The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing STB 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
STB
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1486 1393 1371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.18% 36.49% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1121 1030
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing STB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

STB Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

STB
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

STB Salary Trend in Manchester

STB
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing STB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for STB.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) GPON

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) GPON
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Field Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA