Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 319 318 335
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17 -25
Permanent jobs citing XPath 4 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.041% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.070% 0.34% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 9
South West median annual salary £39,500 £43,250 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.67% -0.57% -3.33%
10th Percentile £30,400 £36,250 £39,250
90th Percentile £50,200 £56,250 £53,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £53,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.33% -2.27% +22.22%

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 5,689 5,954 5,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.72% 59.08% 56.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4,667 5,044 5,005
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +5.19%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,500 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XPath in the South West over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram 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 20 January 2019. 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
Bristol +16 2 £29,000 -24.68%
Wiltshire - 2 £50,000 -
XPath
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) XSL
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Local Government
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) RIA
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Data 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 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) OLAP
1 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSL
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Metadata Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau
1 1 (25.00%) Talend
1 1 (25.00%) Trillium