The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 27 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing STB 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 0.50% - 1.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% - 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £90,000 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+25.29% -
STB
South Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
90 101 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 44.78% 45.70% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 32 100 85
Average salary £39,000 £34,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £40,783
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

STB Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

STB
Salary Trend in Newport

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

STB Salary Trend in Newport

STB
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Software Engineering
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration