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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 675 743 750
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +7
Permanent jobs citing XPath 249 225 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.41% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 187 180 222
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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
51427 55553 64014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.38% 51.39% 52.77%
Number of salaries quoted 44502 47278 54656
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 £70,000 £65,000 £69,600
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +79 244 £45,000 +2.27% 21
London +65 122 £50,000 -9.09% 7
South East +23 42 £42,500 -3.40% 1
City of London +69 36 £46,000 -20.00% 1
West Midlands +6 29 £44,000 -7.36% 3
Yorkshire +22 27 £45,000 +38.46% 2
North Yorkshire +16 25 £45,000 +38.46% 1
York - 25 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 20 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 19 £50,000 -
North West +22 15 £39,000 -2.50% 4
Birmingham +4 13 £40,000 - 2
Hampshire +13 12 £35,000 - 1
Manchester +10 12 £40,750 +1.87% 3
Southampton - 12 £35,000 - 1
Cheadle +7 8 £39,000 +0.64%
Warwickshire - 8 £24,000 -
Berkshire +20 6 £40,000 -13.51%
Warwick - 6 - -
East of England +31 5 £55,000 +11.67% 3
Hertfordshire +26 5 £55,000 +7.84% 3
Walsall - 5 £47,500 -
East Sussex 0 4 £45,000 +2.27%
Brighton -3 4 £45,000 +2.27%
Scotland -6 4 £44,500 -11.00% 1
South West -15 3 £41,500 +10.66% 1
Glasgow - 3 £43,500 -
Maidenhead - 3 £40,000 -
Reading +11 2 £65,000 +40.54%
Coventry -1 2 £50,000 +5.26%

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 399 (91.51%) XML
2 264 (60.55%) XSLT
3 258 (59.17%) .NET
4 249 (57.11%) JavaScript
5 239 (54.82%) HTML
6 237 (54.36%) Web Services
7 231 (52.98%) SQL Server
8 219 (50.23%) C#
9 211 (48.39%) CSS
10 207 (47.48%) SQL
11 183 (41.97%) Agile Software Development
12 170 (38.99%) ASP.NET
13 169 (38.76%) MVC
14 159 (36.47%) Microsoft
15 150 (34.40%) HTML5
16 145 (33.26%) SOA
17 140 (32.11%) Java
18 130 (29.82%) SOAP
19 118 (27.06%) Web Development
20 110 (25.23%) Visual Studio
21 108 (24.77%) OO
21 108 (24.77%) Team Foundation Server
22 106 (24.31%) Degree
23 103 (23.62%) CSS3
24 100 (22.94%) Relational Database
25 95 (21.79%) Computer Science
25 95 (21.79%) WCF
26 93 (21.33%) jQuery
26 93 (21.33%) Finance
27 91 (20.87%) Oracle

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 58 (13.30%) CMS
2 37 (8.49%) IIS
3 33 (7.57%) BizTalk Server
4 22 (5.05%) SharePoint
5 14 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (3.21%) Tomcat
6 13 (2.98%) MQSeries
7 11 (2.52%) Alfresco
7 11 (2.52%) Node.js
7 11 (2.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 11 (2.52%) Umbraco
8 10 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 7 (1.61%) EPiServer CMS
9 7 (1.61%) Liferay
9 7 (1.61%) Magnolia
10 6 (1.38%) WebSphere
11 5 (1.15%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.15%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 57 (13.07%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.44%) MS Office
3 11 (2.52%) Mingle
4 3 (0.69%) GIMP
4 3 (0.69%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (2.98%) Oracle 11i
2 11 (2.52%) BusinessWorks
2 11 (2.52%) TIBCO iProcess
3 10 (2.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (1.61%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.23%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.69%) SaaS
5 2 (0.46%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 2 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (10.78%) HTTP
2 28 (6.42%) Internet
3 26 (5.96%) Intranet
4 12 (2.75%) SSL
5 11 (2.52%) FTP
6 5 (1.15%) Kerberos
6 5 (1.15%) LAN
6 5 (1.15%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.15%) WAN
7 4 (0.92%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.23%) DNS
8 1 (0.23%) Firewall
8 1 (0.23%) LDAP
8 1 (0.23%) RTP
8 1 (0.23%) SAN
8 1 (0.23%) SNMP
8 1 (0.23%) Softswitch
8 1 (0.23%) SSH
8 1 (0.23%) VoIP
8 1 (0.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (52.98%) SQL Server
2 100 (22.94%) Relational Database
3 78 (17.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (7.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (7.57%) Oracle Database
6 25 (5.73%) NoSQL
6 25 (5.73%) SQL Server 2014
6 25 (5.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (5.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 24 (5.50%) RDBMS
8 22 (5.05%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (4.36%) MySQL
10 16 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (3.21%) DB2
12 13 (2.98%) Big Data
12 13 (2.98%) Oracle Database 10g
12 13 (2.98%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 13 (2.98%) Oracle9i Database
13 12 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (2.75%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 110 (25.23%) Visual Studio
2 108 (24.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 74 (16.97%) Subversion
4 49 (11.24%) Git (software)
5 46 (10.55%) JIRA
6 40 (9.17%) JUnit
7 36 (8.26%) Selenium
8 32 (7.34%) Jasmine
8 32 (7.34%) Moq
9 26 (5.96%) Jenkins
10 25 (5.73%) Cucumber
10 25 (5.73%) TestNG
11 18 (4.13%) Maven
11 18 (4.13%) TeamCity
12 16 (3.67%) Karma Test Runner
13 14 (3.21%) NUnit
14 12 (2.75%) FitNesse
15 11 (2.52%) Appium
15 11 (2.52%) Fiddler
15 11 (2.52%) Protractor
General
1 93 (21.33%) Finance
2 28 (6.42%) Banking
3 18 (4.13%) Law
4 15 (3.44%) Front Office
5 13 (2.98%) Back Office
6 12 (2.75%) Games
6 12 (2.75%) Music Industry
6 12 (2.75%) Retail
7 11 (2.52%) Legal
7 11 (2.52%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.29%) Local Government
9 8 (1.83%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.92%) Military
11 4 (0.92%) Publishing
12 3 (0.69%) Marketing
13 1 (0.23%) Automotive
13 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 320 (73.39%) Developer
2 115 (26.38%) .NET Developer
3 113 (25.92%) C# Developer
4 71 (16.28%) Web Developer
5 69 (15.83%) C# .NET Developer
6 62 (14.22%) Senior Developer
7 49 (11.24%) Java Developer
8 47 (10.78%) ASP.NET Developer
9 41 (9.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 34 (7.80%) C# Software Developer
10 34 (7.80%) Consultant
10 34 (7.80%) SQL Developer
11 29 (6.65%) C# Web Developer
12 28 (6.42%) Technology Consultant
13 27 (6.19%) Analyst
13 27 (6.19%) Senior .NET Developer
14 24 (5.50%) Software Developer
15 22 (5.05%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 22 (5.05%) Senior C# Developer
16 21 (4.82%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 399 (91.51%) XML
2 264 (60.55%) XSLT
3 258 (59.17%) .NET
4 239 (54.82%) HTML
5 237 (54.36%) Web Services
6 211 (48.39%) CSS
7 170 (38.99%) ASP.NET
8 150 (34.40%) HTML5
9 130 (29.82%) SOAP
10 103 (23.62%) CSS3
11 95 (21.79%) WCF
12 93 (21.33%) jQuery
13 90 (20.64%) ASP.NET MVC
14 88 (20.18%) XML Schema
15 86 (19.72%) .NET Framework
16 75 (17.20%) REST
17 72 (16.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 63 (14.45%) JSON
19 61 (13.99%) AngularJS
20 60 (13.76%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 95 (21.79%) Computer Science
2 53 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (9.86%) Hedge funds
3 43 (9.86%) Mobile App
4 34 (7.80%) Client/Server
5 29 (6.65%) User Experience
6 27 (6.19%) Derivative
6 27 (6.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 24 (5.50%) Fintech
8 19 (4.36%) Management Information System
9 17 (3.90%) N-Tier
10 15 (3.44%) Data Structures
11 13 (2.98%) Fixed Income
12 12 (2.75%) Market Risk
13 9 (2.06%) Algorithms
14 8 (1.83%) e-Learning
14 8 (1.83%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 6 (1.38%) Mathematics
16 5 (1.15%) Data Integration
17 4 (0.92%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.63%) Linux
2 34 (7.80%) Windows
3 19 (4.36%) Unix
4 8 (1.83%) Android
5 7 (1.61%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.46%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.23%) AIX
8 1 (0.23%) Solaris
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (41.97%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (38.76%) MVC
3 145 (33.26%) SOA
4 118 (27.06%) Web Development
5 108 (24.77%) OO
6 86 (19.72%) Software Engineering
7 79 (18.12%) Continuous Integration
8 75 (17.20%) Mentoring
9 63 (14.45%) Unit Testing
10 61 (13.99%) Scrum
11 60 (13.76%) Workflow
12 59 (13.53%) TDD
13 58 (13.30%) UML
14 54 (12.39%) SDLC
15 49 (11.24%) OOP
16 45 (10.32%) Coaching
17 43 (9.86%) Risk Management
18 42 (9.63%) ITIL
18 42 (9.63%) Responsive Web Design
19 40 (9.17%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 249 (57.11%) JavaScript
2 219 (50.23%) C#
3 207 (47.48%) SQL
4 140 (32.11%) Java
5 53 (12.16%) T-SQL
6 49 (11.24%) XQuery
7 44 (10.09%) PHP
8 18 (4.13%) Ruby
9 17 (3.90%) VB.NET
10 15 (3.44%) C++
11 14 (3.21%) PL/SQL
12 13 (2.98%) PHP 5
12 13 (2.98%) Python
13 12 (2.75%) Groovy
14 11 (2.52%) Perl
15 10 (2.29%) VB
16 8 (1.83%) Shell Script
17 7 (1.61%) C
18 4 (0.92%) PowerShell
18 4 (0.92%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 106 (24.31%) Degree
2 46 (10.55%) Security Cleared
3 30 (6.88%) SC Cleared
4 28 (6.42%) Brainbench
5 19 (4.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (3.90%) MCPD
6 17 (3.90%) MCTS
7 13 (2.98%) Sun Certification
8 5 (1.15%) ISEB
8 5 (1.15%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.92%) PhD
10 2 (0.46%) MCSD
10 2 (0.46%) OCA
10 2 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (11.93%) QA
2 11 (2.52%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.61%) RosettaNet
4 4 (0.92%) SEPA
System Software
1 13 (2.98%) Docker
2 6 (1.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.69%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (2.52%) TIBCO Hawk
2 3 (0.69%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.69%) Oracle Flashback
2 3 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.23%) Netcool
3 1 (0.23%) TADDM
3 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (0.23%) WMI
Vendors
1 159 (36.47%) Microsoft
2 91 (20.87%) Oracle
3 30 (6.88%) EPiServer
4 15 (3.44%) Remedy
4 15 (3.44%) SAP
5 13 (2.98%) Sun
5 13 (2.98%) Sybase
6 11 (2.52%) IBM
6 11 (2.52%) Sitecore
6 11 (2.52%) TIBCO
7 7 (1.61%) Blue Martini
7 7 (1.61%) BMC
8 6 (1.38%) Ektron
9 5 (1.15%) Perforce
9 5 (1.15%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.69%) Computacenter
10 3 (0.69%) HP
10 3 (0.69%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.69%) webMethods
11 2 (0.46%) iRise
North West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £44797.20 - £48692.40 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39324.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Home Working
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39324.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £36,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £32k - 42k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lotto Logic Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Bonus + Other Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Altrincham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Workdigital
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
South West London
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 23 days ago