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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 810 810 751
Rank change year-on-year
0 -59
Permanent jobs citing STB 56 54 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.053% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.13% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 52 43 98
Average salary £41,250 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £66,600 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
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
39758 40327 42565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.85% 39.44% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32355 32066 35999
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing STB across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

STB Salary Histogram in England

STB
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
London +20 28 £70,000 +44.32% 5
Yorkshire -8 22 £40,000 -4.47% 1
North West - 4 £40,000 - 1
South East +9 1 £59,000 +31.11%
East of England -28 1 - - 1
STB
UK

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 48 (47.06%) Linux
2 40 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (33.33%) IPTV
4 31 (30.39%) Software Engineering
5 29 (28.43%) Telecoms
6 26 (25.49%) DTV
6 26 (25.49%) C++
7 24 (23.53%) Java
8 22 (21.57%) Android
8 22 (21.57%) C
8 22 (21.57%) Over-the-Top Content
9 20 (19.61%) HTML
10 19 (18.63%) Video on Demand
11 17 (16.67%) Streaming Video
12 16 (15.69%) OO
13 15 (14.71%) Scrum
13 15 (14.71%) Product Management
13 15 (14.71%) Subversion
13 15 (14.71%) Electronics
14 14 (13.73%) Xbox
14 14 (13.73%) HTML5
14 14 (13.73%) DVB
14 14 (13.73%) TDD
15 13 (12.75%) XML
15 13 (12.75%) Middleware
16 12 (11.76%) REST
16 12 (11.76%) Git (software)
16 12 (11.76%) CSS
16 12 (11.76%) Python
16 12 (11.76%) Embedded C

STB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.88%) Node.js
2 3 (2.94%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (2.94%) IIS
2 3 (2.94%) Apache
2 3 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.98%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) HiPortfolio
1 3 (2.94%) Kondor+
1 3 (2.94%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
1 3 (2.94%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.73%) DVB
2 11 (10.78%) HTTP
2 11 (10.78%) Broadband
3 9 (8.82%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.86%) SSL
5 5 (4.90%) Internet
5 5 (4.90%) Wireless
6 4 (3.92%) RTP
7 3 (2.94%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.96%) Intranet
9 1 (0.98%) ADSL
9 1 (0.98%) IGMP
9 1 (0.98%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.98%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.88%) MySQL
2 3 (2.94%) Hyperion Smart View
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (14.71%) Subversion
2 12 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.82%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.86%) JIRA
4 7 (6.86%) Selenium
5 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.96%) JUnit
6 2 (1.96%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.98%) GNU Toolchain
7 1 (0.98%) Maven
7 1 (0.98%) JBehave
General
1 29 (28.43%) Telecoms
2 15 (14.71%) Electronics
3 10 (9.80%) Marketing
4 8 (7.84%) Games
5 4 (3.92%) Multimedia
6 3 (2.94%) Retail
6 3 (2.94%) Finance
7 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (27.45%) Developer
2 17 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 13 (12.75%) Architect
3 13 (12.75%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (10.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 10 (9.80%) Software Developer
6 9 (8.82%) Product Manager
7 8 (7.84%) Web Developer
7 8 (7.84%) Embedded Software Developer
8 6 (5.88%) Account Manager
8 6 (5.88%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Software Test Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) UI Developer
9 5 (4.90%) ActionScript Developer
9 5 (4.90%) UI Programmer
10 4 (3.92%) Android Developer
10 4 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) Analyst
11 3 (2.94%) Test Manager
11 3 (2.94%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.61%) HTML
2 14 (13.73%) HTML5
3 13 (12.75%) XML
3 13 (12.75%) Middleware
4 12 (11.76%) CSS
4 12 (11.76%) REST
5 10 (9.80%) Apache Flex
6 6 (5.88%) Backbone.js
7 5 (4.90%) Adobe AIR
7 5 (4.90%) JSON
7 5 (4.90%) Flash
8 4 (3.92%) SOAP
8 4 (3.92%) RESTful
9 2 (1.96%) Web Services
9 2 (1.96%) J2SE
10 1 (0.98%) D-Bus
Miscellaneous
1 34 (33.33%) IPTV
2 26 (25.49%) DTV
3 22 (21.57%) Over-the-Top Content
4 19 (18.63%) Video on Demand
5 17 (16.67%) Streaming Video
6 14 (13.73%) Xbox
7 11 (10.78%) User Experience
7 11 (10.78%) Open Source
8 7 (6.86%) MPEG
9 6 (5.88%) Mobile App
10 5 (4.90%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (4.90%) Algorithms
10 5 (4.90%) Streaming Media
11 4 (3.92%) Handset
11 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
11 4 (3.92%) Digital Media
12 3 (2.94%) SWIFT
12 3 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (1.96%) VHDL
13 2 (1.96%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 48 (47.06%) Linux
2 22 (21.57%) Android
3 12 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
4 10 (9.80%) Apple iOS
4 10 (9.80%) Windows
5 6 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (3.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (30.39%) Software Engineering
3 16 (15.69%) OO
4 15 (14.71%) Scrum
4 15 (14.71%) Product Management
5 14 (13.73%) TDD
6 12 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (10.78%) Web Development
8 9 (8.82%) Multithreading
8 9 (8.82%) OOD
9 8 (7.84%) Unit Testing
10 7 (6.86%) Test Automation
11 6 (5.88%) DevOps
11 6 (5.88%) Test Scripting
11 6 (5.88%) UX Design
11 6 (5.88%) OOP
11 6 (5.88%) Industrial Design
12 5 (4.90%) Supplier Management
12 5 (4.90%) Project Management
12 5 (4.90%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.49%) C++
2 24 (23.53%) Java
3 22 (21.57%) C
4 12 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.76%) Python
4 12 (11.76%) Embedded C
5 9 (8.82%) Perl
6 8 (7.84%) ActionScript
7 7 (6.86%) Embedded C++
8 5 (4.90%) PHP
8 5 (4.90%) SQL
8 5 (4.90%) ActionScript 3.0
9 3 (2.94%) ActionScript 2.0
9 3 (2.94%) Ruby
9 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.98%) BrightScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.84%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.96%) ISEB
3 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.80%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (10.78%) Apple
2 10 (9.80%) Adobe
3 9 (8.82%) Roku
4 6 (5.88%) Google
5 3 (2.94%) Oracle
5 3 (2.94%) Sybase
5 3 (2.94%) IBM
5 3 (2.94%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.94%) NCR
5 3 (2.94%) Brady
6 2 (1.96%) Sun
7 1 (0.98%) BT
7 1 (0.98%) Broadcom
London
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 26 days ago