The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for XPath skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 728 678 773
Rank change year-on-year -50 +95  
Permanent jobs citing XPath 135 238 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.49% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 94 197 153
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +7.50%  

XPath is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 46468 48428 53705
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 56.11% 53.11% 51.75%
Number of salaries quoted 39240 42440 46236
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing XPath as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for XPath in England

XPath
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for XPath in England

XPath
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XPath in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for XPath in England

XPath
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West -10 36 £40,000 -5.88%
West Midlands +21 33 £36,000 -15.62% 1
London -72 28 £60,000 +20.00% 4
South West +24 24 £44,000 +4.76% 1
South East +26 6 £47,500 +11.76% 5
East of England +3 4 - - 2
Yorkshire -15 4 £40,000 -5.88% 1
XPath
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing XPath also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for XPath.

1 235 (76.80%) XML
2 200 (65.36%) XSLT
3 181 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
4 158 (51.63%) Web Services
5 152 (49.67%) SQL
5 152 (49.67%) MVC
6 140 (45.75%) JavaScript
7 136 (44.44%) HTML
8 127 (41.50%) Java
9 110 (35.95%) Git (software)
10 105 (34.31%) CSS
11 104 (33.99%) SQL Server
12 103 (33.66%) C#
13 102 (33.33%) .NET
14 94 (30.72%) SOAP
15 89 (29.08%) HTML5
16 87 (28.43%) Scrum
17 86 (28.10%) TDD
17 86 (28.10%) Oracle
18 83 (27.12%) XSD
19 82 (26.80%) ASP.NET
20 80 (26.14%) Finance
21 75 (24.51%) SOA
22 71 (23.20%) Microsoft
22 71 (23.20%) Web Development
23 63 (20.59%) NoSQL
23 63 (20.59%) AngularJS
23 63 (20.59%) JMS
24 62 (20.26%) .NET Framework
25 61 (19.93%) REST

XPath
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 56 (18.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 44 (14.38%) Apache
3 42 (13.73%) CMS
4 35 (11.44%) Elasticsearch
5 34 (11.11%) nginx
6 32 (10.46%) EPiServer
7 24 (7.84%) JBoss
8 20 (6.54%) Oracle Service Bus
8 20 (6.54%) WebSphere
9 16 (5.23%) Mule
10 15 (4.90%) Drupal
11 14 (4.58%) Mule ESB
12 12 (3.92%) Tomcat
13 9 (2.94%) WebLogic
13 9 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (2.61%) Anypoint
14 8 (2.61%) GlassFish
15 7 (2.29%) IIS
15 7 (2.29%) SilverStripe
16 6 (1.96%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (2.61%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 6 (1.96%) BusinessWorks
3 6 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (1.63%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (1.31%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (13.73%) Amazon EC2
3 34 (11.11%) Amazon S3
3 34 (11.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 30 (9.80%) GitHub
5 17 (5.56%) OpenShift
6 13 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (2.61%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 8 (2.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 8 (2.61%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (1.96%) SaaS
9 4 (1.31%) Slack
10 2 (0.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (17.65%) FTP
2 43 (14.05%) HTTP
3 27 (8.82%) HTTPS
3 27 (8.82%) SSL
4 23 (7.52%) Internet
5 18 (5.88%) Kerberos
6 17 (5.56%) Intranet
7 12 (3.92%) TCP/IP
8 8 (2.61%) LDAP
9 6 (1.96%) SSH
10 4 (1.31%) Firewall
11 3 (0.98%) Skype
12 1 (0.33%) SNMP
12 1 (0.33%) WebEx
12 1 (0.33%) Wireless
12 1 (0.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (33.99%) SQL Server
2 63 (20.59%) NoSQL
3 61 (19.93%) MySQL
4 53 (17.32%) MongoDB
5 36 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
7 30 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
9 16 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (4.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (2.94%) MarkLogic
12 8 (2.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 8 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (2.29%) Big Data
13 7 (2.29%) Oracle Database
14 6 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (1.96%) Relational Database
15 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 5 (1.63%) SQLPlus
16 4 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 110 (35.95%) Git (software)
2 53 (17.32%) JUnit
3 51 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 48 (15.69%) Maven
5 46 (15.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 42 (13.73%) Subversion
7 35 (11.44%) Eclipse
7 35 (11.44%) JIRA
8 34 (11.11%) gulp
8 34 (11.11%) PhantomJS
8 34 (11.11%) webpack
9 33 (10.78%) SoapUI
10 30 (9.80%) GitLab
10 30 (9.80%) Jenkins
11 23 (7.52%) Ant
11 23 (7.52%) Checkstyle
11 23 (7.52%) IntelliJ
11 23 (7.52%) XMLUnit
12 15 (4.90%) Cucumber
13 14 (4.58%) Selenium
General
1 80 (26.14%) Finance
2 31 (10.13%) Banking
3 27 (8.82%) Marketing
4 17 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 17 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 16 (5.23%) Electronics
6 14 (4.58%) Law
7 7 (2.29%) Retail
8 5 (1.63%) Publishing
9 4 (1.31%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.98%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.65%) Automotive
11 2 (0.65%) Games
12 1 (0.33%) Back Office
12 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 206 (67.32%) Developer
2 55 (17.97%) Java Developer
3 52 (16.99%) Senior Developer
4 47 (15.36%) Software Developer
5 43 (14.05%) .NET Developer
6 39 (12.75%) C# Developer
7 36 (11.76%) PHP Developer
8 24 (7.84%) Senior Software Developer
9 23 (7.52%) C# .NET Developer
10 22 (7.19%) Lead Developer
11 20 (6.54%) Consultant
11 20 (6.54%) Lead .NET Developer
12 19 (6.21%) Software Engineer
13 18 (5.88%) EAI Developer
13 18 (5.88%) SOA Developer
14 17 (5.56%) PHP Zend Developer
14 17 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
15 16 (5.23%) PHP Symfony Developer
15 16 (5.23%) Symfony Developer
16 15 (4.90%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (76.80%) XML
2 200 (65.36%) XSLT
3 158 (51.63%) Web Services
4 136 (44.44%) HTML
5 105 (34.31%) CSS
6 102 (33.33%) .NET
7 94 (30.72%) SOAP
8 89 (29.08%) HTML5
9 83 (27.12%) XSD
10 82 (26.80%) ASP.NET
11 63 (20.59%) AngularJS
11 63 (20.59%) JMS
12 62 (20.26%) .NET Framework
13 61 (19.93%) REST
14 59 (19.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 54 (17.65%) WCF
16 52 (16.99%) Entity Framework
16 52 (16.99%) XML Schema
17 45 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 45 (14.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.48%) Enterprise Software
1 29 (9.48%) User Experience
2 23 (7.52%) Linux Command Line
3 20 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (5.23%) Mobile App
5 14 (4.58%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.58%) DataPower
6 11 (3.59%) Management Information System
7 10 (3.27%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (2.94%) Algorithms
8 9 (2.94%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.96%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.31%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.33%) BBC
11 1 (0.33%) CMDB
11 1 (0.33%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.33%) Derivative
11 1 (0.33%) Fintech
11 1 (0.33%) FMCG
11 1 (0.33%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 53 (17.32%) Linux
2 29 (9.48%) Windows
3 19 (6.21%) Android
3 19 (6.21%) Apple iOS
4 18 (5.88%) Unix
5 8 (2.61%) AIX
5 8 (2.61%) Solaris
6 4 (1.31%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (49.67%) MVC
3 87 (28.43%) Scrum
4 86 (28.10%) TDD
5 75 (24.51%) SOA
6 71 (23.20%) Web Development
7 59 (19.28%) Unit Testing
8 54 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
9 51 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 43 (14.05%) OOP
11 41 (13.40%) Workflow
12 39 (12.75%) Software Engineering
12 39 (12.75%) UML
13 36 (11.76%) Release Management
13 36 (11.76%) SDLC
14 33 (10.78%) Waterfall
15 31 (10.13%) Continuous Delivery
15 31 (10.13%) OO
16 30 (9.80%) Change Management
16 30 (9.80%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 152 (49.67%) SQL
2 140 (45.75%) JavaScript
3 127 (41.50%) Java
4 103 (33.66%) C#
5 60 (19.61%) T-SQL
6 59 (19.28%) XQuery
7 54 (17.65%) PHP
8 30 (9.80%) PHP 7
9 25 (8.17%) PL/SQL
10 14 (4.58%) Perl
10 14 (4.58%) VB.NET
11 11 (3.59%) Ruby
12 10 (3.27%) Groovy
13 9 (2.94%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.61%) C
14 8 (2.61%) C++
14 8 (2.61%) Jython
15 6 (1.96%) Python
15 6 (1.96%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.31%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 33 (10.78%) Degree
2 29 (9.48%) SC Cleared
2 29 (9.48%) Security Cleared
3 16 (5.23%) ISEB
4 8 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (2.61%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.31%) MCITP
6 4 (1.31%) MCSA
6 4 (1.31%) MCSE
7 3 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.98%) MCSD
7 3 (0.98%) OCA
7 3 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.65%) HND
9 1 (0.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.13%) QA
2 3 (0.98%) RosettaNet
3 2 (0.65%) SLA
4 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.33%) Section 508
4 1 (0.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 46 (15.03%) Docker
2 22 (7.19%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (1.31%) Terminal Services
4 4 (1.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 41 (13.40%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.61%) CA Single Sign-On
3 6 (1.96%) CloudHub
4 4 (1.31%) SCCM
5 2 (0.65%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (0.65%) Perfmon
5 2 (0.65%) Puppet
6 1 (0.33%) TADDM
6 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 1 (0.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 86 (28.10%) Oracle
2 71 (23.20%) Microsoft
3 27 (8.82%) IBM
4 18 (5.88%) Sybase
4 18 (5.88%) Zend
5 17 (5.56%) Solace
6 12 (3.92%) SAP
7 8 (2.61%) CA
8 7 (2.29%) HP
8 7 (2.29%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.29%) TIBCO
9 6 (1.96%) MuleSoft
9 6 (1.96%) Talend
9 6 (1.96%) VMware
9 6 (1.96%) webMethods
10 5 (1.63%) CA Agile Central
10 5 (1.63%) Hopewiser
10 5 (1.63%) LexisNexis
10 5 (1.63%) WorldPay
11 4 (1.31%) IBM Sterling
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits
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