The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 1 August 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank - 164 166
Permanent jobs citing STB 0 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.14% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.60% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 12
Average salary - £40,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.60%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -8.04%
Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1065 827 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.87% 23.21% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 807 593 767
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
STB
Yorkshire

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing STB across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

STB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

STB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

STB Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) Open Source
3 6 (50.00%) QA
3 6 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (50.00%) C
3 6 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (50.00%) UNIX
3 6 (50.00%) MPEG
3 6 (50.00%) Middleware
3 6 (50.00%) DVB
3 6 (50.00%) GStreamer
3 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (41.67%) Multithreading
4 5 (41.67%) OOD
4 5 (41.67%) OOP
4 5 (41.67%) OO
4 5 (41.67%) Electronics
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (8.33%) MS Project
5 1 (8.33%) MS Office
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft

STB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (41.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Middleware
1 6 (50.00%) GStreamer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 6 (50.00%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Multithreading
3 5 (41.67%) OOD
3 5 (41.67%) OOP
3 5 (41.67%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Python
1 6 (50.00%) C
1 6 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft