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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
Rank 426 - 431
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPEG 17 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.078% - 0.058%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 13
Average salary £37,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
MPEG
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7922 7298 8011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.24% 34.85% 35.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5954 5956 6676
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

MPEG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MPEG Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MPEG
Salary Trend in the South East

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

MPEG Salary Trend in the South East

MPEG
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPEG across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

MPEG Salary Histogram in the South East

MPEG
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 MPEG within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
Hampshire - 8 £35,000 - 1
Berkshire - 5 £56,000 -
MPEG
England

MPEG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 29 (90.63%) DVB
2 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 20 (62.50%) C++
2 20 (62.50%) C
3 13 (40.63%) Telecoms
4 12 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (34.38%) Broadcom
5 11 (34.38%) ADSL
5 11 (34.38%) DRM
6 9 (28.13%) Degree
7 8 (25.00%) Algorithms
7 8 (25.00%) DTV
8 6 (18.75%) DAB
8 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
9 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
10 4 (12.50%) Xilinx
10 4 (12.50%) Python
10 4 (12.50%) Windows
10 4 (12.50%) Signal Processing
10 4 (12.50%) Chartered Engineer
11 3 (9.38%) Oracle
11 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
11 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
11 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (9.38%) Informix
12 2 (6.25%) Information Security
12 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
12 2 (6.25%) Finance
12 2 (6.25%) HTTP
12 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP

MPEG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 29 (90.63%) DVB
2 11 (34.38%) ADSL
3 6 (18.75%) DAB
4 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
5 2 (6.25%) HTTP
5 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Informix
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) MSBuild
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (40.63%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Development Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Support Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Support
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
1 1 (3.13%) XML
1 1 (3.13%) XSD
1 1 (3.13%) XSLT
1 1 (3.13%) WinForms
1 1 (3.13%) .NET Remoting
1 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.13%) WCF
1 1 (3.13%) WPF
1 1 (3.13%) WF
1 1 (3.13%) Silverlight
1 1 (3.13%) RESTful
1 1 (3.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (3.13%) HTML5
1 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 8 (25.00%) DTV
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Streaming Media
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) IPTV
4 1 (3.13%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) DRM
2 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.50%) Signal Processing
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.25%) Time Management
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.25%) Information Security
5 2 (6.25%) Coaching
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.13%) OO
6 1 (3.13%) Code Coverage
6 1 (3.13%) Workflow
6 1 (3.13%) Scrum
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) C++
1 20 (62.50%) C
2 4 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.13%) XPath
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Broadcom
2 4 (12.50%) Xilinx
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) Apple
5 1 (3.13%) Remedy