The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 235 238 228
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing XPath 19 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.083% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 0.15% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 10
Average salary £43,000 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £33,600 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
XPath
England

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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3278 3357 3192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.17% 55.95% 58.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2834 2990 2853
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

XPath
Salary Trend in the South West

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

XPath Salary Trend in the South West

XPath
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XPath across the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

XPath Salary Histogram in the South West

XPath
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 8 £43,000 -
Dorset - 3 - -
Gloucestershire +5 2 £36,000 - 1
Somerset - 2 £43,000 -
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 46 (92.00%) XML
2 38 (76.00%) C#
3 37 (74.00%) SQL
4 34 (68.00%) HTML
4 34 (68.00%) JavaScript
4 34 (68.00%) .NET
5 32 (64.00%) SQL Server
6 30 (60.00%) ASP.NET
7 28 (56.00%) CSS
8 26 (52.00%) MVC
9 24 (48.00%) Finance
10 22 (44.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 21 (42.00%) Web Services
11 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
12 20 (40.00%) Visual Studio
12 20 (40.00%) jQuery
13 19 (38.00%) Telecoms
13 19 (38.00%) Relational Database
14 17 (34.00%) SDLC
14 17 (34.00%) XQuery
15 16 (32.00%) Java
16 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 15 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
16 15 (30.00%) SOAP
16 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
16 15 (30.00%) WSDL
16 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 14 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 14 (28.00%) SMTP

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 13 (26.00%) CMS
2 8 (16.00%) Kentico
2 8 (16.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (16.00%) Sitefinity
2 8 (16.00%) Umbraco
2 8 (16.00%) WordPress
3 5 (10.00%) IIS
3 5 (10.00%) MQSeries
4 4 (8.00%) Alfresco
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (8.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (10.00%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) FTP
1 14 (28.00%) HTTP
1 14 (28.00%) SMPP
1 14 (28.00%) SMTP
2 4 (8.00%) Internet
2 4 (8.00%) LDAP
3 2 (4.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (38.00%) Relational Database
3 15 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (18.00%) OLTP
6 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
7 5 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
8 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (8.00%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 22 (44.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 9 (18.00%) Subversion
4 4 (8.00%) Mercurial
4 4 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (48.00%) Finance
2 19 (38.00%) Telecoms
3 10 (20.00%) Banking
4 5 (10.00%) Financial Institution
5 4 (8.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (78.00%) Developer
2 22 (44.00%) SQL Developer
3 21 (42.00%) .NET Developer
4 17 (34.00%) C# Developer
5 16 (32.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (30.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (30.00%) Senior Developer
7 13 (26.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 13 (26.00%) C# Software Developer
7 13 (26.00%) Software Developer
7 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 9 (18.00%) Lead Developer
9 8 (16.00%) Team Leader
10 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
11 6 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
12 5 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
12 5 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (92.00%) XML
2 34 (68.00%) .NET
2 34 (68.00%) HTML
3 30 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 28 (56.00%) CSS
5 21 (42.00%) Web Services
6 20 (40.00%) jQuery
7 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 15 (30.00%) SOAP
7 15 (30.00%) WSDL
8 13 (26.00%) Middleware
8 13 (26.00%) XSLT
9 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 8 (16.00%) DHTML
11 8 (16.00%) DOM
11 8 (16.00%) Oracle Fusion
11 8 (16.00%) XHTML
11 8 (16.00%) XML Schema
11 8 (16.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (26.00%) Mobile App
3 12 (24.00%) W3C
4 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (8.00%) Data Structures
5 4 (8.00%) Replication
6 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) MVC
2 17 (34.00%) SDLC
3 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (28.00%) Technical Analysis
5 13 (26.00%) Data Modelling
5 13 (26.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 12 (24.00%) Regression Testing
7 9 (18.00%) Configuration Management
7 9 (18.00%) OO
8 8 (16.00%) Analytics
8 8 (16.00%) Project Management
9 7 (14.00%) Open Source
10 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
10 6 (12.00%) Workflow
11 5 (10.00%) Data Management
11 5 (10.00%) Software Testing
11 5 (10.00%) System Testing
11 5 (10.00%) Test Management
11 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 38 (76.00%) C#
2 37 (74.00%) SQL
3 34 (68.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (34.00%) XQuery
5 16 (32.00%) Java
6 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
7 5 (10.00%) C
7 5 (10.00%) PHP
7 5 (10.00%) VB
7 5 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
8 4 (8.00%) Groovy
8 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) ISEB
2 5 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 4 (8.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) QA
2 4 (8.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Clusterware
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (8.00%) Data Guard
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle Flashback
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) Sitecore
3 5 (10.00%) Green Hat
3 5 (10.00%) HP
3 5 (10.00%) IBM
3 5 (10.00%) webMethods
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Blue Resourcing
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Tibco Software
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 18 days ago