The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XPath (XML Path Language)
South West / Somerset
Rank 70 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XPath 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.36% - 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £42,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £43,974 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.07% +3.46%

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
372 407 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 67.03% 67.38% 53.98%
Number of salaries quoted 320 360 259
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing XPath as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

XPath
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

XPath Salary Trend in Somerset

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing XPath also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for XPath.

1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) XQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) Release Management
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Entity Framework

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Kerberos
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Lead Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 5 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Release Management
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Line Management
2 4 (80.00%) Process Management
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) XQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft