The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 135 164 139
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -25
Permanent jobs citing XPath 18 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 0.091% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.11% 0.16% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 4
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
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
1618 1822 1576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.08% 55.21% 53.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 1178 1086
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
Edinburgh +18 18 £50,000 +42.85% 1
XPath
UK

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) XML
2 18 (64.29%) HTML
3 17 (60.71%) CSS
3 17 (60.71%) Finance
4 16 (57.14%) XSLT
4 16 (57.14%) C#
4 16 (57.14%) .NET
5 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
6 14 (50.00%) Degree
7 13 (46.43%) .NET Framework
7 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
7 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
8 12 (42.86%) SQL
8 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
9 11 (39.29%) XQuery
9 11 (39.29%) jQuery
9 11 (39.29%) HTML5
10 10 (35.71%) Use Case
10 10 (35.71%) XForms
10 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
10 10 (35.71%) Data Modelling
10 10 (35.71%) SOA
10 10 (35.71%) XML Schema
10 10 (35.71%) Middleware
11 9 (32.14%) Internet
11 9 (32.14%) Oracle
11 9 (32.14%) Web Services
11 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (32.14%) Automated Testing
11 9 (32.14%) WCF

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 2 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) JUnit
General
1 17 (60.71%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Marketing
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Electronics
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 10 (35.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Applications Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.14%) DBA
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Business Architect
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) XML
2 18 (64.29%) HTML
3 17 (60.71%) CSS
4 16 (57.14%) .NET
4 16 (57.14%) XSLT
5 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET
5 13 (46.43%) .NET Framework
6 11 (39.29%) jQuery
6 11 (39.29%) HTML5
7 10 (35.71%) XML Schema
7 10 (35.71%) XForms
7 10 (35.71%) Middleware
8 9 (32.14%) Web Services
8 9 (32.14%) WCF
9 4 (14.29%) Regular Expression
10 3 (10.71%) LINQ
11 2 (7.14%) CSS3
11 2 (7.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Integration
1 4 (14.29%) SWIFT
2 2 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (7.14%) DTV
2 2 (7.14%) Replication
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
1 10 (35.71%) Data Modelling
1 10 (35.71%) SOA
1 10 (35.71%) Use Case
2 9 (32.14%) Automated Testing
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) OOD
3 8 (28.57%) OO
4 7 (25.00%) DSDM
4 7 (25.00%) Project Management
4 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.86%) Content Management
6 4 (14.29%) Data Management
6 4 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.71%) Process Architecture
7 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) C#
2 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 12 (42.86%) SQL
4 11 (39.29%) XQuery
5 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) ISO 9001
2 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (7.14%) SAP
4 2 (7.14%) Telerik
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