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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 209 192 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing XPath 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.021% 0.070% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.042% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
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
2383 2108 2252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 49.58% 49.25% 56.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1928 1733 2000
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
2 5 (83.33%) JMS
2 5 (83.33%) XML Schema
2 5 (83.33%) SAX
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (83.33%) Grails
2 5 (83.33%) DOM
2 5 (83.33%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Windows

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
2 5 (83.33%) JMS
2 5 (83.33%) XML Schema
2 5 (83.33%) SAX
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Grails
2 5 (83.33%) DOM
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XSD
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Android
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat