Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for DAB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DAB over the 6 months to 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB)
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1003 1109 1179
Rank change year-on-year +106 +70 +39
Permanent jobs citing DAB 67 55 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.033% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 26
UK median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +13.64% +30.95%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +13.64% +90.89%

DAB 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 21,197 24,522 27,795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.56% 14.88% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16,265 19,417 22,612
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

DAB
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing DAB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for DAB in the UK

DAB
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DAB in the UK

DAB
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DAB over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for DAB in the UK

DAB
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DAB within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 2019. 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
England +98 65 £50,000 -20.00% 10
UK excluding London +96 64 £50,000 -20.00% 10
South East +30 19 £58,750 -16.07% 5
East of England +81 17 £27,500 -
Midlands +50 12 £45,000 +2.86% 2
South West +27 11 £50,000 +66.67%
East Midlands +36 10 £45,000 +20.00% 1
North of England +34 3 £70,000 +84.21% 2
Yorkshire +8 3 £70,000 +84.21% 2
London +84 2 £48,750 -22.00% 1
West Midlands +41 2 - - 1
Wales - 2 £58,750 -

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, IT jobs citing DAB 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 with a requirement for DAB.

1 28 (41.79%) Security Cleared
2 23 (34.33%) User Experience
3 19 (28.36%) Mobile App
3 19 (28.36%) SC Cleared
4 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
5 17 (25.37%) Games
5 17 (25.37%) Analytics
5 17 (25.37%) Translating Business Requirements
6 15 (22.39%) WorldPay
6 15 (22.39%) Wireframes
6 15 (22.39%) Customer Requirements
6 15 (22.39%) Balsamiq
6 15 (22.39%) OmniGraffle
6 15 (22.39%) Axure RP
6 15 (22.39%) Test Automation
6 15 (22.39%) Migration
6 15 (22.39%) Retail
6 15 (22.39%) Smartphone
6 15 (22.39%) ISTQB
6 15 (22.39%) CCNP
6 15 (22.39%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (22.39%) Juniper
6 15 (22.39%) Cisco
7 13 (19.40%) JNCIS
7 13 (19.40%) Software Testing
7 13 (19.40%) Brocade
7 13 (19.40%) Integration Testing
7 13 (19.40%) Test Scripting
7 13 (19.40%) CCDP
7 13 (19.40%) OSPF

DAB
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 15 (22.39%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.49%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Azure
2 4 (5.97%) PaaS
3 2 (2.99%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) BGP
1 13 (19.40%) Cisco ASA
1 13 (19.40%) Firewall
1 13 (19.40%) OSPF
2 11 (16.42%) LAN
2 11 (16.42%) Wireless
3 9 (13.43%) DNS
3 9 (13.43%) WAN
4 8 (11.94%) DWDM
5 5 (7.46%) VLAN
5 5 (7.46%) VPN
6 3 (4.48%) DHCP
7 2 (2.99%) Internet
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) Axure RP
1 15 (22.39%) Balsamiq
2 8 (11.94%) gulp
3 6 (8.96%) Grunt
4 2 (2.99%) Appium
4 2 (2.99%) webpack
5 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (25.37%) Games
2 15 (22.39%) Retail
3 5 (7.46%) Military
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (26.87%) Architect
2 15 (22.39%) Designer
2 15 (22.39%) Developer
2 15 (22.39%) Digital Designer
2 15 (22.39%) Digital UX Designer
2 15 (22.39%) Test Engineer
2 15 (22.39%) UI Designer
2 15 (22.39%) UI/UX Designer
2 15 (22.39%) UX Designer
3 14 (20.90%) Network Architect
4 8 (11.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (11.94%) Senior Test Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Cisco Architect
5 7 (10.45%) Cisco Network Architect
5 7 (10.45%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Juniper Architect
6 6 (8.96%) UX Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Xamarin Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.93%) CSS
1 10 (14.93%) CSS3
1 10 (14.93%) HTML
1 10 (14.93%) HTML5
2 4 (5.97%) .NET
2 4 (5.97%) .NET Core
2 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
2 4 (5.97%) React
3 2 (2.99%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (2.99%) Redux
3 2 (2.99%) Vue.js
3 2 (2.99%) Web Services
4 1 (1.49%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.33%) User Experience
2 19 (28.36%) Mobile App
3 15 (22.39%) Smartphone
4 11 (16.42%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.99%) Digital TV
5 2 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.99%) Smart Home
6 1 (1.49%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) Android
2 4 (5.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Analytics
1 17 (25.37%) Translating Business Requirements
2 15 (22.39%) Customer Requirements
2 15 (22.39%) Migration
2 15 (22.39%) Test Automation
2 15 (22.39%) Wireframes
3 13 (19.40%) Integration Testing
3 13 (19.40%) Software Testing
3 13 (19.40%) Test Scripting
4 10 (14.93%) Network Management
5 8 (11.94%) Front End Development
5 8 (11.94%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (7.46%) SDLC
7 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.97%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.97%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (5.97%) Web Design
8 3 (4.48%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (2.99%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.46%) C#
3 2 (2.99%) ES7
3 2 (2.99%) Python
4 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (41.79%) Security Cleared
2 19 (28.36%) SC Cleared
3 15 (22.39%) CCNP
3 15 (22.39%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (22.39%) ISTQB
4 13 (19.40%) CCDP
4 13 (19.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (19.40%) JNCIS
5 7 (10.45%) DV Cleared
6 5 (7.46%) CCNA
6 5 (7.46%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.99%) CISSP
7 2 (2.99%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.94%) VMware NSX
3 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Cisco
1 15 (22.39%) Juniper
1 15 (22.39%) WorldPay
2 13 (19.40%) Brocade
3 10 (14.93%) VMware
4 4 (5.97%) Xamarin
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.48%) YouTube
6 2 (2.99%) Arqiva
7 1 (1.49%) Fujitsu