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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 214 223 197
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Permanent jobs citing XPath 30 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.21% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 0.37% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 11
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3416 3514 3098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.73% 56.81% 58.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2931 3004 2801
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 - 14 £37,250 - 1
Gloucestershire -17 6 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Bristol -6 2 £38,000 -5.00%
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 35 (87.50%) Oracle
2 27 (67.50%) XSLT
2 27 (67.50%) WSDL
2 27 (67.50%) Middleware
2 27 (67.50%) BPEL
2 27 (67.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 27 (67.50%) Oracle Database
3 25 (62.50%) XSD
4 24 (60.00%) SOA
4 24 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 24 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 23 (57.50%) Degree
5 23 (57.50%) XML
6 22 (55.00%) Java
7 20 (50.00%) Siebel
7 20 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
8 19 (47.50%) CRM
9 17 (42.50%) .NET
9 17 (42.50%) SLA
10 15 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
11 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
11 11 (27.50%) Web Services
11 11 (27.50%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (27.50%) Oracle ODI
11 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (25.00%) SDLC
12 10 (25.00%) C#
13 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
14 8 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 24 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
3 4 (10.00%) JBoss
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (15.00%) HTTP
3 4 (10.00%) WebEx
4 3 (7.50%) Internet
4 3 (7.50%) LDAP
5 2 (5.00%) SMTP
5 2 (5.00%) FTP
5 2 (5.00%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (67.50%) Oracle Database
2 24 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 11 (27.50%) Oracle ODI
4 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
5 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
6 6 (15.00%) Data Mining
7 4 (10.00%) MySQL
8 3 (7.50%) TKPROF
8 3 (7.50%) OLTP
8 3 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (7.50%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
1 3 (7.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (7.50%) Subversion
1 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (7.50%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Analyst
2 23 (57.50%) Middleware Analyst
3 20 (50.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 14 (35.00%) Support Analyst
4 14 (35.00%) Developer
5 10 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
5 10 (25.00%) Senior Oracle Analyst
5 10 (25.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 9 (22.50%) Applications Support
7 8 (20.00%) Support Engineer
7 8 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
8 7 (17.50%) Analyst Developer
8 7 (17.50%) Middleware Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Junior
10 2 (5.00%) PHP Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Junior PHP Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (67.50%) XSLT
1 27 (67.50%) WSDL
1 27 (67.50%) Middleware
1 27 (67.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 25 (62.50%) XSD
3 23 (57.50%) XML
4 17 (42.50%) .NET
5 11 (27.50%) Web Services
6 8 (20.00%) J2EE
6 8 (20.00%) HTML
6 8 (20.00%) JMS
7 7 (17.50%) SOAP
8 5 (12.50%) CSS
8 5 (12.50%) jQuery
9 3 (7.50%) JPA
9 3 (7.50%) XML Schema
9 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
10 2 (5.00%) Ajax
10 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.50%) W3C
4 3 (7.50%) Replication
5 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) UNIX
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) BPEL
2 24 (60.00%) SOA
3 19 (47.50%) CRM
4 11 (27.50%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (25.00%) SDLC
6 8 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (20.00%) ITIL
7 7 (17.50%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
8 6 (15.00%) Data Security
8 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (12.50%) Change Control
10 4 (10.00%) Web Development
11 3 (7.50%) Dimensional Modelling
11 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
11 3 (7.50%) High Availability
11 3 (7.50%) Analytics
11 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
11 3 (7.50%) Logical Data Model
11 3 (7.50%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) Java
2 10 (25.00%) C#
3 8 (20.00%) C++
4 6 (15.00%) SQL
5 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.50%) XQuery
6 3 (7.50%) C
6 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.00%) PHP5
7 2 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (42.50%) SLA
2 3 (7.50%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (7.50%) Data Guard
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Flashback
2 2 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (87.50%) Oracle
2 20 (50.00%) Siebel
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
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