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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 215 193 202
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Permanent jobs citing XPath 4 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.068% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.42% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 12
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
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
2786 2644 2632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.43% 49.10% 47.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2470 2279 2326
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XPath across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Warwickshire - 3 £47,500 -
Coventry - 1 £47,500 - 1
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 14 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (71.43%) XSLT
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 9 (64.29%) Web Services
3 9 (64.29%) SOA
4 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
4 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
5 7 (50.00%) Subversion
5 7 (50.00%) Spring
5 7 (50.00%) Maven
5 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) JMS
5 7 (50.00%) J2EE
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) C#
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) Ant
5 7 (50.00%) Java
5 7 (50.00%) Struts
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 6 (42.86%) MVC
6 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
7 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
7 5 (35.71%) CSS
7 5 (35.71%) JSP
7 5 (35.71%) SOAP
7 5 (35.71%) Oracle

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 4 (28.57%) Apache
3 3 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Subversion
1 7 (50.00%) Maven
1 7 (50.00%) Ant
2 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
3 4 (28.57%) NetBeans
4 2 (14.29%) Hudson
5 1 (7.14%) Log4j
5 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Java Architect
4 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) BizTalk Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (71.43%) XSLT
3 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 9 (64.29%) Web Services
4 7 (50.00%) Spring
4 7 (50.00%) JMS
4 7 (50.00%) J2EE
4 7 (50.00%) Struts
5 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 5 (35.71%) CSS
6 5 (35.71%) JSP
6 5 (35.71%) SOAP
6 5 (35.71%) HTML
7 4 (28.57%) DOM
7 4 (28.57%) JavaBeans
7 4 (28.57%) JAXB
7 4 (28.57%) SAX
7 4 (28.57%) JMX
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (28.57%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 2 (14.29%) GIS
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Web 2.0
3 1 (7.14%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) HPUX
1 1 (7.14%) Solaris
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) SOA
2 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) UML
4 4 (28.57%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) Logistics
4 4 (28.57%) Web Design
4 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (28.57%) Build Automation
4 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) Coaching
5 3 (21.43%) Refactoring
5 3 (21.43%) Wealth Management
5 3 (21.43%) Release Management
6 2 (14.29%) EAI
6 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) Perl
3 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MCSD
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Interwoven
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago