Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 111 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - +113
Permanent jobs citing XPath 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.69% 0.23% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.08% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Somerset median annual salary £44,000 £43,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.73% - -
South West median annual salary £43,250 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.70% -2.22% +24.14%

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 Somerset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 830 842 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 63.99% 64.82% 59.94%
Number of salaries quoted 716 749 676
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,975 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +4.05%

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for XPath in Somerset

XPath
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for XPath in Somerset

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Somerset region with a requirement for XPath.

1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 5 (55.56%) Process Management
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) Workflow
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) WinForms
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) XSLT
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Kerberos
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) XQuery
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) WCF
3 5 (55.56%) WPF
3 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 5 (55.56%) RESTful
3 5 (55.56%) Entity Framework
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms

XPath
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (44.44%) Apache Solr
1 4 (44.44%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
1 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
1 4 (44.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Codeception
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
1 4 (44.44%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Lead .NET Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Lead Developer
2 4 (44.44%) PHP Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 5 (55.56%) Entity Framework
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) RESTful
1 5 (55.56%) WCF
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
1 5 (55.56%) WinForms
1 5 (55.56%) WPF
1 5 (55.56%) XML
1 5 (55.56%) XSLT
2 4 (44.44%) Behat
2 4 (44.44%) Kafka
2 4 (44.44%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (44.44%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (44.44%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
1 4 (44.44%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Line Management
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) Process Management
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Workflow
4 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 4 (44.44%) CRM
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) Open Source
5 3 (33.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
1 5 (55.56%) XQuery
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft