The table below looks at the statistics for DVB skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DVB over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 97 87 93
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing DVB 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.16% 0.28% 0.089%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.94% 1.06% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £39,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.09%
DVB
Wales

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
212 283 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.91% 25.96% 22.67%
Number of salaries quoted 200 265 223
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% -6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DVB
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

DVB Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

DVB
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

DVB Salary Trend in South Wales

DVB
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DVB within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Torfaen 0 2 £39,500 -7.05%
DVB
Wales

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (100.00%) Degree
2 17 (80.95%) JIRA
2 17 (80.95%) Perforce
2 17 (80.95%) Objective-C
2 17 (80.95%) Java
3 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (57.14%) Web Application Development
4 12 (57.14%) PlayReady
4 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 12 (57.14%) C
4 12 (57.14%) C++
4 12 (57.14%) HTTP
4 12 (57.14%) OO
4 12 (57.14%) Internet
4 12 (57.14%) DRM
5 9 (42.86%) TDD
5 9 (42.86%) Client/Server
5 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 9 (42.86%) Linux
5 9 (42.86%) Perl
5 9 (42.86%) JUnit
5 9 (42.86%) Scrum
5 9 (42.86%) User Experience
5 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (42.86%) TestLink
5 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 9 (42.86%) Cucumber
5 9 (42.86%) BDD
5 9 (42.86%) Korn

DVB
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (42.86%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) HTTP
1 12 (57.14%) Internet
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) JIRA
2 9 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 9 (42.86%) TestLink
2 9 (42.86%) JUnit
3 4 (19.05%) FitNesse
3 4 (19.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Test Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Team Leader
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Desktop Team Leader
4 4 (19.05%) Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) PlayReady
2 8 (38.10%) HTML
3 4 (19.05%) OpenGL
3 4 (19.05%) GStreamer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Statistics
1 9 (42.86%) Client/Server
1 9 (42.86%) User Experience
1 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (38.10%) iPhone
2 8 (38.10%) iPad
2 8 (38.10%) Cryptography
3 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
3 4 (19.05%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
1 9 (42.86%) CentOS
1 9 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (38.10%) Apple iOS
2 8 (38.10%) Mac OS X
2 8 (38.10%) Android
2 8 (38.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (57.14%) Web Application Development
3 12 (57.14%) OO
3 12 (57.14%) DRM
4 9 (42.86%) Scrum
4 9 (42.86%) Test Management
4 9 (42.86%) TDD
4 9 (42.86%) Product Management
4 9 (42.86%) BDD
5 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) UML
6 4 (19.05%) Android Development
6 4 (19.05%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
1 17 (80.95%) Objective-C
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) C
2 12 (57.14%) C++
3 9 (42.86%) Perl
3 9 (42.86%) Korn
3 9 (42.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Perforce
2 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 4 (19.05%) Apple