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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XPath (XML Path Language)
England / West Midlands
Rank 206 195 211
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Permanent jobs citing XPath 10 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.42% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.95% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 7
Median salary £33,750 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,486 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £51,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £43,974 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.07% +3.46%

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
2242 2312 2428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.06% 44.24% 48.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1919 1968 2201
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Warwickshire +18 3 - -
Birmingham -11 2 £36,500 -16.99%
Staffordshire - 2 £31,000 -
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 23 (100.00%) XML
2 17 (73.91%) XSLT
3 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
3 15 (65.22%) C#
3 15 (65.22%) .NET
3 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
3 15 (65.22%) MVC
3 15 (65.22%) Mentoring
4 14 (60.87%) SQL
5 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
5 13 (56.52%) Web Services
6 12 (52.17%) T-SQL
7 10 (43.48%) SOA
8 9 (39.13%) OO
8 9 (39.13%) HTML
8 9 (39.13%) CSS
8 9 (39.13%) Coaching
9 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (34.78%) Java
10 7 (30.43%) SOAP
10 7 (30.43%) JUnit
10 7 (30.43%) REST
11 6 (26.09%) Release Management
11 6 (26.09%) Wealth Management
11 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
11 6 (26.09%) VB.NET
11 6 (26.09%) HTTP
11 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
11 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering

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 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) JBoss
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
2 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) JUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) Maven
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) TestNG
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) .NET Developer
3 14 (60.87%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (60.87%) C# Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Senior .NET Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Senior C# Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Senior Developer
5 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (34.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (34.78%) Java Developer
6 6 (26.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Developer
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Developer
6 6 (26.09%) T-SQL Developer
6 6 (26.09%) XML Developer
7 5 (21.74%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (21.74%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (13.04%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 3 (13.04%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) XML
2 17 (73.91%) XSLT
3 15 (65.22%) .NET
4 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
4 13 (56.52%) Web Services
5 9 (39.13%) CSS
5 9 (39.13%) HTML
6 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (30.43%) REST
7 7 (30.43%) SOAP
8 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (17.39%) Backbone.js
9 4 (17.39%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (8.70%) EJB
10 2 (8.70%) EJB 3.0
10 2 (8.70%) JMS
10 2 (8.70%) JPA
10 2 (8.70%) jQuery
10 2 (8.70%) Spring
10 2 (8.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Fintech
2 1 (4.35%) e-Learning
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Mentoring
1 15 (65.22%) MVC
2 10 (43.48%) SOA
3 9 (39.13%) Coaching
3 9 (39.13%) OO
4 6 (26.09%) Release Management
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
4 6 (26.09%) Wealth Management
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) SDLC
7 3 (13.04%) OOD
7 3 (13.04%) Web Development
8 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.70%) Scrum
9 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (4.35%) Data Management
9 1 (4.35%) EAI
9 1 (4.35%) ETL
9 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C#
1 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 14 (60.87%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) T-SQL
4 8 (34.78%) Java
5 6 (26.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) MCSD
3 2 (8.70%) MCPD
3 2 (8.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
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