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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multimedia
Rank 99 106 108
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Multimedia 11 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.80% 1.22% 0.90%
As % of the General category 3.06% 3.45% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 12
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -7.21%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
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
359 637 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.11% 35.29% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 286 488 415
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £29,660 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 11 (68.75%) C
1 11 (68.75%) C++
2 10 (62.50%) Cryptography
2 10 (62.50%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 6 (37.50%) Smartphone
4 6 (37.50%) Wireless
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Change Management
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Java
5 5 (31.25%) Python
5 5 (31.25%) Xen
5 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (31.25%) VirtualBox
5 5 (31.25%) CAPI
6 3 (18.75%) Synopsys
6 3 (18.75%) Digital Signal Processing
6 3 (18.75%) Signal Processing
6 3 (18.75%) LTE
6 3 (18.75%) 3GPP
6 3 (18.75%) 3G
6 3 (18.75%) ASIC
6 3 (18.75%) MATLAB
6 3 (18.75%) Verilog
7 2 (12.50%) 4G

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Wireless
2 3 (18.75%) LTE
2 3 (18.75%) 3GPP
2 3 (18.75%) 3G
3 2 (12.50%) 4G
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Security Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Wireless Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Hardware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Cryptography
2 8 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (37.50%) Smartphone
4 3 (18.75%) ASIC
4 3 (18.75%) Verilog
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
1 5 (31.25%) Scrum
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (31.25%) CAPI
2 3 (18.75%) Digital Signal Processing
2 3 (18.75%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C
1 11 (68.75%) C++
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) MATLAB
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Xen
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (31.25%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Synopsys