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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 826 838 742
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -96
Permanent jobs citing STB 52 59 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.054% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.14% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 34
Average salary £70,000 £56,500 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.89% +1.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £65,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £68,750 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+48.64% +15.62%
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
41535 43201 41409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.62% 39.51% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33275 34237 33636
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 +28 31 £80,000 +41.59% 4
East of England +5 7 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Yorkshire +8 5 £40,000 - 2
South East -10 3 £100,000 +31.14%
West Midlands - 1 £67,500 -
STB
UK

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (47.06%) IPTV
3 37 (43.53%) Software Engineering
3 37 (43.53%) Telecoms
4 33 (38.82%) Over-the-Top Content
5 30 (35.29%) HTML
6 29 (34.12%) Streaming Video
6 29 (34.12%) Video on Demand
6 29 (34.12%) HTML5
7 28 (32.94%) Games
8 25 (29.41%) Android
8 25 (29.41%) Apple iOS
9 24 (28.24%) Xbox
9 24 (28.24%) Chromecast
9 24 (28.24%) Apple TV
9 24 (28.24%) PlayStation
9 24 (28.24%) Roku
9 24 (28.24%) Apple
9 24 (28.24%) C
9 24 (28.24%) Linux
10 22 (25.88%) Apache Flex
10 22 (25.88%) Software Delivery
11 21 (24.71%) C++
12 16 (18.82%) DTV
13 15 (17.65%) Finance
14 14 (16.47%) Banking
14 14 (16.47%) DVB
14 14 (16.47%) SQL
15 13 (15.29%) Embedded Linux
16 11 (12.94%) Oracle

STB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.18%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.47%) DVB
2 11 (12.94%) Internet
3 7 (8.24%) Broadband
4 5 (5.88%) SDH
4 5 (5.88%) DSLAM
4 5 (5.88%) ATM
4 5 (5.88%) NGN
5 3 (3.53%) IGMP
5 3 (3.53%) RTSP
5 3 (3.53%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (3.53%) HTTP
6 1 (1.18%) SSL
6 1 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) JUnit
1 3 (3.53%) Selenium
1 3 (3.53%) WebDriver
1 3 (3.53%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.18%) Axure RP
General
1 37 (43.53%) Telecoms
2 28 (32.94%) Games
3 15 (17.65%) Finance
4 14 (16.47%) Banking
5 10 (11.76%) Retail
5 10 (11.76%) International Banking
6 7 (8.24%) Electronics
7 4 (4.71%) Marketing
8 3 (3.53%) Investment Banking
8 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
8 3 (3.53%) Advertising
9 1 (1.18%) Law
9 1 (1.18%) Multimedia
9 1 (1.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 29 (34.12%) Architect
2 26 (30.59%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (10.59%) Analyst
3 9 (10.59%) Business Analyst
3 9 (10.59%) Software Engineer
4 7 (8.24%) Developer
4 7 (8.24%) Principal Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (7.06%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 5 (5.88%) SQL Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
6 5 (5.88%) Senior Financial Analyst
6 5 (5.88%) Account Manager
7 3 (3.53%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Test Engineer
8 2 (2.35%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (2.35%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (35.29%) HTML
2 29 (34.12%) HTML5
3 22 (25.88%) Apache Flex
4 10 (11.76%) .NET
5 9 (10.59%) Middleware
6 3 (3.53%) Ajax
6 3 (3.53%) CSS
6 3 (3.53%) Web Services
6 3 (3.53%) XML
7 2 (2.35%) Flash
7 2 (2.35%) SVG
7 2 (2.35%) SOAP
7 2 (2.35%) OpenCL
8 1 (1.18%) GStreamer
8 1 (1.18%) JSON
8 1 (1.18%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 40 (47.06%) IPTV
2 33 (38.82%) Over-the-Top Content
3 29 (34.12%) Video on Demand
3 29 (34.12%) Streaming Video
4 24 (28.24%) Xbox
4 24 (28.24%) Chromecast
4 24 (28.24%) Apple TV
4 24 (28.24%) PlayStation
5 16 (18.82%) DTV
6 10 (11.76%) Online Banking
7 7 (8.24%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
9 5 (5.88%) MPEG
10 3 (3.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (3.53%) Fixed Income
10 3 (3.53%) Derivative
10 3 (3.53%) iPad
11 2 (2.35%) CUDA
11 2 (2.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.41%) Android
1 25 (29.41%) Apple iOS
2 24 (28.24%) Linux
3 13 (15.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (43.53%) Software Engineering
3 22 (25.88%) Software Delivery
4 10 (11.76%) MVC
5 6 (7.06%) Time Management
5 6 (7.06%) Waterfall
6 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.88%) CRM
6 5 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (5.88%) Service Management
7 4 (4.71%) BDD
7 4 (4.71%) Product Management
8 3 (3.53%) Test Automation
8 3 (3.53%) Project Management
8 3 (3.53%) Multithreading
8 3 (3.53%) Coaching
8 3 (3.53%) Scrum
9 2 (2.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.35%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (2.35%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.24%) C
2 21 (24.71%) C++
3 14 (16.47%) SQL
4 10 (11.76%) C#
5 9 (10.59%) Java
6 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.35%) Embedded C
7 2 (2.35%) Embedded C++
7 2 (2.35%) PHP
8 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.18%) Perl
8 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.53%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) JTAG
2 3 (3.53%) CRD IV
2 3 (3.53%) COREP
2 3 (3.53%) FINREP
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 24 (28.24%) Apple
1 24 (28.24%) Roku
2 11 (12.94%) Oracle
3 10 (11.76%) Microgen
4 2 (2.35%) BT
5 1 (1.18%) Cadence
5 1 (1.18%) SAP
5 1 (1.18%) Adobe
5 1 (1.18%) Remedy
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: c£40k DoE + good bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: to £65k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum + v strong Benefits
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