The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 - 51
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing XPath 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.83% - 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.00% - 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Median salary £43,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +7.50%  

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 150 246 196
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 63.83% 61.65% 54.60%
Number of salaries quoted 134 204 179
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +24.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

XPath
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for XPath in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for XPath.

1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) XSD
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 6 (54.55%) Maven
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
2 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (54.55%) IBM
2 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
2 6 (54.55%) XSLT
2 6 (54.55%) Apache
2 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
2 6 (54.55%) J2EE
2 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
2 6 (54.55%) SOAP
2 6 (54.55%) GlassFish
2 6 (54.55%) JSON
2 6 (54.55%) Groovy
2 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 6 (54.55%) MongoDB
2 6 (54.55%) SoapUI
2 6 (54.55%) Gradle
2 6 (54.55%) Mule ESB

XPath
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 6 (54.55%) Anypoint
1 6 (54.55%) Apache
1 6 (54.55%) GlassFish
1 6 (54.55%) Mule ESB
1 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
1 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
1 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
2 4 (36.36%) Confluence
2 4 (36.36%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MongoDB
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
1 6 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
1 6 (54.55%) Gradle
1 6 (54.55%) Maven
1 6 (54.55%) SoapUI
2 4 (36.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
2 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Applications Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) XSD
2 6 (54.55%) J2EE
2 6 (54.55%) JSON
2 6 (54.55%) SOAP
2 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 6 (54.55%) XSLT
3 5 (45.45%) XForms
3 5 (45.45%) XSL
4 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
4 4 (36.36%) JMS
4 4 (36.36%) RAML
4 4 (36.36%) REST
4 4 (36.36%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
3 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Programme Management
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Software Delivery
3 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Validation
3 5 (45.45%) Workflow
4 4 (36.36%) API Design
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 4 (36.36%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Groovy
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) IBM
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) CA Agile Central
3 4 (36.36%) MuleSoft