Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 163 115
Rank change year-on-year +42 -48 +5
Permanent jobs citing XPath 16 3 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.07% 0.13% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.69% 0.23% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 24
Gloucestershire median annual salary £37,500 £51,250 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.83% +24.24% +10.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £47,625 £33,000
90th Percentile £50,750 £55,875 £52,500
South West median annual salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +12.00%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 945 1331 1238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 63.13% 59.16% 60.42%
Number of salaries quoted 777 1070 986
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +7.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

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
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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +24 6 £43,500 - 1
XPath
South West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for XPath.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) XML
1 16 (100.00%) SOAP
1 16 (100.00%) Scrum
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) TDD
1 16 (100.00%) Maven
1 16 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 14 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (87.50%) Cucumber
2 14 (87.50%) BDD
2 14 (87.50%) REST
2 14 (87.50%) Degree
2 14 (87.50%) JIRA
2 14 (87.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (75.00%) JSON
3 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (75.00%) Spring
3 12 (75.00%) WebSphere
3 12 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 12 (75.00%) GlassFish
3 12 (75.00%) Groovy
3 12 (75.00%) Eclipse
3 12 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (75.00%) IBM
3 12 (75.00%) Apache
3 12 (75.00%) Tomcat
3 12 (75.00%) XSD
3 12 (75.00%) XSLT

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 12 (75.00%) Anypoint
1 12 (75.00%) Apache
1 12 (75.00%) GlassFish
1 12 (75.00%) Mule ESB
1 12 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 12 (75.00%) WebLogic
1 12 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (62.50%) Confluence
2 10 (62.50%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 14 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 12 (75.00%) MySQL
1 12 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 16 (100.00%) Maven
2 14 (87.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 14 (87.50%) Cucumber
2 14 (87.50%) JIRA
3 12 (75.00%) Eclipse
3 12 (75.00%) Gradle
3 12 (75.00%) SoapUI
4 10 (62.50%) JUnit
5 4 (25.00%) Bitbucket
5 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (25.00%) Vagrant
5 4 (25.00%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (25.00%) Electronics
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) SOAP
1 16 (100.00%) XML
2 14 (87.50%) REST
3 12 (75.00%) J2EE
3 12 (75.00%) JSON
3 12 (75.00%) Spring
3 12 (75.00%) XSD
3 12 (75.00%) XSLT
4 10 (62.50%) Hibernate
4 10 (62.50%) JMS
4 10 (62.50%) RAML
4 10 (62.50%) WSDL
5 4 (25.00%) Gherkin
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Scrum
1 16 (100.00%) TDD
2 14 (87.50%) BDD
2 14 (87.50%) Test Automation
3 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (68.75%) Software Delivery
5 10 (62.50%) API Design
5 10 (62.50%) Continuous Deployment
5 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (62.50%) Release Management
5 10 (62.50%) User Stories
6 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (37.50%) Service Management
7 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (25.00%) Kanban
7 4 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
7 4 (25.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) Groovy
3 4 (25.00%) Ruby
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) ISEB
2 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) CloudHub
2 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) IBM
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 10 (62.50%) MuleSoft
3 4 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) SAP