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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
Rank 113 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing MPEG 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.33% 0.063% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
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
753 557 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.31% 35.03% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 561 471 610
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 September 2014.

MPEG Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MPEG
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 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 23 (100.00%) C
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (95.65%) Streaming Video
3 20 (86.96%) Scrum
4 17 (73.91%) Embedded C
4 17 (73.91%) IPTV
5 15 (65.22%) HTTP
5 15 (65.22%) IGMP
5 15 (65.22%) Multithreading
6 14 (60.87%) JTAG
6 14 (60.87%) RTSP
7 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
8 12 (52.17%) STB
9 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (39.13%) Embedded Linux
11 8 (34.78%) Digital Media
11 8 (34.78%) Multimedia
11 8 (34.78%) Device Driver
11 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
11 8 (34.78%) RTP
11 8 (34.78%) Python
12 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
12 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
12 6 (26.09%) Flash
13 5 (21.74%) Firmware
14 4 (17.39%) DTV
15 3 (13.04%) DVB
15 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
16 1 (4.35%) C++

MPEG
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 15 (65.22%) HTTP
1 15 (65.22%) IGMP
2 14 (60.87%) RTSP
3 8 (34.78%) RTP
4 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
4 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.04%) DVB
General
1 8 (34.78%) Multimedia
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Software Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded C Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 22 (95.65%) Streaming Video
2 17 (73.91%) IPTV
3 12 (52.17%) STB
4 8 (34.78%) Digital Media
4 8 (34.78%) Device Driver
5 5 (21.74%) Firmware
6 4 (17.39%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Scrum
2 15 (65.22%) Multithreading
3 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
4 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C
2 17 (73.91%) Embedded C
3 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (60.87%) JTAG