The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 86 70 81
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing XPath 2 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.20% 1.38% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 2.24% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 13
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
XPath
South 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 Gloucestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
592 490 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 59.44% 61.64% 65.30%
Number of salaries quoted 518 440 605
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

XPath
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

XPath Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

XPath
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
Cheltenham -10 2 £37,500 -
XPath
South West

XPath
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) XML
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 17 (100.00%) SMTP
1 17 (100.00%) FTP
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) XQuery
1 17 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 17 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 17 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 17 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 17 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 17 (100.00%) Finance

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 17 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) SMTP
1 17 (100.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 17 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 17 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
1 17 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 17 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Junior
2 4 (23.53%) Junior Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Junior .NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) XML
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) XQuery
Systems Management
1 17 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft