The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 130 128 148
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs citing XPath 2 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.099% 1.01% 0.087%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 2.04% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 1
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
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
999 1177 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.63% 49.41% 45.27%
Number of salaries quoted 877 1061 852
Median salary £48,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing XPath as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for XPath.

1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
1 8 (100.00%) SAP PI
2 6 (75.00%) JSON
2 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (75.00%) Data Mapping
2 6 (75.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) XSLT
2 6 (75.00%) XQuery
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) EDIFACT
3 5 (62.50%) SSL
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) HTTP
4 3 (37.50%) B2B
4 3 (37.50%) JDBC
4 3 (37.50%) FTP
4 3 (37.50%) cXML
4 3 (37.50%) Remedy
4 3 (37.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (37.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) SAP XI

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) HTTP
1 5 (62.50%) SSL
2 3 (37.50%) FTP
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Developer
1 2 (25.00%) SAP PI Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP XI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) SAP PI
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
2 6 (75.00%) EDIFACT
2 6 (75.00%) JSON
2 6 (75.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) XSLT
3 3 (37.50%) cXML
3 3 (37.50%) JDBC
4 1 (12.50%) SAP XI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Data Mapping
1 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) B2B
3 3 (37.50%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) XQuery
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Remedy