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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 174 169 187
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs citing XPath 10 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.25% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 0.39% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 6
Average salary £43,000 £33,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.32% -16.87%
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
2010 2287 2647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.87% 61.46% 62.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1811 2054 2417
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
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 23 January 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
Salford - 6 £43,000 -
XPath
North West

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 31 (100.00%) XML
1 31 (100.00%) XSLT
2 23 (74.19%) JMS
2 23 (74.19%) Java
3 21 (67.74%) Tomcat
3 21 (67.74%) HTTP
3 21 (67.74%) XML Schema
3 21 (67.74%) Maven
3 21 (67.74%) Grails
4 20 (64.52%) SAX
4 20 (64.52%) DOM
5 19 (61.29%) J2SE
5 19 (61.29%) Servlets
6 18 (58.06%) Linux
6 18 (58.06%) Red Hat
6 18 (58.06%) WebSphere MQ
6 18 (58.06%) WebSphere
7 16 (51.61%) Android
7 16 (51.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (48.39%) Spring
9 13 (41.94%) Computer Science
10 12 (38.71%) Hazelcast
11 11 (35.48%) Windows
12 10 (32.26%) CSS
12 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
12 10 (32.26%) HTML
12 10 (32.26%) J2EE
13 9 (29.03%) SQL
14 8 (25.81%) Oracle
14 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 21 (67.74%) Tomcat
2 18 (58.06%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
1 2 (6.45%) GitHub
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (67.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) Hazelcast
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (67.74%) Maven
2 6 (19.35%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.45%) Subversion
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
3 2 (6.45%) Ant
General
1 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (67.74%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.68%) UI Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
3 3 (9.68%) UI Programmer
4 2 (6.45%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.45%) iOS Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) XML
1 31 (100.00%) XSLT
2 23 (74.19%) JMS
3 21 (67.74%) XML Schema
3 21 (67.74%) Grails
4 20 (64.52%) SAX
4 20 (64.52%) DOM
5 19 (61.29%) J2SE
5 19 (61.29%) Servlets
6 18 (58.06%) WebSphere MQ
7 15 (48.39%) Spring
8 10 (32.26%) CSS
8 10 (32.26%) HTML
8 10 (32.26%) J2EE
9 8 (25.81%) jQuery
10 7 (22.58%) Ajax
10 7 (22.58%) REST
10 7 (22.58%) Web Services
11 6 (19.35%) XHTML
11 6 (19.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Computer Science
2 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.13%) Web 2.0
4 2 (6.45%) NHS
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Linux
2 16 (51.61%) Android
2 16 (51.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (35.48%) Windows
4 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
2 6 (19.35%) Requirements Management
2 6 (19.35%) UML
3 5 (16.13%) Web Development
3 5 (16.13%) Use Case
3 5 (16.13%) Web Design
4 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.45%) OOD
5 2 (6.45%) SOA
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) MVC
5 2 (6.45%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (6.45%) Logistics
5 2 (6.45%) Load Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Dependency Management
5 2 (6.45%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.23%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) Java
2 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 9 (29.03%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.45%) C#
5 2 (6.45%) XQuery
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Red Hat
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle
3 6 (19.35%) VMware
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