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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 610 618 606
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing DVB 7 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.020% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.092% 0.12% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 15
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £43,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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
7598 7560 9369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.82% 16.39% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6358 6321 7872
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DVB across the London region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

DVB Salary Histogram 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 24 November 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 +26 1 £50,000 +11.11%
DVB
England

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 14 (70.00%) C++
2 14 (70.00%) Embedded Systems
3 13 (65.00%) MPEG
3 13 (65.00%) C
4 12 (60.00%) ADSL
4 12 (60.00%) DRM
5 11 (55.00%) Broadcom
6 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (30.00%) Degree
8 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (20.00%) IPTV
9 4 (20.00%) DTV
10 3 (15.00%) Electronics
10 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (15.00%) STB
11 2 (10.00%) Streaming Video
11 2 (10.00%) Interactive TV
11 2 (10.00%) JIRA
11 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
11 2 (10.00%) Physics
11 2 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
11 2 (10.00%) Open Source
11 2 (10.00%) PhD
11 2 (10.00%) SNMP
11 2 (10.00%) Streaming Media
12 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
12 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
12 1 (5.00%) Multithreading

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) ADSL
2 2 (10.00%) SNMP
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (5.00%) RTP
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Development Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Broadcast Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) D-Bus
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Embedded Systems
2 13 (65.00%) MPEG
3 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (20.00%) IPTV
4 4 (20.00%) DTV
5 3 (15.00%) STB
6 2 (10.00%) Streaming Video
6 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (10.00%) Physics
6 2 (10.00%) Interactive TV
6 2 (10.00%) Open Source
6 2 (10.00%) Streaming Media
7 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (5.00%) PKI
7 1 (5.00%) VHDL
7 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
7 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) DRM
2 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Business Development
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.00%) SIEM
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C++
2 13 (65.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) PhD
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Broadcom
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Brocade