The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 168 183
Permanent jobs citing XPath 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.032% 0.030%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.059% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £82,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +292.85%  
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1713 1693 1743
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 58.25% 53.54% 51.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1418 1518
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,550 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

XPath
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for XPath in the East Midlands

XPath
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for XPath.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Informatica
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) MuleSoft
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing

XPath
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Informatica
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (66.67%) MuleSoft