The first table below looks at the demand for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 43 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing XPath 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.74% 0.49% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.08% 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
185 270 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 68.77% 65.53% 72.88%
Number of salaries quoted 145 176 108
Average salary £34,500 £35,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.81% +18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
XPath
Cheshire

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

XPath
Salary Trend in Chester

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

XPath Salary Trend in Chester

XPath
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-RPC
1 2 (100.00%) JAXB
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Axis
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 2 (100.00%) Mule
1 2 (100.00%) JiBX
1 2 (100.00%) POJO
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Perforce
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Mule
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-RPC
1 2 (100.00%) JAXB
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Axis
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 2 (100.00%) JiBX
1 2 (100.00%) POJO
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Perforce