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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 18 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing XPath 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 7.14% 1.59% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% 2.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £41,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +6.49%
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
42 40 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 75.00% 63.49% 59.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 9
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -18.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 November 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) XML
1 21 (100.00%) XSLT
1 21 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 21 (100.00%) JMS
1 21 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 21 (100.00%) Grails
2 20 (95.24%) SAX
2 20 (95.24%) DOM
3 19 (90.48%) Spring
3 19 (90.48%) Android
4 16 (76.19%) Maven
4 16 (76.19%) HTTP
4 16 (76.19%) J2SE
4 16 (76.19%) Servlets
5 15 (71.43%) WebSphere MQ
5 15 (71.43%) WebSphere
6 14 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (66.67%) Hazelcast
6 14 (66.67%) Red Hat
6 14 (66.67%) Linux
7 8 (38.10%) J2EE
8 7 (33.33%) Windows
8 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 5 (23.81%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (9.52%) UML
10 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
10 2 (9.52%) Oracle

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 15 (71.43%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) Hazelcast
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Maven
2 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (9.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
1 21 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (23.81%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) XML
1 21 (100.00%) JMS
1 21 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 21 (100.00%) XSLT
1 21 (100.00%) Grails
2 20 (95.24%) SAX
2 20 (95.24%) DOM
3 19 (90.48%) Spring
4 16 (76.19%) J2SE
4 16 (76.19%) Servlets
5 15 (71.43%) WebSphere MQ
6 8 (38.10%) J2EE
7 2 (9.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Android
2 14 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 14 (66.67%) Linux
3 7 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (23.81%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (9.52%) UML
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle