The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank - - 259
Permanent jobs citing STB 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £57,500 £59,000
% change year-on-year
-29.13% -2.54%
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2541 2416 2546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.93% 35.98% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2116 1936 2015
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

STB Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

STB
Salary Trend in the North West

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

STB Salary Trend in the North West