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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 870 959 926
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -33
Permanent jobs citing STB 6 26 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.024% 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.016% 0.057% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 45
Median salary £32,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.83% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £41,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £68,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-38.33% +12.50%

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
36614 45591 45606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.65% 42.50% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 29824 36350 36841
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 7 December 2016 within the UK.

STB Salary Histogram in the UK

STB
Top 10 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 7 December 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 +73 4 £32,500 -45.83% 5
South East +63 1 £23,000 -45.88% 2
London +44 1 £47,500 -24.00% 1
City of London +29 1 £47,500 -24.00%
Crawley - 1 £23,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £23,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 17 (36.96%) Over-the-Top Content
4 16 (34.78%) Linux
5 15 (32.61%) Middleware
5 15 (32.61%) IPTV
6 14 (30.43%) Digital TV
6 14 (30.43%) Electronics
7 12 (26.09%) C
7 12 (26.09%) C++
7 12 (26.09%) Android
8 10 (21.74%) Apple iOS
8 10 (21.74%) User Experience
9 9 (19.57%) Xbox
9 9 (19.57%) SDLC
9 9 (19.57%) Video on Demand
10 8 (17.39%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
10 8 (17.39%) CSS
11 7 (15.22%) HTML
11 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
11 7 (15.22%) DVB
11 7 (15.22%) Product Management
11 7 (15.22%) Samsung
12 5 (10.87%) HTML5
12 5 (10.87%) Java
13 4 (8.70%) Python
13 4 (8.70%) Broadband
13 4 (8.70%) LAN
13 4 (8.70%) WAN

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 1 (2.17%) CMS
1 1 (2.17%) EPiServer CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) GitHub
1 1 (2.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) DVB
2 4 (8.70%) Broadband
2 4 (8.70%) DLNA
2 4 (8.70%) DSL
2 4 (8.70%) Ethernet
2 4 (8.70%) LAN
2 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.70%) UPnP
2 4 (8.70%) WAN
3 1 (2.17%) HbbTV
3 1 (2.17%) MQTT
3 1 (2.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) LabVIEW
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) Babel
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.17%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium
3 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (30.43%) Electronics
2 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.70%) Games
4 3 (6.52%) Finance
5 2 (4.35%) Advertising
6 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Software Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) IPTV Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Product Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Embedded Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) Developer
5 5 (10.87%) DTV Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Field Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) RF Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Field Telecoms Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (6.52%) Principal Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Telecoms Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) IPTV Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Linux Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Senior RF Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) Middleware
2 8 (17.39%) CSS
3 7 (15.22%) HTML
4 5 (10.87%) HTML5
5 4 (8.70%) Node.js
6 3 (6.52%) PlayReady
7 2 (4.35%) jQuery
7 2 (4.35%) REST
8 1 (2.17%) .NET
8 1 (2.17%) Ajax
8 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.17%) CSS3
8 1 (2.17%) GStreamer
8 1 (2.17%) JSON
8 1 (2.17%) POSIX
8 1 (2.17%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (2.17%) SOAP
8 1 (2.17%) WebKit
8 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Over-the-Top Content
2 15 (32.61%) IPTV
3 14 (30.43%) Digital TV
4 10 (21.74%) User Experience
5 9 (19.57%) Video on Demand
5 9 (19.57%) Xbox
6 3 (6.52%) Streaming Video
7 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
7 2 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (4.35%) PlayStation
8 1 (2.17%) BBC
8 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
8 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
8 1 (2.17%) MHEG
8 1 (2.17%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Linux
2 12 (26.09%) Android
3 10 (21.74%) Apple iOS
4 8 (17.39%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 9 (19.57%) SDLC
4 7 (15.22%) Product Management
5 4 (8.70%) Front End Development
5 4 (8.70%) TDD
5 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
5 4 (8.70%) Validation
6 3 (6.52%) Build Automation
6 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.52%) DRM
6 3 (6.52%) OO
6 3 (6.52%) OOD
7 2 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (4.35%) Presales
7 2 (4.35%) Scrum
7 2 (4.35%) Software Delivery
7 2 (4.35%) Software Deployment
8 1 (2.17%) Android Development
8 1 (2.17%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) C
1 12 (26.09%) C++
2 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.87%) Java
4 4 (8.70%) Python
5 3 (6.52%) PHP
6 1 (2.17%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.17%) C#
6 1 (2.17%) ES6
6 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) COBIT
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Samsung
2 2 (4.35%) Roku
3 1 (2.17%) Broadcom
3 1 (2.17%) CA
3 1 (2.17%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) Splunk
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