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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - 47 36
Permanent jobs citing XPath 0 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 1.72% 3.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.59% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 9
Average salary - £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
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
262 193 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 55.51% 66.32% 70.33%
Number of salaries quoted 227 176 179
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 11 (100.00%) SMTP
1 11 (100.00%) FTP
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) XQuery
1 11 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 11 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 11 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 11 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 11 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 11 (100.00%) Finance

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) SMTP
1 11 (100.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 11 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Junior
2 3 (27.27%) Junior Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Junior .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) XQuery
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft