The table below looks at the prevalence of the term MPEG in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPEG 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
Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
Rank 865 872 844
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -28
Permanent jobs citing MPEG 37 66 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.056% 0.037%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.084% 0.14% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 33 47 27
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
44274 46831 43551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.00% 39.66% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35175 37160 35447
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPEG
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPEG within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

MPEG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MPEG
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPEG within the UK.

MPEG Salary Trend in the UK

MPEG
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPEG over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 within the UK.

MPEG Salary Histogram in the UK

MPEG
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPEG 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 -5 37 £37,500 -16.66% 9
East of England +6 17 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Cambridgeshire 0 9 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Suffolk +3 8 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Ipswich -12 8 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Manchester - 8 £30,000 -
North West - 8 £30,000 - 1
South West - 6 £32,500 - 1
Bristol - 6 £32,500 - 1
Peterborough - 5 £40,000 - 1
South East +1 3 - - 1
Hampshire - 3 - - 1
London +4 2 £30,000 -25.46% 4
Cambridge +8 1 £52,500 +10.52%
West Midlands - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -

MPEG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing MPEG 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 MPEG.

1 36 (53.73%) Linux
2 35 (52.24%) C
3 34 (50.75%) HTML
3 34 (50.75%) JavaScript
4 32 (47.76%) C++
5 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (46.27%) Software Engineering
6 22 (32.84%) HTTP
7 21 (31.34%) Multithreading
8 20 (29.85%) HTML5
9 17 (25.37%) TDD
10 16 (23.88%) LAMP
10 16 (23.88%) PHP
11 15 (22.39%) Java
11 15 (22.39%) Android
12 14 (20.90%) FFmpeg
12 14 (20.90%) Kalman Filter
12 14 (20.90%) OO
12 14 (20.90%) OOD
12 14 (20.90%) Scrum
12 14 (20.90%) Telecoms
13 13 (19.40%) DVB
13 13 (19.40%) VoIP
13 13 (19.40%) Windows
14 12 (17.91%) Finance
14 12 (17.91%) Multimedia
15 10 (14.93%) Device Driver
15 10 (14.93%) Flash
15 10 (14.93%) CSS
16 9 (13.43%) Middleware

MPEG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing MPEG 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 MPEG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.97%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.99%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.84%) HTTP
2 13 (19.40%) VoIP
2 13 (19.40%) DVB
3 8 (11.94%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (11.94%) NFC
3 8 (11.94%) WLAN
3 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
3 8 (11.94%) Bluetooth
3 8 (11.94%) GPRS
3 8 (11.94%) GSM
3 8 (11.94%) UMTS
4 7 (10.45%) DLNA
5 5 (7.46%) Multicast
5 5 (7.46%) Telepresence
5 5 (7.46%) Wireless Security
5 5 (7.46%) Wireless
5 5 (7.46%) WAN
6 3 (4.48%) IGMP
6 3 (4.48%) RTSP
7 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) AccuRev
1 4 (5.97%) MSBuild
1 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (20.90%) Telecoms
2 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 12 (17.91%) Multimedia
3 8 (11.94%) Automotive
4 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.99%) Marketing
6 1 (1.49%) Electronics
6 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (40.30%) Software Engineer
2 26 (38.81%) Developer
3 22 (32.84%) Software Developer
4 14 (20.90%) Lead Developer
4 14 (20.90%) Lead Software Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Support Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Graduate
6 7 (10.45%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Network Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.97%) C++ Developer
8 4 (5.97%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.97%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Graduate C# Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Support Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Graduate Software Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (50.75%) HTML
2 20 (29.85%) HTML5
3 16 (23.88%) LAMP
4 14 (20.90%) FFmpeg
5 10 (14.93%) CSS
5 10 (14.93%) Flash
6 9 (13.43%) Middleware
7 8 (11.94%) Qt
7 8 (11.94%) OpenCL
7 8 (11.94%) BREW
7 8 (11.94%) J2ME
7 8 (11.94%) SVG
7 8 (11.94%) OpenGL
7 8 (11.94%) UIQ
7 8 (11.94%) Series 60
7 8 (11.94%) OpenAL
8 7 (10.45%) XML
9 5 (7.46%) jQuery
10 4 (5.97%) RESTful
10 4 (5.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Device Driver
2 8 (11.94%) IPTV
2 8 (11.94%) iPhone
3 6 (8.96%) Video on Demand
3 6 (8.96%) Streaming Video
4 5 (7.46%) STB
4 5 (7.46%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (7.46%) Over-the-Top Content
5 4 (5.97%) DTV
6 3 (4.48%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (1.49%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (53.73%) Linux
2 15 (22.39%) Android
3 13 (19.40%) Windows
4 8 (11.94%) Windows 7
4 8 (11.94%) Windows 8
4 8 (11.94%) Windows Mobile
4 8 (11.94%) Nucleus RTOS
4 8 (11.94%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (46.27%) Software Engineering
2 21 (31.34%) Multithreading
3 17 (25.37%) TDD
4 14 (20.90%) Scrum
4 14 (20.90%) OO
4 14 (20.90%) OOD
4 14 (20.90%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (11.94%) Mentoring
5 8 (11.94%) Mobile Commerce
5 8 (11.94%) DRM
5 8 (11.94%) Speech Recognition
6 7 (10.45%) Refactoring
6 7 (10.45%) OOP
6 7 (10.45%) OOA/OOD
6 7 (10.45%) SDLC
6 7 (10.45%) Kanban
6 7 (10.45%) Image Processing
6 7 (10.45%) Video Processing
6 7 (10.45%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (52.24%) C
2 34 (50.75%) JavaScript
3 32 (47.76%) C++
4 16 (23.88%) PHP
5 15 (22.39%) Java
6 8 (11.94%) Python
7 7 (10.45%) Perl
7 7 (10.45%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.97%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.97%) XPath
8 4 (5.97%) C#
8 4 (5.97%) SQL
8 4 (5.97%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.49%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) CCNP
1 5 (7.46%) CCNA
1 5 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Symbian
2 5 (7.46%) Cisco
2 5 (7.46%) Tandberg
3 3 (4.48%) CA
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
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