The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank - - 129
Permanent jobs citing STB 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £100,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-55.00% +122.22%
STB
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
420 660 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.84% 39.03% 34.32%
Number of salaries quoted 344 510 404
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,550 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing STB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

STB Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

STB
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

STB Salary Trend in Cheshire