The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 429 463 455
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -8
Permanent jobs citing STB 6 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.034% 0.019% 0.042%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.088% 0.047% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Median salary £23,500 - £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £65,000 £59,000
% change year-on-year
-43.84% +10.16%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6833 8478 8435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.90% 40.70% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5582 6893 6413
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 South East

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

STB Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

STB
Salary Trend in the South East

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

STB Salary Trend in the South East

STB
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing STB across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

STB Salary Histogram in the South East

STB
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +12 2 £112,500 -
West Sussex - 2 £23,250 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
STB
England

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 South East region with a requirement for STB.

1 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) IPTV
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) Broadband
4 4 (26.67%) XML
4 4 (26.67%) SLA
5 3 (20.00%) Middleware
5 3 (20.00%) DSL
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Advertising
6 2 (13.33%) C
6 2 (13.33%) C++
6 2 (13.33%) Digital TV
6 2 (13.33%) DVB
6 2 (13.33%) Ericsson
6 2 (13.33%) Presales
7 1 (6.67%) HbbTV
7 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (6.67%) Electronics

STB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (26.67%) Broadband
2 3 (20.00%) DSL
2 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) DVB
4 1 (6.67%) HbbTV
4 1 (6.67%) MQTT
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Field Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Principal Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Field Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IPTV Architect
3 2 (13.33%) IPTV Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) IT Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Integration Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Software Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Network Field Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) GStreamer
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) MFC
3 1 (6.67%) PlayReady
3 1 (6.67%) Qt
3 1 (6.67%) STL
3 1 (6.67%) WebKit
3 1 (6.67%) Widevine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) IPTV
2 3 (20.00%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (13.33%) Digital TV
4 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.67%) MHEG
4 1 (6.67%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
2 2 (13.33%) Presales
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) DRM
3 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C
3 2 (13.33%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
4 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Ericsson
4 1 (6.67%) Broadcom
4 1 (6.67%) CA
4 1 (6.67%) Huawei