The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for XPath skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XPath (XML Path Language)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank - 154 136
Permanent jobs citing XPath 0 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 0.16% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.40% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

XPath is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1055 997 1142
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 48.91% 39.24% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 920 809 922
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,025
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing XPath as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for XPath in Hertfordshire

XPath
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for XPath in Hertfordshire

XPath
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) UDDI
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (100.00%) DataPower
1 2 (100.00%) Software Deployment

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) UDDI
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Software Deployment
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM