The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - - 88
Permanent jobs citing XPath 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,974 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
XPath
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
627 722 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.79% 53.88% 56.08%
Number of salaries quoted 530 624 523
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,129 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

XPath
Salary Trend in Wales

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

XPath Salary Trend in Wales

XPath
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) XForms
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 (100.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XForms
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft