Period
to 9 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for XPath skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XPath over the 6 months to 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 222 246 313
Rank change year-on-year +24 +67 +16
Permanent jobs citing XPath 11 29 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.22% 0.39% 0.089%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.69% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 29 8
10th Percentile £34,375 £45,950 £45,000
25th Percentile £36,875 £46,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% -26.92% +8.33%
75th Percentile £50,313 £48,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £51,250 " £80,000
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -29.63% +12.50%

XPath is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,093 4,199 6,202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 62.35% 55.77% 61.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,854 3,753 5,615
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £106,250 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing XPath as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for XPath in the City of London

XPath
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing XPath in the City of London.

Salary trend for XPath in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, IT jobs citing XPath also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for XPath.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) JSON
2 6 (54.55%) Machine Learning
2 6 (54.55%) Data Science
3 5 (45.45%) ServiceNow
3 5 (45.45%) OpenShift
3 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 5 (45.45%) Scrapy
3 5 (45.45%) Data Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Grafana
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) SCOM
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) XSD
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) JMS
3 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (9.09%) Social Media
4 1 (9.09%) Regular Expression
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium
4 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Law
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) EAI

XPath
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Data Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Web Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Applications Support
2 4 (36.36%) Applications Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) EAI Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) EAI Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) JSON
2 5 (45.45%) JMS
2 5 (45.45%) Scrapy
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) XML
2 5 (45.45%) XSD
3 1 (9.09%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Data Science
1 6 (54.55%) Machine Learning
2 5 (45.45%) Data Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) EAI
3 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Python
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Grafana
1 5 (45.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
1 5 (45.45%) ServiceNow