The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - 79 -
Permanent jobs citing XPath 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.14% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
XPath
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
379 516 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.53% 73.19% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 334 418 282
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,540 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

XPath
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

XPath Salary Trend in Staffordshire

XPath
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior .NET Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior ASP.NET Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft