Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
England > London
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 768 700 750
Rank change year-on-year -68 +50 +8
Permanent jobs citing XPath 63 192 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.086% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.43% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 59 148 131
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,875 £34,500
90th Percentile £65,250 £68,050 £72,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - -4.26% -1.05%

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 London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 40626 44844 46791
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 55.24% 54.40% 52.18%
Number of salaries quoted 33134 39515 40163
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 26 July 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 26 July 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
North London - 6 £60,000 -
West London +14 4 £51,250 +24.24%
Central London +1 3 £55,000 +19.57% 2
South London +22 2 - -
XPath
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 52 (82.54%) SQL
2 42 (66.67%) XML
2 42 (66.67%) XSLT
3 41 (65.08%) Java
4 38 (60.32%) Web Services
5 30 (47.62%) XSD
5 30 (47.62%) Oracle
6 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (42.86%) JDBC
7 27 (42.86%) SOA
8 26 (41.27%) T-SQL
9 24 (38.10%) SQL Server
9 24 (38.10%) FTP
10 23 (36.51%) Eclipse
10 23 (36.51%) Banking
11 22 (34.92%) Maven
12 21 (33.33%) Git (software)
12 21 (33.33%) JMS
12 21 (33.33%) JUnit
12 21 (33.33%) PL/SQL
12 21 (33.33%) Hibernate
12 21 (33.33%) Jenkins
12 21 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (31.75%) Finance
13 20 (31.75%) XSL
13 20 (31.75%) SoapUI
13 20 (31.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 19 (30.16%) Use Case
14 19 (30.16%) UML
14 19 (30.16%) IntelliJ

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 20 (31.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 18 (28.57%) JBoss
3 5 (7.94%) IIS
4 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.76%) Mule
5 3 (4.76%) Mule ESB
6 2 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.59%) Apache
7 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.59%) CMS
7 1 (1.59%) Confluence
7 1 (1.59%) Drupal
7 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.59%) Jetty
7 1 (1.59%) SilverStripe
7 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (4.76%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.22%) OpenShift
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (38.10%) FTP
2 6 (9.52%) HTTP
2 6 (9.52%) Internet
3 4 (6.35%) Firewall
4 1 (1.59%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (6.35%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (6.35%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (4.76%) Big Data
5 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.17%) MySQL
7 1 (1.59%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (36.51%) Eclipse
2 22 (34.92%) Maven
3 21 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 21 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 21 (33.33%) JUnit
4 20 (31.75%) SoapUI
5 19 (30.16%) IntelliJ
6 18 (28.57%) Ant
6 18 (28.57%) Checkstyle
6 18 (28.57%) XMLUnit
7 16 (25.40%) Subversion
8 6 (9.52%) Selenium
9 5 (7.94%) Cucumber
10 4 (6.35%) JIRA
10 4 (6.35%) MSI
11 3 (4.76%) Bugzilla
11 3 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (3.17%) Hudson
12 2 (3.17%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (36.51%) Banking
2 20 (31.75%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Publishing
5 1 (1.59%) Automotive
5 1 (1.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (55.56%) Developer
2 26 (41.27%) Java Developer
3 15 (23.81%) EAI Developer
4 14 (22.22%) Consultant
4 14 (22.22%) SOA Developer
5 7 (11.11%) Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
5 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Consultant
5 7 (11.11%) XML Consultant
6 6 (9.52%) Junior
7 5 (7.94%) Junior Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Junior Implementation Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Project Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) Project Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) SAP Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (66.67%) XML
1 42 (66.67%) XSLT
2 38 (60.32%) Web Services
3 30 (47.62%) XSD
4 27 (42.86%) JDBC
5 21 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 21 (33.33%) JMS
6 20 (31.75%) XSL
7 19 (30.16%) Apache Camel
8 18 (28.57%) EJB
8 18 (28.57%) EJB 3.0
8 18 (28.57%) JavaBeans
9 15 (23.81%) SOAP
10 14 (22.22%) Drools
11 11 (17.46%) .NET
11 11 (17.46%) HTML
12 9 (14.29%) JSON
13 7 (11.11%) Spring
14 6 (9.52%) cXML
14 6 (9.52%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.76%) DataPower
4 3 (4.76%) User Experience
5 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.59%) Derivative
6 1 (1.59%) FMCG
6 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.59%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.59%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Unix
2 9 (14.29%) Windows
3 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.17%) Android
4 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (42.86%) SOA
3 19 (30.16%) UML
3 19 (30.16%) Use Case
4 18 (28.57%) Code Coverage
4 18 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 16 (25.40%) EAI
5 16 (25.40%) Microservices
6 15 (23.81%) Unit Testing
6 15 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (22.22%) Fund Management
8 12 (19.05%) Investment Management
9 9 (14.29%) MVC
9 9 (14.29%) Web Development
10 7 (11.11%) ITIL
10 7 (11.11%) Project Management
10 7 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 6 (9.52%) B2B
11 6 (9.52%) Data Mapping
11 6 (9.52%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 52 (82.54%) SQL
2 41 (65.08%) Java
3 26 (41.27%) T-SQL
4 21 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 13 (20.63%) C#
5 13 (20.63%) XQuery
6 7 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
8 4 (6.35%) Ruby
9 3 (4.76%) PHP
10 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.59%) C
11 1 (1.59%) C++
11 1 (1.59%) Groovy
11 1 (1.59%) Perl
11 1 (1.59%) Python
11 1 (1.59%) Scala
11 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Degree
1 6 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.35%) MCITP
3 4 (6.35%) MCSA
3 4 (6.35%) MCSE
4 3 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.59%) ISEB
5 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.59%) MCSD
5 1 (1.59%) OCA
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.40%) QA
2 6 (9.52%) RosettaNet
3 4 (6.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (6.35%) Terminal Services
1 4 (6.35%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) SCCM
2 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 30 (47.62%) Oracle
2 15 (23.81%) Sybase
3 14 (22.22%) Solace
4 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (9.52%) Remedy
5 6 (9.52%) SAP
6 4 (6.35%) Citrix
6 4 (6.35%) Cognos
6 4 (6.35%) TIBCO
6 4 (6.35%) VMware
7 3 (4.76%) IBM
7 3 (4.76%) Talend
7 3 (4.76%) webMethods
8 2 (3.17%) Xamarin
9 1 (1.59%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.59%) Reuters
9 1 (1.59%) Zend
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago