The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 252 248 226
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -22
Permanent jobs citing XPath 8 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.21% 0.034%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.44% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.79%
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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3737 3631 3114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 49.35% 48.54% 52.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3165 2903 2564
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,050 £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 Yorkshire

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

XPath
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

XPath Salary Trend in Yorkshire

XPath
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
North Yorkshire +25 7 £32,500 -23.52%
South Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) XML
2 13 (92.86%) XSLT
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (85.71%) jQuery
4 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
5 10 (71.43%) T-SQL
5 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
5 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
5 10 (71.43%) CSS
5 10 (71.43%) Ajax
5 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (64.29%) XQuery
7 8 (57.14%) WinForms
8 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (42.86%) MVC
10 5 (35.71%) HTML
10 5 (35.71%) Windows
11 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 4 (28.57%) Scrum
12 3 (21.43%) Web Services
12 3 (21.43%) OOP
12 3 (21.43%) OO
12 3 (21.43%) Cisco
12 3 (21.43%) IBM
12 3 (21.43%) Logistics

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) XML
2 13 (92.86%) XSLT
3 12 (85.71%) jQuery
4 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (71.43%) Ajax
4 10 (71.43%) CSS
5 8 (57.14%) WinForms
6 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (35.71%) HTML
8 3 (21.43%) Web Services
8 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
8 3 (21.43%) JSON
8 3 (21.43%) REST
9 2 (14.29%) WCF
9 2 (14.29%) XSD
9 2 (14.29%) SOAP
10 1 (7.14%) COM
10 1 (7.14%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) OOP
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) Logistics
5 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) RUP
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) UML
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) T-SQL
4 9 (64.29%) XQuery
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) IBM