The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia
Rank 98 99 119
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Multimedia 18 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.02% 0.98% 0.60%
As % of the General category 2.67% 3.16% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 12
Average salary £40,000 £48,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.52% +31.08%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.33%
Multimedia
Cambridgeshire

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

General Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
675 474 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.40% 31.06% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 482 405 458
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,712
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Multimedia
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Multimedia Salary Trend in Cambridge

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia.

1 23 (62.16%) Software Engineering
2 22 (59.46%) C
3 19 (51.35%) C++
4 18 (48.65%) Degree
5 14 (37.84%) Wireless
5 14 (37.84%) Python
6 13 (35.14%) Java
6 13 (35.14%) Linux
7 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
8 10 (27.03%) HTML
8 10 (27.03%) Windows
8 10 (27.03%) XML
9 9 (24.32%) UNIX
9 9 (24.32%) 3D Graphics
9 9 (24.32%) Electronics
9 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
10 8 (21.62%) STB
10 8 (21.62%) C#
10 8 (21.62%) Embedded C
11 7 (18.92%) MPEG
11 7 (18.92%) RTP
11 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (18.92%) Streaming Video
11 7 (18.92%) Scrum
11 7 (18.92%) IPTV
11 7 (18.92%) Digital Media
12 6 (16.22%) Ajax
12 6 (16.22%) QA
12 6 (16.22%) XSL
13 5 (13.51%) PHP

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (8.11%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) Wireless
2 7 (18.92%) RTP
3 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) NAS
4 4 (10.81%) VLAN
4 4 (10.81%) iSCSI
4 4 (10.81%) Broadband
4 4 (10.81%) IPv6
5 1 (2.70%) WCDMA
5 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.70%) UPnP
5 1 (2.70%) Multicast
5 1 (2.70%) DLNA
5 1 (2.70%) LTE
General
1 9 (24.32%) Electronics
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Software Engineer
2 13 (35.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Test Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Test Development Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Software Development Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Software Test Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Customer Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Development Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Trainer
6 3 (8.11%) IT Trainer
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Artist
7 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) SAP Trainer
7 1 (2.70%) Customer Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Training Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) HTML
1 10 (27.03%) XML
2 6 (16.22%) Ajax
2 6 (16.22%) XSL
3 5 (13.51%) OpenGL
3 5 (13.51%) DirectX
3 5 (13.51%) Direct3D Mobile
3 5 (13.51%) OpenCL
3 5 (13.51%) OpenGL ES
3 5 (13.51%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) 3D Graphics
1 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
2 8 (21.62%) STB
3 7 (18.92%) MPEG
3 7 (18.92%) Streaming Video
3 7 (18.92%) IPTV
3 7 (18.92%) Digital Media
4 5 (13.51%) Device Driver
4 5 (13.51%) E-Learning
4 5 (13.51%) GPGPU
4 5 (13.51%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Linux
2 10 (27.03%) Windows
3 9 (24.32%) UNIX
4 5 (13.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Software Engineering
2 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) Scrum
3 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
3 4 (10.81%) OO
4 3 (8.11%) OOP
4 3 (8.11%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
6 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) C
2 19 (51.35%) C++
3 14 (37.84%) Python
4 13 (35.14%) Java
5 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
6 8 (21.62%) C#
6 8 (21.62%) Embedded C
7 5 (13.51%) PHP
8 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.70%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.70%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) HNC
2 1 (2.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) SAP
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Adobe
4 1 (2.70%) Apple
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £38k + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £38k + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: 17 days ago