The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 393 336 333
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -3
Permanent jobs citing XPath 51 97 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.43% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 0.88% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 49 80 89
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11014 11071 11854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.63% 49.50% 50.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9544 9750 10569
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XPath
England

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 14 July 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 14 July 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
East Sussex -32 15 £50,000 +33.33%
Hampshire -13 13 £35,000 +14.75%
Berkshire - 12 £50,000 -
Kent -4 7 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire 0 4 £70,000 +100.00%
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 62 (71.26%) XML
2 61 (70.11%) XSLT
3 51 (58.62%) HTML
4 42 (48.28%) JavaScript
5 38 (43.68%) Java
5 38 (43.68%) SQL
5 38 (43.68%) C#
6 34 (39.08%) SQL Server
6 34 (39.08%) XQuery
7 33 (37.93%) .NET
8 31 (35.63%) CSS
8 31 (35.63%) Subversion
9 28 (32.18%) Git (software)
10 27 (31.03%) Spring
10 27 (31.03%) Ajax
11 26 (29.89%) Degree
12 24 (27.59%) Windows
13 23 (26.44%) Tomcat
14 22 (25.29%) Hibernate
14 22 (25.29%) Computer Science
14 22 (25.29%) LINQ
14 22 (25.29%) PDA
14 22 (25.29%) Android
14 22 (25.29%) Android Development
15 21 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 19 (21.84%) jQuery
16 19 (21.84%) Jetty
17 18 (20.69%) Web Services
18 14 (16.09%) Mobile App
18 14 (16.09%) Linux

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 23 (26.44%) Tomcat
2 19 (21.84%) Jetty
3 11 (12.64%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (10.34%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.60%) Apache Solr
7 3 (3.45%) CMS
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) SSL
2 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.30%) FTP
3 2 (2.30%) HTTP
4 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.15%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (39.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (9.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (9.20%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (8.05%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.60%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.60%) MOLAP
5 4 (4.60%) ROLAP
5 4 (4.60%) Text Mining
5 4 (4.60%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.60%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.60%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.60%) HBase
5 4 (4.60%) Big Data
5 4 (4.60%) Triplestore
6 2 (2.30%) MarkLogic
6 2 (2.30%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (35.63%) Subversion
2 28 (32.18%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.90%) JUnit
4 5 (5.75%) Maven
5 4 (4.60%) Ant
5 4 (4.60%) CruiseControl
5 4 (4.60%) Hudson
6 3 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.45%) Mockito
6 3 (3.45%) Selenium
6 3 (3.45%) jMock
7 2 (2.30%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.30%) WATIR
7 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.15%) JDeveloper
8 1 (1.15%) InstallShield
8 1 (1.15%) Redmine
8 1 (1.15%) Firebug
General
1 13 (14.94%) Electronics
2 5 (5.75%) Finance
3 3 (3.45%) Marketing
3 3 (3.45%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.30%) Automotive
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (71.26%) Developer
2 23 (26.44%) Java Developer
3 21 (24.14%) Web Developer
4 19 (21.84%) C# Developer
4 19 (21.84%) Java Web Developer
5 17 (19.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (14.94%) Software Developer
7 12 (13.79%) Analyst
8 11 (12.64%) J2EE Developer
8 11 (12.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 7 (8.05%) Test Analyst
10 6 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (6.90%) .NET Developer
10 6 (6.90%) Senior Test Analyst
10 6 (6.90%) SQL Developer
11 5 (5.75%) Administrator
11 5 (5.75%) Software Engineer
11 5 (5.75%) Consultant
11 5 (5.75%) WebSphere Administrator
12 4 (4.60%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (71.26%) XML
2 61 (70.11%) XSLT
3 51 (58.62%) HTML
4 33 (37.93%) .NET
5 31 (35.63%) CSS
6 27 (31.03%) Spring
6 27 (31.03%) Ajax
7 22 (25.29%) Hibernate
7 22 (25.29%) LINQ
8 21 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 19 (21.84%) jQuery
10 18 (20.69%) Web Services
11 14 (16.09%) J2EE
12 12 (13.79%) Servlets
13 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET
14 10 (11.49%) SOAP
14 10 (11.49%) JSON
15 8 (9.20%) .NET Framework
15 8 (9.20%) JPA
16 7 (8.05%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.29%) PDA
1 22 (25.29%) Computer Science
2 14 (16.09%) Mobile App
3 11 (12.64%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (5.75%) DataPower
5 4 (4.60%) Semantic Web
5 4 (4.60%) Visualisation
5 4 (4.60%) Taxonomies
5 4 (4.60%) Ontologies
5 4 (4.60%) Linked Data
6 3 (3.45%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.45%) W3C
7 2 (2.30%) Open Source
7 2 (2.30%) HACMP
8 1 (1.15%) Kindle
8 1 (1.15%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.59%) Windows
2 22 (25.29%) Android
3 14 (16.09%) Linux
4 4 (4.60%) UNIX
5 1 (1.15%) AIX
5 1 (1.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.29%) Android Development
2 13 (14.94%) OO
3 12 (13.79%) MVC
3 12 (13.79%) TDD
4 11 (12.64%) Web Testing
4 11 (12.64%) Automation Testing
5 9 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.20%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (9.20%) Integration Testing
6 8 (9.20%) Web Application Development
7 6 (6.90%) BDD
8 5 (5.75%) Build Automation
8 5 (5.75%) Content Management
8 5 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.75%) Automated Testing
8 5 (5.75%) Project Management
8 5 (5.75%) UML
9 4 (4.60%) SOA
9 4 (4.60%) ETL
9 4 (4.60%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.28%) JavaScript
2 38 (43.68%) C#
2 38 (43.68%) Java
2 38 (43.68%) SQL
3 34 (39.08%) XQuery
4 13 (14.94%) PowerHouse
5 8 (9.20%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.75%) VC++
7 4 (4.60%) SPARQL
7 4 (4.60%) VB
8 3 (3.45%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.30%) Korn
9 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.15%) Python
10 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (29.89%) Degree
2 11 (12.64%) SC Cleared
2 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.15%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 7 (8.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) IBM
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle
3 1 (1.15%) Mercator