The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 28 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank - - 137
Permanent jobs citing STB 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.087%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -11.93%
Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
503 436 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.05% 25.42% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 379 346 528
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
STB
North West

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

STB
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) J2SE
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Java ME
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Android

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2SE
1 1 (100.00%) Java ME
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java