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 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 167 163 169
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing XPath 14 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.39% 0.16% 0.091%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 0.30% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+9.45% -1.98%
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
1942 1669 1730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 53.45% 52.39% 52.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1670 1457 1512
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 18 September 2014.

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 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
Nottinghamshire +7 8 £50,000 +33.33%
Derbyshire - 6 £50,000 -
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) SQL
1 28 (100.00%) Web Services
1 28 (100.00%) XML
2 27 (96.43%) Workflow
2 27 (96.43%) XSD
2 27 (96.43%) SQL Server
2 27 (96.43%) REST
3 26 (92.86%) WCF
3 26 (92.86%) WPF
3 26 (92.86%) WF
3 26 (92.86%) Silverlight
3 26 (92.86%) T-SQL
3 26 (92.86%) .NET
3 26 (92.86%) C#
3 26 (92.86%) XSLT
3 26 (92.86%) Windows
3 26 (92.86%) WinForms
3 26 (92.86%) .NET Remoting
4 25 (89.29%) .NET Framework
4 25 (89.29%) OO
4 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
4 25 (89.29%) Performance Analysis
5 24 (85.71%) System Testing
5 24 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (85.71%) Visual Studio
6 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.14%) C
7 2 (7.14%) C++
7 2 (7.14%) HTML
7 2 (7.14%) Java

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (96.43%) SQL Server
2 24 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 24 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Maven
2 1 (3.57%) NetBeans
2 1 (3.57%) JUnit
General
1 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 27 (96.43%) Senior Developer
3 24 (85.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 24 (85.71%) Senior C# Developer
3 24 (85.71%) Senior .NET Developer
3 24 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 24 (85.71%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) Web Services
1 28 (100.00%) XML
2 27 (96.43%) XSD
2 27 (96.43%) REST
3 26 (92.86%) WCF
3 26 (92.86%) WPF
3 26 (92.86%) WF
3 26 (92.86%) Silverlight
3 26 (92.86%) .NET
3 26 (92.86%) XSLT
3 26 (92.86%) WinForms
3 26 (92.86%) .NET Remoting
4 25 (89.29%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.14%) HTML
5 2 (7.14%) RESTful
6 1 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (3.57%) HTML5
6 1 (3.57%) Ext JS
6 1 (3.57%) Spring Security
6 1 (3.57%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.57%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Workflow
2 25 (89.29%) OO
2 25 (89.29%) Performance Analysis
3 24 (85.71%) System Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum
4 2 (7.14%) UML
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) BPMN
5 1 (3.57%) Use Case
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.57%) BPEL
5 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.57%) AOP
5 1 (3.57%) Code Coverage
5 1 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 26 (92.86%) T-SQL
2 26 (92.86%) C#
3 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) C
4 2 (7.14%) C++
4 2 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) Groovy
5 1 (3.57%) AspectJ
5 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) OCPJP
1 1 (3.57%) OCMJD
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (3.57%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) AccuRev
3 1 (3.57%) Sun