The 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 216 - 221
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing STB 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% - 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% - 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
STB
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2085 1885 2026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 35.26% 33.87% 36.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1444 1667
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 16 September 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
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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 - 8 - -
STB
South East

STB
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) C
3 9 (60.00%) C++
3 9 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (60.00%) Firmware
3 9 (60.00%) QA
4 5 (33.33%) Marketing
5 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (26.67%) Handset
5 4 (26.67%) Wireless
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Apache
6 1 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (6.67%) HTML
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) CSS
6 1 (6.67%) RIA
6 1 (6.67%) YUI
6 1 (6.67%) Product Management

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Ethernet
1 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) Wireless
General
1 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Account Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (6.67%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Firmware
2 4 (26.67%) Handset
3 1 (6.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (6.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C
1 9 (60.00%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) QA