The table below looks at the prevalence of the term MPEG in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPEG over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
Rank 134 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPEG 10 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.40% - 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £39,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +20.00%
MPEG
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
720 630 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.79% 27.56% 24.89%
Number of salaries quoted 430 508 472
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

MPEG
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MPEG Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MPEG
Salary Trend in Reading

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

MPEG Salary Trend in Reading

MPEG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 12 (100.00%) C
1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 12 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (91.67%) ADSL
2 11 (91.67%) DRM
2 11 (91.67%) DVB
2 11 (91.67%) Broadcom
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) XSD
4 1 (8.33%) XSLT
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Code Coverage
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) WinForms

MPEG
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) ADSL
1 11 (91.67%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) MSBuild
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Development Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) XSD
1 1 (8.33%) XSLT
1 1 (8.33%) WinForms
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Remoting
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) WCF
1 1 (8.33%) WPF
1 1 (8.33%) WF
1 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
1 1 (8.33%) RESTful
1 1 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) DRM
2 1 (8.33%) Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) Scrum
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) C
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) XPath
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Broadcom