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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 830 750 810
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +60
Permanent jobs citing STB 52 80 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.079% 0.067%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 72
Average salary £56,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.61% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £65,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -5.88%
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
33382 33895 37562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.19% 33.49% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 26423 27591 31913
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 August 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 27 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
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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
London -39 29 £56,500 +1.80% 6
South East -23 13 £76,250 - 2
East of England -3 10 £46,250 +8.82% 4
STB
UK

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 64 (47.76%) Linux
2 47 (35.07%) IPTV
3 45 (33.58%) C
4 36 (26.87%) Software Engineering
5 29 (21.64%) QA
5 29 (21.64%) C++
6 26 (19.40%) Finance
6 26 (19.40%) UNIX
7 25 (18.66%) Telecoms
8 23 (17.16%) Scrum
8 23 (17.16%) TCP/IP
9 22 (16.42%) Python
9 22 (16.42%) TDD
10 21 (15.67%) SQL
11 20 (14.93%) Oracle
11 20 (14.93%) PL/SQL
11 20 (14.93%) Windows
11 20 (14.93%) MPEG
11 20 (14.93%) DTV
11 20 (14.93%) Degree
11 20 (14.93%) Multithreading
12 19 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (14.18%) Middleware
12 19 (14.18%) Sun
13 18 (13.43%) Firmware
13 18 (13.43%) DVB
13 18 (13.43%) Git (software)
14 17 (12.69%) Ethernet
15 16 (11.94%) Solaris
15 16 (11.94%) SQL Server

STB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5 (3.73%) Apache
2 4 (2.99%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.99%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (2.99%) IIS
2 4 (2.99%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.75%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (9.70%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.48%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.48%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.75%) MS Project
4 1 (0.75%) MS Office
4 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (11.94%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (3.73%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (2.99%) Kondor+
3 4 (2.99%) HiPortfolio
3 4 (2.99%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 4 (2.99%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.16%) TCP/IP
2 18 (13.43%) DVB
3 17 (12.69%) Ethernet
4 9 (6.72%) HTTP
4 9 (6.72%) RTP
5 8 (5.97%) SSL
6 6 (4.48%) Internet
7 5 (3.73%) Broadband
7 5 (3.73%) Wireless
7 5 (3.73%) IGMP
8 4 (2.99%) RTSP
9 3 (2.24%) NGN
9 3 (2.24%) SDH
9 3 (2.24%) ATM
9 3 (2.24%) DSLAM
9 3 (2.24%) Intranet
9 3 (2.24%) Multicast
10 1 (0.75%) ADSL
10 1 (0.75%) IPv6
10 1 (0.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.48%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.99%) Hyperion Smart View
4 2 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (13.43%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.94%) Subversion
3 11 (8.21%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.48%) Axure RP
5 4 (2.99%) ClearCase
5 4 (2.99%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.99%) JIRA
6 3 (2.24%) Selenium
7 1 (0.75%) JBehave
7 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.75%) Maven
7 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.75%) GNU Toolchain
7 1 (0.75%) GDB
General
1 26 (19.40%) Finance
2 25 (18.66%) Telecoms
3 16 (11.94%) Banking
4 13 (9.70%) Advertising
5 10 (7.46%) Multimedia
6 9 (6.72%) Electronics
7 6 (4.48%) General Ledger
7 6 (4.48%) Marketing
8 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (20.90%) Software Engineer
2 18 (13.43%) Developer
3 17 (12.69%) Systems Engineer
4 14 (10.45%) Applications Support
5 13 (9.70%) Designer
6 11 (8.21%) Test Engineer
6 11 (8.21%) Analyst
7 10 (7.46%) Support Analyst
7 10 (7.46%) Senior Software Engineer
7 10 (7.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 9 (6.72%) Android Developer
9 8 (5.97%) ActionScript Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Senior Android Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Senior Developer
10 7 (5.22%) Interface Designer
10 7 (5.22%) UI Programmer
10 7 (5.22%) UI Designer
10 7 (5.22%) UI Developer
11 6 (4.48%) User Experience Designer
11 6 (4.48%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.18%) Middleware
2 15 (11.19%) XML
3 9 (6.72%) Web Services
3 9 (6.72%) Apache Flex
3 9 (6.72%) RESTful
3 9 (6.72%) REST
4 8 (5.97%) JSON
5 5 (3.73%) GStreamer
5 5 (3.73%) SOAP
5 5 (3.73%) Flash
6 4 (2.99%) POSIX
6 4 (2.99%) HTML
7 3 (2.24%) CSS
8 2 (1.49%) Adobe AIR
9 1 (0.75%) YUI
9 1 (0.75%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 47 (35.07%) IPTV
2 20 (14.93%) MPEG
2 20 (14.93%) DTV
3 18 (13.43%) Firmware
4 15 (11.19%) Streaming Video
5 10 (7.46%) Streaming Media
5 10 (7.46%) Mobile App
6 9 (6.72%) Computer Science
7 8 (5.97%) Video on Demand
7 8 (5.97%) Digital Media
8 6 (4.48%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (4.48%) Open Source
9 4 (2.99%) SWIFT
9 4 (2.99%) Device Driver
9 4 (2.99%) Handset
9 4 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.49%) iPad
11 1 (0.75%) RIA
11 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.75%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 64 (47.76%) Linux
2 26 (19.40%) UNIX
3 20 (14.93%) Windows
4 16 (11.94%) Solaris
5 14 (10.45%) Embedded Linux
6 11 (8.21%) Android
7 1 (0.75%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.87%) Software Engineering
2 23 (17.16%) Scrum
3 22 (16.42%) TDD
4 20 (14.93%) Multithreading
5 19 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (10.45%) Service Management
7 13 (9.70%) ITSM
7 13 (9.70%) ITIL
7 13 (9.70%) OOP
7 13 (9.70%) OO
8 10 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (7.46%) Product Management
8 10 (7.46%) BDD
8 10 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (6.72%) Android Development
9 9 (6.72%) Kanban
10 8 (5.97%) MVC
10 8 (5.97%) Validation
10 8 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (5.22%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 45 (33.58%) C
2 29 (21.64%) C++
3 22 (16.42%) Python
4 21 (15.67%) SQL
5 20 (14.93%) PL/SQL
6 16 (11.94%) Java
7 12 (8.96%) ActionScript
8 11 (8.21%) JavaScript
9 10 (7.46%) Perl
9 10 (7.46%) Embedded C
10 8 (5.97%) ActionScript 3.0
11 6 (4.48%) Ruby
12 4 (2.99%) ActionScript 2.0
13 2 (1.49%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.49%) PHP
14 1 (0.75%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.75%) BrightScript
Qualifications
1 20 (14.93%) Degree
2 7 (5.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.75%) ISEB
3 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.75%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (21.64%) QA
2 12 (8.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (5.22%) SLA
4 3 (2.24%) JTAG
Vendors
1 20 (14.93%) Oracle
2 19 (14.18%) Sun
3 11 (8.21%) Microgen
4 10 (7.46%) Adobe
5 5 (3.73%) Remedy
6 4 (2.99%) Brady
6 4 (2.99%) NCR
6 4 (2.99%) Apple
6 4 (2.99%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.99%) Sybase
6 4 (2.99%) Cisco
6 4 (2.99%) IBM
7 2 (1.49%) EMC
7 2 (1.49%) Huawei
7 2 (1.49%) Broadcom
8 1 (0.75%) Roku
8 1 (0.75%) Intel
8 1 (0.75%) Microsoft
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