The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STB over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Set-Top Box (STB)
Rank 244 - 209
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing STB 7 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.10% - 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% - 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 9
Average salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £56,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +40.62%
STB
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2258 2163 1753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.26% 30.05% 33.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1739 1556 1287
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

STB
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

STB Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

STB
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

STB Salary Trend in Yorkshire

STB
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 7 £40,000 -
STB
England

STB
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Middleware
1 8 (100.00%) DTV
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Electronics
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) DVB
3 1 (12.50%) Qt
3 1 (12.50%) GStreamer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DVB
General
1 7 (87.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) Qt
2 1 (12.50%) GStreamer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) Java