Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB)
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 969 1066 1154
Rank change year-on-year +97 +88 +23
Permanent jobs citing DAB 68 42 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.028% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 46 10 34
UK median annual salary £45,000 £62,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.00% +11.11% +30.81%
10th Percentile £33,731 £37,825 £29,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -28.00% +13.64% +120.00%

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 18,982 22,680 26,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.03% 15.04% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14,921 17,748 21,173
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £72,500
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 21 January 2020.

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 21 January 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 +125 67 £45,000 -28.00% 15
UK excluding London +112 60 £45,000 -28.00% 17
South East +44 24 £62,500 -16.67% 6
Midlands +41 15 £42,500 +13.33% 3
East Midlands +26 13 £42,500 +13.33% 3
South West - 10 £38,750 - 2
London +37 7 £33,731 -41.34%
East of England +65 5 - - 3
North of England +59 5 £70,000 +84.21% 1
Yorkshire +41 5 £70,000 +84.21%
West Midlands - 2 - -
Wales - 1 £57,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 34 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (30.88%) SC Cleared
3 20 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (29.41%) CCNP
3 20 (29.41%) CCDP
3 20 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (29.41%) Juniper
3 20 (29.41%) OSPF
3 20 (29.41%) BGP
3 20 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 20 (29.41%) Cisco
3 20 (29.41%) Firewall
3 20 (29.41%) JNCIS
3 20 (29.41%) Brocade
4 17 (25.00%) Migration
5 16 (23.53%) Wireless
5 16 (23.53%) LAN
5 16 (23.53%) Data Centre
6 14 (20.59%) Mobile App
7 13 (19.12%) User Experience
8 12 (17.65%) Network Management
8 12 (17.65%) Test Automation
8 12 (17.65%) Integration Testing
8 12 (17.65%) Test Scripting
9 11 (16.18%) WAN
9 11 (16.18%) DNS
10 10 (14.71%) HTML
10 10 (14.71%) CSS
10 10 (14.71%) DWDM
10 10 (14.71%) Software Testing

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 5 (7.35%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.47%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Azure
2 6 (8.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (29.41%) BGP
1 20 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
1 20 (29.41%) Firewall
1 20 (29.41%) OSPF
2 16 (23.53%) LAN
2 16 (23.53%) Wireless
3 11 (16.18%) DNS
3 11 (16.18%) WAN
4 10 (14.71%) DWDM
5 7 (10.29%) VLAN
5 7 (10.29%) VPN
6 3 (4.41%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) gulp
2 6 (8.82%) Grunt
3 5 (7.35%) Axure RP
3 5 (7.35%) Balsamiq
4 2 (2.94%) webpack
5 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (14.71%) Retail
2 7 (10.29%) Games
2 7 (10.29%) Military
3 5 (7.35%) Law
3 5 (7.35%) Legal
3 5 (7.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (33.82%) Architect
2 20 (29.41%) Developer
3 19 (27.94%) Network Architect
4 12 (17.65%) Test Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) Cisco Architect
5 10 (14.71%) Juniper Architect
6 9 (13.24%) Applications Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Cisco Network Architect
7 8 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (10.29%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (8.82%) Designer
9 6 (8.82%) UX Developer
9 6 (8.82%) Xamarin Developer
10 5 (7.35%) Digital Designer
10 5 (7.35%) Digital UX Designer
10 5 (7.35%) React Developer
10 5 (7.35%) Social Media Officer
10 5 (7.35%) UI Designer
10 5 (7.35%) UI/UX Designer
10 5 (7.35%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) CSS
1 10 (14.71%) CSS3
1 10 (14.71%) HTML
1 10 (14.71%) HTML5
2 6 (8.82%) .NET
2 6 (8.82%) .NET Core
3 4 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 4 (5.88%) React
3 4 (5.88%) React Native
4 2 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (2.94%) Redux
4 2 (2.94%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 14 (20.59%) Mobile App
3 13 (19.12%) User Experience
4 5 (7.35%) Smartphone
4 5 (7.35%) Social Media
5 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.47%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Android
1 6 (8.82%) Apple iOS
1 6 (8.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) Migration
2 12 (17.65%) Integration Testing
2 12 (17.65%) Network Management
2 12 (17.65%) Test Automation
2 12 (17.65%) Test Scripting
3 10 (14.71%) Software Testing
4 9 (13.24%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (11.76%) Front End Development
5 8 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (10.29%) Analytics
7 6 (8.82%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (7.35%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (7.35%) SDLC
8 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.35%) Wireframes
9 4 (5.88%) Web Design
10 3 (4.41%) Collaborative Working
10 3 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.41%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (2.94%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 7 (10.29%) C#
3 3 (4.41%) Java
3 3 (4.41%) Objective-C
4 2 (2.94%) ES7
5 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (30.88%) SC Cleared
3 20 (29.41%) CCDP
3 20 (29.41%) CCNP
3 20 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (29.41%) JNCIS
4 10 (14.71%) ISTQB
4 10 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (13.24%) DV Cleared
6 7 (10.29%) CCNA
6 7 (10.29%) JNCIA
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (14.71%) VMware NSX
2 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) Brocade
1 20 (29.41%) Cisco
1 20 (29.41%) Juniper
2 10 (14.71%) VMware
3 6 (8.82%) Xamarin
4 5 (7.35%) WorldPay
5 4 (5.88%) YouTube
6 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.47%) Fujitsu