The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 253 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing STB 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.035% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.087% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2312 1964 2130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 40.60% 33.36% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 1590 1717
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

STB Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

STB
Salary Trend in the South West

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

STB Salary Trend in the South West

STB
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
Bristol - 1 £32,500 -
STB
England

STB
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) DVB
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) DTV

STB
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DVB
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C