The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 220 226 206
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs citing XPath 12 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.068% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.14% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 10
Median salary £41,333 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.98% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,081 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,622 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.49% -1.11%
XPath
England

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

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2667 2791 2606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.10% 47.43% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2218 2474 2245
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing XPath as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

XPath
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

XPath Salary Trend in the West Midlands

XPath
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham - 7 £41,333 - 1
Warwickshire +7 4 - -
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for XPath.

1 53 (100.00%) XML
2 52 (98.11%) XSLT
3 47 (88.68%) Web Services
3 47 (88.68%) .NET
4 43 (81.13%) C#
4 43 (81.13%) SQL Server
5 41 (77.36%) SOA
6 37 (69.81%) ASP.NET
7 32 (60.38%) MVC
8 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (50.94%) SQL
10 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
10 25 (47.17%) CSS
11 24 (45.28%) OO
12 23 (43.40%) WCF
12 23 (43.40%) REST
13 21 (39.62%) Mentoring
14 20 (37.74%) Relational Database
15 19 (35.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 19 (35.85%) Mobile App
15 19 (35.85%) Coaching
15 19 (35.85%) Release Management
15 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
15 19 (35.85%) Microsoft Certification
15 19 (35.85%) Subversion
15 19 (35.85%) RDBMS
15 19 (35.85%) T-SQL
15 19 (35.85%) HTML
16 18 (33.96%) Wealth Management
16 18 (33.96%) MCTS

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (32.08%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (16.98%) IIS
2 9 (16.98%) SharePoint
3 6 (11.32%) CMS
3 6 (11.32%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (11.32%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon CloudSearch
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (81.13%) SQL Server
2 20 (37.74%) Relational Database
3 19 (35.85%) RDBMS
4 18 (33.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (7.55%) GIS
5 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
1 19 (35.85%) Subversion
2 17 (32.08%) Visual Studio
3 15 (28.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (11.32%) JUnit
4 6 (11.32%) Mercurial
5 4 (7.55%) Ant
5 4 (7.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (7.55%) Gradle
5 4 (7.55%) Hudson
5 4 (7.55%) JIRA
5 4 (7.55%) Maven
General
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
1 2 (3.77%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 48 (90.57%) Developer
2 24 (45.28%) .NET Developer
2 24 (45.28%) Senior Developer
3 18 (33.96%) C# Developer
4 17 (32.08%) ASP.NET Developer
4 17 (32.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (32.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (30.19%) .NET Software Developer
5 16 (30.19%) C# Software Developer
5 16 (30.19%) Senior .NET Developer
5 16 (30.19%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (30.19%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 16 (30.19%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (30.19%) Senior C# Developer
6 15 (28.30%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 15 (28.30%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 15 (28.30%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.55%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) XML
2 52 (98.11%) XSLT
3 47 (88.68%) .NET
3 47 (88.68%) Web Services
4 37 (69.81%) ASP.NET
5 25 (47.17%) CSS
6 23 (43.40%) REST
6 23 (43.40%) WCF
7 19 (35.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 19 (35.85%) HTML
8 17 (32.08%) SOAP
9 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (11.32%) CSS3
10 6 (11.32%) jQuery
10 6 (11.32%) JSON
11 4 (7.55%) Node.js
11 4 (7.55%) Spring
11 4 (7.55%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Mobile App
2 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (16.98%) e-Learning
4 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (77.36%) SOA
2 32 (60.38%) MVC
3 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (45.28%) OO
5 21 (39.62%) Mentoring
6 19 (35.85%) Coaching
6 19 (35.85%) Release Management
7 18 (33.96%) Wealth Management
8 17 (32.08%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (32.08%) Data Management
8 17 (32.08%) Web Development
9 15 (28.30%) Mobile Application Development
9 15 (28.30%) Scrum
9 15 (28.30%) Service Delivery
9 15 (28.30%) SOLID
10 13 (24.53%) EAI
11 11 (20.75%) ETL
12 6 (11.32%) Business Activity Monitoring
12 6 (11.32%) Domain-Driven Design
12 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 43 (81.13%) C#
2 27 (50.94%) SQL
3 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
4 19 (35.85%) T-SQL
5 10 (18.87%) Java
6 6 (11.32%) XQuery
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (35.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (33.96%) MCPD
2 18 (33.96%) MCTS
3 5 (9.43%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.30%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Oracle
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.32%) EPiServer
3 6 (11.32%) Sitecore
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