Period
to 19 September 2018

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

XPath (XML Path Language)
England > London
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 754 807 672
Rank change year-on-year +53 -135 +103
Permanent jobs citing XPath 57 54 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.083% 0.072% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.13% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 42 50 173
London median annual salary £51,250 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.87% +4.55% -4.35%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £36,350
90th Percentile £72,375 £66,625 £71,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 39,291 41,312 43,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 57.13% 54.96% 54.66%
Number of salaries quoted 32,396 32,745 38,121
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 19 September 2018.

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 19 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
Central London -7 12 £58,750 +5.86% 4
West London +31 6 £37,500 -26.83% 4
South London -2 3 £62,500 -
XPath
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region with a requirement for XPath.

1 56 (98.25%) XML
2 49 (85.96%) SQL
3 37 (64.91%) XSLT
4 36 (63.16%) Finance
5 35 (61.40%) Web Services
6 30 (52.63%) HTML
7 28 (49.12%) SQL Server
8 27 (47.37%) .NET
8 27 (47.37%) Java
9 26 (45.61%) Microsoft
10 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
11 23 (40.35%) C#
12 21 (36.84%) Degree
13 20 (35.09%) ASP.NET
14 19 (33.33%) XSD
14 19 (33.33%) OO
14 19 (33.33%) Banking
15 17 (29.82%) Oracle
15 17 (29.82%) REST
16 16 (28.07%) CSS
17 15 (26.32%) HTTP
17 15 (26.32%) Computer Science
18 14 (24.56%) QA
19 13 (22.81%) SOAP
19 13 (22.81%) Time Management
19 13 (22.81%) HTML5
20 12 (21.05%) Java EE
20 12 (21.05%) IIS
20 12 (21.05%) T-SQL
20 12 (21.05%) Spring

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 12 (21.05%) IIS
2 7 (12.28%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (12.28%) JBoss
3 4 (7.02%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.51%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.51%) JCAPS
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Elite 3E
2 1 (1.75%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.53%) OpenShift
3 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) HTTP
2 3 (5.26%) FTP
3 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (49.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
5 6 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (10.53%) DTS
5 6 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.26%) Power BI
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.77%) Maven
3 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.26%) JUnit
4 3 (5.26%) NUnit
4 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (3.51%) Ant
5 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.51%) Selenium
6 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
General
1 36 (63.16%) Finance
2 19 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Back Office
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) SQL Developer
3 13 (22.81%) Java Developer
4 11 (19.30%) Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) .NET Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Java Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Java Software Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Junior
6 7 (12.28%) Lead Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Lead Java Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Lead Software Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Lead Software Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Software Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Software Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) SQL Analyst
6 7 (12.28%) Support Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Junior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (98.25%) XML
2 37 (64.91%) XSLT
3 35 (61.40%) Web Services
4 30 (52.63%) HTML
5 27 (47.37%) .NET
6 20 (35.09%) ASP.NET
7 19 (33.33%) XSD
8 17 (29.82%) REST
9 16 (28.07%) CSS
10 13 (22.81%) HTML5
10 13 (22.81%) SOAP
11 12 (21.05%) Java EE
11 12 (21.05%) Spring
12 10 (17.54%) JDBC
13 9 (15.79%) JMS
14 7 (12.28%) ActiveMQ
14 7 (12.28%) Dojo
14 7 (12.28%) Hibernate
14 7 (12.28%) JPA
14 7 (12.28%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.28%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.26%) Digital Media
4 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.26%) Over-the-Top Content
4 3 (5.26%) Video\Live Streaming
5 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.51%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.75%) DataPower
6 1 (1.75%) Fintech
6 1 (1.75%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) CentOS
2 1 (1.75%) Debian
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) OO
2 13 (22.81%) Time Management
3 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (19.30%) SDLC
5 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
6 9 (15.79%) Multithreading
6 9 (15.79%) Project Management
6 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (14.04%) MVC
7 8 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (12.28%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 7 (12.28%) Creative Thinking
8 7 (12.28%) Scrum
9 6 (10.53%) Change Control
9 6 (10.53%) Change Management
9 6 (10.53%) Data Transformation
9 6 (10.53%) EAI
9 6 (10.53%) Service Management
10 5 (8.77%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 49 (85.96%) SQL
2 27 (47.37%) Java
3 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 23 (40.35%) C#
5 12 (21.05%) T-SQL
6 7 (12.28%) Java 8
7 6 (10.53%) C
7 6 (10.53%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.26%) Python
9 2 (3.51%) Java 9
9 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.51%) VBA
10 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.75%) C++
10 1 (1.75%) Perl
10 1 (1.75%) PHP
10 1 (1.75%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 21 (36.84%) Degree
2 9 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) SCOM
2 2 (3.51%) Control-M
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) Microsoft
2 17 (29.82%) Oracle
3 6 (10.53%) Intapp
3 6 (10.53%) ServiceNow
3 6 (10.53%) Solace
4 2 (3.51%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat