The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 216 188 186
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -2
Permanent jobs citing XPath 1 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.020% 0.33% 0.052%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.043% 0.69% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
XPath
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2339 2317 2028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 46.07% 47.18% 52.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1967 1885 1706
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

XPath
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

XPath Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) COM
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft