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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 751 727 697
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -30
Permanent jobs citing XPath 200 215 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.41% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137 188 209
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,100 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,974 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
52970 52554 55049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.19% 50.26% 53.42%
Number of salaries quoted 45748 45127 46295
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 -1 176 £50,000 +11.11% 21
London -6 66 £55,000 - 9
South East -11 34 £52,500 +31.25% 1
West Midlands +5 28 £46,750 -1.57% 2
South West +3 18 £43,000 +19.44% 2
Yorkshire +27 17 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Scotland -3 16 £32,500 -35.00%
North Yorkshire - 15 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham +3 13 £43,974 -34.85% 1
Glasgow - 12 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 11 £50,000 -
Warwickshire -11 9 £50,000 +63.93% 1
York - 9 £42,500 - 1
Milton Keynes - 9 £50,000 -
City of London +54 8 £67,500 +28.57% 3
North West 0 8 £29,750 -30.81% 4
Warwick -15 8 £50,000 +63.93% 1
Surrey +5 7 £45,000 +12.50%
East Sussex -2 7 £41,000 +2.50%
Brighton -5 7 £41,000 +2.50%
Bristol - 7 £43,000 -
Manchester +17 6 £24,500 -43.02% 3
Harrogate - 6 £35,000 -
Walsall - 6 £47,500 -
Reading +6 5 £75,000 +36.36%
Berkshire +1 5 £75,000 +36.36%
West Sussex +2 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Edinburgh -6 4 - -
Dorset - 3 - -
Bournemouth - 3 - -

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 369 (91.79%) XML
2 247 (61.44%) JavaScript
3 245 (60.95%) SQL
4 208 (51.74%) C#
5 202 (50.25%) HTML
6 200 (49.75%) SQL Server
7 198 (49.25%) CSS
8 196 (48.76%) .NET
9 189 (47.01%) XSLT
10 185 (46.02%) Web Services
11 181 (45.02%) Java
12 171 (42.54%) Agile Software Development
13 142 (35.32%) MVC
14 123 (30.60%) Oracle
14 123 (30.60%) Microsoft
15 122 (30.35%) XQuery
16 117 (29.10%) ASP.NET
17 116 (28.86%) SOAP
18 111 (27.61%) SOA
19 102 (25.37%) Visual Studio
20 99 (24.63%) HTML5
20 99 (24.63%) Relational Database
21 98 (24.38%) jQuery
22 97 (24.13%) Subversion
23 94 (23.38%) Team Foundation Server
24 87 (21.64%) OO
25 86 (21.39%) Software Engineering
26 85 (21.14%) Unit Testing
27 84 (20.90%) Degree
28 83 (20.65%) CSS3

XPath
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 48 (11.94%) CMS
2 43 (10.70%) Tomcat
3 20 (4.98%) IIS
3 20 (4.98%) Sitecore CMS
3 20 (4.98%) Umbraco
4 18 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (4.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 17 (4.23%) Alfresco
5 17 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
5 17 (4.23%) MQSeries
5 17 (4.23%) SharePoint
6 16 (3.98%) Liferay
6 16 (3.98%) Magnolia
7 13 (3.23%) JBoss
8 12 (2.99%) Apache Solr
9 11 (2.74%) Node.js
9 11 (2.74%) WebSphere
10 10 (2.49%) WordPress
11 9 (2.24%) Jetty
11 9 (2.24%) Mule
Applications
1 52 (12.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.24%) MS Office
2 5 (1.24%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.50%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.50%) HipChat
4 1 (0.25%) GIMP
4 1 (0.25%) Mingle
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (4.73%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (2.99%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (1.74%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (1.74%) SAP SRM
4 5 (1.24%) Temenos T24
5 4 (1.00%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (1.00%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (12.19%) HTTP
2 28 (6.97%) FTP
3 14 (3.48%) SMPP
3 14 (3.48%) SMTP
3 14 (3.48%) TCP/IP
4 12 (2.99%) Internet
5 8 (1.99%) LDAP
5 8 (1.99%) SSL
6 4 (1.00%) Intranet
7 2 (0.50%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.25%) NAS
8 1 (0.25%) RTP
8 1 (0.25%) SMS
8 1 (0.25%) SNMP
8 1 (0.25%) Softswitch
8 1 (0.25%) SSH
8 1 (0.25%) VoIP
8 1 (0.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (49.75%) SQL Server
2 99 (24.63%) Relational Database
3 68 (16.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 64 (15.92%) Oracle Database
5 36 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 28 (6.97%) NoSQL
7 26 (6.47%) Big Data
8 20 (4.98%) RDBMS
8 20 (4.98%) SQL Server 2005
8 20 (4.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (3.98%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (3.73%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (3.48%) Jackrabbit
12 13 (3.23%) DB2
12 13 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (2.99%) BigTable
13 12 (2.99%) OLTP
13 12 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
13 12 (2.99%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 12 (2.99%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 102 (25.37%) Visual Studio
2 97 (24.13%) Subversion
3 94 (23.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 64 (15.92%) Git (software)
5 49 (12.19%) JUnit
6 46 (11.44%) Maven
7 29 (7.21%) Jasmine
7 29 (7.21%) Moq
8 25 (6.22%) Eclipse
9 24 (5.97%) Mockito
10 22 (5.47%) IntelliJ
11 21 (5.22%) Ant
12 17 (4.23%) NUnit
13 15 (3.73%) Jenkins
14 14 (3.48%) Mercurial
15 13 (3.23%) JIRA
16 12 (2.99%) Selenium
17 11 (2.74%) SoapUI
18 9 (2.24%) XMLUnit
19 8 (1.99%) TeamCity
General
1 73 (18.16%) Finance
2 38 (9.45%) Banking
2 38 (9.45%) Telecoms
3 19 (4.73%) Publishing
4 13 (3.23%) Back Office
5 11 (2.74%) Local Government
6 8 (1.99%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.99%) Marketing
7 7 (1.74%) Front Office
8 4 (1.00%) Law
8 4 (1.00%) Military
9 3 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.50%) Legal
10 2 (0.50%) Retail
11 1 (0.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 302 (75.12%) Developer
2 105 (26.12%) .NET Developer
3 101 (25.12%) C# Developer
4 74 (18.41%) Java Developer
5 71 (17.66%) C# .NET Developer
6 68 (16.92%) Senior Developer
7 59 (14.68%) SQL Developer
8 51 (12.69%) Software Developer
9 47 (11.69%) Analyst
9 47 (11.69%) ASP.NET Developer
10 46 (11.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 37 (9.20%) Web Developer
12 35 (8.71%) C# Software Developer
13 30 (7.46%) Consultant
14 26 (6.47%) Senior Analyst
14 26 (6.47%) Technology Consultant
15 25 (6.22%) Lead Developer
15 25 (6.22%) Senior Java Developer
16 23 (5.72%) JavaScript Developer
17 22 (5.47%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 369 (91.79%) XML
2 202 (50.25%) HTML
3 198 (49.25%) CSS
4 196 (48.76%) .NET
5 189 (47.01%) XSLT
6 185 (46.02%) Web Services
7 117 (29.10%) ASP.NET
8 116 (28.86%) SOAP
9 99 (24.63%) HTML5
10 98 (24.38%) jQuery
11 83 (20.65%) CSS3
12 81 (20.15%) XML Schema
13 80 (19.90%) XSL
14 64 (15.92%) ASP.NET MVC
15 59 (14.68%) WCF
16 58 (14.43%) REST
17 57 (14.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 54 (13.43%) Spring
19 52 (12.94%) .NET Framework
20 50 (12.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 73 (18.16%) Computer Science
2 42 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (7.71%) Mobile App
4 27 (6.72%) Hedge funds
5 25 (6.22%) Derivative
5 25 (6.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 24 (5.97%) Data Structures
6 24 (5.97%) Management Information System
6 24 (5.97%) N-Tier
7 20 (4.98%) Client/Server
8 17 (4.23%) Algorithms
9 14 (3.48%) W3C
10 13 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (2.74%) Fixed Income
11 11 (2.74%) Market Risk
12 10 (2.49%) Mathematics
12 10 (2.49%) Semantic Web
13 7 (1.74%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 6 (1.49%) Data Integration
14 6 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 57 (14.18%) Linux
2 35 (8.71%) Windows
3 27 (6.72%) Unix
4 18 (4.48%) Android
5 14 (3.48%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (1.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.25%) AIX
7 1 (0.25%) HPUX
7 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Solaris
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (42.54%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (35.32%) MVC
3 111 (27.61%) SOA
4 87 (21.64%) OO
5 86 (21.39%) Software Engineering
6 85 (21.14%) Unit Testing
7 75 (18.66%) SDLC
8 71 (17.66%) Mentoring
9 67 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 54 (13.43%) Scrum
10 54 (13.43%) UML
11 48 (11.94%) Workflow
12 46 (11.44%) Analytics
12 46 (11.44%) Risk Management
13 42 (10.45%) OOP
14 39 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
14 39 (9.70%) E-Commerce
15 37 (9.20%) Electronic Trading
16 35 (8.71%) Multithreading
16 35 (8.71%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 247 (61.44%) JavaScript
2 245 (60.95%) SQL
3 208 (51.74%) C#
4 181 (45.02%) Java
5 122 (30.35%) XQuery
6 79 (19.65%) T-SQL
7 46 (11.44%) PL/SQL
8 25 (6.22%) VB.NET
9 23 (5.72%) Groovy
10 21 (5.22%) C++
11 20 (4.98%) PHP
12 17 (4.23%) Python
13 15 (3.73%) Ruby
14 13 (3.23%) Perl
15 11 (2.74%) C
15 11 (2.74%) Shell Script
15 11 (2.74%) VB
16 8 (1.99%) VBA
17 5 (1.24%) Objective-C
18 4 (1.00%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 84 (20.90%) Degree
2 35 (8.71%) Security Cleared
3 26 (6.47%) Brainbench
4 23 (5.72%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.99%) Sun Certification
6 11 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.74%) MCPD
7 7 (1.74%) MCTS
8 5 (1.24%) ISEB
8 5 (1.24%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (1.00%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.00%) MCSD
9 4 (1.00%) PhD
10 2 (0.50%) OCA
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.50%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (11.19%) QA
2 7 (1.74%) RosettaNet
3 5 (1.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.00%) Oracle Clusterware
1 4 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 10 (2.49%) Ansible
2 10 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.49%) Puppet
3 9 (2.24%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.00%) Data Guard
4 4 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (1.00%) Oracle Flashback
4 4 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.00%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (0.25%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.25%) Netcool
5 1 (0.25%) TADDM
5 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.25%) WMI
Vendors
1 123 (30.60%) Microsoft
1 123 (30.60%) Oracle
2 20 (4.98%) Sitecore
3 17 (4.23%) Sybase
4 16 (3.98%) EPiServer
5 12 (2.99%) HP
5 12 (2.99%) IBM
5 12 (2.99%) Sun
6 10 (2.49%) Remedy
7 9 (2.24%) Google
8 8 (1.99%) SAP
9 7 (1.74%) Blue Martini
9 7 (1.74%) BMC
9 7 (1.74%) Telerik
10 6 (1.49%) Perforce
11 5 (1.24%) Green Hat
11 5 (1.24%) Solace
11 5 (1.24%) TIBCO
11 5 (1.24%) webMethods
12 4 (1.00%) Vertica
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Blue Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Incisive
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, Birmingham
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedfordshire
Tibco Software
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Tibco Software
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Tibco Software
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago