The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 107 126 108
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Permanent jobs citing XPath 4 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.27% 0.11% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.17% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 18
Average salary - £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +0.66%
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 Oxfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
743 1152 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 49.53% 64.18% 59.85%
Number of salaries quoted 650 1027 1029
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

XPath
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

XPath Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) RDF
1 8 (100.00%) SPARQL
1 8 (100.00%) REST
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) SOAP
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (50.00%) XML-RPC
3 4 (50.00%) Web Design
3 4 (50.00%) CruiseControl
3 4 (50.00%) Subversion
3 4 (50.00%) Text Mining
3 4 (50.00%) Content Management
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) XQuery
3 4 (50.00%) SPSS
3 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 4 (50.00%) XSLT
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Apache
3 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (50.00%) RSS
3 4 (50.00%) LDAP
3 4 (50.00%) SOA
3 4 (50.00%) Data Mining
3 4 (50.00%) XML Schema
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (50.00%) Apache
1 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (50.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
1 4 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (50.00%) Text Mining
1 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (50.00%) HBase
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
1 4 (50.00%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
1 4 (50.00%) Maven
1 4 (50.00%) Ant
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) WATIR
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Web Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) XML Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Principal Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) REST
2 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) JSP
3 4 (50.00%) Servlets
3 4 (50.00%) XSLT
3 4 (50.00%) RSS
3 4 (50.00%) XML Schema
3 4 (50.00%) XML-RPC
3 4 (50.00%) Zend Framework
3 4 (50.00%) JNDI
3 4 (50.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Taxonomies
1 4 (50.00%) Ontologies
1 4 (50.00%) Semantic Web
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
1 4 (50.00%) Linked Data
1 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) RDF
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Web Design
3 4 (50.00%) SOA
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 4 (50.00%) Content Management
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SPARQL
2 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (50.00%) R
2 4 (50.00%) XQuery
2 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Zend
Oxfordshire
Ricardo-AEA
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