The table below looks at the prevalence of the term MPEG in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPEG over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
Rank 110 114 124
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs citing MPEG 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.29% 0.065% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
MPEG
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
830 666 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.62% 43.19% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 599 559 788
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

MPEG
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPEG across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

MPEG Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MPEG
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

MPEG Salary Trend in Cambridge

MPEG
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPEG across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

MPEG Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MPEG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing MPEG 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 MPEG.

1 20 (100.00%) C
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (95.00%) Streaming Video
3 17 (85.00%) Scrum
3 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (80.00%) IPTV
5 15 (75.00%) Embedded C
6 13 (65.00%) HTTP
6 13 (65.00%) IGMP
6 13 (65.00%) Multithreading
7 12 (60.00%) RTSP
7 12 (60.00%) JTAG
8 11 (55.00%) STB
8 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
9 7 (35.00%) Python
9 7 (35.00%) RTP
9 7 (35.00%) Device Driver
9 7 (35.00%) Multimedia
9 7 (35.00%) Embedded Linux
9 7 (35.00%) Digital Media
10 6 (30.00%) Ethernet
10 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
11 5 (25.00%) Flash
11 5 (25.00%) Firmware
12 4 (20.00%) DTV
12 4 (20.00%) Coaching
13 3 (15.00%) DVB
13 3 (15.00%) Over-the-Top Content
14 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing

MPEG
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing MPEG 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 MPEG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) HTTP
1 13 (65.00%) IGMP
2 12 (60.00%) RTSP
3 7 (35.00%) RTP
4 6 (30.00%) Ethernet
4 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.00%) DVB
General
1 7 (35.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded C Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 19 (95.00%) Streaming Video
2 16 (80.00%) IPTV
3 11 (55.00%) STB
4 7 (35.00%) Digital Media
4 7 (35.00%) Device Driver
5 5 (25.00%) Firmware
6 4 (20.00%) DTV
7 3 (15.00%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Scrum
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Multithreading
3 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C
2 15 (75.00%) Embedded C
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) JTAG
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