The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the Northwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 10 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing STB 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 8.33% - 5.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 50.00% - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
STB
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 16.67% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Average salary £38,750 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 - £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

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

STB Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

STB
Salary Trend in Northwich

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

STB Salary Trend in Northwich

STB
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Northwich

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northwich 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 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JUnit
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) J2SE
1 3 (60.00%) OOD
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Android
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Moose
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) Perl

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Northwich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northwich 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) JUnit
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Applications Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) Perl Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Perl Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Perl Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Web Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) J2SE
2 2 (40.00%) Moose
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) OOD
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Perl