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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 711 793 775
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -18
Permanent jobs citing XPath 207 182 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.32% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 166 137 191
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%

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
51820 56347 60604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.91% 51.34% 51.67%
Number of salaries quoted 44839 48009 51457
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +56 198 £45,000 -10.00% 23
London +83 109 £50,000 -13.04% 15
Yorkshire +49 30 £42,500 +30.76% 1
City of London +55 28 £44,750 -31.15% 6
South East +13 27 £42,500 -15.00% 2
North Yorkshire +36 24 £42,500 +30.76% 1
York +29 24 £42,500 +6.25% 1
West Midlands +1 12 £41,333 -12.98% 2
Hampshire +9 11 £42,500 -10.52% 1
North West +20 10 £52,500 +16.66%
Southampton - 9 £42,500 - 1
Birmingham - 7 £41,333 - 2
Liverpool - 7 £55,000 -
Merseyside - 7 £55,000 -
Scotland - 7 £32,500 - 2
Berkshire +4 6 £42,500 +97.67% 1
East of England +26 5 £58,500 +30.00% 2
Hertfordshire +20 5 £58,500 +14.70% 2
Buckinghamshire - 5 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 5 £43,500 - 1
Milton Keynes - 5 £50,000 -
Maidenhead - 5 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire +24 4 £40,000 +33.33%
Warwickshire +5 4 - -
Warwick -13 4 - -
Leeds - 4 £40,000 -
Brighton -8 3 - -
East Sussex -9 3 - -
South West -15 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Surrey +26 2 £23,500 -41.25%

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 378 (88.11%) XML
2 254 (59.21%) XSLT
2 254 (59.21%) .NET
3 246 (57.34%) HTML
4 239 (55.71%) JavaScript
5 218 (50.82%) Web Services
6 216 (50.35%) SQL Server
7 208 (48.48%) C#
7 208 (48.48%) CSS
8 198 (46.15%) SQL
9 174 (40.56%) Agile Software Development
10 166 (38.69%) Microsoft
11 162 (37.76%) ASP.NET
12 154 (35.90%) MVC
13 150 (34.97%) HTML5
14 126 (29.37%) Web Development
15 123 (28.67%) SOA
16 120 (27.97%) Visual Studio
17 118 (27.51%) Java
17 118 (27.51%) SOAP
18 110 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
19 107 (24.94%) CSS3
20 106 (24.71%) Finance
21 93 (21.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 90 (20.98%) OO
23 89 (20.75%) Degree
24 88 (20.51%) Relational Database
25 87 (20.28%) jQuery
26 86 (20.05%) ASP.NET MVC
27 85 (19.81%) Computer Science

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 54 (12.59%) CMS
2 42 (9.79%) IIS
3 31 (7.23%) BizTalk Server
4 21 (4.90%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (3.96%) SharePoint
6 15 (3.50%) WebSphere
7 11 (2.56%) WebLogic
8 8 (1.86%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.86%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (1.63%) GlassFish
9 7 (1.63%) Oracle Service Bus
9 7 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (1.63%) Umbraco
10 6 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (1.17%) EPiServer CMS
12 4 (0.93%) Confluence
12 4 (0.93%) JBoss
12 4 (0.93%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.70%) Oracle Application Server
14 2 (0.47%) Kentico
Applications
1 50 (11.66%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.80%) Mingle
2 12 (2.80%) MS Office
3 4 (0.93%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.47%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 12 (2.80%) Oracle 11i
2 8 (1.86%) BusinessWorks
2 8 (1.86%) TIBCO iProcess
3 6 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (1.17%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.70%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.70%) SaaS
4 2 (0.47%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 2 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.47%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (12.12%) HTTP
2 34 (7.93%) Internet
3 33 (7.69%) Intranet
4 21 (4.90%) FTP
5 17 (3.96%) SSL
6 16 (3.73%) HTTPS
7 7 (1.63%) LAN
7 7 (1.63%) WAN
8 4 (0.93%) Kerberos
8 4 (0.93%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.23%) DNS
9 1 (0.23%) Firewall
9 1 (0.23%) LDAP
9 1 (0.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (50.35%) SQL Server
2 93 (21.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 88 (20.51%) Relational Database
4 47 (10.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (7.46%) SQL Server 2014
6 31 (7.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (6.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 25 (5.83%) RDBMS
9 22 (5.13%) MySQL
10 20 (4.66%) NoSQL
10 20 (4.66%) Oracle Database
11 18 (4.20%) Big Data
11 18 (4.20%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (3.03%) DB2
13 12 (2.80%) Oracle Database 10g
13 12 (2.80%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 12 (2.80%) Oracle9i Database
14 7 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.63%) Triplestore
15 6 (1.40%) DTS
Development Applications
1 120 (27.97%) Visual Studio
2 110 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (12.12%) JIRA
4 51 (11.89%) Subversion
5 43 (10.02%) Jasmine
5 43 (10.02%) Moq
6 42 (9.79%) Selenium
7 37 (8.62%) JUnit
8 30 (6.99%) Git (software)
9 27 (6.29%) Jenkins
10 26 (6.06%) Cucumber
11 24 (5.59%) TestNG
12 17 (3.96%) TeamCity
13 15 (3.50%) WebDriver
14 13 (3.03%) FitNesse
14 13 (3.03%) Maven
15 12 (2.80%) Bugzilla
15 12 (2.80%) Karma Test Runner
16 11 (2.56%) Ant
16 11 (2.56%) Appium
General
1 106 (24.71%) Finance
2 24 (5.59%) Banking
3 18 (4.20%) Law
3 18 (4.20%) Music Industry
4 17 (3.96%) Games
4 17 (3.96%) Retail
5 11 (2.56%) Back Office
5 11 (2.56%) Front Office
5 11 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.56%) Military
6 10 (2.33%) Legal
7 7 (1.63%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.17%) Wholesale Banking
9 3 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.47%) Automotive
11 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 310 (72.26%) Developer
2 119 (27.74%) C# Developer
3 111 (25.87%) .NET Developer
4 79 (18.41%) Web Developer
5 68 (15.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 51 (11.89%) Senior Developer
7 42 (9.79%) ASP.NET Developer
7 42 (9.79%) SQL Developer
8 39 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
8 39 (9.09%) Java Developer
9 36 (8.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 29 (6.76%) C# Web Developer
11 28 (6.53%) Consultant
11 28 (6.53%) PHP Developer
11 28 (6.53%) Senior .NET Developer
12 27 (6.29%) Applications Developer
12 27 (6.29%) Software Developer
13 24 (5.59%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 24 (5.59%) Senior C# Developer
14 22 (5.13%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 378 (88.11%) XML
2 254 (59.21%) .NET
2 254 (59.21%) XSLT
3 246 (57.34%) HTML
4 218 (50.82%) Web Services
5 208 (48.48%) CSS
6 162 (37.76%) ASP.NET
7 150 (34.97%) HTML5
8 118 (27.51%) SOAP
9 107 (24.94%) CSS3
10 87 (20.28%) jQuery
11 86 (20.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 80 (18.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 76 (17.72%) WCF
14 74 (17.25%) .NET Framework
15 71 (16.55%) REST
16 62 (14.45%) XML Schema
17 58 (13.52%) JSON
18 51 (11.89%) ASP.NET Web API
18 51 (11.89%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 85 (19.81%) Computer Science
2 55 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (9.79%) Mobile App
4 41 (9.56%) Hedge funds
5 35 (8.16%) User Experience
6 33 (7.69%) Client/Server
7 24 (5.59%) Fintech
8 15 (3.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (3.26%) Derivative
10 12 (2.80%) N-Tier
11 10 (2.33%) Algorithms
12 8 (1.86%) e-Learning
12 8 (1.86%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.86%) Virtual Team
13 7 (1.63%) Data Structures
13 7 (1.63%) Online Banking
14 6 (1.40%) Mathematics
15 5 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (1.17%) Fixed Income
16 4 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 38 (8.86%) Linux
2 28 (6.53%) Windows
3 15 (3.50%) Unix
4 7 (1.63%) Android
4 7 (1.63%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.47%) Solaris
5 2 (0.47%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.23%) AIX
6 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (40.56%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (35.90%) MVC
3 126 (29.37%) Web Development
4 123 (28.67%) SOA
5 90 (20.98%) OO
6 68 (15.85%) Software Engineering
7 64 (14.92%) Scrum
8 63 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
9 61 (14.22%) SDLC
10 60 (13.99%) TDD
11 59 (13.75%) Mentoring
12 54 (12.59%) UML
13 48 (11.19%) ITIL
14 47 (10.96%) OOP
15 45 (10.49%) Workflow
16 42 (9.79%) Coaching
17 40 (9.32%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
18 39 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
19 36 (8.39%) OOD
19 36 (8.39%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 239 (55.71%) JavaScript
2 208 (48.48%) C#
3 198 (46.15%) SQL
4 118 (27.51%) Java
5 53 (12.35%) PHP
6 47 (10.96%) T-SQL
7 31 (7.23%) XQuery
8 18 (4.20%) PHP 5
9 14 (3.26%) Shell Script
10 13 (3.03%) Ruby
10 13 (3.03%) VB.NET
11 12 (2.80%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.33%) C
13 9 (2.10%) C++
14 7 (1.63%) SPARQL
15 6 (1.40%) VB
16 5 (1.17%) Perl
16 5 (1.17%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.93%) Python
18 2 (0.47%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 89 (20.75%) Degree
2 59 (13.75%) Security Cleared
3 40 (9.32%) SC Cleared
4 22 (5.13%) Brainbench
5 19 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (3.96%) MCPD
6 17 (3.96%) MCTS
7 13 (3.03%) Sun Certification
8 7 (1.63%) PhD
9 5 (1.17%) ISEB
10 4 (0.93%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.47%) OCA
11 2 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.23%) MCSD
12 1 (0.23%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (12.82%) QA
2 11 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.93%) SEPA
3 4 (0.93%) SLA
4 3 (0.70%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 19 (4.43%) Docker
2 5 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.70%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (2.10%) Control-M
2 8 (1.86%) TIBCO Hawk
3 3 (0.70%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.70%) Oracle Flashback
3 3 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.23%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 166 (38.69%) Microsoft
2 81 (18.88%) Oracle
3 26 (6.06%) EPiServer
4 19 (4.43%) IBM
5 15 (3.50%) SAP
5 15 (3.50%) Sybase
6 13 (3.03%) Sun
7 9 (2.10%) Remedy
7 9 (2.10%) TIBCO
8 7 (1.63%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.40%) Ektron
9 6 (1.40%) MuleSoft
10 5 (1.17%) Informatica
11 4 (0.93%) EXASOL
11 4 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.93%) Tableau
11 4 (0.93%) Talend
12 3 (0.70%) Blue Martini
12 3 (0.70%) BMC
12 3 (0.70%) ServiceNow
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Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 2 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £34000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwood, Middlesex
DNA Digital
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £75k - 80k per year + Benefits & 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow Technology Centre
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
Recruit121
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 (dependent on experience)
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Tibco Software
Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
West London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham
EMBS
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + fantastic benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
South West London
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