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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 143 137 118
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Permanent jobs citing XPath 2 1 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.080% 0.047% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.12% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 12
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.89%
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
976 846 1189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.21% 39.83% 50.15%
Number of salaries quoted 848 727 1070
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 17 April 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 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Delphi
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) GWT
2 1 (33.33%) Firebug
2 1 (33.33%) DataPower
2 1 (33.33%) Regular Expression
2 1 (33.33%) Redmine
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) XSL
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) XML Schema

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Firebug
1 1 (33.33%) Redmine
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) XSL
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) GWT
2 1 (33.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
1 1 (33.33%) HACMP
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) Delphi
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Google