The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 152 182 169
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -13
Permanent jobs citing XPath 30 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.75% 0.14% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.35% 0.24% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 8
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2227 2529 2324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.79% 60.95% 61.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1898 2258 2110
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XPath
North West

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 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
Salford +11 16 £40,000 - 2
Stockport - 4 £37,500 -
Sale - 2 £38,750 -
XPath
North West

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 50 (100.00%) XML
2 47 (94.00%) XSLT
3 35 (70.00%) Tomcat
3 35 (70.00%) Java
3 35 (70.00%) Spring
4 31 (62.00%) Maven
5 30 (60.00%) Linux
6 26 (52.00%) DOM
6 26 (52.00%) JMS
6 26 (52.00%) XML Schema
6 26 (52.00%) SAX
6 26 (52.00%) Grails
6 26 (52.00%) Android
7 22 (44.00%) WebSphere
7 22 (44.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 22 (44.00%) HTTP
7 22 (44.00%) J2SE
7 22 (44.00%) Servlets
8 21 (42.00%) Red Hat
8 21 (42.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (42.00%) jQuery
9 19 (38.00%) Web Development
9 19 (38.00%) HTML
10 18 (36.00%) Web Services
10 18 (36.00%) Hazelcast
11 17 (34.00%) Software Engineering
11 17 (34.00%) Windows
12 12 (24.00%) OO
13 11 (22.00%) SQL
13 11 (22.00%) Oracle

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 35 (70.00%) Tomcat
2 22 (44.00%) WebSphere
3 9 (18.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.00%) HTTP
2 2 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) Hazelcast
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (62.00%) Maven
2 9 (18.00%) Ant
2 9 (18.00%) JUnit
2 9 (18.00%) Eclipse
2 9 (18.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.00%) Mockito
2 9 (18.00%) Gerrit
3 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
1 9 (18.00%) Retail
2 6 (12.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (96.00%) Developer
2 35 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.00%) UI Developer
3 6 (12.00%) UI Programmer
3 6 (12.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Software Programmer
7 1 (2.00%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) XML
2 47 (94.00%) XSLT
3 35 (70.00%) Spring
4 26 (52.00%) DOM
4 26 (52.00%) JMS
4 26 (52.00%) XML Schema
4 26 (52.00%) SAX
4 26 (52.00%) Grails
5 22 (44.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 22 (44.00%) J2SE
5 22 (44.00%) Servlets
6 21 (42.00%) jQuery
7 19 (38.00%) HTML
8 18 (36.00%) Web Services
9 10 (20.00%) Ajax
9 10 (20.00%) CSS
10 9 (18.00%) JDBC
10 9 (18.00%) EJB
10 9 (18.00%) WSDL
10 9 (18.00%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.00%) Web 2.0
3 7 (14.00%) NHS
4 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.00%) Open Source
4 2 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 30 (60.00%) Linux
2 26 (52.00%) Android
3 21 (42.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (34.00%) Windows
5 9 (18.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Web Development
2 17 (34.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (24.00%) OO
4 11 (22.00%) Scrum
5 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (18.00%) TDD
6 9 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (18.00%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (16.00%) Use Case
8 7 (14.00%) Web Design
9 4 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (6.00%) OOP
11 2 (4.00%) MVC
11 2 (4.00%) MVVM
11 2 (4.00%) Test Automation
11 2 (4.00%) Performance Testing
11 2 (4.00%) Automated Testing
12 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) Java
2 11 (22.00%) SQL
3 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.00%) XAML
6 1 (2.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 9 (18.00%) HND
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (22.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.00%) SAP
4 2 (4.00%) HP
4 2 (4.00%) IBM
4 2 (4.00%) VMware
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