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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 839 809 790
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -19
Permanent jobs citing STB 41 48 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.048% 0.077%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 73
Average salary £56,500 £46,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.16% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £59,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+38.82% -
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
40075 39873 43648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.04% 39.75% 39.76%
Number of salaries quoted 31593 32620 36865
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 £27,500 £27,500
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -7 23 £56,500 +1.80% 2
South East +8 7 £59,000 -
East of England -3 7 £65,000 +62.50% 2
North West - 2 £40,000 -
South West - 1 £40,000 - 2
STB
UK

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 51 (43.59%) Linux
2 43 (36.75%) IPTV
3 42 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (29.06%) C
5 29 (24.79%) QA
6 26 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 25 (21.37%) C++
8 23 (19.66%) TCP/IP
8 23 (19.66%) TDD
8 23 (19.66%) Scrum
9 22 (18.80%) Python
9 22 (18.80%) Software Engineering
10 20 (17.09%) UNIX
11 19 (16.24%) XML
11 19 (16.24%) Finance
11 19 (16.24%) Subversion
11 19 (16.24%) Git (software)
12 18 (15.38%) User Experience
13 17 (14.53%) DTV
13 17 (14.53%) Windows
13 17 (14.53%) Over-the-Top Content
14 16 (13.68%) Java
14 16 (13.68%) Firmware
14 16 (13.68%) Ethernet
15 15 (12.82%) SQL
15 15 (12.82%) Multithreading
16 14 (11.97%) Jenkins
16 14 (11.97%) Oracle
16 14 (11.97%) PL/SQL
16 14 (11.97%) Adobe

STB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (3.42%) WebSphere
1 4 (3.42%) Apache
1 4 (3.42%) Tomcat
1 4 (3.42%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (3.42%) IIS
2 1 (0.85%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.42%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (3.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (8.55%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (4.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (3.42%) Kondor+
3 4 (3.42%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 4 (3.42%) IntelliMatch
3 4 (3.42%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.27%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.66%) TCP/IP
2 16 (13.68%) Ethernet
3 9 (7.69%) SSL
3 9 (7.69%) DVB
4 8 (6.84%) RTP
5 7 (5.98%) Broadband
6 6 (5.13%) HTTP
7 5 (4.27%) Internet
7 5 (4.27%) Wireless
8 3 (2.56%) ATM
8 3 (2.56%) SDH
8 3 (2.56%) Intranet
8 3 (2.56%) DSLAM
8 3 (2.56%) Multicast
8 3 (2.56%) NGN
9 2 (1.71%) IGMP
10 1 (0.85%) ADSL
10 1 (0.85%) IPv6
10 1 (0.85%) Firewall
10 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.27%) MySQL
3 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.42%) Hyperion Smart View
4 2 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (16.24%) Subversion
1 19 (16.24%) Git (software)
2 14 (11.97%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.98%) JIRA
4 6 (5.13%) Selenium
5 4 (3.42%) Axure RP
5 4 (3.42%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.85%) GNU Toolchain
6 1 (0.85%) GDB
6 1 (0.85%) JBehave
6 1 (0.85%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.85%) Maven
General
1 26 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 19 (16.24%) Finance
3 10 (8.55%) Banking
4 9 (7.69%) Advertising
4 9 (7.69%) Electronics
5 8 (6.84%) Multimedia
6 7 (5.98%) Marketing
7 4 (3.42%) General Ledger
8 3 (2.56%) Retail
9 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (16.24%) Software Engineer
2 18 (15.38%) Developer
3 17 (14.53%) Systems Engineer
4 13 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 10 (8.55%) Analyst
6 9 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 9 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 9 (7.69%) Android Developer
6 9 (7.69%) ActionScript Developer
6 9 (7.69%) Designer
7 8 (6.84%) UI Developer
7 8 (6.84%) UI Programmer
7 8 (6.84%) Senior Android Developer
7 8 (6.84%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Software Test Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) Account Manager
10 5 (4.27%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (4.27%) Systems Support
10 5 (4.27%) Interface Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.24%) XML
2 11 (9.40%) Middleware
3 10 (8.55%) REST
4 9 (7.69%) Web Services
4 9 (7.69%) JSON
4 9 (7.69%) Apache Flex
4 9 (7.69%) RESTful
5 7 (5.98%) HTML
6 6 (5.13%) CSS
6 6 (5.13%) Flash
7 5 (4.27%) SOAP
7 5 (4.27%) Adobe AIR
8 1 (0.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 43 (36.75%) IPTV
2 18 (15.38%) User Experience
3 17 (14.53%) DTV
3 17 (14.53%) Over-the-Top Content
4 14 (11.97%) Streaming Video
5 13 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 12 (10.26%) Video on Demand
6 12 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (10.26%) MPEG
7 10 (8.55%) Streaming Media
8 7 (5.98%) Digital Media
8 7 (5.98%) Algorithms
8 7 (5.98%) Computer Science
9 6 (5.13%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (3.42%) SWIFT
10 4 (3.42%) Handset
10 4 (3.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.71%) Open Source
11 2 (1.71%) iPad
11 2 (1.71%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 51 (43.59%) Linux
2 20 (17.09%) UNIX
3 17 (14.53%) Windows
4 12 (10.26%) Android
5 10 (8.55%) Solaris
6 7 (5.98%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (19.66%) TDD
2 23 (19.66%) Scrum
3 22 (18.80%) Software Engineering
4 15 (12.82%) Multithreading
5 11 (9.40%) OO
5 11 (9.40%) Service Management
5 11 (9.40%) Product Management
6 10 (8.55%) Kanban
6 10 (8.55%) Android Development
6 10 (8.55%) BDD
6 10 (8.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (8.55%) ITSM
6 10 (8.55%) ITIL
7 9 (7.69%) OOP
7 9 (7.69%) MVC
7 9 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (7.69%) Test Automation
8 7 (5.98%) Validation
9 6 (5.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 34 (29.06%) C
2 25 (21.37%) C++
3 22 (18.80%) Python
4 16 (13.68%) Java
5 15 (12.82%) SQL
6 14 (11.97%) PL/SQL
7 13 (11.11%) ActionScript
8 11 (9.40%) Perl
9 10 (8.55%) JavaScript
10 9 (7.69%) ActionScript 3.0
11 8 (6.84%) Embedded C
12 6 (5.13%) Ruby
13 5 (4.27%) PHP
14 4 (3.42%) ActionScript 2.0
15 2 (1.71%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.85%) BrightScript
Qualifications
1 13 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.85%) ISEB
3 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (24.79%) QA
2 9 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (3.42%) SLA
4 1 (0.85%) JTAG
System Software
1 16 (13.68%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (11.97%) Oracle
1 14 (11.97%) Adobe
2 13 (11.11%) Sun
3 5 (4.27%) Remedy
3 5 (4.27%) Microgen
4 4 (3.42%) Brady
4 4 (3.42%) Sybase
4 4 (3.42%) TIBCO
4 4 (3.42%) IBM
4 4 (3.42%) NCR
5 3 (2.56%) Apple
6 2 (1.71%) Huawei
6 2 (1.71%) Broadcom
7 1 (0.85%) EMC
7 1 (0.85%) Intel
7 1 (0.85%) Roku
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