The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 384 393 351
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -42
Permanent jobs citing XPath 54 49 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.21% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.43% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 43 46 75
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
XPath
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10087 11325 11069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.96% 49.63% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8653 9856 9737
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XPath across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

XPath
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XPath across the South East region.

XPath Salary Trend in the South East

XPath
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XPath across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

XPath Salary Histogram in the South East

XPath
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex +14 24 £44,000 -7.36% 3
Surrey +29 10 £42,500 -37.03%
Hampshire -14 7 £35,000 - 1
Sussex - 7 £57,500 -
Berkshire +7 6 £46,250 -2.63%
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 78 (86.67%) XML
2 67 (74.44%) SQL
3 61 (67.78%) HTML
3 61 (67.78%) Java
4 50 (55.56%) Subversion
5 49 (54.44%) JavaScript
6 43 (47.78%) Web Services
6 43 (47.78%) XQuery
7 42 (46.67%) Linux
8 41 (45.56%) XSLT
9 37 (41.11%) SQL Server
9 37 (41.11%) Maven
10 36 (40.00%) UNIX
11 33 (36.67%) Tomcat
12 32 (35.56%) CSS
13 30 (33.33%) Oracle
13 30 (33.33%) SOA
14 29 (32.22%) Spring
14 29 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (28.89%) Degree
15 26 (28.89%) SOAP
16 25 (27.78%) C#
17 23 (25.56%) Hibernate
17 23 (25.56%) Git (software)
18 22 (24.44%) .NET
18 22 (24.44%) J2EE
18 22 (24.44%) Windows
19 20 (22.22%) OO
19 20 (22.22%) XML Schema
19 20 (22.22%) Computer Science

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 33 (36.67%) Tomcat
2 15 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 11 (12.22%) Apache Solr
4 8 (8.89%) Jetty
4 8 (8.89%) Apache
4 8 (8.89%) JBoss
5 7 (7.78%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (5.56%) WebLogic
7 4 (4.44%) Liferay
7 4 (4.44%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (4.44%) Apache Spark
7 4 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (3.33%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.11%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.44%) HTTP
2 4 (4.44%) LDAP
3 3 (3.33%) Internet
3 3 (3.33%) SSL
3 3 (3.33%) FTP
3 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (41.11%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.78%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (15.56%) MySQL
4 10 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 9 (10.00%) MarkLogic
5 9 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 8 (8.89%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (8.89%) Hadoop
6 8 (8.89%) Oracle ODI
7 7 (7.78%) BaseX
7 7 (7.78%) SQLite
8 6 (6.67%) Redis
9 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
9 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (4.44%) Big Data
10 4 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (4.44%) NoSQL
11 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (2.22%) DTS
Development Applications
1 50 (55.56%) Subversion
2 37 (41.11%) Maven
3 23 (25.56%) Git (software)
4 16 (17.78%) Eclipse
5 14 (15.56%) Jenkins
6 13 (14.44%) Ant
7 10 (11.11%) Selenium
7 10 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
8 9 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (8.89%) TestNG
9 8 (8.89%) IntelliJ
10 6 (6.67%) WebDriver
10 6 (6.67%) SoapUI
11 4 (4.44%) JBehave
11 4 (4.44%) Log4j
12 3 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (3.33%) Firebug
13 2 (2.22%) AnthillPro
13 2 (2.22%) JMeter
13 2 (2.22%) Robotium
General
1 14 (15.56%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Publishing
3 5 (5.56%) Electronics
4 4 (4.44%) Retail
5 3 (3.33%) Advertising
6 2 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (55.56%) Developer
2 27 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 20 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 17 (18.89%) Senior Java Developer
4 17 (18.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 13 (14.44%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 9 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 8 (8.89%) Test Leader
7 8 (8.89%) Architect
8 7 (7.78%) Software Engineer
8 7 (7.78%) Technical Project Manager
8 7 (7.78%) Project Manager
8 7 (7.78%) Oracle Project Manager
8 7 (7.78%) Technical Manager
8 7 (7.78%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
8 7 (7.78%) Agile Project Manager
9 6 (6.67%) Software Architect
9 6 (6.67%) Web Developer
9 6 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (5.56%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (86.67%) XML
2 61 (67.78%) HTML
3 43 (47.78%) Web Services
4 41 (45.56%) XSLT
5 32 (35.56%) CSS
6 29 (32.22%) Spring
7 26 (28.89%) SOAP
8 23 (25.56%) Hibernate
9 22 (24.44%) .NET
9 22 (24.44%) J2EE
10 20 (22.22%) XML Schema
11 19 (21.11%) Ajax
12 18 (20.00%) jQuery
13 17 (18.89%) JPA
14 16 (17.78%) JSP
15 14 (15.56%) HTML5
16 13 (14.44%) Java EE
17 12 (13.33%) Servlets
18 11 (12.22%) Lucene
19 10 (11.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 15 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 14 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (15.56%) Data Structures
3 14 (15.56%) Visualisation
4 13 (14.44%) Social Media
5 8 (8.89%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (7.78%) Algorithms
6 7 (7.78%) Client/Server
7 5 (5.56%) PDA
8 4 (4.44%) N-Tier
9 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
9 3 (3.33%) ASTM
9 3 (3.33%) HACMP
9 3 (3.33%) PKI
9 3 (3.33%) DataPower
10 2 (2.22%) Open Source
10 2 (2.22%) Smartphone
10 2 (2.22%) Digital Media
11 1 (1.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 42 (46.67%) Linux
2 36 (40.00%) UNIX
3 22 (24.44%) Windows
4 12 (13.33%) Android
5 7 (7.78%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.33%) AIX
6 3 (3.33%) Solaris
7 2 (2.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.33%) SOA
2 29 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (22.22%) OO
4 18 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 16 (17.78%) Web Development
5 16 (17.78%) Release Management
6 14 (15.56%) Software Engineering
6 14 (15.56%) TOGAF
6 14 (15.56%) Project Management
7 13 (14.44%) MVC
8 12 (13.33%) Automated Testing
9 11 (12.22%) Scrum
9 11 (12.22%) Refactoring
10 10 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
11 9 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
11 9 (10.00%) Data Modelling
11 9 (10.00%) Test Automation
12 8 (8.89%) Waterfall
13 7 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (7.78%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 67 (74.44%) SQL
2 61 (67.78%) Java
3 49 (54.44%) JavaScript
4 43 (47.78%) XQuery
5 25 (27.78%) C#
6 18 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 16 (17.78%) Perl
8 13 (14.44%) Groovy
9 11 (12.22%) Ruby
10 10 (11.11%) VB.NET
11 9 (10.00%) Scala
12 8 (8.89%) VB
12 8 (8.89%) Shell Script
13 7 (7.78%) PHP
14 6 (6.67%) PHP5
14 6 (6.67%) VB6
14 6 (6.67%) COBOL
14 6 (6.67%) T-SQL
15 5 (5.56%) Python
16 4 (4.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (28.89%) Degree
2 6 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 6 (6.67%) ISEB
2 6 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
1 3 (3.33%) HL7
2 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.33%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.22%) Puppet
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (33.33%) Oracle
2 14 (15.56%) iRise
3 4 (4.44%) VMware
4 3 (3.33%) IBM
4 3 (3.33%) Remedy
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kent
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, Global Travel
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Amersham
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £40k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago