The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 874 908 916
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +8
Permanent jobs citing STB 59 51 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.046% 0.057%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38 33 34
Median salary £56,250 £70,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.64% +23.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £100,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £68,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +52.77%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40670 45861 47205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.47% 41.52% 40.59%
Number of salaries quoted 33168 36356 37366
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

STB
Jobs Demand Trend

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

STB Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

STB
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing STB within the UK.

STB Salary Trend in the UK

STB
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing STB over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 within the UK.

STB Salary Histogram in the UK

STB
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
England +60 59 £56,250 -19.64% 7
London +49 30 £57,500 -28.12% 2
Yorkshire +32 14 - - 3
South East +31 11 £37,500 -62.50%
Hampshire - 6 £37,500 -
City of London +70 5 £27,200 -66.00% 1
Isleworth - 4 £45,000 -
Hammersmith - 3 £55,000 -
North Yorkshire - 3 - -
South West - 3 £45,000 -
Berkshire +7 2 £110,000 +10.00%
Bristol - 2 £45,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 £85,000 -
Eastleigh - 2 £37,500 -
Surrey +24 1 £37,500 -62.50%
Reading +19 1 £110,000 +10.00%
East of England +15 1 £42,500 -10.52%
Osterley - 1 £45,000 -
Staines - 1 £37,500 -
Southampton - 1 £37,500 -
Winchester - 1 - -

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 with a requirement for STB.

1 39 (38.61%) IPTV
2 37 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (33.66%) Android
4 33 (32.67%) Linux
5 32 (31.68%) Digital TV
5 32 (31.68%) Software Engineering
6 31 (30.69%) Apple iOS
7 27 (26.73%) Over-the-Top Content
8 25 (24.75%) C++
9 23 (22.77%) Video on Demand
10 19 (18.81%) User Experience
10 19 (18.81%) Xbox
11 18 (17.82%) Python
12 16 (15.84%) Telecoms
12 16 (15.84%) Digital Media
13 15 (14.85%) Degree
13 15 (14.85%) JIRA
14 14 (13.86%) C
15 13 (12.87%) HTML
15 13 (12.87%) Java
15 13 (12.87%) DVB
15 13 (12.87%) Middleware
16 12 (11.88%) Electronics
16 12 (11.88%) JavaScript
16 12 (11.88%) SDLC
17 11 (10.89%) Front End Development
17 11 (10.89%) Mobile App
17 11 (10.89%) SQL
17 11 (10.89%) CSS
17 11 (10.89%) Games

STB
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (3.96%) Confluence
1 4 (3.96%) SAS
2 3 (2.97%) IBM Notes
2 3 (2.97%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.97%) Smallworld
3 1 (0.99%) Jetty
3 1 (0.99%) Mule ESB
3 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) MS Office
2 6 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (5.94%) MS Project
2 6 (5.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.99%) InDesign
3 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Unica
2 3 (2.97%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.99%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.87%) DVB
2 8 (7.92%) LAN
3 6 (5.94%) Broadband
4 5 (4.95%) DSL
4 5 (4.95%) Ethernet
4 5 (4.95%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.95%) WAN
5 4 (3.96%) GPON
6 3 (2.97%) Internet
6 3 (2.97%) Network Security
7 2 (1.98%) DLNA
7 2 (1.98%) UPnP
8 1 (0.99%) DOCSIS
8 1 (0.99%) HbbTV
8 1 (0.99%) HTTP
8 1 (0.99%) MQTT
8 1 (0.99%) SAN
8 1 (0.99%) VoIP
8 1 (0.99%) Wireless
8 1 (0.99%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.94%) MySQL
2 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.97%) CouchDB
3 3 (2.97%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (14.85%) JIRA
2 5 (4.95%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.96%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.96%) LabVIEW
3 4 (3.96%) Maven
4 3 (2.97%) CruiseControl
4 3 (2.97%) EasyMock
4 3 (2.97%) Gradle
4 3 (2.97%) JUnit
4 3 (2.97%) Mockito
4 3 (2.97%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.97%) TestNG
5 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.98%) Subversion
6 1 (0.99%) Babel
6 1 (0.99%) Grunt
6 1 (0.99%) gulp
6 1 (0.99%) Hudson
6 1 (0.99%) Selenium
General
1 16 (15.84%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.88%) Electronics
3 11 (10.89%) Games
4 7 (6.93%) Marketing
5 5 (4.95%) Banking
6 3 (2.97%) Finance
7 2 (1.98%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.98%) Publishing
8 1 (0.99%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (23.76%) Developer
2 14 (13.86%) Software Developer
2 14 (13.86%) Software Engineer
3 10 (9.90%) Android Developer
3 10 (9.90%) C++ Developer
3 10 (9.90%) C++ Software Developer
3 10 (9.90%) Linux Developer
3 10 (9.90%) Product Manager
3 10 (9.90%) Python Developer
4 9 (8.91%) Embedded Engineer
4 9 (8.91%) IPTV Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) Architect
5 8 (7.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Analyst
7 6 (5.94%) Field Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) DTV Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) IPTV Architect
8 5 (4.95%) Test Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.87%) HTML
1 13 (12.87%) Middleware
2 11 (10.89%) CSS
2 11 (10.89%) Qt
3 8 (7.92%) HTML5
4 4 (3.96%) PlayReady
4 4 (3.96%) Spring
4 4 (3.96%) XML
5 3 (2.97%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.97%) HEVC
5 3 (2.97%) PowerMock
6 2 (1.98%) .NET
6 2 (1.98%) Node.js
7 1 (0.99%) Apache CXF
7 1 (0.99%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.99%) MFC
7 1 (0.99%) POSIX
7 1 (0.99%) RESTful
7 1 (0.99%) STL
7 1 (0.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (38.61%) IPTV
2 32 (31.68%) Digital TV
3 27 (26.73%) Over-the-Top Content
4 23 (22.77%) Video on Demand
5 19 (18.81%) User Experience
5 19 (18.81%) Xbox
6 16 (15.84%) Digital Media
7 11 (10.89%) Mobile App
8 7 (6.93%) Streaming Video
9 6 (5.94%) PlayStation
10 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (3.96%) BBC
12 3 (2.97%) CCTV
12 3 (2.97%) Client/Server
12 3 (2.97%) Data Centre
12 3 (2.97%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
12 3 (2.97%) Private Cloud
12 3 (2.97%) Public Cloud
12 3 (2.97%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 34 (33.66%) Android
2 33 (32.67%) Linux
3 31 (30.69%) Apple iOS
4 8 (7.92%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (5.94%) Unix
6 5 (4.95%) Windows
7 3 (2.97%) Solaris
8 2 (1.98%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (36.63%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (31.68%) Software Engineering
3 12 (11.88%) SDLC
4 11 (10.89%) Front End Development
5 10 (9.90%) Product Management
6 8 (7.92%) Scrum
7 7 (6.93%) CRM
7 7 (6.93%) DRM
8 6 (5.94%) BDD
8 6 (5.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.95%) Integration Testing
9 5 (4.95%) Kanban
9 5 (4.95%) TDD
9 5 (4.95%) Test Automation
9 5 (4.95%) Test Scripting
9 5 (4.95%) Waterfall
10 4 (3.96%) Business Analysis
10 4 (3.96%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (3.96%) Quality Management
10 4 (3.96%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 25 (24.75%) C++
2 18 (17.82%) Python
3 14 (13.86%) C
4 13 (12.87%) Java
5 12 (11.88%) JavaScript
6 11 (10.89%) SQL
7 10 (9.90%) Lua
7 10 (9.90%) Perl
7 10 (9.90%) Ruby
8 5 (4.95%) PHP
9 3 (2.97%) Embedded C
9 3 (2.97%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.99%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.99%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.99%) ES6
10 1 (0.99%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (14.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.90%) QA
2 6 (5.94%) SLA
3 2 (1.98%) COREP
3 2 (1.98%) CRD IV
3 2 (1.98%) FINREP
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.97%) Firmware
1 3 (2.97%) NFS
1 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (7.92%) Oracle
1 8 (7.92%) Samsung
2 7 (6.93%) Atlassian
2 7 (6.93%) Cisco
2 7 (6.93%) HP
3 6 (5.94%) Ericsson
4 4 (3.96%) BT
4 4 (3.96%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 4 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.96%) Siemens
4 4 (3.96%) Virgin Media
5 3 (2.97%) Arqiva
5 3 (2.97%) Bloomberg
5 3 (2.97%) EMC
5 3 (2.97%) Lotus
5 3 (2.97%) NetApp
5 3 (2.97%) Reuters
5 3 (2.97%) Sun
5 3 (2.97%) Temenos
5 3 (2.97%) VMware
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