Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 192 179
Rank change year-on-year +30 -13 +9
Permanent jobs citing XPath 25 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.68% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 0.70% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 15
Birmingham median annual salary £60,000 £36,500 £43,974
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.38% -17.00% -34.85%
10th Percentile £40,000 £27,500 £37,486
90th Percentile £67,500 £47,500 £51,500
West Midlands median annual salary £58,750 £36,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +63.19% -24.21% +5.56%

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 1,626 1,721 1,691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 44.34% 41.48% 41.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,358 1,489 1,510
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

XPath
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XPath in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for XPath in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 22 (88.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (72.00%) Java
3 17 (68.00%) CSS
3 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (68.00%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
4 16 (64.00%) XML
5 14 (56.00%) HTML
5 14 (56.00%) REST
5 14 (56.00%) NoSQL
6 13 (52.00%) XSLT
7 11 (44.00%) SOAP
7 11 (44.00%) JUnit
8 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
9 9 (36.00%) PHP
9 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
9 9 (36.00%) Degree
9 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
10 8 (32.00%) TestNG
10 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (32.00%) Bitbucket
10 8 (32.00%) SQL
10 8 (32.00%) Oracle
10 8 (32.00%) JBoss
10 8 (32.00%) OOD
10 8 (32.00%) MVC
10 8 (32.00%) Finance
10 8 (32.00%) OO
10 8 (32.00%) Spring
10 8 (32.00%) Maven

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (32.00%) JBoss
2 7 (28.00%) Apache
2 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (24.00%) CMS
3 6 (24.00%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (24.00%) nginx
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 17 (68.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (24.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (24.00%) Amazon S3
3 6 (24.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 6 (24.00%) GitHub
3 6 (24.00%) npm
4 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (28.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (28.00%) MySQL
3 6 (24.00%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (20.00%) MarkLogic
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (44.00%) JUnit
3 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (32.00%) Bitbucket
4 8 (32.00%) Maven
4 8 (32.00%) TestNG
5 7 (28.00%) Subversion
6 6 (24.00%) GitLab
6 6 (24.00%) gulp
6 6 (24.00%) PhantomJS
6 6 (24.00%) webpack
7 4 (16.00%) JIRA
8 3 (12.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
8 3 (12.00%) FitNesse
8 3 (12.00%) Gradle
8 3 (12.00%) Selenium
8 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
9 1 (4.00%) SonarQube
9 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (32.00%) Banking
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Electronics
2 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (24.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 6 (24.00%) HTML Developer
4 6 (24.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (24.00%) PHP Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Applications Developer
5 5 (20.00%) NoSQL Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Automation Test Lead
7 1 (4.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) CSS
2 16 (64.00%) XML
3 14 (56.00%) HTML
3 14 (56.00%) REST
4 13 (52.00%) XSLT
5 11 (44.00%) SOAP
6 8 (32.00%) Spring
7 7 (28.00%) MyFaces
7 7 (28.00%) RESTful
8 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (24.00%) Apache Cordova
8 6 (24.00%) Backbone.js
8 6 (24.00%) CodeIgniter
8 6 (24.00%) HTML5
8 6 (24.00%) Java EE
8 6 (24.00%) LAMP
8 6 (24.00%) Laravel
8 6 (24.00%) PhoneGap
8 6 (24.00%) React
8 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) User Experience
3 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Android
1 6 (24.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (32.00%) MVC
3 8 (32.00%) OO
3 8 (32.00%) OOD
4 6 (24.00%) API Integration
4 6 (24.00%) BDD
4 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (24.00%) Content Management
4 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (24.00%) Mobile Development
4 6 (24.00%) OOP
4 6 (24.00%) Scrum
4 6 (24.00%) SOA
4 6 (24.00%) TDD
4 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (20.00%) Collateral Management
5 5 (20.00%) RDF
5 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (72.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) PHP
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 6 (24.00%) PHP 7
6 5 (20.00%) SPARQL
6 5 (20.00%) XQuery
7 2 (8.00%) C#
7 2 (8.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (4.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Talend
3 1 (4.00%) Google