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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 414 401 356
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -45
Permanent jobs citing XPath 29 43 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.19% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.39% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 74
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +35.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +21.62%
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
10019 11057 10817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.31% 48.82% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8610 9504 9481
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +33 16 £50,000 -
Hampshire 0 4 £47,500 +26.66%
Sussex - 3 £57,500 -
Berkshire -9 2 £21,500 -57.00%
Surrey - 2 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +8 1 - - 2
West Sussex - 1 £27,500 -
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 72 (86.75%) XML
2 69 (83.13%) SQL
3 57 (68.67%) Java
4 53 (63.86%) HTML
5 46 (55.42%) XQuery
6 43 (51.81%) Subversion
7 40 (48.19%) JavaScript
7 40 (48.19%) XSLT
8 35 (42.17%) Maven
9 33 (39.76%) SQL Server
10 30 (36.14%) Web Services
11 29 (34.94%) Linux
11 29 (34.94%) Oracle
12 27 (32.53%) UNIX
12 27 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (31.33%) C#
13 26 (31.33%) CSS
14 25 (30.12%) Tomcat
15 23 (27.71%) Degree
16 22 (26.51%) SOA
17 21 (25.30%) .NET
18 20 (24.10%) Computer Science
18 20 (24.10%) jQuery
19 19 (22.89%) Ajax
19 19 (22.89%) Lucene
19 19 (22.89%) Spring
19 19 (22.89%) Apache Solr
19 19 (22.89%) PL/SQL
19 19 (22.89%) SDLC
20 18 (21.69%) Hadoop

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (30.12%) Tomcat
2 19 (22.89%) Apache Solr
3 15 (18.07%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (18.07%) Apache
4 14 (16.87%) Apache Spark
5 12 (14.46%) WebSphere
6 5 (6.02%) Jetty
6 5 (6.02%) Liferay
6 5 (6.02%) WebLogic
7 4 (4.82%) JBoss
7 4 (4.82%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (4.82%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (3.61%) Node.js
9 1 (1.20%) CMS
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.20%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Sage Pay
2 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) HTTP
2 1 (1.20%) Internet
2 1 (1.20%) LDAP
2 1 (1.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (39.76%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.69%) Hadoop
3 17 (20.48%) Big Data
4 13 (15.66%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (12.05%) MySQL
5 10 (12.05%) MongoDB
6 9 (10.84%) Oracle Database
7 8 (9.64%) Oracle ODI
7 8 (9.64%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (7.23%) NoSQL
8 6 (7.23%) Redis
9 5 (6.02%) MarkLogic
9 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (6.02%) SQLite
9 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
9 5 (6.02%) BaseX
10 4 (4.82%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 43 (51.81%) Subversion
2 35 (42.17%) Maven
3 17 (20.48%) Git (software)
4 14 (16.87%) Ant
5 13 (15.66%) Eclipse
6 12 (14.46%) Jenkins
7 10 (12.05%) HP UFT
8 9 (10.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (9.64%) TestNG
9 8 (9.64%) IntelliJ
9 8 (9.64%) Selenium
10 6 (7.23%) WebDriver
11 5 (6.02%) Log4j
12 3 (3.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (3.61%) Firebug
13 2 (2.41%) JMeter
13 2 (2.41%) JUnit
13 2 (2.41%) JBehave
13 2 (2.41%) SoapUI
13 2 (2.41%) Robotium
General
1 10 (12.05%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Publishing
3 5 (6.02%) Electronics
4 4 (4.82%) Retail
5 2 (2.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (44.58%) Developer
2 18 (21.69%) Senior Developer
2 18 (21.69%) Java Developer
3 14 (16.87%) Data Analyst
3 14 (16.87%) Analyst
3 14 (16.87%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (14.46%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 12 (14.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Senior Data Analyst
5 9 (10.84%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (10.84%) C# Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Test Leader
7 7 (8.43%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
7 7 (8.43%) Agile Project Manager
7 7 (8.43%) Oracle Project Manager
7 7 (8.43%) Technical Project Manager
7 7 (8.43%) Project Manager
7 7 (8.43%) Technical Manager
8 6 (7.23%) Architect
8 6 (7.23%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (86.75%) XML
2 53 (63.86%) HTML
3 40 (48.19%) XSLT
4 30 (36.14%) Web Services
5 26 (31.33%) CSS
6 21 (25.30%) .NET
7 20 (24.10%) jQuery
8 19 (22.89%) Lucene
8 19 (22.89%) Spring
8 19 (22.89%) Ajax
9 17 (20.48%) Hibernate
10 16 (19.28%) XML Schema
10 16 (19.28%) SOAP
11 13 (15.66%) JSP
11 13 (15.66%) J2EE
11 13 (15.66%) JPA
12 12 (14.46%) HTML5
13 10 (12.05%) Spring MVC
14 9 (10.84%) Java EE
14 9 (10.84%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.10%) Computer Science
2 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (16.87%) Visualisation
4 13 (15.66%) Social Media
4 13 (15.66%) Mobile App
5 12 (14.46%) Data Structures
6 7 (8.43%) Client/Server
7 5 (6.02%) PDA
7 5 (6.02%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (4.82%) Algorithms
8 4 (4.82%) N-Tier
9 3 (3.61%) ASTM
10 2 (2.41%) Smartphone
10 2 (2.41%) Digital Media
11 1 (1.20%) Semantic Web
11 1 (1.20%) Replication
11 1 (1.20%) Clustering
11 1 (1.20%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.94%) Linux
2 27 (32.53%) UNIX
3 17 (20.48%) Windows
4 12 (14.46%) Android
5 7 (8.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.51%) SOA
3 19 (22.89%) SDLC
4 18 (21.69%) Asset Management
5 14 (16.87%) TOGAF
5 14 (16.87%) Release Management
5 14 (16.87%) Project Management
5 14 (16.87%) MVC
5 14 (16.87%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (16.87%) API Development
6 13 (15.66%) OO
6 13 (15.66%) Web Development
7 10 (12.05%) Automated Testing
8 9 (10.84%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.84%) OOA/OOD
8 9 (10.84%) Scrum
8 9 (10.84%) Test Automation
9 8 (9.64%) Waterfall
9 8 (9.64%) Knowledge Management
10 7 (8.43%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 69 (83.13%) SQL
2 57 (68.67%) Java
3 46 (55.42%) XQuery
4 40 (48.19%) JavaScript
5 26 (31.33%) C#
6 19 (22.89%) PL/SQL
7 10 (12.05%) Perl
7 10 (12.05%) Ruby
7 10 (12.05%) VB.NET
7 10 (12.05%) Groovy
8 8 (9.64%) Scala
9 6 (7.23%) VB
9 6 (7.23%) T-SQL
9 6 (7.23%) Shell Script
9 6 (7.23%) VB6
9 6 (7.23%) COBOL
10 5 (6.02%) Python
11 4 (4.82%) PHP
12 3 (3.61%) ANSI SQL
13 2 (2.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (27.71%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (7.23%) ISEB
2 6 (7.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
2 3 (3.61%) HL7
3 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.20%) Puppet
3 1 (1.20%) Ansible
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (34.94%) Oracle
2 14 (16.87%) iRise
3 4 (4.82%) VMware
4 1 (1.20%) Cognos
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
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