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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 827 813 732
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -81
Permanent jobs citing STB 27 76 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.069% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.070% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 51
Average salary £85,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.81% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £100,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+135.29% -
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
38530 44146 39902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.66% 40.26% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30761 35563 32838
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 £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 22 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 22 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 +22 21 £80,000 +60.00% 2
East of England +9 3 £100,000 +110.52% 2
South East -3 2 £100,000 +110.52% 2
South West - 2 - -
Yorkshire -3 1 - -
STB
UK

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 43 (55.13%) Telecoms
2 35 (44.87%) HTML
3 34 (43.59%) IPTV
3 34 (43.59%) HTML5
4 33 (42.31%) Android
5 32 (41.03%) Software Engineering
6 30 (38.46%) Xbox
7 26 (33.33%) Linux
8 25 (32.05%) Games
8 25 (32.05%) Apple iOS
8 25 (32.05%) Over-the-Top Content
9 24 (30.77%) Streaming Video
10 22 (28.21%) Apple
10 22 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (28.21%) Roku
10 22 (28.21%) Chromecast
10 22 (28.21%) Apple TV
10 22 (28.21%) PlayStation
11 21 (26.92%) Video on Demand
12 20 (25.64%) Apache Flex
12 20 (25.64%) Software Delivery
13 19 (24.36%) DTV
14 17 (21.79%) C++
15 16 (20.51%) Broadband
16 15 (19.23%) Product Management
17 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
18 11 (14.10%) Java
18 11 (14.10%) OO
18 11 (14.10%) DVB
18 11 (14.10%) Degree

STB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 8 (10.26%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.51%) Broadband
2 11 (14.10%) DVB
3 9 (11.54%) HTTP
4 6 (7.69%) DSLAM
4 6 (7.69%) ATM
4 6 (7.69%) SDH
4 6 (7.69%) NGN
5 3 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.56%) SSL
7 1 (1.28%) Internet
7 1 (1.28%) Wireless
7 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) JUnit
1 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.56%) Subversion
2 1 (1.28%) Selenium
2 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (55.13%) Telecoms
2 25 (32.05%) Games
3 5 (6.41%) Electronics
4 4 (5.13%) Marketing
5 3 (3.85%) Finance
6 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.56%) Banking
7 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.28%) French Language
7 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Architect
2 24 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (23.08%) Developer
4 10 (12.82%) Product Manager
5 9 (11.54%) Web Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Account Manager
8 5 (6.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Embedded Software Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Analyst
10 2 (2.56%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.56%) Development Engineer
10 2 (2.56%) Pre Sales Engineer
10 2 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (2.56%) Java Applications Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Security Engineer
10 2 (2.56%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Embedded Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (44.87%) HTML
2 34 (43.59%) HTML5
3 20 (25.64%) Apache Flex
4 10 (12.82%) CSS
5 8 (10.26%) REST
5 8 (10.26%) Backbone.js
6 7 (8.97%) Middleware
7 3 (3.85%) XML
8 2 (2.56%) SOAP
8 2 (2.56%) SVG
8 2 (2.56%) J2SE
8 2 (2.56%) Ajax
8 2 (2.56%) OpenCL
9 1 (1.28%) Moose
9 1 (1.28%) JSON
9 1 (1.28%) GStreamer
9 1 (1.28%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 34 (43.59%) IPTV
2 30 (38.46%) Xbox
3 25 (32.05%) Over-the-Top Content
4 24 (30.77%) Streaming Video
5 22 (28.21%) Chromecast
5 22 (28.21%) Apple TV
5 22 (28.21%) PlayStation
6 21 (26.92%) Video on Demand
7 19 (24.36%) DTV
8 8 (10.26%) Open Source
9 7 (8.97%) User Experience
10 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
10 6 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (2.56%) Fixed Income
12 2 (2.56%) VHDL
12 2 (2.56%) CUDA
12 2 (2.56%) PKI
12 2 (2.56%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 33 (42.31%) Android
2 26 (33.33%) Linux
3 25 (32.05%) Apple iOS
4 8 (10.26%) Windows
4 8 (10.26%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (10.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) Software Engineering
2 22 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (25.64%) Software Delivery
4 15 (19.23%) Product Management
5 11 (14.10%) OO
6 10 (12.82%) Unit Testing
6 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (12.82%) OOD
7 8 (10.26%) Web Development
7 8 (10.26%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (10.26%) DevOps
8 7 (8.97%) UX Design
8 7 (8.97%) Industrial Design
8 7 (8.97%) Project Management
9 6 (7.69%) Service Management
9 6 (7.69%) CRM
9 6 (7.69%) Supplier Management
10 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
11 3 (3.85%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.79%) C++
2 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.10%) Java
4 10 (12.82%) C
5 5 (6.41%) Embedded C
5 5 (6.41%) Embedded C++
6 2 (2.56%) Perl
6 2 (2.56%) PHP
6 2 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
1 2 (2.56%) CRD IV
1 2 (2.56%) COREP
1 2 (2.56%) FINREP
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (28.21%) Apple
1 22 (28.21%) Roku
2 8 (10.26%) Google
3 1 (1.28%) BT
3 1 (1.28%) Cadence
3 1 (1.28%) SAP
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