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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 615 589 622
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +33
Permanent jobs citing DVB 12 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.047% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.29% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 17
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
7749 7219 8479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.51% 16.14% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6401 6042 7169
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 1 September 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
Isleworth - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £45,000 -
DVB
England

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) MPEG
3 16 (59.26%) C++
4 15 (55.56%) C
4 15 (55.56%) Embedded Systems
5 13 (48.15%) ADSL
5 13 (48.15%) DRM
6 11 (40.74%) Broadcom
7 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 9 (33.33%) Degree
8 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
9 6 (22.22%) STB
9 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
10 5 (18.52%) IPTV
11 4 (14.81%) Windows
11 4 (14.81%) Python
11 4 (14.81%) Perl
11 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
11 4 (14.81%) Ruby
11 4 (14.81%) Physics
11 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
12 3 (11.11%) Electronics
12 3 (11.11%) DTV
13 2 (7.41%) RTP
13 2 (7.41%) Multimedia
13 2 (7.41%) Streaming Video
13 2 (7.41%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (7.41%) Huawei
13 2 (7.41%) Streaming Media
13 2 (7.41%) QA

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) ADSL
2 2 (7.41%) Broadband
2 2 (7.41%) SNMP
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) RTP
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.70%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Electronics
3 2 (7.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Development Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) QA Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Research Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Graduate
5 1 (3.70%) Broadcast Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Principal Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) Ajax
2 1 (3.70%) D-Bus
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) MPEG
2 15 (55.56%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
4 6 (22.22%) STB
5 5 (18.52%) IPTV
6 4 (14.81%) Physics
7 3 (11.11%) DTV
8 2 (7.41%) Streaming Video
8 2 (7.41%) Streaming Media
9 1 (3.70%) Interactive TV
9 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
9 1 (3.70%) Device Driver
9 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
9 1 (3.70%) Open Source
9 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX
3 2 (7.41%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) DRM
2 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
3 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.41%) UML
5 1 (3.70%) OO
5 1 (3.70%) OOD
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) Service Management
5 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Workflow
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Content Management
5 1 (3.70%) Memory Management
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) Change Control
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) C++
2 15 (55.56%) C
3 4 (14.81%) Ruby
3 4 (14.81%) Python
3 4 (14.81%) Perl
4 2 (7.41%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) PhD
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Broadcom
2 2 (7.41%) Huawei
3 1 (3.70%) Brocade
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) VMware