The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 43 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing XPath 12 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.67% 5.56% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.32% 8.33% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 2
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +14.09%
XPath
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
190 180 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 58.10% 66.67% 63.35%
Number of salaries quoted 173 160 113
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

XPath
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

XPath Salary Trend in Cheltenham

XPath
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XPath across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

XPath Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) SOAP
1 12 (100.00%) Web Services
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) WSDL
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) XQuery
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) jQuery
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (91.67%) Technical Analysis
2 11 (91.67%) Telecoms
2 11 (91.67%) SMTP
2 11 (91.67%) FTP
2 11 (91.67%) HTTP
2 11 (91.67%) SMPP
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (75.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (66.67%) SDLC

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) SMTP
1 11 (91.67%) FTP
1 11 (91.67%) HTTP
1 11 (91.67%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 12 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (91.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) SOAP
1 12 (100.00%) Web Services
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) WSDL
1 12 (100.00%) jQuery
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Technical Analysis
3 9 (75.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (66.67%) SDLC
4 8 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) XQuery
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago