The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 178 178 156
Rank change year-on-year
0 -22
Permanent jobs citing STB 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.027% 0.13% 0.070%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.094% 0.48% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £63,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+41.66% +5.88%
STB
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1060 1048 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 28.24% 27.96% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 784 855 713
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing STB across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

STB Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

STB
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing STB across the Leeds region.

STB Salary Trend in Leeds

STB
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) DTV
2 1 (50.00%) DVB
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Qt
2 1 (50.00%) GStreamer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DVB
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Qt
1 1 (50.00%) GStreamer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) DTV
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++