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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 88 92 77
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing XPath 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.63% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.97% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
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
724 730 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 65.23% 68.93% 54.14%
Number of salaries quoted 398 445 330
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 October 2014, 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 10 (90.91%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) XQuery
2 8 (72.73%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) OO
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) WCF
5 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
6 4 (36.36%) HTML5
6 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
6 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
6 4 (36.36%) OOD
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 3 (27.27%) Java
7 3 (27.27%) Python
7 3 (27.27%) Spring
7 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (18.18%) Electronics
8 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (18.18%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) WCF
4 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) HTML5
5 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
6 3 (27.27%) Spring
7 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
7 2 (18.18%) XSLT
7 2 (18.18%) SOAP
7 2 (18.18%) RESTful
8 1 (9.09%) Regular Expression
8 1 (9.09%) J2EE
8 1 (9.09%) DOM
8 1 (9.09%) JMS
8 1 (9.09%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) DTV
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) OOD
2 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) XQuery
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Ruby
6 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago