Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 282 285 266
Rank change year-on-year +3 -19 -16
Permanent jobs citing XPath 5 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.067% 0.027% 0.071%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.045% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Manchester median annual salary £60,000 £35,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.43% +42.86% -38.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £37,500 £33,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% +42.86% -40.61%

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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,374 4,430 3,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.99% 59.50% 49.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3,699 3,900 3,056
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for XPath in Manchester

XPath
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for XPath in Manchester

XPath
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XPath in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for XPath in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for XPath.

1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) J2SE
3 3 (60.00%) SAX
3 3 (60.00%) XML Schema
3 3 (60.00%) DOM
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Kanban
3 3 (60.00%) Line Management
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) HTML

XPath
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit
2 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (20.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Development Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Java Development Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Software Development Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Software Manager
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Development Manager
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
2 3 (60.00%) DOM
2 3 (60.00%) J2SE
2 3 (60.00%) SAX
2 3 (60.00%) XML Schema
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Kanban
3 3 (60.00%) Line Management
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Code Coverage
5 1 (20.00%) Document Management
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat