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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 850 837 743
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -94
Permanent jobs citing STB 30 76 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.068% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.072% 0.17% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 50
Average salary £80,000 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £64,250 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +12.50%
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
41473 45084 41759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.15% 40.10% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33229 36069 34194
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 £29,186 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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 -12 19 £80,000 +41.59% 11
East of England +8 5 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Yorkshire +5 3 £40,000 - 2
South East +12 1 £100,000 +31.14% 2
West Midlands - 1 £67,500 -
STB
UK

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 38 (55.88%) IPTV
2 36 (52.94%) Telecoms
3 34 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (47.06%) Software Engineering
4 32 (47.06%) HTML
5 31 (45.59%) HTML5
6 30 (44.12%) Over-the-Top Content
7 28 (41.18%) Streaming Video
8 27 (39.71%) Android
9 26 (38.24%) Xbox
9 26 (38.24%) Games
10 24 (35.29%) Apple iOS
11 23 (33.82%) Video on Demand
11 23 (33.82%) Roku
11 23 (33.82%) Chromecast
11 23 (33.82%) Apple TV
11 23 (33.82%) PlayStation
11 23 (33.82%) Apple
12 21 (30.88%) Apache Flex
12 21 (30.88%) Software Delivery
13 20 (29.41%) Linux
14 15 (22.06%) C
15 14 (20.59%) C++
15 14 (20.59%) DTV
16 12 (17.65%) Embedded Linux
17 11 (16.18%) Degree
18 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
18 8 (11.76%) Broadband
19 7 (10.29%) DVB
19 7 (10.29%) Middleware

STB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 3 (4.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.47%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) Broadband
2 7 (10.29%) DVB
3 6 (8.82%) ATM
3 6 (8.82%) SDH
3 6 (8.82%) HTTP
3 6 (8.82%) DSLAM
3 6 (8.82%) NGN
4 3 (4.41%) IGMP
4 3 (4.41%) RTSP
4 3 (4.41%) Internet
4 3 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.47%) Wireless
5 1 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Axure RP
General
1 36 (52.94%) Telecoms
2 26 (38.24%) Games
3 7 (10.29%) Finance
4 6 (8.82%) Banking
5 5 (7.35%) Marketing
6 4 (5.88%) Electronics
7 3 (4.41%) Investment Banking
7 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
8 2 (2.94%) Retail
8 2 (2.94%) International Banking
9 1 (1.47%) French Language
9 1 (1.47%) Multimedia
9 1 (1.47%) Advertising
9 1 (1.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (41.18%) Architect
2 25 (36.76%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (8.82%) Business Analyst
3 6 (8.82%) Software Engineer
3 6 (8.82%) Analyst
3 6 (8.82%) Account Manager
4 5 (7.35%) Developer
5 3 (4.41%) Web Developer
5 3 (4.41%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (4.41%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (2.94%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (2.94%) Senior Financial Analyst
6 2 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (2.94%) Development Engineer
6 2 (2.94%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 2 (2.94%) Designer
6 2 (2.94%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 1 (1.47%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (47.06%) HTML
2 31 (45.59%) HTML5
3 21 (30.88%) Apache Flex
4 7 (10.29%) Middleware
5 6 (8.82%) CSS
6 3 (4.41%) Ajax
6 3 (4.41%) XML
6 3 (4.41%) REST
6 3 (4.41%) Backbone.js
7 2 (2.94%) OpenCL
7 2 (2.94%) Flash
7 2 (2.94%) SVG
7 2 (2.94%) SOAP
7 2 (2.94%) .NET
8 1 (1.47%) JSON
8 1 (1.47%) Qt
8 1 (1.47%) GStreamer
Miscellaneous
1 38 (55.88%) IPTV
2 30 (44.12%) Over-the-Top Content
3 28 (41.18%) Streaming Video
4 26 (38.24%) Xbox
5 23 (33.82%) Video on Demand
5 23 (33.82%) Chromecast
5 23 (33.82%) Apple TV
5 23 (33.82%) PlayStation
6 14 (20.59%) DTV
7 7 (10.29%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (7.35%) MPEG
9 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
10 3 (4.41%) Derivative
10 3 (4.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (4.41%) Fixed Income
10 3 (4.41%) User Experience
11 2 (2.94%) Device Driver
11 2 (2.94%) CUDA
11 2 (2.94%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.71%) Android
2 24 (35.29%) Apple iOS
3 20 (29.41%) Linux
4 12 (17.65%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (4.41%) Windows
5 3 (4.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.06%) Software Engineering
3 21 (30.88%) Software Delivery
4 6 (8.82%) Product Management
4 6 (8.82%) CRM
4 6 (8.82%) Service Management
5 3 (4.41%) OO
5 3 (4.41%) OOD
5 3 (4.41%) Scrum
5 3 (4.41%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (4.41%) Web Development
5 3 (4.41%) Open Source
5 3 (4.41%) Waterfall
5 3 (4.41%) Unit Testing
5 3 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (4.41%) Multithreading
5 3 (4.41%) Time Management
5 3 (4.41%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (4.41%) DevOps
5 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.06%) C
2 14 (20.59%) C++
3 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.88%) Java
5 3 (4.41%) SQL
6 2 (2.94%) C#
6 2 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) Python
7 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) JTAG
1 3 (4.41%) CRD IV
1 3 (4.41%) COREP
1 3 (4.41%) FINREP
1 3 (4.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Firmware
Vendors
1 23 (33.82%) Apple
1 23 (33.82%) Roku
2 3 (4.41%) Google
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle
3 2 (2.94%) Microgen
4 1 (1.47%) SAP
4 1 (1.47%) Adobe
4 1 (1.47%) Cadence
England
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum bonus + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nantwich
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + TBA
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 12 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Nantwich
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + TBA
Posted: 25 days ago
Nantwich
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 25 days ago