The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 125 135 112
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Permanent jobs citing XPath 13 1 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.55% 0.044% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.48% 0.12% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 23
Average salary £50,000 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.73% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
879 805 1129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 37.29% 35.54% 50.88%
Number of salaries quoted 734 716 1006
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XPath
Berkshire

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 25 July 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 14 (93.33%) XML
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (86.67%) Web Testing
2 13 (86.67%) SC Cleared
2 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 13 (86.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Korn
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Firebug
3 1 (6.67%) DataPower
3 1 (6.67%) Redmine
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (6.67%) HACMP
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) XSD
3 1 (6.67%) XSLT
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) LDAP
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) FTP
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) XML Schema

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 13 (86.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
1 1 (6.67%) FTP
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Firebug
1 1 (6.67%) Redmine
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Test Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Senior Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Test Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) XSD
2 1 (6.67%) XSLT
2 1 (6.67%) XML Schema
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
1 1 (6.67%) HACMP
1 1 (6.67%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Web Testing
1 13 (86.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) Korn
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) SC Cleared
1 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus 25 days holiday + pension + additional benefits
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