The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 125 - 123
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XPath 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.44% - 0.059%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% - 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £43,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.48% +1.17%
XPath
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1126 1068 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 62.11% 54.91% 60.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 952 913
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

XPath
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

XPath Salary Trend in Bristol

XPath
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XPath across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

XPath Salary Histogram in Bristol

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 12 (80.00%) XML
2 8 (53.33%) XHTML
2 8 (53.33%) W3C
2 8 (53.33%) CMS
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) DOM
2 8 (53.33%) XSL
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
2 8 (53.33%) CSS
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) DHTML
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
2 8 (53.33%) Umbraco
2 8 (53.33%) WordPress
2 8 (53.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (53.33%) Sitecore
2 8 (53.33%) Kentico
2 8 (53.33%) Sitefinity
3 7 (46.67%) REST
3 7 (46.67%) Open Source
3 7 (46.67%) J2EE
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) XSLT
3 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 7 (46.67%) Regression Testing

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (53.33%) CMS
1 8 (53.33%) Kentico
1 8 (53.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 8 (53.33%) Sitefinity
1 8 (53.33%) Umbraco
1 8 (53.33%) WordPress
2 4 (26.67%) Alfresco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (26.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 8 (53.33%) Team Leader
4 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
5 6 (40.00%) Lead Developer
5 6 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (20.00%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
8 1 (6.67%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) XML
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
2 8 (53.33%) CSS
2 8 (53.33%) DHTML
2 8 (53.33%) DOM
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) XHTML
2 8 (53.33%) XSL
3 7 (46.67%) J2EE
3 7 (46.67%) REST
3 7 (46.67%) XSLT
4 4 (26.67%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Open Source
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) Regression Testing
3 5 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) RDF
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) Groovy
4 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Sitecore