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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 796 803 767
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -36
Permanent jobs citing STB 54 43 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.045% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.11% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 50 34 91
Average salary £40,000 £46,750 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.43% -2.60%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
37525 37904 39936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.98% 39.63% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30572 29904 33584
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 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Yorkshire +13 25 £40,000 -5.88% 6
London -8 23 £47,500 -2.06% 4
North West - 3 £40,000 -
South East -25 2 £62,500 - 2
East of England -14 1 - - 1
STB
UK

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (44.90%) Linux
2 35 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (34.69%) Software Engineering
4 31 (31.63%) IPTV
5 29 (29.59%) Android
6 28 (28.57%) Telecoms
7 27 (27.55%) HTML
8 26 (26.53%) DTV
9 24 (24.49%) Java
10 23 (23.47%) C++
11 22 (22.45%) Over-the-Top Content
12 21 (21.43%) HTML5
12 21 (21.43%) Xbox
13 20 (20.41%) Video on Demand
14 19 (19.39%) OO
15 18 (18.37%) Streaming Video
16 17 (17.35%) C
17 16 (16.33%) CSS
17 16 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (16.33%) Product Management
18 15 (15.31%) Open Source
18 15 (15.31%) Web Development
18 15 (15.31%) Electronics
19 14 (14.29%) Subversion
19 14 (14.29%) DVB
19 14 (14.29%) JavaScript
19 14 (14.29%) OOD
19 14 (14.29%) Broadband
19 14 (14.29%) Apple iOS
19 14 (14.29%) REST

STB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (10.20%) Node.js
2 2 (2.04%) Apache
2 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (2.04%) IIS
2 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.02%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) HiPortfolio
1 2 (2.04%) Kondor+
1 2 (2.04%) IntelliMatch
1 2 (2.04%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.29%) DVB
1 14 (14.29%) Broadband
2 13 (13.27%) HTTP
3 5 (5.10%) SSL
3 5 (5.10%) Internet
3 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.04%) SDH
4 2 (2.04%) DSLAM
4 2 (2.04%) RTP
4 2 (2.04%) ATM
4 2 (2.04%) Wireless
4 2 (2.04%) NGN
5 1 (1.02%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.02%) DLNA
5 1 (1.02%) Intranet
5 1 (1.02%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) MySQL
2 2 (2.04%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 14 (14.29%) Subversion
2 10 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.16%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.14%) Selenium
5 6 (6.12%) JIRA
6 3 (3.06%) JUnit
7 2 (2.04%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.04%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.02%) JBehave
8 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.02%) GNU Toolchain
8 1 (1.02%) Maven
General
1 28 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 15 (15.31%) Electronics
3 11 (11.22%) Games
4 9 (9.18%) Marketing
5 3 (3.06%) Retail
6 2 (2.04%) Finance
6 2 (2.04%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.02%) Advertising
7 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (30.61%) Developer
2 16 (16.33%) Architect
2 16 (16.33%) Software Engineer
2 16 (16.33%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (12.24%) Web Developer
4 10 (10.20%) Software Developer
4 10 (10.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (10.20%) Product Manager
5 8 (8.16%) Embedded Software Developer
6 6 (6.12%) Test Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Software Test Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Account Manager
8 4 (4.08%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.06%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Android Developer
9 3 (3.06%) UI Programmer
9 3 (3.06%) Java Applications Developer
9 3 (3.06%) ActionScript Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.55%) HTML
2 21 (21.43%) HTML5
3 16 (16.33%) CSS
4 14 (14.29%) REST
5 12 (12.24%) Middleware
5 12 (12.24%) Apache Flex
6 10 (10.20%) XML
6 10 (10.20%) Backbone.js
7 5 (5.10%) Adobe AIR
7 5 (5.10%) Flash
8 3 (3.06%) RESTful
8 3 (3.06%) JSON
8 3 (3.06%) SOAP
8 3 (3.06%) J2SE
9 2 (2.04%) Moose
10 1 (1.02%) D-Bus
10 1 (1.02%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.63%) IPTV
2 26 (26.53%) DTV
3 22 (22.45%) Over-the-Top Content
4 21 (21.43%) Xbox
5 20 (20.41%) Video on Demand
6 18 (18.37%) Streaming Video
7 15 (15.31%) Open Source
8 10 (10.20%) User Experience
9 5 (5.10%) Mobile App
10 4 (4.08%) MPEG
10 4 (4.08%) Streaming Media
10 4 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
11 3 (3.06%) Algorithms
12 2 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (2.04%) VHDL
12 2 (2.04%) Cryptography
12 2 (2.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 2 (2.04%) PKI
12 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 44 (44.90%) Linux
2 29 (29.59%) Android
3 14 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 13 (13.27%) Windows
5 12 (12.24%) Embedded Linux
6 10 (10.20%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (4.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (34.69%) Software Engineering
3 19 (19.39%) OO
4 16 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (16.33%) Product Management
5 15 (15.31%) Web Development
6 14 (14.29%) OOD
7 13 (13.27%) Unit Testing
8 10 (10.20%) DevOps
9 9 (9.18%) TDD
9 9 (9.18%) Scrum
10 7 (7.14%) UX Design
10 7 (7.14%) Test Automation
10 7 (7.14%) Multithreading
10 7 (7.14%) Industrial Design
11 6 (6.12%) Project Management
11 6 (6.12%) Supplier Management
11 6 (6.12%) Test Scripting
12 5 (5.10%) Metadata Management
12 5 (5.10%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.49%) Java
2 23 (23.47%) C++
3 17 (17.35%) C
4 14 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.22%) Embedded C
6 9 (9.18%) Python
7 8 (8.16%) Embedded C++
8 7 (7.14%) Perl
9 5 (5.10%) PHP
9 5 (5.10%) ActionScript
10 4 (4.08%) SQL
11 3 (3.06%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.04%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (2.04%) Ruby
13 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.02%) BrightScript
13 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) ISEB
2 2 (2.04%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (13.27%) Apple
2 12 (12.24%) Roku
3 10 (10.20%) Google
4 8 (8.16%) Adobe
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle
5 2 (2.04%) Sybase
5 2 (2.04%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.04%) NCR
5 2 (2.04%) IBM
5 2 (2.04%) Brady
6 1 (1.02%) Broadcom
6 1 (1.02%) BT
6 1 (1.02%) Sun
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