Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited STB over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Set-Top Box (STB)
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 798 819 868
Rank change year-on-year +21 +49 +5
Permanent jobs citing STB 40 23 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.053% 0.030% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.066% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 35
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £36,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £71,625 £62,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -16.00% +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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 36986 34909 42701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.29% 46.04% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26528 29627 35055
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.64%
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for STB in London

STB
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for STB in London

STB
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing STB in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for STB in London

STB
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the London region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Central London +47 31 £62,500 +31.58%
South London - 3 £50,000 -
STB
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 London region with a requirement for STB.

1 27 (67.50%) BT
1 27 (67.50%) BBC
1 27 (67.50%) Open Source
1 27 (67.50%) Arqiva
2 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (47.50%) Linux
4 18 (45.00%) Git (software)
5 17 (42.50%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (40.00%) Python
6 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 14 (35.00%) HTML
7 14 (35.00%) HTML5
8 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
8 13 (32.50%) Digital TV
9 12 (30.00%) DVB
9 12 (30.00%) IPTV
9 12 (30.00%) JIRA
9 12 (30.00%) D-Bus
9 12 (30.00%) Bash Shell
10 11 (27.50%) Clojure
10 11 (27.50%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (27.50%) Amazon S3
10 11 (27.50%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (27.50%) Embedded Linux
10 11 (27.50%) Unit Testing
10 11 (27.50%) TDD
10 11 (27.50%) C
10 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
10 11 (27.50%) Serverless
10 11 (27.50%) AWS Lambda

STB
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 11 (27.50%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (12.50%) Apache Solr
3 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 11 (27.50%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (27.50%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (27.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 11 (27.50%) Amazon S3
1 11 (27.50%) AWS Lambda
1 11 (27.50%) Serverless
2 6 (15.00%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (12.50%) Amazon Kinesis
3 5 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) DVB
2 7 (17.50%) Firewall
2 7 (17.50%) Wireless
3 4 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (10.00%) HbbTV
3 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (7.50%) IPsec
4 3 (7.50%) SAN
4 3 (7.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 11 (27.50%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
2 5 (12.50%) Big Data
3 4 (10.00%) MySQL
3 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (45.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (30.00%) JIRA
3 8 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (20.00%) Subversion
4 6 (15.00%) Calabash
4 6 (15.00%) gulp
4 6 (15.00%) JUnit
4 6 (15.00%) Selenium
4 6 (15.00%) Sinon.JS
5 2 (5.00%) Jasmine
5 2 (5.00%) Mocha
5 2 (5.00%) Protractor
General
1 8 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 7 (17.50%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Games
3 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Desktop Support
2 6 (15.00%) Tester
3 5 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Developer
4 4 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Developer in Test
4 4 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Manual Tester
4 4 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Test Automation Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Desktop Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Support Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) HTML
1 14 (35.00%) HTML5
2 12 (30.00%) D-Bus
3 11 (27.50%) Node.js
4 10 (25.00%) CSS
5 9 (22.50%) RESTful
6 8 (20.00%) GStreamer
6 8 (20.00%) HEVC
6 8 (20.00%) OpenGL
6 8 (20.00%) Qt
7 6 (15.00%) CSS3
8 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 4 (10.00%) Middleware
8 4 (10.00%) Wayland
8 4 (10.00%) XMPP
9 3 (7.50%) .NET
9 3 (7.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 2 (5.00%) REST
10 2 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (67.50%) BBC
2 13 (32.50%) Digital TV
3 12 (30.00%) IPTV
4 8 (20.00%) Media Streaming
4 8 (20.00%) MPEG
5 7 (17.50%) Smartphone
6 4 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (7.50%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (20.00%) Unix
4 4 (10.00%) CentOS
4 4 (10.00%) Fedora
4 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.00%) Android
6 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Open Source
2 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (42.50%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
5 11 (27.50%) TDD
5 11 (27.50%) Unit Testing
6 10 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 8 (20.00%) Cryptography
7 8 (20.00%) DRM
7 8 (20.00%) Memory Management
7 8 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 8 (20.00%) Validation
8 7 (17.50%) BCP
8 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (17.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 7 (17.50%) Microservices
8 7 (17.50%) Patch Management
9 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (12.50%) DevOps
9 5 (12.50%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (40.00%) Python
2 12 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 11 (27.50%) C
3 11 (27.50%) Clojure
3 11 (27.50%) Go
4 10 (25.00%) Java
5 9 (22.50%) C++
6 6 (15.00%) TypeScript
7 5 (12.50%) SQL
8 4 (10.00%) Perl
8 4 (10.00%) Ruby
8 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
9 3 (7.50%) Embedded C
10 2 (5.00%) Apple Swift
10 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.50%) MCSE
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) PMI Certification
2 3 (7.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) OIPF
1 4 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Docker
2 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Terraform
2 4 (10.00%) Ansible
2 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.00%) Puppet
2 4 (10.00%) systemd
3 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 27 (67.50%) Arqiva
1 27 (67.50%) BT
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.00%) Apple
3 8 (20.00%) CA
4 7 (17.50%) Avaya
4 7 (17.50%) Symantec
4 7 (17.50%) VMware
5 4 (10.00%) Broadcom
5 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco
6 3 (7.50%) Cognos
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle