The table below looks at the statistics for DVB skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DVB over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 840 818 800
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -18
Permanent jobs citing DVB 29 36 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.035% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.20% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 55
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.09% -3.52%
DVB
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19575 18136 20292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.89% 17.83% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15648 14758 16868
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DVB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DVB across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DVB Jobs Demand Trend in England

DVB
Salary Trend in England

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

DVB Salary Trend in England

DVB
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DVB across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

DVB Salary Histogram in England

DVB
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DVB within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -12 13 £35,000 -18.60% 8
London -13 13 £47,500 -9.52%
Yorkshire -42 2 £38,500 -6.66%
East of England +1 1 £65,000 - 1
DVB
UK

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing DVB 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 DVB.

1 47 (70.15%) Linux
2 46 (68.66%) MPEG
3 38 (56.72%) C
4 34 (50.75%) C++
5 26 (38.81%) Embedded Systems
6 25 (37.31%) Degree
7 23 (34.33%) Telecoms
7 23 (34.33%) ADSL
7 23 (34.33%) DRM
8 21 (31.34%) Broadcom
9 18 (26.87%) STB
9 18 (26.87%) Software Engineering
10 17 (25.37%) DTV
11 12 (17.91%) Middleware
12 11 (16.42%) IPTV
13 9 (13.43%) Embedded Linux
13 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
14 8 (11.94%) Multithreading
14 8 (11.94%) Electronics
15 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (10.45%) UML
15 7 (10.45%) Windows
16 6 (8.96%) DAB
16 6 (8.96%) TCP/IP
16 6 (8.96%) Cisco
16 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
16 6 (8.96%) Open Source
16 6 (8.96%) Physics
17 5 (7.46%) GStreamer
17 5 (7.46%) Software Testing

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing DVB 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 DVB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.49%) MS Project
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (34.33%) ADSL
2 6 (8.96%) DAB
2 6 (8.96%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.46%) Ethernet
4 4 (5.97%) Internet
5 3 (4.48%) IGMP
5 3 (4.48%) HTTP
6 2 (2.99%) Broadband
6 2 (2.99%) SNMP
6 2 (2.99%) RTP
6 2 (2.99%) RTSP
6 2 (2.99%) Firewall
6 2 (2.99%) Multicast
7 1 (1.49%) Wireless
7 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.49%) VLAN
7 1 (1.49%) BGP
7 1 (1.49%) RIP
7 1 (1.49%) SDH
7 1 (1.49%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.99%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 23 (34.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.94%) Electronics
3 4 (5.97%) Finance
4 3 (4.48%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Development Engineer
2 14 (20.90%) Software Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (5.97%) Support Manager
4 4 (5.97%) Systems Manager
5 3 (4.48%) Test Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (2.99%) Development Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Architect
6 2 (2.99%) Software Manager
6 2 (2.99%) QA Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (2.99%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Engineering Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Support Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Senior Architect
6 2 (2.99%) Broadcast Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.91%) Middleware
2 5 (7.46%) GStreamer
3 4 (5.97%) POSIX
4 2 (2.99%) HTML
5 1 (1.49%) HTML5
5 1 (1.49%) D-Bus
5 1 (1.49%) Ajax
5 1 (1.49%) CSS
5 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (68.66%) MPEG
2 26 (38.81%) Embedded Systems
3 18 (26.87%) STB
4 17 (25.37%) DTV
5 11 (16.42%) IPTV
6 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
7 6 (8.96%) Open Source
7 6 (8.96%) Physics
8 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
8 4 (5.97%) Streaming Video
9 2 (2.99%) Streaming Media
9 2 (2.99%) Interactive TV
9 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.49%) MHEG
10 1 (1.49%) iPad
10 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
10 1 (1.49%) Device Driver
10 1 (1.49%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (1.49%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 47 (70.15%) Linux
2 9 (13.43%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (10.45%) Windows
4 4 (5.97%) UNIX
5 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Vista
5 2 (2.99%) Android
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) DRM
2 18 (26.87%) Software Engineering
3 8 (11.94%) Multithreading
4 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.45%) UML
5 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.46%) Software Testing
6 5 (7.46%) OO
6 5 (7.46%) OOD
7 4 (5.97%) DNA
7 4 (5.97%) OOP
7 4 (5.97%) Project Planning
7 4 (5.97%) Test Automation
7 4 (5.97%) Software Architecture
8 3 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.48%) Scrum
8 3 (4.48%) Information Security
8 3 (4.48%) Business Development
9 2 (2.99%) ITIL
9 2 (2.99%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (56.72%) C
2 34 (50.75%) C++
3 5 (7.46%) Python
4 4 (5.97%) Perl
4 4 (5.97%) Ruby
5 3 (4.48%) Embedded C
6 2 (2.99%) SQL
6 2 (2.99%) Java
6 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (37.31%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (2.99%) HND
3 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) MBA
4 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.49%) CCNP
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.49%) PhD
4 1 (1.49%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.49%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) JTAG
3 1 (1.49%) TickIT
3 1 (1.49%) WAI
3 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) Broadcom
2 6 (8.96%) Cisco
3 3 (4.48%) Huawei
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle
5 1 (1.49%) VMware
5 1 (1.49%) Brocade
5 1 (1.49%) Remedy
South East
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago