The table below looks at the statistics for XMPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank - - 33
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 3.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,500 £56,750
% change year-on-year
+20.87% -19.82%
XMPP
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
56 53 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 38.62% 36.81% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30 39 76
Average salary £38,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.82% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

XMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XMPP across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XMPP Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

XMPP
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

XMPP Salary Trend in Belfast