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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 689 741 689
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -52
Permanent jobs citing XPath 188 218 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 0.39% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 150 167 241
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%

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
48617 55702 57453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.53% 52.44% 50.08%
Number of salaries quoted 41743 47856 49169
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 December 2016 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 5 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +49 184 £55,000 +15.78% 17
London +99 88 £55,000 -8.33% 8
City of London +73 55 £55,000 -18.51% 3
South East +58 41 £51,250 -10.86% 2
West Midlands -5 18 £31,000 -34.73%
Milton Keynes +34 15 £57,500 +15.00%
Buckinghamshire +24 15 £57,500 +15.00%
Yorkshire -6 15 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Hampshire - 15 £37,500 - 2
York -10 14 £42,500 -1.16% 3
North Yorkshire -17 14 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Southampton - 11 £37,500 - 2
North West -7 10 £26,000 +6.12%
Liverpool - 10 £26,000 -
Merseyside - 10 £26,000 -
Berkshire +59 8 £70,000 +1.81%
Maidenhead - 8 £70,000 -
South West -11 5 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Birmingham -14 5 £30,000 -41.17%
Warwickshire +15 4 - -
Warwick +7 4 - -
East of England -7 4 £45,500 +1.11% 1
Brentford - 4 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire -24 3 £51,250 +42.36% 1
Scotland +25 2 £42,500 +25.92%
Essex +18 2 - - 1
East Midlands +6 2 £55,000 +4.76%
East Sussex +5 2 £35,000 -41.66%
Cardiff +1 2 £31,000 -
South Wales +1 2 £31,000 -

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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.

1 305 (86.40%) XML
2 224 (63.46%) XSLT
3 182 (51.56%) HTML
3 182 (51.56%) JavaScript
4 177 (50.14%) .NET
5 175 (49.58%) C#
6 171 (48.44%) Web Services
7 169 (47.88%) SQL Server
8 167 (47.31%) Microsoft
9 160 (45.33%) CSS
10 159 (45.04%) Agile Software Development
11 152 (43.06%) Finance
12 133 (37.68%) ASP.NET
13 131 (37.11%) HTML5
14 128 (36.26%) SQL
15 122 (34.56%) Team Foundation Server
15 122 (34.56%) CSS3
16 119 (33.71%) Visual Studio
16 119 (33.71%) MVC
17 117 (33.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 115 (32.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 114 (32.29%) Web Development
20 112 (31.73%) SDLC
21 100 (28.33%) ASP.NET MVC
22 99 (28.05%) OO
23 93 (26.35%) QA
24 92 (26.06%) Java
25 87 (24.65%) ITIL
26 86 (24.36%) CMS
27 85 (24.08%) Content Management

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 86 (24.36%) CMS
2 38 (10.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 29 (8.22%) WebSphere
4 27 (7.65%) Oracle Service Bus
5 26 (7.37%) BizTalk Server
6 25 (7.08%) IIS
7 23 (6.52%) Tomcat
8 22 (6.23%) Elasticsearch
9 16 (4.53%) Jetty
10 15 (4.25%) WebLogic
10 15 (4.25%) WebSphere Application Server
11 14 (3.97%) GlassFish
12 13 (3.68%) Apache
13 8 (2.27%) Confluence
14 7 (1.98%) JBoss
15 5 (1.42%) SharePoint
16 3 (0.85%) Apache Solr
17 2 (0.57%) JCAPS
17 2 (0.57%) Umbraco
18 1 (0.28%) DNN
Applications
1 23 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.57%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.28%) Mingle
3 1 (0.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (4.82%) BusinessWorks
1 17 (4.82%) TIBCO iProcess
2 14 (3.97%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (2.55%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.28%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.28%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.57%) OpenShift
2 2 (0.57%) SaaS
3 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (20.68%) Internet
2 72 (20.40%) Intranet
3 45 (12.75%) HTTP
4 37 (10.48%) FTP
5 31 (8.78%) SSL
6 25 (7.08%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.85%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.85%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.57%) SSH
9 1 (0.28%) Broadband
9 1 (0.28%) Cisco ICM
9 1 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.28%) DVB
9 1 (0.28%) LAN
9 1 (0.28%) LDAP
9 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (47.88%) SQL Server
2 117 (33.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 72 (20.40%) SQL Server 2014
4 37 (10.48%) Relational Database
5 34 (9.63%) Big Data
6 25 (7.08%) NoSQL
7 24 (6.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (6.52%) MySQL
9 16 (4.53%) MarkLogic
10 14 (3.97%) RDBMS
11 9 (2.55%) Oracle Database
12 8 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 8 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.98%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.98%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (1.98%) Pentaho
14 6 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 122 (34.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 119 (33.71%) Visual Studio
3 32 (9.07%) JUnit
3 32 (9.07%) Moq
4 31 (8.78%) Jasmine
5 30 (8.50%) Maven
6 27 (7.65%) Subversion
7 23 (6.52%) Git (software)
8 21 (5.95%) JIRA
9 14 (3.97%) Ant
9 14 (3.97%) Selenium
10 13 (3.68%) Mockito
11 10 (2.83%) WebDriver
12 9 (2.55%) Bugzilla
13 7 (1.98%) Talend Open Studio
14 6 (1.70%) Cucumber
14 6 (1.70%) SoapUI
15 4 (1.13%) Jenkins
16 3 (0.85%) TeamCity
16 3 (0.85%) TestNG
General
1 152 (43.06%) Finance
2 20 (5.67%) Banking
3 19 (5.38%) Games
4 17 (4.82%) Military
5 15 (4.25%) Music Industry
6 14 (3.97%) Back Office
7 13 (3.68%) Publishing
8 11 (3.12%) Investment Banking
8 11 (3.12%) Retail
9 5 (1.42%) Wholesale Banking
10 4 (1.13%) Law
10 4 (1.13%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.85%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.57%) Electronics
12 2 (0.57%) Marketing
13 1 (0.28%) Advertising
13 1 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 249 (70.54%) Developer
2 110 (31.16%) .NET Developer
3 106 (30.03%) C# Developer
4 79 (22.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 61 (17.28%) Senior Developer
6 54 (15.30%) ASP.NET Developer
7 53 (15.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 44 (12.46%) Java Developer
9 41 (11.61%) Web Developer
10 39 (11.05%) Senior .NET Developer
11 31 (8.78%) Analyst
11 31 (8.78%) Lead Developer
12 27 (7.65%) C# Software Developer
12 27 (7.65%) Lead .NET Developer
13 26 (7.37%) Software Developer
14 23 (6.52%) Administrator
14 23 (6.52%) PHP Developer
15 19 (5.38%) Senior C# Developer
15 19 (5.38%) SQL Developer
15 19 (5.38%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (86.40%) XML
2 224 (63.46%) XSLT
3 182 (51.56%) HTML
4 177 (50.14%) .NET
5 171 (48.44%) Web Services
6 160 (45.33%) CSS
7 133 (37.68%) ASP.NET
8 131 (37.11%) HTML5
9 122 (34.56%) CSS3
10 115 (32.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 100 (28.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 83 (23.51%) .NET Framework
13 73 (20.68%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 73 (20.68%) Entity Framework
14 71 (20.11%) SOAP
15 69 (19.55%) XSD
16 57 (16.15%) JMS
17 39 (11.05%) REST
18 34 (9.63%) WinForms
19 31 (8.78%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 70 (19.83%) User Experience
2 29 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.82%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.68%) Mathematics
5 9 (2.55%) PMI
6 8 (2.27%) Hedge funds
7 6 (1.70%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.70%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.42%) Fintech
8 5 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (1.42%) Online Banking
9 4 (1.13%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.13%) DataPower
10 3 (0.85%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.85%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.85%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.57%) BBC
11 2 (0.57%) Equities
11 2 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (10.76%) Linux
2 12 (3.40%) Unix
3 8 (2.27%) Windows
4 3 (0.85%) AIX
5 1 (0.28%) Android
5 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.28%) Solaris
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (45.04%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (33.71%) MVC
3 114 (32.29%) Web Development
4 112 (31.73%) SDLC
5 99 (28.05%) OO
6 87 (24.65%) ITIL
7 85 (24.08%) Content Management
8 84 (23.80%) SOA
9 82 (23.23%) Configuration Management
10 81 (22.95%) Release Management
11 72 (20.40%) Web Accessibility
12 71 (20.11%) Test Scripting
13 70 (19.83%) OOD
14 69 (19.55%) Change Management
14 69 (19.55%) UML
15 68 (19.26%) UX Design
16 64 (18.13%) Dependency Injection
17 45 (12.75%) Software Engineering
18 42 (11.90%) Scrum
19 37 (10.48%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 182 (51.56%) JavaScript
2 175 (49.58%) C#
3 128 (36.26%) SQL
4 92 (26.06%) Java
5 40 (11.33%) T-SQL
6 32 (9.07%) PHP
7 30 (8.50%) XQuery
8 22 (6.23%) Shell Script
9 21 (5.95%) Ruby
10 18 (5.10%) PHP 5
11 17 (4.82%) PowerShell
12 13 (3.68%) PL/SQL
13 12 (3.40%) PHP 7
13 12 (3.40%) Python
13 12 (3.40%) Scala
14 9 (2.55%) VB.NET
15 8 (2.27%) C
16 7 (1.98%) C++
17 2 (0.57%) ActionScript
17 2 (0.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 60 (17.00%) Security Cleared
2 43 (12.18%) SC Cleared
3 33 (9.35%) Degree
4 11 (3.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.55%) PMI Certification
6 7 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (1.70%) MCPD
7 6 (1.70%) MCTS
8 4 (1.13%) MCSD
9 3 (0.85%) ISEB
9 3 (0.85%) OCA
9 3 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.57%) PhD
10 2 (0.57%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.28%) Brainbench
11 1 (0.28%) HND
11 1 (0.28%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (26.35%) QA
2 16 (4.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.28%) FATCA
System Software
1 22 (6.23%) Docker
2 4 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (5.67%) Control-M
2 17 (4.82%) TIBCO Hawk
3 2 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.57%) SCOM
4 1 (0.28%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 167 (47.31%) Microsoft
2 74 (20.96%) Oracle
3 68 (19.26%) EPiServer
4 23 (6.52%) TIBCO
5 16 (4.53%) IBM
6 14 (3.97%) Sybase
7 10 (2.83%) Informatica
8 7 (1.98%) EXASOL
8 7 (1.98%) SAP
8 7 (1.98%) Tableau
8 7 (1.98%) Talend
9 5 (1.42%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.85%) Solace
11 2 (0.57%) HP
11 2 (0.57%) Reuters
11 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.57%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.57%) Sun
12 1 (0.28%) Cisco
12 1 (0.28%) OpenLink
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits, training & dev
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Deltatre Media
Salary: Competitive + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Talent Cluster
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Deltatre Media
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
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Southampton
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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