The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 153 161 159
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing XPath 12 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.73% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 1.28% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 5
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £32,500 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
XPath
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1641 2026 1722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 51.38% 56.69% 58.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1452 1733 1577
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

XPath
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

XPath Salary Trend in the East Midlands

XPath
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XPath across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

XPath Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

XPath
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
Derbyshire +4 5 £55,000 +10.00%
Leicestershire +21 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Nottinghamshire +13 3 £50,000 +53.84%
Northamptonshire -6 1 £40,000 -20.00%
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 36 (100.00%) XML
1 36 (100.00%) XSD
2 35 (97.22%) C#
2 35 (97.22%) .NET
3 34 (94.44%) SQL
3 34 (94.44%) Windows
4 33 (91.67%) T-SQL
4 33 (91.67%) SQL Server
4 33 (91.67%) Web Services
4 33 (91.67%) Workflow
4 33 (91.67%) WinForms
4 33 (91.67%) .NET Remoting
4 33 (91.67%) WCF
4 33 (91.67%) WPF
4 33 (91.67%) WF
4 33 (91.67%) Silverlight
4 33 (91.67%) REST
5 28 (77.78%) XSLT
6 25 (69.44%) Performance Analysis
7 23 (63.89%) .NET Framework
8 21 (58.33%) OO
9 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
9 19 (52.78%) Scrum
9 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (52.78%) Multithreading
10 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
10 17 (47.22%) HTML
11 15 (41.67%) C++
11 15 (41.67%) Visual Studio
11 15 (41.67%) Linux

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 7 (19.44%) MSBuild
2 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
1 10 (27.78%) Multimedia
2 4 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (80.56%) Developer
2 26 (72.22%) Senior Developer
3 23 (63.89%) C# Developer
4 21 (58.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 15 (41.67%) .NET Developer
6 14 (38.89%) Senior .NET Developer
6 14 (38.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (25.00%) Software Developer
8 7 (19.44%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (11.11%) C++ Developer
9 4 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
9 4 (11.11%) C++/C# Developer
9 4 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (11.11%) Senior C++ Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (5.56%) ScrumMaster
10 2 (5.56%) Graduate Software Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Architect
10 2 (5.56%) Graduate
10 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) XML
1 36 (100.00%) XSD
2 35 (97.22%) .NET
3 33 (91.67%) WinForms
3 33 (91.67%) WCF
3 33 (91.67%) WPF
3 33 (91.67%) WF
3 33 (91.67%) Silverlight
3 33 (91.67%) .NET Remoting
3 33 (91.67%) Web Services
3 33 (91.67%) REST
4 28 (77.78%) XSLT
5 23 (63.89%) .NET Framework
6 17 (47.22%) HTML
7 15 (41.67%) RESTful
8 7 (19.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 7 (19.44%) HTML5
8 7 (19.44%) STL
9 5 (13.89%) COM
10 2 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 7 (19.44%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (19.44%) MPEG
3 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (94.44%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) Workflow
2 25 (69.44%) Performance Analysis
3 21 (58.33%) OO
4 19 (52.78%) Scrum
4 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (52.78%) Multithreading
5 14 (38.89%) System Testing
6 13 (36.11%) Automated Testing
7 11 (30.56%) UML
7 11 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
8 7 (19.44%) Code Coverage
9 4 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
9 4 (11.11%) TDD
9 4 (11.11%) ATDD
9 4 (11.11%) User Stories
10 2 (5.56%) MVC
11 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.78%) EAI
11 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) C#
2 34 (94.44%) SQL
3 33 (91.67%) T-SQL
4 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
5 15 (41.67%) C++
6 14 (38.89%) C
7 7 (19.44%) Shell Script
8 4 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) AccuRev
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) Software AG
3 1 (2.78%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.78%) webMethods