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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 918 905 917
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs citing DVB 17 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.030% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.098% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 14
Average salary £53,500 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.75% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £40,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £54,250 £40,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+35.62% -6.43%

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
17278 19320 18195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 18.15% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14368 15676 14260
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

DVB Salary Histogram in the UK

DVB
Top 14 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 12 February 2016. 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 +24 17 £53,500 +33.75% 5
South East +20 6 £39,000 +4.00% 1
London +12 6 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Surrey - 4 £24,250 -
Hertfordshire +6 3 £56,000 -
East of England +1 3 £56,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £56,000 -
South West -10 2 £32,500 -45.83%
Redhill - 2 £22,750 -
Hampshire +22 1 £53,500 +42.66%
Bristol -9 1 £32,500 -45.83%
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
Camberley - 1 £55,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £53,500 -

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
2 14 (41.18%) C
3 13 (38.24%) C++
3 13 (38.24%) Linux
4 12 (35.29%) Degree
5 11 (32.35%) DTV
6 9 (26.47%) Electronics
6 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (23.53%) MPEG
8 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
8 7 (20.59%) VSAT
9 6 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (17.65%) STB
9 6 (17.65%) Firmware
9 6 (17.65%) STL
10 5 (14.71%) HTML
10 5 (14.71%) Middleware
10 5 (14.71%) Embedded C
10 5 (14.71%) Embedded C++
10 5 (14.71%) IPTV
10 5 (14.71%) Video on Demand
11 4 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (11.76%) HTML5
11 4 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (11.76%) Multithreading
11 4 (11.76%) Project Management
11 4 (11.76%) CSS
11 4 (11.76%) Java
11 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
11 4 (11.76%) Perl

DVB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (5.88%) CMS
1 2 (5.88%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) VSAT
2 3 (8.82%) DLNA
2 3 (8.82%) HbbTV
2 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.82%) VoIP
2 3 (8.82%) WiMAX
3 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (5.88%) TDMA
3 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.94%) 3GPP
4 1 (2.94%) MGW
4 1 (2.94%) SDH
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) CruiseControl
2 2 (5.88%) LabVIEW
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium
2 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (26.47%) Electronics
2 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Software Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Embedded Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Design Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Linux Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Broadcast Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) FPGA Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) DTV Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) DTV Tester
7 2 (5.88%) Network Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Network Operations Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) STL
2 5 (14.71%) HTML
2 5 (14.71%) Middleware
3 4 (11.76%) CSS
3 4 (11.76%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
4 1 (2.94%) MFC
4 1 (2.94%) Qt
4 1 (2.94%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) DTV
2 8 (23.53%) MPEG
3 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
4 6 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (17.65%) STB
5 5 (14.71%) IPTV
5 5 (14.71%) Video on Demand
6 4 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (8.82%) Algorithms
7 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
7 3 (8.82%) Verilog
7 3 (8.82%) VHDL
8 2 (5.88%) iDTV
8 2 (5.88%) Interactive TV
8 2 (5.88%) MHEG
8 2 (5.88%) Physics
8 2 (5.88%) Smart Meter
8 2 (5.88%) Streaming Video
9 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
9 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Android
4 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.76%) Multithreading
3 4 (11.76%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) Android Development
4 3 (8.82%) Digital Signal Processing
4 3 (8.82%) DRM
4 3 (8.82%) Kanban
4 3 (8.82%) Logistics
4 3 (8.82%) OO
4 3 (8.82%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (8.82%) Scrum
4 3 (8.82%) Signal Processing
4 3 (8.82%) Software Architecture
4 3 (8.82%) Software Delivery
4 3 (8.82%) Video Processing
4 3 (8.82%) Workflow
5 2 (5.88%) Automation Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Bug Management
5 2 (5.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) C
2 13 (38.24%) C++
3 5 (14.71%) Embedded C
3 5 (14.71%) Embedded C++
4 4 (11.76%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.76%) Perl
4 4 (11.76%) Python
5 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.88%) SQL
7 1 (2.94%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) HNC
3 2 (5.88%) PhD
4 1 (2.94%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) OIPF
2 1 (2.94%) COBIT
2 1 (2.94%) GAMP
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 14000
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.94%) ISO22301
2 1 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Atmel
London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 15 days ago