The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 48 53 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing STB 13 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.91% 0.27% 0.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.23% 0.97% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
STB
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
158 103 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 35.35% 27.91% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 102 69 70
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

STB Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

STB
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

STB Salary Trend in Bradford

STB
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) DTV
2 7 (53.85%) DVB
2 7 (53.85%) Embedded C
2 7 (53.85%) Embedded C++
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) C
3 6 (46.15%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Middleware
3 6 (46.15%) Electronics

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 7 (53.85%) DVB
General
1 6 (46.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Embedded Software Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Embedded C
2 7 (53.85%) Embedded C++
2 7 (53.85%) C