Period
to 2 July 2020

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 2 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB)
UK
6 months to
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 823 1084 1129
Rank change year-on-year +261 +45 +51
Permanent jobs citing DAB 28 28 78
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.019% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.12% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 43
Median annual salary £33,731 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.67% -21.43% +20.69%
10th Percentile £27,500 £55,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £150,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -40.91% -12.00% +7.76%

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 11,844 22,861 26,673
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.00% 15.67% 15.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9,250 17,288 21,198
Median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% - +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

DAB
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for DAB in the UK

DAB
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DAB.

Salary trend for DAB in the UK

DAB
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing DAB over the 6 months to 2 July 2020.

Salary histogram for DAB in the UK

DAB
Top 7 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 2 July 2020. 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 +277 27 £33,116 -39.79% 4
UK excluding London +223 26 £32,500 -40.91% 4
East Midlands - 13 £32,500 -
Midlands - 13 £32,500 -
South East +148 12 £67,500 +22.73% 3
London +184 2 £91,866 -38.76%
Wales +10 1 £57,500 -2.13%

For the 6 months to 2 July 2020, 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 13 (46.43%) Java
1 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
1 13 (46.43%) Objective-C
1 13 (46.43%) Mobile App
1 13 (46.43%) Mobile Application Development
1 13 (46.43%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (46.43%) React Native
2 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 11 (39.29%) Juniper
3 11 (39.29%) Cisco
4 10 (35.71%) CCNP
4 10 (35.71%) CCDP
4 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (35.71%) OSPF
4 10 (35.71%) BGP
4 10 (35.71%) JNCIS
4 10 (35.71%) Firewall
4 10 (35.71%) Brocade
4 10 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (32.14%) Migration
6 8 (28.57%) Wireless
6 8 (28.57%) Law
6 8 (28.57%) LAN
6 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
7 6 (21.43%) Network Management
8 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared
9 4 (14.29%) VLAN
9 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (14.29%) JNCIA
9 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon EKS
1 1 (3.57%) AWS
1 1 (3.57%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) BGP
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (35.71%) Firewall
1 10 (35.71%) OSPF
2 8 (28.57%) LAN
2 8 (28.57%) Wireless
3 4 (14.29%) DNS
3 4 (14.29%) DWDM
3 4 (14.29%) VLAN
3 4 (14.29%) VPN
3 4 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (3.57%) Redis
General
1 8 (28.57%) Law
2 4 (14.29%) Military
3 2 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Applications Developer
1 13 (46.43%) Architect
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
1 13 (46.43%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 13 (46.43%) Mobile Developer
1 13 (46.43%) React Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Network Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Juniper Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Designer
5 1 (3.57%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Network Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Social Media Officer
5 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (46.43%) Mobile App
2 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Mobile Application Development
2 9 (32.14%) Migration
3 6 (21.43%) Network Management
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Fintech
5 2 (7.14%) Network Design
5 2 (7.14%) Requirements Management
5 2 (7.14%) SIEM
6 1 (3.57%) Coaching
6 1 (3.57%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.57%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Microservices
6 1 (3.57%) Open Source
6 1 (3.57%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (3.57%) Project Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) Technology Roadmap
6 1 (3.57%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Java
1 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
1 13 (46.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 10 (35.71%) CCDP
2 10 (35.71%) CCNP
2 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (35.71%) JNCIS
3 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) CCNA
4 4 (14.29%) JNCIA
4 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (14.29%) VMware NSX
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Ansible
1 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco
1 11 (39.29%) Juniper
2 10 (35.71%) Brocade
3 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) YouTube
4 1 (3.57%) Google