The table below looks at the statistics for DVB skills in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 608 595 627
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +32
Permanent jobs citing DVB 13 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.047% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 16
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.09% -3.52%
DVB
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7790 7361 8396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.42% 16.38% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6452 6149 7116
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DVB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DVB Jobs Demand Trend in London

DVB
Salary Trend in London

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

DVB Salary Trend in London

DVB
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DVB within the London 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
City of London -5 2 £47,500 -13.63%
Isleworth - 1 - -
DVB
England

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 17 (65.38%) MPEG
3 15 (57.69%) C++
4 14 (53.85%) C
4 14 (53.85%) Embedded Systems
5 12 (46.15%) ADSL
5 12 (46.15%) DRM
6 10 (38.46%) Broadcom
7 9 (34.62%) Degree
8 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
9 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
10 6 (23.08%) STB
10 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
11 5 (19.23%) IPTV
12 4 (15.38%) Windows
12 4 (15.38%) Python
12 4 (15.38%) Perl
12 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
12 4 (15.38%) Ruby
12 4 (15.38%) Physics
12 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
13 3 (11.54%) Electronics
13 3 (11.54%) DTV
14 2 (7.69%) RTP
14 2 (7.69%) Multimedia
14 2 (7.69%) Streaming Video
14 2 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (7.69%) Huawei
14 2 (7.69%) Streaming Media
14 2 (7.69%) QA

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) ADSL
2 2 (7.69%) RTP
2 2 (7.69%) Broadband
2 2 (7.69%) SNMP
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) Multicast
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
3 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Electronics
3 2 (7.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Development Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) QA Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Research Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Broadcast Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Graduate
5 1 (3.85%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) D-Bus
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) MPEG
2 14 (53.85%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
4 6 (23.08%) STB
5 5 (19.23%) IPTV
6 4 (15.38%) Physics
7 3 (11.54%) DTV
8 2 (7.69%) Streaming Video
8 2 (7.69%) Streaming Media
9 1 (3.85%) Open Source
9 1 (3.85%) iPad
9 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
9 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
9 1 (3.85%) Interactive TV
9 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (7.69%) UNIX
3 2 (7.69%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) DRM
2 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
3 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (3.85%) Memory Management
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) Change Control
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Service Management
5 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.85%) OO
5 1 (3.85%) OOD
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.85%) Business Development
5 1 (3.85%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) C++
2 14 (53.85%) C
3 4 (15.38%) Python
3 4 (15.38%) Perl
3 4 (15.38%) Ruby
4 2 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) PhD
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Broadcom
2 2 (7.69%) Huawei
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Brocade
3 1 (3.85%) VMware