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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 838 724 770
Rank change year-on-year
-114 +46
Permanent jobs citing STB 57 112 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.11% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.33% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32 33 100
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 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -8.04%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34442 33560 37037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.64% 33.08% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 27502 27350 31563
Average salary £47,500 £46,127 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.97% +2.50%
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 1 August 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 August 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 -67 30 £56,500 +0.89% 2
South East -13 15 £76,250 -
East of England -22 8 £45,000 +5.88% 5
STB
UK

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 60 (45.45%) Linux
2 47 (35.61%) IPTV
3 44 (33.33%) C
4 34 (25.76%) Software Engineering
5 28 (21.21%) QA
5 28 (21.21%) C++
6 25 (18.94%) Finance
7 24 (18.18%) UNIX
8 23 (17.42%) TCP/IP
8 23 (17.42%) Telecoms
8 23 (17.42%) Scrum
9 21 (15.91%) Degree
10 20 (15.15%) Multithreading
10 20 (15.15%) MPEG
10 20 (15.15%) Ethernet
10 20 (15.15%) Python
11 19 (14.39%) Advertising
12 18 (13.64%) DVB
12 18 (13.64%) Oracle
12 18 (13.64%) PL/SQL
12 18 (13.64%) SQL
12 18 (13.64%) Sun
12 18 (13.64%) Firmware
12 18 (13.64%) TDD
13 17 (12.88%) Banking
13 17 (12.88%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (12.88%) Photoshop
13 17 (12.88%) Windows
13 17 (12.88%) DTV
13 17 (12.88%) Middleware

STB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (3.03%) Apache
2 2 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (1.52%) IIS
2 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (12.88%) Photoshop
2 10 (7.58%) MS Visio
2 10 (7.58%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.76%) MS Project
4 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (12.12%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (3.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.52%) HiPortfolio
3 2 (1.52%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (1.52%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 2 (1.52%) Kondor+
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.42%) TCP/IP
2 20 (15.15%) Ethernet
3 18 (13.64%) DVB
4 10 (7.58%) HTTP
5 8 (6.06%) RTP
6 7 (5.30%) IGMP
6 7 (5.30%) SSL
7 6 (4.55%) Internet
7 6 (4.55%) Broadband
7 6 (4.55%) RTSP
8 4 (3.03%) Wireless
9 3 (2.27%) NGN
9 3 (2.27%) Multicast
9 3 (2.27%) SDH
9 3 (2.27%) ATM
9 3 (2.27%) DSLAM
10 2 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.52%) Intranet
11 1 (0.76%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.76%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.52%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 16 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.09%) Subversion
3 10 (7.58%) Axure RP
4 9 (6.82%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.03%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.52%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.76%) JIRA
7 1 (0.76%) GDB
7 1 (0.76%) JUnit
General
1 25 (18.94%) Finance
2 23 (17.42%) Telecoms
3 19 (14.39%) Advertising
4 17 (12.88%) Banking
5 9 (6.82%) Multimedia
6 7 (5.30%) Marketing
6 7 (5.30%) Electronics
7 6 (4.55%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.76%) French Language
8 1 (0.76%) Publishing
8 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (19.70%) Software Engineer
2 18 (13.64%) Developer
3 17 (12.88%) Designer
3 17 (12.88%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 11 (8.33%) Analyst
6 9 (6.82%) Android Developer
6 9 (6.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (6.82%) Test Engineer
6 9 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
7 8 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.06%) Senior Android Developer
7 8 (6.06%) User Experience Designer
8 7 (5.30%) UI Designer
8 7 (5.30%) ActionScript Developer
8 7 (5.30%) Interface Designer
9 6 (4.55%) Senior Test Engineer
9 6 (4.55%) UI Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.88%) Middleware
2 10 (7.58%) XML
3 9 (6.82%) RESTful
4 8 (6.06%) Web Services
4 8 (6.06%) Apache Flex
5 7 (5.30%) REST
5 7 (5.30%) JSON
6 6 (4.55%) GStreamer
7 4 (3.03%) POSIX
8 3 (2.27%) Flash
8 3 (2.27%) HTML
9 2 (1.52%) CSS
9 2 (1.52%) SOAP
9 2 (1.52%) YUI
10 1 (0.76%) Ajax
10 1 (0.76%) Java ME
10 1 (0.76%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 47 (35.61%) IPTV
2 20 (15.15%) MPEG
3 18 (13.64%) Firmware
4 17 (12.88%) DTV
5 13 (9.85%) Streaming Video
6 9 (6.82%) Streaming Media
7 8 (6.06%) Computer Science
7 8 (6.06%) Mobile App
8 7 (5.30%) Digital Media
8 7 (5.30%) Open Source
9 4 (3.03%) Device Driver
9 4 (3.03%) Handset
10 3 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (2.27%) Video on Demand
11 2 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.52%) SWIFT
11 2 (1.52%) Social Media
11 2 (1.52%) RIA
11 2 (1.52%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 60 (45.45%) Linux
2 24 (18.18%) UNIX
3 17 (12.88%) Windows
4 16 (12.12%) Solaris
5 12 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
5 12 (9.09%) Android
6 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.76%) Software Engineering
2 23 (17.42%) Scrum
3 20 (15.15%) Multithreading
4 18 (13.64%) TDD
5 17 (12.88%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (10.61%) OOP
6 14 (10.61%) Service Management
7 13 (9.85%) ITSM
7 13 (9.85%) OO
7 13 (9.85%) ITIL
8 11 (8.33%) Kanban
8 11 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (6.82%) BDD
9 9 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (6.82%) Android Development
10 8 (6.06%) Product Management
10 8 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (5.30%) Change Control
11 7 (5.30%) MVC
11 7 (5.30%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 44 (33.33%) C
2 28 (21.21%) C++
3 20 (15.15%) Python
4 18 (13.64%) PL/SQL
4 18 (13.64%) SQL
5 14 (10.61%) Java
6 10 (7.58%) JavaScript
6 10 (7.58%) Embedded C
7 9 (6.82%) ActionScript
8 7 (5.30%) ActionScript 3.0
9 6 (4.55%) Perl
10 4 (3.03%) Ruby
11 2 (1.52%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.76%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 21 (15.91%) Degree
2 6 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.76%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (21.21%) QA
2 12 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (5.30%) SLA
4 5 (3.79%) JTAG
Vendors
1 18 (13.64%) Oracle
1 18 (13.64%) Sun
2 11 (8.33%) Microgen
3 7 (5.30%) Adobe
4 5 (3.79%) Remedy
5 4 (3.03%) Cisco
6 2 (1.52%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.52%) Sybase
6 2 (1.52%) IBM
6 2 (1.52%) EMC
6 2 (1.52%) NCR
6 2 (1.52%) Apple
6 2 (1.52%) Huawei
6 2 (1.52%) Brady
7 1 (0.76%) Broadcom
7 1 (0.76%) Intel
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft
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