The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 110 - 108
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XPath 5 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.39% - 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% - 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £43,500 - £28,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
XPath
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
803 678 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.88% 53.47% 64.58%
Number of salaries quoted 351 377 572
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing XPath as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

XPath
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

XPath Salary Trend in Glasgow

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for XPath.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (66.67%) OO
2 10 (66.67%) Python
2 10 (66.67%) MQSeries
2 10 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (66.67%) Middleware
2 10 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) C++
2 10 (66.67%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) XML Schema
2 10 (66.67%) Back Office
2 10 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 10 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) TDD
2 10 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 10 (66.67%) FIX Protocol
2 10 (66.67%) Market Risk
2 10 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
2 10 (66.67%) System Testing
2 10 (66.67%) Complex Event Processing
2 10 (66.67%) BDD
2 10 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 10 (66.67%) Risk Analytics
2 10 (66.67%) Analytics

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 10 (66.67%) MQSeries
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (66.67%) BigTable
1 10 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 10 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (66.67%) Back Office
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Python Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (26.67%) Applications Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C++ Applications Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C++ Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (66.67%) FIX Protocol
2 10 (66.67%) Middleware
2 10 (66.67%) XML Schema
3 4 (26.67%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Derivative
1 10 (66.67%) Fixed Income
1 10 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 10 (66.67%) Market Risk
1 10 (66.67%) Virtual Team
2 6 (40.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (66.67%) Analytics
1 10 (66.67%) BDD
1 10 (66.67%) Complex Event Processing
1 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
1 10 (66.67%) OO
1 10 (66.67%) Refactoring
1 10 (66.67%) Risk Analytics
1 10 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 10 (66.67%) System Testing
1 10 (66.67%) TDD
1 10 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Market Making
3 4 (26.67%) Coaching
3 4 (26.67%) Low Latency
3 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) C++
2 10 (66.67%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) Python
2 10 (66.67%) Ruby
3 6 (40.00%) Perl
4 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft