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

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia
Rank 106 107 118
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Multimedia 8 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.47% 0.27% 0.38%
As % of the General category 1.23% 0.88% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 7
Average salary £40,000 £54,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.26% +8.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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
652 452 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.06% 30.19% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 463 362 504
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,470 £30,000 £30,000
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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Multimedia across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Multimedia Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 20 (68.97%) C
2 18 (62.07%) C++
3 17 (58.62%) Degree
4 16 (55.17%) Java
5 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
6 13 (44.83%) HTML
6 13 (44.83%) XML
6 13 (44.83%) Python
6 13 (44.83%) Wireless
6 13 (44.83%) Software Engineering
7 9 (31.03%) Ajax
7 9 (31.03%) XSL
8 8 (27.59%) C#
8 8 (27.59%) PHP
9 7 (24.14%) Algorithms
9 7 (24.14%) RTP
9 7 (24.14%) Linux
9 7 (24.14%) MPEG
10 6 (20.69%) Embedded C
10 6 (20.69%) Windows
10 6 (20.69%) Streaming Video
10 6 (20.69%) Scrum
10 6 (20.69%) IPTV
10 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (20.69%) STB
10 6 (20.69%) Digital Media
10 6 (20.69%) QA
11 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
11 5 (17.24%) UNIX
11 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (10.34%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) Wireless
2 7 (24.14%) RTP
3 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
4 4 (13.79%) IPv6
4 4 (13.79%) VLAN
4 4 (13.79%) iSCSI
4 4 (13.79%) NAS
5 2 (6.90%) LTE
6 1 (3.45%) RTSP
6 1 (3.45%) UPnP
6 1 (3.45%) DLNA
6 1 (3.45%) Multicast
6 1 (3.45%) 3G
6 1 (3.45%) DVB
6 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.45%) 3GPP
6 1 (3.45%) WCDMA
General
1 1 (3.45%) Electronics
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Software Engineer
2 12 (41.38%) Test Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Software Test Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Test Development Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Software Development Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Development Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Artist
7 2 (6.90%) IT Trainer
7 2 (6.90%) Trainer
8 1 (3.45%) Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Customer Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Programmer
8 1 (3.45%) Tools Programmer
8 1 (3.45%) Systems Integration Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Wireless Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) HTML
1 13 (44.83%) XML
2 9 (31.03%) XSL
2 9 (31.03%) Ajax
3 1 (3.45%) GStreamer
3 1 (3.45%) FFmpeg
3 1 (3.45%) Direct3D
3 1 (3.45%) OpenCL
3 1 (3.45%) OpenGL ES
3 1 (3.45%) Direct3D Mobile
3 1 (3.45%) OpenGL
3 1 (3.45%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) MPEG
1 7 (24.14%) Algorithms
2 6 (20.69%) Digital Media
2 6 (20.69%) Streaming Video
2 6 (20.69%) STB
2 6 (20.69%) IPTV
3 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
4 4 (13.79%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (10.34%) E-Learning
6 1 (3.45%) DTV
6 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
6 1 (3.45%) GPGPU
6 1 (3.45%) Open Source
6 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
6 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
3 5 (17.24%) UNIX
4 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Software Engineering
2 6 (20.69%) Scrum
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) OO
4 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.34%) OOP
5 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.90%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (3.45%) Digital Signal Processing
7 1 (3.45%) Signal Processing
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) C
2 18 (62.07%) C++
3 16 (55.17%) Java
4 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
5 13 (44.83%) Python
6 8 (27.59%) C#
6 8 (27.59%) PHP
7 6 (20.69%) Embedded C
8 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) HNC
2 1 (3.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) SAP
1 3 (10.34%) Adobe
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft