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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 430 419 428
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs citing XPath 34 38 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.19% 0.075%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.39% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 13
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £36,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,974 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
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
10142 9854 10053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.40% 48.11% 50.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9025 8590 8502
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Buckinghamshire - 11 £50,000 -
Surrey +5 7 £45,000 +12.50%
East Sussex -2 7 £41,000 +2.50%
Berkshire +1 5 £75,000 +36.36%
West Sussex +2 4 £55,000 +10.00%
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 73 (97.33%) XML
2 54 (72.00%) Java
3 52 (69.33%) SQL
4 46 (61.33%) JavaScript
5 41 (54.67%) HTML
6 35 (46.67%) Oracle
7 34 (45.33%) Linux
8 32 (42.67%) CSS
8 32 (42.67%) XQuery
9 31 (41.33%) SOA
10 27 (36.00%) Software Engineering
11 25 (33.33%) XSLT
12 24 (32.00%) Computer Science
12 24 (32.00%) HTML5
12 24 (32.00%) AngularJS
13 23 (30.67%) jQuery
13 23 (30.67%) JSF
14 22 (29.33%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (28.00%) Spring
16 20 (26.67%) Big Data
17 19 (25.33%) Analytics
18 18 (24.00%) Web Services
18 18 (24.00%) Elasticsearch
18 18 (24.00%) Oracle Database
18 18 (24.00%) Data Structures
19 17 (22.67%) SOAP
19 17 (22.67%) MVC
20 16 (21.33%) Maven
20 16 (21.33%) HTTP
20 16 (21.33%) REST

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 18 (24.00%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (18.67%) Tomcat
3 12 (16.00%) Apache Solr
4 10 (13.33%) Node.js
5 9 (12.00%) Apache Spark
5 9 (12.00%) Jetty
6 8 (10.67%) Apache
7 5 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (6.67%) SharePoint
7 5 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (6.67%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.67%) CMS
8 2 (2.67%) Mule
8 2 (2.67%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.67%) MS Office
2 2 (2.67%) Fireworks
2 2 (2.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (5.33%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (5.33%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) HTTP
2 13 (17.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.33%) SNMP
3 1 (1.33%) SSH
3 1 (1.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.67%) Big Data
2 18 (24.00%) Oracle Database
3 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (12.00%) Hadoop
5 5 (6.67%) DTS
5 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.33%) BaseX
6 4 (5.33%) MarkLogic
6 4 (5.33%) MySQL
6 4 (5.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (5.33%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.33%) SQLite
7 1 (1.33%) BigTable
7 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Maven
2 15 (20.00%) JUnit
2 15 (20.00%) Subversion
3 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
4 10 (13.33%) Ant
4 10 (13.33%) Mockito
5 6 (8.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.00%) TestNG
8 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.33%) JMeter
9 1 (1.33%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 11 (14.67%) Publishing
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (58.67%) Developer
2 19 (25.33%) Software Developer
3 16 (21.33%) Analyst
3 16 (21.33%) Java Developer
3 16 (21.33%) XML Analyst
4 14 (18.67%) Graduate
4 14 (18.67%) Graduate Developer
4 14 (18.67%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (17.33%) Data Analyst
5 13 (17.33%) Graduate Software Developer
5 13 (17.33%) Senior Developer
6 12 (16.00%) Senior Data Analyst
7 10 (13.33%) Java Engineer
7 10 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
7 10 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (13.33%) Software Engineer
8 9 (12.00%) Web Developer
9 7 (9.33%) Senior Web Developer
10 6 (8.00%) .NET Developer
10 6 (8.00%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (97.33%) XML
2 41 (54.67%) HTML
3 32 (42.67%) CSS
4 25 (33.33%) XSLT
5 24 (32.00%) AngularJS
5 24 (32.00%) HTML5
6 23 (30.67%) jQuery
6 23 (30.67%) JSF
7 21 (28.00%) Spring
8 18 (24.00%) Web Services
9 17 (22.67%) SOAP
10 16 (21.33%) REST
11 15 (20.00%) .NET
12 14 (18.67%) XML Schema
13 13 (17.33%) CSS3
14 12 (16.00%) Lucene
15 11 (14.67%) Spring MVC
16 10 (13.33%) .NET Framework
16 10 (13.33%) Grails
16 10 (13.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 18 (24.00%) Data Structures
3 13 (17.33%) Algorithms
4 10 (13.33%) Semantic Web
5 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.33%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.33%) CMDB
7 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 34 (45.33%) Linux
2 14 (18.67%) Oracle Linux
3 10 (13.33%) Unix
4 5 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.33%) SOA
2 27 (36.00%) Software Engineering
3 22 (29.33%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (25.33%) Analytics
5 17 (22.67%) MVC
6 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (18.67%) Data Analytics
8 13 (17.33%) Database Theory
9 11 (14.67%) E-Commerce
9 11 (14.67%) Migration
9 11 (14.67%) OO
10 10 (13.33%) Configuration Management
10 10 (13.33%) Process Improvement
10 10 (13.33%) Product Management
10 10 (13.33%) Unit Testing
10 10 (13.33%) Web Development
11 9 (12.00%) Integration Testing
11 9 (12.00%) Mentoring
12 8 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (9.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (72.00%) Java
2 52 (69.33%) SQL
3 46 (61.33%) JavaScript
4 32 (42.67%) XQuery
5 15 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 6 (8.00%) C#
7 5 (6.67%) PHP
7 5 (6.67%) VB
8 1 (1.33%) Perl
8 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.33%) Python
8 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) Ansible
1 10 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (13.33%) Puppet
2 4 (5.33%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (1.33%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.33%) Netcool
3 1 (1.33%) TADDM
3 1 (1.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 35 (46.67%) Oracle
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.33%) TIBCO
4 3 (4.00%) iRise
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.33%) VMware
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Tibco Software
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago