The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 814 732 773
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +41
Permanent jobs citing STB 60 113 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.11% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.34% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 33 32 100
Average salary £56,500 £55,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.80% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,750 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -11.42%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34783 33702 37066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.76% 33.09% 33.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27858 27502 31626
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
STB
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -81 34 £56,500 - 6
South East -18 14 £76,250 - 1
East of England -12 6 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Yorkshire -44 1 £40,000 +6.66% 1
North West - 1 - -
STB
UK

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 58 (44.27%) Linux
2 45 (34.35%) IPTV
3 42 (32.06%) C
4 32 (24.43%) Software Engineering
5 28 (21.37%) QA
5 28 (21.37%) C++
6 27 (20.61%) Finance
7 24 (18.32%) UNIX
8 23 (17.56%) TCP/IP
8 23 (17.56%) Telecoms
9 22 (16.79%) Scrum
10 21 (16.03%) Degree
11 20 (15.27%) Multithreading
11 20 (15.27%) Advertising
11 20 (15.27%) Ethernet
12 19 (14.50%) DVB
13 18 (13.74%) DTV
13 18 (13.74%) MPEG
13 18 (13.74%) Sun
13 18 (13.74%) Firmware
13 18 (13.74%) Python
13 18 (13.74%) Oracle
13 18 (13.74%) PL/SQL
13 18 (13.74%) SQL
13 18 (13.74%) Banking
14 17 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (12.98%) TDD
14 17 (12.98%) Photoshop
14 17 (12.98%) Windows
14 17 (12.98%) Middleware

STB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (3.05%) Apache
2 2 (1.53%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (1.53%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (12.98%) Photoshop
2 10 (7.63%) MS Visio
2 10 (7.63%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) MS Project
4 1 (0.76%) MS Office
4 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (12.21%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (3.82%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.53%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 2 (1.53%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (1.53%) HiPortfolio
3 2 (1.53%) Kondor+
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.56%) TCP/IP
2 20 (15.27%) Ethernet
3 19 (14.50%) DVB
4 10 (7.63%) HTTP
5 7 (5.34%) Internet
5 7 (5.34%) IGMP
6 6 (4.58%) RTSP
6 6 (4.58%) RTP
6 6 (4.58%) Broadband
6 6 (4.58%) SSL
7 4 (3.05%) Multicast
8 3 (2.29%) Wireless
8 3 (2.29%) NGN
8 3 (2.29%) SDH
8 3 (2.29%) ATM
8 3 (2.29%) DSLAM
9 2 (1.53%) Firewall
9 2 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.53%) IPv6
9 2 (1.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.58%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.53%) Hyperion Smart View
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (11.45%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.16%) Subversion
3 10 (7.63%) Axure RP
4 9 (6.87%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.05%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.53%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.76%) JIRA
7 1 (0.76%) JUnit
7 1 (0.76%) GDB
General
1 27 (20.61%) Finance
2 23 (17.56%) Telecoms
3 20 (15.27%) Advertising
4 18 (13.74%) Banking
5 7 (5.34%) Multimedia
5 7 (5.34%) Electronics
6 6 (4.58%) General Ledger
6 6 (4.58%) Marketing
7 1 (0.76%) French Language
7 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (18.32%) Software Engineer
2 17 (12.98%) Developer
2 17 (12.98%) Systems Engineer
2 17 (12.98%) Designer
3 12 (9.16%) Analyst
3 12 (9.16%) Applications Support
4 9 (6.87%) Test Engineer
4 9 (6.87%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (6.87%) Android Developer
5 8 (6.11%) User Experience Designer
5 8 (6.11%) Senior Android Developer
5 8 (6.11%) Senior Developer
5 8 (6.11%) Support Analyst
6 7 (5.34%) Interface Designer
6 7 (5.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (5.34%) UI Designer
7 6 (4.58%) ActionScript Developer
7 6 (4.58%) Financial Analyst
7 6 (4.58%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (3.82%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.98%) Middleware
2 9 (6.87%) XML
2 9 (6.87%) RESTful
3 8 (6.11%) Apache Flex
3 8 (6.11%) Web Services
4 6 (4.58%) GStreamer
4 6 (4.58%) REST
4 6 (4.58%) JSON
5 4 (3.05%) POSIX
6 3 (2.29%) Flash
6 3 (2.29%) HTML
7 2 (1.53%) CSS
7 2 (1.53%) SOAP
7 2 (1.53%) YUI
8 1 (0.76%) J2SE
8 1 (0.76%) Ajax
8 1 (0.76%) Java ME
Miscellaneous
1 45 (34.35%) IPTV
2 18 (13.74%) MPEG
2 18 (13.74%) Firmware
2 18 (13.74%) DTV
3 11 (8.40%) Streaming Video
4 9 (6.87%) Streaming Media
5 8 (6.11%) Mobile App
5 8 (6.11%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.34%) Open Source
7 5 (3.82%) Digital Media
8 4 (3.05%) Device Driver
9 3 (2.29%) Handset
9 3 (2.29%) Video on Demand
9 3 (2.29%) Social Media
9 3 (2.29%) Smartphone
9 3 (2.29%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.53%) RIA
10 2 (1.53%) SWIFT
10 2 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 58 (44.27%) Linux
2 24 (18.32%) UNIX
3 17 (12.98%) Windows
4 16 (12.21%) Solaris
5 12 (9.16%) Embedded Linux
5 12 (9.16%) Android
6 1 (0.76%) Debian
6 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.43%) Software Engineering
2 22 (16.79%) Scrum
3 20 (15.27%) Multithreading
4 17 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (12.98%) TDD
5 14 (10.69%) OOP
5 14 (10.69%) Service Management
6 13 (9.92%) ITSM
6 13 (9.92%) ITIL
7 12 (9.16%) OO
7 12 (9.16%) Kanban
8 11 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (6.87%) BDD
9 9 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (6.87%) Android Development
10 8 (6.11%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (5.34%) Change Control
11 7 (5.34%) Product Management
11 7 (5.34%) Validation
12 6 (4.58%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (32.06%) C
2 28 (21.37%) C++
3 18 (13.74%) Python
3 18 (13.74%) PL/SQL
3 18 (13.74%) SQL
4 14 (10.69%) Java
5 8 (6.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.11%) Embedded C
5 8 (6.11%) ActionScript
6 6 (4.58%) ActionScript 3.0
6 6 (4.58%) Perl
7 4 (3.05%) Ruby
8 2 (1.53%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.76%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (16.03%) Degree
2 6 (4.58%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.76%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (21.37%) QA
2 12 (9.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (5.34%) SLA
4 5 (3.82%) JTAG
Vendors
1 18 (13.74%) Oracle
1 18 (13.74%) Sun
2 11 (8.40%) Microgen
3 6 (4.58%) Adobe
4 5 (3.82%) Remedy
5 4 (3.05%) Cisco
6 2 (1.53%) IBM
6 2 (1.53%) Sybase
6 2 (1.53%) EMC
6 2 (1.53%) NCR
6 2 (1.53%) Apple
6 2 (1.53%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.53%) Brady
6 2 (1.53%) Huawei
7 1 (0.76%) Broadcom
7 1 (0.76%) Intel
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft
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