Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for DVB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DVB over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1108 1133 1232
Rank change year-on-year +25 +99 -16
Permanent jobs citing DVB 41 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.018% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.11% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 28
England median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £32,650
90th Percentile £67,500 £83,750 £64,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% +12.50%

DVB is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 24,892 28,106 32,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.27% 16.83% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20,350 23,012 27,414
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

DVB
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing DVB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for DVB in England

DVB
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DVB in England.

Salary trend for DVB in England

DVB
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DVB in England over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for DVB in England

DVB
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DVB within the England region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +25 26 £47,500 - 6
South East +12 11 £37,500 - 1
East of England - 4 £50,000 -
DVB
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing DVB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for DVB.

1 25 (60.98%) C
2 24 (58.54%) C++
3 21 (51.22%) Python
4 20 (48.78%) Linux
4 20 (48.78%) STB
4 20 (48.78%) Embedded Systems
5 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (41.46%) IPTV
7 16 (39.02%) MPEG
8 15 (36.59%) Embedded Linux
9 14 (34.15%) Embedded Software Development
9 14 (34.15%) Digital TV
10 13 (31.71%) Perl
11 12 (29.27%) BT
11 12 (29.27%) BBC
11 12 (29.27%) D-Bus
11 12 (29.27%) Arqiva
11 12 (29.27%) Degree
11 12 (29.27%) JIRA
11 12 (29.27%) Open Source
12 10 (24.39%) Video on Demand
12 10 (24.39%) Test Automation
12 10 (24.39%) Electronics
13 9 (21.95%) DRM
13 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
13 9 (21.95%) Mathematics
13 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
14 8 (19.51%) Media Streaming
14 8 (19.51%) Multithreading
14 8 (19.51%) Qt

DVB
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Wireless
2 6 (14.63%) IPv4
2 6 (14.63%) IPv6
2 6 (14.63%) UPnP
3 5 (12.20%) HbbTV
4 4 (9.76%) DOCSIS
4 4 (9.76%) Multicast
4 4 (9.76%) Wireshark
5 3 (7.32%) MPLS
5 3 (7.32%) SDH
6 1 (2.44%) 3GPP
6 1 (2.44%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) JIRA
2 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.51%) Subversion
General
1 10 (24.39%) Electronics
2 8 (19.51%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Software Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) DSP Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Integration Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Software Integration Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Broadcast Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Manual Tester
4 4 (9.76%) Test Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Tester
5 3 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Presales Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) DTV Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Video On Demand Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Marketing Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) D-Bus
2 8 (19.51%) GStreamer
2 8 (19.51%) HEVC
2 8 (19.51%) OpenGL
2 8 (19.51%) Qt
3 5 (12.20%) HTML
3 5 (12.20%) Middleware
4 4 (9.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (9.76%) HTML5
4 4 (9.76%) RESTful
4 4 (9.76%) Wayland
4 4 (9.76%) XMPP
5 3 (7.32%) POSIX
6 1 (2.44%) CSS
6 1 (2.44%) LAMP
6 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (48.78%) Embedded Systems
1 20 (48.78%) STB
2 17 (41.46%) IPTV
3 16 (39.02%) MPEG
4 14 (34.15%) Digital TV
5 12 (29.27%) BBC
6 10 (24.39%) Video on Demand
7 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
8 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (19.51%) Media Streaming
9 7 (17.07%) Algorithms
10 4 (9.76%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (9.76%) Over-the-Top Content
11 3 (7.32%) Digital Media
12 2 (4.88%) Interactive TV
13 1 (2.44%) User Experience
13 1 (2.44%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Linux
2 15 (36.59%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (17.07%) Unix
4 2 (4.88%) Android
5 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) Embedded Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) Open Source
4 10 (24.39%) Test Automation
5 9 (21.95%) DRM
5 9 (21.95%) Mathematics
5 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
6 8 (19.51%) Cryptography
6 8 (19.51%) Memory Management
6 8 (19.51%) Multithreading
6 8 (19.51%) Validation
7 7 (17.07%) Digital Signal Processing
7 7 (17.07%) Signal Processing
8 6 (14.63%) Defect Tracking
8 6 (14.63%) Integration Testing
8 6 (14.63%) Performance Testing
8 6 (14.63%) Regression Testing
9 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
10 4 (9.76%) API Testing
10 4 (9.76%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) C
2 24 (58.54%) C++
3 21 (51.22%) Python
4 13 (31.71%) Perl
5 8 (19.51%) Bash Shell
5 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
5 8 (19.51%) MATLAB
6 6 (14.63%) Embedded C
6 6 (14.63%) Embedded C++
7 4 (9.76%) Java
7 4 (9.76%) Ruby
8 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Degree
2 7 (17.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (9.76%) ISTQB
4 3 (7.32%) CCIP
4 3 (7.32%) CCNP
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) OIPF
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) systemd
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Arqiva
1 12 (29.27%) BT
2 8 (19.51%) Apple
2 8 (19.51%) CA
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) Broadcom
4 1 (2.44%) Aspera
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) Signiant