The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited STB over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Set-Top Box (STB)
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 251 280
Permanent jobs citing STB 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.059% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Median salary - £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £24,500 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -45.55% -25.00%  

STB is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2613 2859 3455
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 42.85% 42.05% 42.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2062 2390 2761
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing STB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for STB in the East of England

STB
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for STB in the East of England