The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 861 909 887
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -22
Permanent jobs citing STB 45 27 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.027% 0.072%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.067% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 37
Median salary £45,000 £82,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +70.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £44,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £100,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £100,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-55.00% +135.29%
STB
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
38840 40467 46501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.23% 40.70% 41.64%
Number of salaries quoted 32016 32310 37524
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing STB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

STB Jobs Demand Trend in England

STB
Salary Trend in England

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

STB Salary Trend in England

STB
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing STB across the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

STB Salary Histogram in England

STB
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +12 24 £47,500 -40.62% 8
South East +31 9 £37,500 -62.50% 4
Yorkshire +17 5 £45,000 -
East of England +21 4 £52,500 +23.52%
North West - 1 £23,000 -
South West - 1 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
STB
UK

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 England region with a requirement for STB.

1 27 (33.75%) IPTV
2 25 (31.25%) Linux
2 25 (31.25%) Android
3 23 (28.75%) Apple iOS
3 23 (28.75%) Software Engineering
4 22 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (27.50%) DTV
5 18 (22.50%) Over-the-Top Content
6 16 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 16 (20.00%) C++
6 16 (20.00%) Degree
6 16 (20.00%) Digital Media
6 16 (20.00%) Video on Demand
7 14 (17.50%) JIRA
7 14 (17.50%) HTML
8 13 (16.25%) Java
8 13 (16.25%) SQL
8 13 (16.25%) Python
9 12 (15.00%) Xbox
10 11 (13.75%) User Experience
10 11 (13.75%) MySQL
10 11 (13.75%) Games
10 11 (13.75%) QA
10 11 (13.75%) Mobile App
10 11 (13.75%) Qt
11 10 (12.50%) Lua
11 10 (12.50%) Marketing
11 10 (12.50%) Ruby
11 10 (12.50%) Scrum
11 10 (12.50%) DVB

STB
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 5 (6.25%) OpenStack
1 5 (6.25%) Smallworld
2 4 (5.00%) SAS
3 3 (3.75%) Confluence
3 3 (3.75%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.25%) Jetty
4 1 (1.25%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.25%) Node.js
4 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Office
2 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (7.50%) MS Project
2 6 (7.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.25%) InDesign
3 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Unica
2 3 (3.75%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.50%) DVB
2 7 (8.75%) LAN
3 6 (7.50%) Broadband
4 5 (6.25%) Network Security
5 4 (5.00%) DSL
5 4 (5.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (5.00%) GPON
5 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.00%) WAN
6 3 (3.75%) Internet
7 1 (1.25%) ATM
7 1 (1.25%) DOCSIS
7 1 (1.25%) DSLAM
7 1 (1.25%) HTTP
7 1 (1.25%) Intelligent Network
7 1 (1.25%) NGN
7 1 (1.25%) SAN
7 1 (1.25%) SDH
7 1 (1.25%) VoIP
7 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.75%) MySQL
2 6 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (7.50%) CouchDB
2 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (17.50%) JIRA
2 7 (8.75%) Cucumber
2 7 (8.75%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.75%) Maven
3 6 (7.50%) CruiseControl
3 6 (7.50%) EasyMock
3 6 (7.50%) Gradle
3 6 (7.50%) JUnit
3 6 (7.50%) Mockito
3 6 (7.50%) TeamCity
3 6 (7.50%) TestNG
4 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.25%) Grunt
4 1 (1.25%) gulp
4 1 (1.25%) Hudson
4 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 16 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 11 (13.75%) Games
3 10 (12.50%) Marketing
4 5 (6.25%) Banking
5 3 (3.75%) Finance
6 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.50%) Publishing
7 1 (1.25%) Electronics
7 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (32.50%) Developer
2 18 (22.50%) Software Developer
3 10 (12.50%) Android Developer
3 10 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 10 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
3 10 (12.50%) Linux Developer
3 10 (12.50%) Python Developer
4 9 (11.25%) Architect
4 9 (11.25%) Software Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Analyst
6 7 (8.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) IPTV Architect
7 6 (7.50%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (6.25%) Field Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Principal Architect
8 5 (6.25%) Senior Architect
9 4 (5.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.50%) HTML
2 11 (13.75%) Qt
3 8 (10.00%) CSS
4 7 (8.75%) HTML5
4 7 (8.75%) Spring
5 6 (7.50%) PowerMock
6 4 (5.00%) XML
7 3 (3.75%) HEVC
7 3 (3.75%) Middleware
8 2 (2.50%) .NET
8 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.25%) Apache CXF
9 1 (1.25%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.25%) jQuery
9 1 (1.25%) MFC
9 1 (1.25%) RESTful
9 1 (1.25%) Spring Integration
9 1 (1.25%) Spring MVC
9 1 (1.25%) STL
9 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (33.75%) IPTV
2 22 (27.50%) DTV
3 18 (22.50%) Over-the-Top Content
4 16 (20.00%) Digital Media
4 16 (20.00%) Video on Demand
5 12 (15.00%) Xbox
6 11 (13.75%) Mobile App
6 11 (13.75%) User Experience
7 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (7.50%) BBC
8 6 (7.50%) PlayStation
9 5 (6.25%) Data Centre
9 5 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (6.25%) Private Cloud
9 5 (6.25%) Public Cloud
9 5 (6.25%) Streaming Video
9 5 (6.25%) Symmetrix DMX
10 3 (3.75%) CCTV
10 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
10 3 (3.75%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.25%) Android
1 25 (31.25%) Linux
2 23 (28.75%) Apple iOS
3 8 (10.00%) Unix
4 5 (6.25%) Windows
5 3 (3.75%) Solaris
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.75%) Software Engineering
2 22 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (12.50%) CRM
3 10 (12.50%) Scrum
4 9 (11.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (11.25%) Front End Development
5 8 (10.00%) BDD
5 8 (10.00%) Kanban
6 7 (8.75%) TDD
7 6 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (7.50%) Functional Testing
7 6 (7.50%) High Availability
7 6 (7.50%) ITIL
7 6 (7.50%) Open Source
7 6 (7.50%) Pair Programming
7 6 (7.50%) Refactoring
8 5 (6.25%) ERP
8 5 (6.25%) eTOM
8 5 (6.25%) Migration
8 5 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.00%) C++
2 13 (16.25%) Java
2 13 (16.25%) Python
2 13 (16.25%) SQL
3 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.50%) Lua
3 10 (12.50%) Perl
3 10 (12.50%) Ruby
4 7 (8.75%) C
5 4 (5.00%) Embedded C
6 3 (3.75%) Embedded C++
6 3 (3.75%) PHP
7 1 (1.25%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) QA
2 5 (6.25%) SLA
3 2 (2.50%) COREP
3 2 (2.50%) CRD IV
3 2 (2.50%) FINREP
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.75%) Firmware
2 3 (3.75%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (12.50%) Oracle
2 8 (10.00%) Ericsson
2 8 (10.00%) HP
3 7 (8.75%) Atlassian
3 7 (8.75%) Cisco
4 6 (7.50%) BT
4 6 (7.50%) Virgin Media
5 5 (6.25%) Arqiva
5 5 (6.25%) EMC
5 5 (6.25%) NetApp
5 5 (6.25%) VMware
6 4 (5.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 4 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.00%) Siemens
7 3 (3.75%) Bloomberg
7 3 (3.75%) Fundtech
7 3 (3.75%) Lotus
7 3 (3.75%) Reuters
7 3 (3.75%) Sun
7 3 (3.75%) Temenos
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
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