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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 565 544 484
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -60
Permanent jobs citing XPath 63 97 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.39% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39 82 130
Average salary £57,500 £56,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.67% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £41,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +14.86%
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
23284 24569 24388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.11% 52.67% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 20089 21163 20818
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +9 14 £70,000 +18.14% 1
Wimbledon - 2 £50,000 -
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 146 (92.99%) XML
2 108 (68.79%) Java
3 82 (52.23%) Web Services
4 77 (49.04%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (43.95%) XSLT
6 63 (40.13%) SQL
6 63 (40.13%) Subversion
7 62 (39.49%) Spring
8 60 (38.22%) Oracle
9 58 (36.94%) JavaScript
10 52 (33.12%) C#
10 52 (33.12%) .NET
11 47 (29.94%) Git (software)
12 46 (29.30%) J2EE
13 45 (28.66%) Degree
14 44 (28.03%) REST
15 43 (27.39%) SOAP
16 40 (25.48%) HTML
17 39 (24.84%) Maven
18 38 (24.20%) UML
19 37 (23.57%) JSP
20 36 (22.93%) Finance
21 35 (22.29%) XSL
22 34 (21.66%) Relational Database
23 33 (21.02%) Servlets
23 33 (21.02%) Struts
23 33 (21.02%) SQL Server
23 33 (21.02%) Asset Management
24 32 (20.38%) Computer Science
24 32 (20.38%) Jenkins

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (15.29%) WebLogic
2 19 (12.10%) JBoss
3 18 (11.46%) Tomcat
4 17 (10.83%) CMS
5 14 (8.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 10 (6.37%) Liferay
7 9 (5.73%) Apache
8 8 (5.10%) WebSphere
8 8 (5.10%) Jetty
9 6 (3.82%) Magnolia
10 5 (3.18%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (3.18%) WebLogic Portal
11 4 (2.55%) IIS
12 3 (1.91%) WordPress
13 2 (1.27%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.64%) Oracle BPEL
14 1 (0.64%) Oracle Coherence
14 1 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.91%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.91%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.27%) HipChat
4 1 (0.64%) MS Project
4 1 (0.64%) MS Office
4 1 (0.64%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 12 (7.64%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (2.55%) LatentZero
2 4 (2.55%) thinkFolio
2 4 (2.55%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.64%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) Taleo
1 2 (1.27%) SaaS
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.19%) HTTP
2 8 (5.10%) Broadband
2 8 (5.10%) Internet
3 7 (4.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.18%) FTP
5 1 (0.64%) SSL
5 1 (0.64%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (21.66%) Relational Database
2 33 (21.02%) SQL Server
3 20 (12.74%) MarkLogic
4 18 (11.46%) NoSQL
5 17 (10.83%) MongoDB
6 15 (9.55%) Oracle Database
7 13 (8.28%) DB2
7 13 (8.28%) MySQL
8 12 (7.64%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 12 (7.64%) Oracle9i Database
8 12 (7.64%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (4.46%) Star Schema
10 6 (3.82%) OLTP
10 6 (3.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (3.82%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.27%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 63 (40.13%) Subversion
2 47 (29.94%) Git (software)
3 39 (24.84%) Maven
4 32 (20.38%) Jenkins
5 23 (14.65%) Ant
6 21 (13.38%) Hudson
7 18 (11.46%) JIRA
8 15 (9.55%) JUnit
9 13 (8.28%) FitNesse
10 12 (7.64%) Selenium
11 11 (7.01%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (5.10%) Mockito
12 8 (5.10%) Cucumber
12 8 (5.10%) Eclipse
13 6 (3.82%) WebDriver
14 5 (3.18%) HP UFT
15 4 (2.55%) IntelliJ
15 4 (2.55%) Checkstyle
15 4 (2.55%) Log4j
15 4 (2.55%) XMLUnit
General
1 36 (22.93%) Finance
2 14 (8.92%) Banking
3 9 (5.73%) Retail
4 6 (3.82%) Back Office
4 6 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.55%) Publishing
6 2 (1.27%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.27%) Front Office
6 2 (1.27%) Advertising
7 1 (0.64%) Automotive
7 1 (0.64%) Law
7 1 (0.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 110 (70.06%) Developer
2 66 (42.04%) Java Developer
3 36 (22.93%) Senior Developer
4 27 (17.20%) Consultant
5 23 (14.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 21 (13.38%) Technology Consultant
7 16 (10.19%) Architect
8 14 (8.92%) C# Developer
9 13 (8.28%) .NET Developer
10 10 (6.37%) Applications Support
10 10 (6.37%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (5.73%) Technical Architect
12 8 (5.10%) Web Developer
12 8 (5.10%) J2EE Developer
12 8 (5.10%) Senior Web Developer
12 8 (5.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 6 (3.82%) Java Architect
13 6 (3.82%) Senior QA Engineer
13 6 (3.82%) Web Engineer
13 6 (3.82%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (92.99%) XML
2 82 (52.23%) Web Services
3 69 (43.95%) XSLT
4 62 (39.49%) Spring
5 52 (33.12%) .NET
6 46 (29.30%) J2EE
7 44 (28.03%) REST
8 43 (27.39%) SOAP
9 40 (25.48%) HTML
10 37 (23.57%) JSP
11 35 (22.29%) XSL
12 33 (21.02%) Servlets
12 33 (21.02%) Struts
13 29 (18.47%) JMS
14 28 (17.83%) JDBC
15 24 (15.29%) CSS
15 24 (15.29%) XML Schema
16 23 (14.65%) Ajax
17 22 (14.01%) JavaBeans
18 21 (13.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.38%) Computer Science
2 25 (15.92%) Hedge funds
3 22 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (8.92%) Algorithms
5 12 (7.64%) Digital Media
5 12 (7.64%) Client/Server
5 12 (7.64%) N-Tier
6 10 (6.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (6.37%) Derivative
6 10 (6.37%) Mobile App
7 7 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (4.46%) Mathematics
8 6 (3.82%) Blackberry
8 6 (3.82%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (3.82%) Data Structures
9 5 (3.18%) Data Integration
9 5 (3.18%) Management Information System
10 4 (2.55%) SWIFT
11 3 (1.91%) W3C
12 2 (1.27%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.65%) Windows
1 23 (14.65%) Linux
2 20 (12.74%) UNIX
3 13 (8.28%) Solaris
4 9 (5.73%) Android
4 9 (5.73%) Apple iOS
5 7 (4.46%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (49.04%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (24.20%) UML
3 33 (21.02%) Asset Management
4 31 (19.75%) Multithreading
5 30 (19.11%) Software Engineering
5 30 (19.11%) Unit Testing
5 30 (19.11%) MVC
6 29 (18.47%) Automated Testing
7 27 (17.20%) TDD
8 24 (15.29%) OOP
9 23 (14.65%) RUP
9 23 (14.65%) Content Management
9 23 (14.65%) Mentoring
10 22 (14.01%) SDLC
10 22 (14.01%) BDD
11 21 (13.38%) Build Automation
11 21 (13.38%) Electronic Trading
11 21 (13.38%) Risk Management
12 17 (10.83%) SOA
13 16 (10.19%) OO
Programming Languages
1 108 (68.79%) Java
2 63 (40.13%) SQL
3 58 (36.94%) JavaScript
4 52 (33.12%) C#
5 31 (19.75%) XQuery
6 19 (12.10%) PHP
7 13 (8.28%) PL/SQL
8 12 (7.64%) VB.NET
9 11 (7.01%) Shell Script
9 11 (7.01%) Objective-C
9 11 (7.01%) T-SQL
10 10 (6.37%) C++
10 10 (6.37%) ActionScript
11 6 (3.82%) Perl
12 3 (1.91%) C
13 2 (1.27%) Python
13 2 (1.27%) Ruby
14 1 (0.64%) PHP5
14 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (28.66%) Degree
2 21 (13.38%) Brainbench
3 11 (7.01%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.27%) OCA
4 2 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.64%) MCSD
5 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.64%) PMP
5 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.74%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) RosettaNet
2 1 (0.64%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (38.22%) Oracle
2 25 (15.92%) Microsoft
3 16 (10.19%) Sybase
4 11 (7.01%) Sun
5 5 (3.18%) Perforce
6 4 (2.55%) VMware
6 4 (2.55%) Wall Street Systems
6 4 (2.55%) Solace
7 3 (1.91%) Quark
7 3 (1.91%) SAP
7 3 (1.91%) IBM
8 2 (1.27%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.27%) Informatica
8 2 (1.27%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.64%) Sencha
9 1 (0.64%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.64%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.64%) Remedy
9 1 (0.64%) Hyland
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Kainos
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago