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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XPath (XML Path Language)
UK / Scotland
Rank 129 139 146
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs citing XPath 4 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.54% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 1.09% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 12
Median salary £49,000 - £51,250
90% offered a salary of more than £43,800 - £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.26% +8.23%

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
1318 1464 1652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 58.81% 49.64% 52.46%
Number of salaries quoted 811 936 1112
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +3 4 £49,000 -
XPath
UK

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) XSLT
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (66.67%) XML Schema
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) JUnit
3 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) Maven
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS

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 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) iPaaS
2 3 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (66.67%) JUnit
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
1 4 (66.67%) NSubstitute
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Moq
2 2 (33.33%) NUnit
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XSLT
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) XML Schema
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) XForms
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) DSDM
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) MuleSoft
2 1 (16.67%) IBM