The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 119 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing XPath 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.59% 0.11% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.51% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Average salary £43,974 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
XPath
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
794 780 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.04% 43.00% 47.47%
Number of salaries quoted 705 726 640
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XPath across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

XPath
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

XPath Salary Trend in Birmingham

XPath
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XPath across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

XPath Salary Histogram in Birmingham

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing XPath also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XPath.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
1 14 (100.00%) XML
1 14 (100.00%) XSLT
2 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) WCF
3 12 (85.71%) SOA
3 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
4 11 (78.57%) Visual Studio
4 11 (78.57%) SOAP
4 11 (78.57%) Oracle
4 11 (78.57%) Scrum
4 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
4 11 (78.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (78.57%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (78.57%) QA
4 11 (78.57%) Subversion
4 11 (78.57%) Local Government
4 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (78.57%) REST
4 11 (78.57%) Mobile App
4 11 (78.57%) Mobile Application Development
4 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (78.57%) SOLID
5 8 (57.14%) Service Delivery
5 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (57.14%) Data Management

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing XPath also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XPath. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (78.57%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) CMS
3 2 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (14.29%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
1 11 (78.57%) Subversion
1 11 (78.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (78.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (78.57%) Local Government
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
1 14 (100.00%) XML
1 14 (100.00%) XSLT
2 13 (92.86%) WCF
3 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
4 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (78.57%) REST
4 11 (78.57%) SOAP
5 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) CSS3
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
8 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Mobile App
2 4 (28.57%) e-Learning
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 12 (85.71%) SOA
3 11 (78.57%) Mobile Application Development
3 11 (78.57%) Scrum
3 11 (78.57%) SOLID
4 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (57.14%) Data Management
4 8 (57.14%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) EAI
5 4 (28.57%) ETL
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) Release Management
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) XQuery
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCPD
1 1 (7.14%) MCTS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) EPiServer
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Sitecore
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