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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 428 457 463
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +6
Permanent jobs citing STB 7 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.038% 0.015% 0.058%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.098% 0.036% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Median salary £95,000 - £76,250
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 - £75,250
10% offered a salary of more than £113,000 - £77,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
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
7146 8300 8650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.21% 40.46% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5899 6581 6580
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +4 3 £112,500 - 1
Hampshire - 2 £95,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £23,500 -
STB
England

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 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%) IPTV
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) XML
4 4 (26.67%) Over-the-Top Content
5 3 (20.00%) Presales
5 3 (20.00%) Middleware
5 3 (20.00%) Ericsson
5 3 (20.00%) Broadband
5 3 (20.00%) SLA
6 2 (13.33%) Advertising
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (13.33%) C
6 2 (13.33%) C++
6 2 (13.33%) WAN
6 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
6 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (13.33%) DSL
6 2 (13.33%) Digital TV
6 2 (13.33%) DVB
6 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) HTML5
7 1 (6.67%) GStreamer

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
1 1 (6.67%) Smallworld
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Broadband
2 2 (13.33%) DSL
2 2 (13.33%) DVB
2 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) HbbTV
3 1 (6.67%) MQTT
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
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
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) IPTV Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Principal Consultant
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
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms 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 6 (40.00%) IPTV
2 4 (26.67%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (13.33%) Digital TV
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) BBC
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.67%) MHEG
4 1 (6.67%) MPEG
4 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (6.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Presales
3 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) DRM
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) eTOM
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 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 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) Ericsson
4 1 (6.67%) Arqiva
4 1 (6.67%) Broadcom
4 1 (6.67%) BT
4 1 (6.67%) CA
4 1 (6.67%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Huawei
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) Virgin Media
4 1 (6.67%) VMware