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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia
Rank 96 95 106
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Multimedia 20 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.09% 0.89% 0.98%
As % of the General category 2.85% 2.77% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 19
Average salary £41,500 £32,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.69% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £15,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £48,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+12.78% -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
701 505 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.26% 32.06% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 515 421 414
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 £31,500 £30,691
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £57,500 £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 29 August 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 25 (67.57%) Software Engineering
2 23 (62.16%) C
3 17 (45.95%) C++
4 16 (43.24%) Degree
5 14 (37.84%) Linux
5 14 (37.84%) Python
6 12 (32.43%) Wireless
6 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
7 11 (29.73%) Java
8 10 (27.03%) Windows
9 9 (24.32%) UNIX
9 9 (24.32%) XML
9 9 (24.32%) HTML
9 9 (24.32%) Embedded C
9 9 (24.32%) Electronics
9 9 (24.32%) STB
9 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
10 8 (21.62%) Digital Media
10 8 (21.62%) IPTV
10 8 (21.62%) 3D Graphics
10 8 (21.62%) Streaming Video
10 8 (21.62%) Scrum
10 8 (21.62%) RTP
10 8 (21.62%) MPEG
11 7 (18.92%) C#
12 6 (16.22%) QA
13 5 (13.51%) Android
13 5 (13.51%) GPGPU
13 5 (13.51%) Direct3D
13 5 (13.51%) Embedded Systems

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (5.41%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) Wireless
2 8 (21.62%) RTP
3 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) IPv6
4 4 (10.81%) Broadband
4 4 (10.81%) VLAN
4 4 (10.81%) iSCSI
4 4 (10.81%) NAS
5 1 (2.70%) DLNA
5 1 (2.70%) Multicast
5 1 (2.70%) LTE
5 1 (2.70%) WCDMA
5 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.70%) UPnP
General
1 9 (24.32%) Electronics
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Software Engineer
2 14 (37.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Test Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Customer Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Software Development Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Development Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Test Development Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Trainer
5 4 (10.81%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) IT Trainer
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Artist
8 1 (2.70%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Systems Integration Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Software Support Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Training Manager
8 1 (2.70%) SAP Manager
8 1 (2.70%) SAP Trainer
8 1 (2.70%) Customer Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) HTML
1 9 (24.32%) XML
2 5 (13.51%) XSL
2 5 (13.51%) OpenGL
2 5 (13.51%) DirectX
2 5 (13.51%) Ajax
2 5 (13.51%) Direct3D
2 5 (13.51%) OpenCL
2 5 (13.51%) OpenGL ES
2 5 (13.51%) Direct3D Mobile
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) STB
1 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
2 8 (21.62%) IPTV
2 8 (21.62%) MPEG
2 8 (21.62%) 3D Graphics
2 8 (21.62%) Streaming Video
2 8 (21.62%) Digital Media
3 5 (13.51%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (13.51%) Device Driver
3 5 (13.51%) E-Learning
3 5 (13.51%) GPGPU
4 1 (2.70%) Firmware
4 1 (2.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Linux
2 10 (27.03%) Windows
3 9 (24.32%) UNIX
4 5 (13.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Software Engineering
2 8 (21.62%) Scrum
3 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
4 3 (8.11%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (8.11%) OO
5 2 (5.41%) OOP
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
6 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Image Processing
6 1 (2.70%) Signal Processing
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) C
2 17 (45.95%) C++
3 14 (37.84%) Python
4 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
5 11 (29.73%) Java
6 9 (24.32%) Embedded C
7 7 (18.92%) C#
8 4 (10.81%) PHP
8 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
9 2 (5.41%) Assembly Language
10 1 (2.70%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) 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 2 (5.41%) Adobe
4 1 (2.70%) Apple
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