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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
Rank 930 943 941
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing MPEG 18 28 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.025% 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.041% 0.062% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 49
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%

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
43770 44904 49470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.37% 40.59% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35309 35400 39225
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,983
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 April 2016 within the UK.

MPEG Salary Histogram in the UK

MPEG
Top 9 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 30 April 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
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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 -3 18 £40,000 -15.78% 3
East of England +13 14 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Suffolk +8 14 £40,000 -15.78%
Ipswich +4 14 £40,000 -15.78%
South East +23 3 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Berkshire +19 3 £40,000 -
Reading +16 1 - -
London +10 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £47,500 -

MPEG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 24 (85.71%) HTML
1 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 24 (85.71%) HTML5
2 22 (78.57%) jQuery
2 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (78.57%) TDD
2 22 (78.57%) HTTP
3 16 (57.14%) FFmpeg
3 16 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (28.57%) PHP
5 6 (21.43%) MySQL
5 6 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (21.43%) LAMP
5 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.29%) Degree
6 4 (14.29%) DVB
7 3 (10.71%) STL
7 3 (10.71%) C
7 3 (10.71%) C++
7 3 (10.71%) Electronics
7 3 (10.71%) STB
8 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
8 2 (7.14%) Device Driver
8 2 (7.14%) Objective-C
8 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
8 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
8 2 (7.14%) Qt
8 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) Java
8 2 (7.14%) MFC

MPEG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) AutoCAD
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.57%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) HTTP
2 4 (14.29%) DVB
3 1 (3.57%) Broadband
3 1 (3.57%) DOCSIS
3 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.57%) SDH
3 1 (3.57%) VoIP
3 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.71%) Electronics
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Software Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) AWS Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Development Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Broadcast Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) C++ Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Junior
5 1 (3.57%) Junior Electronics Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) HTML
1 24 (85.71%) HTML5
2 22 (78.57%) jQuery
3 16 (57.14%) FFmpeg
4 6 (21.43%) LAMP
5 3 (10.71%) STL
6 2 (7.14%) MFC
6 2 (7.14%) Qt
7 1 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) STB
2 2 (7.14%) Device Driver
2 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.57%) BBC
3 1 (3.57%) DTV
3 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.57%) Interactive TV
3 1 (3.57%) IPTV
3 1 (3.57%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (3.57%) VHDL
3 1 (3.57%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (78.57%) TDD
2 16 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Schematic Capture
5 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 8 (28.57%) PHP
3 3 (10.71%) C
3 3 (10.71%) C++
4 2 (7.14%) Apple Swift
4 2 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (3.57%) BT
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco
1 1 (3.57%) Ericsson
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) Motorola
1 1 (3.57%) Nokia
1 1 (3.57%) Virgin Media
1 1 (3.57%) Xilinx
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