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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 251 289 336
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +47
Permanent jobs citing STB 1 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.016% 0.12% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.035% 0.25% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £65,000 £80,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +68.42%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
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
2896 4434 5476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.78% 46.44% 46.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2603 3661 4517
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing STB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing STB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for STB.

1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) NFS
1 3 (60.00%) Sun
1 3 (60.00%) Temenos
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Lotus
1 3 (60.00%) Reuters
1 3 (60.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (60.00%) BCP
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) SWIFT
1 3 (60.00%) Temenos T24
1 3 (60.00%) Fundtech
2 2 (40.00%) Video on Demand
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) Android Development
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administration Assistant
1 3 (60.00%) IT Assistant
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (40.00%) Digital TV
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) BCP
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Android Development
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (60.00%) Fundtech
1 3 (60.00%) Lotus
1 3 (60.00%) Reuters
1 3 (60.00%) Sun
1 3 (60.00%) Temenos