The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 292 324 312
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -12
Permanent jobs citing STB 11 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.034% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.076% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Average salary £80,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.42% -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £56,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +40.62%
STB
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4345 5276 5872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 44.91% 44.97% 49.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3582 4335 5171
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

STB Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

STB
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

STB Salary Trend in the City of London

STB
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 13 (100.00%) Finance
1 13 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (76.92%) Retail
2 10 (76.92%) International Banking
2 10 (76.92%) Online Banking
2 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 10 (76.92%) Microgen
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle General Ledger
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database
2 10 (76.92%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) Internet
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
3 5 (38.46%) Time Management
3 5 (38.46%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Derivative
4 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
4 3 (23.08%) CRD IV
4 3 (23.08%) COREP
4 3 (23.08%) FINREP
4 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (23.08%) Fixed Income

STB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Business Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
1 13 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (76.92%) Retail
2 10 (76.92%) International Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Business Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Applications Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Business Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Developer
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Financial Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Financial Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Online Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (23.08%) Fixed Income
2 3 (23.08%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Time Management
2 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (23.08%) CRD IV
2 3 (23.08%) COREP
2 3 (23.08%) FINREP
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
1 10 (76.92%) Microgen