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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 206 202 225
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +23
Permanent jobs citing STB 3 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.060% 0.21% 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.57% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £100,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £68,750 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+48.64% +15.62%
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
1960 2098 2008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.34% 37.40% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1379 1353 1633
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 2015. 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 -2 3 £100,000 -
Slough - 1 £100,000 -
STB
South East

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (100.00%) IPTV
2 5 (55.56%) CRM
2 5 (55.56%) ATM
2 5 (55.56%) Broadband
2 5 (55.56%) SDH
2 5 (55.56%) DSLAM
2 5 (55.56%) NGN
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Over-the-Top Content
4 3 (33.33%) Advertising
5 2 (22.22%) Games
5 2 (22.22%) Streaming Video
5 2 (22.22%) DVB
5 2 (22.22%) C
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) Apple
5 2 (22.22%) Chromecast
5 2 (22.22%) Apple TV
5 2 (22.22%) PlayStation
5 2 (22.22%) BT
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Android
5 2 (22.22%) Product Management
5 2 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (22.22%) Video on Demand
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (22.22%) Xbox

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) ATM
1 5 (55.56%) Broadband
1 5 (55.56%) SDH
1 5 (55.56%) DSLAM
1 5 (55.56%) NGN
2 2 (22.22%) DVB
General
1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) Advertising
3 2 (22.22%) Games
3 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Account Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Sales Executive
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Sales Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) IPTV
2 4 (44.44%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (22.22%) Chromecast
3 2 (22.22%) Apple TV
3 2 (22.22%) PlayStation
3 2 (22.22%) Video on Demand
3 2 (22.22%) Xbox
3 2 (22.22%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) CRM
1 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Product Management
2 2 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Apple
1 2 (22.22%) BT
1 2 (22.22%) Roku