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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 397 411 428
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +17
Permanent jobs citing XPath 43 53 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.52% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30 42 46
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
9470 10121 11377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.01% 48.97% 49.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8432 8681 9919
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 £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Buckinghamshire - 22 £50,000 -
Hampshire +15 11 £35,000 - 1
Berkshire +15 6 £40,000 -13.51%
East Sussex +2 4 £45,000 +2.27%
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 68 (85.00%) XML
2 62 (77.50%) HTML
2 62 (77.50%) JavaScript
3 54 (67.50%) SOA
4 52 (65.00%) HTML5
5 49 (61.25%) CSS
6 47 (58.75%) XSLT
6 47 (58.75%) .NET
7 45 (56.25%) SQL
8 43 (53.75%) Web Services
8 43 (53.75%) Web Development
9 40 (50.00%) SOAP
10 38 (47.50%) Finance
11 37 (46.25%) Microsoft
11 37 (46.25%) .NET Framework
12 34 (42.50%) AngularJS
13 32 (40.00%) Computer Science
14 30 (37.50%) Software Engineering
15 29 (36.25%) MVC
15 29 (36.25%) jQuery
16 28 (35.00%) Java
17 27 (33.75%) Degree
18 26 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
18 26 (32.50%) WCF
18 26 (32.50%) LINQ
18 26 (32.50%) Responsive Web Design
18 26 (32.50%) Entity Framework
18 26 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
18 26 (32.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 26 (32.50%) ASP.NET Web API

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 13 (16.25%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (7.50%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.25%) Apache Solr
5 4 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.75%) Jetty
7 2 (2.50%) Apache
7 2 (2.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 12 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 12 (15.00%) MS Office
2 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (13.75%) BusinessWorks
1 11 (13.75%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) HTTP
2 5 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.25%) Internet
3 1 (1.25%) SNMP
3 1 (1.25%) SSH
3 1 (1.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.50%) MySQL
3 13 (16.25%) Big Data
4 10 (12.50%) DTS
4 10 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.75%) BaseX
6 3 (3.75%) MarkLogic
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.75%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.75%) SQLite
7 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 26 (32.50%) Visual Studio
2 11 (13.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.50%) Subversion
4 4 (5.00%) JUnit
5 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.75%) Maven
5 3 (3.75%) TestNG
6 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.25%) JIRA
6 1 (1.25%) XMLSpy
General
1 38 (47.50%) Finance
2 11 (13.75%) Games
2 11 (13.75%) Music Industry
3 2 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (81.25%) Developer
2 22 (27.50%) Web Developer
3 16 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 14 (17.50%) PHP Developer
5 11 (13.75%) C# Developer
5 11 (13.75%) PHP Web Developer
5 11 (13.75%) TIBCO Developer
6 10 (12.50%) Architect
6 10 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
7 9 (11.25%) Technical Architect
7 9 (11.25%) Workflow Developer
8 8 (10.00%) IT Architect
8 8 (10.00%) Senior Developer
9 7 (8.75%) Java Developer
10 6 (7.50%) Software Developer
11 5 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (6.25%) Graduate Software Developer
11 5 (6.25%) Junior
11 5 (6.25%) Junior Developer
11 5 (6.25%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (85.00%) XML
2 62 (77.50%) HTML
3 52 (65.00%) HTML5
4 49 (61.25%) CSS
5 47 (58.75%) .NET
5 47 (58.75%) XSLT
6 43 (53.75%) Web Services
7 40 (50.00%) SOAP
8 37 (46.25%) .NET Framework
9 34 (42.50%) AngularJS
10 29 (36.25%) jQuery
11 26 (32.50%) ASP.NET
11 26 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (32.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 26 (32.50%) Entity Framework
11 26 (32.50%) LINQ
11 26 (32.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 26 (32.50%) WCF
12 16 (20.00%) CSS3
13 11 (13.75%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 32 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 17 (21.25%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.00%) Data Structures
4 5 (6.25%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.75%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.25%) CMDB
7 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.25%) Linux
2 7 (8.75%) Unix
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (3.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (67.50%) SOA
2 43 (53.75%) Web Development
3 30 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 29 (36.25%) MVC
5 26 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (32.50%) Cross-Browser Development
5 26 (32.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 26 (32.50%) TDD
5 26 (32.50%) Web Design
6 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (18.75%) Analytics
7 13 (16.25%) SDLC
8 11 (13.75%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (13.75%) Wealth Management
9 10 (12.50%) CRM
9 10 (12.50%) EAI
9 10 (12.50%) ERP
9 10 (12.50%) Software Architecture
10 9 (11.25%) OOP
10 9 (11.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 62 (77.50%) JavaScript
2 45 (56.25%) SQL
3 28 (35.00%) Java
4 26 (32.50%) C#
5 24 (30.00%) PHP
6 11 (13.75%) PHP 5
7 10 (12.50%) VB
8 8 (10.00%) XQuery
9 5 (6.25%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.50%) Perl
11 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.25%) Python
11 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (33.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (13.75%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.25%) Netcool
2 1 (1.25%) TADDM
2 1 (1.25%) WMI
Vendors
1 37 (46.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.00%) Oracle
3 11 (13.75%) TIBCO
4 3 (3.75%) SAP
5 2 (2.50%) iRise
5 2 (2.50%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.50%) webMethods
6 1 (1.25%) Software AG
6 1 (1.25%) VMware
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago