Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
England > North West
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 351 320 324
Rank change year-on-year -31 +4 +33
Permanent jobs citing XPath 5 43 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.042% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.077% 0.58% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 9
North West median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -16.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £47,000 £28,750 £35,500
90th Percentile £53,000 £53,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -

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 the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,522 7,402 6,465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 54.51% 56.57% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5,506 6,229 5,575
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing XPath as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for XPath in the North West

XPath
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for XPath in the North West

XPath
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the North West region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. 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
Manchester -11 5 £50,000 +33.33% 1
XPath
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing XPath also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for XPath.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) Business Development
2 4 (80.00%) UX Design
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) TypeScript
2 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 4 (80.00%) Case Management
2 4 (80.00%) Angular 2
2 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (80.00%) Financial Institution
2 4 (80.00%) Law
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) XSD
2 4 (80.00%) XSL
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft

XPath
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (80.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (20.00%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Financial Institution
2 4 (80.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Applications Developer
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Web Applications Developer
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Angular Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Web Applications Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Angular 2
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) XSD
2 4 (80.00%) XSL
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Business Development
2 4 (80.00%) Case Management
2 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) UX Design
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) CA
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle