Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 213 189
Rank change year-on-year +62 -24 +10
Permanent jobs citing XPath 43 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.12% 0.23% 0.051%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.31% 0.59% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 40 9 2
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £41,333 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.07% -14.78% +29.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £42,400
90th Percentile £65,000 £47,544 £53,800
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,162 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.25% -13.34% +18.75%

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 1863 1880 1714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 48.41% 39.50% 43.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1614 1570 1548
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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

XPath
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XPath in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XPath in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 33 (76.74%) Java
1 33 (76.74%) JavaScript
1 33 (76.74%) XML
2 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (69.77%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (67.44%) XSLT
3 29 (67.44%) HTML
3 29 (67.44%) CSS
4 25 (58.14%) MVC
4 25 (58.14%) JUnit
5 24 (55.81%) REST
5 24 (55.81%) NoSQL
6 22 (51.16%) Git (software)
7 20 (46.51%) Software Engineering
8 19 (44.19%) Spring
8 19 (44.19%) Finance
8 19 (44.19%) Oracle
8 19 (44.19%) SQL
9 17 (39.53%) Degree
9 17 (39.53%) Computer Science
10 16 (37.21%) Java EE
10 16 (37.21%) BDD
10 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
10 16 (37.21%) Scrum
10 16 (37.21%) TDD
11 15 (34.88%) Hibernate
11 15 (34.88%) EJB
11 15 (34.88%) JMS
11 15 (34.88%) JPA
11 15 (34.88%) EJB 3.0

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 11 (25.58%) Apache
2 10 (23.26%) CMS
2 10 (23.26%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (23.26%) JBoss
2 10 (23.26%) nginx
3 9 (20.93%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 30 (69.77%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (25.58%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (23.26%) Amazon S3
3 10 (23.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 10 (23.26%) GitHub
3 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (23.26%) npm
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (55.81%) NoSQL
2 16 (37.21%) SQL Server
3 11 (25.58%) MongoDB
3 11 (25.58%) MySQL
4 10 (23.26%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (9.30%) MarkLogic
6 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.33%) Riak
Development Applications
1 25 (58.14%) JUnit
2 22 (51.16%) Git (software)
3 15 (34.88%) TestNG
4 10 (23.26%) Bitbucket
4 10 (23.26%) GitLab
4 10 (23.26%) gulp
4 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
4 10 (23.26%) Maven
4 10 (23.26%) PhantomJS
4 10 (23.26%) webpack
5 9 (20.93%) Subversion
6 8 (18.60%) JIRA
7 7 (16.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (16.28%) Gradle
8 4 (9.30%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 10 (23.26%) Banking
2 10 (23.26%) Electronics
2 10 (23.26%) Manufacturing
2 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.95%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (95.35%) Developer
2 27 (62.79%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Full Stack Developer
3 10 (23.26%) HTML CSS Developer
3 10 (23.26%) HTML Developer
3 10 (23.26%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (23.26%) PHP Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Senior Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Applications Developer
5 4 (9.30%) NoSQL Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (76.74%) XML
2 29 (67.44%) CSS
2 29 (67.44%) HTML
2 29 (67.44%) XSLT
3 24 (55.81%) REST
4 19 (44.19%) Spring
5 16 (37.21%) Java EE
6 15 (34.88%) EJB
6 15 (34.88%) EJB 3.0
6 15 (34.88%) Hibernate
6 15 (34.88%) JMS
6 15 (34.88%) JPA
7 14 (32.56%) SOAP
8 13 (30.23%) XML Schema
9 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
10 10 (23.26%) Apache Cordova
10 10 (23.26%) Backbone.js
10 10 (23.26%) Laravel
10 10 (23.26%) PhoneGap
10 10 (23.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Computer Science
2 13 (30.23%) User Experience
3 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.33%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Android
1 10 (23.26%) Apple iOS
1 10 (23.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (58.14%) MVC
3 20 (46.51%) Software Engineering
4 16 (37.21%) BDD
4 16 (37.21%) Scrum
4 16 (37.21%) TDD
5 14 (32.56%) OO
5 14 (32.56%) OOD
6 11 (25.58%) Microservices
7 10 (23.26%) API Integration
7 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (23.26%) Content Management
7 10 (23.26%) E-Commerce
7 10 (23.26%) Mobile Development
7 10 (23.26%) OOP
7 10 (23.26%) Test Automation
8 8 (18.60%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (13.95%) Collateral Management
10 5 (11.63%) SOA
11 4 (9.30%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) Java
1 33 (76.74%) JavaScript
2 19 (44.19%) SQL
3 10 (23.26%) PHP
3 10 (23.26%) PHP 7
4 4 (9.30%) SPARQL
4 4 (9.30%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) Degree
2 11 (25.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) QA
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) Docker
2 1 (2.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Talend
3 1 (2.33%) Google