Period
to 19 November 2018

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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB)
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1107 1175 1203
Rank change year-on-year +68 +28 +114
Permanent jobs citing DAB 50 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.017% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.11% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 21
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +27.91% +7.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £36,625 £27,872
90th Percentile £75,000 £100,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £28,812
% change year-on-year +13.64% +90.89% -3.96%

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 24,090 27,781 31,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.86% 15.57% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 19,015 22,550 26,056
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 November 2018.

Salary histogram for DAB in the UK

DAB
Top 10 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 November 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
England +75 50 £62,500 +13.64% 8
UK excluding London +39 38 £62,500 +13.64% 8
South East +37 30 £70,000 +27.27% 4
London +60 12 £62,500 -37.50%
South West 0 4 £30,000 -45.45%
East of England - 3 - - 2
Yorkshire +27 1 £38,000 -34.48%
North of England +26 1 £38,000 -30.91%
Midlands +15 1 £37,500 +36.36% 2
East Midlands +4 1 £37,500 +36.36% 1

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 30 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
2 21 (42.00%) Security Cleared
3 14 (28.00%) Firewall
3 14 (28.00%) Juniper
3 14 (28.00%) Cisco
3 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (28.00%) VLAN
3 14 (28.00%) Open Source
4 13 (26.00%) Brocade
4 13 (26.00%) DNS
4 13 (26.00%) Java
5 12 (24.00%) Games
5 12 (24.00%) DV Cleared
5 12 (24.00%) User Experience
6 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (20.00%) VMware
7 10 (20.00%) SOA
7 10 (20.00%) CCDP
7 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (20.00%) EAI
7 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (20.00%) QA
7 10 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 10 (20.00%) DevOps
7 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Search
8 7 (14.00%) Apache Spark
8 7 (14.00%) Python

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.00%) Apache Spark
2 5 (10.00%) Apache
2 5 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (10.00%) Jupyter
3 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (8.00%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) GitHub
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
1 14 (28.00%) Firewall
1 14 (28.00%) VLAN
2 13 (26.00%) DNS
3 6 (12.00%) DHCP
3 6 (12.00%) DWDM
3 6 (12.00%) WAN
4 5 (10.00%) VPN
5 3 (6.00%) LAN
6 2 (4.00%) BGP
6 2 (4.00%) OSPF
6 2 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Axure RP
1 6 (12.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.00%) Selenium
General
1 12 (24.00%) Games
2 6 (12.00%) Retail
3 5 (10.00%) Advertising
4 3 (6.00%) Finance
4 3 (6.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Architect
2 15 (30.00%) Network Architect
3 6 (12.00%) Designer
3 6 (12.00%) Digital Designer
3 6 (12.00%) Digital UX Designer
3 6 (12.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) UI Designer
3 6 (12.00%) UI/UX Designer
3 6 (12.00%) UX Designer
3 6 (12.00%) Web Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Applications Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Account Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Artificial Intelligence Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Lead Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Business Process Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) CSS
1 6 (12.00%) Express
1 6 (12.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 6 (12.00%) Node.js
1 6 (12.00%) Sass
2 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (10.00%) CSS3
2 5 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (10.00%) React
2 5 (10.00%) REST
2 5 (10.00%) SOAP
2 5 (10.00%) TensorFlow
2 5 (10.00%) WSDL
2 5 (10.00%) XML
2 5 (10.00%) XSLT
3 4 (8.00%) HTML
3 4 (8.00%) Preactjs
3 4 (8.00%) Semantic HTML
4 3 (6.00%) .NET
5 2 (4.00%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) User Experience
2 6 (12.00%) Animation
2 6 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (12.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (8.00%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.00%) Fintech
5 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Windows
1 5 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
2 14 (28.00%) Open Source
3 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (20.00%) DevOps
4 10 (20.00%) EAI
4 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Search
4 10 (20.00%) SOA
4 10 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 6 (12.00%) Analytics
5 6 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (12.00%) Front End Development
5 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (12.00%) TDD
5 6 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 6 (12.00%) Wireframes
6 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 5 (10.00%) Network Management
6 5 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) Java
2 7 (14.00%) Python
3 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.00%) ES6
4 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.00%) SQL
4 4 (8.00%) VB
4 4 (8.00%) VBScript
5 2 (4.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) Scala
6 1 (2.00%) C
6 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (42.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (24.00%) DV Cleared
4 10 (20.00%) CCDP
4 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (12.00%) CCNP
5 6 (12.00%) JNCIS
6 4 (8.00%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.00%) VMware NSX
3 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Kibana
1 5 (10.00%) logstash
1 5 (10.00%) SCCM
2 4 (8.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (8.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Cisco
1 14 (28.00%) Juniper
2 13 (26.00%) Brocade
3 10 (20.00%) VMware
4 6 (12.00%) WorldPay
5 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle
7 3 (6.00%) Panasonic
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat