Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
England > London
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 776 670 783
Rank change year-on-year -106 +113 -99
Permanent jobs citing XPath 70 173 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.094% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.42% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 58 158 82
London median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% -4.35% +0.88%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -10.00%

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 40725 40750 46850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 54.96% 54.65% 53.55%
Number of salaries quoted 32625 35726 40640
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing XPath as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for XPath in London

XPath
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for XPath in London

XPath
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XPath in London over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for XPath in London

XPath
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the London region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. 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
Central London -55 19 £50,000 -9.09% 1
North London - 4 £60,000 -
East London 0 3 £75,000 +100.00%
West London -3 3 £45,000 +16.88%
XPath
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 London region with a requirement for XPath.

1 50 (71.43%) XML
2 44 (62.86%) XSLT
3 42 (60.00%) SQL
4 41 (58.57%) Web Services
5 36 (51.43%) SQL Server
6 34 (48.57%) Finance
6 34 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (44.29%) Java
8 26 (37.14%) .NET
8 26 (37.14%) Oracle
9 24 (34.29%) C#
9 24 (34.29%) Banking
9 24 (34.29%) Jenkins
10 23 (32.86%) Enterprise Software
10 23 (32.86%) Git (software)
11 22 (31.43%) T-SQL
12 20 (28.57%) Subversion
13 18 (25.71%) Degree
13 18 (25.71%) XSD
13 18 (25.71%) JMS
14 17 (24.29%) QA
15 16 (22.86%) SOA
15 16 (22.86%) Linux
15 16 (22.86%) JavaScript
15 16 (22.86%) JDBC
15 16 (22.86%) MVC
15 16 (22.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 15 (21.43%) Hibernate
16 15 (21.43%) Project Management
16 15 (21.43%) Computer Science

XPath
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 16 (22.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (18.57%) Apache Solr
2 13 (18.57%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (17.14%) JBoss
4 10 (14.29%) CMS
5 9 (12.86%) EPiServer
6 6 (8.57%) Tomcat
7 5 (7.14%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.86%) Drupal
8 2 (2.86%) IIS
8 2 (2.86%) Mule
8 2 (2.86%) Mule ESB
9 1 (1.43%) Anypoint
9 1 (1.43%) Apache
9 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.43%) Confluence
9 1 (1.43%) SilverStripe
9 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.43%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.86%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.29%) OpenShift
2 3 (4.29%) GitHub
2 3 (4.29%) SaaS
3 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.00%) FTP
2 7 (10.00%) Internet
2 7 (10.00%) Intranet
3 4 (5.71%) HTTP
4 3 (4.29%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.71%) MongoDB
3 10 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (12.86%) NoSQL
4 9 (12.86%) Redis
4 9 (12.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (10.00%) MySQL
6 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.43%) DB2
10 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (34.29%) Jenkins
2 23 (32.86%) Git (software)
3 20 (28.57%) Subversion
4 14 (20.00%) Maven
5 13 (18.57%) Eclipse
5 13 (18.57%) IntelliJ
6 10 (14.29%) Ant
6 10 (14.29%) Checkstyle
6 10 (14.29%) Codeception
6 10 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 9 (12.86%) JUnit
7 9 (12.86%) SoapUI
7 9 (12.86%) Vagrant
7 9 (12.86%) XMLUnit
8 4 (5.71%) JIRA
9 3 (4.29%) Selenium
10 2 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (2.86%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.43%) TestNG
General
1 34 (48.57%) Finance
2 24 (34.29%) Banking
3 9 (12.86%) Games
4 3 (4.29%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Front Office
5 2 (2.86%) Retail
6 1 (1.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (44.29%) Developer
2 20 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 14 (20.00%) Consultant
4 12 (17.14%) Implementation Consultant
5 10 (14.29%) XML Consultant
6 9 (12.86%) EAI Developer
6 9 (12.86%) Junior
6 9 (12.86%) PHP Software Engineer
6 9 (12.86%) SOA Developer
6 9 (12.86%) Software Engineer
7 8 (11.43%) Junior Consultant
7 8 (11.43%) Junior Implementation Consultant
8 7 (10.00%) .NET Developer
9 6 (8.57%) Analyst
9 6 (8.57%) C# Developer
9 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Consultant
10 5 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
12 3 (4.29%) Lead Java Developer
12 3 (4.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (71.43%) XML
2 44 (62.86%) XSLT
3 41 (58.57%) Web Services
4 26 (37.14%) .NET
5 18 (25.71%) JMS
5 18 (25.71%) XSD
6 16 (22.86%) JDBC
7 15 (21.43%) Hibernate
8 14 (20.00%) HTML
9 13 (18.57%) CSS
9 13 (18.57%) SOAP
10 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET
11 11 (15.71%) .NET Framework
11 11 (15.71%) CSS3
11 11 (15.71%) HTML5
12 10 (14.29%) Apache Camel
12 10 (14.29%) Behat
12 10 (14.29%) Drools
12 10 (14.29%) JSON
12 10 (14.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.86%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 14 (20.00%) Hedge funds
4 13 (18.57%) User Experience
5 12 (17.14%) Algorithms
6 9 (12.86%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (5.71%) Data Structures
8 4 (5.71%) Fintech
9 2 (2.86%) Credit Risk
9 2 (2.86%) DataPower
9 2 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.43%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.86%) Linux
2 11 (15.71%) Unix
3 6 (8.57%) Windows
4 3 (4.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.43%) AIX
5 1 (1.43%) Android
5 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.86%) MVC
2 16 (22.86%) SOA
3 15 (21.43%) Project Management
4 14 (20.00%) ITIL
4 14 (20.00%) SDLC
5 13 (18.57%) TDD
5 13 (18.57%) Web Development
6 12 (17.14%) BDD
6 12 (17.14%) Open Source
6 12 (17.14%) Software Engineering
6 12 (17.14%) Test Automation
7 11 (15.71%) Code Coverage
7 11 (15.71%) UML
8 10 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (14.29%) Investment Management
8 10 (14.29%) Release Management
8 10 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 10 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 10 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.00%) SQL
2 31 (44.29%) Java
3 24 (34.29%) C#
4 22 (31.43%) T-SQL
5 16 (22.86%) JavaScript
6 14 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 11 (15.71%) PHP
8 9 (12.86%) PHP 7
9 5 (7.14%) XQuery
10 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
11 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.86%) VBA
13 1 (1.43%) C++
13 1 (1.43%) Groovy
13 1 (1.43%) Perl
13 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.43%) VB
13 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.43%) VC++
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) Degree
2 14 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.29%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.43%) ISEB
6 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.43%) MBA
6 1 (1.43%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (24.29%) QA
2 4 (5.71%) RosettaNet
3 3 (4.29%) SLA
4 1 (1.43%) WAI
4 1 (1.43%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 26 (37.14%) Oracle
2 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.14%) Sybase
3 10 (14.29%) Solace
4 5 (7.14%) TIBCO
5 4 (5.71%) Remedy
5 4 (5.71%) SAP
6 3 (4.29%) IBM
6 3 (4.29%) webMethods
7 2 (2.86%) Talend
8 1 (1.43%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.43%) Pega
8 1 (1.43%) Reuters
8 1 (1.43%) Zend