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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 626 614 564
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -50
Permanent jobs citing XPath 278 296 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 0.51% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 234 258 292
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%

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
56510 58529 63367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.32% 53.37% 54.85%
Number of salaries quoted 48458 49531 55892
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -10 249 £48,750 +8.33% 19
London -41 112 £55,000 +22.22% 9
South East +39 54 £40,000 -21.95% 4
Brighton - 27 £40,000 - 1
East Sussex - 27 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +7 25 £50,000 -
City of London +1 23 £52,500 +10.52% 3
East of England -1 22 £42,500 - 2
North West -7 17 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Scotland +24 16 £46,250 +32.14%
Hertfordshire -7 14 £45,000 - 1
Derbyshire +14 13 £55,000 +10.00%
Edinburgh +8 12 £50,000 +42.85%
Manchester -15 12 £42,500 +21.42%
Watford - 12 £45,000 -
Surrey -2 9 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Camberley - 9 £40,000 - 1
Nottingham +10 8 £50,000 +53.84%
Nottinghamshire +10 8 £50,000 +53.84%
Derby +1 7 £55,000 +10.00%
Oxfordshire - 7 £41,250 - 1
Hampshire -8 6 £52,500 +50.00%
Yorkshire -27 6 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Essex - 6 £36,250 - 1
North Yorkshire 0 5 £32,500 -27.77%
Salford - 5 £43,000 -
York +5 4 £32,500 -27.77%
West Midlands -7 4 £47,500 - 1
Bromley - 4 £32,500 -
Glasgow - 4 £42,500 -

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 514 (95.01%) XML
2 327 (60.44%) SQL
3 284 (52.50%) XSLT
4 257 (47.50%) Java
5 255 (47.13%) Web Services
6 216 (39.93%) C#
7 209 (38.63%) JavaScript
7 209 (38.63%) SQL Server
8 200 (36.97%) .NET
9 172 (31.79%) Agile Software Development
10 160 (29.57%) HTML
11 151 (27.91%) Spring
12 148 (27.36%) Windows
13 146 (26.99%) Linux
14 145 (26.80%) CSS
15 135 (24.95%) SOAP
16 132 (24.40%) OO
17 124 (22.92%) Maven
18 116 (21.44%) XSD
19 115 (21.26%) XQuery
20 114 (21.07%) REST
21 113 (20.89%) Microsoft
22 110 (20.33%) Degree
23 109 (20.15%) WCF
23 109 (20.15%) T-SQL
24 107 (19.78%) MVC
25 105 (19.41%) Tomcat
26 101 (18.67%) JMS
27 99 (18.30%) jQuery
28 95 (17.56%) Oracle

XPath
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (19.41%) Tomcat
2 49 (9.06%) WebSphere
3 47 (8.69%) JBoss
4 44 (8.13%) Apache
5 37 (6.84%) BizTalk Server
6 32 (5.91%) SharePoint
7 31 (5.73%) Jetty
8 23 (4.25%) SharePoint 2013
9 20 (3.70%) IIS
10 19 (3.51%) Adobe CQ
11 16 (2.96%) CMS
12 14 (2.59%) SharePoint Server
13 13 (2.40%) WebLogic
14 12 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
14 12 (2.22%) Magnolia
14 12 (2.22%) Liferay
15 9 (1.66%) MQSeries
15 9 (1.66%) Oracle Workflow
16 5 (0.92%) Apache Solr
17 3 (0.55%) Mule
Applications
1 37 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.48%) MS Office
3 5 (0.92%) SPSS
4 3 (0.55%) XMetaL
5 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.11%) LatentZero
2 4 (0.74%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.55%) SAP SRM
3 3 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.37%) Summit
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.18%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.81%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.11%) SaaS
3 5 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 87 (16.08%) HTTP
2 34 (6.28%) Internet
3 25 (4.62%) FTP
4 13 (2.40%) SMTP
4 13 (2.40%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.66%) LDAP
5 9 (1.66%) Wireless
6 6 (1.11%) Firewall
6 6 (1.11%) SSL
6 6 (1.11%) IPv4
7 5 (0.92%) Network Security
7 5 (0.92%) HTTPS
7 5 (0.92%) Kerberos
8 4 (0.74%) DNS
9 3 (0.55%) LAN
9 3 (0.55%) WAN
9 3 (0.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (38.63%) SQL Server
2 82 (15.16%) Relational Database
3 74 (13.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 49 (9.06%) MySQL
5 38 (7.02%) MarkLogic
6 36 (6.65%) PostgreSQL
6 36 (6.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 34 (6.28%) RDBMS
7 34 (6.28%) NoSQL
8 32 (5.91%) Oracle Database
9 28 (5.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 27 (4.99%) SQL Server 2012
11 25 (4.62%) Big Data
12 21 (3.88%) Hazelcast
12 21 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (1.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 124 (22.92%) Maven
2 90 (16.64%) Subversion
3 70 (12.94%) Git (software)
4 44 (8.13%) JUnit
5 43 (7.95%) Visual Studio
6 40 (7.39%) Eclipse
6 40 (7.39%) Ant
7 38 (7.02%) Jenkins
8 27 (4.99%) SoapUI
9 25 (4.62%) Hudson
10 24 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 22 (4.07%) Mockito
12 21 (3.88%) Selenium
13 19 (3.51%) JIRA
14 18 (3.33%) NUnit
14 18 (3.33%) Cucumber
15 15 (2.77%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
16 13 (2.40%) TeamCity
17 9 (1.66%) MSBuild
18 8 (1.48%) Log4j
General
1 81 (14.97%) Finance
2 50 (9.24%) Telecoms
3 41 (7.58%) Publishing
4 36 (6.65%) Retail
5 30 (5.55%) Banking
6 19 (3.51%) Games
7 18 (3.33%) Legal
8 17 (3.14%) Law
9 15 (2.77%) Financial Institution
10 12 (2.22%) Multimedia
11 11 (2.03%) Manufacturing
12 9 (1.66%) Front Office
13 8 (1.48%) Marketing
14 6 (1.11%) Back Office
15 5 (0.92%) Electronics
16 4 (0.74%) Advertising
17 3 (0.55%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
18 2 (0.37%) Billing
18 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 374 (69.13%) Developer
2 145 (26.80%) Java Developer
3 132 (24.40%) Senior Developer
4 52 (9.61%) .NET Developer
5 51 (9.43%) Architect
6 48 (8.87%) C# Developer
7 47 (8.69%) Software Developer
8 41 (7.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 39 (7.21%) Software Engineer
10 38 (7.02%) Analyst
11 37 (6.84%) Web Developer
11 37 (6.84%) C# .NET Developer
12 36 (6.65%) Senior Java Developer
13 32 (5.91%) Technical Architect
14 31 (5.73%) Senior C# Developer
15 25 (4.62%) Consultant
16 24 (4.44%) Applications Developer
17 21 (3.88%) Senior .NET Developer
18 19 (3.51%) Senior Software Developer
19 18 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 514 (95.01%) XML
2 284 (52.50%) XSLT
3 255 (47.13%) Web Services
4 200 (36.97%) .NET
5 160 (29.57%) HTML
6 151 (27.91%) Spring
7 145 (26.80%) CSS
8 135 (24.95%) SOAP
9 116 (21.44%) XSD
10 114 (21.07%) REST
11 109 (20.15%) WCF
12 101 (18.67%) JMS
13 99 (18.30%) jQuery
14 85 (15.71%) XML Schema
15 84 (15.53%) J2EE
16 83 (15.34%) .NET Framework
17 81 (14.97%) ASP.NET
18 74 (13.68%) Ajax
19 70 (12.94%) Servlets
20 66 (12.20%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 78 (14.42%) Computer Science
2 37 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (4.99%) Mobile App
4 26 (4.81%) Client/Server
5 21 (3.88%) N-Tier
6 19 (3.51%) Inversion of Control
7 16 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.40%) Open Source
8 13 (2.40%) Web 2.0
9 12 (2.22%) Data Structures
10 11 (2.03%) Ontologies
10 11 (2.03%) Semantic Web
11 10 (1.85%) Hedge funds
12 9 (1.66%) Embedded Systems
12 9 (1.66%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.66%) MPEG
12 9 (1.66%) NHS
12 9 (1.66%) Mainframe
13 8 (1.48%) Mathematics
14 7 (1.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 148 (27.36%) Windows
2 146 (26.99%) Linux
3 83 (15.34%) UNIX
4 45 (8.32%) Android
5 27 (4.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (3.33%) Solaris
7 18 (3.33%) AIX
8 14 (2.59%) HPUX
9 13 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (1.48%) Windows Phone
10 8 (1.48%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.11%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (31.79%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (24.40%) OO
3 107 (19.78%) MVC
4 89 (16.45%) Workflow
5 87 (16.08%) Software Engineering
6 86 (15.90%) SOA
7 84 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
8 82 (15.16%) Scrum
9 59 (10.91%) E-Commerce
10 55 (10.17%) Mentoring
11 50 (9.24%) Multithreading
12 45 (8.32%) TDD
13 39 (7.21%) Automated Testing
13 39 (7.21%) Web Development
14 35 (6.47%) UML
15 31 (5.73%) Performance Analysis
16 30 (5.55%) Performance Tuning
17 28 (5.18%) Technical Architecture
17 28 (5.18%) Content Management
18 27 (4.99%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 327 (60.44%) SQL
2 257 (47.50%) Java
3 216 (39.93%) C#
4 209 (38.63%) JavaScript
5 115 (21.26%) XQuery
6 109 (20.15%) T-SQL
7 47 (8.69%) PHP
8 46 (8.50%) Perl
9 37 (6.84%) VB.NET
10 36 (6.65%) C++
11 35 (6.47%) VB
12 29 (5.36%) VBA
13 27 (4.99%) Shell Script
14 24 (4.44%) Scala
15 23 (4.25%) C
16 20 (3.70%) Groovy
16 20 (3.70%) Ruby
17 12 (2.22%) PHP5
17 12 (2.22%) SPARQL
18 9 (1.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 110 (20.33%) Degree
2 27 (4.99%) Sun Certification
3 25 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 22 (4.07%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.66%) Brainbench
7 7 (1.29%) Oracle Certification
7 7 (1.29%) OCPJP
8 5 (0.92%) MCSD
9 2 (0.37%) ISEB
9 2 (0.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.88%) QA
2 9 (1.66%) SLA
3 3 (0.55%) RosettaNet
4 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (2.03%) Active Directory
1 11 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.11%) VirtualBox
3 3 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.55%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (2.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.74%) Puppet
3 3 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.55%) CA SiteMinder
4 2 (0.37%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (0.37%) Control-M
4 2 (0.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 113 (20.89%) Microsoft
2 95 (17.56%) Oracle
3 29 (5.36%) Red Hat
4 25 (4.62%) IBM
5 24 (4.44%) Google
6 20 (3.70%) HP
7 19 (3.51%) Sun
8 17 (3.14%) VMware
9 9 (1.66%) webMethods
9 9 (1.66%) Software AG
9 9 (1.66%) Cognizant
10 8 (1.48%) Interwoven
11 7 (1.29%) Nokia
11 7 (1.29%) Siemens
11 7 (1.29%) Cerillion
11 7 (1.29%) AccuRev
11 7 (1.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 6 (1.11%) TIBCO
12 6 (1.11%) Remedy
12 6 (1.11%) Charles River
London
Volt
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum, Benefits 15% Bonus + more
Posted: 13 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £750000 per annum + corporate benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + corporate benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Workdigital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per year (plus 10% bonus)
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
XLN Telecom
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago
London - With Travel
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £0 - £110,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago