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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 171 167 188
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing XPath 8 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.53% 0.074%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.91% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 3
Average salary £40,250 £35,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.58% -10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,350 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
XPath
North 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 Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1996 2303 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 52.94% 58.01% 60.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1752 2010 2197
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

XPath
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

XPath Salary Trend in Manchester

XPath
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

XPath Salary Histogram in Manchester

XPath
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Cheadle - 4 £38,750 -
Salford - 2 £43,000 -
XPath
North West

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 19 (100.00%) XML
1 19 (100.00%) XSLT
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
3 13 (68.42%) HTML
4 12 (63.16%) Java
4 12 (63.16%) Oracle
4 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (63.16%) Maven
5 11 (57.89%) jQuery
6 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database
6 10 (52.63%) Web Services
6 10 (52.63%) Eclipse
6 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
7 9 (47.37%) CSS
7 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
8 8 (42.11%) J2EE
8 8 (42.11%) Linux
8 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
8 8 (42.11%) HTTP
8 8 (42.11%) JMS
8 8 (42.11%) REST
8 8 (42.11%) Web Development
9 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
9 6 (31.58%) Ajax
9 6 (31.58%) Requirements Management
9 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
9 6 (31.58%) Grails
9 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
2 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
3 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
1 2 (10.53%) GitHub
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) HTTP
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Maven
2 10 (52.63%) Eclipse
3 6 (31.58%) Ant
4 4 (21.05%) JUnit
4 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
4 4 (21.05%) Mockito
4 4 (21.05%) Gerrit
4 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
5 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
5 2 (10.53%) Subversion
5 2 (10.53%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) UI Developer
3 2 (10.53%) iOS Developer
3 2 (10.53%) UI Programmer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Junior
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) XML
1 19 (100.00%) XSLT
2 13 (68.42%) HTML
3 11 (57.89%) jQuery
4 10 (52.63%) Web Services
5 9 (47.37%) CSS
6 8 (42.11%) J2EE
6 8 (42.11%) JMS
6 8 (42.11%) REST
7 6 (31.58%) DOM
7 6 (31.58%) SAX
7 6 (31.58%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
7 6 (31.58%) WSDL
7 6 (31.58%) XML Schema
7 6 (31.58%) Ajax
7 6 (31.58%) Grails
7 6 (31.58%) XHTML
7 6 (31.58%) J2SE
7 6 (31.58%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Web 2.0
3 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone
5 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Web Development
3 6 (31.58%) UML
3 6 (31.58%) Requirements Management
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (26.32%) OO
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Web Design
6 3 (15.79%) Use Case
7 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Dependency Management
7 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
7 2 (10.53%) Logistics
7 2 (10.53%) OOD
7 2 (10.53%) SOA
7 2 (10.53%) B2B
7 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
5 3 (15.79%) C#
6 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.53%) Python
6 2 (10.53%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
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