The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 120 118 106
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing XPath 5 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.25% 0.44% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.66% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 13
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1143 1219 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.53% 67.31% 54.10%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1091 900
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
XPath
South West

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) DHTML
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) XSL
4 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (33.33%) Kentico
5 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Sitefinity
5 2 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (33.33%) WCF
5 2 (33.33%) WF
5 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
5 2 (33.33%) Windows

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) Kentico
1 2 (33.33%) Sitefinity
1 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (33.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) DHTML
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) XSL
5 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (33.33%) WCF
5 2 (33.33%) WF
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) DOM
5 2 (33.33%) Classic ASP
6 1 (16.67%) XHTML
6 1 (16.67%) LINQ
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) W3C
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago