The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 181 155 148
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -7
Permanent jobs citing XPath 5 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.13% 0.11% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.22% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 13
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+9.45% -2.63%
XPath
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1592 1356 1656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 41.80% 51.29% 58.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1121 1440
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

XPath
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

XPath Salary Trend in Leeds

XPath
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) XSLT
2 5 (55.56%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) Grails
2 5 (55.56%) Android
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 5 (55.56%) JMS
2 5 (55.56%) DOM
2 5 (55.56%) J2EE
2 5 (55.56%) XML Schema
2 5 (55.56%) SAX
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 4 (44.44%) Retail
3 4 (44.44%) BPEL
3 4 (44.44%) Middleware
3 4 (44.44%) XQuery
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (44.44%) Coaching
3 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
3 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle ODI
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
2 5 (55.56%) J2EE Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) XSLT
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) DOM
2 5 (55.56%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) Grails
2 5 (55.56%) JMS
2 5 (55.56%) XML Schema
2 5 (55.56%) SAX
2 5 (55.56%) J2EE
3 4 (44.44%) Middleware
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Android
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) BPEL
2 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 4 (44.44%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) XQuery
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle