Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 341 304 330
Rank change year-on-year -37 +26 -3
Permanent jobs citing XPath 5 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.047% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.079% 0.55% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 24
South West median annual salary £55,000 £44,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +2.33% +14.67%
10th Percentile £48,750 £39,000 £33,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year +27.78% -5.76% +6.11%

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 South West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,305 6,005 6,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 59.09% 58.88% 56.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5,330 5,069 5,518
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for XPath in the South West

XPath
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for XPath in the South West

XPath
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 April 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
Gloucestershire +26 5 £55,000 +24.29%
XPath
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 South West region with a requirement for XPath.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) WSDL
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 5 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration

XPath
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 5 (100.00%) Anypoint
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Confluence
1 5 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 5 (100.00%) Mule
1 5 (100.00%) Mule ESB
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Gradle
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (60.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) RAML
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) WSDL
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) API Design
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (40.00%) Microservices
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Groovy
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle