The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 78 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Permanent jobs citing XPath 1 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.24% 1.10% 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 1.99% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
XPath
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
274 251 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 66.18% 55.29% 54.94%
Number of salaries quoted 195 221 166
Average salary £40,000 £38,536 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.79% +15.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

XPath
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

XPath Salary Trend in Portsmouth

XPath
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) PDA
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PDA
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
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