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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank - 102 -
Permanent jobs citing STB 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.61% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
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
859 703 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.59% 47.53% 46.38%
Number of salaries quoted 611 553 717
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 7 (87.50%) C
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) MPEG
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) IPTV
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 4 (50.00%) RTP
4 4 (50.00%) Streaming Video
4 4 (50.00%) Multimedia
4 4 (50.00%) Digital Media
4 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
5 3 (37.50%) C++
5 3 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
6 2 (25.00%) DTV
6 2 (25.00%) iPad
7 1 (12.50%) HTTP
7 1 (12.50%) DVB
7 1 (12.50%) IGMP
7 1 (12.50%) QA
7 1 (12.50%) Video on Demand
7 1 (12.50%) Over-the-Top Content

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 4 (50.00%) RTP
2 1 (12.50%) IGMP
2 1 (12.50%) DVB
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
General
1 4 (50.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) IPTV
1 5 (62.50%) MPEG
2 4 (50.00%) Streaming Video
2 4 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (25.00%) DTV
3 2 (25.00%) iPad
4 1 (12.50%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (12.50%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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