The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for XMPP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
England / West Midlands
Rank 202 239 -
Rank change year-on-year +37 -  
Permanent jobs citing XMPP 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.086% 0.065% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Median salary £51,250 £31,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.32% -  
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £35,690 £36,500
% change year-on-year +34.49% -2.21%  

XMPP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1725 2139 1948
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 36.95% 34.80% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1534 1876 1745
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

XMPP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing XMPP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for XMPP 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for XMPP in the West Midlands

XMPP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XMPP in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for XMPP in the West Midlands

XMPP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XMPP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +17 2 £60,000 +100.00%
Worcestershire -7 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Coventry - 1 £30,000 -
XMPP
England

XMPP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing XMPP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for XMPP.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (77.78%) VoIP
3 6 (66.67%) Unified Communications
3 6 (66.67%) WebEx
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco UCCE
4 5 (55.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 5 (55.56%) IPv6
4 5 (55.56%) IVR
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (22.22%) ISDN
6 2 (22.22%) CCNP
6 2 (22.22%) Presales
7 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (11.11%) iPhone
7 1 (11.11%) iPad
7 1 (11.11%) Telepresence
7 1 (11.11%) MGCP
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) Windows
7 1 (11.11%) CCIE

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) VoIP
2 6 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 6 (66.67%) WebEx
3 5 (55.56%) IPv6
4 2 (22.22%) ISDN
5 1 (11.11%) MGCP
5 1 (11.11%) Telepresence
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Technical Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Collaboration Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) IVR
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Presales
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Alcatel-Lucent