The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 132 140 151
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs citing XPath 15 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.76% 0.047% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.43% 0.090% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
XPath
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1052 1112 1400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 53.05% 52.43% 54.07%
Number of salaries quoted 812 902 1210
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

XPath
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XPath across the Hertfordshire region.

XPath Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

XPath
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
Watford - 9 £45,000 -
Stevenage - 4 £40,000 -
XPath
East of England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 26 (100.00%) SQL
2 25 (96.15%) XML
2 25 (96.15%) XSLT
3 22 (84.62%) SOAP
3 22 (84.62%) Java
4 21 (80.77%) Web Services
4 21 (80.77%) UNIX
5 20 (76.92%) Servlets
5 20 (76.92%) Struts
5 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
5 20 (76.92%) Sun Certification
5 20 (76.92%) HPUX
5 20 (76.92%) Solaris
5 20 (76.92%) Linux
5 20 (76.92%) OO
5 20 (76.92%) Hibernate
5 20 (76.92%) Subversion
5 20 (76.92%) Spring
5 20 (76.92%) Maven
5 20 (76.92%) Degree
5 20 (76.92%) jQuery
6 14 (53.85%) Multithreading
6 14 (53.85%) HTML
7 12 (46.15%) JDBC
7 12 (46.15%) HTTP
7 12 (46.15%) Banking
7 12 (46.15%) Finance
8 11 (42.31%) JSON
8 11 (42.31%) Oracle
9 10 (38.46%) J2EE

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (38.46%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (38.46%) Tomcat
1 10 (38.46%) MQSeries
1 10 (38.46%) WebSphere
1 10 (38.46%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP SRM
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) HTTP
2 10 (38.46%) IPv4
2 10 (38.46%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) SSL
3 1 (3.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) MySQL
1 10 (38.46%) RDBMS
1 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (76.92%) Subversion
1 20 (76.92%) Maven
2 10 (38.46%) SoapUI
2 10 (38.46%) Ant
2 10 (38.46%) JUnit
2 10 (38.46%) Eclipse
2 10 (38.46%) Log4j
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
1 12 (46.15%) Banking
2 10 (38.46%) Retail
2 10 (38.46%) Financial Institution
3 9 (34.62%) Manufacturing
4 5 (19.23%) Games
5 1 (3.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Developer
2 20 (76.92%) Java Developer
3 10 (38.46%) Senior Java Developer
3 10 (38.46%) Senior Developer
4 9 (34.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (19.23%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (15.38%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
6 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
6 4 (15.38%) .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (7.69%) Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) XML
1 25 (96.15%) XSLT
2 22 (84.62%) SOAP
3 21 (80.77%) Web Services
4 20 (76.92%) Servlets
4 20 (76.92%) Hibernate
4 20 (76.92%) Spring
4 20 (76.92%) jQuery
4 20 (76.92%) Struts
5 14 (53.85%) HTML
6 12 (46.15%) JDBC
7 11 (42.31%) JSON
8 10 (38.46%) Spring MVC
8 10 (38.46%) Java EE
8 10 (38.46%) RESTful
8 10 (38.46%) JSF
8 10 (38.46%) XMLBeans
8 10 (38.46%) Ajax
8 10 (38.46%) JSP
8 10 (38.46%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Client/Server
1 10 (38.46%) Web 2.0
1 10 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Data Integration
3 2 (7.69%) Online Gambling
4 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) UNIX
2 20 (76.92%) HPUX
2 20 (76.92%) Solaris
2 20 (76.92%) Linux
3 10 (38.46%) AIX
4 4 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) OO
2 14 (53.85%) Multithreading
3 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 10 (38.46%) E-Commerce
3 10 (38.46%) MVC
3 10 (38.46%) Content Management
4 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 4 (15.38%) Workflow
6 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL
7 1 (3.85%) B2B
7 1 (3.85%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (84.62%) Java
3 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 10 (38.46%) C
4 10 (38.46%) C++
5 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
6 4 (15.38%) C#
7 2 (7.69%) XQuery
8 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (76.92%) Sun Certification
1 20 (76.92%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (38.46%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 10 (38.46%) IBM
2 10 (38.46%) Sun
2 10 (38.46%) Interwoven
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) SAP
4 2 (7.69%) BMC
5 1 (3.85%) Remedy
5 1 (3.85%) Computacenter
5 1 (3.85%) Blue Martini
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