The first table below looks at the demand for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 665 557 442
Rank change year-on-year
-108 -115
Permanent jobs citing XPath 257 333 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.30% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.56% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 209 283 515
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.89%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63832 59398 67289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.72% 53.42% 53.53%
Number of salaries quoted 53824 50926 59412
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XPath
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XPath within the UK.

XPath Salary Trend in the UK

XPath
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XPath over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 within the UK.

XPath Salary Histogram in the UK

XPath
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -103 242 £45,000 - 27
London -81 121 £47,500 -5.00% 14
City of London +11 45 £47,500 -26.92% 5
South East -58 40 £35,000 -16.66% 7
North West -3 26 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Hampshire -27 22 £35,000 -21.78% 2
Manchester +23 21 £37,500 -6.25%
East Midlands -15 17 £50,000 +33.33%
Derbyshire - 16 £50,000 -
Derby - 16 £50,000 -
Havant - 16 £35,000 - 2
South West +1 11 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire -23 10 £32,500 -
West Yorkshire -27 9 £32,500 -
Stockport - 9 - -
East Sussex -12 8 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Brighton -15 8 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East of England -19 7 £45,000 - 1
Scotland -20 7 £37,500 -2.59% 2
Midlands - 6 £50,000 -
Cheltenham - 6 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 6 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire - 5 £47,500 -
Bedford - 5 £47,500 -
Hebden Bridge - 5 - -
West Sussex - 5 £42,500 -
Bristol -8 4 £37,500 -14.28% 1
Cheshire -16 4 £31,500 -6.66%
West Midlands -18 4 £42,500 +9.67% 2
Leeds - 4 £32,500 -

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 470 (89.35%) XML
2 358 (68.06%) XSLT
3 278 (52.85%) HTML
4 266 (50.57%) .NET
5 257 (48.86%) JavaScript
6 243 (46.20%) SQL Server
7 236 (44.87%) Java
7 236 (44.87%) C#
8 226 (42.97%) CSS
9 222 (42.21%) SQL
10 218 (41.44%) OO
11 215 (40.87%) Web Services
12 188 (35.74%) Agile Software Development
13 181 (34.41%) MVC
14 143 (27.19%) ASP.NET
14 143 (27.19%) Ajax
15 140 (26.62%) SOA
16 124 (23.57%) SQL Server 2008
17 123 (23.38%) Windows
18 120 (22.81%) Oracle
19 119 (22.62%) .NET Framework
20 117 (22.24%) Relational Database
21 115 (21.86%) Visual Studio
22 114 (21.67%) Spring
23 111 (21.10%) Microsoft
23 111 (21.10%) XQuery
24 97 (18.44%) jQuery
25 92 (17.49%) TDD
26 91 (17.30%) Degree
27 90 (17.11%) Team Foundation Server

XPath
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 77 (14.64%) CMS
2 71 (13.50%) Tomcat
3 51 (9.70%) Umbraco
4 38 (7.22%) Apache
5 36 (6.84%) SharePoint
6 26 (4.94%) IIS
7 25 (4.75%) WebLogic
8 23 (4.37%) Apache Solr
9 19 (3.61%) Oracle Workflow
9 19 (3.61%) SharePoint 2010
10 16 (3.04%) WebSphere
11 13 (2.47%) Oracle Service Bus
11 13 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 10 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (1.14%) Alfresco
14 6 (1.14%) Mule
15 5 (0.95%) Jetty
16 2 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
16 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 26 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.42%) Photoshop
3 13 (2.47%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.38%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.38%) MS Office
6 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (3.61%) Oracle BPM
2 13 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.57%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.19%) Autonomy Scrittura
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.85%) GitHub
2 9 (1.71%) SaaS
3 8 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 39 (7.41%) HTTP
2 26 (4.94%) Internet
3 18 (3.42%) Broadband
4 17 (3.23%) FTP
5 13 (2.47%) SMTP
6 9 (1.71%) SSL
7 6 (1.14%) Intranet
8 3 (0.57%) DMZ
8 3 (0.57%) VoIP
8 3 (0.57%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.38%) DNS
9 2 (0.38%) SAN
9 2 (0.38%) SMPP
9 2 (0.38%) Firewall
10 1 (0.19%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.19%) AMQP
10 1 (0.19%) IPv4
10 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.19%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (46.20%) SQL Server
2 124 (23.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 117 (22.24%) Relational Database
4 78 (14.83%) MySQL
5 70 (13.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 56 (10.65%) Oracle Database
7 36 (6.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 36 (6.84%) RDBMS
8 35 (6.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (5.51%) MongoDB
10 23 (4.37%) NoSQL
10 23 (4.37%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (3.99%) MarkLogic
12 20 (3.80%) Hadoop
13 19 (3.61%) Big Data
14 13 (2.47%) Oracle ODI
14 13 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
14 13 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (2.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 115 (21.86%) Visual Studio
2 90 (17.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 84 (15.97%) Subversion
4 65 (12.36%) Git (software)
5 60 (11.41%) Maven
6 51 (9.70%) Jenkins
7 49 (9.32%) NUnit
8 47 (8.94%) Ant
9 37 (7.03%) JUnit
9 37 (7.03%) Eclipse
10 36 (6.84%) Selenium
11 27 (5.13%) WebDriver
12 19 (3.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 17 (3.23%) Mockito
13 17 (3.23%) Gerrit
14 15 (2.85%) Hudson
15 13 (2.47%) JBehave
15 13 (2.47%) JDeveloper
15 13 (2.47%) Xcode
15 13 (2.47%) SoapUI
General
1 72 (13.69%) Finance
2 29 (5.51%) Retail
3 21 (3.99%) Games
4 18 (3.42%) Banking
5 17 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.47%) Publishing
7 11 (2.09%) Electronics
8 10 (1.90%) Legal
9 9 (1.71%) Advertising
9 9 (1.71%) Law
10 6 (1.14%) Marketing
11 5 (0.95%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.76%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.76%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.57%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 377 (71.67%) Developer
2 88 (16.73%) Java Developer
3 84 (15.97%) C# Developer
4 76 (14.45%) Web Developer
5 72 (13.69%) Senior Developer
6 70 (13.31%) .NET Developer
7 69 (13.12%) Software Developer
8 50 (9.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 42 (7.98%) Architect
10 41 (7.79%) Umbraco Developer
11 30 (5.70%) Senior C# Developer
12 28 (5.32%) Software Engineer
12 28 (5.32%) Senior .NET Developer
13 27 (5.13%) C# Web Developer
14 26 (4.94%) Analyst
15 25 (4.75%) ASP Developer
16 24 (4.56%) Consultant
17 18 (3.42%) Solutions Architect
17 18 (3.42%) Mobile Developer
18 17 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 470 (89.35%) XML
2 358 (68.06%) XSLT
3 278 (52.85%) HTML
4 266 (50.57%) .NET
5 226 (42.97%) CSS
6 215 (40.87%) Web Services
7 143 (27.19%) ASP.NET
7 143 (27.19%) Ajax
8 119 (22.62%) .NET Framework
9 114 (21.67%) Spring
10 97 (18.44%) jQuery
11 83 (15.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 78 (14.83%) SOAP
13 76 (14.45%) WCF
14 73 (13.88%) Hibernate
14 73 (13.88%) HTML5
15 71 (13.50%) REST
15 71 (13.50%) XSD
16 61 (11.60%) J2EE
17 49 (9.32%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 61 (11.60%) Mobile App
2 47 (8.94%) Computer Science
3 23 (4.37%) Blackberry
3 23 (4.37%) Web 2.0
4 19 (3.61%) iPhone
5 18 (3.42%) Open Source
5 18 (3.42%) iPad
5 18 (3.42%) Online Games
5 18 (3.42%) PDA
6 16 (3.04%) Mathematics
7 15 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.90%) Client/Server
8 10 (1.90%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.52%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (1.52%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (0.95%) DataPower
10 5 (0.95%) RIA
10 5 (0.95%) IPTV
10 5 (0.95%) W3C
10 5 (0.95%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 123 (23.38%) Windows
2 75 (14.26%) Android
3 64 (12.17%) Linux
4 55 (10.46%) UNIX
5 32 (6.08%) Apple iOS
6 18 (3.42%) Windows Mobile
7 17 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (2.28%) Mac OS X
10 11 (2.09%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.95%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.95%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.57%) Fedora
12 3 (0.57%) OS/2
13 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.38%) VMS
14 1 (0.19%) AIX
14 1 (0.19%) Solaris
14 1 (0.19%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (41.44%) OO
2 188 (35.74%) Agile Software Development
3 181 (34.41%) MVC
4 140 (26.62%) SOA
5 92 (17.49%) TDD
6 88 (16.73%) Workflow
7 82 (15.59%) Software Engineering
8 69 (13.12%) Web Development
9 56 (10.65%) Scrum
10 46 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (7.60%) E-Commerce
12 39 (7.41%) BPMN
13 38 (7.22%) Project Management
14 36 (6.84%) OOP
14 36 (6.84%) Automated Testing
15 35 (6.65%) Content Management
15 35 (6.65%) BDD
15 35 (6.65%) Web Application Development
16 33 (6.27%) System Testing
16 33 (6.27%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 257 (48.86%) JavaScript
2 236 (44.87%) C#
2 236 (44.87%) Java
3 222 (42.21%) SQL
4 111 (21.10%) XQuery
5 50 (9.51%) T-SQL
6 26 (4.94%) PHP
6 26 (4.94%) Groovy
7 24 (4.56%) VB.NET
8 22 (4.18%) PL/SQL
9 21 (3.99%) Python
10 20 (3.80%) VB
10 20 (3.80%) C++
11 14 (2.66%) VBA
12 11 (2.09%) PowerHouse
13 10 (1.90%) VB6
13 10 (1.90%) Delphi
13 10 (1.90%) C
14 9 (1.71%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 91 (17.30%) Degree
2 14 (2.66%) HND
2 14 (2.66%) PhD
3 9 (1.71%) ISEB
3 9 (1.71%) Sun Certification
3 9 (1.71%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.52%) MCTS
5 7 (1.33%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (1.33%) MCPD
5 7 (1.33%) OCPJP
5 7 (1.33%) OCMJD
6 2 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.99%) QA
2 2 (0.38%) HL7
2 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.57%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 13 (2.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 12 (2.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.57%) TIBCO Hawk
3 3 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.57%) Puppet
4 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.38%) CA LISA
5 1 (0.19%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 120 (22.81%) Oracle
2 111 (21.10%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.56%) JBoss
4 18 (3.42%) Symbian
5 17 (3.23%) Zend
6 13 (2.47%) IBM
7 12 (2.28%) AccuRev
8 9 (1.71%) Informatica
9 8 (1.52%) Sun
10 6 (1.14%) HP
10 6 (1.14%) Sybase
10 6 (1.14%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.14%) Lombardi
10 6 (1.14%) EPiServer
10 6 (1.14%) SAP
11 5 (0.95%) Reuters
11 5 (0.95%) Orchard
11 5 (0.95%) Google
11 5 (0.95%) Ektron
11 5 (0.95%) Sencha
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Exceptional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 to £75000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 22,000 - 30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Appointments Personnel
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago