Period
to 21 July 2018

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

XPath (XML Path Language)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 90 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - +108
Permanent jobs citing XPath 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.89% 0.20% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.50% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Staffordshire median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% -5.26%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 532 597 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 58.98% 59.76% 63.57%
Number of salaries quoted 469 497 775
Staffordshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - -
10th Percentile £21,700 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £54,000 £55,000 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XPath in Staffordshire

XPath
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for XPath in Staffordshire

XPath
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XPath in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for XPath in Staffordshire

XPath
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent +10 8 £36,500 +4.29%
XPath
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for XPath.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 8 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
1 8 (100.00%) XHTML
1 8 (100.00%) Web Design
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
1 8 (100.00%) Web Development
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) RESTful
1 8 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 8 (100.00%) Mobile First
2 7 (87.50%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) Photoshop
4 5 (62.50%) Retail

XPath
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Web Developer
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) HTML CSS Developer
3 3 (37.50%) HTML Developer
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) RESTful
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XHTML
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Mobile First
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 8 (100.00%) Web Design
1 8 (100.00%) Web Development
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (62.50%) Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 8 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Google