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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 206 171 163
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -8
Permanent jobs citing STB 11 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.21% 0.38% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 1.59% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 16
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1029 945 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.05% 24.17% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 833 760 849
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,517 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,850
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.89%
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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing STB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

STB Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

STB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 5 £42,500 -
STB
Yorkshire

STB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Embedded Linux
2 8 (61.54%) C
2 8 (61.54%) C++
2 8 (61.54%) MPEG
2 8 (61.54%) Middleware
2 8 (61.54%) DVB
2 8 (61.54%) Open Source
2 8 (61.54%) GStreamer
3 7 (53.85%) OOD
3 7 (53.85%) OO
3 7 (53.85%) Electronics
3 7 (53.85%) Multithreading
4 6 (46.15%) Degree
4 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
5 5 (38.46%) QA
5 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
5 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
5 5 (38.46%) Python
5 5 (38.46%) OOP
5 5 (38.46%) UNIX
5 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.69%) MS Project
6 1 (7.69%) MS Office

STB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (53.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Test Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Middleware
1 8 (61.54%) GStreamer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) MPEG
1 8 (61.54%) Open Source
2 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
3 7 (53.85%) OO
3 7 (53.85%) OOD
3 7 (53.85%) Multithreading
4 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
4 5 (38.46%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C
1 8 (61.54%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft