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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XPath (XML Path Language)
North West / Manchester
Rank 198 174 193
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +19
Permanent jobs citing XPath 2 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.053% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.089% 0.29% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.60%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.11%

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
2258 1699 2022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 59.97% 51.07% 51.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1925 1459 1809
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) DOM
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) J2SE
1 2 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 2 (100.00%) SAX
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Grails
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) DOM
1 2 (100.00%) Grails
1 2 (100.00%) J2SE
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SAX
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat