Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term MPEG in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MPEG over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1130 1194 1233
Rank change year-on-year +64 +39 -18
Permanent jobs citing MPEG 21 18 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.010% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.029% 0.024% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 39
England median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% +1.27%
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £24,050
90th Percentile £80,000 £61,050 £53,000
UK median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% +1.27%

MPEG is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 73107 73696 86935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.29% 41.07% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 55418 61093 70351
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

MPEG
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for MPEG in England

MPEG
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for MPEG in England

MPEG
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPEG in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MPEG in England

MPEG
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPEG within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 +17 10 £47,500 +5.56%
South East +43 7 £37,500 -39.52%
East of England +7 3 £80,000 +100.00%
South West - 1 £26,500 -
MPEG
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing MPEG 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 MPEG.

1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) C++
2 15 (71.43%) Python
2 15 (71.43%) DVB
3 14 (66.67%) Linux
3 14 (66.67%) C
3 14 (66.67%) STB
3 14 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
4 11 (52.38%) HEVC
5 10 (47.62%) Electronics
6 8 (38.10%) Validation
6 8 (38.10%) BBC
6 8 (38.10%) Subversion
6 8 (38.10%) BT
6 8 (38.10%) Multimedia
6 8 (38.10%) JIRA
6 8 (38.10%) Cryptography
6 8 (38.10%) Media Streaming
6 8 (38.10%) IPTV
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 8 (38.10%) CA
6 8 (38.10%) Apple
6 8 (38.10%) OpenGL
6 8 (38.10%) DRM
6 8 (38.10%) Digital TV
6 8 (38.10%) Arqiva
6 8 (38.10%) Multithreading
6 8 (38.10%) Qt
6 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
6 8 (38.10%) Open Source

MPEG
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 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) DVB
2 6 (28.57%) IPv4
2 6 (28.57%) IPv6
2 6 (28.57%) UPnP
3 4 (19.05%) HbbTV
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) 3G
5 1 (4.76%) 4G
5 1 (4.76%) FTP
5 1 (4.76%) HTTP
5 1 (4.76%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
1 8 (38.10%) JIRA
1 8 (38.10%) Subversion
General
1 10 (47.62%) Electronics
2 8 (38.10%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Integration Engineer
1 6 (28.57%) Software Integration Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Research Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Broadcast Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate Python Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Python Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) HEVC
2 8 (38.10%) D-Bus
2 8 (38.10%) GStreamer
2 8 (38.10%) OpenGL
2 8 (38.10%) Qt
3 5 (23.81%) HTML
3 5 (23.81%) HTML5
4 4 (19.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (19.05%) Middleware
4 4 (19.05%) RESTful
4 4 (19.05%) Wayland
4 4 (19.05%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) STB
2 8 (38.10%) BBC
2 8 (38.10%) Digital TV
2 8 (38.10%) IPTV
2 8 (38.10%) Media Streaming
3 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (28.57%) Video on Demand
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.76%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (4.76%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Cryptography
2 8 (38.10%) DRM
2 8 (38.10%) Memory Management
2 8 (38.10%) Multithreading
2 8 (38.10%) Open Source
2 8 (38.10%) Validation
3 7 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 6 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
4 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 6 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) Multithreaded Programming
7 3 (14.29%) Low Latency
8 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.76%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C++
1 15 (71.43%) Python
2 14 (66.67%) C
3 8 (38.10%) Bash Shell
4 6 (28.57%) Embedded C
4 6 (28.57%) Embedded C++
4 6 (28.57%) Perl
5 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) OIPF
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) systemd
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Apple
1 8 (38.10%) Arqiva
1 8 (38.10%) BT
1 8 (38.10%) CA
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Broadcom
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco