The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 659 609 490
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -119
Permanent jobs citing XPath 237 277 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.26% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.49% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 194 246 380
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
58546 56938 63422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.08% 52.66% 53.62%
Number of salaries quoted 49078 48972 55621
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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 £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
England -66 235 £50,000 +17.64% 19
London -64 89 £56,000 +12.00% 14
South East -37 55 £50,000 +42.85% 5
North West +24 43 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Manchester +29 36 £40,000 -11.11%
City of London +20 31 £56,000 +12.00% 5
Berkshire +24 24 £50,000 +44.92% 2
Reading +19 23 £50,000 +44.92%
Salford +16 17 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire +7 15 £37,500 -
Cheltenham +5 15 £37,500 -
South West -3 15 £37,500 +3.44%
East Midlands +1 14 £50,000 +25.00%
East Sussex -22 11 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Brighton -25 10 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire -28 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Derbyshire - 8 £50,000 -
West Midlands 0 7 £40,000 -13.51%
Hampshire -22 7 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Derby - 7 £50,000 -
Nottinghamshire -1 6 £50,000 +33.33%
Nottingham -2 6 £50,000 +33.33%
Cheshire -9 6 - - 1
Crewe - 6 - - 1
Kent -6 5 £48,750 +2.63%
West Yorkshire -22 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Leeds -26 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Solihull - 5 £40,000 -
Stockport - 5 £37,500 -
Havant - 5 £40,000 - 1

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 458 (93.28%) XML
2 317 (64.56%) XSLT
3 281 (57.23%) Java
4 246 (50.10%) SQL
5 206 (41.96%) JavaScript
6 200 (40.73%) HTML
7 188 (38.29%) Web Services
8 186 (37.88%) C#
9 183 (37.27%) SQL Server
10 179 (36.46%) .NET
11 169 (34.42%) CSS
12 152 (30.96%) Windows
13 150 (30.55%) Spring
14 126 (25.66%) OO
15 114 (23.22%) MVC
16 107 (21.79%) XQuery
17 105 (21.38%) Tomcat
18 99 (20.16%) Subversion
18 99 (20.16%) Ajax
19 98 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
20 96 (19.55%) Microsoft
21 94 (19.14%) ASP.NET
22 93 (18.94%) jQuery
22 93 (18.94%) SQL Server 2008
23 90 (18.33%) Linux
24 88 (17.92%) Android
25 86 (17.52%) Git (software)
26 85 (17.31%) SOAP
27 84 (17.11%) Maven
28 82 (16.70%) Degree

XPath
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 105 (21.38%) Tomcat
2 50 (10.18%) WebSphere
3 32 (6.52%) CMS
4 28 (5.70%) BizTalk Server
5 27 (5.50%) Jetty
6 21 (4.28%) SharePoint
6 21 (4.28%) Apache
7 14 (2.85%) Apache Solr
8 13 (2.65%) Umbraco
9 11 (2.24%) WebLogic
10 10 (2.04%) IIS
11 9 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
12 8 (1.63%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (1.22%) Mule
13 6 (1.22%) MQSeries
14 5 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
14 5 (1.02%) Node.js
15 4 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
15 4 (0.81%) Magnolia
Applications
1 27 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.44%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.61%) MS Office
3 3 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.22%) Tridion
2 5 (1.02%) LatentZero
2 5 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.81%) SaaS
4 2 (0.41%) GitHub
5 1 (0.20%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 50 (10.18%) HTTP
2 39 (7.94%) Internet
3 27 (5.50%) FTP
4 22 (4.48%) SMTP
5 9 (1.83%) Intranet
6 6 (1.22%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.22%) Wireless
7 5 (1.02%) Firewall
7 5 (1.02%) SSL
8 4 (0.81%) Broadband
9 3 (0.61%) DNS
9 3 (0.61%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.61%) SAN
9 3 (0.61%) Network Security
10 2 (0.41%) VoIP
11 1 (0.20%) AMQP
11 1 (0.20%) DMZ
11 1 (0.20%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (37.27%) SQL Server
2 93 (18.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 72 (14.66%) Relational Database
4 41 (8.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (7.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 32 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (6.31%) NoSQL
8 30 (6.11%) Oracle Database
9 28 (5.70%) Hazelcast
10 27 (5.50%) MySQL
11 23 (4.68%) MarkLogic
12 21 (4.28%) RDBMS
13 19 (3.87%) Big Data
14 18 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 18 (3.67%) MongoDB
15 15 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (2.44%) Hadoop
16 12 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
17 11 (2.24%) Data Mining
18 9 (1.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 99 (20.16%) Subversion
2 86 (17.52%) Git (software)
3 84 (17.11%) Maven
4 61 (12.42%) Visual Studio
5 35 (7.13%) JUnit
6 29 (5.91%) Ant
7 27 (5.50%) Eclipse
8 26 (5.30%) Jenkins
9 24 (4.89%) Selenium
9 24 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (3.67%) NUnit
11 17 (3.46%) WebDriver
11 17 (3.46%) Cucumber
12 16 (3.26%) Hudson
12 16 (3.26%) Mockito
13 11 (2.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 10 (2.04%) CruiseControl
15 9 (1.83%) Gerrit
15 9 (1.83%) SoapUI
16 8 (1.63%) JIRA
General
1 76 (15.48%) Finance
2 39 (7.94%) Retail
3 29 (5.91%) Telecoms
4 25 (5.09%) Games
5 22 (4.48%) Publishing
6 19 (3.87%) Banking
7 9 (1.83%) Electronics
8 8 (1.63%) Front Office
9 6 (1.22%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.22%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.02%) Back Office
10 5 (1.02%) Legal
10 5 (1.02%) Online Betting
10 5 (1.02%) Marketing
11 4 (0.81%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.81%) Automotive
11 4 (0.81%) Law
12 3 (0.61%) Advertising
12 3 (0.61%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 350 (71.28%) Developer
2 136 (27.70%) Java Developer
3 84 (17.11%) Senior Developer
4 71 (14.46%) Web Developer
5 69 (14.05%) .NET Developer
6 63 (12.83%) Software Developer
7 59 (12.02%) C# Developer
8 45 (9.16%) Analyst
9 44 (8.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 34 (6.92%) Software Engineer
11 30 (6.11%) Architect
12 28 (5.70%) Senior C# Developer
13 27 (5.50%) Senior .NET Developer
14 25 (5.09%) Java Web Developer
14 25 (5.09%) .NET Software Developer
15 23 (4.68%) Senior Java Developer
16 22 (4.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 20 (4.07%) J2EE Developer
17 20 (4.07%) Technical Architect
18 17 (3.46%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 458 (93.28%) XML
2 317 (64.56%) XSLT
3 200 (40.73%) HTML
4 188 (38.29%) Web Services
5 179 (36.46%) .NET
6 169 (34.42%) CSS
7 150 (30.55%) Spring
8 99 (20.16%) Ajax
9 94 (19.14%) ASP.NET
10 93 (18.94%) jQuery
11 85 (17.31%) SOAP
12 74 (15.07%) J2EE
12 74 (15.07%) XSD
13 72 (14.66%) Servlets
14 71 (14.46%) .NET Framework
15 68 (13.85%) WCF
15 68 (13.85%) JMS
16 64 (13.03%) Hibernate
17 62 (12.63%) DOM
18 61 (12.42%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.42%) Mobile App
2 58 (11.81%) Computer Science
3 27 (5.50%) Web 2.0
4 25 (5.09%) Blackberry
5 20 (4.07%) Client/Server
6 19 (3.87%) PDA
7 18 (3.67%) iPhone
7 18 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (3.05%) Inversion of Control
9 14 (2.85%) iPad
10 12 (2.44%) Online Games
10 12 (2.44%) NHS
11 8 (1.63%) N-Tier
12 7 (1.43%) Mainframe
12 7 (1.43%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.43%) Open Source
13 6 (1.22%) Linked Data
13 6 (1.22%) Semantic Web
13 6 (1.22%) Taxonomies
13 6 (1.22%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 152 (30.96%) Windows
2 90 (18.33%) Linux
3 88 (17.92%) Android
4 46 (9.37%) UNIX
5 29 (5.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (5.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (4.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (2.85%) Windows Mobile
8 14 (2.85%) Apple iOS
9 11 (2.24%) Windows Phone
10 8 (1.63%) Windows 7
11 7 (1.43%) Solaris
11 7 (1.43%) AIX
12 6 (1.22%) HPUX
13 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.61%) Fedora
14 3 (0.61%) OS/2
14 3 (0.61%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (25.66%) OO
2 114 (23.22%) MVC
3 98 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (13.65%) TDD
5 66 (13.44%) SOA
6 63 (12.83%) Web Development
7 61 (12.42%) Workflow
8 56 (11.41%) Software Engineering
9 52 (10.59%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (10.39%) E-Commerce
11 40 (8.15%) Scrum
12 36 (7.33%) Content Management
12 36 (7.33%) Automated Testing
13 29 (5.91%) Web Application Development
14 26 (5.30%) BDD
14 26 (5.30%) Mobile Application Development
14 26 (5.30%) Performance Analysis
15 25 (5.09%) Project Management
16 24 (4.89%) Data Modelling
16 24 (4.89%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 281 (57.23%) Java
2 246 (50.10%) SQL
3 206 (41.96%) JavaScript
4 186 (37.88%) C#
5 107 (21.79%) XQuery
6 66 (13.44%) T-SQL
7 31 (6.31%) VB
8 29 (5.91%) VB.NET
9 20 (4.07%) Groovy
10 18 (3.67%) PHP
11 16 (3.26%) C++
12 15 (3.05%) Perl
12 15 (3.05%) Ruby
13 14 (2.85%) Python
14 12 (2.44%) VBA
15 9 (1.83%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.63%) PowerHouse
16 8 (1.63%) PL/SQL
17 7 (1.43%) Scala
17 7 (1.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 82 (16.70%) Degree
2 23 (4.68%) SC Cleared
2 23 (4.68%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.04%) Sun Certification
4 7 (1.43%) OCPJP
4 7 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (1.22%) HND
6 4 (0.81%) ISEB
6 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.81%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.61%) MCTS
8 2 (0.41%) PhD
9 1 (0.20%) MCSD
9 1 (0.20%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.28%) QA
2 6 (1.22%) SLA
3 3 (0.61%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.61%) HL7
4 1 (0.20%) DICOM
System Software
1 8 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 21 (4.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.20%) Puppet
3 1 (0.20%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.20%) MOM
Vendors
1 96 (19.55%) Microsoft
2 62 (12.63%) Oracle
3 31 (6.31%) Red Hat
4 16 (3.26%) JBoss
5 14 (2.85%) Symbian
6 13 (2.65%) HP
6 13 (2.65%) IBM
7 9 (1.83%) webMethods
7 9 (1.83%) Sun
7 9 (1.83%) EPiServer
8 7 (1.43%) Software AG
8 7 (1.43%) Cognizant
8 7 (1.43%) Google
8 7 (1.43%) Zend
9 6 (1.22%) Blue Martini
9 6 (1.22%) Elastic Path
9 6 (1.22%) ATG
9 6 (1.22%) Interwoven
10 5 (1.02%) TIBCO
10 5 (1.02%) Fidessa
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 to £75000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + on call + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £58000 - £63000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-40,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Ealing, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary + Full Company Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
London, United Kingdom
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London, United Kingdom
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + negotiable - benefits + bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago