The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 32 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XPath 5 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.14% - 2.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.85% - 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 5
Average salary £37,500 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -3.89%
XPath
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
103 116 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 64.78% 70.73% 73.64%
Number of salaries quoted 98 113 182
Average salary £42,000 £34,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +11.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

XPath
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

XPath Salary Trend in Stockport

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) XSLT
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (54.55%) Maven
2 6 (54.55%) Web Development
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Retail
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
2 6 (54.55%) WSDL
2 6 (54.55%) JAXB
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) HND
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Ant
2 6 (54.55%) JUnit
2 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
2 6 (54.55%) EJB
2 6 (54.55%) JDBC
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 11 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Ant
1 6 (54.55%) JUnit
1 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
1 6 (54.55%) Maven
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
1 6 (54.55%) Mockito
1 6 (54.55%) Gerrit
1 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (45.45%) J2EE Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) XSLT
1 11 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) EJB
2 6 (54.55%) JDBC
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) WSDL
2 6 (54.55%) JAXB
2 6 (54.55%) jQuery
2 6 (54.55%) Apache Wicket
2 6 (54.55%) JAX-WS
2 6 (54.55%) EJB 3.0
3 5 (45.45%) SAX
3 5 (45.45%) XML Schema
3 5 (45.45%) J2EE
3 5 (45.45%) JMS
3 5 (45.45%) DOM
3 5 (45.45%) Grails
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 5 (45.45%) Android
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Scrum
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
1 6 (54.55%) Web Development
1 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (54.55%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 5 (45.45%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) HND
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat