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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 909 941 933
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -8
Permanent jobs citing STB 35 32 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.029% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.080% 0.072% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 37
Median salary £45,000 £85,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% +88.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £51,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £100,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £100,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-55.00% +122.22%

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
43564 44725 49937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.35% 40.54% 41.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35218 35259 39640
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
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 3 May 2016 within the UK.

STB Salary Histogram in the UK

STB
Top 19 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 3 May 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 +24 35 £45,000 -47.05% 9
London -1 14 £53,750 -34.84% 4
West Yorkshire +22 8 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire +15 8 £45,000 - 2
Bradford - 8 £45,000 -
Hammersmith - 7 - -
South East +24 5 £47,500 -52.50% 2
Berkshire +16 5 £47,500 -52.50%
City of London +60 3 £60,000 -17.24%
East of England +15 3 £52,500 -26.31% 1
Cambridgeshire 0 3 £52,500 +23.52% 1
North West - 3 £23,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £52,500 - 1
Manchester - 3 £23,000 -
Reading +19 1 - -
South West +9 1 £44,000 -
Bristol +1 1 £44,000 -
Newbury - 1 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £30,000 -

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 (39.66%) IPTV
2 18 (31.03%) Linux
2 18 (31.03%) DTV
3 16 (27.59%) Python
3 16 (27.59%) C++
3 16 (27.59%) Android
3 16 (27.59%) Apple iOS
3 16 (27.59%) Over-the-Top Content
4 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (22.41%) Video on Demand
5 13 (22.41%) Degree
6 12 (20.69%) JIRA
6 12 (20.69%) QA
6 12 (20.69%) Qt
6 12 (20.69%) Digital Media
6 12 (20.69%) Mobile App
6 12 (20.69%) Scrum
6 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
6 12 (20.69%) MySQL
7 11 (18.97%) CRM
7 11 (18.97%) Telecoms
7 11 (18.97%) Marketing
8 10 (17.24%) Ruby
8 10 (17.24%) Lua
8 10 (17.24%) Kanban
8 10 (17.24%) Perl
9 8 (13.79%) SQL
9 8 (13.79%) HTML
9 8 (13.79%) Java
9 8 (13.79%) C

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 6 (10.34%) OpenStack
1 6 (10.34%) Smallworld
2 4 (6.90%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Office
2 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (10.34%) MS Project
2 6 (10.34%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.72%) InDesign
3 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) DVB
1 6 (10.34%) Network Security
2 4 (6.90%) DSL
2 4 (6.90%) Ethernet
2 4 (6.90%) GPON
2 4 (6.90%) LAN
2 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.90%) WAN
3 2 (3.45%) Broadband
3 2 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (1.72%) ATM
4 1 (1.72%) DOCSIS
4 1 (1.72%) DSLAM
4 1 (1.72%) Intelligent Network
4 1 (1.72%) NGN
4 1 (1.72%) SDH
4 1 (1.72%) VoIP
4 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) MySQL
2 6 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (10.34%) CouchDB
2 6 (10.34%) DB2
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) JIRA
2 6 (10.34%) CruiseControl
2 6 (10.34%) Cucumber
2 6 (10.34%) EasyMock
2 6 (10.34%) Gradle
2 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.34%) JUnit
2 6 (10.34%) Maven
2 6 (10.34%) Mockito
2 6 (10.34%) TeamCity
2 6 (10.34%) TestNG
General
1 11 (18.97%) Marketing
1 11 (18.97%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.62%) Games
3 3 (5.17%) Electronics
3 3 (5.17%) Finance
4 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Publishing
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Developer
2 17 (29.31%) Software Developer
3 11 (18.97%) Python Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Android Developer
4 10 (17.24%) C++ Developer
4 10 (17.24%) C++ Software Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Linux Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Software Engineer
6 7 (12.07%) Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) Architect
6 7 (12.07%) Embedded Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) Cloud Architect
7 6 (10.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) IPTV Architect
7 6 (10.34%) Java Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Principal Architect
8 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
9 4 (6.90%) Business Analyst
9 4 (6.90%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) Qt
2 8 (13.79%) HTML
3 6 (10.34%) PowerMock
3 6 (10.34%) Spring
4 4 (6.90%) .NET
5 3 (5.17%) HEVC
6 2 (3.45%) HTML5
6 2 (3.45%) MFC
6 2 (3.45%) Middleware
6 2 (3.45%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (39.66%) IPTV
2 18 (31.03%) DTV
3 16 (27.59%) Over-the-Top Content
4 13 (22.41%) Video on Demand
5 12 (20.69%) Digital Media
5 12 (20.69%) Mobile App
6 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (12.07%) BBC
8 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
8 6 (10.34%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (10.34%) iDTV
8 6 (10.34%) Private Cloud
8 6 (10.34%) Public Cloud
8 6 (10.34%) Symmetrix DMX
9 5 (8.62%) User Experience
10 4 (6.90%) Client/Server
10 4 (6.90%) Streaming Video
10 4 (6.90%) Wiki
10 4 (6.90%) Xbox
11 3 (5.17%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) Linux
2 16 (27.59%) Android
2 16 (27.59%) Apple iOS
3 6 (10.34%) Unix
4 4 (6.90%) Windows
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.69%) Scrum
2 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
3 11 (18.97%) CRM
4 10 (17.24%) Kanban
5 7 (12.07%) BDD
5 7 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (12.07%) ITIL
5 7 (12.07%) TDD
5 7 (12.07%) Waterfall
6 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.34%) ERP
6 6 (10.34%) eTOM
6 6 (10.34%) Functional Testing
6 6 (10.34%) High Availability
6 6 (10.34%) Migration
6 6 (10.34%) Open Source
6 6 (10.34%) Pair Programming
6 6 (10.34%) Presales
6 6 (10.34%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) C++
1 16 (27.59%) Python
2 10 (17.24%) Lua
2 10 (17.24%) Perl
2 10 (17.24%) Ruby
3 8 (13.79%) C
3 8 (13.79%) Java
3 8 (13.79%) SQL
4 6 (10.34%) PHP
5 4 (6.90%) Embedded C
6 3 (5.17%) Embedded C++
7 2 (3.45%) Apple Swift
7 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) QA
2 4 (6.90%) SLA
3 2 (3.45%) COREP
3 2 (3.45%) CRD IV
3 2 (3.45%) FINREP
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Atlassian
1 7 (12.07%) BT
1 7 (12.07%) Ericsson
1 7 (12.07%) Virgin Media
2 6 (10.34%) Arqiva
2 6 (10.34%) EMC
2 6 (10.34%) HP
2 6 (10.34%) NetApp
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle
2 6 (10.34%) VMware
3 4 (6.90%) Rally
3 4 (6.90%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 4 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (6.90%) Siemens
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe
4 1 (1.72%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) Motorola
4 1 (1.72%) Nokia
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 4 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago