The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 184 187 159
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -28
Permanent jobs citing XPath 2 2 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% 0.056% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.100% 0.11% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 25
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
2007 1796 2235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.66% 50.17% 55.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1767 1559 1907
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing XPath as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 1 £50,000 -
Cheadle - 1 £45,000 -
XPath
North West

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, IT jobs citing XPath also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for XPath.

1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) XML
2 15 (93.75%) XSLT
3 14 (87.50%) Web Services
4 9 (56.25%) Oracle
5 8 (50.00%) Retail
5 8 (50.00%) Time Management
5 8 (50.00%) C#
5 8 (50.00%) HTML
5 8 (50.00%) Java
5 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (50.00%) CSS
5 8 (50.00%) IBM
5 8 (50.00%) MVC
5 8 (50.00%) Data Quality
5 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (43.75%) HTML5
6 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
6 7 (43.75%) CMS
6 7 (43.75%) JSON
7 6 (37.50%) WCF
7 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (31.25%) jQuery
8 5 (31.25%) LINQ
8 5 (31.25%) Ektron
8 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (31.25%) JIRA

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) CMS
2 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (12.50%) EPiServer CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
1 5 (31.25%) Karma Test Runner
1 5 (31.25%) ReSharper
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium
1 5 (31.25%) SonarQube
1 5 (31.25%) Subversion
1 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (18.75%) CruiseControl
3 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Law
2 3 (18.75%) Legal
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) .NET Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Integration Developer
4 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Developer
4 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Integration Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) XML
2 15 (93.75%) XSLT
3 14 (87.50%) Web Services
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (50.00%) CSS
4 8 (50.00%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
5 7 (43.75%) HTML5
5 7 (43.75%) JSON
6 6 (37.50%) WCF
7 5 (31.25%) ADO.NET
7 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
7 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (31.25%) jQuery
7 5 (31.25%) LINQ
7 5 (31.25%) Node.js
7 5 (31.25%) REST
7 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (31.25%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) MVC
1 8 (50.00%) Time Management
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (31.25%) ITSM
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (31.25%) Service Management
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Code Coverage
4 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 2 (12.50%) Web Design
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C#
1 8 (50.00%) Java
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ISEB
1 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) IBM
3 5 (31.25%) Ektron
4 2 (12.50%) EPiServer
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft