The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XPath (XML Path Language)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 102 138 139
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +1
Permanent jobs citing XPath 3 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.24% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.79% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 5
Median salary £31,500 £75,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-58.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +8.23%

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
628 889 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 50.24% 42.41% 34.11%
Number of salaries quoted 516 796 679
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing XPath as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing XPath also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for XPath.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) WSE
1 3 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Perfmon
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OOP

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) OLAP
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) WSE
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WF
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Perfmon