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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
Rank 109 104 126
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Permanent jobs citing MPEG 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.059% 0.41% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.88% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £28,000 £47,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.05% +72.72%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
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
837 682 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.38% 46.43% 47.76%
Number of salaries quoted 604 531 794
Average salary £42,500 £39,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% +4.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,500
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 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) RTP
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Multimedia
2 7 (87.50%) STB
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) Digital Media
3 6 (75.00%) Streaming Video
3 6 (75.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (75.00%) IPTV
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) Python
3 6 (75.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) DVB
5 1 (12.50%) IGMP
5 1 (12.50%) RTSP
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) DTV
5 1 (12.50%) HTTP
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) GStreamer
5 1 (12.50%) FFmpeg
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring

MPEG
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 7 (87.50%) RTP
2 2 (25.00%) DVB
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) IGMP
3 1 (12.50%) RTSP
General
1 7 (87.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) GStreamer
1 1 (12.50%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) STB
2 6 (75.00%) IPTV
2 6 (75.00%) Streaming Video
2 6 (75.00%) Digital Media
2 6 (75.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (12.50%) DTV
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Scrum
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (25.00%) C++
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