Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for XPath skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XPath over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 154 203
Rank change year-on-year -23 +49 -26
Permanent jobs citing XPath 6 32 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.18% 0.87% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 1.91% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 41 6
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +43.79% -13.02%
10th Percentile £46,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £44,875
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £53,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.98% +43.33% -21.05%

XPath is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,278 1,673 1,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 38.73% 45.69% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,035 1,413 1,515
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing XPath as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for XPath in Birmingham

XPath
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for XPath in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT jobs citing XPath also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for XPath.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) TestNG
1 6 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) Mingle
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins

XPath
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Mingle
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (100.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP