The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 142 148 126
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Permanent jobs citing XPath 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.039% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.096% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
XPath
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
744 1038 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.52% 40.39% 44.57%
Number of salaries quoted 584 843 825
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

XPath
Salary Trend in Reading

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

XPath Salary Trend in Reading

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 23 (100.00%) XML
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (91.30%) SQL
3 19 (82.61%) BizTalk Server
3 19 (82.61%) Web Testing
3 19 (82.61%) SC Cleared
3 19 (82.61%) Security Cleared
3 19 (82.61%) Automation Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) Web Services
4 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
4 4 (17.39%) Linux
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
4 4 (17.39%) RESTful
5 2 (8.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (8.70%) JBehave
5 2 (8.70%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) Website Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) HTML5
5 2 (8.70%) Puppet
5 2 (8.70%) REST
5 2 (8.70%) MSBuild
5 2 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (8.70%) MarkLogic
5 2 (8.70%) Artifactory
5 2 (8.70%) Multithreading

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 19 (82.61%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
1 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) JBehave
2 2 (8.70%) MSBuild
2 2 (8.70%) Artifactory
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) AnthillPro
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.70%) Advertising
1 2 (8.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
1 11 (47.83%) Test Analyst
1 11 (47.83%) Senior Analyst
1 11 (47.83%) Senior Test Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Test Consultant
2 8 (34.78%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate
5 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (17.39%) RESTful
2 4 (17.39%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (8.70%) HTML5
3 2 (8.70%) REST
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) J2EE
3 2 (8.70%) JDBC
3 2 (8.70%) JSP
3 2 (8.70%) XSD
3 2 (8.70%) XSLT
3 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.70%) WinForms
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
3 2 (8.70%) Ajax
3 2 (8.70%) .NET Remoting
3 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) MPEG
1 2 (8.70%) Device Driver
1 2 (8.70%) Open Source
1 2 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) VMS
2 2 (8.70%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) Web Testing
2 19 (82.61%) Automation Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
4 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
4 2 (8.70%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.70%) Code Coverage
4 2 (8.70%) Workflow
4 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
4 2 (8.70%) Website Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Information Retrieval
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) Ruby
3 2 (8.70%) Groovy
3 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.70%) VBScript
3 2 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) XQuery
3 2 (8.70%) C
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) SC Cleared
1 19 (82.61%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
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