The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank - - 98
Permanent jobs citing STB 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £100,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-55.00% +128.57%
STB
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
379 547 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.41% 39.72% 33.36%
Number of salaries quoted 309 457 314
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

STB Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

STB
Salary Trend in Wales

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

STB Salary Trend in Wales