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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 386 392 339
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -53
Permanent jobs citing XPath 56 43 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.20% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.42% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 46 35 72
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+9.45% -2.63%
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
10276 10331 11552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 46.85% 48.78% 50.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8603 9110 10308
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 September 2014.

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 September 2014. 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
Berkshire +16 20 £50,000 +44.92% 1
East Sussex - 17 £38,000 - 4
Hampshire -12 9 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Kent - 5 £48,750 -
Buckinghamshire +8 4 £50,000 +53.84%
Oxfordshire +3 1 £70,000 +100.00% 1
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 87 (79.09%) XML
2 72 (65.45%) SQL
3 61 (55.45%) HTML
4 60 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 58 (52.73%) XSLT
6 49 (44.55%) Java
7 46 (41.82%) XQuery
8 45 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (40.91%) CSS
9 42 (38.18%) C#
10 39 (35.45%) SQL Server
10 39 (35.45%) Tomcat
11 38 (34.55%) Subversion
11 38 (34.55%) Spring
12 37 (33.64%) Git (software)
13 32 (29.09%) Hibernate
13 32 (29.09%) .NET
14 31 (28.18%) jQuery
15 28 (25.45%) Degree
16 27 (24.55%) Ajax
16 27 (24.55%) Linux
17 26 (23.64%) MVC
17 26 (23.64%) Web Services
18 24 (21.82%) Web Testing
18 24 (21.82%) SC Cleared
18 24 (21.82%) Security Cleared
18 24 (21.82%) Automation Testing
18 24 (21.82%) Windows
18 24 (21.82%) BizTalk Server
19 23 (20.91%) J2EE

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 39 (35.45%) Tomcat
2 24 (21.82%) BizTalk Server
3 23 (20.91%) Jetty
4 6 (5.45%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (3.64%) IIS
6 4 (3.64%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.64%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.82%) Apache
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.91%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.91%) HTTP
2 4 (3.64%) Internet
3 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (35.45%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.91%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.55%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.55%) MOLAP
5 5 (4.55%) ROLAP
6 4 (3.64%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.64%) Text Mining
6 4 (3.64%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.64%) Big Data
6 4 (3.64%) Triplestore
6 4 (3.64%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.64%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.64%) HBase
7 2 (1.82%) Star Schema
7 2 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (34.55%) Subversion
2 37 (33.64%) Git (software)
3 14 (12.73%) Maven
4 13 (11.82%) Ant
5 4 (3.64%) JUnit
5 4 (3.64%) CruiseControl
5 4 (3.64%) Hudson
6 3 (2.73%) Selenium
6 3 (2.73%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.82%) WATIR
7 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.82%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.91%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.91%) Mockito
8 1 (0.91%) jMock
8 1 (0.91%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.91%) InstallShield
General
1 9 (8.18%) Electronics
2 4 (3.64%) Marketing
3 2 (1.82%) Finance
3 2 (1.82%) Automotive
3 2 (1.82%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.91%) Publishing
4 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.91%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 74 (67.27%) Developer
2 33 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 27 (24.55%) Web Developer
4 25 (22.73%) Java Web Developer
5 22 (20.00%) Analyst
6 20 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 17 (15.45%) C# Developer
8 16 (14.55%) J2EE Developer
9 15 (13.64%) Test Analyst
9 15 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (12.73%) Senior Test Analyst
10 14 (12.73%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (10.91%) Senior Developer
12 10 (9.09%) Consultant
12 10 (9.09%) Software Developer
13 9 (8.18%) Test Consultant
14 7 (6.36%) SQL Developer
15 6 (5.45%) Technical Analyst
16 5 (4.55%) .NET Developer
16 5 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (79.09%) XML
2 61 (55.45%) HTML
3 58 (52.73%) XSLT
4 45 (40.91%) CSS
5 38 (34.55%) Spring
6 32 (29.09%) Hibernate
6 32 (29.09%) .NET
7 31 (28.18%) jQuery
8 27 (24.55%) Ajax
9 26 (23.64%) Web Services
10 23 (20.91%) J2EE
11 21 (19.09%) LINQ
12 20 (18.18%) JPA
13 16 (14.55%) SOAP
14 15 (13.64%) Servlets
14 15 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 14 (12.73%) Spring MVC
16 12 (10.91%) Java EE
17 9 (8.18%) JSON
17 9 (8.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.09%) Computer Science
2 17 (15.45%) PDA
3 15 (13.64%) Mobile App
4 13 (11.82%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.55%) Visualisation
7 4 (3.64%) Taxonomies
7 4 (3.64%) Ontologies
7 4 (3.64%) Semantic Web
7 4 (3.64%) Linked Data
8 3 (2.73%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.82%) W3C
9 2 (1.82%) Open Source
10 1 (0.91%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.91%) Kindle
10 1 (0.91%) MPEG
10 1 (0.91%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (24.55%) Linux
2 24 (21.82%) Windows
3 17 (15.45%) Android
4 15 (13.64%) UNIX
5 1 (0.91%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.64%) MVC
3 24 (21.82%) Web Testing
3 24 (21.82%) Automation Testing
4 17 (15.45%) Android Development
5 16 (14.55%) OO
6 10 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 9 (8.18%) Web Application Development
7 9 (8.18%) Scrum
8 7 (6.36%) SOA
8 7 (6.36%) TDD
9 6 (5.45%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.45%) Workflow
9 6 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (5.45%) Analytics
10 5 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (4.55%) BPMN
10 5 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (4.55%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 72 (65.45%) SQL
2 60 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 49 (44.55%) Java
4 46 (41.82%) XQuery
5 42 (38.18%) C#
6 13 (11.82%) Perl
7 9 (8.18%) Groovy
7 9 (8.18%) Ruby
7 9 (8.18%) Scala
7 9 (8.18%) PowerHouse
7 9 (8.18%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.45%) VB
9 5 (4.55%) VC++
10 4 (3.64%) SPARQL
11 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.91%) VB6
12 1 (0.91%) C++
12 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.91%) C
12 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (25.45%) Degree
2 24 (21.82%) SC Cleared
2 24 (21.82%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.73%) MCTS
3 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.18%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (6.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.45%) Oracle
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