The table below looks at the statistics for XMPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank - - 63
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - - 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £41,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year
-13.41% -18.40%
XMPP
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
215 219 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.57% 42.61% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 160 165 133
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%