The 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 261 266 247
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Permanent jobs citing STB 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.043% 0.014% 0.060%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.099% 0.035% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £52,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 - £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 - £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
STB
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
3019 2897 2666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 42.86% 40.15% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2314 2230 2117
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
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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 - 2 £48,750 -
Essex - 1 £95,000 -
STB
England

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (33.33%) QA
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) J2SE
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
2 1 (16.67%) DTV
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) IPTV
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Python Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) DTV Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) DTV
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (16.67%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA