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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XPath (XML Path Language)
UK
Rank 679 762 757
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -5
Permanent jobs citing XPath 177 183 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 0.35% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 157 126 166
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +8.23%

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
45337 52393 52954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.96% 51.89% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 38652 45150 45395
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +109 170 £47,500 -5.00% 21
London +114 105 £52,500 -4.54% 5
City of London +79 52 £55,000 -18.51% 2
South East +56 26 £52,500 - 4
Hampshire - 14 £52,500 - 1
South West +21 13 £43,500 +1.16% 3
West Midlands +11 12 £36,500 -20.65% 5
Yorkshire +19 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Somerset +8 9 £44,000 +2.32%
York +3 9 £45,000 +2.85% 1
North Yorkshire -4 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Basingstoke - 9 £57,500 - 1
Birmingham +12 7 £36,500 -16.99% 2
Buckinghamshire +16 6 £51,250 +2.50%
Milton Keynes +2 6 £51,250 +2.50%
Scotland +16 5 £42,500 -
Edinburgh +6 5 £42,500 -
Southampton - 5 £37,500 -
Solihull - 5 £36,750 - 3
Berkshire +40 4 £31,500 -58.00%
Gloucestershire -6 4 £43,500 - 1
North West -27 4 £35,000 - 1
Reading +38 3 £31,500 -58.00%
Liverpool +6 2 - - 1
Merseyside -2 2 - - 1
Manchester -29 2 £35,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £31,000 -
Brentford - 2 £37,500 -
South Wales - 2 £31,000 -
Wales - 2 £31,000 -

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 311 (85.91%) XML
2 249 (68.78%) XSLT
3 210 (58.01%) Web Services
4 194 (53.59%) .NET
5 193 (53.31%) Agile Software Development
6 191 (52.76%) JavaScript
7 189 (52.21%) C#
8 184 (50.83%) Microsoft
9 183 (50.55%) Finance
10 182 (50.28%) SQL Server
11 173 (47.79%) HTML
12 162 (44.75%) ASP.NET
13 160 (44.20%) MVC
14 157 (43.37%) CSS
15 137 (37.85%) Team Foundation Server
16 136 (37.57%) HTML5
17 130 (35.91%) Visual Studio
18 129 (35.64%) SQL
18 129 (35.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 126 (34.81%) Web Development
20 124 (34.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 117 (32.32%) ASP.NET MVC
22 116 (32.04%) CSS3
23 110 (30.39%) SDLC
24 109 (30.11%) .NET Framework
25 104 (28.73%) QA
25 104 (28.73%) Content Management
25 104 (28.73%) CMS
26 100 (27.62%) Change Management
26 100 (27.62%) ITIL

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
1 104 (28.73%) CMS
2 88 (24.31%) EPiServer
3 39 (10.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 25 (6.91%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (6.08%) WebSphere
6 21 (5.80%) BizTalk Server
7 20 (5.52%) JBoss
7 20 (5.52%) Oracle Service Bus
7 20 (5.52%) Tomcat
8 19 (5.25%) IIS
9 18 (4.97%) Apache
10 14 (3.87%) Jetty
10 14 (3.87%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (1.93%) nginx
12 6 (1.66%) IBM HTTP Server
12 6 (1.66%) WebLogic
13 5 (1.38%) Apache Solr
13 5 (1.38%) GlassFish
13 5 (1.38%) Mule
13 5 (1.38%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 33 (9.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (6.08%) BusinessWorks
2 17 (4.70%) TIBCO iProcess
3 14 (3.87%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (2.76%) Oracle BPM
5 9 (2.49%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 6 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (1.38%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle BRM
8 1 (0.28%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.91%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.31%) OpenShift
4 8 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.93%) Amazon S3
5 7 (1.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (1.38%) GitHub
6 5 (1.38%) SaaS
7 3 (0.83%) iPaaS
7 3 (0.83%) PaaS
8 2 (0.55%) IaaS
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon CloudSearch
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (24.59%) Internet
2 88 (24.31%) Intranet
3 46 (12.71%) FTP
4 40 (11.05%) HTTP
5 30 (8.29%) SSL
6 23 (6.35%) HTTPS
7 10 (2.76%) Kerberos
8 9 (2.49%) LDAP
8 9 (2.49%) TCP/IP
9 6 (1.66%) 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
1 182 (50.28%) SQL Server
2 124 (34.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 88 (24.31%) SQL Server 2014
4 33 (9.12%) NoSQL
5 32 (8.84%) Big Data
6 25 (6.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (6.63%) MySQL
8 18 (4.97%) Relational Database
9 14 (3.87%) MongoDB
10 12 (3.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 12 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (3.04%) MarkLogic
11 11 (3.04%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.93%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (1.93%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (1.10%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.83%) DB2
15 2 (0.55%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 137 (37.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 130 (35.91%) Visual Studio
3 51 (14.09%) Git (software)
4 48 (13.26%) Maven
5 43 (11.88%) JUnit
6 34 (9.39%) Subversion
7 26 (7.18%) Moq
8 23 (6.35%) Jasmine
8 23 (6.35%) Jenkins
9 21 (5.80%) SoapUI
10 20 (5.52%) Ant
10 20 (5.52%) Eclipse
11 16 (4.42%) IntelliJ
12 15 (4.14%) Checkstyle
12 15 (4.14%) XMLUnit
13 11 (3.04%) Bitbucket
13 11 (3.04%) Mockito
14 10 (2.76%) JIRA
15 9 (2.49%) Cucumber
16 7 (1.93%) gulp
General
1 183 (50.55%) Finance
2 24 (6.63%) Banking
3 19 (5.25%) Games
4 14 (3.87%) Marketing
4 14 (3.87%) Publishing
5 12 (3.31%) Military
6 9 (2.49%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.49%) Music Industry
6 9 (2.49%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.21%) Electronics
8 6 (1.66%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.38%) Back Office
9 5 (1.38%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.38%) Retail
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 263 (72.65%) Developer
2 119 (32.87%) C# Developer
3 118 (32.60%) .NET Developer
4 92 (25.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 60 (16.57%) Senior Developer
6 55 (15.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 55 (15.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 51 (14.09%) Java Developer
8 45 (12.43%) Web Developer
9 37 (10.22%) Lead Developer
10 35 (9.67%) Lead .NET Developer
10 35 (9.67%) Senior .NET Developer
10 35 (9.67%) Software Developer
11 29 (8.01%) C# Web Developer
12 28 (7.73%) .NET Web Developer
13 23 (6.35%) PHP Developer
14 22 (6.08%) Senior C# Developer
15 21 (5.80%) C# Software Developer
15 21 (5.80%) Consultant
16 19 (5.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 311 (85.91%) XML
2 249 (68.78%) XSLT
3 210 (58.01%) Web Services
4 194 (53.59%) .NET
5 173 (47.79%) HTML
6 162 (44.75%) ASP.NET
7 157 (43.37%) CSS
8 136 (37.57%) HTML5
9 129 (35.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 117 (32.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 116 (32.04%) CSS3
12 109 (30.11%) .NET Framework
13 97 (26.80%) Entity Framework
14 89 (24.59%) XSD
15 88 (24.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 75 (20.72%) SOAP
17 58 (16.02%) JMS
18 42 (11.60%) REST
19 34 (9.39%) jQuery
19 34 (9.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 79 (21.82%) User Experience
2 34 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (5.80%) Linux Command Line
4 17 (4.70%) DataPower
5 13 (3.59%) Algorithms
6 10 (2.76%) PMI
7 7 (1.93%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.66%) Fintech
8 6 (1.66%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.38%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.10%) BBC
11 3 (0.83%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.55%) Graphic Design
13 1 (0.28%) Derivative
13 1 (0.28%) Equities
13 1 (0.28%) Social Network
13 1 (0.28%) SWIFT
13 1 (0.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 50 (13.81%) Linux
2 19 (5.25%) Windows
3 15 (4.14%) Unix
4 11 (3.04%) AIX
5 9 (2.49%) Solaris
6 6 (1.66%) Android
6 6 (1.66%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (53.31%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (44.20%) MVC
3 126 (34.81%) Web Development
4 110 (30.39%) SDLC
5 104 (28.73%) Content Management
6 100 (27.62%) Change Management
6 100 (27.62%) ITIL
6 100 (27.62%) Release Management
7 97 (26.80%) Configuration Management
8 95 (26.24%) OO
9 94 (25.97%) UML
10 88 (24.31%) Web Accessibility
11 81 (22.38%) OOD
12 80 (22.10%) SOA
13 76 (20.99%) Dependency Injection
13 76 (20.99%) Test Scripting
13 76 (20.99%) UX Design
14 54 (14.92%) Scrum
15 48 (13.26%) Software Engineering
16 41 (11.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 191 (52.76%) JavaScript
2 189 (52.21%) C#
3 129 (35.64%) SQL
4 99 (27.35%) Java
5 51 (14.09%) T-SQL
6 39 (10.77%) XQuery
7 32 (8.84%) PHP
8 21 (5.80%) Ruby
9 19 (5.25%) PHP 7
10 18 (4.97%) PL/SQL
10 18 (4.97%) PowerShell
11 14 (3.87%) PHP 5
11 14 (3.87%) Python
12 12 (3.31%) Scala
13 11 (3.04%) C
13 11 (3.04%) C++
14 9 (2.49%) Jython
14 9 (2.49%) Shell Script
14 9 (2.49%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 45 (12.43%) Security Cleared
2 43 (11.88%) Degree
3 33 (9.12%) SC Cleared
4 15 (4.14%) ISEB
5 10 (2.76%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.66%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.66%) MCSD
6 6 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.38%) OCA
7 5 (1.38%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.83%) HND
9 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (28.73%) QA
2 13 (3.59%) SLA
3 1 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.28%) FATCA
System Software
1 29 (8.01%) Docker
2 11 (3.04%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (4.70%) TIBCO Hawk
2 15 (4.14%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.49%) CA Single Sign-On
4 6 (1.66%) Control-M
5 3 (0.83%) SCOM
6 2 (0.55%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 2 (0.55%) Perfmon
6 2 (0.55%) Puppet
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 184 (50.83%) Microsoft
2 72 (19.89%) Oracle
3 28 (7.73%) TIBCO
4 22 (6.08%) IBM
5 21 (5.80%) Sybase
6 13 (3.59%) Solace
7 9 (2.49%) CA
8 8 (2.21%) HP
9 7 (1.93%) MuleSoft
9 7 (1.93%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.66%) SAP
10 6 (1.66%) Talend
11 5 (1.38%) Hopewiser
11 5 (1.38%) LexisNexis
11 5 (1.38%) ServiceNow
11 5 (1.38%) webMethods
11 5 (1.38%) WorldPay
12 4 (1.10%) Informatica
13 3 (0.83%) Xamarin
13 3 (0.83%) Zend
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