Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 355 367 347
Rank change year-on-year +12 -20 +10
Permanent jobs citing XPath 13 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.10% 0.032% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.058% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 16
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £45,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.87% +13.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £46,000 £42,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £48,250 £48,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.32% +7.89% -

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 East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7,234 6,898 7,420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 57.99% 54.61% 49.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5,997 5,784 6,304
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing XPath as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for XPath in the East of England

XPath
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XPath in the East of England.

Salary trend for XPath in the East of England

XPath
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XPath in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for XPath in the East of England

XPath
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the East of England region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -4 10 £60,000 +31.87% 1
Essex +18 3 - - 7
XPath
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for XPath.

1 13 (100.00%) SOAP
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) XSLT
2 12 (92.31%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) JSON
3 9 (69.23%) XQuery
4 8 (61.54%) SOA
4 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (53.85%) Oracle
5 7 (53.85%) SAP
6 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 6 (46.15%) XSD
6 6 (46.15%) OO
6 6 (46.15%) Middleware
7 5 (38.46%) OOD
7 5 (38.46%) XML Schema
7 5 (38.46%) ETL
7 5 (38.46%) SQL
7 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
7 5 (38.46%) RDF
7 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
7 5 (38.46%) SPARQL
7 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
7 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
7 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
7 5 (38.46%) REST
7 5 (38.46%) Talend
7 5 (38.46%) MarkLogic
7 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (30.77%) Virtual Team

XPath
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (23.08%) Mule
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (23.08%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) FTP
1 4 (30.77%) HTTP
1 4 (30.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MarkLogic
1 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) Maven
General
1 3 (23.08%) Electronics
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Applications Developer
2 5 (38.46%) NoSQL Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst Programmer
3 3 (23.08%) Integration Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Programmer
3 3 (23.08%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) SAP Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SOA Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) SOAP
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) XSLT
2 12 (92.31%) JSON
3 6 (46.15%) Middleware
3 6 (46.15%) XSD
4 5 (38.46%) REST
4 5 (38.46%) XML Schema
5 4 (30.77%) cXML
5 4 (30.77%) EDIFACT
5 4 (30.77%) IDoc
5 4 (30.77%) JDBC
5 4 (30.77%) SAP PI
6 3 (23.08%) Apache Camel
6 3 (23.08%) OLE
6 3 (23.08%) RESTful
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
7 1 (7.69%) CSS
7 1 (7.69%) Swagger
7 1 (7.69%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (30.77%) Virtual Team
3 3 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) SOA
2 6 (46.15%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) ETL
3 5 (38.46%) OOD
3 5 (38.46%) RDF
3 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
4 4 (30.77%) B2B
4 4 (30.77%) Data Mapping
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) ITSM
4 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
5 3 (23.08%) Supplier Relationship Management
6 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) XQuery
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) SPARQL
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
5 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) RosettaNet
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
1 7 (53.85%) SAP
2 5 (38.46%) Talend
3 4 (30.77%) Remedy
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) WSO2