The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 210 217 194
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -23
Permanent jobs citing XPath 28 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 0.17% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 0.30% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 9
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,850 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,750 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3155 3368 3221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.70% 56.75% 60.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2724 2885 2891
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XPath across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

XPath
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XPath across the South West region.

XPath Salary Trend in the South West

XPath
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XPath across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

XPath Salary Histogram in the South West

XPath
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
Wiltshire - 19 £37,500 - 1
Gloucestershire -11 1 - -
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 25 (75.76%) XSLT
2 25 (75.76%) Middleware
2 25 (75.76%) BPEL
2 25 (75.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 25 (75.76%) Oracle Database
3 24 (72.73%) XSD
4 23 (69.70%) Degree
5 22 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 22 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 22 (66.67%) SOA
5 22 (66.67%) WSDL
6 21 (63.64%) Java
7 19 (57.58%) Siebel
7 19 (57.58%) Oracle EBS
8 18 (54.55%) CRM
9 17 (51.52%) XML
9 17 (51.52%) SLA
10 15 (45.45%) Oracle Database 12c
11 14 (42.42%) .NET
12 11 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (30.30%) Oracle ODI
14 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
14 8 (24.24%) J2EE
14 8 (24.24%) C++
14 8 (24.24%) Web Services
14 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
14 8 (24.24%) JMS
14 8 (24.24%) Root Cause Analysis

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 22 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
3 4 (12.12%) JBoss
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 19 (57.58%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.12%) WebEx
2 4 (12.12%) HTTP
3 3 (9.09%) LDAP
3 3 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (75.76%) Oracle Database
2 22 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (45.45%) Oracle Database 12c
4 10 (30.30%) Oracle ODI
5 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
6 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (15.15%) Data Mining
8 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
8 4 (12.12%) MySQL
9 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (9.09%) OLTP
9 3 (9.09%) TKPROF
9 3 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (9.09%) Subversion
1 3 (9.09%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Analyst
2 21 (63.64%) Middleware Analyst
3 18 (54.55%) Oracle Analyst
4 13 (39.39%) Support Analyst
5 10 (30.30%) Developer
5 10 (30.30%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (27.27%) Senior Oracle Analyst
6 9 (27.27%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 9 (27.27%) Applications Support
7 8 (24.24%) Support Engineer
7 8 (24.24%) Applications Support Engineer
8 7 (21.21%) Middleware Developer
8 7 (21.21%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Siebel Support Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle Applications Support
9 1 (3.03%) Siebel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) XSLT
1 25 (75.76%) Middleware
1 25 (75.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 24 (72.73%) XSD
3 22 (66.67%) WSDL
4 17 (51.52%) XML
5 14 (42.42%) .NET
6 8 (24.24%) J2EE
6 8 (24.24%) Web Services
6 8 (24.24%) JMS
7 4 (12.12%) SOAP
8 3 (9.09%) HTML
8 3 (9.09%) XML Schema
8 3 (9.09%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (9.09%) W3C
4 3 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) UNIX
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) BPEL
2 22 (66.67%) SOA
3 18 (54.55%) CRM
4 11 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (24.24%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (18.18%) ITIL
7 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
7 5 (15.15%) SDLC
8 4 (12.12%) Web Development
8 4 (12.12%) Change Control
8 4 (12.12%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.12%) Data Security
9 3 (9.09%) RUP
9 3 (9.09%) UML
9 3 (9.09%) OO
9 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
9 3 (9.09%) OOD
9 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
9 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) C++
3 7 (21.21%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.09%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) C
4 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (69.70%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (51.52%) SLA
2 3 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Clusterware
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Flashback
1 3 (9.09%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (57.58%) Siebel
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
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