The table below looks at the statistics for XMPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank - - 192
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -18.00%
XMPP
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1838 1425 1915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.59% 34.13% 39.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1646 1204 1725
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

XMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

XMPP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

XMPP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

XMPP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

XMPP
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) ION Trading
3 1 (25.00%) MGCP
3 1 (25.00%) H.323
3 1 (25.00%) PSTN

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) PSTN
2 1 (25.00%) MGCP
2 1 (25.00%) H.323
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Communications Engineer
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) ION Trading