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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XPath 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 5.48% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.30% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £43,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
43 44 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 58.90% 63.77% 62.69%
Number of salaries quoted 41 41 21
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Servlets
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
1 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (100.00%) J2SE
1 8 (100.00%) JMS
1 8 (100.00%) HTTP
1 8 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
1 8 (100.00%) Grails
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (87.50%) WebSphere
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) SAX
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (87.50%) DOM
3 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) J2EE
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (75.00%) UML
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Requirements Management
3 6 (75.00%) REST
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (87.50%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Maven
2 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
1 8 (100.00%) J2SE
1 8 (100.00%) JMS
1 8 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 8 (100.00%) Servlets
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) Grails
2 7 (87.50%) DOM
2 7 (87.50%) SAX
2 7 (87.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (75.00%) REST
3 6 (75.00%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) UML
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle