The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XPath 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.16% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £28,625 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.09% -6.87%
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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
345 368 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.74% 59.35% 64.35%
Number of salaries quoted 295 342 382
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XPath across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

XPath
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XPath across the Merseyside region.

XPath Salary Trend in Merseyside

XPath
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Liverpool - 1 £28,625 -
XPath
North West

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (75.00%) ODBC
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) AWK
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Ingres
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 3 (75.00%) Programmer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ODBC
3 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (25.00%) AWK
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCSD
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle