The first table below looks at the demand for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 168 142 155
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +13
Permanent jobs citing XPath 5 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.30% 0.062%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.54% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2066 1855 1656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 55.31% 56.37% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1391 1234 1181
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XPath
UK

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XPath across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

XPath
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

XPath Salary Trend in Scotland

XPath
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XPath across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

XPath Salary Histogram in Scotland

XPath
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -10 4 £36,750 - 1
Edinburgh -12 1 £45,000 +12.50%
XPath
UK

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (84.62%) XML
2 9 (69.23%) Java
3 8 (61.54%) Spring
4 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
4 7 (53.85%) RESTful
4 7 (53.85%) SOAP
4 7 (53.85%) Web Services
4 7 (53.85%) Python
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (38.46%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (38.46%) OOP
6 5 (38.46%) OO
6 5 (38.46%) Apache
7 4 (30.77%) C#
7 4 (30.77%) DOM
8 3 (23.08%) XSLT
8 3 (23.08%) Perl
8 3 (23.08%) J2EE
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle
8 3 (23.08%) Linux
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
9 2 (15.38%) Ruby
9 2 (15.38%) Ajax
9 2 (15.38%) HL7
9 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (15.38%) Regular Expression
9 2 (15.38%) JAXB
9 2 (15.38%) SAX
9 2 (15.38%) Windows

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (38.46%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) XML
2 8 (61.54%) Spring
3 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
3 7 (53.85%) RESTful
3 7 (53.85%) SOAP
3 7 (53.85%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) DOM
5 3 (23.08%) XSLT
5 3 (23.08%) J2EE
6 2 (15.38%) Ajax
6 2 (15.38%) Regular Expression
6 2 (15.38%) JAXB
6 2 (15.38%) SAX
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) JDBC
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) XSL
7 1 (7.69%) JMS
7 1 (7.69%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) OOP
2 5 (38.46%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Python
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) Perl
6 2 (15.38%) Ruby
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
7 1 (7.69%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.69%) NetIQ
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