The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 30 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 111 122 112
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing STB 7 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.39% 0.061% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 0.18% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 11
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -10.11%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
722 558 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.16% 33.82% 40.49%
Number of salaries quoted 542 472 578
Average salary £39,420 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.24% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
STB
Cambridgeshire

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

STB Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

STB
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

STB Salary Trend in Cambridge

STB
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing STB across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

STB Salary Histogram in Cambridge

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (76.47%) C
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
1 13 (76.47%) IPTV
2 12 (70.59%) MPEG
3 11 (64.71%) Streaming Video
4 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
5 9 (52.94%) Scrum
5 9 (52.94%) Embedded C
6 7 (41.18%) HTTP
6 7 (41.18%) Multimedia
6 7 (41.18%) IGMP
7 6 (35.29%) RTSP
7 6 (35.29%) Multithreading
7 6 (35.29%) Digital Media
7 6 (35.29%) RTP
7 6 (35.29%) DTV
7 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (35.29%) Python
8 5 (29.41%) JTAG
9 4 (23.53%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
9 4 (23.53%) Device Driver
10 3 (17.65%) Flash
10 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
10 3 (17.65%) Firmware
11 2 (11.76%) EMC
11 2 (11.76%) C++
11 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (11.76%) DVB

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (41.18%) HTTP
1 7 (41.18%) IGMP
2 6 (35.29%) RTSP
2 6 (35.29%) RTP
3 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
4 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (11.76%) DVB
6 1 (5.88%) DOCSIS
General
1 7 (41.18%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) IPTV
2 12 (70.59%) MPEG
3 11 (64.71%) Streaming Video
4 6 (35.29%) Digital Media
4 6 (35.29%) DTV
5 4 (23.53%) Device Driver
6 3 (17.65%) Firmware
7 1 (5.88%) Video on Demand
7 1 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
2 9 (52.94%) Scrum
3 6 (35.29%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C
2 9 (52.94%) Embedded C
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) JTAG
2 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) EMC
2 1 (5.88%) Broadcom
2 1 (5.88%) Intel
2 1 (5.88%) Apple
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Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Pension, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago