The 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 111 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing STB 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.13% - 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £48,750 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 - £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 - £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
STB
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
706 811 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.85% 48.94% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 479 581 620
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (50.00%) QA
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) IPTV
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) DTV

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Python Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) DTV Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) DTV
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (25.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA