The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 19 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing XPath 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 1.64% 2.53% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.63% 3.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
XPath
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 55 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 62.30% 69.62% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 33 50 17
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

XPath
Salary Trend in Salford

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

XPath Salary Trend in Salford

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) J2SE
1 6 (100.00%) JMS
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) Grails
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Requirements Management
2 5 (83.33%) Eclipse
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) XML Schema
2 5 (83.33%) SAX
2 5 (83.33%) UML
2 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (83.33%) DOM
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (16.67%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
1 6 (100.00%) J2SE
1 6 (100.00%) JMS
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (100.00%) Grails
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) XML Schema
2 5 (83.33%) SAX
2 5 (83.33%) DOM
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE
2 5 (83.33%) Servlets
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Requirements Management
2 5 (83.33%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle