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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
Rank 870 864 848
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs citing MPEG 26 68 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.058% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.061% 0.14% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 25 57 28
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
42370 47612 42476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.65% 40.31% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 33487 38087 34480
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 May 2015 within the UK.

MPEG Salary Histogram in the UK

MPEG
Top 13 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 26 May 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
(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 +12 26 £47,500 +5.55% 4
East of England +15 16 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Suffolk +11 13 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Ipswich +1 13 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Bristol - 5 £32,500 -
South West - 5 £32,500 -
South East +6 3 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Cambridgeshire +1 3 £42,500 -10.52%
London +17 2 £30,000 -33.33%
Staines - 2 £60,000 -
Surrey - 2 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Peterborough - 1 £40,000 -

MPEG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 37 (60.66%) HTML
1 37 (60.66%) JavaScript
2 35 (57.38%) C++
3 34 (55.74%) Linux
4 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (50.82%) C
6 28 (45.90%) Multithreading
7 27 (44.26%) Software Engineering
8 23 (37.70%) OO
8 23 (37.70%) OOD
8 23 (37.70%) HTML5
9 19 (31.15%) HTTP
10 17 (27.87%) TDD
11 15 (24.59%) Scrum
11 15 (24.59%) LAMP
11 15 (24.59%) PHP
12 13 (21.31%) FFmpeg
12 13 (21.31%) Kalman Filter
13 12 (19.67%) SDLC
13 12 (19.67%) Image Processing
13 12 (19.67%) Video Processing
13 12 (19.67%) Parallel Processing
13 12 (19.67%) CSS
13 12 (19.67%) Python
14 11 (18.03%) Telecoms
15 10 (16.39%) TCP/IP
16 9 (14.75%) OOA/OOD
16 9 (14.75%) Windows
16 9 (14.75%) XML
16 9 (14.75%) Perl

MPEG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.28%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.15%) HTTP
2 10 (16.39%) TCP/IP
3 9 (14.75%) DLNA
4 4 (6.56%) DVB
5 2 (3.28%) Wireless
5 2 (3.28%) Internet
6 1 (1.64%) VoIP
6 1 (1.64%) WAN
6 1 (1.64%) Wireless Security
6 1 (1.64%) IGMP
6 1 (1.64%) RTSP
6 1 (1.64%) Telepresence
6 1 (1.64%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
1 6 (9.84%) MSBuild
1 6 (9.84%) AccuRev
2 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (18.03%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.84%) Multimedia
3 3 (4.92%) Finance
4 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (49.18%) Developer
2 27 (44.26%) Software Engineer
3 23 (37.70%) Software Developer
4 13 (21.31%) Lead Developer
4 13 (21.31%) Lead Software Developer
5 7 (11.48%) C++ Developer
5 7 (11.48%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.56%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Graduate
9 3 (4.92%) Graduate C# Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Support Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) C++ Software Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Graduate Software Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (60.66%) HTML
2 23 (37.70%) HTML5
3 15 (24.59%) LAMP
4 13 (21.31%) FFmpeg
5 12 (19.67%) CSS
6 9 (14.75%) XML
7 8 (13.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 8 (13.11%) STL
8 6 (9.84%) RESTful
8 6 (9.84%) REST
8 6 (9.84%) WinForms
8 6 (9.84%) WCF
8 6 (9.84%) WPF
8 6 (9.84%) WF
8 6 (9.84%) Silverlight
8 6 (9.84%) .NET Remoting
8 6 (9.84%) XSD
8 6 (9.84%) XSLT
8 6 (9.84%) .NET
8 6 (9.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (6.56%) Streaming Video
2 4 (6.56%) IPTV
3 3 (4.92%) DTV
3 3 (4.92%) Machine to Machine
4 2 (3.28%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.28%) CUDA
5 1 (1.64%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) STB
5 1 (1.64%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.64%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.64%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 34 (55.74%) Linux
2 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 9 (14.75%) Android
3 1 (1.64%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.90%) Multithreading
3 27 (44.26%) Software Engineering
4 23 (37.70%) OO
4 23 (37.70%) OOD
5 17 (27.87%) TDD
6 15 (24.59%) Scrum
7 13 (21.31%) Kalman Filter
8 12 (19.67%) SDLC
8 12 (19.67%) Image Processing
8 12 (19.67%) Video Processing
8 12 (19.67%) Parallel Processing
9 9 (14.75%) OOA/OOD
9 9 (14.75%) Kanban
9 9 (14.75%) Software Architecture
9 9 (14.75%) Android Development
10 7 (11.48%) OOP
10 7 (11.48%) Refactoring
11 6 (9.84%) Performance Analysis
11 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 37 (60.66%) JavaScript
2 35 (57.38%) C++
3 31 (50.82%) C
4 15 (24.59%) PHP
5 12 (19.67%) Python
6 9 (14.75%) Perl
6 9 (14.75%) Bash Shell
7 8 (13.11%) Java
8 6 (9.84%) XPath
8 6 (9.84%) C#
8 6 (9.84%) SQL
8 6 (9.84%) T-SQL
8 6 (9.84%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.64%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) CCNP
1 1 (1.64%) CCNA
1 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.64%) PhD
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) JTAG
Vendors
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.28%) Tandberg
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco
3 1 (1.64%) CA
3 1 (1.64%) Ericsson
3 1 (1.64%) SAP
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