The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - - 22
Permanent jobs citing XPath 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - - 3.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+9.45% -2.63%
XPath
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
28 24 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 53.85% 46.15% 49.60%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 33
Average salary £37,250 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.47% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £47,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian