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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 145 148 125
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Permanent jobs citing XPath 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.039% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 0.096% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +6.49%
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
736 1045 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.07% 40.61% 45.18%
Number of salaries quoted 577 872 810
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,400 £28,500
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 27 November 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 26 (100.00%) XML
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (96.15%) SQL
3 23 (88.46%) BizTalk Server
3 23 (88.46%) Web Testing
3 23 (88.46%) SC Cleared
3 23 (88.46%) Security Cleared
3 23 (88.46%) Automation Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
4 3 (11.54%) Linux
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 3 (11.54%) Scrum
4 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
4 3 (11.54%) RESTful
5 2 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 2 (7.69%) HTML5
5 2 (7.69%) REST
5 2 (7.69%) MSBuild
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 2 (7.69%) C
5 2 (7.69%) C#

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 23 (88.46%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) MarkLogic
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) MSBuild
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) AnthillPro
3 1 (3.85%) Artifactory
3 1 (3.85%) JBehave
General
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.69%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
1 14 (53.85%) Test Analyst
1 14 (53.85%) Senior Analyst
1 14 (53.85%) Senior Test Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Test Consultant
2 9 (34.62%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Graduate
5 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.85%) C++ Developer
5 1 (3.85%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (11.54%) RESTful
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) WinForms
3 2 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (7.69%) HTML5
3 2 (7.69%) REST
3 2 (7.69%) XSD
3 2 (7.69%) XSLT
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) .NET Remoting
3 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.69%) WCF
3 2 (7.69%) WPF
3 2 (7.69%) WF
3 2 (7.69%) Silverlight
4 1 (3.85%) FreeMarker
4 1 (3.85%) Taglibs
4 1 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) MPEG
1 2 (7.69%) Device Driver
1 2 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (88.46%) Web Testing
2 23 (88.46%) Automation Testing
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (11.54%) Scrum
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) OO
4 2 (7.69%) Code Coverage
4 2 (7.69%) Workflow
4 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) Information Retrieval
5 1 (3.85%) Website Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.85%) TDD
5 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
2 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.69%) C
3 2 (7.69%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) VBScript
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) XQuery
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 23 (88.46%) SC Cleared
1 23 (88.46%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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