The first table below looks at the demand for XMPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 30 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 309 301 328
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +27
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 16 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.10% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.26% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 3
Average salary £52,750 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.08% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +21.21%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4549 4540 4986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.79% 37.95% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3878 4064 4652
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
XMPP
London

XMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

XMPP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XMPP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

XMPP Salary Trend in the City of London

XMPP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XMPP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

XMPP Salary Histogram in the City of London

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing XMPP 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 XMPP.

1 19 (54.29%) VoIP
2 18 (51.43%) Cisco
3 17 (48.57%) C
3 17 (48.57%) C++
3 17 (48.57%) Java
4 15 (42.86%) Android
4 15 (42.86%) Robotium
4 15 (42.86%) Android Development
5 13 (37.14%) Telecoms
5 13 (37.14%) Handset
6 12 (34.29%) ITIL
6 12 (34.29%) Cisco CUCM
7 11 (31.43%) Mobile App
7 11 (31.43%) Mobile Application Development
7 11 (31.43%) J2SE
7 11 (31.43%) CCIE
7 11 (31.43%) CCNP
7 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
7 11 (31.43%) Open Source
7 11 (31.43%) Google
7 11 (31.43%) Subversion
7 11 (31.43%) GSM
7 11 (31.43%) JNI
8 8 (22.86%) CCVP
8 8 (22.86%) IP Telephony
8 8 (22.86%) Cisco IPT
8 8 (22.86%) MGCP
8 8 (22.86%) H.323
9 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing XMPP 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 XMPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) Lync
3 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) VoIP
2 11 (31.43%) GSM
3 8 (22.86%) IP Telephony
3 8 (22.86%) Cisco IPT
3 8 (22.86%) MGCP
3 8 (22.86%) H.323
4 5 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 4 (11.43%) RTP
6 2 (5.71%) SMTP
6 2 (5.71%) DNS
Development Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Robotium
2 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
2 11 (31.43%) Subversion
General
1 13 (37.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) Android Developer
3 11 (31.43%) Voice Engineer
4 10 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (28.57%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 7 (20.00%) Java Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Programmer
7 4 (11.43%) Senior Voice Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Server Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Java Programmer
8 3 (8.57%) Cisco Support
8 3 (8.57%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) Senior Cisco Support
9 2 (5.71%) Messaging Administrator
9 2 (5.71%) Administrator
10 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) Software Programmer
10 1 (2.86%) Python Developer
10 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
10 1 (2.86%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) J2SE
1 11 (31.43%) JNI
2 4 (11.43%) Java SE
2 4 (11.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Handset
2 11 (31.43%) Mobile App
2 11 (31.43%) Open Source
3 2 (5.71%) Statistics
3 2 (5.71%) Blog
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Android
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Android Development
2 12 (34.29%) ITIL
3 11 (31.43%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) C
1 17 (48.57%) C++
1 17 (48.57%) Java
2 6 (17.14%) Python
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) CCIE
1 11 (31.43%) CCNP
1 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (22.86%) CCVP
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) UAG
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (11.43%) Backup Exec
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (5.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Cisco
2 11 (31.43%) Google
3 4 (11.43%) VMware
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.43%) HP
3 4 (11.43%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) Symantec
5 1 (2.86%) Avaya
5 1 (2.86%) Tandberg