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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 439 467 473
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +6
Permanent jobs citing STB 5 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.026% 0.028% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.063% 0.073% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £47,500 £100,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.50% +110.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £100,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-55.00% +122.22%
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
7942 8188 9124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 40.98% 38.16% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6534 6343 7159
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing STB across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +14 5 £47,500 -52.50%
STB
England

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 8 (80.00%) IPTV
2 7 (70.00%) Marketing
2 7 (70.00%) BT
2 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (70.00%) BBC
2 7 (70.00%) Video on Demand
2 7 (70.00%) CRM
2 7 (70.00%) Ericsson
2 7 (70.00%) Over-the-Top Content
2 7 (70.00%) Virgin Media
3 6 (60.00%) Arqiva
3 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (60.00%) Private Cloud
3 6 (60.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (60.00%) Public Cloud
3 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (60.00%) Presales
3 6 (60.00%) iDTV
3 6 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) EMC
3 6 (60.00%) NetApp
3 6 (60.00%) ERP
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) Unix
3 6 (60.00%) MySQL
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) DB2
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (60.00%) OpenStack

STB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) OpenStack
1 6 (60.00%) Smallworld
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) DVB
3 2 (20.00%) Broadband
4 1 (10.00%) ATM
4 1 (10.00%) DOCSIS
4 1 (10.00%) DSLAM
4 1 (10.00%) Intelligent Network
4 1 (10.00%) NGN
4 1 (10.00%) SDH
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) DB2
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Marketing
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Architect
2 6 (60.00%) Cloud Architect
2 6 (60.00%) IPTV Architect
2 6 (60.00%) Principal Architect
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Architect
4 3 (30.00%) Lead Architect
5 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Account Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Account Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) HTML5
1 2 (20.00%) MFC
1 2 (20.00%) Qt
1 2 (20.00%) STL
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) IPTV
2 7 (70.00%) BBC
2 7 (70.00%) Over-the-Top Content
2 7 (70.00%) Video on Demand
3 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (60.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (60.00%) iDTV
3 6 (60.00%) Private Cloud
3 6 (60.00%) Public Cloud
3 6 (60.00%) Symmetrix DMX
4 3 (30.00%) MPEG
5 2 (20.00%) Device Driver
5 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (10.00%) DTV
6 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (10.00%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) CRM
2 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (60.00%) ERP
2 6 (60.00%) eTOM
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 6 (60.00%) Presales
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (20.00%) C
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) BT
1 7 (70.00%) Ericsson
1 7 (70.00%) Virgin Media
2 6 (60.00%) Arqiva
2 6 (60.00%) EMC
2 6 (60.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) NetApp
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Motorola
3 1 (10.00%) Nokia