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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 124 112 134
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +22
Permanent jobs citing XPath 8 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.41% 0.32% 0.096%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 0.54% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+9.45% -1.98%
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
1022 919 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 52.25% 58.87% 57.79%
Number of salaries quoted 840 802 1062
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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

XPath
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 8 - - 1
XPath
North West

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 8 (100.00%) VB
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSD
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) JBoss
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
1 8 (100.00%) Middleware
1 8 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Validation
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Retail
1 8 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Remoting
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSD
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
1 8 (100.00%) Middleware
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Remoting
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) LINQ
1 8 (100.00%) RESTful
1 8 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 8 (100.00%) Validation
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 8 (100.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) JBoss
Crewe, Cheshire
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