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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 270 225 228
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +3
Permanent jobs citing XPath 5 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.066% 0.17% 0.016%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.33% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 1
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +6.49%
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
3809 3015 3377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 50.48% 51.12% 55.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3148 2436 2941
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XPath across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

XPath Salary Histogram 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 27 November 2014. 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 -8 5 £32,500 -27.77%
XPath
England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) XML
2 13 (86.67%) XSLT
3 9 (60.00%) C#
4 8 (53.33%) HTML
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
5 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (46.67%) .NET
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) MVC
6 6 (40.00%) Scrum
6 6 (40.00%) Logistics
6 6 (40.00%) Ajax
6 6 (40.00%) JSON
6 6 (40.00%) jQuery
6 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (40.00%) CSS
6 6 (40.00%) Cisco
6 6 (40.00%) IBM
6 6 (40.00%) Windows
6 6 (40.00%) OOP
6 6 (40.00%) OO
6 6 (40.00%) SaaS
6 6 (40.00%) REST
7 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 5 (33.33%) JMS
7 5 (33.33%) XML Schema

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
2 6 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) XML
2 13 (86.67%) XSLT
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
4 7 (46.67%) .NET
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
5 6 (40.00%) CSS
5 6 (40.00%) Ajax
5 6 (40.00%) JSON
5 6 (40.00%) jQuery
5 6 (40.00%) REST
6 5 (33.33%) Grails
6 5 (33.33%) DOM
6 5 (33.33%) J2EE
6 5 (33.33%) JMS
6 5 (33.33%) XML Schema
6 5 (33.33%) SAX
6 5 (33.33%) Spring
7 2 (13.33%) Regular Expression
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (6.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Android
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Logistics
2 6 (40.00%) OOP
2 6 (40.00%) OO
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 5 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (13.33%) VB
6 1 (6.67%) XQuery
6 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) IBM
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat