The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XPath (XML Path Language)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 103 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing XPath 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.85% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.47% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 814 915 767
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 57.61% 64.35% 56.19%
Number of salaries quoted 742 784 662
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

XPath
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for XPath in Oxfordshire

XPath
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for XPath.

1 12 (100.00%) Perl
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) XSLT
1 12 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 12 (100.00%) RDF
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Symfony
1 12 (100.00%) Zend
1 12 (100.00%) Drupal
1 12 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 12 (100.00%) Secure Coding
2 6 (50.00%) SilverStripe
2 6 (50.00%) Release Management
2 6 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) MySQL

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (100.00%) Drupal
2 6 (50.00%) SilverStripe
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
1 12 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 12 (100.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
1 12 (100.00%) PHP Zend Developer
1 12 (100.00%) Symfony Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Symfony
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 12 (100.00%) XSLT
2 6 (50.00%) Silverlight
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) RDF
1 12 (100.00%) Secure Coding
2 6 (50.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Perl
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Zend