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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 507 464 522
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +58
Permanent jobs citing XPath 115 183 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.40% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 0.74% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 99 159 88
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £42,000 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.97%
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
22707 24806 26167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 50.94% 54.43% 54.42%
Number of salaries quoted 19709 21098 23014
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 £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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 -10 23 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Bromley - 4 £32,500 -
Docklands, London - 2 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £62,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £57,500 -
Croydon - 1 £57,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £55,000 -
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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.

1 213 (95.09%) XML
2 130 (58.04%) Java
3 121 (54.02%) SQL
4 100 (44.64%) XSLT
5 99 (44.20%) Web Services
6 91 (40.63%) C#
7 88 (39.29%) .NET
8 80 (35.71%) SQL Server
9 66 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
10 65 (29.02%) Continuous Integration
11 58 (25.89%) Spring
12 55 (24.55%) JavaScript
13 53 (23.66%) Maven
14 50 (22.32%) Degree
15 49 (21.88%) SOAP
16 48 (21.43%) OO
16 48 (21.43%) Scrum
17 47 (20.98%) SOA
18 41 (18.30%) XSD
18 41 (18.30%) WCF
19 40 (17.86%) CSS
20 39 (17.41%) JMS
20 39 (17.41%) REST
21 38 (16.96%) ASP.NET
21 38 (16.96%) Windows
21 38 (16.96%) SQL Server 2008
22 37 (16.52%) Oracle
22 37 (16.52%) Publishing
23 36 (16.07%) T-SQL
23 36 (16.07%) Microsoft

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 26 (11.61%) SharePoint
1 26 (11.61%) JBoss
2 25 (11.16%) Apache
3 23 (10.27%) Jetty
3 23 (10.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 19 (8.48%) Tomcat
5 14 (6.25%) CMS
5 14 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
6 12 (5.36%) Liferay
6 12 (5.36%) Magnolia
7 11 (4.91%) Adobe CQ
8 10 (4.46%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (4.02%) WebLogic
10 8 (3.57%) IIS
11 6 (2.68%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (1.34%) Apache Solr
12 3 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.89%) WordPress
13 2 (0.89%) GlassFish
Applications
1 13 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.79%) MS Office
3 2 (0.89%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.89%) XMetaL
3 2 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (2.68%) LatentZero
2 4 (1.79%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.45%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.45%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.46%) HTTP
1 10 (4.46%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.57%) Internet
3 6 (2.68%) FTP
3 6 (2.68%) Firewall
4 5 (2.23%) Kerberos
4 5 (2.23%) Network Security
5 4 (1.79%) DNS
6 3 (1.34%) SAN
6 3 (1.34%) LAN
6 3 (1.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 38 (16.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (16.07%) Relational Database
4 34 (15.18%) MarkLogic
5 32 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 31 (13.84%) NoSQL
7 28 (12.50%) MySQL
8 24 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (10.71%) Big Data
9 18 (8.04%) RDBMS
10 11 (4.91%) Oracle Database
11 10 (4.46%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (2.23%) MongoDB
14 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (1.79%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 4 (1.79%) Oracle9i Database
14 4 (1.79%) DB2
15 2 (0.89%) SQLite
16 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 53 (23.66%) Maven
2 35 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 35 (15.63%) JUnit
3 31 (13.84%) Subversion
4 25 (11.16%) Jenkins
5 24 (10.71%) Hudson
6 23 (10.27%) Mockito
7 18 (8.04%) Selenium
7 18 (8.04%) Cucumber
8 15 (6.70%) NUnit
8 15 (6.70%) Eclipse
8 15 (6.70%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 12 (5.36%) JIRA
10 10 (4.46%) TeamCity
11 8 (3.57%) Visual Studio
12 7 (3.13%) Ant
12 7 (3.13%) SoapUI
13 5 (2.23%) NetBeans
13 5 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (1.79%) Redmine
General
1 37 (16.52%) Publishing
2 23 (10.27%) Banking
2 23 (10.27%) Telecoms
2 23 (10.27%) Finance
3 18 (8.04%) Legal
4 17 (7.59%) Law
5 13 (5.80%) Retail
6 6 (2.68%) Front Office
6 6 (2.68%) Back Office
7 3 (1.34%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.34%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (1.34%) Games
8 2 (0.89%) Online Betting
8 2 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.89%) Billing
9 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 125 (55.80%) Developer
2 57 (25.45%) Java Developer
3 39 (17.41%) Senior Developer
4 38 (16.96%) Architect
5 31 (13.84%) Technical Architect
6 20 (8.93%) Applications Developer
7 17 (7.59%) Analyst
8 14 (6.25%) Web Developer
9 12 (5.36%) Senior Applications Developer
10 11 (4.91%) Applications Support
10 11 (4.91%) Team Leader
10 11 (4.91%) Development Team Leader
10 11 (4.91%) Java Team Leader
10 11 (4.91%) Senior Java Developer
10 11 (4.91%) Web Team Leader
10 11 (4.91%) Senior Architect
11 9 (4.02%) Systems Analyst
11 9 (4.02%) Consultant
11 9 (4.02%) Technology Consultant
12 8 (3.57%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (95.09%) XML
2 100 (44.64%) XSLT
3 99 (44.20%) Web Services
4 88 (39.29%) .NET
5 58 (25.89%) Spring
6 49 (21.88%) SOAP
7 41 (18.30%) XSD
7 41 (18.30%) WCF
8 40 (17.86%) CSS
9 39 (17.41%) JMS
9 39 (17.41%) REST
10 38 (16.96%) ASP.NET
11 36 (16.07%) Ajax
12 35 (15.63%) XSL
13 32 (14.29%) Struts
14 30 (13.39%) jQuery
15 29 (12.95%) Java SE
16 27 (12.05%) Java EE
17 24 (10.71%) HTML
18 23 (10.27%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 19 (8.48%) N-Tier
3 17 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (5.80%) Client/Server
6 12 (5.36%) Inversion of Control
7 10 (4.46%) Hedge funds
8 8 (3.57%) Semantic Web
8 8 (3.57%) Ontologies
8 8 (3.57%) Mainframe
9 7 (3.13%) Mathematics
9 7 (3.13%) Digital Media
10 5 (2.23%) Derivative
10 5 (2.23%) Cryptography
10 5 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.79%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.79%) Data Conversion
11 4 (1.79%) NHS
11 4 (1.79%) Blackberry
12 3 (1.34%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.96%) Windows
2 27 (12.05%) Linux
2 27 (12.05%) UNIX
3 8 (3.57%) AIX
4 7 (3.13%) Android
5 6 (2.68%) Windows Phone
5 6 (2.68%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.68%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (29.02%) Continuous Integration
3 48 (21.43%) OO
3 48 (21.43%) Scrum
4 47 (20.98%) SOA
5 36 (16.07%) Mentoring
6 34 (15.18%) MVC
7 33 (14.73%) Workflow
8 27 (12.05%) TDD
9 26 (11.61%) Technical Architecture
10 24 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
11 22 (9.82%) Web Development
11 22 (9.82%) E-Commerce
12 20 (8.93%) Software Engineering
13 18 (8.04%) Data Transformation
14 17 (7.59%) Performance Tuning
15 16 (7.14%) BDD
15 16 (7.14%) Asset Management
16 15 (6.70%) Project Management
16 15 (6.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 130 (58.04%) Java
2 121 (54.02%) SQL
3 91 (40.63%) C#
4 55 (24.55%) JavaScript
5 36 (16.07%) T-SQL
5 36 (16.07%) XQuery
6 30 (13.39%) VB.NET
7 26 (11.61%) VBA
8 20 (8.93%) PHP
9 17 (7.59%) VB
10 8 (3.57%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.57%) C++
10 8 (3.57%) Perl
11 7 (3.13%) Scala
12 5 (2.23%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.23%) Python
12 5 (2.23%) SPARQL
13 4 (1.79%) VBScript
13 4 (1.79%) LotusScript
14 3 (1.34%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 50 (22.32%) Degree
2 9 (4.02%) Brainbench
3 8 (3.57%) Sun Certification
4 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (1.79%) MCSD
4 4 (1.79%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.68%) QA
System Software
1 11 (4.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (16.52%) Oracle
2 36 (16.07%) Microsoft
3 25 (11.16%) Google
4 17 (7.59%) HP
5 8 (3.57%) Sun
5 8 (3.57%) webMethods
5 8 (3.57%) Software AG
5 8 (3.57%) Cognizant
6 7 (3.13%) Nokia
6 7 (3.13%) Siemens
6 7 (3.13%) Cerillion
6 7 (3.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 6 (2.68%) Fidessa
7 6 (2.68%) TIBCO
7 6 (2.68%) Charles River
8 5 (2.23%) VMware
8 5 (2.23%) Sybase
9 3 (1.34%) Perforce
9 3 (1.34%) Informatica
9 3 (1.34%) IBM
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + corporate benefits & bonus
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