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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
Rank 110 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing MPEG 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.062% 0.49% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,250 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+11.80% -2.42%
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
765 738 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.37% 51.36% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 550 632 594
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Multimedia
2 3 (75.00%) RTP
2 3 (75.00%) Streaming Video
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (50.00%) STB
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) RTSP
3 2 (50.00%) IPTV
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) JTAG
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) GStreamer
4 1 (25.00%) FFmpeg
4 1 (25.00%) IGMP
4 1 (25.00%) DVB
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Device Driver

MPEG
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) RTP
2 2 (50.00%) RTSP
3 1 (25.00%) IGMP
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) DVB
General
1 3 (75.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) GStreamer
1 1 (25.00%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Streaming Video
2 2 (50.00%) STB
2 2 (50.00%) IPTV
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) JTAG
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