The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 202 218 220
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing STB 12 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.018% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 0.064% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,750 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -11.42%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1701 1555 1672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.62% 28.22% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1094 1279 1382
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
STB
South East

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

STB Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

STB
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing STB across the Berkshire region.

STB Salary Trend in Berkshire

STB
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +9 12 - -
STB
South East

STB
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing STB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited STB.

1 13 (86.67%) Telecoms
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (60.00%) C
3 9 (60.00%) C++
3 9 (60.00%) Firmware
3 9 (60.00%) QA
4 3 (20.00%) Marketing
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) Wireless
4 3 (20.00%) Handset
4 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) RIA
5 2 (13.33%) YUI
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) Apache
5 2 (13.33%) Python
6 1 (6.67%) IPv6
6 1 (6.67%) Firewall
6 1 (6.67%) DTV
6 1 (6.67%) DVB
6 1 (6.67%) Multicast
6 1 (6.67%) Business Development
6 1 (6.67%) IPTV
6 1 (6.67%) Finance

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing STB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited STB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Ethernet
1 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) Multicast
3 1 (6.67%) IPv6
3 1 (6.67%) DVB
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
General
1 13 (86.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Account Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
3 2 (13.33%) GUI Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Firmware
2 3 (20.00%) Handset
3 2 (13.33%) RIA
4 1 (6.67%) IPTV
4 1 (6.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.67%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C
1 9 (60.00%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) QA