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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 158 145 167
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Permanent jobs citing XPath 4 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 0.41% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% 0.79% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 7
Median salary £44,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £37,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
XPath
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1440 1512 1989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 51.21% 51.20% 51.91%
Number of salaries quoted 782 955 1361
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing XPath as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow - 3 £43,500 -
Edinburgh -3 1 £45,500 -17.27% 1
XPath
UK

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for XPath.

1 20 (100.00%) XML
2 16 (80.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) C#
3 13 (65.00%) Java
3 13 (65.00%) XML Schema
4 12 (60.00%) Back Office
4 12 (60.00%) Risk Management
4 12 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (60.00%) Fixed Income
4 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (60.00%) TDD
4 12 (60.00%) Ruby
4 12 (60.00%) Derivative
4 12 (60.00%) Refactoring
4 12 (60.00%) FIX Protocol
4 12 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (60.00%) Middleware
4 12 (60.00%) OO
4 12 (60.00%) Python
4 12 (60.00%) MQSeries
4 12 (60.00%) C++
4 12 (60.00%) Market Risk
4 12 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (60.00%) Electronic Trading
4 12 (60.00%) System Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Complex Event Processing
4 12 (60.00%) BDD
4 12 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (60.00%) NoSQL

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 12 (60.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) LAN
1 3 (15.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 12 (60.00%) BigTable
1 12 (60.00%) NoSQL
1 12 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) JUnit
1 1 (5.00%) Maven
1 1 (5.00%) NSubstitute
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (60.00%) Back Office
2 8 (40.00%) Banking
3 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Python Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) C++ Applications Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) XML
2 13 (65.00%) XML Schema
3 12 (60.00%) FIX Protocol
3 12 (60.00%) Middleware
4 4 (20.00%) ZeroMQ
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (5.00%) .NET
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.00%) CSS
6 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.00%) HTML
6 1 (5.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) SOAP
6 1 (5.00%) WCF
6 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Derivative
1 12 (60.00%) Fixed Income
1 12 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 12 (60.00%) Market Risk
2 8 (40.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (60.00%) Analytics
1 12 (60.00%) BDD
1 12 (60.00%) Complex Event Processing
1 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (60.00%) Electronic Trading
1 12 (60.00%) OO
1 12 (60.00%) Refactoring
1 12 (60.00%) Risk Analytics
1 12 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 12 (60.00%) System Testing
1 12 (60.00%) TDD
1 12 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 8 (40.00%) Market Making
3 4 (20.00%) Coaching
3 4 (20.00%) Low Latency
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) UML
3 4 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) Java
3 12 (60.00%) C++
3 12 (60.00%) Python
3 12 (60.00%) Ruby
4 8 (40.00%) Perl
5 4 (20.00%) Smalltalk
6 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft
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