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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XPath (XML Path Language)
England / South West
Rank 225 227 250
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +23
Permanent jobs citing XPath 7 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.43% 0.067%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.75% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 0
Median salary £43,500 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.42% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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
2861 3193 3326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.76% 57.24% 55.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2398 2800 2940
Median salary £42,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing XPath as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -15 4 £46,750 +29.86% 4
Somerset - 2 £42,000 -
Bristol +6 1 - -
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 South West region with a requirement for XPath.

1 11 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
3 9 (81.82%) Scrum
3 9 (81.82%) Java
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 7 (63.64%) HTML
5 6 (54.55%) XQuery
5 6 (54.55%) XSLT
5 6 (54.55%) Linux
6 5 (45.45%) Kerberos
6 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
6 5 (45.45%) SOAP
6 5 (45.45%) C#
6 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
6 5 (45.45%) .NET
6 5 (45.45%) WinForms
6 5 (45.45%) MVC
6 5 (45.45%) Workflow
6 5 (45.45%) Finance
6 5 (45.45%) Maven
6 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
6 5 (45.45%) Degree
6 5 (45.45%) JIRA
6 5 (45.45%) RESTful

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Kerberos
2 4 (36.36%) SSH
3 2 (18.18%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) JIRA
2 5 (45.45%) Maven
3 4 (36.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
3 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
3 4 (36.36%) Vagrant
3 4 (36.36%) Zephyr
4 2 (18.18%) Selenium
5 1 (9.09%) Appium
5 1 (9.09%) Gradle
5 1 (9.09%) JUnit
5 1 (9.09%) Mockito
5 1 (9.09%) Spock
5 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Electronics
2 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Lead Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Lead Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
5 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer in Test
5 1 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Developer
5 1 (9.09%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) XSLT
5 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
5 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
5 5 (45.45%) REST
5 5 (45.45%) RESTful
5 5 (45.45%) SOAP
5 5 (45.45%) WCF
5 5 (45.45%) WinForms
5 5 (45.45%) WPF
6 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 2 (18.18%) CSS3
6 2 (18.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) Release Management
3 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Workflow
4 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Data Transformation
4 4 (36.36%) Kanban
4 4 (36.36%) Line Management
4 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Process Management
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Test Management
4 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) XQuery
5 5 (45.45%) C#
5 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
5 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
6 4 (36.36%) Ruby
7 2 (18.18%) C
8 1 (9.09%) Korn
8 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
3 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) FATCA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) MuleSoft
3 1 (9.09%) Solace
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