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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 173 168 156
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing XPath 1 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.028% 0.38% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.055% 0.69% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 11
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
1824 2026 1689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 51.48% 54.68% 54.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1776 1526
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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
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 22 May 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
Leicestershire +19 1 £42,500 -15.00%
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Remoting
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) WF
2 4 (80.00%) Silverlight
2 4 (80.00%) WinForms
2 4 (80.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Analysis

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) AccuRev
1 2 (40.00%) MSBuild
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Graduate C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Remoting
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) WF
2 4 (80.00%) Silverlight
2 4 (80.00%) WinForms
2 4 (80.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) STL
4 2 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) COM
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) MPEG
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Code Coverage
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft