The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 697 593 488
Rank change year-on-year
-104 -105
Permanent jobs citing XPath 219 299 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.27% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.52% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 192 257 391
Average salary £49,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.47% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60539 57184 63351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.71% 52.58% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 51388 49065 55722
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 July 2014 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 28 July 2014. 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 -78 214 £50,000 +17.64% 16
London -111 79 £55,000 +10.00% 10
South East -34 46 £50,000 +33.33% 2
City of London -7 34 £52,500 +5.00% 3
North West +21 33 £40,000 +15.94% 3
Manchester +13 31 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Salford +14 17 £40,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +1 16 £40,000 +14.28%
South West -12 16 £40,000 +14.28%
Cheltenham - 16 £40,000 -
Berkshire +27 15 £50,000 +58.73% 1
East Midlands +2 14 £50,000 +33.33%
Reading +5 13 £50,000 +58.73% 1
Yorkshire -28 12 £37,500 -6.25%
Brighton -37 12 £50,000 +29.03%
East Sussex -38 12 £50,000 +29.03%
Derbyshire - 12 £50,000 -
Derby - 12 £50,000 -
West Midlands -10 11 £45,000 -
Hampshire -9 9 £35,000 +14.75% 1
West Yorkshire -30 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Leeds -34 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Kent -11 6 £50,000 +5.26%
East of England -12 6 - -
Hertfordshire - 6 - -
Watford - 6 - -
Basingstoke -2 5 £35,000 -16.66%
Solihull - 5 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +4 4 £70,000 +94.44%
Scotland -14 4 £36,750 -8.12% 1

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 438 (91.63%) XML
2 335 (70.08%) XSLT
3 261 (54.60%) Java
4 215 (44.98%) SQL
5 210 (43.93%) HTML
6 206 (43.10%) JavaScript
7 185 (38.70%) .NET
8 182 (38.08%) C#
9 177 (37.03%) SQL Server
10 171 (35.77%) Web Services
11 170 (35.56%) CSS
12 143 (29.92%) Spring
13 138 (28.87%) OO
14 134 (28.03%) Windows
15 121 (25.31%) MVC
16 114 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
17 111 (23.22%) XQuery
18 106 (22.18%) Subversion
19 103 (21.55%) Microsoft
20 99 (20.71%) Tomcat
21 98 (20.50%) ASP.NET
22 97 (20.29%) jQuery
23 94 (19.67%) Ajax
24 93 (19.46%) SQL Server 2008
25 89 (18.62%) Android
26 86 (17.99%) Git (software)
27 81 (16.95%) Degree
28 80 (16.74%) Relational Database
29 79 (16.53%) SOAP
30 78 (16.32%) TDD

XPath
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 99 (20.71%) Tomcat
2 42 (8.79%) WebSphere
3 38 (7.95%) CMS
4 30 (6.28%) Apache
5 23 (4.81%) Jetty
6 19 (3.97%) BizTalk Server
6 19 (3.97%) Umbraco
6 19 (3.97%) Apache Solr
7 18 (3.77%) SharePoint
8 12 (2.51%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.67%) IIS
10 7 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (1.46%) Node.js
11 6 (1.26%) Mule
11 6 (1.26%) MQSeries
12 5 (1.05%) Oracle Service Bus
12 5 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.63%) Alfresco
Applications
1 30 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.14%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.63%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) MS Office
4 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.26%) Tridion
2 5 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.84%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.26%) GitHub
2 6 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.84%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.21%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 41 (8.58%) HTTP
2 34 (7.11%) Internet
3 25 (5.23%) FTP
4 21 (4.39%) SMTP
5 11 (2.30%) Intranet
6 8 (1.67%) SSL
7 5 (1.05%) Broadband
7 5 (1.05%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.63%) SAN
8 3 (0.63%) DNS
8 3 (0.63%) Firewall
9 2 (0.42%) VoIP
10 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.21%) LDAP
10 1 (0.21%) IPv4
10 1 (0.21%) DMZ
10 1 (0.21%) AMQP
10 1 (0.21%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (37.03%) SQL Server
2 93 (19.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 80 (16.74%) Relational Database
4 46 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (7.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 34 (7.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (6.90%) MySQL
7 30 (6.28%) Oracle Database
8 29 (6.07%) NoSQL
9 23 (4.81%) MarkLogic
10 22 (4.60%) Big Data
10 22 (4.60%) MongoDB
11 21 (4.39%) RDBMS
12 20 (4.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 19 (3.97%) Hazelcast
14 17 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (3.14%) Data Mining
16 13 (2.72%) Hadoop
17 11 (2.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 8 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 106 (22.18%) Subversion
2 86 (17.99%) Git (software)
3 74 (15.48%) Visual Studio
3 74 (15.48%) Maven
4 43 (9.00%) JUnit
5 37 (7.74%) Ant
6 33 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 31 (6.49%) Eclipse
7 31 (6.49%) Selenium
8 29 (6.07%) Jenkins
9 20 (4.18%) WebDriver
10 18 (3.77%) NUnit
11 16 (3.35%) Hudson
11 16 (3.35%) Mockito
11 16 (3.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 15 (3.14%) Cucumber
13 12 (2.51%) Gerrit
13 12 (2.51%) SoapUI
14 10 (2.09%) CruiseControl
15 7 (1.46%) JIRA
General
1 77 (16.11%) Finance
2 31 (6.49%) Retail
3 27 (5.65%) Games
4 23 (4.81%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.97%) Publishing
6 12 (2.51%) Electronics
7 11 (2.30%) Legal
8 10 (2.09%) Banking
9 9 (1.88%) Law
10 7 (1.46%) Advertising
10 7 (1.46%) Front Office
11 6 (1.26%) Marketing
11 6 (1.26%) Manufacturing
12 5 (1.05%) Online Betting
13 4 (0.84%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.84%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.84%) Back Office
13 4 (0.84%) Automotive
14 1 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 344 (71.97%) Developer
2 110 (23.01%) Java Developer
3 77 (16.11%) Senior Developer
4 76 (15.90%) .NET Developer
5 72 (15.06%) Web Developer
6 67 (14.02%) Software Developer
6 67 (14.02%) C# Developer
7 48 (10.04%) C# .NET Developer
8 38 (7.95%) Analyst
9 29 (6.07%) Software Engineer
10 28 (5.86%) Senior C# Developer
10 28 (5.86%) Senior .NET Developer
11 24 (5.02%) .NET Software Developer
11 24 (5.02%) Senior Java Developer
12 20 (4.18%) Java Web Developer
13 18 (3.77%) Umbraco Developer
13 18 (3.77%) Architect
14 17 (3.56%) ASP Developer
14 17 (3.56%) C# Web Developer
14 17 (3.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 438 (91.63%) XML
2 335 (70.08%) XSLT
3 210 (43.93%) HTML
4 185 (38.70%) .NET
5 171 (35.77%) Web Services
6 170 (35.56%) CSS
7 143 (29.92%) Spring
8 98 (20.50%) ASP.NET
9 97 (20.29%) jQuery
10 94 (19.67%) Ajax
11 79 (16.53%) SOAP
12 76 (15.90%) J2EE
13 72 (15.06%) .NET Framework
14 64 (13.39%) XSD
15 62 (12.97%) Hibernate
16 60 (12.55%) Servlets
16 60 (12.55%) REST
17 58 (12.13%) WCF
18 57 (11.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 55 (11.51%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 65 (13.60%) Mobile App
2 55 (11.51%) Computer Science
3 31 (6.49%) Web 2.0
4 27 (5.65%) Blackberry
5 22 (4.60%) iPhone
6 20 (4.18%) PDA
7 17 (3.56%) Client/Server
7 17 (3.56%) iPad
8 15 (3.14%) Online Games
8 15 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (2.93%) Inversion of Control
10 11 (2.30%) Open Source
11 9 (1.88%) NHS
12 8 (1.67%) Mathematics
12 8 (1.67%) Artificial Intelligence
13 6 (1.26%) Linked Data
13 6 (1.26%) Semantic Web
13 6 (1.26%) Taxonomies
13 6 (1.26%) Ontologies
14 5 (1.05%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 134 (28.03%) Windows
2 89 (18.62%) Android
3 75 (15.69%) Linux
4 50 (10.46%) UNIX
5 25 (5.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (4.39%) Apple iOS
8 17 (3.56%) Windows Mobile
9 10 (2.09%) Windows Phone
10 7 (1.46%) Solaris
11 6 (1.26%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.26%) Mac OS X
11 6 (1.26%) HPUX
12 3 (0.63%) AIX
12 3 (0.63%) Fedora
12 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.63%) OS/2
13 1 (0.21%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (28.87%) OO
2 121 (25.31%) MVC
3 114 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (16.32%) TDD
5 69 (14.44%) Web Development
6 67 (14.02%) SOA
7 60 (12.55%) Software Engineering
8 53 (11.09%) Workflow
9 48 (10.04%) E-Commerce
10 42 (8.79%) Scrum
10 42 (8.79%) Content Management
11 39 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
12 38 (7.95%) Project Management
13 35 (7.32%) Automated Testing
14 32 (6.69%) BDD
14 32 (6.69%) Web Application Development
15 25 (5.23%) System Testing
15 25 (5.23%) Performance Analysis
16 24 (5.02%) Android Development
17 22 (4.60%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 261 (54.60%) Java
2 215 (44.98%) SQL
3 206 (43.10%) JavaScript
4 182 (38.08%) C#
5 111 (23.22%) XQuery
6 48 (10.04%) T-SQL
7 28 (5.86%) VB.NET
8 24 (5.02%) Groovy
9 20 (4.18%) VB
10 18 (3.77%) Python
11 15 (3.14%) C++
11 15 (3.14%) PHP
12 13 (2.72%) Ruby
13 11 (2.30%) PowerHouse
14 10 (2.09%) Perl
15 9 (1.88%) VBA
15 9 (1.88%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.67%) PL/SQL
17 7 (1.46%) Bash Shell
18 6 (1.26%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 81 (16.95%) Degree
2 16 (3.35%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.93%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.88%) HND
5 6 (1.26%) Sun Certification
5 6 (1.26%) PhD
6 4 (0.84%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.84%) ISEB
6 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.63%) OCPJP
7 3 (0.63%) MCTS
8 1 (0.21%) MCSD
8 1 (0.21%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.60%) QA
2 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.63%) HL7
3 1 (0.21%) DICOM
System Software
1 4 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 20 (4.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.21%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.21%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (0.21%) MOM
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 103 (21.55%) Microsoft
2 61 (12.76%) Oracle
3 24 (5.02%) Red Hat
4 21 (4.39%) IBM
5 17 (3.56%) Symbian
6 13 (2.72%) JBoss
7 11 (2.30%) EPiServer
7 11 (2.30%) Zend
8 8 (1.67%) HP
9 7 (1.46%) Informatica
10 6 (1.26%) Elastic Path
10 6 (1.26%) Blue Martini
10 6 (1.26%) ATG
10 6 (1.26%) Interwoven
11 5 (1.05%) Sun
11 5 (1.05%) Sybase
11 5 (1.05%) webMethods
11 5 (1.05%) Reuters
11 5 (1.05%) Sencha
12 4 (0.84%) AccuRev
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus 25 days holiday + pension + additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £46,837 + pkg
Posted: 5 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £40,500 + pkg
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Ealing, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary, pioneering professional environment an
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago