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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 606 614 568
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -46
Permanent jobs citing STB 21 23 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.049% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.11% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 20
Average salary £75,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.63% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £38,950
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £63,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+41.66% +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
19127 21648 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.74% 46.46% 44.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15586 17383 16203
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 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
City of London -2 3 £72,500 +49.48% 2
STB
England

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 29 (60.42%) IPTV
3 26 (54.17%) Software Engineering
3 26 (54.17%) Over-the-Top Content
4 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (45.83%) Android
6 20 (41.67%) HTML5
6 20 (41.67%) HTML
6 20 (41.67%) Games
6 20 (41.67%) Streaming Video
7 19 (39.58%) Apple iOS
8 18 (37.50%) Video on Demand
8 18 (37.50%) Xbox
8 18 (37.50%) Roku
8 18 (37.50%) Software Delivery
8 18 (37.50%) Apache Flex
8 18 (37.50%) Apple
9 10 (20.83%) Broadband
9 10 (20.83%) Product Management
10 7 (14.58%) UX Design
10 7 (14.58%) User Experience
10 7 (14.58%) Degree
10 7 (14.58%) Industrial Design
10 7 (14.58%) DTV
10 7 (14.58%) Project Management
11 6 (12.50%) DVB
11 6 (12.50%) Supplier Management
12 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
12 5 (10.42%) C++
12 5 (10.42%) Mentoring

STB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) Broadband
2 6 (12.50%) DVB
3 3 (6.25%) SSL
4 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.08%) Internet
5 1 (2.08%) HTTP
5 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Subversion
1 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.08%) Selenium
General
1 32 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 20 (41.67%) Games
3 4 (8.33%) Marketing
4 2 (4.17%) Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Finance
5 1 (2.08%) French Language
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Architect
2 22 (45.83%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (20.83%) Product Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Android Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Tester
7 1 (2.08%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.08%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.08%) QA Tester
7 1 (2.08%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Software Test Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (41.67%) HTML
1 20 (41.67%) HTML5
2 18 (37.50%) Apache Flex
3 3 (6.25%) RESTful
4 2 (4.17%) OpenCL
5 1 (2.08%) XML
5 1 (2.08%) Middleware
5 1 (2.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (60.42%) IPTV
2 26 (54.17%) Over-the-Top Content
3 20 (41.67%) Streaming Video
4 18 (37.50%) Video on Demand
4 18 (37.50%) Xbox
5 7 (14.58%) User Experience
5 7 (14.58%) DTV
6 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
7 4 (8.33%) Open Source
7 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (6.25%) VHDL
8 3 (6.25%) Cryptography
8 3 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (6.25%) PKI
8 3 (6.25%) Streaming Media
9 2 (4.17%) Fixed Income
9 2 (4.17%) CUDA
9 2 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (4.17%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 22 (45.83%) Android
2 19 (39.58%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Software Engineering
2 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (37.50%) Software Delivery
4 10 (20.83%) Product Management
5 7 (14.58%) Project Management
5 7 (14.58%) Industrial Design
5 7 (14.58%) UX Design
6 6 (12.50%) Supplier Management
7 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.33%) Metadata Management
9 3 (6.25%) Android Development
9 3 (6.25%) BDD
9 3 (6.25%) SIEM
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.25%) Scrum
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.25%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.25%) Kanban
9 3 (6.25%) TDD
9 3 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) C++
2 2 (4.17%) Java
2 2 (4.17%) C
3 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.08%) SQL
3 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
1 2 (4.17%) CRD IV
1 2 (4.17%) COREP
1 2 (4.17%) FINREP
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Apple
1 18 (37.50%) Roku
2 1 (2.08%) BT
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