The table below looks at the statistics for XMPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank - - 86
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.094%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.36% +4.37%
XMPP
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
439 629 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.16% 46.94% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 403 596 455
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

XMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

XMPP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

XMPP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

XMPP Salary Trend in Wales

XMPP
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Avaya
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Tandberg
1 9 (100.00%) Lync
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 9 (100.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Consultant
2 8 (88.89%) Data Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Avaya
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) Tandberg