The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 134 130 151
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing STB 5 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.20% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.52% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 5
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £26,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £51,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+25.29% -
STB
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1009 957 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.28% 43.42% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 701 763 1033
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

STB Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

STB
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

STB Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

STB
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing STB across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

STB Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

STB
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cambridge +2 5 £47,500 +5.55% 3
STB
East of England

STB
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 10 (90.91%) C
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
3 8 (72.73%) IPTV
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) MPEG
3 8 (72.73%) Scrum
4 7 (63.64%) RTP
4 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 7 (63.64%) Streaming Video
4 7 (63.64%) Embedded C
4 7 (63.64%) Python
4 7 (63.64%) Multimedia
4 7 (63.64%) Digital Media
4 7 (63.64%) Algorithms
5 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
5 3 (27.27%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (27.27%) C++
6 2 (18.18%) DTV
6 2 (18.18%) iPad
7 1 (9.09%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (9.09%) QA
7 1 (9.09%) Video on Demand
7 1 (9.09%) IGMP
7 1 (9.09%) DVB
7 1 (9.09%) HTTP

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (63.64%) RTP
2 1 (9.09%) IGMP
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) DVB
General
1 7 (63.64%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) MPEG
1 8 (72.73%) IPTV
2 7 (63.64%) Streaming Video
2 7 (63.64%) Digital Media
2 7 (63.64%) Algorithms
3 2 (18.18%) iPad
3 2 (18.18%) DTV
4 1 (9.09%) Video on Demand
4 1 (9.09%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) Python
2 7 (63.64%) Embedded C
3 3 (27.27%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£25k
Posted: 26 days ago