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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 867 847 800
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -47
Permanent jobs citing DVB 38 26 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.024% 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.14% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 68
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £58,250
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
20596 18392 22303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.05% 17.27% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16283 14986 18234
Average salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £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 23 September 2014 within the UK.

DVB Salary Histogram in the UK

DVB
Top 23 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 23 September 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
(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 -12 34 £37,500 -11.76% 9
South East +2 15 £35,000 -18.60% 1
London +6 13 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire - 8 £35,000 -
Southampton - 7 £35,000 -
Berkshire - 5 - -
Reading - 5 - -
South Wales +10 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Wales +9 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Torfaen -3 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Cwmbran -3 3 £42,500 +6.25%
East of England - 3 £51,250 -
Bristol - 2 £41,250 - 6
South West - 2 £41,250 - 6
Suffolk - 2 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire -32 1 £38,500 -9.41%
Yorkshire -53 1 £38,500 -9.41%
City of London - 1 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £65,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £65,000 -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Isleworth - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £38,500 -

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 57 (71.25%) MPEG
2 51 (63.75%) Linux
3 41 (51.25%) C++
4 40 (50.00%) C
5 32 (40.00%) DRM
6 31 (38.75%) Embedded Systems
7 27 (33.75%) Degree
7 27 (33.75%) ADSL
7 27 (33.75%) Telecoms
8 25 (31.25%) Broadcom
9 22 (27.50%) DTV
10 17 (21.25%) IPTV
11 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 13 (16.25%) Windows
12 13 (16.25%) Computer Science
13 11 (13.75%) STB
14 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (12.50%) Python
15 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP
16 8 (10.00%) Electronics
17 7 (8.75%) Ethernet
17 7 (8.75%) Perl
17 7 (8.75%) Multithreading
17 7 (8.75%) Physics
18 6 (7.50%) Over-the-Top Content
18 6 (7.50%) HTTP
18 6 (7.50%) DAB
18 6 (7.50%) Service Delivery
18 6 (7.50%) Scrum
18 6 (7.50%) Multimedia

DVB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (1.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.25%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (33.75%) ADSL
2 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.75%) Ethernet
4 6 (7.50%) HTTP
4 6 (7.50%) DAB
5 5 (6.25%) Wireshark
6 3 (3.75%) Multicast
6 3 (3.75%) Firewall
6 3 (3.75%) IGMP
7 2 (2.50%) RTSP
7 2 (2.50%) SNMP
7 2 (2.50%) RTP
7 2 (2.50%) Broadband
7 2 (2.50%) DLNA
8 1 (1.25%) SDH
8 1 (1.25%) ATM
8 1 (1.25%) IPv6
8 1 (1.25%) SAN
8 1 (1.25%) BGP
8 1 (1.25%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) Informix
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) JIRA
2 1 (1.25%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 27 (33.75%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.00%) Electronics
3 6 (7.50%) Multimedia
4 4 (5.00%) Finance
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (35.00%) Development Engineer
2 13 (16.25%) Software Engineer
3 8 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.00%) Systems Manager
5 4 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (5.00%) Support Manager
6 3 (3.75%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (3.75%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (3.75%) Software Integration Engineer
6 3 (3.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (3.75%) Test Engineer
6 3 (3.75%) Systems Support
7 2 (2.50%) Engineering Manager
7 2 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.50%) Architect
7 2 (2.50%) Test Manager
7 2 (2.50%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (2.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.50%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) HTML
1 4 (5.00%) Middleware
2 3 (3.75%) CSS
3 2 (2.50%) XML
3 2 (2.50%) D-Bus
4 1 (1.25%) Ajax
4 1 (1.25%) HTML5
4 1 (1.25%) Flash
4 1 (1.25%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 57 (71.25%) MPEG
2 31 (38.75%) Embedded Systems
3 22 (27.50%) DTV
4 17 (21.25%) IPTV
5 13 (16.25%) Computer Science
6 11 (13.75%) STB
7 7 (8.75%) Physics
8 6 (7.50%) Over-the-Top Content
9 5 (6.25%) Streaming Video
10 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
11 3 (3.75%) Interactive TV
11 3 (3.75%) Mathematics
11 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (2.50%) Open Source
12 2 (2.50%) Video on Demand
12 2 (2.50%) Streaming Media
13 1 (1.25%) MHEG
13 1 (1.25%) Freedom of Information
13 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
13 1 (1.25%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 51 (63.75%) Linux
2 13 (16.25%) Windows
3 5 (6.25%) UNIX
4 4 (5.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (5.00%) Android
5 3 (3.75%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) DRM
2 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (8.75%) Multithreading
5 6 (7.50%) Scrum
5 6 (7.50%) Service Delivery
6 5 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 5 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 4 (5.00%) Content Management
7 4 (5.00%) Signal Processing
8 3 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.75%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.75%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (3.75%) Business Development
8 3 (3.75%) Information Security
8 3 (3.75%) OO
8 3 (3.75%) UML
9 2 (2.50%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (2.50%) ITIL
9 2 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.25%) C++
2 40 (50.00%) C
3 10 (12.50%) Python
4 7 (8.75%) Perl
5 5 (6.25%) Ruby
6 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.75%) SQL
7 3 (3.75%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.75%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.50%) Java
9 1 (1.25%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (33.75%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) HND
3 2 (2.50%) PhD
3 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.25%) CCNP
4 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.25%) MBA
4 1 (1.25%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) JTAG
3 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.25%) TickIT
3 1 (1.25%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 25 (31.25%) Broadcom
2 5 (6.25%) Oracle
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.75%) Huawei
3 3 (3.75%) Xilinx
4 2 (2.50%) VMware
4 2 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (1.25%) IBM
5 1 (1.25%) Sybase
5 1 (1.25%) Brocade
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.25%) Remedy
Middlesex
Proteus Europe
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Worcestershire
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago