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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 135 136 137
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing XPath 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.25% 0.090% 0.100%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 0.21% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £64,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
817 935 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.71% 41.93% 44.18%
Number of salaries quoted 701 799 775
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XPath across the Reading region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

XPath Salary Histogram in Reading

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 9 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) Web Services
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) SOA
4 5 (55.56%) Spring
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 4 (44.44%) REST
5 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) XSLT
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) XSD
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
6 3 (33.33%) JSP
6 3 (33.33%) XSL
6 3 (33.33%) UNIX
6 3 (33.33%) .NET
6 3 (33.33%) J2EE
6 3 (33.33%) MySQL
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) XQuery
6 3 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 3 (33.33%) RESTful

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 3 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) JBoss
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (11.11%) Liferay
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) DTS
3 2 (22.22%) DB2
3 2 (22.22%) MarkLogic
4 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (22.22%) JBehave
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Artifactory
3 2 (22.22%) AnthillPro
4 1 (11.11%) Ant
4 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (11.11%) Log4j
4 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 1 (11.11%) MSBuild
4 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) Spring
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 4 (44.44%) REST
4 4 (44.44%) XSLT
4 4 (44.44%) XSD
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) JSP
5 3 (33.33%) XSL
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) J2EE
5 3 (33.33%) RESTful
5 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
6 2 (22.22%) FreeMarker
6 2 (22.22%) Taglibs
6 2 (22.22%) EDI
6 2 (22.22%) SOAP
6 2 (22.22%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
2 1 (11.11%) MPEG
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) VMS
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) SOA
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Website Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) EAI
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Information Retrieval
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
5 3 (33.33%) XQuery
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby
6 2 (22.22%) Groovy
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) VBScript
6 2 (22.22%) VB
7 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 1 (11.11%) C
7 1 (11.11%) C#
7 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, United Kingdom
Yell
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 27 days ago