The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 214 249 243
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -6
Permanent jobs citing XPath 18 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.14% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 0.27% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 14
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
XPath
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2926 3389 3982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.58% 52.18% 56.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2496 2864 3414
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

XPath
Salary Trend in the North West

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

XPath Salary Trend in the North West

XPath
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XPath across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

XPath Salary Histogram in the North West

XPath
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Manchester +5 14 £39,000 +4.00% 1
Merseyside - 3 £35,000 -
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 24 (100.00%) XML
1 24 (100.00%) XSLT
2 16 (66.67%) C#
3 13 (54.17%) Web Services
4 12 (50.00%) MVC
4 12 (50.00%) CMS
4 12 (50.00%) HTML
4 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (50.00%) CSS
4 12 (50.00%) JSON
4 12 (50.00%) HTML5
5 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
5 11 (45.83%) E-Commerce
5 11 (45.83%) SQL
5 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
6 8 (33.33%) Java
6 8 (33.33%) Oracle
6 8 (33.33%) IBM
6 8 (33.33%) Retail
6 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 7 (29.17%) Front End Development
7 7 (29.17%) EPiServer CMS
7 7 (29.17%) Data Quality

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 12 (50.00%) CMS
2 7 (29.17%) EPiServer CMS
3 5 (20.83%) Node.js
4 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
1 7 (29.17%) TeamCity
2 5 (20.83%) JIRA
2 5 (20.83%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (20.83%) ReSharper
2 5 (20.83%) Selenium
2 5 (20.83%) SonarQube
2 5 (20.83%) Subversion
2 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (12.50%) CruiseControl
General
1 8 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Law
2 3 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Integration Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (16.67%) ERP Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Graduate
5 4 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Junior
5 4 (16.67%) Junior Developer
6 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Developer
6 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Integration Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (4.17%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) XML
1 24 (100.00%) XSLT
2 13 (54.17%) Web Services
3 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (50.00%) CSS
3 12 (50.00%) HTML
3 12 (50.00%) HTML5
3 12 (50.00%) JSON
4 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
5 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (20.83%) jQuery
7 5 (20.83%) LINQ
7 5 (20.83%) REST
7 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (20.83%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) MVC
2 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (45.83%) E-Commerce
3 7 (29.17%) Front End Development
3 7 (29.17%) Time Management
3 7 (29.17%) Web Design
3 7 (29.17%) Workflow
4 5 (20.83%) ITSM
4 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (20.83%) Service Management
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.67%) Code Coverage
5 4 (16.67%) ERP
5 4 (16.67%) Procure-to-pay
5 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) C#
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
4 8 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
1 4 (16.67%) ISEB
1 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) IBM
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) EPiServer
3 5 (20.83%) Ektron
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