The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

XPath (XML Path Language)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 202 210
Rank change year-on-year +19 +8  
Permanent jobs citing XPath 39 38 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.78% 0.61% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 1.42% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 3
Median salary £36,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £32,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2540 2668 2674
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 50.71% 42.75% 49.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2205 2305 2398
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

XPath
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for XPath in the West Midlands

XPath
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XPath in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for XPath in the West Midlands

XPath
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Solihull - 27 £36,000 -
Birmingham +19 13 £40,000 +8.10% 1
XPath
England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for XPath.

1 46 (95.83%) MVC
2 40 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (81.25%) JavaScript
4 37 (77.08%) HTML
4 37 (77.08%) CSS
4 37 (77.08%) NoSQL
5 36 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
6 32 (66.67%) Git (software)
7 31 (64.58%) LAMP
7 31 (64.58%) MySQL
7 31 (64.58%) PHP
7 31 (64.58%) Linux
7 31 (64.58%) OOP
7 31 (64.58%) Apache
7 31 (64.58%) nginx
7 31 (64.58%) Amazon S3
7 31 (64.58%) HTML5
7 31 (64.58%) MongoDB
7 31 (64.58%) Laravel
7 31 (64.58%) CodeIgniter
7 31 (64.58%) Amazon RDS
7 31 (64.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 31 (64.58%) Elasticsearch
7 31 (64.58%) Opscode Chef
7 31 (64.58%) PhantomJS
7 31 (64.58%) Docker
7 31 (64.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 31 (64.58%) webpack
7 31 (64.58%) gulp
7 31 (64.58%) LEMP Stack

XPath
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 31 (64.58%) Apache
1 31 (64.58%) Elasticsearch
1 31 (64.58%) nginx
2 4 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) JBoss
3 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 40 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
3 31 (64.58%) Amazon S3
3 31 (64.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 27 (56.25%) GitHub
5 5 (10.42%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 5 (10.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (10.42%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (2.08%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (77.08%) NoSQL
2 31 (64.58%) Amazon RDS
2 31 (64.58%) MongoDB
2 31 (64.58%) MySQL
3 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (8.33%) SQLPlus
6 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 31 (64.58%) gulp
2 31 (64.58%) PhantomJS
2 31 (64.58%) webpack
3 27 (56.25%) GitLab
4 10 (20.83%) JUnit
5 5 (10.42%) Subversion
6 2 (4.17%) TestNG
7 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.08%) Gradle
7 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.08%) JIRA
7 1 (2.08%) Maven
General
1 14 (29.17%) Marketing
2 4 (8.33%) Electronics
2 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Games
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (97.92%) Developer
2 32 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 17 (35.42%) PHP Developer
3 17 (35.42%) Senior PHP Developer
4 13 (27.08%) Software Developer
5 12 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 10 (20.83%) Java Developer
7 6 (12.50%) .NET Developer
7 6 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (12.50%) C# Developer
8 4 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (8.33%) HTML Developer
8 4 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
8 4 (8.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 4 (8.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 4 (8.33%) PHP Zend Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior MySQL Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Symfony Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (77.08%) CSS
1 37 (77.08%) HTML
2 31 (64.58%) CodeIgniter
2 31 (64.58%) HTML5
2 31 (64.58%) LAMP
2 31 (64.58%) Laravel
2 31 (64.58%) LEMP Stack
2 31 (64.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 29 (60.42%) Backbone.js
4 28 (58.33%) AngularJS
5 27 (56.25%) React
5 27 (56.25%) Vue.js
6 21 (43.75%) REST
7 18 (37.50%) Memcached
7 18 (37.50%) Symfony
8 17 (35.42%) XML
9 15 (31.25%) SOAP
9 15 (31.25%) XSLT
10 13 (27.08%) Apache Cordova
10 13 (27.08%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (27.08%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.25%) User Experience
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Fintech
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 31 (64.58%) Linux
2 13 (27.08%) Android
2 13 (27.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (95.83%) MVC
2 31 (64.58%) OOP
3 28 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (41.67%) Scrum
5 20 (41.67%) TDD
5 20 (41.67%) Web Development
6 18 (37.50%) Kanban
7 14 (29.17%) Affiliate Marketing
8 13 (27.08%) Android Development
8 13 (27.08%) API Integration
8 13 (27.08%) iOS Development
8 13 (27.08%) Mobile Application Development
8 13 (27.08%) Workflow
9 7 (14.58%) Coaching
9 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
10 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 5 (10.42%) OO
12 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (8.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 31 (64.58%) PHP
3 27 (56.25%) PHP 7
4 11 (22.92%) Java
5 10 (20.83%) SQL
6 6 (12.50%) C#
7 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
1 2 (4.17%) MCSD
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 31 (64.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (64.58%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Zend
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
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