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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 419 429 427
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing XPath 27 29 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.29% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 44
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.49% -1.11%
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
9964 10074 11077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 54.11% 48.38% 48.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8909 8649 9550
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing XPath as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +9 11 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £50,000 -
Berkshire +9 5 £42,500 +97.67% 1
East Sussex -11 3 - -
Surrey +25 2 £23,500 -41.25%
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing XPath also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for XPath.

1 54 (73.97%) XML
2 53 (72.60%) HTML
2 53 (72.60%) JavaScript
3 49 (67.12%) HTML5
4 48 (65.75%) XSLT
5 47 (64.38%) CSS
5 47 (64.38%) Web Development
6 46 (63.01%) SOA
7 42 (57.53%) .NET
8 38 (52.05%) Web Services
9 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
10 34 (46.58%) SOAP
10 34 (46.58%) SQL
10 34 (46.58%) .NET Framework
10 34 (46.58%) Finance
11 30 (41.10%) MVC
12 27 (36.99%) PHP
13 26 (35.62%) C#
13 26 (35.62%) Visual Studio
13 26 (35.62%) ASP.NET
13 26 (35.62%) TDD
13 26 (35.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (35.62%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (35.62%) WCF
13 26 (35.62%) LINQ
13 26 (35.62%) jQuery
13 26 (35.62%) Entity Framework
13 26 (35.62%) AngularJS
14 25 (34.25%) Responsive Web Design
14 25 (34.25%) Twitter Bootstrap

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (24.66%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (10.96%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (10.96%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.37%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.37%) Jetty
4 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (15.07%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (10.96%) BusinessWorks
1 8 (10.96%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (1.37%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) HTTP
2 1 (1.37%) FTP
2 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) LDAP
2 1 (1.37%) SSL
2 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.03%) MySQL
2 17 (23.29%) Big Data
2 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.22%) DTS
3 6 (8.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.85%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.37%) BaseX
6 1 (1.37%) MarkLogic
6 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (35.62%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.74%) JUnit
4 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.37%) JIRA
4 1 (1.37%) Subversion
4 1 (1.37%) TestNG
4 1 (1.37%) XMLSpy
General
1 34 (46.58%) Finance
2 18 (24.66%) Music Industry
3 17 (23.29%) Games
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (87.67%) Developer
2 28 (38.36%) Web Developer
3 21 (28.77%) PHP Developer
4 18 (24.66%) PHP Web Developer
5 15 (20.55%) .NET Developer
6 13 (17.81%) C# Developer
7 12 (16.44%) Senior Developer
8 10 (13.70%) C# Web Developer
8 10 (13.70%) Senior PHP Developer
8 10 (13.70%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 10 (13.70%) Senior Web Developer
9 8 (10.96%) TIBCO Developer
10 7 (9.59%) Junior
11 6 (8.22%) Architect
11 6 (8.22%) Java Developer
11 6 (8.22%) Technical Architect
11 6 (8.22%) Workflow Developer
12 5 (6.85%) Junior PHP Web Developer
12 5 (6.85%) XML Developer
12 5 (6.85%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (73.97%) XML
2 53 (72.60%) HTML
3 49 (67.12%) HTML5
4 48 (65.75%) XSLT
5 47 (64.38%) CSS
6 42 (57.53%) .NET
7 38 (52.05%) Web Services
8 34 (46.58%) .NET Framework
8 34 (46.58%) SOAP
9 26 (35.62%) AngularJS
9 26 (35.62%) ASP.NET
9 26 (35.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (35.62%) Entity Framework
9 26 (35.62%) jQuery
9 26 (35.62%) LINQ
9 26 (35.62%) WCF
10 25 (34.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 25 (34.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (24.66%) CSS3
11 18 (24.66%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.88%) Analytical Skills
1 24 (32.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.37%) DataPower
3 1 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.51%) Linux
2 3 (4.11%) Unix
3 1 (1.37%) AIX
3 1 (1.37%) Solaris
3 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (64.38%) Web Development
2 46 (63.01%) SOA
3 30 (41.10%) MVC
4 26 (35.62%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (35.62%) TDD
5 25 (34.25%) Cross-Browser Development
5 25 (34.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 25 (34.25%) Software Engineering
5 25 (34.25%) Web Design
6 16 (21.92%) OOP
7 13 (17.81%) SOLID
8 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (15.07%) SDLC
9 8 (10.96%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (10.96%) Wealth Management
10 6 (8.22%) Analytics
10 6 (8.22%) CRM
10 6 (8.22%) EAI
10 6 (8.22%) Software Architecture
10 6 (8.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 53 (72.60%) JavaScript
2 34 (46.58%) SQL
3 27 (36.99%) PHP
4 26 (35.62%) C#
5 18 (24.66%) PHP 5
6 14 (19.18%) Java
7 6 (8.22%) VB
8 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.37%) Jython
9 1 (1.37%) Perl
9 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.37%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 24 (32.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) ISEB
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 18 (24.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.37%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.96%) TIBCO
3 5 (6.85%) SAP
4 4 (5.48%) MuleSoft
4 4 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle
5 2 (2.74%) Reuters
5 2 (2.74%) webMethods
6 1 (1.37%) CA
6 1 (1.37%) IBM
6 1 (1.37%) Software AG
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