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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 856 866 802
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -64
Permanent jobs citing DVB 35 23 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.021% 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.12% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 67
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -

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
20259 18439 22340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.00% 17.18% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16033 14973 18252
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 2014 within the UK.

DVB Salary Histogram in the UK

DVB
Top 21 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 1 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
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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 -13 33 £37,500 -11.76% 13
South East +16 15 £35,000 -22.22% 2
London +1 13 £45,000 - 3
Hampshire - 8 £35,000 - 2
Southampton - 7 £35,000 -
Berkshire - 3 - -
Reading - 3 - -
East of England - 3 £51,250 -
Bristol - 2 £41,250 - 8
Suffolk - 2 £37,500 -
South West - 2 £41,250 - 8
City of London +9 1 £45,000 - 1
Middlesex -8 1 - -
Wales - 1 £42,500 -
South Wales - 1 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £65,000 -
Cwmbran - 1 £42,500 -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Isleworth - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £65,000 -
Torfaen - 1 £42,500 -

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 58 (73.42%) MPEG
2 51 (64.56%) Linux
3 43 (54.43%) C++
4 41 (51.90%) C
5 32 (40.51%) DRM
6 31 (39.24%) Embedded Systems
7 28 (35.44%) Degree
8 27 (34.18%) ADSL
9 26 (32.91%) Telecoms
10 25 (31.65%) Broadcom
11 21 (26.58%) DTV
12 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering
13 17 (21.52%) IPTV
14 14 (17.72%) Computer Science
15 11 (13.92%) Windows
16 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (11.39%) STB
17 9 (11.39%) Electronics
17 9 (11.39%) Python
18 8 (10.13%) TCP/IP
18 8 (10.13%) Physics
19 7 (8.86%) Algorithms
19 7 (8.86%) Multithreading
19 7 (8.86%) Ethernet
20 6 (7.59%) HTTP
20 6 (7.59%) Perl
20 6 (7.59%) DAB
20 6 (7.59%) Service Delivery
20 6 (7.59%) Scrum
20 6 (7.59%) Multimedia

DVB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (34.18%) ADSL
2 8 (10.13%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.86%) Ethernet
4 6 (7.59%) HTTP
4 6 (7.59%) DAB
5 5 (6.33%) Wireshark
6 3 (3.80%) IGMP
6 3 (3.80%) Multicast
7 2 (2.53%) DLNA
7 2 (2.53%) Broadband
7 2 (2.53%) SNMP
7 2 (2.53%) RTP
7 2 (2.53%) Firewall
7 2 (2.53%) RTSP
8 1 (1.27%) VLAN
8 1 (1.27%) Wireless
8 1 (1.27%) BGP
8 1 (1.27%) IPv6
8 1 (1.27%) ATM
8 1 (1.27%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) JIRA
2 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 26 (32.91%) Telecoms
2 9 (11.39%) Electronics
3 6 (7.59%) Multimedia
4 3 (3.80%) Finance
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (35.44%) Development Engineer
2 15 (18.99%) Software Engineer
3 7 (8.86%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (7.59%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.06%) Systems Manager
5 4 (5.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (5.06%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (5.06%) Support Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (3.80%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (3.80%) Software Integration Engineer
6 3 (3.80%) Test Engineer
6 3 (3.80%) Systems Support
7 2 (2.53%) Broadcast Engineer
7 2 (2.53%) Research Engineer
7 2 (2.53%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (2.53%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (2.53%) Test Manager
7 2 (2.53%) Engineering Manager
7 2 (2.53%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) HTML
2 4 (5.06%) CSS
2 4 (5.06%) Middleware
3 2 (2.53%) HTML5
3 2 (2.53%) D-Bus
4 1 (1.27%) Ajax
4 1 (1.27%) Flash
4 1 (1.27%) STL
4 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (73.42%) MPEG
2 31 (39.24%) Embedded Systems
3 21 (26.58%) DTV
4 17 (21.52%) IPTV
5 14 (17.72%) Computer Science
6 9 (11.39%) STB
7 8 (10.13%) Physics
8 7 (8.86%) Algorithms
9 5 (6.33%) Streaming Video
9 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
9 5 (6.33%) Over-the-Top Content
10 4 (5.06%) Interactive TV
10 4 (5.06%) Mathematics
11 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (2.53%) Open Source
12 2 (2.53%) Video on Demand
12 2 (2.53%) Streaming Media
13 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
13 1 (1.27%) Freedom of Information Act
13 1 (1.27%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 51 (64.56%) Linux
2 11 (13.92%) Windows
3 5 (6.33%) UNIX
4 4 (5.06%) Android
4 4 (5.06%) Windows XP
4 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.06%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (3.80%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) DRM
2 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering
3 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (8.86%) Multithreading
5 6 (7.59%) Service Delivery
5 6 (7.59%) Scrum
5 6 (7.59%) Project Planning
6 5 (6.33%) Test Automation
6 5 (6.33%) Signal Processing
7 4 (5.06%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (5.06%) Content Management
8 3 (3.80%) Information Security
8 3 (3.80%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.80%) OO
8 3 (3.80%) UML
8 3 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.53%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.53%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.53%) Coaching
9 2 (2.53%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (54.43%) C++
2 41 (51.90%) C
3 9 (11.39%) Python
4 6 (7.59%) Perl
5 5 (6.33%) Ruby
5 5 (6.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.80%) Embedded C
6 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.53%) SQL
7 2 (2.53%) Java
8 1 (1.27%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 28 (35.44%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) HND
3 2 (2.53%) PhD
3 2 (2.53%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.27%) MBA
4 1 (1.27%) CCNP
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.27%) MCSE
4 1 (1.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) JTAG
3 1 (1.27%) WAI
3 1 (1.27%) TickIT
3 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 25 (31.65%) Broadcom
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle
2 4 (5.06%) Xilinx
3 3 (3.80%) Huawei
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.27%) Brocade
5 1 (1.27%) Perforce
5 1 (1.27%) Remedy
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