The table below looks at the prevalence of the term MPEG in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MPEG over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 872 927 947
Rank change year-on-year +55 +20  
Permanent jobs citing MPEG 2 6 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.006% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.005% 0.015% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 34
Median salary £26,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.64% +9.67%  
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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 37644 40107 45356
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.09% 41.32% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 29452 32865 36209
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

MPEG
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

MPEG
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for MPEG in the UK

MPEG
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPEG within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +34 2 £26,500 -37.64% 2
Tyne and Wear - 1 £26,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £26,500 -
London - 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £26,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for MPEG.

1 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 18 (81.82%) DRM
3 16 (72.73%) Middleware
3 16 (72.73%) Android
4 15 (68.18%) DVB
5 13 (59.09%) HTML
6 12 (54.55%) HTML5
7 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
7 11 (50.00%) STB
7 11 (50.00%) IPTV
7 11 (50.00%) Windows
7 11 (50.00%) Over-the-Top Content
7 11 (50.00%) HEVC
8 10 (45.45%) HbbTV
8 10 (45.45%) Verimatrix
8 10 (45.45%) PlayReady
8 10 (45.45%) Java
8 10 (45.45%) MBA
8 10 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (45.45%) Marketing
9 9 (40.91%) Google
9 9 (40.91%) Degree
9 9 (40.91%) Product Marketing
9 9 (40.91%) DLNA
9 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
9 9 (40.91%) DOCSIS
9 9 (40.91%) Apple
9 9 (40.91%) Mentoring
9 9 (40.91%) Marketing Strategy
9 9 (40.91%) Roku

MPEG
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 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Akamai
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) DVB
2 10 (45.45%) HbbTV
3 9 (40.91%) DLNA
3 9 (40.91%) DOCSIS
4 6 (27.27%) Bluetooth
4 6 (27.27%) GPRS
4 6 (27.27%) GSM
4 6 (27.27%) NFC
4 6 (27.27%) UMTS
4 6 (27.27%) VoIP
4 6 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (27.27%) WLAN
5 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.64%) HTTP
7 2 (9.09%) Internet
8 1 (4.55%) DAB
8 1 (4.55%) FTP
8 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (45.45%) Marketing
3 8 (36.36%) Finance
4 6 (27.27%) Automotive
4 6 (27.27%) Multimedia
5 3 (13.64%) Electronics
6 1 (4.55%) Billing
6 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Marketing Manager
2 8 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Manager
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Marketing Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Manual Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) Middleware
2 13 (59.09%) HTML
3 12 (54.55%) HTML5
4 11 (50.00%) HEVC
5 10 (45.45%) PlayReady
6 7 (31.82%) Flash
7 6 (27.27%) BREW
7 6 (27.27%) J2ME
7 6 (27.27%) OpenAL
7 6 (27.27%) OpenCL
7 6 (27.27%) OpenGL
7 6 (27.27%) Qt
7 6 (27.27%) Series 60
7 6 (27.27%) SVG
7 6 (27.27%) UIQ
8 1 (4.55%) .NET
8 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
8 1 (4.55%) J2EE
8 1 (4.55%) JSF
8 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) IPTV
1 11 (50.00%) Over-the-Top Content
1 11 (50.00%) STB
2 6 (27.27%) Device Driver
2 6 (27.27%) iPhone
2 6 (27.27%) Smartphone
3 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.64%) Digital Media
3 3 (13.64%) Digital TV
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (9.09%) Streaming Video
5 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 16 (72.73%) Android
3 11 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (27.27%) Nucleus RTOS
4 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 6 (27.27%) Windows 8
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (9.09%) Unix
6 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) DRM
2 9 (40.91%) Marketing Strategy
2 9 (40.91%) Mentoring
2 9 (40.91%) Product Marketing
2 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
3 6 (27.27%) Mobile Commerce
3 6 (27.27%) Speech Recognition
4 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.64%) Line Management
5 3 (13.64%) SDLC
5 3 (13.64%) Work Breakdown Structure
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) Planning Poker
6 2 (9.09%) Presales
6 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) C
2 7 (31.82%) C++
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) MBA
2 9 (40.91%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (9.09%) PhD
4 2 (9.09%) Postgraduate
5 1 (4.55%) HNC
5 1 (4.55%) HND
5 1 (4.55%) ISEB
5 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (4.55%) NVQ Level 4
5 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Verimatrix
2 9 (40.91%) Apple
2 9 (40.91%) Google
2 9 (40.91%) Humax
2 9 (40.91%) Nagra
2 9 (40.91%) Roku
3 6 (27.27%) Intel
3 6 (27.27%) Symbian
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
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