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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XPath 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.18% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +3.89%
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
349 329 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 63.57% 66.73% 53.09%
Number of salaries quoted 319 264 237
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £45,000 -
XPath
West Midlands

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) JDeveloper
3 1 (33.33%) CA

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) JDeveloper
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) CA