The table below looks at the prevalence of the term MPEG in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MPEG over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 245
Permanent jobs citing MPEG 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - - 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -37.64% +6.25%  

MPEG is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2024 1953 2033
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 38.07% 37.29% 34.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1621 1617 1608
Median salary £40,000 £42,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.32% +12.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

MPEG
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing MPEG as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for MPEG in the South West

MPEG
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for MPEG in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South West region with a requirement for MPEG.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Digital TV
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Planning Poker
2 2 (66.67%) DRM
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) PhD

MPEG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Lead Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) HEVC
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Digital TV
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (33.33%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) DRM
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Planning Poker
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) PhD
2 2 (66.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP