Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
England > London
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 730 713 692
Rank change year-on-year -17 -21 +62
Permanent jobs citing XPath 92 102 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.26% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 49 91 147
London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -1.10% +1.11%

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 39,515 38,778 44,683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.45% 55.12% 54.27%
Number of salaries quoted 32,442 32,666 39,323
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -26 19 £57,500 +4.55% 6
South London -5 1 £45,000 -
XPath
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 72 (78.26%) XML
2 67 (72.83%) SQL
3 52 (56.52%) Finance
4 48 (52.17%) XSLT
5 46 (50.00%) Web Services
6 38 (41.30%) HTML
7 36 (39.13%) .NET
7 36 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (38.04%) Microsoft
9 34 (36.96%) JavaScript
9 34 (36.96%) SQL Server
9 34 (36.96%) OO
10 33 (35.87%) Java
10 33 (35.87%) Degree
11 30 (32.61%) QA
12 28 (30.43%) T-SQL
13 27 (29.35%) Oracle
14 26 (28.26%) CSS
15 25 (27.17%) Software Engineering
15 25 (27.17%) Git (software)
16 24 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
16 24 (26.09%) Computer Science
16 24 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 24 (26.09%) Visual Studio
17 22 (23.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 22 (23.91%) HTML5
18 21 (22.83%) Java EE
18 21 (22.83%) Linux
19 20 (21.74%) Hibernate
19 20 (21.74%) 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 19 (20.65%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (9.78%) JBoss
3 8 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 6 (6.52%) IIS
5 5 (5.43%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.26%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.17%) CMS
7 2 (2.17%) EPiServer
7 2 (2.17%) GlassFish
7 2 (2.17%) JCAPS
7 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (20.65%) Elite 3E
2 4 (4.35%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) OpenShift
2 4 (4.35%) SaaS
3 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) HTTP
2 4 (4.35%) FTP
3 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 24 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 24 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (23.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (20.65%) Crystal Reports
4 19 (20.65%) DTS
4 19 (20.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (14.13%) NoSQL
6 11 (11.96%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.43%) MongoDB
7 5 (5.43%) RDBMS
7 5 (5.43%) Redis
8 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.26%) Power BI
9 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.09%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 25 (27.17%) Git (software)
2 24 (26.09%) Visual Studio
3 9 (9.78%) Maven
4 8 (8.70%) Jenkins
5 7 (7.61%) Subversion
5 7 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (6.52%) JUnit
7 5 (5.43%) Codeception
7 5 (5.43%) Vagrant
8 4 (4.35%) Ant
9 3 (3.26%) NUnit
9 3 (3.26%) SoapUI
9 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (2.17%) Checkstyle
10 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.17%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.17%) IntelliJ
10 2 (2.17%) Selenium
10 2 (2.17%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.17%) XMLUnit
General
1 52 (56.52%) Finance
2 15 (16.30%) Banking
3 8 (8.70%) Law
3 8 (8.70%) Legal
4 5 (5.43%) Games
5 3 (3.26%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.17%) Back Office
6 2 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (63.04%) Developer
2 25 (27.17%) Software Engineer
3 19 (20.65%) Java Developer
4 18 (19.57%) Java Engineer
4 18 (19.57%) Java Software Engineer
4 18 (19.57%) Senior Software Engineer
5 15 (16.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 15 (16.30%) Software Developer
6 14 (15.22%) Java Software Developer
6 14 (15.22%) Lead Developer
6 14 (15.22%) Lead Java Developer
6 14 (15.22%) Lead Software Developer
6 14 (15.22%) Lead Software Engineer
7 13 (14.13%) Senior Java Engineer
7 13 (14.13%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 11 (11.96%) Senior Developer
9 9 (9.78%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (9.78%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 9 (9.78%) Senior Software Developer
9 9 (9.78%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (78.26%) XML
2 48 (52.17%) XSLT
3 46 (50.00%) Web Services
4 38 (41.30%) HTML
5 36 (39.13%) .NET
6 26 (28.26%) CSS
7 22 (23.91%) HTML5
8 21 (22.83%) Java EE
9 20 (21.74%) Hibernate
9 20 (21.74%) Spring
10 19 (20.65%) JDBC
10 19 (20.65%) RabbitMQ
11 18 (19.57%) REST
12 16 (17.39%) ASP.NET
12 16 (17.39%) SOAP
13 14 (15.22%) ActiveMQ
13 14 (15.22%) Dojo
13 14 (15.22%) JPA
14 13 (14.13%) Regular Expression
14 13 (14.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 15 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.78%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.43%) Algorithms
4 5 (5.43%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.26%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.26%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.26%) Over-the-Top Content
5 3 (3.26%) Video\Live Streaming
6 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.17%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.17%) User Experience
7 1 (1.09%) DataPower
7 1 (1.09%) Fintech
7 1 (1.09%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.83%) Linux
2 4 (4.35%) Solaris
2 4 (4.35%) Windows
3 3 (3.26%) CentOS
3 3 (3.26%) Debian
4 1 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (36.96%) OO
3 25 (27.17%) Software Engineering
4 20 (21.74%) Time Management
5 19 (20.65%) Change Management
6 17 (18.48%) Mentoring
7 15 (16.30%) Scrum
8 14 (15.22%) Creative Thinking
8 14 (15.22%) MVC
9 13 (14.13%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (13.04%) Analytics
11 11 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (11.96%) SDLC
11 11 (11.96%) SOA
12 9 (9.78%) EAI
13 8 (8.70%) Data Analytics
13 8 (8.70%) Data Science
13 8 (8.70%) Machine Learning
13 8 (8.70%) Mathematics
13 8 (8.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 67 (72.83%) SQL
2 34 (36.96%) JavaScript
3 33 (35.87%) Java
4 28 (30.43%) T-SQL
5 19 (20.65%) VB.NET
6 18 (19.57%) C#
7 14 (15.22%) Java 8
8 12 (13.04%) C
9 11 (11.96%) Python
10 9 (9.78%) PHP
10 9 (9.78%) VBA
11 8 (8.70%) R
12 5 (5.43%) PHP 7
13 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
13 3 (3.26%) Perl
14 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
14 2 (2.17%) Ruby
14 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
14 2 (2.17%) XQuery
15 1 (1.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 33 (35.87%) Degree
2 11 (11.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (8.70%) PhD
4 6 (6.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (32.61%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) SCOM
2 2 (2.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 35 (38.04%) Microsoft
2 27 (29.35%) Oracle
3 19 (20.65%) Intapp
4 7 (7.61%) Reuters
5 6 (6.52%) IBM
6 5 (5.43%) Solace
7 4 (4.35%) Adobe
7 4 (4.35%) Cognizant
8 3 (3.26%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.26%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.17%) Sybase
10 1 (1.09%) Talend