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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 691 787 760
Rank change year-on-year
+96 -27
Permanent jobs citing XPath 226 183 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.32% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 185 147 213
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,440 £58,500 £59,700
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%

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
51581 57002 62710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.87% 51.44% 52.13%
Number of salaries quoted 44689 48587 53551
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
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 £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

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 1 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 1 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 +94 218 £45,000 - 14
London +83 116 £50,000 -11.11% 7
City of London +85 38 £44,750 -22.17% 3
Yorkshire +32 33 £42,500 +30.76%
South East +32 33 £42,500 -15.00% 3
North Yorkshire +34 29 £45,000 +38.46%
York - 29 £45,000 -
West Midlands +7 18 £41,333 -12.98%
Buckinghamshire - 14 £50,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 14 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire +10 11 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Birmingham - 11 £41,333 -
Southampton - 9 £42,500 - 1
North West +20 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
East of England +38 6 £56,750 +99.12% 1
Hertfordshire +30 6 £56,750 +11.27% 1
Manchester +10 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Scotland +2 6 £44,500 +11.25%
Berkshire +16 5 £40,000 +86.04% 1
Glasgow - 5 £43,500 -
Warwickshire +10 4 - -
Warwick -17 4 - -
Leeds - 4 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
Brighton -10 3 - -
East Sussex -14 3 - -
South West -17 3 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Maidenhead - 3 £40,000 -
Cheadle - 3 £39,000 -
East Midlands +10 2 £43,750 +2.94% 1

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 395 (90.18%) XML
2 271 (61.87%) XSLT
3 270 (61.64%) .NET
4 252 (57.53%) HTML
5 250 (57.08%) JavaScript
6 233 (53.20%) SQL Server
7 232 (52.97%) Web Services
8 231 (52.74%) C#
9 218 (49.77%) CSS
10 208 (47.49%) SQL
11 185 (42.24%) Agile Software Development
12 182 (41.55%) ASP.NET
13 173 (39.50%) MVC
14 167 (38.13%) Microsoft
15 156 (35.62%) HTML5
16 141 (32.19%) SOA
17 134 (30.59%) Web Development
18 127 (29.00%) SOAP
18 127 (29.00%) Visual Studio
19 122 (27.85%) Java
20 118 (26.94%) Team Foundation Server
21 107 (24.43%) CSS3
22 103 (23.52%) OO
23 101 (23.06%) ASP.NET MVC
24 100 (22.83%) Degree
24 100 (22.83%) Finance
25 97 (22.15%) Relational Database
26 92 (21.00%) jQuery
27 91 (20.78%) WCF
28 90 (20.55%) 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 56 (12.79%) CMS
2 42 (9.59%) IIS
3 33 (7.53%) BizTalk Server
4 19 (4.34%) SharePoint
5 17 (3.88%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (2.05%) MQSeries
7 7 (1.60%) Alfresco
7 7 (1.60%) EPiServer CMS
7 7 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (1.60%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.60%) Umbraco
8 6 (1.37%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.14%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.91%) Liferay
10 4 (0.91%) Magnolia
11 3 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
11 3 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 55 (12.56%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.20%) MS Office
3 12 (2.74%) Mingle
4 4 (0.91%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.68%) GIMP
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (2.97%) Oracle 11i
2 10 (2.28%) BusinessWorks
2 10 (2.28%) TIBCO iProcess
3 8 (1.83%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (1.14%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.46%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 2 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (0.46%) SaaS
4 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (10.05%) HTTP
2 33 (7.53%) Internet
3 32 (7.31%) Intranet
4 11 (2.51%) FTP
4 11 (2.51%) SSL
5 7 (1.60%) LAN
5 7 (1.60%) WAN
6 6 (1.37%) HTTPS
7 5 (1.14%) Kerberos
8 4 (0.91%) 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
1 233 (53.20%) SQL Server
2 97 (22.15%) Relational Database
3 86 (19.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (9.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (7.08%) SQL Server 2014
5 31 (7.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 30 (6.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 26 (5.94%) RDBMS
8 24 (5.48%) Oracle Database
9 23 (5.25%) NoSQL
10 21 (4.79%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (4.11%) MySQL
12 14 (3.20%) Big Data
12 14 (3.20%) DB2
13 13 (2.97%) Oracle Database 10g
13 13 (2.97%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 13 (2.97%) Oracle9i Database
14 11 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (2.05%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 127 (29.00%) Visual Studio
2 118 (26.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 65 (14.84%) Subversion
4 48 (10.96%) JIRA
5 45 (10.27%) Git (software)
6 43 (9.82%) Selenium
7 39 (8.90%) Jasmine
7 39 (8.90%) Moq
8 37 (8.45%) JUnit
9 27 (6.16%) Jenkins
10 26 (5.94%) Cucumber
11 24 (5.48%) TestNG
12 19 (4.34%) TeamCity
13 16 (3.65%) Karma Test Runner
14 13 (2.97%) FitNesse
14 13 (2.97%) Maven
14 13 (2.97%) WebDriver
15 11 (2.51%) Fiddler
15 11 (2.51%) NUnit
15 11 (2.51%) Protractor
General
1 100 (22.83%) Finance
2 24 (5.48%) Banking
3 18 (4.11%) Law
4 14 (3.20%) Games
4 14 (3.20%) Music Industry
5 13 (2.97%) Front Office
6 11 (2.51%) Back Office
6 11 (2.51%) Legal
6 11 (2.51%) Retail
7 9 (2.05%) Military
7 9 (2.05%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.83%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.83%) Local Government
9 5 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.68%) Publishing
11 2 (0.46%) Automotive
12 1 (0.23%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 328 (74.89%) Developer
2 122 (27.85%) .NET Developer
2 122 (27.85%) C# Developer
3 79 (18.04%) Web Developer
4 74 (16.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 58 (13.24%) Senior Developer
6 47 (10.73%) ASP.NET Developer
7 41 (9.36%) Java Developer
8 40 (9.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 40 (9.13%) SQL Developer
9 39 (8.90%) C# Software Developer
10 32 (7.31%) Consultant
11 30 (6.85%) C# Web Developer
11 30 (6.85%) Senior .NET Developer
12 27 (6.16%) Applications Developer
13 26 (5.94%) Software Developer
13 26 (5.94%) Technology Consultant
14 25 (5.71%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 25 (5.71%) Senior C# Developer
15 24 (5.48%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 395 (90.18%) XML
2 271 (61.87%) XSLT
3 270 (61.64%) .NET
4 252 (57.53%) HTML
5 232 (52.97%) Web Services
6 218 (49.77%) CSS
7 182 (41.55%) ASP.NET
8 156 (35.62%) HTML5
9 127 (29.00%) SOAP
10 107 (24.43%) CSS3
11 101 (23.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 92 (21.00%) jQuery
13 91 (20.78%) WCF
14 86 (19.63%) .NET Framework
15 81 (18.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 78 (17.81%) XML Schema
17 77 (17.58%) REST
18 65 (14.84%) ASP.NET Web API
19 62 (14.16%) JSON
20 61 (13.93%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 90 (20.55%) Computer Science
2 49 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (10.73%) Mobile App
4 45 (10.27%) Hedge funds
5 35 (7.99%) Client/Server
5 35 (7.99%) User Experience
6 25 (5.71%) Fintech
7 22 (5.02%) Derivative
7 22 (5.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (3.42%) Virtual Team
9 13 (2.97%) Management Information System
9 13 (2.97%) N-Tier
10 11 (2.51%) e-Learning
11 10 (2.28%) Fixed Income
12 9 (2.05%) Algorithms
12 9 (2.05%) Data Structures
12 9 (2.05%) Market Risk
13 6 (1.37%) Mathematics
13 6 (1.37%) Online Banking
14 5 (1.14%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 38 (8.68%) Linux
2 32 (7.31%) Windows
3 14 (3.20%) Unix
4 7 (1.60%) Android
4 7 (1.60%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.46%) AIX
5 2 (0.46%) Solaris
5 2 (0.46%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
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
1 185 (42.24%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (39.50%) MVC
3 141 (32.19%) SOA
4 134 (30.59%) Web Development
5 103 (23.52%) OO
6 77 (17.58%) Software Engineering
7 74 (16.89%) Mentoring
8 72 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
9 67 (15.30%) Scrum
10 62 (14.16%) TDD
11 59 (13.47%) UML
12 57 (13.01%) Workflow
13 54 (12.33%) Unit Testing
14 53 (12.10%) SDLC
15 49 (11.19%) OOP
16 48 (10.96%) Coaching
17 46 (10.50%) ITIL
18 45 (10.27%) Responsive Web Design
19 39 (8.90%) OOD
20 37 (8.45%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 250 (57.08%) JavaScript
2 231 (52.74%) C#
3 208 (47.49%) SQL
4 122 (27.85%) Java
5 51 (11.64%) T-SQL
6 50 (11.42%) PHP
7 36 (8.22%) XQuery
8 17 (3.88%) Ruby
9 15 (3.42%) VB.NET
10 14 (3.20%) C++
10 14 (3.20%) PHP 5
11 11 (2.51%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.28%) C
13 9 (2.05%) Python
14 7 (1.60%) Groovy
14 7 (1.60%) Perl
14 7 (1.60%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.60%) VB
15 5 (1.14%) SPARQL
16 4 (0.91%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 100 (22.83%) Degree
2 52 (11.87%) Security Cleared
3 32 (7.31%) SC Cleared
4 26 (5.94%) Brainbench
5 22 (5.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (4.34%) MCPD
6 19 (4.34%) MCTS
7 13 (2.97%) Sun Certification
8 5 (1.14%) ISEB
8 5 (1.14%) PhD
9 4 (0.91%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.46%) MCSD
10 2 (0.46%) OCA
10 2 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.46%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (13.70%) QA
2 11 (2.51%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.14%) RosettaNet
4 4 (0.91%) SEPA
System Software
1 15 (3.42%) Docker
2 6 (1.37%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (2.28%) TIBCO Hawk
2 3 (0.68%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.68%) Oracle Flashback
2 3 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.23%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.23%) Control-M
3 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 167 (38.13%) Microsoft
2 83 (18.95%) Oracle
3 27 (6.16%) EPiServer
4 15 (3.42%) SAP
5 13 (2.97%) IBM
5 13 (2.97%) Remedy
5 13 (2.97%) Sun
5 13 (2.97%) Sybase
6 10 (2.28%) TIBCO
7 7 (1.60%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.37%) Ektron
9 5 (1.14%) Blue Martini
9 5 (1.14%) BMC
9 5 (1.14%) Perforce
9 5 (1.14%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.91%) MuleSoft
11 3 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.46%) webMethods
13 1 (0.23%) Bloomberg
13 1 (0.23%) Reuters
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
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