Period
to 22 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited STB over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Set-Top Box (STB)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 308 331 384
Rank change year-on-year +23 +53 +65
Permanent jobs citing STB 32 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.30% 0.019% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.039% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 3
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £53,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% -10.42% +41.18%
10th Percentile £61,250 £44,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,625 £62,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £53,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year +16.28% -10.42% +41.18%

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,287 5,121 6,764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 48.89% 49.43% 49.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4,668 4,681 5,950
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +0.87% +4.55%

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for STB in the City of London

STB
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for STB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing STB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for STB.

1 24 (75.00%) BT
1 24 (75.00%) BBC
1 24 (75.00%) Open Source
1 24 (75.00%) Arqiva
2 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (50.00%) Python
3 16 (50.00%) Linux
3 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
5 12 (37.50%) HTML
5 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 12 (37.50%) Digital TV
5 12 (37.50%) DVB
5 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (37.50%) IPTV
5 12 (37.50%) JIRA
5 12 (37.50%) Bash Shell
5 12 (37.50%) HTML5
5 12 (37.50%) D-Bus
5 12 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (28.13%) Java
7 8 (25.00%) C
7 8 (25.00%) C++
7 8 (25.00%) CSS
7 8 (25.00%) Unix
7 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (25.00%) Avaya
7 8 (25.00%) MPEG
7 8 (25.00%) DRM
7 8 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery

STB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
3 4 (12.50%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 8 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
1 8 (25.00%) Serverless
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon Kinesis
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) DVB
2 8 (25.00%) Firewall
2 8 (25.00%) Wireless
3 5 (15.63%) IPsec
3 5 (15.63%) SAN
3 5 (15.63%) SSL
4 4 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 4 (12.50%) HbbTV
4 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 8 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (12.50%) Big Data
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
2 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (37.50%) JIRA
3 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (25.00%) Subversion
4 4 (12.50%) Calabash
4 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 4 (12.50%) gulp
4 4 (12.50%) JUnit
4 4 (12.50%) Selenium
4 4 (12.50%) Sinon.JS
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
1 8 (25.00%) Multimedia
2 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Desktop Support
3 4 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Developer in Test
3 4 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Manual Tester
3 4 (12.50%) Python Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Test Automation Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Tester
4 3 (9.38%) Desktop Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Support Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Desktop Team Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) D-Bus
1 12 (37.50%) HTML
1 12 (37.50%) HTML5
2 8 (25.00%) CSS
2 8 (25.00%) GStreamer
2 8 (25.00%) HEVC
2 8 (25.00%) Node.js
2 8 (25.00%) OpenGL
2 8 (25.00%) Qt
2 8 (25.00%) RESTful
3 5 (15.63%) .NET
4 4 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (12.50%) CSS3
4 4 (12.50%) Middleware
4 4 (12.50%) Wayland
4 4 (12.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (75.00%) BBC
2 12 (37.50%) Digital TV
2 12 (37.50%) IPTV
3 8 (25.00%) Media Streaming
3 8 (25.00%) MPEG
3 8 (25.00%) Smartphone
4 4 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Unix
3 4 (12.50%) CentOS
3 4 (12.50%) Fedora
3 4 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Open Source
2 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (25.00%) BCP
4 8 (25.00%) Cryptography
4 8 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (25.00%) DRM
4 8 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 8 (25.00%) Memory Management
4 8 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 8 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (25.00%) TDD
4 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (25.00%) Validation
5 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
5 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
5 5 (15.63%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) Python
2 12 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (28.13%) Java
4 8 (25.00%) C
4 8 (25.00%) C++
4 8 (25.00%) Clojure
4 8 (25.00%) Go
5 4 (12.50%) Perl
5 4 (12.50%) Ruby
5 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 4 (12.50%) SQL
5 4 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (15.63%) MCSE
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (15.63%) PMI Certification
1 5 (15.63%) PMP
2 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
2 4 (12.50%) OIPF
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (25.00%) Docker
1 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Ansible
1 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (12.50%) Puppet
1 4 (12.50%) systemd
1 4 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Arqiva
1 24 (75.00%) BT
2 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.00%) Apple
3 8 (25.00%) Avaya
3 8 (25.00%) CA
3 8 (25.00%) Symantec
3 8 (25.00%) VMware
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco
4 5 (15.63%) Cognos
5 4 (12.50%) Broadcom
5 4 (12.50%) Red Hat