The table below looks at the statistics for XMPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 86 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.47% - 0.099%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.51% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
XMPP
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
331 545 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.88% 44.75% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 287 515 382
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

XMPP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

XMPP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

XMPP Salary Trend in South Wales

XMPP
Top 8 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Avaya
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Tandberg
1 10 (100.00%) Lync
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 10 (100.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Consultant
2 9 (90.00%) Data Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Avaya
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) Tandberg