The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 142 - 139
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XPath 6 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.24% - 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% - 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1157 1183 1459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.65% 55.83% 54.77%
Number of salaries quoted 981 954 1194
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XPath
East of England

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 28 July 2014. 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 - 6 - -
XPath
East of England

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) JDBC
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Subversion
2 7 (87.50%) J2EE
3 6 (75.00%) DB2
3 6 (75.00%) Ant
3 6 (75.00%) JUnit
3 6 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (75.00%) EJB
3 6 (75.00%) JSP
3 6 (75.00%) Servlets
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) Perl
3 6 (75.00%) Struts
3 6 (75.00%) UNIX
3 6 (75.00%) HPUX
3 6 (75.00%) Solaris
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) UML
3 6 (75.00%) OO
3 6 (75.00%) RAD
3 6 (75.00%) XHTML
3 6 (75.00%) MQSeries
3 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (75.00%) JMS

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (75.00%) MQSeries
1 6 (75.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) DB2
1 6 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Subversion
2 6 (75.00%) Ant
2 6 (75.00%) JUnit
2 6 (75.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (75.00%) Log4j
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) JDBC
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
2 7 (87.50%) J2EE
3 6 (75.00%) EJB
3 6 (75.00%) JSP
3 6 (75.00%) Servlets
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) Struts
3 6 (75.00%) XHTML
3 6 (75.00%) JMS
3 6 (75.00%) XMLBeans
3 6 (75.00%) Ajax
3 6 (75.00%) JSTL
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) JAXB
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Web 2.0
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
1 6 (75.00%) HPUX
1 6 (75.00%) Solaris
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) UML
1 6 (75.00%) OO
1 6 (75.00%) RAD
1 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (75.00%) Content Management
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) IBM
1 6 (75.00%) Blue Martini
1 6 (75.00%) ATG
1 6 (75.00%) Interwoven
1 6 (75.00%) Elastic Path