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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 832 832 743
Rank change year-on-year
0 -89
Permanent jobs citing STB 32 75 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.067% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.081% 0.17% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 66
Average salary £80,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.82% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £54,550 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £100,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+128.57% +2.94%
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
39660 45088 40470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.48% 40.31% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 31577 36055 33248
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 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -2 21 £80,000 +64.94% 2
South East +16 4 £100,000 +110.52% 1
East of England +5 2 £71,250 +42.50%
South West - 2 - -
Yorkshire +2 1 - - 3
STB
UK

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 44 (50.57%) Telecoms
2 37 (42.53%) HTML
3 36 (41.38%) Software Engineering
3 36 (41.38%) HTML5
4 35 (40.23%) IPTV
4 35 (40.23%) Android
5 33 (37.93%) Linux
6 32 (36.78%) Xbox
7 25 (28.74%) DTV
7 25 (28.74%) Games
7 25 (28.74%) Apple iOS
7 25 (28.74%) Over-the-Top Content
8 24 (27.59%) Streaming Video
9 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (25.29%) C++
10 22 (25.29%) Apple
10 22 (25.29%) Roku
10 22 (25.29%) Chromecast
10 22 (25.29%) Apple TV
10 22 (25.29%) PlayStation
10 22 (25.29%) Video on Demand
11 21 (24.14%) Software Delivery
11 21 (24.14%) Apache Flex
12 16 (18.39%) Broadband
12 16 (18.39%) Java
12 16 (18.39%) DVB
13 15 (17.24%) Product Management
14 14 (16.09%) JavaScript
15 13 (14.94%) C
15 13 (14.94%) OO

STB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 10 (11.49%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.39%) Broadband
1 16 (18.39%) DVB
2 11 (12.64%) HTTP
3 6 (6.90%) DSLAM
3 6 (6.90%) SDH
3 6 (6.90%) ATM
3 6 (6.90%) NGN
4 3 (3.45%) SSL
4 3 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.15%) Internet
5 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) JUnit
1 2 (2.30%) Subversion
1 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.15%) Selenium
2 1 (1.15%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (50.57%) Telecoms
2 25 (28.74%) Games
3 7 (8.05%) Electronics
4 4 (4.60%) Marketing
5 3 (3.45%) Finance
6 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.30%) Banking
7 1 (1.15%) French Language
7 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (31.03%) Architect
2 24 (27.59%) Solutions Architect
3 22 (25.29%) Developer
4 11 (12.64%) Web Developer
5 10 (11.49%) Software Engineer
5 10 (11.49%) Product Manager
6 8 (9.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Account Manager
8 6 (6.90%) Embedded Software Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Security Engineer
10 2 (2.30%) Embedded Linux Engineer
10 2 (2.30%) Analyst
10 2 (2.30%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.30%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.30%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.30%) Java Applications Developer
10 2 (2.30%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (2.30%) Development Engineer
10 2 (2.30%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (42.53%) HTML
2 36 (41.38%) HTML5
3 21 (24.14%) Apache Flex
4 12 (13.79%) CSS
5 10 (11.49%) REST
5 10 (11.49%) Backbone.js
6 9 (10.34%) Middleware
7 3 (3.45%) XML
8 2 (2.30%) OpenCL
8 2 (2.30%) SOAP
8 2 (2.30%) J2SE
8 2 (2.30%) SVG
8 2 (2.30%) Ajax
9 1 (1.15%) JSON
9 1 (1.15%) Qt
9 1 (1.15%) Moose
9 1 (1.15%) D-Bus
9 1 (1.15%) GStreamer
Miscellaneous
1 35 (40.23%) IPTV
2 32 (36.78%) Xbox
3 25 (28.74%) DTV
3 25 (28.74%) Over-the-Top Content
4 24 (27.59%) Streaming Video
5 22 (25.29%) Chromecast
5 22 (25.29%) Apple TV
5 22 (25.29%) PlayStation
5 22 (25.29%) Video on Demand
6 10 (11.49%) Open Source
7 7 (8.05%) Computer Science
7 7 (8.05%) User Experience
8 6 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (3.45%) PKI
10 3 (3.45%) Cryptography
10 3 (3.45%) VHDL
11 2 (2.30%) CUDA
11 2 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 35 (40.23%) Android
2 33 (37.93%) Linux
3 25 (28.74%) Apple iOS
4 10 (11.49%) Windows
4 10 (11.49%) Embedded Linux
4 10 (11.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.38%) Software Engineering
2 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (24.14%) Software Delivery
4 15 (17.24%) Product Management
5 13 (14.94%) OO
6 12 (13.79%) OOD
6 12 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (13.79%) Unit Testing
7 10 (11.49%) Web Development
7 10 (11.49%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (11.49%) DevOps
8 7 (8.05%) Industrial Design
8 7 (8.05%) UX Design
8 7 (8.05%) Project Management
9 6 (6.90%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.90%) Service Management
9 6 (6.90%) CRM
9 6 (6.90%) Supplier Management
10 3 (3.45%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (3.45%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.29%) C++
2 16 (18.39%) Java
3 14 (16.09%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.94%) C
5 8 (9.20%) Embedded C
5 8 (9.20%) Embedded C++
6 2 (2.30%) Python
6 2 (2.30%) Perl
6 2 (2.30%) PHP
7 1 (1.15%) SQL
7 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) CRD IV
1 2 (2.30%) COREP
1 2 (2.30%) FINREP
1 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (25.29%) Apple
1 22 (25.29%) Roku
2 10 (11.49%) Google
3 1 (1.15%) SAP
3 1 (1.15%) Cadence
3 1 (1.15%) BT
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Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 10 days ago
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 10 days ago
Staines/ Chandlers Ford, UK
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago