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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 872 897 918
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +21
Permanent jobs citing STB 43 59 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.054% 0.051%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 34
Median salary £60,000 £67,500 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +19.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £89,000 £80,000 £74,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,750 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%

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
39684 45979 46744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.21% 42.11% 40.08%
Number of salaries quoted 32471 36808 36431
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +43 43 £60,000 -11.11% 7
London +30 19 £60,000 -25.00% 3
Yorkshire +36 11 - -
South East +19 7 £95,000 - 1
South West - 4 £45,000 - 1
Bristol - 4 £45,000 - 1
Hammersmith - 4 £42,500 -
Berkshire +17 3 £112,500 - 1
Reading +9 2 £112,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £95,000 -
City of London +54 1 £65,000 -18.75%
East of England +15 1 £23,000 -45.88% 2
Cambridge +3 1 £23,000 -60.85% 2
Cambridgeshire 0 1 £23,000 -45.88% 2
West Midlands -7 1 £36,500 -45.92%
Solihull - 1 £36,500 -
Isleworth - 1 £45,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £95,000 -
Winchester - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 £23,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £23,500 -

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 36 (41.38%) Software Engineering
2 34 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
4 27 (31.03%) IPTV
4 27 (31.03%) Linux
5 25 (28.74%) Android
6 22 (25.29%) Apple iOS
7 21 (24.14%) Digital TV
8 19 (21.84%) Xbox
9 18 (20.69%) Video on Demand
9 18 (20.69%) User Experience
10 17 (19.54%) Degree
10 17 (19.54%) C++
11 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
11 15 (17.24%) Telecoms
12 14 (16.09%) Games
12 14 (16.09%) C
12 14 (16.09%) CSS
12 14 (16.09%) Middleware
13 13 (14.94%) HTML
13 13 (14.94%) DVB
13 13 (14.94%) Electronics
13 13 (14.94%) JIRA
14 11 (12.64%) HTML5
15 10 (11.49%) Product Management
15 10 (11.49%) Java
15 10 (11.49%) SDLC
15 10 (11.49%) Front End Development
16 9 (10.34%) Mobile App
17 8 (9.20%) Digital Media

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 (4.60%) Confluence
1 4 (4.60%) SAS
2 3 (3.45%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.15%) Jetty
3 1 (1.15%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.15%) Smallworld
3 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (8.05%) MS Office
2 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (6.90%) MS Project
2 6 (6.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Unica
2 3 (3.45%) Temenos T24
3 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.15%) GitHub
1 1 (1.15%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.94%) DVB
2 7 (8.05%) Broadband
2 7 (8.05%) LAN
3 4 (4.60%) DSL
3 4 (4.60%) Ethernet
3 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.60%) WAN
4 3 (3.45%) Internet
5 2 (2.30%) DLNA
5 2 (2.30%) UPnP
6 1 (1.15%) GPON
6 1 (1.15%) HbbTV
6 1 (1.15%) HTTP
6 1 (1.15%) MQTT
6 1 (1.15%) Network Security
6 1 (1.15%) SAN
6 1 (1.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) DB2
2 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (14.94%) JIRA
2 4 (4.60%) LabVIEW
3 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.30%) Subversion
4 1 (1.15%) Babel
4 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.15%) Grunt
4 1 (1.15%) gulp
4 1 (1.15%) Hudson
4 1 (1.15%) Maven
4 1 (1.15%) Selenium
General
1 15 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 14 (16.09%) Games
3 13 (14.94%) Electronics
4 6 (6.90%) Marketing
5 3 (3.45%) Banking
5 3 (3.45%) Finance
6 2 (2.30%) Advertising
6 2 (2.30%) Publishing
7 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (17.24%) Software Engineer
2 14 (16.09%) Developer
3 10 (11.49%) Embedded Engineer
3 10 (11.49%) Product Manager
4 9 (10.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (10.34%) IPTV Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Architect
6 5 (5.75%) Consultant
6 5 (5.75%) DTV Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Field Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (5.75%) Test Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) RF Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.09%) CSS
1 14 (16.09%) Middleware
2 13 (14.94%) HTML
3 11 (12.64%) HTML5
4 5 (5.75%) Node.js
5 4 (4.60%) PlayReady
5 4 (4.60%) XML
6 3 (3.45%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.45%) HEVC
6 3 (3.45%) Qt
7 1 (1.15%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.15%) CSS3
7 1 (1.15%) GStreamer
7 1 (1.15%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.15%) React
7 1 (1.15%) REST
7 1 (1.15%) RESTful
7 1 (1.15%) Spring Integration
7 1 (1.15%) WebKit
7 1 (1.15%) Widevine
Miscellaneous
1 29 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
2 27 (31.03%) IPTV
3 21 (24.14%) Digital TV
4 19 (21.84%) Xbox
5 18 (20.69%) User Experience
5 18 (20.69%) Video on Demand
6 9 (10.34%) Mobile App
7 8 (9.20%) Digital Media
7 8 (9.20%) PlayStation
8 4 (4.60%) Streaming Video
9 3 (3.45%) CCTV
9 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
9 3 (3.45%) SWIFT
10 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
11 1 (1.15%) BBC
11 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
11 1 (1.15%) Device Driver
11 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
11 1 (1.15%) MHEG
11 1 (1.15%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.03%) Linux
2 25 (28.74%) Android
3 22 (25.29%) Apple iOS
4 8 (9.20%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (4.60%) Unix
6 3 (3.45%) Solaris
6 3 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.38%) Software Engineering
2 34 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (11.49%) Front End Development
3 10 (11.49%) Product Management
3 10 (11.49%) SDLC
4 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (5.75%) CRM
4 5 (5.75%) DRM
4 5 (5.75%) Integration Testing
4 5 (5.75%) Test Automation
4 5 (5.75%) Test Scripting
5 4 (4.60%) BDD
5 4 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (4.60%) OO
5 4 (4.60%) Quality Management
5 4 (4.60%) TDD
5 4 (4.60%) Test Planning
5 4 (4.60%) Validation
6 3 (3.45%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.45%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.54%) C++
2 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 14 (16.09%) C
4 10 (11.49%) Java
5 8 (9.20%) Python
6 6 (6.90%) SQL
7 3 (3.45%) Embedded C
7 3 (3.45%) Embedded C++
7 3 (3.45%) PHP
8 2 (2.30%) Lua
8 2 (2.30%) Perl
8 2 (2.30%) Ruby
9 1 (1.15%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.15%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.15%) ES6
9 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (19.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) QA
2 5 (5.75%) SLA
3 1 (1.15%) COBIT
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.45%) Firmware
1 3 (3.45%) NFS
2 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) Samsung
2 7 (8.05%) Atlassian
3 6 (6.90%) Cisco
3 6 (6.90%) Oracle
4 5 (5.75%) HP
5 4 (4.60%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 4 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.60%) Siemens
6 3 (3.45%) Bloomberg
6 3 (3.45%) Ericsson
6 3 (3.45%) Fundtech
6 3 (3.45%) Google
6 3 (3.45%) Lotus
6 3 (3.45%) Reuters
6 3 (3.45%) Sun
6 3 (3.45%) Temenos
7 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.30%) Roku
8 1 (1.15%) Arqiva
8 1 (1.15%) Virgin Media
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