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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 741 783 757
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -26
Permanent jobs citing XPath 173 179 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.32% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 141 125 193
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
51418 56101 59202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.58% 51.05% 51.20%
Number of salaries quoted 44541 47826 49683
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +53 166 £46,622 -1.84% 8
London +54 91 £55,000 -4.34% 3
City of London +77 28 £55,000 -21.42% 2
South East +23 23 £42,500 -12.82% 2
Yorkshire +27 19 £42,500 +13.33% 1
North Yorkshire +20 15 £42,500 +6.25% 1
York +18 15 £42,500 +6.25% 1
West Midlands +12 13 £41,333 -12.98%
North West +13 9 £55,000 +10.00%
Hampshire +4 9 £42,500 -10.52%
Liverpool - 9 £55,000 -
Merseyside - 9 £55,000 -
Southampton - 7 £42,500 -
Berkshire +20 6 £50,000 +132.55% 2
Warwickshire +7 6 £55,000 +15.78%
Warwick -1 6 £55,000 +15.78%
Maidenhead - 6 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 6 £41,333 -
Scotland +22 5 £27,500 -38.88% 6
Hertfordshire +16 5 £58,500 +28.57%
East of England +6 5 £58,500 +65.55% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £50,000 -
East Midlands +14 3 £43,750 -16.66%
South West -15 3 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Glasgow - 3 - - 5
West Yorkshire +15 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Wimbledon -15 2 £70,000 +40.00%
Leeds - 2 £40,000 -
Leicestershire - 2 £42,500 -

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 360 (86.33%) XML
2 248 (59.47%) XSLT
3 244 (58.51%) HTML
4 238 (57.07%) .NET
5 232 (55.64%) JavaScript
6 210 (50.36%) Web Services
7 206 (49.40%) SQL Server
8 202 (48.44%) CSS
9 200 (47.96%) C#
10 189 (45.32%) SQL
11 177 (42.45%) Agile Software Development
12 168 (40.29%) Microsoft
13 155 (37.17%) ASP.NET
14 151 (36.21%) MVC
15 146 (35.01%) HTML5
16 127 (30.46%) Web Development
16 127 (30.46%) Visual Studio
17 118 (28.30%) Finance
17 118 (28.30%) Team Foundation Server
18 115 (27.58%) Java
19 114 (27.34%) SOA
20 113 (27.10%) CSS3
21 103 (24.70%) SOAP
22 101 (24.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 91 (21.82%) ASP.NET MVC
23 91 (21.82%) OO
24 90 (21.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
25 79 (18.94%) Oracle
25 79 (18.94%) jQuery
26 75 (17.99%) Degree

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 61 (14.63%) CMS
2 41 (9.83%) IIS
3 28 (6.71%) BizTalk Server
4 21 (5.04%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (4.32%) WebSphere
6 13 (3.12%) SharePoint
6 13 (3.12%) WebLogic
7 11 (2.64%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (2.16%) GlassFish
8 9 (2.16%) Oracle Service Bus
8 9 (2.16%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.68%) Confluence
10 6 (1.44%) Jetty
10 6 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (1.44%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.96%) Apache
11 4 (0.96%) JBoss
12 3 (0.72%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
13 2 (0.48%) JCAPS
Applications
1 42 (10.07%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.88%) Mingle
3 9 (2.16%) MS Office
4 3 (0.72%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.24%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (1.68%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (1.68%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (1.44%) BusinessWorks
2 6 (1.44%) TIBCO iProcess
3 4 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.24%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.24%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.72%) SaaS
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.48%) PaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 51 (12.23%) HTTP
2 44 (10.55%) Internet
2 44 (10.55%) Intranet
3 23 (5.52%) FTP
4 18 (4.32%) HTTPS
5 16 (3.84%) SSL
6 7 (1.68%) LAN
6 7 (1.68%) WAN
7 5 (1.20%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.72%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.24%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (49.40%) SQL Server
2 101 (24.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 75 (17.99%) Relational Database
4 48 (11.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 43 (10.31%) SQL Server 2014
6 31 (7.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (7.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 25 (6.00%) MySQL
9 22 (5.28%) Big Data
9 22 (5.28%) NoSQL
10 21 (5.04%) RDBMS
11 15 (3.60%) Oracle Database
12 14 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (2.16%) MarkLogic
15 8 (1.92%) DB2
16 7 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
16 7 (1.68%) Oracle Database 10g
16 7 (1.68%) Oracle8/8i Database
16 7 (1.68%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 127 (30.46%) Visual Studio
2 118 (28.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 57 (13.67%) JIRA
4 45 (10.79%) Subversion
5 44 (10.55%) JUnit
6 43 (10.31%) Jasmine
6 43 (10.31%) Moq
6 43 (10.31%) Selenium
7 27 (6.47%) Jenkins
8 24 (5.76%) Cucumber
8 24 (5.76%) TestNG
9 23 (5.52%) Git (software)
10 19 (4.56%) WebDriver
11 18 (4.32%) Maven
12 16 (3.84%) Bugzilla
13 13 (3.12%) Ant
13 13 (3.12%) FitNesse
13 13 (3.12%) TeamCity
14 11 (2.64%) Appium
14 11 (2.64%) Fiddler
General
1 118 (28.30%) Finance
2 27 (6.47%) Banking
3 18 (4.32%) Music Industry
3 18 (4.32%) Retail
4 17 (4.08%) Games
5 15 (3.60%) Law
6 14 (3.36%) Investment Banking
7 11 (2.64%) Military
8 10 (2.40%) Back Office
9 9 (2.16%) Front Office
10 8 (1.92%) Legal
11 7 (1.68%) Telecoms
12 5 (1.20%) Publishing
12 5 (1.20%) Wholesale Banking
13 2 (0.48%) Automotive
14 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 293 (70.26%) Developer
2 117 (28.06%) C# Developer
3 108 (25.90%) .NET Developer
4 73 (17.51%) Web Developer
5 67 (16.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 48 (11.51%) Senior Developer
7 42 (10.07%) ASP.NET Developer
8 40 (9.59%) SQL Developer
9 39 (9.35%) C# Software Developer
10 38 (9.11%) Java Developer
11 37 (8.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 30 (7.19%) Software Developer
13 29 (6.95%) Analyst
14 28 (6.71%) PHP Developer
14 28 (6.71%) Senior .NET Developer
15 27 (6.47%) C# Web Developer
16 24 (5.76%) Applications Developer
17 23 (5.52%) Integration Developer
18 21 (5.04%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 21 (5.04%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 360 (86.33%) XML
2 248 (59.47%) XSLT
3 244 (58.51%) HTML
4 238 (57.07%) .NET
5 210 (50.36%) Web Services
6 202 (48.44%) CSS
7 155 (37.17%) ASP.NET
8 146 (35.01%) HTML5
9 113 (27.10%) CSS3
10 103 (24.70%) SOAP
11 91 (21.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 90 (21.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 79 (18.94%) jQuery
14 71 (17.03%) .NET Framework
15 69 (16.55%) WCF
16 63 (15.11%) REST
17 55 (13.19%) XSD
18 46 (11.03%) ASP.NET Web API
18 46 (11.03%) WinForms
19 45 (10.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 71 (17.03%) Computer Science
2 53 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (10.31%) User Experience
4 42 (10.07%) Mobile App
5 33 (7.91%) Hedge funds
6 31 (7.43%) Client/Server
7 25 (6.00%) Fintech
8 10 (2.40%) Algorithms
8 10 (2.40%) Online Banking
9 9 (2.16%) e-Learning
10 8 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (1.68%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.68%) Derivative
11 7 (1.68%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.20%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.96%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.96%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.96%) Mobile Banking
13 4 (0.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 40 (9.59%) Linux
2 23 (5.52%) Windows
3 13 (3.12%) Unix
4 7 (1.68%) Android
4 7 (1.68%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.48%) Solaris
6 1 (0.24%) AIX
6 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (42.45%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (36.21%) MVC
3 127 (30.46%) Web Development
4 114 (27.34%) SOA
5 91 (21.82%) OO
6 71 (17.03%) SDLC
7 65 (15.59%) Scrum
8 61 (14.63%) Software Engineering
9 60 (14.39%) TDD
10 59 (14.15%) ITIL
11 57 (13.67%) UML
12 56 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
13 47 (11.27%) OOD
14 46 (11.03%) Content Management
14 46 (11.03%) Mentoring
15 42 (10.07%) UX Design
16 40 (9.59%) Web Accessibility
17 39 (9.35%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
17 39 (9.35%) OOP
18 37 (8.87%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 232 (55.64%) JavaScript
2 200 (47.96%) C#
3 189 (45.32%) SQL
4 115 (27.58%) Java
5 49 (11.75%) PHP
6 39 (9.35%) T-SQL
7 33 (7.91%) XQuery
8 18 (4.32%) PHP 5
9 17 (4.08%) Shell Script
10 14 (3.36%) PL/SQL
11 11 (2.64%) C
11 11 (2.64%) Ruby
12 9 (2.16%) VB.NET
13 7 (1.68%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.68%) SPARQL
14 6 (1.44%) C++
15 4 (0.96%) Python
15 4 (0.96%) Scala
16 2 (0.48%) ActionScript
16 2 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 75 (17.99%) Degree
2 62 (14.87%) Security Cleared
3 43 (10.31%) SC Cleared
4 15 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (3.36%) Brainbench
5 14 (3.36%) MCPD
5 14 (3.36%) MCTS
6 8 (1.92%) Sun Certification
7 7 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (1.68%) PhD
8 5 (1.20%) ISEB
9 4 (0.96%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.72%) OCA
10 3 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.48%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.24%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (15.83%) QA
2 11 (2.64%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.68%) SLA
4 4 (0.96%) SEPA
5 1 (0.24%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 19 (4.56%) Docker
2 5 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.72%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (3.60%) Control-M
2 6 (1.44%) TIBCO Hawk
3 3 (0.72%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.72%) Oracle Flashback
3 3 (0.72%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.24%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 168 (40.29%) Microsoft
2 79 (18.94%) Oracle
3 32 (7.67%) EPiServer
4 19 (4.56%) IBM
5 14 (3.36%) SAP
6 11 (2.64%) Sybase
7 8 (1.92%) Informatica
7 8 (1.92%) Sun
8 7 (1.68%) EXASOL
8 7 (1.68%) Tableau
8 7 (1.68%) Talend
8 7 (1.68%) TIBCO
9 6 (1.44%) Ektron
9 6 (1.44%) MuleSoft
9 6 (1.44%) Sitecore
10 5 (1.20%) Remedy
11 4 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.72%) Reuters
13 2 (0.48%) Apigee
14 1 (0.24%) ServiceNow
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