The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XPath (XML Path Language)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 60 58 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Permanent jobs citing XPath 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.08% 0.82% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.97% 1.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
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 Merseyside with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 305 259 260
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 54.66% 52.97% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 253 207 216
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

XPath
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for XPath in Merseyside

XPath
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Liverpool +4 6 - -
XPath
North West

XPath
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for XPath.

1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) SOAP
1 13 (100.00%) Web Services
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) XSD
1 13 (100.00%) XSLT
1 13 (100.00%) JMS
1 13 (100.00%) SOA
1 13 (100.00%) FTP
1 13 (100.00%) HTTP
1 13 (100.00%) WSDL
1 13 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 13 (100.00%) SSL
1 13 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 13 (100.00%) SDLC
1 13 (100.00%) Service Design

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 13 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) FTP
1 13 (100.00%) HTTP
1 13 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 13 (100.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Administrator
1 13 (100.00%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) JMS
1 13 (100.00%) SOAP
1 13 (100.00%) Web Services
1 13 (100.00%) WSDL
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) XSD
1 13 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) SDLC
1 13 (100.00%) Service Design
1 13 (100.00%) SOA
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle