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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 868 894 828
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -66
Permanent jobs citing DVB 34 44 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.037% 0.052%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.22% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 31
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £38,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +18.75%

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
18879 20458 20390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 17.32% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15383 16370 16541
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

DVB Salary Histogram in the UK

DVB
Top 12 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 3 July 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
England +7 25 £45,000 -5.26% 7
London +12 9 £45,000 - 3
Manchester - 8 £30,000 -
North West - 8 £30,000 - 2
South Wales +7 5 £39,500 +12.85%
South East +1 5 £65,000 - 1
Wales -1 5 £39,500 +12.85%
Torfaen -5 5 £39,500 +12.85%
Cwmbran -5 5 £39,500 +12.85%
Hampshire - 3 - - 1
Surrey +8 1 £80,000 +68.42%
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 48 (66.67%) Degree
2 39 (54.17%) C++
3 38 (52.78%) Java
4 36 (50.00%) C
5 33 (45.83%) DRM
5 33 (45.83%) JIRA
5 33 (45.83%) Perforce
5 33 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (41.67%) Software Engineering
6 30 (41.67%) JavaScript
7 29 (40.28%) Objective-C
8 28 (38.89%) HTTP
9 26 (36.11%) Linux
10 25 (34.72%) Internet
10 25 (34.72%) Android
11 24 (33.33%) iPhone
11 24 (33.33%) Web Application Development
11 24 (33.33%) PlayReady
11 24 (33.33%) OO
11 24 (33.33%) Windows
12 22 (30.56%) HTML
13 21 (29.17%) Mentoring
13 21 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (25.00%) Computer Science
15 17 (23.61%) Cryptography
15 17 (23.61%) Apple iOS
16 16 (22.22%) iPad
16 16 (22.22%) Streaming Video
16 16 (22.22%) OpenGL
16 16 (22.22%) Mac OS X

DVB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 13 (18.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Office
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (38.89%) HTTP
2 25 (34.72%) Internet
3 13 (18.06%) UMTS
3 13 (18.06%) GSM
3 13 (18.06%) WLAN
4 10 (13.89%) WiMAX
4 10 (13.89%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (11.11%) Bluetooth
5 8 (11.11%) GPRS
5 8 (11.11%) VoIP
5 8 (11.11%) NFC
6 5 (6.94%) LTE
6 5 (6.94%) DAB
6 5 (6.94%) LAN
6 5 (6.94%) Wireless
6 5 (6.94%) 2G
6 5 (6.94%) TETRA
6 5 (6.94%) 3G
7 4 (5.56%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.56%) VSAT
Development Applications
1 33 (45.83%) JIRA
2 13 (18.06%) JUnit
2 13 (18.06%) Cucumber
2 13 (18.06%) Jenkins
2 13 (18.06%) TestLink
3 4 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.56%) Xcode
3 4 (5.56%) FitNesse
3 4 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 10 (13.89%) Finance
3 8 (11.11%) Automotive
3 8 (11.11%) Multimedia
3 8 (11.11%) Electronics
4 2 (2.78%) Games
5 1 (1.39%) French Language
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Software Engineer
1 16 (22.22%) Team Leader
2 15 (20.83%) Architect
3 9 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 8 (11.11%) Desktop Team Leader
5 5 (6.94%) Wireless Architect
5 5 (6.94%) Senior Test Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Support Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Software Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Graduate
6 4 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Development Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Broadcast Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Systems Support Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.33%) PlayReady
2 22 (30.56%) HTML
3 16 (22.22%) OpenGL
4 9 (12.50%) Middleware
4 9 (12.50%) Qt
4 9 (12.50%) GStreamer
5 8 (11.11%) WebKit
5 8 (11.11%) OpenCL
5 8 (11.11%) OpenAL
5 8 (11.11%) UIQ
5 8 (11.11%) Series 60
5 8 (11.11%) BREW
5 8 (11.11%) Flash
5 8 (11.11%) J2ME
5 8 (11.11%) SVG
6 2 (2.78%) HTML5
7 1 (1.39%) XML
7 1 (1.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.33%) iPhone
2 18 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 17 (23.61%) Cryptography
4 16 (22.22%) Streaming Video
4 16 (22.22%) iPad
5 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (19.44%) Statistics
7 13 (18.06%) Client/Server
7 13 (18.06%) MPEG
7 13 (18.06%) User Experience
8 10 (13.89%) Over-the-Top Content
9 9 (12.50%) DTV
10 8 (11.11%) Device Driver
10 8 (11.11%) STB
10 8 (11.11%) Mobile App
10 8 (11.11%) Video on Demand
11 6 (8.33%) IPTV
12 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
12 4 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (36.11%) Linux
2 25 (34.72%) Android
3 24 (33.33%) Windows
4 17 (23.61%) Apple iOS
5 16 (22.22%) Mac OS X
6 13 (18.06%) CentOS
6 13 (18.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 8 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
7 8 (11.11%) Nucleus RTOS
7 8 (11.11%) Windows 8
8 6 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) DRM
1 33 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 24 (33.33%) OO
3 24 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 21 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (29.17%) Mentoring
5 13 (18.06%) Test Management
5 13 (18.06%) Product Management
5 13 (18.06%) BDD
5 13 (18.06%) Scrum
5 13 (18.06%) TDD
6 12 (16.67%) Coaching
7 9 (12.50%) UML
8 8 (11.11%) Mobile Commerce
8 8 (11.11%) Speech Recognition
8 8 (11.11%) Android Development
8 8 (11.11%) iOS Development
8 8 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 39 (54.17%) C++
2 38 (52.78%) Java
3 36 (50.00%) C
4 30 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 29 (40.28%) Objective-C
6 14 (19.44%) Perl
7 13 (18.06%) Korn
7 13 (18.06%) Bash Shell
8 5 (6.94%) MATLAB
8 5 (6.94%) SQL
9 1 (1.39%) Python
9 1 (1.39%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 48 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) HNC
3 2 (2.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (45.83%) Perforce
2 13 (18.06%) Red Hat
3 8 (11.11%) Apple
3 8 (11.11%) Symbian
4 5 (6.94%) Mapinfo
5 3 (4.17%) CA
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