The table below looks at the statistics for DVB skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DVB over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 855 903 826
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -77
Permanent jobs citing DVB 37 43 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.036% 0.062%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.21% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 37
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,200 £65,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +14.45%

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
19242 20223 20894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.81% 17.11% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15424 16194 16861
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 £27,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DVB
Jobs Demand Trend

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

DVB Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DVB
Salary Trend

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

DVB Salary Trend in the UK

DVB
Salary Histogram

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

DVB Salary Histogram in the UK

DVB
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DVB within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Wales +16 19 £47,500 +35.71% 1
South Wales +12 19 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Cwmbran - 19 £47,500 - 1
Torfaen - 19 £47,500 - 1
England +24 15 £50,000 +11.11% 7
London +31 11 £45,000 +5.88% 2
South East +2 3 £65,000 - 1
Leeds +19 1 - -
Surrey +13 1 £80,000 +72.97%
West Yorkshire +10 1 - -
Yorkshire +4 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 44 (69.84%) Degree
2 35 (55.56%) C++
3 34 (53.97%) Java
4 32 (50.79%) C
4 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (49.21%) Perforce
5 31 (49.21%) JIRA
6 30 (47.62%) JavaScript
7 29 (46.03%) Software Engineering
8 28 (44.44%) Objective-C
8 28 (44.44%) HTTP
9 26 (41.27%) DRM
10 25 (39.68%) Internet
11 24 (38.10%) OO
11 24 (38.10%) Web Application Development
11 24 (38.10%) PlayReady
12 22 (34.92%) HTML
13 19 (30.16%) Linux
13 19 (30.16%) Computer Science
13 19 (30.16%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (28.57%) Cryptography
14 18 (28.57%) Apple iOS
15 17 (26.98%) Android
15 17 (26.98%) DTV
16 16 (25.40%) Windows
16 16 (25.40%) Mac OS X
16 16 (25.40%) iPhone
16 16 (25.40%) Streaming Video
16 16 (25.40%) iPad
17 14 (22.22%) Mentoring

DVB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 11 (17.46%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Office
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (44.44%) HTTP
2 25 (39.68%) Internet
3 7 (11.11%) WiMAX
4 5 (7.94%) Wireless
5 4 (6.35%) 2G
5 4 (6.35%) TETRA
5 4 (6.35%) LTE
5 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.35%) DAB
5 4 (6.35%) 3G
5 4 (6.35%) GSM
5 4 (6.35%) LAN
5 4 (6.35%) UMTS
5 4 (6.35%) WLAN
6 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.17%) SSL
6 2 (3.17%) VSAT
7 1 (1.59%) Multicast
7 1 (1.59%) SDH
7 1 (1.59%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 31 (49.21%) JIRA
2 11 (17.46%) JUnit
2 11 (17.46%) Cucumber
2 11 (17.46%) Jenkins
2 11 (17.46%) TestLink
3 4 (6.35%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.35%) Xcode
4 2 (3.17%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.11%) Electronics
3 2 (3.17%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Games
4 1 (1.59%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.59%) French Language
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Team Leader
2 14 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 14 (22.22%) Architect
3 8 (12.70%) Desktop Team Leader
4 7 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Software Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Development Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Wireless Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Broadcast Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Systems Support
8 2 (3.17%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Systems Support Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.10%) PlayReady
2 22 (34.92%) HTML
3 9 (14.29%) GStreamer
4 8 (12.70%) OpenGL
4 8 (12.70%) WebKit
5 2 (3.17%) HTML5
6 1 (1.59%) Middleware
6 1 (1.59%) JSON
6 1 (1.59%) Qt
6 1 (1.59%) iOS SDK
6 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Computer Science
2 18 (28.57%) Cryptography
3 17 (26.98%) DTV
4 16 (25.40%) iPhone
4 16 (25.40%) Streaming Video
4 16 (25.40%) iPad
5 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (19.05%) STB
6 12 (19.05%) Statistics
7 11 (17.46%) Client/Server
7 11 (17.46%) User Experience
8 10 (15.87%) Over-the-Top Content
9 8 (12.70%) Mobile App
9 8 (12.70%) Video on Demand
10 7 (11.11%) IPTV
11 4 (6.35%) MPEG
11 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
11 4 (6.35%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (4.76%) Mathematics
12 3 (4.76%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) Linux
2 18 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 17 (26.98%) Android
4 16 (25.40%) Mac OS X
4 16 (25.40%) Windows
5 11 (17.46%) CentOS
5 11 (17.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (46.03%) Software Engineering
3 26 (41.27%) DRM
4 24 (38.10%) OO
4 24 (38.10%) Web Application Development
5 19 (30.16%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 12 (19.05%) Coaching
7 12 (19.05%) Scrum
8 11 (17.46%) TDD
8 11 (17.46%) Product Management
8 11 (17.46%) Test Management
8 11 (17.46%) BDD
9 9 (14.29%) iOS Development
9 9 (14.29%) UML
10 8 (12.70%) Android Development
10 8 (12.70%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (7.94%) Validation
12 4 (6.35%) Regression Testing
12 4 (6.35%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 35 (55.56%) C++
2 34 (53.97%) Java
3 32 (50.79%) C
4 30 (47.62%) JavaScript
5 28 (44.44%) Objective-C
6 12 (19.05%) Perl
7 11 (17.46%) Korn
7 11 (17.46%) Bash Shell
8 7 (11.11%) Embedded C++
9 6 (9.52%) Embedded C
10 4 (6.35%) MATLAB
10 4 (6.35%) SQL
11 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (69.84%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) HNC
2 2 (3.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (49.21%) Perforce
2 11 (17.46%) Red Hat
3 8 (12.70%) Apple
4 4 (6.35%) Mapinfo
5 1 (1.59%) CA
5 1 (1.59%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.59%) Tandberg
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