Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 280 250 267
Rank change year-on-year -30 +17 -35
Permanent jobs citing XPath 23 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.28% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 0.42% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 10
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £40,750 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.98% +5.16% -3.13%
10th Percentile £30,250 £33,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,875 £52,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% -2.50% +6.67%

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 Manchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 4932 3850 3770
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 60.12% 54.37% 51.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4267 3347 3275
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for XPath in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for XPath.

1 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 23 (100.00%) XML
2 20 (86.96%) XSLT
2 20 (86.96%) CSS
2 20 (86.96%) XML Schema
2 20 (86.96%) jQuery
2 20 (86.96%) HTML5
2 20 (86.96%) CSS3
2 20 (86.96%) Responsive Web Design
2 20 (86.96%) AngularJS
2 20 (86.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 19 (82.61%) Node.js
3 19 (82.61%) Git (software)
3 19 (82.61%) EPiServer
3 19 (82.61%) Subversion
3 19 (82.61%) CMS
4 18 (78.26%) Law
5 16 (69.57%) MVC
6 15 (65.22%) .NET
7 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
7 14 (60.87%) ADO.NET
7 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
7 14 (60.87%) C#
7 14 (60.87%) WCF
7 14 (60.87%) REST
8 13 (56.52%) Sass
8 13 (56.52%) LESS
8 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (56.52%) LINQ

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 19 (82.61%) CMS
1 19 (82.61%) EPiServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (82.61%) Git (software)
1 19 (82.61%) Subversion
2 13 (56.52%) Visual Studio
3 9 (39.13%) JIRA
3 9 (39.13%) NUnit
3 9 (39.13%) ReSharper
3 9 (39.13%) SonarQube
4 3 (13.04%) CruiseControl
General
1 18 (78.26%) Law
2 3 (13.04%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (47.83%) Digital Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Designer
4 6 (26.09%) Interface Designer
4 6 (26.09%) UI Designer
5 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (13.04%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (13.04%) HTML Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.70%) HTML CSS Designer
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Designer
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) XML
2 20 (86.96%) AngularJS
2 20 (86.96%) CSS
2 20 (86.96%) CSS3
2 20 (86.96%) HTML5
2 20 (86.96%) jQuery
2 20 (86.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 20 (86.96%) XML Schema
2 20 (86.96%) XSLT
3 19 (82.61%) Node.js
4 15 (65.22%) .NET
5 14 (60.87%) ADO.NET
5 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
5 14 (60.87%) REST
5 14 (60.87%) WCF
6 13 (56.52%) JSON
6 13 (56.52%) LESS
6 13 (56.52%) Sass
6 13 (56.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) User Experience
2 5 (21.74%) Data Structures
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Responsive Web Design
2 16 (69.57%) MVC
3 12 (52.17%) Front End Development
4 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
5 6 (26.09%) OO
5 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
5 6 (26.09%) Usability Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
6 5 (21.74%) Web Development
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (13.04%) Code Coverage
8 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
8 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 3 (13.04%) V-Model
9 2 (8.70%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (4.35%) CRM
10 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (60.87%) C#
3 9 (39.13%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) VB
5 3 (13.04%) VBScript
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ISEB
1 3 (13.04%) ISTQB