The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multimedia
Rank 134 136 129
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Multimedia 8 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.33% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.69% 0.55% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £29,000 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.16% +19.23%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Multimedia
Berkshire

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

General Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1164 906 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 47.84% 38.70% 43.44%
Number of salaries quoted 602 551 649
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Multimedia
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Multimedia Salary Trend in Reading

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia.

1 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat
4 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
4 3 (23.08%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) SSL
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 2 (15.38%) CCNA
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Front Office
5 2 (15.38%) Back Office
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) VoIP
5 2 (15.38%) SMTP
5 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 2 (15.38%) SNMP
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) XML

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Google App Engine
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 3 (23.08%) SSL
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (15.38%) LTE
2 2 (15.38%) 4G
2 2 (15.38%) VoLTE
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) VoIP
2 2 (15.38%) SMTP
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) SNMP
3 1 (7.69%) WCDMA
3 1 (7.69%) Megaco
3 1 (7.69%) ISUP
3 1 (7.69%) ATM
3 1 (7.69%) CDMA
3 1 (7.69%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) MSBuild
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Front Office
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Junior
1 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Head of Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) CS Core Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) XSD
2 1 (7.69%) XSLT
2 1 (7.69%) WinForms
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Remoting
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) WCF
2 1 (7.69%) WPF
2 1 (7.69%) WF
2 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
2 1 (7.69%) Qt
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.69%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (7.69%) MPEG
2 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
2 1 (7.69%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
4 1 (7.69%) Windows NT
4 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Scrum
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
1 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
2 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
2 2 (15.38%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) OOD
3 1 (7.69%) Code Coverage
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Business Development
3 1 (7.69%) Quantitative Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) User Stories
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) XPath
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) RHCA
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
1 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat
2 2 (15.38%) Huawei
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Sybase
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft