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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 641 635 533
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -102
Permanent jobs citing XPath 256 259 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.24% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.45% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 203 230 323
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,450 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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
56963 56968 62310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.61% 53.06% 53.53%
Number of salaries quoted 47778 49109 54496
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -18 248 £50,000 +11.11% 23
London -44 113 £57,500 +15.00% 11
South East +23 54 £42,250 +20.71% 6
City of London +24 37 £72,500 +31.81% 2
North West +15 37 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Manchester +8 27 £37,500 +7.14% 4
East Sussex - 21 £38,000 - 2
Brighton - 20 £38,000 - 2
East Midlands +1 18 £50,000 +23.45%
Berkshire +21 17 £50,000 +44.92% 1
Reading +20 17 £50,000 +44.92%
Salford +10 12 £37,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire +12 10 £50,000 +33.33%
Nottingham +10 10 £50,000 +33.33%
Hampshire -5 9 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Cheshire -9 9 - -
Crewe - 9 - -
Derbyshire -6 8 £50,000 -
Yorkshire -32 8 £35,000 -12.50%
Havant - 8 £40,000 -
Cheltenham -9 7 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire -10 7 £37,500 -
South West -22 7 £37,500 -
Scotland -3 6 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands -15 6 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Derby -7 5 £55,000 +10.00%
East of England -13 5 £48,750 +21.87% 2
Buckinghamshire +4 4 £50,000 +53.84%
Glasgow -6 4 - - 1
Leeds -20 4 £37,500 -6.25%

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 464 (93.93%) XML
2 300 (60.73%) XSLT
3 279 (56.48%) Java
4 272 (55.06%) SQL
5 208 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 203 (41.09%) Web Services
7 202 (40.89%) C#
8 194 (39.27%) .NET
9 192 (38.87%) SQL Server
10 187 (37.85%) HTML
11 167 (33.81%) CSS
12 158 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
13 157 (31.78%) Windows
14 144 (29.15%) Spring
15 131 (26.52%) OO
16 116 (23.48%) Tomcat
17 110 (22.27%) Linux
18 106 (21.46%) XQuery
19 105 (21.26%) MVC
19 105 (21.26%) jQuery
20 101 (20.45%) Microsoft
21 100 (20.24%) SOAP
22 98 (19.84%) Maven
22 98 (19.84%) Ajax
23 93 (18.83%) SQL Server 2008
23 93 (18.83%) ASP.NET
24 87 (17.61%) XSD
25 84 (17.00%) WCF
25 84 (17.00%) Subversion
26 83 (16.80%) JMS

XPath
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 116 (23.48%) Tomcat
2 50 (10.12%) WebSphere
3 37 (7.49%) Jetty
4 34 (6.88%) BizTalk Server
5 28 (5.67%) SharePoint
6 25 (5.06%) Apache
7 22 (4.45%) CMS
8 16 (3.24%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (2.43%) IIS
9 12 (2.43%) Apache Solr
10 10 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (2.02%) WebLogic
11 9 (1.82%) Umbraco
11 9 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
11 9 (1.82%) MQSeries
12 7 (1.42%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (1.42%) Adobe CQ
13 5 (1.01%) Liferay
13 5 (1.01%) Node.js
13 5 (1.01%) Magnolia
Applications
1 25 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.82%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.21%) Tridion
1 6 (1.21%) LatentZero
2 3 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.20%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.45%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.01%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.20%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 64 (12.96%) HTTP
2 34 (6.88%) Internet
3 27 (5.47%) FTP
4 20 (4.05%) SMTP
5 12 (2.43%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.82%) Wireless
7 7 (1.42%) Firewall
8 6 (1.21%) Intranet
9 5 (1.01%) Network Security
9 5 (1.01%) Kerberos
9 5 (1.01%) DNS
10 4 (0.81%) SAN
11 2 (0.40%) SSL
12 1 (0.20%) AMQP
12 1 (0.20%) DMZ
12 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.20%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (38.87%) SQL Server
2 93 (18.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 77 (15.59%) Relational Database
4 42 (8.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 34 (6.88%) NoSQL
6 33 (6.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (6.07%) MySQL
7 30 (6.07%) Hazelcast
8 27 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (5.47%) RDBMS
9 21 (4.25%) Oracle Database
9 21 (4.25%) Big Data
9 21 (4.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 21 (4.25%) MarkLogic
10 19 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (2.02%) MongoDB
14 9 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
15 8 (1.62%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 98 (19.84%) Maven
2 84 (17.00%) Subversion
3 74 (14.98%) Git (software)
4 56 (11.34%) Visual Studio
5 41 (8.30%) JUnit
6 31 (6.28%) Ant
7 27 (5.47%) Eclipse
8 21 (4.25%) Selenium
9 20 (4.05%) Jenkins
9 20 (4.05%) Hudson
10 19 (3.85%) NUnit
10 19 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 19 (3.85%) Cucumber
11 16 (3.24%) Mockito
12 10 (2.02%) JIRA
12 10 (2.02%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 9 (1.82%) Log4j
14 8 (1.62%) WebDriver
15 7 (1.42%) TeamCity
15 7 (1.42%) CruiseControl
General
1 75 (15.18%) Finance
2 39 (7.89%) Retail
3 33 (6.68%) Telecoms
4 28 (5.67%) Publishing
5 25 (5.06%) Games
6 21 (4.25%) Banking
7 10 (2.02%) Legal
8 9 (1.82%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.82%) Law
8 9 (1.82%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.82%) Front Office
9 8 (1.62%) Electronics
10 6 (1.21%) Back Office
11 5 (1.01%) Online Betting
11 5 (1.01%) Marketing
12 4 (0.81%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.61%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.40%) Automotive
14 2 (0.40%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 359 (72.67%) Developer
2 143 (28.95%) Java Developer
3 109 (22.06%) Senior Developer
4 68 (13.77%) Web Developer
5 63 (12.75%) .NET Developer
6 55 (11.13%) C# Developer
6 55 (11.13%) Software Developer
7 44 (8.91%) C# .NET Developer
8 39 (7.89%) Analyst
9 33 (6.68%) Senior Java Developer
10 32 (6.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 30 (6.07%) Architect
12 29 (5.87%) Software Engineer
13 28 (5.67%) Senior C# Developer
14 26 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
15 25 (5.06%) Java Web Developer
16 24 (4.86%) .NET Software Developer
17 22 (4.45%) J2EE Developer
18 18 (3.64%) Technical Architect
19 16 (3.24%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 464 (93.93%) XML
2 300 (60.73%) XSLT
3 203 (41.09%) Web Services
4 194 (39.27%) .NET
5 187 (37.85%) HTML
6 167 (33.81%) CSS
7 144 (29.15%) Spring
8 105 (21.26%) jQuery
9 100 (20.24%) SOAP
10 98 (19.84%) Ajax
11 93 (18.83%) ASP.NET
12 87 (17.61%) XSD
13 84 (17.00%) WCF
14 83 (16.80%) JMS
15 77 (15.59%) .NET Framework
16 75 (15.18%) REST
17 73 (14.78%) J2EE
18 72 (14.57%) Servlets
19 65 (13.16%) DOM
20 61 (12.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 64 (12.96%) Computer Science
2 51 (10.32%) Mobile App
3 28 (5.67%) Web 2.0
4 23 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (3.85%) Blackberry
6 18 (3.64%) Inversion of Control
6 18 (3.64%) Client/Server
7 15 (3.04%) iPhone
7 15 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (2.83%) NHS
8 14 (2.83%) PDA
9 11 (2.23%) N-Tier
9 11 (2.23%) iPad
9 11 (2.23%) User Experience
10 9 (1.82%) Online Games
11 8 (1.62%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.42%) Mainframe
12 7 (1.42%) Data Structures
13 6 (1.21%) Algorithms
13 6 (1.21%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 157 (31.78%) Windows
2 110 (22.27%) Linux
3 78 (15.79%) Android
4 57 (11.54%) UNIX
5 30 (6.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (5.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (2.23%) Windows Mobile
9 10 (2.02%) Apple iOS
9 10 (2.02%) Solaris
9 10 (2.02%) Windows 7
10 9 (1.82%) HPUX
11 8 (1.62%) Windows Phone
12 7 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (1.42%) AIX
13 3 (0.61%) Fedora
13 3 (0.61%) OS/2
14 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (26.52%) OO
3 105 (21.26%) MVC
4 64 (12.96%) SOA
4 64 (12.96%) Workflow
5 63 (12.75%) Web Development
6 62 (12.55%) Continuous Integration
7 54 (10.93%) Software Engineering
8 52 (10.53%) E-Commerce
9 49 (9.92%) TDD
10 48 (9.72%) Scrum
11 30 (6.07%) Automated Testing
12 29 (5.87%) Performance Analysis
13 28 (5.67%) Mentoring
14 25 (5.06%) System Testing
14 25 (5.06%) Automation Testing
14 25 (5.06%) Web Application Development
15 24 (4.86%) Mobile Application Development
15 24 (4.86%) Web Testing
15 24 (4.86%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 279 (56.48%) Java
2 272 (55.06%) SQL
3 208 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 202 (40.89%) C#
5 106 (21.46%) XQuery
6 77 (15.59%) T-SQL
7 36 (7.29%) VB
8 34 (6.88%) VB.NET
9 31 (6.28%) Perl
10 22 (4.45%) VBA
10 22 (4.45%) C++
11 21 (4.25%) Groovy
12 20 (4.05%) Ruby
13 18 (3.64%) PHP
14 13 (2.63%) Scala
14 13 (2.63%) Python
15 9 (1.82%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.82%) C
16 7 (1.42%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.42%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 75 (15.18%) Degree
2 25 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 24 (4.86%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.43%) Sun Certification
5 8 (1.62%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (1.62%) OCPJP
6 5 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.61%) MCSD
8 2 (0.40%) HND
8 2 (0.40%) MCTS
9 1 (0.20%) OCMJD
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.85%) QA
2 9 (1.82%) SLA
3 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) HL7
4 1 (0.20%) DICOM
System Software
1 12 (2.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 19 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.20%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.20%) MOM
3 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 101 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 56 (11.34%) Oracle
3 31 (6.28%) Red Hat
4 27 (5.47%) JBoss
5 17 (3.44%) HP
6 15 (3.04%) IBM
7 13 (2.63%) Google
8 12 (2.43%) Sun
9 11 (2.23%) Symbian
10 9 (1.82%) webMethods
10 9 (1.82%) Interwoven
11 8 (1.62%) TIBCO
12 7 (1.42%) Cognizant
12 7 (1.42%) Software AG
13 6 (1.21%) Elastic Path
13 6 (1.21%) Fidessa
13 6 (1.21%) Charles River
13 6 (1.21%) ATG
13 6 (1.21%) Blue Martini
13 6 (1.21%) EPiServer
Glasgow
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ShareForce Staffing Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-40,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
England
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £140000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Ace European Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
South West London
Deltatre Media
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
South West London
Deltatre Media
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,0000 - £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London, EC2A 4NW
Workdigital
Salary: Up to 65k per year
Posted: 26 days ago