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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 306 332 323
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -9
Permanent jobs citing STB 2 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.020% 0.085% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.047% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 2
Average salary £72,500 £48,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.48% +4.86%
UK excluding London average salary £100,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+128.57% +2.94%
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
4232 5960 5722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 42.06% 46.26% 48.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3474 4926 4864
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 8 (72.73%) Broadband
1 8 (72.73%) Product Management
2 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
3 5 (45.45%) Industrial Design
3 5 (45.45%) UX Design
3 5 (45.45%) User Experience
4 4 (36.36%) Supplier Management
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) B2C
6 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
6 2 (18.18%) Derivative
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
6 2 (18.18%) CRD IV
6 2 (18.18%) COREP
6 2 (18.18%) FINREP
7 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
7 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 1 (9.09%) Selenium
7 1 (9.09%) HTTP
7 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 1 (9.09%) C++
7 1 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) MySQL
7 1 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) OO
7 1 (9.09%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Broadband
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Product Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
2 2 (18.18%) Derivative
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Product Management
2 5 (45.45%) Industrial Design
2 5 (45.45%) UX Design
3 4 (36.36%) Supplier Management
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) B2C
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C++
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) CRD IV
1 2 (18.18%) COREP
1 2 (18.18%) FINREP