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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 814 812 762
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -50
Permanent jobs citing STB 49 45 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.046% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.11% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 83
Average salary £41,250 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.94% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
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
37714 39132 39045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.80% 39.92% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30504 30675 32356
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +9 22 £45,000 -7.21% 2
Yorkshire +15 15 £40,000 -8.57% 3
South East -12 6 £62,500 +25.00%
South West - 2 - - 3
North West -8 1 £40,000 -
STB
UK

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 37 (40.66%) Linux
2 33 (36.26%) Telecoms
3 32 (35.16%) Android
4 31 (34.07%) IPTV
4 31 (34.07%) Software Engineering
4 31 (34.07%) HTML
5 28 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (28.57%) HTML5
7 24 (26.37%) Xbox
7 24 (26.37%) DTV
8 22 (24.18%) Over-the-Top Content
9 21 (23.08%) Java
9 21 (23.08%) C++
10 19 (20.88%) Video on Demand
11 18 (19.78%) Broadband
12 17 (18.68%) Streaming Video
12 17 (18.68%) Apple iOS
13 16 (17.58%) Product Management
13 16 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (17.58%) OO
13 16 (17.58%) CSS
14 15 (16.48%) Open Source
15 14 (15.38%) Roku
15 14 (15.38%) JavaScript
15 14 (15.38%) Apple
15 14 (15.38%) Apache Flex
15 14 (15.38%) Games
16 13 (14.29%) Web Development
16 13 (14.29%) Electronics
16 13 (14.29%) OOD

STB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (10.99%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.78%) Broadband
2 12 (13.19%) DVB
3 11 (12.09%) HTTP
4 6 (6.59%) SDH
4 6 (6.59%) ATM
4 6 (6.59%) DSLAM
4 6 (6.59%) NGN
5 3 (3.30%) SSL
5 3 (3.30%) Internet
6 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.10%) DLNA
7 1 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Subversion
2 7 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.59%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.40%) Selenium
5 3 (3.30%) JUnit
5 3 (3.30%) JIRA
6 1 (1.10%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (36.26%) Telecoms
2 14 (15.38%) Games
3 13 (14.29%) Electronics
4 9 (9.89%) Marketing
5 3 (3.30%) Retail
6 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.10%) Advertising
7 1 (1.10%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (31.87%) Developer
2 21 (23.08%) Architect
2 21 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (13.19%) Software Engineer
3 12 (13.19%) Web Developer
4 10 (10.99%) Product Manager
4 10 (10.99%) Software Developer
5 8 (8.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Account Manager
5 8 (8.79%) Embedded Software Developer
6 4 (4.40%) Test Engineer
7 3 (3.30%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (3.30%) Applications Developer
7 3 (3.30%) Java Applications Developer
7 3 (3.30%) Android Developer
7 3 (3.30%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.20%) UI Programmer
8 2 (2.20%) Software Programmer
8 2 (2.20%) UI Developer
8 2 (2.20%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.07%) HTML
2 26 (28.57%) HTML5
3 16 (17.58%) CSS
4 14 (15.38%) Apache Flex
5 11 (12.09%) REST
6 10 (10.99%) Backbone.js
6 10 (10.99%) Middleware
7 6 (6.59%) XML
8 3 (3.30%) Flash
8 3 (3.30%) J2SE
8 3 (3.30%) Adobe AIR
8 3 (3.30%) RESTful
9 2 (2.20%) Moose
9 2 (2.20%) SVG
9 2 (2.20%) Ajax
9 2 (2.20%) SOAP
10 1 (1.10%) JSON
10 1 (1.10%) D-Bus
Miscellaneous
1 31 (34.07%) IPTV
2 24 (26.37%) DTV
2 24 (26.37%) Xbox
3 22 (24.18%) Over-the-Top Content
4 19 (20.88%) Video on Demand
5 17 (18.68%) Streaming Video
6 15 (16.48%) Open Source
7 8 (8.79%) User Experience
8 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
9 3 (3.30%) Streaming Media
9 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
10 2 (2.20%) MPEG
10 2 (2.20%) VHDL
10 2 (2.20%) Cryptography
10 2 (2.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (2.20%) PKI
10 2 (2.20%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
11 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 37 (40.66%) Linux
2 32 (35.16%) Android
3 17 (18.68%) Apple iOS
4 10 (10.99%) Windows Mobile
4 10 (10.99%) Windows
5 9 (9.89%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (2.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.07%) Software Engineering
2 28 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.58%) OO
3 16 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (17.58%) Product Management
4 13 (14.29%) Web Development
4 13 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 13 (14.29%) OOD
5 10 (10.99%) DevOps
6 7 (7.69%) Industrial Design
6 7 (7.69%) UX Design
7 6 (6.59%) Supplier Management
7 6 (6.59%) CRM
7 6 (6.59%) Project Management
7 6 (6.59%) Service Management
8 5 (5.49%) OOP
8 5 (5.49%) Test Automation
8 5 (5.49%) Metadata Management
9 4 (4.40%) Android Development
9 4 (4.40%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.08%) C++
1 21 (23.08%) Java
2 14 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 12 (13.19%) C
4 8 (8.79%) Embedded C
4 8 (8.79%) Embedded C++
5 6 (6.59%) Python
6 5 (5.49%) PHP
7 4 (4.40%) Perl
8 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.10%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.10%) SQL
9 1 (1.10%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) ISEB
2 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (15.38%) Apple
1 14 (15.38%) Roku
2 10 (10.99%) Google
3 4 (4.40%) Adobe
4 1 (1.10%) SAP
4 1 (1.10%) BT
4 1 (1.10%) Cadence
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