The table below looks at the statistics for DAB skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DAB 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
Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB)
Rank 876 885 882
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing DAB 16 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.010% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.082% 0.058% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 4
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,350 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £53,750 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £40,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19539 18871 21833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.16% 16.86% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15564 14946 17583
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DAB
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DAB within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DAB Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DAB
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DAB within the UK.

DAB Salary Trend in the UK

DAB
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DAB over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

DAB Salary Histogram in the UK

DAB
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DAB within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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
England +16 16 £45,000 -10.00%
London +36 7 £55,000 +10.00%
Watford - 6 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £45,000 -
East of England - 6 £45,000 -
City of London +9 2 £57,500 +15.00%
South East - 2 - -

DAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing DAB 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 DAB.

1 9 (36.00%) LAMP
1 9 (36.00%) SSH
1 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (36.00%) PHP
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
1 9 (36.00%) Open Source
1 9 (36.00%) Yii
1 9 (36.00%) Laravel
1 9 (36.00%) Sass
1 9 (36.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 9 (36.00%) Grunt
1 9 (36.00%) cPanel
2 8 (32.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) Marketing
3 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (20.00%) JNCIA
4 5 (20.00%) Redknee
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (20.00%) OpenUP
4 5 (20.00%) Blog
4 5 (20.00%) CCNA
4 5 (20.00%) NFS
4 5 (20.00%) DNS
4 5 (20.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (20.00%) Juniper
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (20.00%) Perl

DAB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing DAB 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 DAB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) SSH
2 5 (20.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) LAN
3 4 (16.00%) VoIP
3 4 (16.00%) 4G
3 4 (16.00%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (16.00%) Wireless
4 3 (12.00%) Firewall
5 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (36.00%) Grunt
2 2 (8.00%) JSUnit
2 2 (8.00%) QUnit
General
1 8 (32.00%) Marketing
2 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (16.00%) Finance
4 3 (12.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
1 11 (44.00%) Senior Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Web Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Lead Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Lead Web Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Designer
6 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Designer
7 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 1 (4.00%) DBA
8 1 (4.00%) Audio Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
1 9 (36.00%) LAMP
1 9 (36.00%) Yii
1 9 (36.00%) Laravel
1 9 (36.00%) Sass
1 9 (36.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (8.00%) jQuery
3 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Open Source
2 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (20.00%) Blog
3 4 (16.00%) CCTV
4 3 (12.00%) Clustering
5 2 (8.00%) Tandem
6 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.00%) DTV
6 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) UNIX
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Solaris
3 3 (12.00%) Debian
3 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (12.00%) Windows
4 2 (8.00%) VMS
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 5 (20.00%) OpenUP
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) B2B
5 1 (4.00%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) PHP
2 5 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) Perl
3 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (12.00%) R
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) CCNA
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (20.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (16.00%) ISO 14001
1 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) cPanel
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.00%) Redknee
2 5 (20.00%) Citrix
2 5 (20.00%) Juniper
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) Draytek
5 1 (4.00%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (4.00%) Apple