Period
to 24 November 2020

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 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Set-Top Box (STB)
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 420 710 805
Rank change year-on-year +290 +95 +25
Permanent jobs citing STB 68 6 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.027% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 49 4 5
Median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -25.00% -4.00%
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% -14.29% +40.00%

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 9,139 22,478 28,234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.97% 41.92% 42.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7,644 17,477 22,058
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £106,250 £97,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for STB in London

STB
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing STB in London.

Salary trend for STB in London

STB
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing STB in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2020.

Salary histogram for STB in London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for STB.

1 65 (95.59%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.18%) JIRA
2 28 (41.18%) Test Scripting
2 28 (41.18%) TestRail
3 27 (39.71%) QA
4 15 (22.06%) API Testing
5 14 (20.59%) Digital TV
6 12 (17.65%) React
6 12 (17.65%) Java
7 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
7 11 (16.18%) Shell Script
7 11 (16.18%) TDD
7 11 (16.18%) Spring
7 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
7 11 (16.18%) RESTful
7 11 (16.18%) BDD
7 11 (16.18%) NoSQL
7 11 (16.18%) Node.js
7 11 (16.18%) Microservices
7 11 (16.18%) Spring Boot
7 11 (16.18%) API Design
7 11 (16.18%) Docker
7 11 (16.18%) Java 8
8 9 (13.24%) Project Management
8 9 (13.24%) PRINCE
8 9 (13.24%) Google
8 9 (13.24%) GCP
9 6 (8.82%) AWS
10 4 (5.88%) Video on Demand
10 4 (5.88%) Over-the-Top Content

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 1 (1.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (1.47%) CMS
1 1 (1.47%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.24%) GCP
2 6 (8.82%) AWS
3 1 (1.47%) Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) DVB
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (41.18%) JIRA
1 28 (41.18%) TestRail
2 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (1.47%) Advertising
1 1 (1.47%) Marketing
1 1 (1.47%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Architect
2 15 (22.06%) Tester
3 13 (19.12%) Analyst
3 13 (19.12%) Broadcast Analyst
3 13 (19.12%) Test Analyst
4 11 (16.18%) Developer
4 11 (16.18%) Java Developer
5 10 (14.71%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (13.24%) Project Manager
7 7 (10.29%) Senior Developer
7 7 (10.29%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Product Manager
9 2 (2.94%) Senior Manager
9 2 (2.94%) Senior Product Manager
10 1 (1.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 1 (1.47%) Head of Architecture
10 1 (1.47%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 1 (1.47%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (1.47%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) React
2 11 (16.18%) Node.js
2 11 (16.18%) RESTful
2 11 (16.18%) Spring
2 11 (16.18%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.47%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Digital TV
2 4 (5.88%) IPTV
2 4 (5.88%) Over-the-Top Content
2 4 (5.88%) Video on Demand
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (95.59%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.18%) Test Scripting
3 15 (22.06%) API Testing
4 11 (16.18%) API Design
4 11 (16.18%) BDD
4 11 (16.18%) Microservices
4 11 (16.18%) TDD
5 9 (13.24%) PRINCE
5 9 (13.24%) Project Management
6 2 (2.94%) Product Management
6 2 (2.94%) Scrum
7 1 (1.47%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.47%) Content Management
7 1 (1.47%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.47%) Functional Testing
7 1 (1.47%) Migration
7 1 (1.47%) Open Source
7 1 (1.47%) Regression Testing
7 1 (1.47%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.47%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) Java
2 11 (16.18%) Java 8
2 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
2 11 (16.18%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.47%) C
3 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (39.71%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) NCSC
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Google