The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - - 109
Permanent jobs citing XPath 0 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 14
Average salary - - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
XPath
North 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 Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
909 906 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.94% 51.65% 54.47%
Number of salaries quoted 741 734 864
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

XPath
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

XPath Salary Trend in Cheshire