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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 121 122 152
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +30
Permanent jobs citing XPath 20 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.00% 0.052% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 0.095% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 8
Average salary £45,000 - £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
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 1051 1518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.73% 54.54% 54.18%
Number of salaries quoted 752 848 1302
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 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
Watford - 15 £45,000 - 1
Stevenage - 4 £40,000 -
XPath
East of England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 25 (100.00%) SQL
2 24 (96.00%) XML
2 24 (96.00%) XSLT
3 21 (84.00%) SOAP
3 21 (84.00%) Java
4 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (80.00%) Struts
4 20 (80.00%) Web Services
4 20 (80.00%) UNIX
4 20 (80.00%) HPUX
4 20 (80.00%) Solaris
4 20 (80.00%) Linux
4 20 (80.00%) OO
4 20 (80.00%) Hibernate
4 20 (80.00%) Servlets
4 20 (80.00%) Sun Certification
4 20 (80.00%) Subversion
4 20 (80.00%) Spring
4 20 (80.00%) Maven
4 20 (80.00%) Degree
4 20 (80.00%) jQuery
5 14 (56.00%) Multithreading
5 14 (56.00%) HTML
6 12 (48.00%) Finance
6 12 (48.00%) Banking
7 11 (44.00%) HTTP
7 11 (44.00%) JDBC
8 10 (40.00%) JSP
8 10 (40.00%) EJB
8 10 (40.00%) CSS

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 10 (40.00%) MQSeries
1 10 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (40.00%) WebSphere
1 10 (40.00%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) HTTP
2 10 (40.00%) IPv4
2 10 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) MySQL
1 10 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 10 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (80.00%) Subversion
1 20 (80.00%) Maven
2 10 (40.00%) Ant
2 10 (40.00%) JUnit
2 10 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 10 (40.00%) Log4j
2 10 (40.00%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
1 12 (48.00%) Banking
2 10 (40.00%) Financial Institution
2 10 (40.00%) Retail
3 9 (36.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 20 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (36.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
6 4 (16.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (16.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) XML
1 24 (96.00%) XSLT
2 21 (84.00%) SOAP
3 20 (80.00%) Struts
3 20 (80.00%) Web Services
3 20 (80.00%) Hibernate
3 20 (80.00%) Servlets
3 20 (80.00%) Spring
3 20 (80.00%) jQuery
4 14 (56.00%) HTML
5 11 (44.00%) JDBC
6 10 (40.00%) JSP
6 10 (40.00%) EJB
6 10 (40.00%) CSS
6 10 (40.00%) XSD
6 10 (40.00%) DOM
6 10 (40.00%) J2EE
6 10 (40.00%) JMS
6 10 (40.00%) JAXB
6 10 (40.00%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Client/Server
1 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 10 (40.00%) Web 2.0
2 4 (16.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (8.00%) Online Gambling
4 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) UNIX
1 20 (80.00%) HPUX
1 20 (80.00%) Solaris
1 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) AIX
3 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) OO
2 14 (56.00%) Multithreading
3 10 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 10 (40.00%) MVC
3 10 (40.00%) Content Management
3 10 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.00%) Workflow
6 1 (4.00%) Data Mapping
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (84.00%) Java
3 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) C++
4 10 (40.00%) C
5 4 (16.00%) C#
5 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 20 (80.00%) Sun Certification
1 20 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (40.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle
1 10 (40.00%) IBM
1 10 (40.00%) Interwoven
1 10 (40.00%) Sun
1 10 (40.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) BMC
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago