The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 98 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XPath 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.95% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.75% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +0.58%
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
744 660 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 54.27% 60.89% 68.46%
Number of salaries quoted 422 433 500
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XPath across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing XPath also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XPath.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) OO
1 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (92.31%) NoSQL
2 12 (92.31%) Risk Analytics
2 12 (92.31%) Analytics
2 12 (92.31%) BigTable
2 12 (92.31%) Derivative
2 12 (92.31%) Ruby
2 12 (92.31%) Refactoring
2 12 (92.31%) FIX Protocol
2 12 (92.31%) Market Risk
2 12 (92.31%) Unit Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (92.31%) Electronic Trading
2 12 (92.31%) System Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Complex Event Processing
2 12 (92.31%) BDD
2 12 (92.31%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (92.31%) Back Office
2 12 (92.31%) Risk Management
2 12 (92.31%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (92.31%) Fixed Income
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 12 (92.31%) Python
2 12 (92.31%) MQSeries
2 12 (92.31%) XML Schema
2 12 (92.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing XPath also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XPath. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (92.31%) MQSeries
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (92.31%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (92.31%) BigTable
2 12 (92.31%) NoSQL
2 12 (92.31%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
General
1 12 (92.31%) Back Office
2 8 (61.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Python Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Applications Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C++ Applications Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) XML
2 12 (92.31%) FIX Protocol
2 12 (92.31%) Middleware
2 12 (92.31%) XML Schema
3 4 (30.77%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Camel
4 1 (7.69%) Apache MINA
4 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE
4 1 (7.69%) Java EE
4 1 (7.69%) Java SE
4 1 (7.69%) JMS
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Derivative
1 12 (92.31%) Fixed Income
1 12 (92.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 12 (92.31%) Market Risk
2 8 (61.54%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 8 (61.54%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) OO
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) Analytics
2 12 (92.31%) BDD
2 12 (92.31%) Complex Event Processing
2 12 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (92.31%) Electronic Trading
2 12 (92.31%) Refactoring
2 12 (92.31%) Risk Analytics
2 12 (92.31%) Risk Management
2 12 (92.31%) System Testing
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 12 (92.31%) Unit Testing
3 8 (61.54%) Market Making
4 4 (30.77%) Coaching
4 4 (30.77%) Low Latency
4 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 4 (30.77%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) C++
2 12 (92.31%) Python
2 12 (92.31%) Ruby
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) Perl
4 4 (30.77%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree