Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term MPEG in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MPEG over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 787 810 888
Rank change year-on-year +23 +78 +2
Permanent jobs citing MPEG 13 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.015% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.038% 0.034% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 7
London median annual salary £53,750 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.44% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £40,000 £28,350
90th Percentile £64,100 £55,625 £57,500
England median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +11.11% +1.25%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 33,976 32,753 40,312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.41% 46.06% 48.06%
Number of salaries quoted 25,768 27,675 33,288
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.46% +1.82%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,300 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +6.52%

MPEG
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for MPEG in London

MPEG
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for MPEG in London

MPEG
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPEG in London over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for MPEG in London

MPEG
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPEG within the London region over the 6 months to 17 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
Central London -17 8 - -
West London - 3 £47,500 -
MPEG
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for MPEG.

1 10 (76.92%) DVB
1 10 (76.92%) STB
2 9 (69.23%) IPTV
2 9 (69.23%) JIRA
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Python
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) DRM
3 8 (61.54%) Digital TV
3 8 (61.54%) CA
3 8 (61.54%) Apple
3 8 (61.54%) OpenGL
3 8 (61.54%) C
3 8 (61.54%) C++
3 8 (61.54%) Media Streaming
3 8 (61.54%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (61.54%) Multithreading
3 8 (61.54%) Subversion
3 8 (61.54%) Cryptography
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Multimedia
3 8 (61.54%) BT
3 8 (61.54%) Validation
3 8 (61.54%) BBC
3 8 (61.54%) Qt
3 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
3 8 (61.54%) Open Source
3 8 (61.54%) D-Bus
3 8 (61.54%) GStreamer
3 8 (61.54%) Memory Management

MPEG
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) DVB
2 4 (30.77%) HbbTV
3 1 (7.69%) 3G
3 1 (7.69%) 4G
3 1 (7.69%) FTP
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) JIRA
2 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 8 (61.54%) Subversion
General
1 8 (61.54%) Multimedia
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Broadcast Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Mobile Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Web Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) D-Bus
1 8 (61.54%) GStreamer
1 8 (61.54%) HEVC
1 8 (61.54%) OpenGL
1 8 (61.54%) Qt
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (30.77%) HTML5
3 4 (30.77%) Middleware
3 4 (30.77%) RESTful
3 4 (30.77%) Wayland
3 4 (30.77%) XMPP
4 2 (15.38%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) LAMP
5 1 (7.69%) Node.js
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) STB
2 9 (69.23%) IPTV
3 8 (61.54%) BBC
3 8 (61.54%) Digital TV
3 8 (61.54%) Media Streaming
4 1 (7.69%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (7.69%) Video on Demand
4 1 (7.69%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Android
3 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) Cryptography
1 8 (61.54%) DRM
1 8 (61.54%) Memory Management
1 8 (61.54%) Multithreading
1 8 (61.54%) Open Source
1 8 (61.54%) Validation
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
4 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Python
2 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
2 8 (61.54%) C
2 8 (61.54%) C++
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) OIPF
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) systemd
2 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Apple
2 8 (61.54%) Arqiva
2 8 (61.54%) BT
2 8 (61.54%) CA
3 4 (30.77%) Broadcom
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco