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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XPath (XML Path Language)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 116 122 109
Rank change year-on-year +6 -13  
Permanent jobs citing XPath 8 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.44% 0.51% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.01% 1.35% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 0
Median salary £35,000 £37,486 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.63% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

XPath is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 792 890 767
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 43.26% 37.86% 44.49%
Number of salaries quoted 668 776 687
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing XPath as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing XPath also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for XPath.

1 14 (100.00%) MVC
2 9 (64.29%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) XML
2 9 (64.29%) XSLT
2 9 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (50.00%) REST
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) JUnit
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 6 (42.86%) SOAP
4 6 (42.86%) Web Services
4 6 (42.86%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) HTTP
4 6 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
5 5 (35.71%) Laravel
5 5 (35.71%) Amazon S3
5 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
5 5 (35.71%) nginx
5 5 (35.71%) HTML5
5 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
5 5 (35.71%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (35.71%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (35.71%) PhantomJS
5 5 (35.71%) Docker
5 5 (35.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 5 (35.71%) webpack

XPath
Top Related 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (35.71%) nginx
2 4 (28.57%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (35.71%) Amazon S3
3 5 (35.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (7.14%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 1 (7.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 5 (35.71%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
2 5 (35.71%) MySQL
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (7.14%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) JUnit
2 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) gulp
2 5 (35.71%) PhantomJS
2 5 (35.71%) Subversion
2 5 (35.71%) webpack
3 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
3 1 (7.14%) GitLab
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) TestNG
General
1 4 (28.57%) Electronics
1 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (35.71%) PHP Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior PHP Developer
4 4 (28.57%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (28.57%) HTML Developer
4 4 (28.57%) MySQL Developer
4 4 (28.57%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 4 (28.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (28.57%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 4 (28.57%) PHP Zend Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior MySQL Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Symfony Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) XML
1 9 (64.29%) XSLT
2 7 (50.00%) REST
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) SOAP
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) CodeIgniter
4 5 (35.71%) HTML5
4 5 (35.71%) LAMP
4 5 (35.71%) Laravel
4 5 (35.71%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) Memcached
5 4 (28.57%) Symfony
6 3 (21.43%) Java EE
6 3 (21.43%) JMS
6 3 (21.43%) MyFaces
6 3 (21.43%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (21.43%) Fintech
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 5 (35.71%) OOP
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) Content Management
4 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 4 (28.57%) Kanban
5 1 (7.14%) Android Development
5 1 (7.14%) API Integration
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) PHP 7
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Zend
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
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