The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited STB over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Set-Top Box (STB)
UK / England
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 821 892 891
Rank change year-on-year +71 -1  
Permanent jobs citing STB 22 40 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.041% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.072% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 31
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -37.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £31,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -21.73%  

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 30533 39840 39508
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 38.42% 41.10% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 24754 32234 31539
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

STB
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for STB in England

STB
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing STB in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for STB in England

STB
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +78 14 - - 1
London +63 7 £60,000 -4.00% 3
South West +24 1 £50,000 +13.63%
STB
UK

STB
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for STB.

1 27 (69.23%) Android
2 24 (61.54%) Roku
3 23 (58.97%) Marketing
3 23 (58.97%) DVB
3 23 (58.97%) Telecoms
4 22 (56.41%) Middleware
4 22 (56.41%) DRM
4 22 (56.41%) IPTV
5 21 (53.85%) Marketing Strategy
5 21 (53.85%) HTML
5 21 (53.85%) Linux
6 20 (51.28%) HTML5
7 19 (48.72%) Product Marketing
7 19 (48.72%) DOCSIS
7 19 (48.72%) HbbTV
8 18 (46.15%) Over-the-Top Content
9 17 (43.59%) MPEG
9 17 (43.59%) Google
10 16 (41.03%) Apple
11 15 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (38.46%) HEVC
12 14 (35.90%) Nagra
12 14 (35.90%) Verimatrix
12 14 (35.90%) PlayReady
12 14 (35.90%) DLNA
12 14 (35.90%) MBA
13 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
14 12 (30.77%) Humax
15 9 (23.08%) Games
15 9 (23.08%) Video on Demand

STB
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (2.56%) CMS
1 1 (2.56%) Confluence
1 1 (2.56%) EPiServer
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (58.97%) DVB
2 19 (48.72%) DOCSIS
2 19 (48.72%) HbbTV
3 14 (35.90%) DLNA
4 2 (5.13%) Internet
5 1 (2.56%) Broadband
5 1 (2.56%) HTTP
5 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.56%) OLAP
1 1 (2.56%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Gradle
1 3 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Subversion
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) webpack
General
1 23 (58.97%) Marketing
1 23 (58.97%) Telecoms
2 9 (23.08%) Games
3 7 (17.95%) Electronics
4 2 (5.13%) Advertising
5 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Marketing Manager
2 12 (30.77%) Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Senior Manager
3 8 (20.51%) Senior Marketing Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Video On Demand Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Android Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Lead Android Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.13%) iOS Developer
7 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Lead iOS Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.13%) UI Developer
8 1 (2.56%) EPiServer Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Head of Marketing
8 1 (2.56%) Mobile UI Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Android Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (56.41%) Middleware
2 21 (53.85%) HTML
3 20 (51.28%) HTML5
4 15 (38.46%) HEVC
5 14 (35.90%) PlayReady
6 6 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
6 6 (15.38%) CSS
7 4 (10.26%) jQuery
8 3 (7.69%) Ajax
8 3 (7.69%) Guice
8 3 (7.69%) JSON
8 3 (7.69%) REST
8 3 (7.69%) SOAP
8 3 (7.69%) XML
9 2 (5.13%) .NET
9 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.13%) CSS3
9 2 (5.13%) Node.js
10 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 22 (56.41%) IPTV
2 18 (46.15%) Over-the-Top Content
3 17 (43.59%) MPEG
4 9 (23.08%) Video on Demand
5 6 (15.38%) Chromecast
6 4 (10.26%) Digital TV
6 4 (10.26%) PlayStation
6 4 (10.26%) Xbox
7 3 (7.69%) BBC
7 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
7 3 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (5.13%) Digital Media
8 2 (5.13%) User Experience
9 1 (2.56%) Clustering
9 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
9 1 (2.56%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 27 (69.23%) Android
2 21 (53.85%) Linux
3 6 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 4 (10.26%) Windows
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) DRM
2 21 (53.85%) Marketing Strategy
3 19 (48.72%) Product Marketing
4 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
6 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.69%) Android Development
7 3 (7.69%) Front End Development
7 3 (7.69%) OO
7 3 (7.69%) OOD
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.13%) Analytics
8 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Build Automation
8 2 (5.13%) iOS Development
8 2 (5.13%) Software Delivery
8 2 (5.13%) Software Deployment
8 2 (5.13%) TDD
8 2 (5.13%) Test Planning
8 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.38%) BrightScript
2 6 (15.38%) TypeScript
3 4 (10.26%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) Apple Swift
4 2 (5.13%) Objective-C
4 2 (5.13%) SQL
5 1 (2.56%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) ES6
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) MBA
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.56%) PhD
3 1 (2.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Roku
2 17 (43.59%) Google
3 16 (41.03%) Apple
4 14 (35.90%) Nagra
4 14 (35.90%) Verimatrix
5 12 (30.77%) Humax
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.56%) Adobe
7 1 (2.56%) comScore
7 1 (2.56%) HP
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