The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 596 572 604
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +32
Permanent jobs citing STB 27 37 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.059% 0.084% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 28
Average salary £56,500 £55,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.80% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £39,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,300 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
STB
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19808 20284 23231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.15% 45.82% 45.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15998 16540 19916
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,494 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

STB Jobs Demand Trend in London

STB
Salary Trend in London

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

STB Salary Trend in London

STB
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing STB across the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

STB Salary Histogram in London

STB
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
City of London -8 5 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Isleworth - 1 - -
STB
England

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 32 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (41.56%) IPTV
2 23 (29.87%) TDD
3 22 (28.57%) Linux
3 22 (28.57%) User Experience
4 19 (24.68%) Git (software)
4 19 (24.68%) XML
4 19 (24.68%) Subversion
5 18 (23.38%) Windows
5 18 (23.38%) SQL
6 17 (22.08%) Oracle
6 17 (22.08%) PL/SQL
6 17 (22.08%) UNIX
6 17 (22.08%) Finance
7 16 (20.78%) Sun
8 14 (18.18%) Adobe
8 14 (18.18%) Java
8 14 (18.18%) Scrum
8 14 (18.18%) Jenkins
9 13 (16.88%) Oracle General Ledger
9 13 (16.88%) Mobile App
9 13 (16.88%) QA
9 13 (16.88%) Advertising
9 13 (16.88%) Banking
9 13 (16.88%) ActionScript
9 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
9 13 (16.88%) Photoshop
9 13 (16.88%) Solaris
9 13 (16.88%) TCP/IP
10 12 (15.58%) Over-the-Top Content

STB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (5.19%) Apache
1 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
1 4 (5.19%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (5.19%) IIS
1 4 (5.19%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Photoshop
2 6 (7.79%) MS Visio
2 6 (7.79%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (6.49%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (5.19%) HiPortfolio
3 4 (5.19%) Kondor+
3 4 (5.19%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 4 (5.19%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.88%) TCP/IP
2 9 (11.69%) SSL
3 7 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 6 (7.79%) DVB
5 5 (6.49%) Internet
6 4 (5.19%) HTTP
7 3 (3.90%) Intranet
8 2 (2.60%) Broadband
8 2 (2.60%) Multicast
9 1 (1.30%) Wireless
9 1 (1.30%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.30%) RTP
9 1 (1.30%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) MySQL
3 4 (5.19%) Hyperion Smart View
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (24.68%) Git (software)
1 19 (24.68%) Subversion
2 14 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.09%) JIRA
4 6 (7.79%) Selenium
4 6 (7.79%) Axure RP
5 4 (5.19%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.30%) JBehave
6 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.30%) GNU Toolchain
6 1 (1.30%) GDB
6 1 (1.30%) Maven
General
1 17 (22.08%) Finance
2 13 (16.88%) Advertising
2 13 (16.88%) Banking
3 7 (9.09%) Electronics
4 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.49%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (23.38%) Developer
2 13 (16.88%) Designer
3 12 (15.58%) Applications Support
4 10 (12.99%) Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) Android Developer
5 9 (11.69%) ActionScript Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Software Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) Support Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) Test Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) UI Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Senior Android Developer
6 8 (10.39%) UI Programmer
7 7 (9.09%) UI Designer
7 7 (9.09%) Interface Designer
7 7 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) User Experience Designer
9 5 (6.49%) Systems Support
9 5 (6.49%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.68%) XML
2 10 (12.99%) REST
3 9 (11.69%) RESTful
3 9 (11.69%) Apache Flex
3 9 (11.69%) JSON
3 9 (11.69%) Web Services
4 6 (7.79%) Middleware
4 6 (7.79%) HTML
5 5 (6.49%) Adobe AIR
5 5 (6.49%) CSS
5 5 (6.49%) SOAP
5 5 (6.49%) Flash
6 1 (1.30%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 32 (41.56%) IPTV
2 22 (28.57%) User Experience
3 13 (16.88%) Mobile App
4 12 (15.58%) Over-the-Top Content
5 10 (12.99%) Streaming Media
5 10 (12.99%) Video on Demand
5 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (7.79%) Firmware
6 6 (7.79%) Streaming Video
6 6 (7.79%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (5.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (5.19%) DTV
7 4 (5.19%) SWIFT
8 2 (2.60%) MPEG
8 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.30%) Open Source
9 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.57%) Linux
2 18 (23.38%) Windows
3 17 (22.08%) UNIX
4 13 (16.88%) Solaris
5 11 (14.29%) Android
6 1 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.30%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.87%) TDD
3 14 (18.18%) Scrum
4 11 (14.29%) Service Management
4 11 (14.29%) ITSM
4 11 (14.29%) ITIL
5 10 (12.99%) OO
5 10 (12.99%) Multithreading
5 10 (12.99%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (12.99%) BDD
6 9 (11.69%) Android Development
6 9 (11.69%) Test Automation
6 9 (11.69%) Product Management
6 9 (11.69%) Kanban
6 9 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (11.69%) MVC
6 9 (11.69%) OOP
7 6 (7.79%) Test Scripting
7 6 (7.79%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (6.49%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.38%) SQL
2 17 (22.08%) PL/SQL
3 14 (18.18%) Java
4 13 (16.88%) ActionScript
5 11 (14.29%) C
6 10 (12.99%) C++
6 10 (12.99%) Perl
7 9 (11.69%) ActionScript 3.0
8 8 (10.39%) Python
9 6 (7.79%) Ruby
10 5 (6.49%) PHP
11 4 (5.19%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
13 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.30%) BrightScript
13 1 (1.30%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.30%) ISEB
2 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.88%) QA
2 10 (12.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (6.49%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) Oracle
2 16 (20.78%) Sun
3 14 (18.18%) Adobe
4 8 (10.39%) Microgen
5 5 (6.49%) Remedy
6 4 (5.19%) IBM
6 4 (5.19%) NCR
6 4 (5.19%) TIBCO
6 4 (5.19%) Sybase
6 4 (5.19%) Brady
7 3 (3.90%) Apple
8 2 (2.60%) Huawei
9 1 (1.30%) Roku
9 1 (1.30%) Broadcom