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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 138 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing XPath 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.25% 0.084% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
819 913 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.18% 38.33% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 697 806 712
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 May 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) Web Services
3 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 8 (66.67%) SOA
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Spring
4 6 (50.00%) Subversion
4 6 (50.00%) Ajax
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (50.00%) HTML5
4 6 (50.00%) REST
4 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (50.00%) XSD
4 6 (50.00%) XSL
4 6 (50.00%) XSLT
4 6 (50.00%) UNIX
4 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (50.00%) JSP
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) J2EE
4 6 (50.00%) MySQL
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) XQuery
4 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (33.33%) VMware

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 4 (33.33%) JBoss
2 4 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (33.33%) Liferay
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (16.67%) Apache
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 4 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (16.67%) MarkLogic
3 2 (16.67%) DB2
3 2 (16.67%) DTS
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Subversion
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) Log4j
2 4 (33.33%) JBehave
2 4 (33.33%) Maven
2 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 4 (33.33%) Ant
2 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (16.67%) JMeter
3 2 (16.67%) AnthillPro
3 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 2 (16.67%) Robotium
3 2 (16.67%) Artifactory
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior J2EE Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (83.33%) Web Services
3 8 (66.67%) Spring
4 6 (50.00%) Ajax
4 6 (50.00%) XSD
4 6 (50.00%) XSL
4 6 (50.00%) XSLT
4 6 (50.00%) JSP
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) J2EE
4 6 (50.00%) HTML5
4 6 (50.00%) REST
4 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (33.33%) jQuery
5 4 (33.33%) Spring Integration
5 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (33.33%) EJB
5 4 (33.33%) Servlets
5 4 (33.33%) Struts
5 4 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 4 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) UNIX
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) VMS
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) SOA
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) System Testing
3 4 (33.33%) B2B
3 4 (33.33%) B2C
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) UML
3 4 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Use Case
3 4 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Website Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
4 6 (50.00%) XQuery
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) VBScript
5 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) Groovy
6 2 (16.67%) Ruby
6 2 (16.67%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
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