The table below looks at the prevalence of the term MPEG in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPEG over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
Rank 827 815 851
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +36
Permanent jobs citing MPEG 47 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.034% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.10% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 23
Average salary £38,500 £44,375 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.23% +18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £35,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £61,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.71% +16.66%
MPEG
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
33444 33345 37120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.19% 33.55% 33.66%
Number of salaries quoted 26478 27134 31560
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

MPEG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MPEG Jobs Demand Trend in England

MPEG
Salary Trend in England

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

MPEG Salary Trend in England

MPEG
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPEG across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

MPEG Salary Histogram in England

MPEG
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPEG within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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 -18 16 £37,250 -25.50% 3
London -9 13 £37,500 -40.00% 1
East of England -7 9 £45,000 +12.50%
East Midlands - 9 £37,500 -
MPEG
UK

MPEG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing MPEG 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 MPEG.

1 71 (62.83%) C
2 69 (61.06%) Linux
3 51 (45.13%) C++
4 46 (40.71%) DVB
5 35 (30.97%) Software Engineering
6 34 (30.09%) Streaming Video
7 29 (25.66%) Telecoms
7 29 (25.66%) Embedded C
8 28 (24.78%) Degree
9 26 (23.01%) Embedded Systems
10 25 (22.12%) DRM
10 25 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (21.24%) HTTP
11 24 (21.24%) Firmware
11 24 (21.24%) Embedded Linux
12 23 (20.35%) ADSL
12 23 (20.35%) Scrum
13 21 (18.58%) Broadcom
14 20 (17.70%) IPTV
14 20 (17.70%) Multithreading
15 19 (16.81%) Device Driver
16 18 (15.93%) JavaScript
17 17 (15.04%) Windows
17 17 (15.04%) STB
18 16 (14.16%) IGMP
18 16 (14.16%) RTSP
19 15 (13.27%) JTAG
20 14 (12.39%) Multimedia
21 12 (10.62%) DTV
21 12 (10.62%) Python

MPEG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing MPEG 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 MPEG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.65%) Apache
2 1 (0.88%) IIS
2 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.88%) Quicktime
1 1 (0.88%) AutoCAD
1 1 (0.88%) MS Project
1 1 (0.88%) MS Office
1 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (40.71%) DVB
2 24 (21.24%) HTTP
3 23 (20.35%) ADSL
4 16 (14.16%) IGMP
4 16 (14.16%) RTSP
5 12 (10.62%) TCP/IP
6 10 (8.85%) RTP
7 9 (7.96%) Ethernet
8 8 (7.08%) Multicast
9 7 (6.19%) Wireless Security
9 7 (6.19%) Wireless
9 7 (6.19%) VoIP
9 7 (6.19%) WAN
10 6 (5.31%) DAB
11 1 (0.88%) Broadband
11 1 (0.88%) SDH
11 1 (0.88%) Intranet
11 1 (0.88%) Internet
11 1 (0.88%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.19%) MySQL
2 2 (1.77%) Informix
2 2 (1.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (8.85%) WinDbg
2 3 (2.65%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.77%) MSBuild
3 2 (1.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 29 (25.66%) Telecoms
2 14 (12.39%) Multimedia
3 11 (9.73%) Electronics
4 3 (2.65%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.65%) Finance
5 1 (0.88%) Automotive
5 1 (0.88%) Law
5 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (25.66%) Software Engineer
2 26 (23.01%) Development Engineer
3 13 (11.50%) Design Engineer
3 13 (11.50%) Developer
4 10 (8.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (8.85%) Senior Design Engineer
5 7 (6.19%) Software Developer
5 7 (6.19%) Network Engineer
5 7 (6.19%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (4.42%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 5 (4.42%) Hardware Engineer
6 5 (4.42%) Electronics Engineer
6 5 (4.42%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 4 (3.54%) Systems Manager
7 4 (3.54%) Support Manager
7 4 (3.54%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (2.65%) Software Programmer
8 3 (2.65%) Senior Developer
8 3 (2.65%) Programmer
8 3 (2.65%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.85%) HTML
1 10 (8.85%) .NET
2 8 (7.08%) OpenGL
2 8 (7.08%) HTML5
2 8 (7.08%) Direct3D
3 7 (6.19%) Flash
4 6 (5.31%) LAMP
4 6 (5.31%) jQuery
4 6 (5.31%) FFmpeg
5 4 (3.54%) Middleware
6 3 (2.65%) GStreamer
6 3 (2.65%) XML
7 2 (1.77%) WinForms
7 2 (1.77%) XSD
7 2 (1.77%) XSLT
7 2 (1.77%) Web Services
7 2 (1.77%) Android SDK
7 2 (1.77%) iOS SDK
7 2 (1.77%) REST
7 2 (1.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 34 (30.09%) Streaming Video
2 26 (23.01%) Embedded Systems
3 24 (21.24%) Firmware
4 20 (17.70%) IPTV
5 19 (16.81%) Device Driver
6 17 (15.04%) STB
7 12 (10.62%) DTV
8 10 (8.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 8 (7.08%) VHDL
9 8 (7.08%) 3D Graphics
9 8 (7.08%) Digital Media
9 8 (7.08%) Visualisation
10 7 (6.19%) Video on Demand
10 7 (6.19%) Computer Science
11 3 (2.65%) Physics
11 3 (2.65%) Open Source
11 3 (2.65%) SystemC
12 2 (1.77%) Cryptography
12 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.77%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 69 (61.06%) Linux
2 24 (21.24%) Embedded Linux
3 17 (15.04%) Windows
4 3 (2.65%) UNIX
5 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.77%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.77%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.77%) Android
6 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.97%) Software Engineering
2 25 (22.12%) DRM
2 25 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (20.35%) Scrum
4 20 (17.70%) Multithreading
5 6 (5.31%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.54%) Validation
6 4 (3.54%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.65%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (2.65%) Software Testing
7 3 (2.65%) Project Planning
7 3 (2.65%) OO
7 3 (2.65%) UML
8 2 (1.77%) Information Security
8 2 (1.77%) Workflow
8 2 (1.77%) OOP
8 2 (1.77%) Code Coverage
8 2 (1.77%) OOD
8 2 (1.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (1.77%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (62.83%) C
2 51 (45.13%) C++
3 29 (25.66%) Embedded C
4 18 (15.93%) JavaScript
5 12 (10.62%) Python
6 10 (8.85%) Assembly Language
6 10 (8.85%) C#
7 6 (5.31%) PHP
8 3 (2.65%) Java
9 2 (1.77%) SQL
9 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.77%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.77%) XPath
10 1 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (24.78%) Degree
2 12 (10.62%) Security Cleared
3 10 (8.85%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (6.19%) CCNP
4 7 (6.19%) CCNA
5 4 (3.54%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.27%) JTAG
Vendors
1 21 (18.58%) Broadcom
2 10 (8.85%) EMC
3 7 (6.19%) Tandberg
3 7 (6.19%) Cisco
4 6 (5.31%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.54%) Apple
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle
7 1 (0.88%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.88%) Huawei
7 1 (0.88%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.88%) Remedy
7 1 (0.88%) BT
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