The table below looks at the statistics for DVB skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DVB over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 452 467 477
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Permanent jobs citing DVB 5 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.026% 0.005% 0.034%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.021% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £24,250 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.50% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +17.64%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4332 4783 4918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.41% 22.06% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3616 3592 3823
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

DVB
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DVB across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DVB Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DVB
Salary Trend in the South East

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

DVB Salary Trend in the South East

DVB
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DVB across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

DVB Salary Histogram in the South East

DVB
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DVB within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Surrey - 3 £24,000 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £47,500 -
DVB
England

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (58.33%) Electronics
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) C
3 5 (41.67%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) STL
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) VoIP
4 4 (33.33%) CruiseControl
4 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (33.33%) VSAT
5 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (25.00%) STB
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) MPEG
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 3 (25.00%) Embedded C++
6 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 2 (16.67%) Apple Swift
6 2 (16.67%) HTML5
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (16.67%) MFC
6 2 (16.67%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) Device Driver
6 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
6 2 (16.67%) Qt
6 2 (16.67%) Multithreading

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 5 (41.67%) VoIP
2 4 (33.33%) VSAT
3 1 (8.33%) Broadband
3 1 (8.33%) DOCSIS
3 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) CruiseControl
General
1 7 (58.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Embedded Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Linux Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Design Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) QA Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) STL
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) MFC
3 2 (16.67%) Qt
4 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware
4 1 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) MPEG
2 3 (25.00%) STB
3 2 (16.67%) Device Driver
3 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (8.33%) BBC
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (8.33%) DTV
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (8.33%) Interactive TV
4 1 (8.33%) IPTV
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (8.33%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) IT Governance
4 1 (8.33%) QMS
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
4 1 (8.33%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
1 5 (41.67%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (16.67%) Apple Swift
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
1 1 (8.33%) GAMP
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 14000
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 14001
1 1 (8.33%) ISO22301
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (8.33%) Atmel
1 1 (8.33%) BT
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Ericsson
1 1 (8.33%) Motorola
1 1 (8.33%) Nokia
1 1 (8.33%) Virgin Media