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

XPath (XML Path Language)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 - 95
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing XPath 12 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.28% - 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.91% - 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Median salary £37,500 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 - £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 629 617 608
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 67.06% 63.28% 58.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1368 1328
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,925 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing XPath as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for XPath in Gloucestershire

XPath
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for XPath in Gloucestershire

XPath
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XPath in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for XPath in Gloucestershire

XPath
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 9 £43,500 -
XPath
South West

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

1 19 (100.00%) XML
1 19 (100.00%) Scrum
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) TDD
2 14 (73.68%) Maven
2 14 (73.68%) XSD
2 14 (73.68%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) SOAP
2 14 (73.68%) Git (software)
3 12 (63.16%) Test Automation
3 12 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (63.16%) Cucumber
3 12 (63.16%) BDD
3 12 (63.16%) REST
3 12 (63.16%) Degree
3 12 (63.16%) JIRA
3 12 (63.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (52.63%) Programme Management
4 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 9 (47.37%) J2EE
5 9 (47.37%) MySQL
5 9 (47.37%) Oracle
5 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
5 9 (47.37%) WebLogic
5 9 (47.37%) XSLT
5 9 (47.37%) Apache
5 9 (47.37%) Tomcat
5 9 (47.37%) IBM
5 9 (47.37%) Eclipse
5 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering

XPath
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 9 (47.37%) Anypoint
1 9 (47.37%) Apache
1 9 (47.37%) GlassFish
1 9 (47.37%) Mule ESB
1 9 (47.37%) Tomcat
1 9 (47.37%) WebLogic
1 9 (47.37%) WebSphere
2 7 (36.84%) Confluence
2 7 (36.84%) Mule
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SSH
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) MongoDB
1 9 (47.37%) MySQL
1 9 (47.37%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Git (software)
1 14 (73.68%) Maven
2 12 (63.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (63.16%) Cucumber
2 12 (63.16%) JIRA
3 9 (47.37%) Eclipse
3 9 (47.37%) Gradle
3 9 (47.37%) SoapUI
4 7 (36.84%) JUnit
5 5 (26.32%) Bitbucket
5 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
5 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (26.32%) Vagrant
5 5 (26.32%) Zephyr
6 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 5 (26.32%) Electronics
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
1 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
1 5 (26.32%) Marketing
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Applications Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Java Automation Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) XML
2 14 (73.68%) SOAP
2 14 (73.68%) XSD
3 12 (63.16%) REST
4 9 (47.37%) J2EE
4 9 (47.37%) JSON
4 9 (47.37%) Spring
4 9 (47.37%) XSLT
5 7 (36.84%) Hibernate
5 7 (36.84%) JMS
5 7 (36.84%) RAML
5 7 (36.84%) WSDL
6 5 (26.32%) Gherkin
6 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 5 (26.32%) XForms
6 5 (26.32%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Linux Command Line
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) Scrum
2 14 (73.68%) TDD
3 12 (63.16%) BDD
3 12 (63.16%) Test Automation
4 10 (52.63%) Programme Management
5 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
6 8 (42.11%) Software Delivery
7 7 (36.84%) API Design
7 7 (36.84%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (36.84%) Release Management
7 7 (36.84%) User Stories
8 5 (26.32%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (26.32%) Kanban
8 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Reverse Engineering
8 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) Groovy
4 5 (26.32%) XQuery
5 4 (21.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) ISEB
2 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) CloudHub
2 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) IBM
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) MuleSoft
3 5 (26.32%) CA Agile Central
3 5 (26.32%) HP
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) SAP