Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 334 349 361
Rank change year-on-year +15 +12 -2
Permanent jobs citing XPath 7 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.064% 0.14% 0.076%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 8
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% +9.09% +37.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £52,125 £52,500
90th Percentile £44,375 £65,000 £60,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 5,932 6,781 6,827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.96% 58.46% 51.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4,795 5,701 5,928
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

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
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 23 September 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 0 5 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Essex +25 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
XPath
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSLT
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) Software Delivery
3 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
3 5 (71.43%) Banking
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Mule
5 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (14.29%) WSO2
5 1 (14.29%) Swagger
5 1 (14.29%) WireMock
5 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (14.29%) Maven

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 1 (14.29%) Mule
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Junior
1 5 (71.43%) Junior Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Software Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Implementation Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Junior Implementation Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Java Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) XML Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) XSLT
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Swagger
3 1 (14.29%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
1 5 (71.43%) Software Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) WSO2