Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited STB over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Set-Top Box (STB)
London > Central London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 361 371 430
Rank change year-on-year +10 +59 +51
Permanent jobs citing STB 35 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.24% 0.015% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.032% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 6
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £53,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% -14.00% +47.06%
10th Percentile £61,250 £44,875 £61,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,625 £63,750
London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +10.62%

STB is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6,714 6,199 8,027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 46.55% 47.71% 47.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5,923 5,666 6,891
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,000 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £91,250
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.46% +1.82%

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing STB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for STB in Central London

STB
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing STB in Central London.

Salary trend for STB in Central London

STB
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the Central London region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +37 35 £62,500 +16.28%
STB
London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing STB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for STB.

1 24 (68.57%) BT
1 24 (68.57%) BBC
1 24 (68.57%) Open Source
1 24 (68.57%) Arqiva
2 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) Linux
3 16 (45.71%) Python
3 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
4 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (34.29%) HTML
5 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
5 12 (34.29%) Digital TV
5 12 (34.29%) DVB
5 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (34.29%) IPTV
5 12 (34.29%) JIRA
5 12 (34.29%) Bash Shell
5 12 (34.29%) HTML5
5 12 (34.29%) D-Bus
6 11 (31.43%) Smartphone
6 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (31.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (31.43%) Firewall
6 11 (31.43%) Wireless
6 11 (31.43%) Symantec
6 11 (31.43%) BCP
6 11 (31.43%) VMware
6 11 (31.43%) Finance
6 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
6 11 (31.43%) Avaya

STB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.86%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.43%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (22.86%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (22.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 8 (22.86%) Amazon S3
1 8 (22.86%) AWS Lambda
1 8 (22.86%) Serverless
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon Kinesis
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (11.43%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (11.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) DVB
2 11 (31.43%) Firewall
2 11 (31.43%) Wireless
3 6 (17.14%) IPsec
3 6 (17.14%) SAN
3 6 (17.14%) SSL
4 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
4 4 (11.43%) HbbTV
4 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 8 (22.86%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (11.43%) Big Data
2 4 (11.43%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
2 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
2 12 (34.29%) JIRA
3 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
3 8 (22.86%) Subversion
4 4 (11.43%) Calabash
4 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
4 4 (11.43%) gulp
4 4 (11.43%) JUnit
4 4 (11.43%) Selenium
4 4 (11.43%) Sinon.JS
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Multimedia
3 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Software Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 4 (11.43%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Desktop Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Desktop Support Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Developer in Test
3 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Manual Tester
3 4 (11.43%) Python Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Support Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Test Automation Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Test Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Tester
4 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Team Leader
6 1 (2.86%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) D-Bus
1 12 (34.29%) HTML
1 12 (34.29%) HTML5
2 8 (22.86%) CSS
2 8 (22.86%) GStreamer
2 8 (22.86%) HEVC
2 8 (22.86%) Node.js
2 8 (22.86%) OpenGL
2 8 (22.86%) Qt
2 8 (22.86%) RESTful
3 6 (17.14%) .NET
4 4 (11.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (11.43%) CSS3
4 4 (11.43%) Middleware
4 4 (11.43%) Wayland
4 4 (11.43%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (68.57%) BBC
2 12 (34.29%) Digital TV
2 12 (34.29%) IPTV
3 11 (31.43%) Smartphone
4 8 (22.86%) Media Streaming
4 8 (22.86%) MPEG
5 4 (11.43%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) Embedded Linux
2 8 (22.86%) Unix
3 4 (11.43%) CentOS
3 4 (11.43%) Fedora
3 4 (11.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Open Source
2 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (31.43%) BCP
4 11 (31.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (31.43%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 11 (31.43%) Patch Management
5 8 (22.86%) Cryptography
5 8 (22.86%) DRM
5 8 (22.86%) Memory Management
5 8 (22.86%) Multithreading
5 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
5 8 (22.86%) TDD
5 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
5 8 (22.86%) Unit Testing
5 8 (22.86%) Validation
6 6 (17.14%) Business Continuity
6 6 (17.14%) Data Privacy
6 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
7 5 (14.29%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) Python
2 12 (34.29%) Bash Shell
2 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 10 (28.57%) Java
4 8 (22.86%) C
4 8 (22.86%) C++
4 8 (22.86%) Clojure
4 8 (22.86%) Go
5 4 (11.43%) Perl
5 4 (11.43%) Ruby
5 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
5 4 (11.43%) SQL
5 4 (11.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (17.14%) MCSE
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (17.14%) PMI Certification
1 6 (17.14%) PMP
2 4 (11.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
2 4 (11.43%) OIPF
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
1 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Ansible
1 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (11.43%) Puppet
1 4 (11.43%) systemd
1 4 (11.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Arqiva
1 24 (68.57%) BT
2 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (31.43%) Avaya
3 11 (31.43%) Symantec
3 11 (31.43%) VMware
4 8 (22.86%) Apple
4 8 (22.86%) CA
5 6 (17.14%) Cisco
5 6 (17.14%) Cognos
6 4 (11.43%) Broadcom
6 4 (11.43%) Red Hat