The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank - 91 75
Permanent jobs citing STB 0 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.24% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.85% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 9
Average salary - £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -11.93%
Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
329 351 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 24.46% 27.99% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 263 322 233
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
STB
UK

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing STB across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing STB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited STB.

1 5 (100.00%) DTV
2 3 (60.00%) DVB
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Sybase
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) IPTV
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing STB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited STB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DVB
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) DTV
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) AIX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Python
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Sybase
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat