Period
to 16 November 2018

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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 157 208
Rank change year-on-year -20 +51 -16
Permanent jobs citing XPath 6 46 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.17% 1.19% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 2.42% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 42 9
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £41,333
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +33.07% -14.78%
10th Percentile £46,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £47,544
West Midlands median annual salary £44,250 £42,500 £41,162
% change year-on-year +4.12% +3.25% -13.34%

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 1,542 1,899 1,878
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.44% 49.06% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,287 1,653 1,569
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 November 2018, 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