The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - 89 -
Permanent jobs citing XPath 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.51% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £33,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+9.45% -2.63%
XPath
Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
555 644 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.29% 55.04% 46.63%
Number of salaries quoted 493 590 390
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

XPath
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

XPath Salary Trend in South Wales

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) XQuery
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Code Coverage
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (100.00%) JBehave
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Code Coverage
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
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