The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
Rank 880 793 852
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +59
Permanent jobs citing DVB 37 90 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.081% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 24 61 61
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20469 22138 22344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 19.94% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16208 17824 18652
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,000 £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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

DVB Salary Histogram in the UK

DVB
Top 20 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -94 33 £42,500 - 11
London -62 14 £40,250 -10.55% 7
South East -24 7 £45,000 - 2
Surrey -6 6 £45,000 -5.26% 1
West Yorkshire -34 6 £42,500 -
Yorkshire -41 6 £42,500 -
City of London -15 5 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Leeds - 5 £42,500 -
Staines -6 4 - -
East of England -26 4 £47,500 - 2
Cambridge +4 3 £47,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire +4 3 £47,500 - 2
South Wales 0 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Wales -5 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Newport - 3 £35,000 -
Bristol -6 2 £35,000 -12.50%
South West -14 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Hertfordshire +12 1 £45,000 -
Berkshire -7 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - -

DVB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 33 (66.00%) MPEG
2 26 (52.00%) Linux
2 26 (52.00%) Software Engineering
3 22 (44.00%) C
4 21 (42.00%) STB
5 19 (38.00%) Degree
5 19 (38.00%) C++
6 16 (32.00%) DTV
7 15 (30.00%) Middleware
8 13 (26.00%) UML
8 13 (26.00%) Multithreading
9 12 (24.00%) IPTV
9 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
9 12 (24.00%) Electronics
10 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
11 10 (20.00%) OO
11 10 (20.00%) Open Source
12 9 (18.00%) Embedded Linux
13 8 (16.00%) Multimedia
13 8 (16.00%) Software Testing
13 8 (16.00%) Internet
13 8 (16.00%) GStreamer
14 7 (14.00%) Software Architecture
14 7 (14.00%) Python
14 7 (14.00%) OOD
14 7 (14.00%) Perl
14 7 (14.00%) Physics
15 6 (12.00%) Project Planning
15 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (12.00%) JavaScript

DVB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.00%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (16.00%) Internet
3 5 (10.00%) Firewall
4 4 (8.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (6.00%) DLNA
5 3 (6.00%) SAN
6 2 (4.00%) IGMP
6 2 (4.00%) RTSP
6 2 (4.00%) HTTP
6 2 (4.00%) Broadband
6 2 (4.00%) Multicast
7 1 (2.00%) ADSL
7 1 (2.00%) RTP
7 1 (2.00%) BGP
7 1 (2.00%) DOCSIS
7 1 (2.00%) ISDN
7 1 (2.00%) SDH
7 1 (2.00%) RIP
7 1 (2.00%) IPv6
7 1 (2.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) ClearCase
General
1 12 (24.00%) Electronics
2 8 (16.00%) Multimedia
3 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.00%) Finance
4 2 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Development Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Research Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Field Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Field Service Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Graduate
7 1 (2.00%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Broadcast Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) User Experience Designer
7 1 (2.00%) Designer
7 1 (2.00%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) Middleware
2 8 (16.00%) GStreamer
3 6 (12.00%) HTML
4 5 (10.00%) CSS
5 4 (8.00%) POSIX
5 4 (8.00%) XML
6 3 (6.00%) Web Services
7 1 (2.00%) WebKit
7 1 (2.00%) HTML5
7 1 (2.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 33 (66.00%) MPEG
2 21 (42.00%) STB
3 16 (32.00%) DTV
4 12 (24.00%) IPTV
4 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
5 10 (20.00%) Open Source
6 7 (14.00%) Physics
7 4 (8.00%) Streaming Video
7 4 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (6.00%) Clustering
9 2 (4.00%) Interactive TV
9 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
10 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
10 1 (2.00%) iPad
10 1 (2.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 26 (52.00%) Linux
2 9 (18.00%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (10.00%) Windows
4 4 (8.00%) UNIX
5 3 (6.00%) AIX
5 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (26.00%) UML
2 13 (26.00%) Multithreading
3 10 (20.00%) OO
4 8 (16.00%) Software Testing
5 7 (14.00%) Software Architecture
5 7 (14.00%) OOD
6 6 (12.00%) Project Planning
6 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.00%) OOP
8 4 (8.00%) DNA
9 3 (6.00%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (6.00%) OpenUP
9 3 (6.00%) Refactoring
10 2 (4.00%) DRM
10 2 (4.00%) Scrum
10 2 (4.00%) Business Development
10 2 (4.00%) Resource Management
10 2 (4.00%) Project Management
10 2 (4.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) C
2 19 (38.00%) C++
3 7 (14.00%) Python
3 7 (14.00%) Perl
4 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.00%) Embedded C
6 4 (8.00%) SQL
7 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.00%) Embedded C++
7 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.00%) Java
8 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (38.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) MCSE
2 1 (2.00%) PhD
2 1 (2.00%) CCNP
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) NVQ Level 4
2 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) JTAG
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Cisco
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) VMware
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) Sybase
3 3 (6.00%) IBM
3 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.00%) Huawei
5 1 (2.00%) Broadcom
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Blue Personnel
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Blue Personnel
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Surrey
IT HR
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
West London
Sky
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago