA
12 18 (10.11%) Enterprise Architecture
12 18 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (10.11%) Multithreading
13 17 (9.55%) Information Architecture
14 16 (8.99%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (8.99%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (55.06%) Java
2 67 (37.64%) C#
3 61 (34.27%) SQL
4 55 (30.90%) XQuery
5 40 (22.47%) JavaScript
6 16 (8.99%) PHP
7 15 (8.43%) VB.NET
8 13 (7.30%) T-SQL
9 12 (6.74%) Objective-C
10 10 (5.62%) ActionScript
10 10 (5.62%) C++
11 9 (5.06%) Perl
12 8 (4.49%) PL/SQL
12 8 (4.49%) VBA
13 7 (3.93%) Shell Script
13 7 (3.93%) Scala
14 5 (2.81%) VB
15 3 (1.69%) Ruby
15 3 (1.69%) SPARQL
16 2 (1.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 40 (22.47%) Degree
2 11 (6.18%) Brainbench
3 6 (3.37%) MCSD
3 6 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.81%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.69%) OCA
5 3 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.56%) PMP
7 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.37%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.12%) Puppet
3 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 38 (21.35%) Oracle
2 22 (12.36%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.18%) Google
4 6 (3.37%) ServiceNow
4 6 (3.37%) Sybase
5 5 (2.81%) Sun
5 5 (2.81%) Remedy
6 4 (2.25%) Perforce
7 3 (1.69%) Cognizant
7 3 (1.69%) Nokia
7 3 (1.69%) Siemens
7 3 (1.69%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.69%) Quark
7 3 (1.69%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (1.69%) SAP
7 3 (1.69%) Cerillion
7 3 (1.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 2 (1.12%) IBM
9 1 (0.56%) HP
9 1 (0.56%) Software AG
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: 50,0000-65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London, Central London, United Kingdom
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Salary: £30-41,000 + Great Bens
Posted: 27 days ago