Period
to 26 September 2018

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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
UK > England
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1134 1156 1190
Rank change year-on-year +22 +34 +40
Permanent jobs citing MPEG 7 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.004% 0.004% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.010% 0.008% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 20
England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -14.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £33,500 £25,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £52,600 £46,250 £55,500
UK median annual salary £19,750 £37,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year -47.33% -14.29% +9.38%

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 68,709 74,750 77,956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.00% 44.80% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 53,455 56,472 64,782
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 26 September 2018.

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 26 September 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
East of England - 4 £53,500 -
London +25 1 £47,500 - 1
North of England +21 1 £42,500 +60.38%
South West +17 1 £32,500 +22.64%
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
MPEG
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, IT jobs citing MPEG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for MPEG.

1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) Video\Live Streaming
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) Qt
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) HEVC
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (42.86%) Network Optimisation
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 3 (42.86%) 802.11
4 3 (42.86%) DRM
4 3 (42.86%) DVB
4 3 (42.86%) RTP
4 3 (42.86%) JSON
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) Software Licensing
4 3 (42.86%) 802.1X

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) 802.11
2 3 (42.86%) DVB
2 3 (42.86%) RTP
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) DLNA
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (14.29%) Multicast
4 1 (14.29%) UPnP
4 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
1 3 (42.86%) Redmine
2 1 (14.29%) GCC
2 1 (14.29%) GDB
2 1 (14.29%) GoogleTest
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Mockito
General
1 3 (42.86%) Multimedia
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Broadcast Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HEVC
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) Qt
2 3 (42.86%) 802.1X
2 3 (42.86%) FFmpeg
2 3 (42.86%) GStreamer
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) JNI
3 1 (14.29%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Video\Live Streaming
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Internet of Things
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) DRM
3 3 (42.86%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (42.86%) Network Optimisation
3 3 (42.86%) Software Licensing
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Broadcast Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google