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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 388 390 351
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -39
Permanent jobs citing XPath 53 38 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.18% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.37% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 44 31 69
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
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
10126 10350 11488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 46.42% 48.88% 50.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8458 9122 10222
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 30 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 30 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
East Sussex - 19 £38,000 - 2
Berkshire +10 18 £50,000 +44.92% 1
Hampshire -19 9 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 4 £50,000 +53.84%
Kent - 3 £50,000 -
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 86 (80.37%) XML
2 70 (65.42%) SQL
3 61 (57.01%) JavaScript
4 60 (56.07%) HTML
5 54 (50.47%) XSLT
6 50 (46.73%) Java
7 48 (44.86%) XQuery
8 46 (42.99%) CSS
9 44 (41.12%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (39.25%) Tomcat
11 40 (37.38%) Spring
12 39 (36.45%) Git (software)
13 38 (35.51%) Subversion
14 37 (34.58%) C#
15 35 (32.71%) SQL Server
16 33 (30.84%) Hibernate
16 33 (30.84%) jQuery
17 30 (28.04%) Linux
18 28 (26.17%) .NET
19 26 (24.30%) MVC
19 26 (24.30%) Degree
20 25 (23.36%) Ajax
20 25 (23.36%) J2EE
20 25 (23.36%) Web Services
21 24 (22.43%) BizTalk Server
21 24 (22.43%) Web Testing
21 24 (22.43%) Jetty
21 24 (22.43%) SC Cleared
21 24 (22.43%) Security Cleared
21 24 (22.43%) Automation Testing

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 42 (39.25%) Tomcat
2 24 (22.43%) BizTalk Server
2 24 (22.43%) Jetty
3 5 (4.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.74%) IIS
4 4 (3.74%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (3.74%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.74%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.80%) Apache
6 1 (0.93%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.08%) HTTP
2 4 (3.74%) Internet
3 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (32.71%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.08%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (7.48%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.54%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.74%) Text Mining
6 4 (3.74%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.74%) MOLAP
6 4 (3.74%) ROLAP
6 4 (3.74%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.74%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.74%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.74%) HBase
6 4 (3.74%) Big Data
6 4 (3.74%) Triplestore
6 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.87%) Star Schema
7 2 (1.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 39 (36.45%) Git (software)
2 38 (35.51%) Subversion
3 15 (14.02%) Maven
4 14 (13.08%) Ant
5 4 (3.74%) JUnit
5 4 (3.74%) CruiseControl
5 4 (3.74%) Hudson
6 3 (2.80%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.80%) Selenium
7 2 (1.87%) WATIR
7 2 (1.87%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.93%) Mockito
8 1 (0.93%) jMock
8 1 (0.93%) InstallShield
General
1 8 (7.48%) Electronics
2 4 (3.74%) Marketing
3 2 (1.87%) Finance
3 2 (1.87%) Automotive
4 1 (0.93%) Publishing
4 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (69.16%) Developer
2 34 (31.78%) Java Developer
3 27 (25.23%) Web Developer
4 25 (23.36%) Java Web Developer
5 21 (19.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 20 (18.69%) Analyst
7 16 (14.95%) C# Developer
7 16 (14.95%) J2EE Developer
8 15 (14.02%) Test Analyst
9 14 (13.08%) Senior Developer
9 14 (13.08%) Senior Test Analyst
9 14 (13.08%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (13.08%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (8.41%) Test Consultant
10 9 (8.41%) Consultant
10 9 (8.41%) Software Developer
11 6 (5.61%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (5.61%) SQL Developer
12 5 (4.67%) Perl Developer
12 5 (4.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (80.37%) XML
2 60 (56.07%) HTML
3 54 (50.47%) XSLT
4 46 (42.99%) CSS
5 40 (37.38%) Spring
6 33 (30.84%) jQuery
6 33 (30.84%) Hibernate
7 28 (26.17%) .NET
8 25 (23.36%) J2EE
8 25 (23.36%) Web Services
8 25 (23.36%) Ajax
9 21 (19.63%) JPA
10 19 (17.76%) LINQ
11 16 (14.95%) Spring MVC
11 16 (14.95%) SOAP
12 15 (14.02%) Servlets
13 14 (13.08%) Java EE
14 13 (12.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (6.54%) JSON
15 7 (6.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.76%) Computer Science
2 15 (14.02%) PDA
3 14 (13.08%) Mobile App
4 13 (12.15%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.67%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.74%) Semantic Web
6 4 (3.74%) Taxonomies
6 4 (3.74%) Ontologies
6 4 (3.74%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.74%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.74%) Linked Data
7 2 (1.87%) Open Source
8 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.93%) MPEG
8 1 (0.93%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.93%) Kindle
8 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.04%) Linux
2 22 (20.56%) Windows
3 18 (16.82%) UNIX
4 15 (14.02%) Android
5 1 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.12%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (24.30%) MVC
3 24 (22.43%) Web Testing
3 24 (22.43%) Automation Testing
4 17 (15.89%) OO
5 15 (14.02%) Android Development
6 10 (9.35%) Integration Testing
6 10 (9.35%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (8.41%) Scrum
7 9 (8.41%) Web Application Development
8 6 (5.61%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (5.61%) Analytics
8 6 (5.61%) Mentoring
8 6 (5.61%) SOA
9 5 (4.67%) ETL
9 5 (4.67%) Workflow
9 5 (4.67%) Process Management
9 5 (4.67%) TDD
9 5 (4.67%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (3.74%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 70 (65.42%) SQL
2 61 (57.01%) JavaScript
3 50 (46.73%) Java
4 48 (44.86%) XQuery
5 37 (34.58%) C#
6 16 (14.95%) Perl
7 10 (9.35%) Ruby
7 10 (9.35%) Groovy
7 10 (9.35%) Scala
8 8 (7.48%) PowerHouse
9 6 (5.61%) T-SQL
10 5 (4.67%) VB
10 5 (4.67%) VC++
11 4 (3.74%) SPARQL
12 1 (0.93%) VB6
12 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.93%) C++
12 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (24.30%) Degree
2 24 (22.43%) SC Cleared
2 24 (22.43%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.87%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.41%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (5.61%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.67%) Oracle
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