The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 712 718 599
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -119
Permanent jobs citing XPath 180 214 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.35% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 134 187 256
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +21.62%

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
56197 60288 57126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.32% 51.53% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47850 51125 49034
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015 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 31 July 2015. 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 -14 174 £50,000 - 22
London +30 78 £57,500 +4.54% 6
South East -13 29 £50,000 - 2
South West +1 27 £40,000 +6.66% 1
City of London +11 20 £67,500 +28.57% 3
East Sussex +33 16 £50,000 -
Brighton +31 16 £50,000 -
Yorkshire +7 16 £32,500 -13.33% 4
East of England +14 15 £45,000 - 3
Gloucestershire -14 14 £48,750 +30.00% 1
North Yorkshire +9 13 £32,500 - 3
Cheltenham -11 8 £48,750 +30.00% 1
Hertfordshire -12 7 £51,000 - 1
Harrogate - 7 £32,500 -
York +2 6 £40,000 +23.07% 3
West Midlands -14 5 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Essex - 5 £28,500 -
Watford 0 4 - -
Hampshire 0 4 £47,500 +26.66%
Uxbridge - 4 - -
West Yorkshire +5 3 £30,000 -33.33% 1
North West -36 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Warwickshire - 3 £47,500 -
Swindon - 3 £44,000 -
Sussex - 3 £57,500 -
Wiltshire - 3 £44,000 -
Wimbledon - 3 £50,000 -
Warwick - 3 £47,500 -
Berkshire -9 2 £21,500 -57.00%
Manchester -25 2 £40,000 -

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 363 (89.85%) XML
2 230 (56.93%) Java
3 218 (53.96%) SQL
4 210 (51.98%) XSLT
5 174 (43.07%) Agile Software Development
6 169 (41.83%) Web Services
7 164 (40.59%) .NET
8 163 (40.35%) JavaScript
9 160 (39.60%) C#
10 158 (39.11%) Oracle
11 156 (38.61%) HTML
12 153 (37.87%) SQL Server
13 135 (33.42%) Subversion
14 126 (31.19%) XQuery
15 110 (27.23%) Degree
16 103 (25.50%) Spring
17 100 (24.75%) CSS
18 94 (23.27%) SOAP
18 94 (23.27%) Maven
19 92 (22.77%) SDLC
20 90 (22.28%) Git (software)
21 89 (22.03%) jQuery
22 81 (20.05%) SOA
23 77 (19.06%) J2EE
24 75 (18.56%) MVC
25 74 (18.32%) Ajax
26 70 (17.33%) ASP.NET
26 70 (17.33%) Relational Database
26 70 (17.33%) REST
27 69 (17.08%) Oracle Database

XPath
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 49 (12.13%) Tomcat
2 47 (11.63%) WebLogic
3 32 (7.92%) Apache
4 28 (6.93%) JBoss
5 25 (6.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 25 (6.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 24 (5.94%) CMS
7 23 (5.69%) WebSphere
8 19 (4.70%) Apache Solr
9 17 (4.21%) Jetty
10 15 (3.71%) Elasticsearch
11 14 (3.47%) Liferay
11 14 (3.47%) Apache Spark
12 11 (2.72%) WebSphere Application Server
13 9 (2.23%) WebLogic Portal
13 9 (2.23%) Oracle Application Server
14 5 (1.24%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (1.24%) MQSeries
14 5 (1.24%) IIS
14 5 (1.24%) Magnolia
Applications
1 32 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.74%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.74%) MS Office
3 2 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (5.20%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (3.96%) Oracle BPM
3 12 (2.97%) Remedy ITSM
4 11 (2.72%) Oracle 11i
5 9 (2.23%) SAP SRM
6 4 (0.99%) thinkFolio
6 4 (0.99%) LatentZero
7 3 (0.74%) Tridion
8 2 (0.50%) Summit
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.24%) SaaS
3 3 (0.74%) Sage Pay
4 2 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.50%) Taleo
5 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 60 (14.85%) HTTP
2 31 (7.67%) Internet
3 22 (5.45%) FTP
4 16 (3.96%) TCP/IP
5 13 (3.22%) SSL
6 9 (2.23%) LDAP
7 8 (1.98%) Broadband
8 7 (1.73%) SMTP
8 7 (1.73%) SMPP
9 5 (1.24%) WebEx
10 2 (0.50%) AMQP
11 1 (0.25%) Cisco ICM
11 1 (0.25%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.25%) NFC
11 1 (0.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (37.87%) SQL Server
2 70 (17.33%) Relational Database
3 69 (17.08%) Oracle Database
4 40 (9.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (8.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 33 (8.17%) MySQL
6 32 (7.92%) MarkLogic
7 30 (7.43%) MongoDB
8 29 (7.18%) NoSQL
9 24 (5.94%) Hadoop
10 23 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 20 (4.95%) Oracle ODI
12 18 (4.46%) RDBMS
12 18 (4.46%) Oracle Database 10g
13 17 (4.21%) Big Data
14 16 (3.96%) Oracle Database 12c
15 13 (3.22%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (3.22%) DB2
16 12 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (2.72%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 135 (33.42%) Subversion
2 94 (23.27%) Maven
3 90 (22.28%) Git (software)
4 51 (12.62%) Jenkins
5 50 (12.38%) Ant
6 49 (12.13%) Visual Studio
7 39 (9.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 34 (8.42%) JUnit
9 32 (7.92%) Eclipse
10 28 (6.93%) Hudson
11 24 (5.94%) JIRA
12 23 (5.69%) Selenium
13 18 (4.46%) Mockito
14 14 (3.47%) Moq
14 14 (3.47%) Log4j
14 14 (3.47%) HP UFT
15 12 (2.97%) Mercurial
15 12 (2.97%) WebDriver
16 11 (2.72%) FitNesse
16 11 (2.72%) NUnit
General
1 69 (17.08%) Finance
2 16 (3.96%) Retail
3 14 (3.47%) Banking
4 13 (3.22%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.48%) Publishing
5 10 (2.48%) Front Office
6 5 (1.24%) Back Office
6 5 (1.24%) Electronics
7 4 (0.99%) Law
7 4 (0.99%) Legal
8 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.74%) Advertising
8 3 (0.74%) Marketing
9 2 (0.50%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.50%) Military
10 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 248 (61.39%) Developer
2 104 (25.74%) Java Developer
3 88 (21.78%) Senior Developer
4 54 (13.37%) Analyst
5 52 (12.87%) .NET Developer
6 49 (12.13%) Senior Java Developer
7 40 (9.90%) C# Developer
8 33 (8.17%) Architect
9 31 (7.67%) Consultant
10 29 (7.18%) C# .NET Developer
11 22 (5.45%) Applications Support
12 20 (4.95%) Senior Analyst
12 20 (4.95%) Middleware Analyst
12 20 (4.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 20 (4.95%) Oracle Analyst
13 19 (4.70%) Technology Consultant
14 17 (4.21%) Oracle Developer
15 16 (3.96%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
16 15 (3.71%) Support Analyst
16 15 (3.71%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 363 (89.85%) XML
2 210 (51.98%) XSLT
3 169 (41.83%) Web Services
4 164 (40.59%) .NET
5 156 (38.61%) HTML
6 103 (25.50%) Spring
7 100 (24.75%) CSS
8 94 (23.27%) SOAP
9 89 (22.03%) jQuery
10 77 (19.06%) J2EE
11 74 (18.32%) Ajax
12 70 (17.33%) ASP.NET
12 70 (17.33%) REST
13 61 (15.10%) Middleware
14 59 (14.60%) XML Schema
15 52 (12.87%) XSD
16 50 (12.38%) HTML5
17 46 (11.39%) JSP
18 45 (11.14%) Struts
19 44 (10.89%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 65 (16.09%) Computer Science
2 64 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (8.42%) Mobile App
4 23 (5.69%) Hedge funds
5 20 (4.95%) Digital Media
5 20 (4.95%) Client/Server
5 20 (4.95%) Data Structures
6 19 (4.70%) Algorithms
6 19 (4.70%) N-Tier
7 15 (3.71%) Inversion of Control
8 14 (3.47%) Visualisation
9 13 (3.22%) Social Media
10 12 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (2.97%) W3C
11 9 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (2.23%) Replication
11 9 (2.23%) Derivative
11 9 (2.23%) Mathematics
11 9 (2.23%) Data Integration
12 6 (1.49%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 65 (16.09%) Linux
2 63 (15.59%) UNIX
3 50 (12.38%) Windows
4 24 (5.94%) Android
5 17 (4.21%) Solaris
6 16 (3.96%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.98%) Windows Phone
8 5 (1.24%) HPUX
9 1 (0.25%) VMS
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (43.07%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (22.77%) SDLC
3 81 (20.05%) SOA
4 75 (18.56%) MVC
5 55 (13.61%) OO
6 54 (13.37%) TDD
7 51 (12.62%) Software Engineering
8 49 (12.13%) Scrum
8 49 (12.13%) Asset Management
8 49 (12.13%) Automated Testing
9 48 (11.88%) UML
10 41 (10.15%) Content Management
11 38 (9.41%) Unit Testing
12 36 (8.91%) Mentoring
13 32 (7.92%) BPEL
14 31 (7.67%) Build Automation
15 30 (7.43%) BDD
15 30 (7.43%) Performance Tuning
16 29 (7.18%) Multithreading
16 29 (7.18%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 230 (56.93%) Java
2 218 (53.96%) SQL
3 163 (40.35%) JavaScript
4 160 (39.60%) C#
5 126 (31.19%) XQuery
6 65 (16.09%) T-SQL
7 53 (13.12%) PL/SQL
8 34 (8.42%) VB.NET
9 26 (6.44%) Shell Script
9 26 (6.44%) C++
10 23 (5.69%) PHP
11 18 (4.46%) Perl
12 14 (3.47%) Groovy
13 13 (3.22%) Objective-C
14 12 (2.97%) ActionScript
14 12 (2.97%) Ruby
15 10 (2.48%) Python
16 9 (2.23%) Scala
16 9 (2.23%) C
17 8 (1.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 110 (27.23%) Degree
2 19 (4.70%) Brainbench
3 12 (2.97%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.48%) Sun Certification
5 7 (1.73%) MCSD
5 7 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.49%) ISEB
6 6 (1.49%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.49%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.99%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.74%) OCA
8 3 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.50%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.92%) QA
2 15 (3.71%) SLA
3 9 (2.23%) RosettaNet
3 9 (2.23%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.24%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.74%) HL7
6 1 (0.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.49%) Oracle Clusterware
2 6 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (2.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.49%) Oracle Flashback
3 6 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (1.49%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.50%) Puppet
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 158 (39.11%) Oracle
2 63 (15.59%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.46%) Siebel
4 16 (3.96%) SAP
5 15 (3.71%) Remedy
6 14 (3.47%) iRise
7 13 (3.22%) Sybase
8 10 (2.48%) Sun
8 10 (2.48%) IBM
8 10 (2.48%) VMware
9 8 (1.98%) Blue Martini
9 8 (1.98%) BMC
10 7 (1.73%) Computacenter
11 5 (1.24%) Interwoven
12 4 (0.99%) PeopleSoft
12 4 (0.99%) Wall Street Systems
12 4 (0.99%) ServiceNow
13 3 (0.74%) Sitecore
13 3 (0.74%) EPiServer
13 3 (0.74%) Quark
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
PCR
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
PCR
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
PCR
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Extensive Blue-Chip Support
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000+Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
PCR
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bradford
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Kainos
Salary: £38,000 - £52,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Kainos Software
Salary: From £38,000 to £52,000 per annum Pension & Superb Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago