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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 627 614 605
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Permanent jobs citing DVB 3 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% 0.016% 0.047%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.041% 0.097% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 14
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.43% -5.00%
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
7335 7251 9161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.77% 16.27% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6221 5941 7785
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,500
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 December 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 December 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 +12 1 £50,000 +11.11%
DVB
England

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (68.75%) C++
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
1 11 (68.75%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (62.50%) C
2 10 (62.50%) MPEG
2 10 (62.50%) DRM
2 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 9 (56.25%) ADSL
3 9 (56.25%) Broadcom
4 6 (37.50%) Degree
4 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 5 (31.25%) DTV
5 5 (31.25%) IPTV
6 4 (25.00%) STB
7 3 (18.75%) Electronics
7 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
8 2 (12.50%) PhD
8 2 (12.50%) SSL
8 2 (12.50%) Streaming Video
8 2 (12.50%) VHDL
8 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
8 2 (12.50%) Interactive TV
8 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (12.50%) PKI
8 2 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
8 2 (12.50%) JIRA
8 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
8 2 (12.50%) Physics
8 2 (12.50%) Open Source

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (56.25%) ADSL
2 2 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Development Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
1 1 (6.25%) D-Bus
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (62.50%) MPEG
3 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (31.25%) IPTV
4 5 (31.25%) DTV
5 4 (25.00%) STB
6 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
6 2 (12.50%) Interactive TV
6 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (12.50%) PKI
6 2 (12.50%) Streaming Video
6 2 (12.50%) VHDL
6 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 2 (12.50%) Physics
6 2 (12.50%) Open Source
7 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
7 1 (6.25%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) DRM
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 2 (12.50%) SIEM
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.25%) Memory Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C++
2 10 (62.50%) C
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PhD
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Broadcom