The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 128 - 121
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XPath 12 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.51% - 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.60% - 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 3
Median salary £41,248 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
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
751 858 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.84% 42.64% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 622 763 659
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing XPath as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

XPath Salary Histogram in Birmingham

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for XPath.

1 26 (100.00%) XML
1 26 (100.00%) XSLT
1 26 (100.00%) REST
2 24 (92.31%) Web Services
2 24 (92.31%) MVC
2 24 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (84.62%) Git (software)
4 20 (76.92%) Web Development
4 20 (76.92%) WCF
4 20 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (76.92%) BizTalk Server
4 20 (76.92%) Data Management
4 20 (76.92%) SOA
4 20 (76.92%) C#
4 20 (76.92%) .NET
4 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
4 20 (76.92%) Visual Studio
4 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET
4 20 (76.92%) SOAP
5 18 (69.23%) Oracle
5 18 (69.23%) Subversion
5 18 (69.23%) Service Delivery
5 18 (69.23%) Scrum
5 18 (69.23%) Mobile App
5 18 (69.23%) Mobile Application Development
5 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (69.23%) QA
5 18 (69.23%) SOLID
6 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET MVC

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (76.92%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (34.62%) IIS
2 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (84.62%) Git (software)
2 20 (76.92%) Visual Studio
3 18 (69.23%) Subversion
3 18 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (23.08%) JUnit
5 4 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (15.38%) Gradle
5 4 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 8 (30.77%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Senior Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Java Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.85%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) REST
1 26 (100.00%) XML
1 26 (100.00%) XSLT
2 24 (92.31%) Web Services
3 20 (76.92%) .NET
3 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 20 (76.92%) SOAP
3 20 (76.92%) WCF
4 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (15.38%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) Mobile App
2 9 (34.62%) e-Learning
3 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (92.31%) MVC
2 20 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (76.92%) Data Management
2 20 (76.92%) SOA
2 20 (76.92%) Web Development
3 18 (69.23%) Mobile Application Development
3 18 (69.23%) Scrum
3 18 (69.23%) Service Delivery
3 18 (69.23%) SOLID
4 11 (42.31%) ETL
5 9 (34.62%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 9 (34.62%) EAI
6 6 (23.08%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Microservices
7 4 (15.38%) OO
7 4 (15.38%) OOD
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) C#
2 6 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (69.23%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Oracle