The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank - 18 16
Permanent jobs citing STB 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - 1.96% 2.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.85% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
STB
South Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 58.62% 50.98% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 21
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

STB Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

STB
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

STB Salary Trend in Torfaen