The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 139 143
Rank change year-on-year +35 +4  
Permanent jobs citing XPath 3 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.24% 0.31% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 0.69% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Median salary £31,500 £75,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -58.00% +42.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 Reading with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 634 865 835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 51.17% 44.38% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 489 787 725
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

XPath
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for XPath in Reading

XPath
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for XPath.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) WSE
1 3 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Perfmon
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OOP

XPath
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) OLAP
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) WSE
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WF
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Perfmon
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