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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 171 187 172
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing XPath 5 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.22% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.44% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 7
Average salary £24,500 £43,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.02% +36.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1643 2046 2309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.57% 50.91% 61.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1846 2069
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 2016.

XPath Salary Histogram in Manchester

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) ERP
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) EPiServer
3 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) EPiServer CMS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) EPiServer CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) ERP Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Graduate
2 4 (66.67%) Graduate Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Junior
2 4 (66.67%) Junior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) ERP
2 4 (66.67%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) EPiServer
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago