The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing STB 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
STB
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Miscellaneous Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
82 78 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 65.60% 53.06% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 26 61 37
Average salary £28,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,700 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing STB across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

STB Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast