The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 1 August 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 252 230 256
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +26
Permanent jobs citing STB 8 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.10% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.67% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 12
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -12.82%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -8.04%
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2327 2224 2635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.27% 29.10% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1849 1863 2160
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
STB
England

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

STB Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

STB
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

STB Salary Trend in the East of England

STB
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing STB across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

STB Salary Histogram in the East of England

STB
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +13 8 £45,000 +12.50% 3
STB
England

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 14 (73.68%) C
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
1 14 (73.68%) IPTV
2 13 (68.42%) MPEG
3 12 (63.16%) Streaming Video
4 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
5 10 (52.63%) Scrum
5 10 (52.63%) Embedded C
6 8 (42.11%) Multimedia
7 7 (36.84%) IGMP
7 7 (36.84%) Digital Media
7 7 (36.84%) RTP
7 7 (36.84%) HTTP
7 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
7 7 (36.84%) Python
8 6 (31.58%) DTV
8 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
8 6 (31.58%) RTSP
9 5 (26.32%) JTAG
10 4 (21.05%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (21.05%) Device Driver
10 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
11 3 (15.79%) Flash
11 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
11 3 (15.79%) Firmware
12 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (10.53%) DVB
12 2 (10.53%) EMC
12 2 (10.53%) C++

STB
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 7 (36.84%) IGMP
1 7 (36.84%) RTP
1 7 (36.84%) HTTP
2 6 (31.58%) RTSP
3 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
4 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (10.53%) DVB
6 1 (5.26%) DOCSIS
General
1 8 (42.11%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Software Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) IPTV
2 13 (68.42%) MPEG
3 12 (63.16%) Streaming Video
4 7 (36.84%) Digital Media
5 6 (31.58%) DTV
6 4 (21.05%) Device Driver
7 3 (15.79%) Firmware
8 1 (5.26%) Video on Demand
8 1 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
2 10 (52.63%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) CAD
5 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C
2 10 (52.63%) Embedded C
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) JTAG
2 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) EMC
2 1 (5.26%) Broadcom
2 1 (5.26%) Intel
2 1 (5.26%) Apple
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago