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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 148 - 179
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XPath 7 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% - 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Median salary £32,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
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
1533 1605 2048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.06% 51.02% 55.04%
Number of salaries quoted 854 1018 1369
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XPath across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

XPath Salary Histogram 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 29 July 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 - 5 £43,500 - 1
Aberdeen - 2 £27,500 -
XPath
UK

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) OO
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (41.67%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
5 5 (41.67%) LAN
5 5 (41.67%) WAN
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) XML Schema
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (33.33%) Derivative
6 4 (33.33%) Ruby
6 4 (33.33%) Market Risk
6 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
6 4 (33.33%) System Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Back Office
6 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (33.33%) Fixed Income
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) TDD
6 4 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (33.33%) Middleware
6 4 (33.33%) Python
6 4 (33.33%) MQSeries

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 4 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (33.33%) BigTable
3 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) NSubstitute
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Back Office
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C++ Applications Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Python Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) XML Schema
3 4 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (33.33%) Middleware
4 3 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (16.67%) Apache Camel
5 2 (16.67%) Apache MINA
5 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (16.67%) J2EE
5 2 (16.67%) Java EE
5 2 (16.67%) Java SE
5 2 (16.67%) JMS
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (8.33%) REST
6 1 (8.33%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Derivative
1 4 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 4 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (33.33%) Market Risk
1 4 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 3 (25.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) Complex Event Processing
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
2 4 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 4 (33.33%) Risk Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 4 (33.33%) System Testing
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Market Making
4 2 (16.67%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (33.33%) Python
4 4 (33.33%) Ruby
5 3 (25.00%) Perl
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) MuleSoft
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