The table below looks at the prevalence of the term MPEG in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPEG over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
Rank - 238 233
Permanent jobs citing MPEG 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.086% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.26% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Median salary - £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -27.77%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2085 1959 2462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.64% 33.77% 41.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1698 1512 2008
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £24,751
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPEG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing MPEG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

MPEG Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MPEG
Salary Trend in the South West

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

MPEG Salary Trend in the South West