The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XPath (XML Path Language)
UK
Rank 686 728 716
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -12
Permanent jobs citing XPath 173 202 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.39% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 153 140 196
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £67,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £43,974 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.07% +3.46%

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
45304 51792 52363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.89% 52.30% 50.46%
Number of salaries quoted 38888 44659 44919
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing XPath as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +53 169 £52,500 +5.00% 21
London +96 111 £55,000 -5.17% 10
City of London +83 66 £55,000 -18.51% 3
South East +38 18 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Hampshire - 14 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +12 13 £45,000 +12.50%
North Yorkshire -7 13 £45,000 +12.50%
York -9 13 £45,000 +5.88%
West Midlands -14 9 £33,750 -28.94% 1
South West -4 8 £43,500 -1.13% 4
Southampton - 8 £37,500 -
North West -19 6 £35,000 +42.85% 1
Basingstoke - 6 £57,500 -
Gloucestershire -9 5 £45,000 +25.00% 4
Liverpool -1 4 £26,000 -25.71%
Merseyside -7 4 £26,000 -25.71%
Milton Keynes +22 3 £57,500 +15.00%
Buckinghamshire +20 3 £57,500 +21.05%
Brentford - 3 £37,500 -
Warwick +27 2 - -
East of England +23 2 £45,500 -9.00% 3
Warwickshire +19 2 - -
Scotland +15 2 £42,500 +30.76%
Birmingham -11 2 £36,500 -16.99%
Manchester -23 2 £35,000 +42.85% 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £31,000 -
Watford - 2 £45,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £31,000 -
South Wales - 2 £31,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £31,000 -

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing XPath also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for XPath.

1 315 (87.50%) XML
2 237 (65.83%) XSLT
3 195 (54.17%) Web Services
4 188 (52.22%) C#
5 187 (51.94%) .NET
6 186 (51.67%) JavaScript
6 186 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
7 185 (51.39%) Finance
7 185 (51.39%) Microsoft
8 181 (50.28%) SQL Server
9 168 (46.67%) HTML
10 155 (43.06%) ASP.NET
11 154 (42.78%) CSS
12 146 (40.56%) Team Foundation Server
13 145 (40.28%) MVC
14 138 (38.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 136 (37.78%) HTML5
16 134 (37.22%) Visual Studio
16 134 (37.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 130 (36.11%) CSS3
18 129 (35.83%) Web Development
19 122 (33.89%) SDLC
20 121 (33.61%) ASP.NET MVC
21 118 (32.78%) SQL
22 113 (31.39%) ITIL
22 113 (31.39%) Content Management
22 113 (31.39%) CMS
22 113 (31.39%) QA
23 110 (30.56%) Configuration Management
24 109 (30.28%) OO

XPath
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 113 (31.39%) CMS
2 40 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 26 (7.22%) WebSphere
4 23 (6.39%) BizTalk Server
4 23 (6.39%) Tomcat
5 21 (5.83%) Oracle Service Bus
6 19 (5.28%) IIS
7 18 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
7 18 (5.00%) Jetty
8 17 (4.72%) JBoss
9 16 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
10 15 (4.17%) Apache
11 11 (3.06%) WebLogic
12 10 (2.78%) GlassFish
13 6 (1.67%) Confluence
13 6 (1.67%) IBM HTTP Server
14 5 (1.39%) Apache Solr
14 5 (1.39%) Mule
14 5 (1.39%) Mule ESB
15 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 31 (8.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (6.11%) BusinessWorks
2 17 (4.72%) TIBCO iProcess
3 15 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (3.89%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (1.67%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 5 (1.39%) Payment Gateway
6 5 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (0.28%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.94%) OpenShift
3 6 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.11%) SaaS
5 2 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (27.50%) Internet
2 98 (27.22%) Intranet
3 41 (11.39%) FTP
4 40 (11.11%) HTTP
5 30 (8.33%) SSL
6 21 (5.83%) HTTPS
7 7 (1.94%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.67%) LDAP
9 5 (1.39%) Kerberos
9 5 (1.39%) SSH
10 1 (0.28%) Broadband
10 1 (0.28%) Cisco ICM
10 1 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.28%) DVB
10 1 (0.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (50.28%) SQL Server
2 138 (38.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 98 (27.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 35 (9.72%) Big Data
5 30 (8.33%) NoSQL
6 26 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (6.94%) Relational Database
8 19 (5.28%) MySQL
9 18 (5.00%) MarkLogic
10 12 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 12 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (3.06%) RDBMS
12 8 (2.22%) MongoDB
12 8 (2.22%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
14 5 (1.39%) Pentaho
15 3 (0.83%) DB2
Development Applications
1 146 (40.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 134 (37.22%) Visual Studio
3 44 (12.22%) Maven
4 39 (10.83%) JUnit
5 35 (9.72%) Git (software)
6 31 (8.61%) Subversion
7 27 (7.50%) Moq
8 26 (7.22%) Jasmine
9 17 (4.72%) Ant
9 17 (4.72%) JIRA
10 15 (4.17%) Mockito
11 13 (3.61%) Jenkins
11 13 (3.61%) SoapUI
12 10 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
13 8 (2.22%) Bitbucket
13 8 (2.22%) Cucumber
13 8 (2.22%) Eclipse
13 8 (2.22%) IntelliJ
13 8 (2.22%) Selenium
14 7 (1.94%) XMLUnit
General
1 185 (51.39%) Finance
2 22 (6.11%) Banking
3 18 (5.00%) Games
4 16 (4.44%) Publishing
5 12 (3.33%) Military
6 10 (2.78%) Back Office
7 9 (2.50%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.50%) Music Industry
8 6 (1.67%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.67%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.67%) Retail
8 6 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.39%) Electronics
9 5 (1.39%) Marketing
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 256 (71.11%) Developer
2 123 (34.17%) .NET Developer
3 122 (33.89%) C# Developer
4 96 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 63 (17.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 63 (17.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 61 (16.94%) Senior Developer
7 52 (14.44%) Java Developer
8 44 (12.22%) Web Developer
9 42 (11.67%) Senior .NET Developer
10 38 (10.56%) Lead Developer
11 35 (9.72%) Lead .NET Developer
12 30 (8.33%) Analyst
12 30 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
13 29 (8.06%) .NET Web Developer
14 27 (7.50%) Software Developer
15 25 (6.94%) C# Software Developer
16 23 (6.39%) Senior C# Developer
17 21 (5.83%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 19 (5.28%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (87.50%) XML
2 237 (65.83%) XSLT
3 195 (54.17%) Web Services
4 187 (51.94%) .NET
5 168 (46.67%) HTML
6 155 (43.06%) ASP.NET
7 154 (42.78%) CSS
8 136 (37.78%) HTML5
9 134 (37.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 130 (36.11%) CSS3
11 121 (33.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 101 (28.06%) .NET Framework
13 98 (27.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 92 (25.56%) Entity Framework
15 78 (21.67%) XSD
16 63 (17.50%) SOAP
17 60 (16.67%) JMS
18 35 (9.72%) Middleware
19 34 (9.44%) REST
20 31 (8.61%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 89 (24.72%) User Experience
2 33 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.89%) DataPower
4 13 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (3.61%) Mathematics
5 10 (2.78%) Algorithms
5 10 (2.78%) PMI
6 6 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.67%) Fintech
6 6 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.11%) BBC
9 3 (0.83%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.83%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.83%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.83%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.56%) Contactless
10 2 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.28%) Derivative
11 1 (0.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (11.67%) Linux
2 16 (4.44%) Unix
3 14 (3.89%) Windows
4 8 (2.22%) AIX
5 6 (1.67%) Solaris
6 2 (0.56%) Android
6 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (40.28%) MVC
3 129 (35.83%) Web Development
4 122 (33.89%) SDLC
5 113 (31.39%) Content Management
5 113 (31.39%) ITIL
6 110 (30.56%) Configuration Management
7 109 (30.28%) OO
7 109 (30.28%) Release Management
8 106 (29.44%) Change Management
9 98 (27.22%) Web Accessibility
10 94 (26.11%) UML
11 89 (24.72%) OOD
11 89 (24.72%) Test Scripting
12 86 (23.89%) Dependency Injection
12 86 (23.89%) UX Design
13 76 (21.11%) SOA
14 48 (13.33%) Software Engineering
15 46 (12.78%) Scrum
16 34 (9.44%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 188 (52.22%) C#
2 186 (51.67%) JavaScript
3 118 (32.78%) SQL
4 101 (28.06%) Java
5 40 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 32 (8.89%) XQuery
7 25 (6.94%) PHP
7 25 (6.94%) Ruby
8 19 (5.28%) PowerShell
9 18 (5.00%) Python
9 18 (5.00%) Shell Script
10 17 (4.72%) PL/SQL
11 16 (4.44%) Scala
12 14 (3.89%) PHP 5
12 14 (3.89%) PHP 7
13 10 (2.78%) C++
14 9 (2.50%) C
14 9 (2.50%) VB.NET
15 6 (1.67%) Jython
16 2 (0.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 50 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 38 (10.56%) SC Cleared
3 33 (9.17%) Degree
4 11 (3.06%) ISEB
5 10 (2.78%) PMI Certification
6 8 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.67%) MCSD
8 5 (1.39%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (1.39%) OCA
8 5 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.56%) MCPD
9 2 (0.56%) MCTS
10 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.28%) HND
10 1 (0.28%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (31.39%) QA
2 17 (4.72%) SLA
3 1 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.28%) FATCA
System Software
1 21 (5.83%) Docker
2 6 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (4.72%) TIBCO Hawk
2 15 (4.17%) Control-M
3 7 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.67%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.83%) SCOM
6 2 (0.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 2 (0.56%) Puppet
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 185 (51.39%) Microsoft
2 98 (27.22%) EPiServer
3 78 (21.67%) Oracle
4 28 (7.78%) TIBCO
5 19 (5.28%) IBM
6 17 (4.72%) Sybase
7 10 (2.78%) Talend
8 8 (2.22%) Informatica
8 8 (2.22%) Solace
9 7 (1.94%) HP
9 7 (1.94%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.94%) SAP
10 6 (1.67%) CA
11 5 (1.39%) EXASOL
11 5 (1.39%) Hopewiser
11 5 (1.39%) LexisNexis
11 5 (1.39%) ServiceNow
11 5 (1.39%) Tableau
11 5 (1.39%) webMethods
11 5 (1.39%) WorldPay
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Shirley, West Midlands
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxfordshire
greywood
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
South West London
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago