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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 690 594 492
Rank change year-on-year
-96 -102
Permanent jobs citing XPath 218 303 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.53% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 191 260 396
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60613 57242 63379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.72% 52.61% 53.74%
Number of salaries quoted 51472 49132 55776
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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 25 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 25 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 -88 212 £50,000 +17.64% 15
London -101 77 £55,000 +10.00% 7
South East -60 47 £50,000 +33.33% 1
City of London -8 34 £52,500 +5.00% 1
North West +18 33 £40,000 +15.94% 4
Manchester +21 31 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Salford +14 17 £40,000 - 2
Gloucestershire +7 16 £40,000 +14.28% 2
South West -11 16 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Cheltenham - 16 £40,000 - 2
Berkshire +19 15 £50,000 +58.73%
East Midlands +2 14 £50,000 +33.33%
Reading +10 13 £50,000 +58.73%
Yorkshire -28 12 £37,500 -6.25%
Brighton -34 12 £50,000 +25.00%
East Sussex -35 12 £50,000 +25.00%
Derbyshire - 12 £50,000 -
Derby - 12 £50,000 -
West Midlands -7 11 £45,000 -
Hampshire -10 9 £35,000 +14.75% 1
West Yorkshire -25 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Leeds -28 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Kent -7 7 £48,750 +2.63%
East of England -2 6 - -
Hertfordshire - 6 - -
Watford - 6 - -
Basingstoke -3 5 £35,000 -16.66%
Scotland -14 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Solihull - 5 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +2 4 £70,000 +94.44%

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 437 (91.42%) XML
2 335 (70.08%) XSLT
3 259 (54.18%) Java
4 214 (44.77%) SQL
5 208 (43.51%) HTML
6 204 (42.68%) JavaScript
7 186 (38.91%) .NET
8 183 (38.28%) C#
9 178 (37.24%) SQL Server
10 171 (35.77%) Web Services
11 169 (35.36%) CSS
12 141 (29.50%) Spring
13 140 (29.29%) OO
14 136 (28.45%) Windows
15 121 (25.31%) MVC
16 114 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
17 111 (23.22%) XQuery
18 107 (22.38%) Subversion
19 104 (21.76%) Microsoft
20 99 (20.71%) Tomcat
21 98 (20.50%) ASP.NET
22 97 (20.29%) jQuery
23 93 (19.46%) SQL Server 2008
23 93 (19.46%) Ajax
24 90 (18.83%) Android
25 86 (17.99%) Git (software)
26 82 (17.15%) Degree
27 79 (16.53%) SOAP
27 79 (16.53%) Relational Database
28 78 (16.32%) TDD

XPath
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 37 (7.74%) CMS
4 30 (6.28%) Apache
5 23 (4.81%) Jetty
6 19 (3.97%) Umbraco
6 19 (3.97%) BizTalk Server
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%) MQSeries
11 6 (1.26%) Mule
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 Office
4 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
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 R12
4 1 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.26%) GitHub
3 4 (0.84%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
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%) DNS
8 3 (0.63%) SAN
8 3 (0.63%) Firewall
9 2 (0.42%) VoIP
10 1 (0.21%) LDAP
10 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.21%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.21%) AMQP
10 1 (0.21%) DMZ
10 1 (0.21%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (37.24%) SQL Server
2 93 (19.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 79 (16.53%) 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 20 (4.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 19 (3.97%) Hazelcast
12 19 (3.97%) RDBMS
13 17 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (3.14%) Data Mining
15 13 (2.72%) Hadoop
16 11 (2.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 8 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 107 (22.38%) Subversion
2 86 (17.99%) Git (software)
3 74 (15.48%) Maven
4 73 (15.27%) Visual Studio
5 43 (9.00%) JUnit
6 37 (7.74%) Ant
7 34 (7.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 32 (6.69%) Eclipse
9 31 (6.49%) Selenium
10 29 (6.07%) Jenkins
11 20 (4.18%) WebDriver
12 18 (3.77%) NUnit
13 16 (3.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 16 (3.35%) Mockito
13 16 (3.35%) Hudson
14 15 (3.14%) Cucumber
15 12 (2.51%) Gerrit
15 12 (2.51%) SoapUI
16 10 (2.09%) CruiseControl
17 8 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 77 (16.11%) Finance
2 31 (6.49%) Retail
3 27 (5.65%) Games
4 23 (4.81%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.77%) Publishing
6 13 (2.72%) 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%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.26%) Marketing
12 5 (1.05%) Online Betting
13 4 (0.84%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.84%) Automotive
13 4 (0.84%) Back Office
13 4 (0.84%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 342 (71.55%) Developer
2 108 (22.59%) Java Developer
3 77 (16.11%) Senior Developer
4 75 (15.69%) .NET Developer
5 72 (15.06%) Web Developer
6 68 (14.23%) C# Developer
7 67 (14.02%) Software Developer
8 49 (10.25%) C# .NET Developer
9 38 (7.95%) Analyst
10 29 (6.07%) Software Engineer
11 28 (5.86%) Senior C# Developer
11 28 (5.86%) Senior .NET Developer
12 24 (5.02%) Senior Java Developer
12 24 (5.02%) .NET Software Developer
13 20 (4.18%) Java Web Developer
13 20 (4.18%) Architect
14 18 (3.77%) Umbraco Developer
15 17 (3.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 17 (3.56%) C# Web Developer
15 17 (3.56%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 437 (91.42%) XML
2 335 (70.08%) XSLT
3 208 (43.51%) HTML
4 186 (38.91%) .NET
5 171 (35.77%) Web Services
6 169 (35.36%) CSS
7 141 (29.50%) Spring
8 98 (20.50%) ASP.NET
9 97 (20.29%) jQuery
10 93 (19.46%) Ajax
11 79 (16.53%) SOAP
12 76 (15.90%) J2EE
13 73 (15.27%) .NET Framework
14 64 (13.39%) XSD
15 60 (12.55%) Servlets
15 60 (12.55%) Hibernate
15 60 (12.55%) REST
16 59 (12.34%) WCF
17 58 (12.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 56 (11.72%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 66 (13.81%) Mobile App
2 56 (11.72%) Computer Science
3 31 (6.49%) Web 2.0
4 27 (5.65%) Blackberry
5 22 (4.60%) iPhone
6 21 (4.39%) PDA
7 18 (3.77%) Client/Server
8 17 (3.56%) iPad
9 15 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (3.14%) Online Games
10 14 (2.93%) Inversion of Control
11 11 (2.30%) Open Source
12 8 (1.67%) Artificial Intelligence
12 8 (1.67%) Mathematics
13 7 (1.46%) NHS
14 6 (1.26%) N-Tier
14 6 (1.26%) Taxonomies
14 6 (1.26%) Ontologies
14 6 (1.26%) Linked Data
14 6 (1.26%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 136 (28.45%) Windows
2 90 (18.83%) Android
3 73 (15.27%) 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%) HPUX
11 6 (1.26%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.63%) OS/2
12 3 (0.63%) AIX
12 3 (0.63%) Fedora
13 1 (0.21%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (29.29%) 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 68 (14.23%) SOA
7 61 (12.76%) Software Engineering
8 51 (10.67%) Workflow
9 48 (10.04%) E-Commerce
10 43 (9.00%) Scrum
11 42 (8.79%) Content Management
12 40 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
13 39 (8.16%) Project Management
14 35 (7.32%) Automated Testing
15 32 (6.69%) BDD
15 32 (6.69%) Web Application Development
16 25 (5.23%) Android Development
16 25 (5.23%) Performance Analysis
16 25 (5.23%) System Testing
17 23 (4.81%) UML
Programming Languages
1 259 (54.18%) Java
2 214 (44.77%) SQL
3 204 (42.68%) JavaScript
4 183 (38.28%) C#
5 111 (23.22%) XQuery
6 49 (10.25%) 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%) PHP
11 15 (3.14%) C++
12 13 (2.72%) Ruby
13 12 (2.51%) PowerHouse
14 10 (2.09%) Perl
15 9 (1.88%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.67%) PL/SQL
17 7 (1.46%) VBA
17 7 (1.46%) Bash Shell
18 6 (1.26%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 82 (17.15%) Degree
2 16 (3.35%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.93%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.88%) HND
5 6 (1.26%) PhD
6 4 (0.84%) ISEB
6 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.84%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.84%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.63%) MCTS
8 1 (0.21%) MCSD
8 1 (0.21%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.21%) OCMJD
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.60%) QA
2 3 (0.63%) HL7
2 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
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%) Puppet
3 1 (0.21%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (0.21%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.21%) MOM
Vendors
1 104 (21.76%) Microsoft
2 59 (12.34%) 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%) Zend
7 11 (2.30%) EPiServer
8 8 (1.67%) HP
9 7 (1.46%) Informatica
10 6 (1.26%) ATG
10 6 (1.26%) Blue Martini
10 6 (1.26%) Interwoven
10 6 (1.26%) Elastic Path
11 5 (1.05%) Sencha
11 5 (1.05%) Sybase
11 5 (1.05%) webMethods
11 5 (1.05%) Reuters
12 4 (0.84%) Charles River
12 4 (0.84%) Ab Initio
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £46,837 + pkg
Posted: Yesterday
Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £40,500 + pkg
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ealing, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary, pioneering professional environment an
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago