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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Set-Top Box (STB)
England / North West
Rank - 233 263
Permanent jobs citing STB 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.053% 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £25,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London median salary - £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
2432 2096 2397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.41% 37.11% 34.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1963 1689 1996
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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