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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 108 126 109
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Permanent jobs citing XPath 7 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.46% 0.055% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.91% 0.083% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 18
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £35,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +6.57%
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
766 1208 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 50.39% 66.08% 61.55%
Number of salaries quoted 681 1064 1108
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 £27,850 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 November 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
Oxford - 1 £40,000 - 1
XPath
South East

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) REST
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) RDF
2 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) SPARQL
3 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) JSON
3 7 (63.64%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Apache
3 7 (63.64%) XML Schema
3 7 (63.64%) MySQL
3 7 (63.64%) SOAP
3 7 (63.64%) RSS
3 7 (63.64%) PHP
4 6 (54.55%) Open Source
4 6 (54.55%) Web Design
4 6 (54.55%) Content Management
5 5 (45.45%) Zend
5 5 (45.45%) Zend Framework
5 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
5 5 (45.45%) XML-RPC
5 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (45.45%) SPSS
5 5 (45.45%) MATLAB
5 5 (45.45%) LDAP
5 5 (45.45%) SOA
5 5 (45.45%) XSLT

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 7 (63.64%) Apache
2 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 4 (36.36%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (63.64%) MySQL
2 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
2 4 (36.36%) Text Mining
2 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
2 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
2 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
2 4 (36.36%) HBase
2 4 (36.36%) Big Data
2 4 (36.36%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) CruiseControl
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
1 4 (36.36%) Ant
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Hudson
2 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
2 2 (18.18%) JUnit
2 2 (18.18%) WATIR
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
1 7 (63.64%) XML Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Web Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Web Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Principal Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) REST
2 7 (63.64%) JSON
2 7 (63.64%) SOAP
2 7 (63.64%) RSS
2 7 (63.64%) XML Schema
3 5 (45.45%) XML-RPC
3 5 (45.45%) XSLT
3 5 (45.45%) Zend Framework
4 4 (36.36%) JNDI
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) JSP
4 4 (36.36%) Servlets
5 2 (18.18%) Spring
5 2 (18.18%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Open Source
2 4 (36.36%) Linked Data
2 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
2 4 (36.36%) Taxonomies
2 4 (36.36%) Ontologies
2 4 (36.36%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) RDF
1 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Web Design
3 6 (54.55%) Content Management
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
4 5 (45.45%) SOA
4 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (36.36%) Data Architecture
5 4 (36.36%) MapReduce
5 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Analytics
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
1 9 (81.82%) SPARQL
2 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
2 7 (63.64%) PHP
3 5 (45.45%) MATLAB
3 5 (45.45%) R
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Zend