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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 224 225 206
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Permanent jobs citing XPath 22 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 0.44% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 10
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £25,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +14.09%
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
3450 3423 2890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.00% 56.17% 57.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2963 2934 2577
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Gloucestershire -16 18 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Bristol - 2 £38,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £44,500 - 1
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 36 (72.00%) Oracle
2 33 (66.00%) XML
2 33 (66.00%) WSDL
3 28 (56.00%) Middleware
3 28 (56.00%) XSLT
3 28 (56.00%) .NET
3 28 (56.00%) BPEL
3 28 (56.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 28 (56.00%) Oracle Database
4 26 (52.00%) Java
4 26 (52.00%) XSD
4 26 (52.00%) Degree
5 23 (46.00%) C#
6 21 (42.00%) HTML
6 21 (42.00%) SOA
6 21 (42.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 21 (42.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 20 (40.00%) SDLC
7 20 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 20 (40.00%) Web Services
8 18 (36.00%) Siebel
8 18 (36.00%) Oracle EBS
9 17 (34.00%) CRM
10 16 (32.00%) SOAP
10 16 (32.00%) SQL
11 15 (30.00%) HTTP
11 15 (30.00%) SLA
11 15 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
11 15 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (30.00%) Relational Database

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 21 (42.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (22.00%) WebLogic
3 7 (14.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (8.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (36.00%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) HTTP
2 11 (22.00%) SMTP
2 11 (22.00%) FTP
2 11 (22.00%) SMPP
3 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (14.00%) Internet
4 7 (14.00%) LDAP
5 4 (8.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (56.00%) Oracle Database
2 21 (42.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 20 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 15 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 15 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 12 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (22.00%) Oracle ODI
6 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (14.00%) TKPROF
7 7 (14.00%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (14.00%) OLTP
8 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (8.00%) MySQL
10 3 (6.00%) Data Mining
11 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
12 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Visual Studio
1 12 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.00%) Mercurial
2 7 (14.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 7 (14.00%) Subversion
General
1 11 (22.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (16.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (54.00%) Developer
2 21 (42.00%) Analyst
3 20 (40.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 20 (40.00%) Middleware Analyst
4 14 (28.00%) Oracle Developer
5 11 (22.00%) Support Analyst
6 10 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 10 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (20.00%) Senior Oracle Analyst
6 10 (20.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 9 (18.00%) Applications Support
8 8 (16.00%) Support Engineer
8 8 (16.00%) Software Developer
8 8 (16.00%) Applications Support Engineer
9 7 (14.00%) Middleware Developer
9 7 (14.00%) Analyst Developer
10 5 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
10 5 (10.00%) C# Developer
10 5 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (66.00%) XML
1 33 (66.00%) WSDL
2 28 (56.00%) XSLT
2 28 (56.00%) Middleware
2 28 (56.00%) .NET
2 28 (56.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 26 (52.00%) XSD
4 21 (42.00%) HTML
5 20 (40.00%) Web Services
6 16 (32.00%) SOAP
7 14 (28.00%) CSS
7 14 (28.00%) jQuery
8 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
9 8 (16.00%) J2EE
9 8 (16.00%) JMS
9 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (14.00%) XML Schema
10 7 (14.00%) JPA
11 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (4.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (16.00%) Mobile App
4 7 (14.00%) W3C
4 7 (14.00%) Replication
5 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (6.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) UNIX
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) BPEL
2 21 (42.00%) SOA
3 20 (40.00%) SDLC
4 17 (34.00%) CRM
5 15 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (28.00%) Technical Analysis
7 12 (24.00%) MVC
8 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
10 8 (16.00%) Mobile Application Development
10 8 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (14.00%) Analytics
11 7 (14.00%) Logical Data Model
11 7 (14.00%) Physical Data Model
11 7 (14.00%) Dimensional Modelling
11 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
11 7 (14.00%) High Availability
11 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
11 7 (14.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) Java
2 23 (46.00%) C#
3 16 (32.00%) SQL
4 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (24.00%) XQuery
6 8 (16.00%) C++
7 7 (14.00%) C
7 7 (14.00%) PL/SQL
7 7 (14.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.00%) PHP5
8 2 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (52.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.00%) DV Cleared
2 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.00%) SLA
2 7 (14.00%) QA
2 7 (14.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (14.00%) Data Guard
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle Flashback
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 36 (72.00%) Oracle
2 18 (36.00%) Siebel
3 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
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Posted: 5 days ago
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