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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 860 879 796
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -83
Permanent jobs citing DVB 35 27 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.024% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.14% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 84
Average salary £49,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,900 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £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
19878 19343 22065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.14% 16.87% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15842 15319 17776
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 £69,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 March 2015 within the UK.

DVB Salary Histogram in the UK

DVB
Top 9 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 31 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
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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
South Wales +18 28 £49,500 +41.42%
Wales +14 28 £49,500 +41.42%
Torfaen - 28 £49,500 -
Cwmbran - 28 £49,500 -
England -28 6 £52,500 +23.52% 4
London +7 5 £52,500 +27.27% 1
West Yorkshire -4 1 - -
Leeds -9 1 - -
Yorkshire -12 1 - -

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 45 (71.43%) C++
2 37 (58.73%) C
2 37 (58.73%) Degree
3 34 (53.97%) Software Engineering
4 32 (50.79%) Java
5 29 (46.03%) JavaScript
5 29 (46.03%) Perforce
6 27 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (41.27%) Linux
8 25 (39.68%) HTTP
8 25 (39.68%) DTV
8 25 (39.68%) JIRA
8 25 (39.68%) Computer Science
9 24 (38.10%) DRM
10 22 (34.92%) Objective-C
10 22 (34.92%) Internet
10 22 (34.92%) OO
10 22 (34.92%) HTML
11 21 (33.33%) Web Application Development
12 18 (28.57%) STB
13 17 (26.98%) Cryptography
13 17 (26.98%) Mentoring
14 16 (25.40%) Apple iOS
15 15 (23.81%) Android
16 14 (22.22%) iPhone
16 14 (22.22%) iPad
16 14 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (22.22%) Streaming Video
16 14 (22.22%) Windows
16 14 (22.22%) Mac OS X

DVB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 7 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (39.68%) HTTP
2 22 (34.92%) Internet
3 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.76%) SSL
5 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.17%) Wireless
6 1 (1.59%) RTSP
6 1 (1.59%) Multicast
6 1 (1.59%) RTP
6 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 25 (39.68%) JIRA
2 7 (11.11%) JUnit
2 7 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 7 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 7 (11.11%) TestLink
3 4 (6.35%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.35%) Xcode
3 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (12.70%) Electronics
2 7 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.76%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.17%) Games
5 1 (1.59%) French Language
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Software Engineer
2 14 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 10 (15.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Desktop Team Leader
6 4 (6.35%) Development Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Software Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Embedded Software Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Broadcast Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) iOS Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Software Test Manager
9 1 (1.59%) C Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.92%) HTML
2 10 (15.87%) WebKit
3 9 (14.29%) GStreamer
4 7 (11.11%) OpenGL
5 4 (6.35%) HTML5
6 2 (3.17%) CSS
7 1 (1.59%) XML
7 1 (1.59%) Flash
7 1 (1.59%) Middleware
7 1 (1.59%) JSON
7 1 (1.59%) Qt
7 1 (1.59%) D-Bus
7 1 (1.59%) iOS SDK
7 1 (1.59%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.68%) DTV
1 25 (39.68%) Computer Science
2 18 (28.57%) STB
3 17 (26.98%) Cryptography
4 14 (22.22%) iPhone
4 14 (22.22%) Streaming Video
4 14 (22.22%) iPad
5 10 (15.87%) Over-the-Top Content
6 9 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (14.29%) IPTV
7 8 (12.70%) Mathematics
7 8 (12.70%) Physics
7 8 (12.70%) Video on Demand
8 7 (11.11%) Statistics
8 7 (11.11%) User Experience
8 7 (11.11%) Mobile App
8 7 (11.11%) Interactive TV
8 7 (11.11%) Client/Server
8 7 (11.11%) MPEG
9 6 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.27%) Linux
2 16 (25.40%) Apple iOS
3 15 (23.81%) Android
4 14 (22.22%) Mac OS X
4 14 (22.22%) Windows
5 7 (11.11%) CentOS
5 7 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.94%) UNIX
7 1 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.97%) Software Engineering
2 27 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (38.10%) DRM
4 22 (34.92%) OO
5 21 (33.33%) Web Application Development
6 17 (26.98%) Mentoring
7 14 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (19.05%) Coaching
9 10 (15.87%) UML
10 9 (14.29%) Scrum
11 8 (12.70%) Embedded Software Development
11 8 (12.70%) iOS Development
12 7 (11.11%) Android Development
12 7 (11.11%) Product Management
12 7 (11.11%) BDD
12 7 (11.11%) Test Management
12 7 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (11.11%) TDD
13 4 (6.35%) Regression Testing
13 4 (6.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (71.43%) C++
2 37 (58.73%) C
3 32 (50.79%) Java
4 29 (46.03%) JavaScript
5 22 (34.92%) Objective-C
6 10 (15.87%) Embedded C
6 10 (15.87%) Embedded C++
7 8 (12.70%) Perl
7 8 (12.70%) Bash Shell
8 7 (11.11%) Korn
9 2 (3.17%) Python
10 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.59%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (58.73%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) PhD
2 1 (1.59%) ISEB
2 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.59%) WAI
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Firmware
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) Perforce
2 7 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 7 (11.11%) Apple
3 2 (3.17%) Xilinx
3 2 (3.17%) Tandberg
3 2 (3.17%) Ericsson
London
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago