Period
to 18 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited STB over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Set-Top Box (STB)
England > North of England
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 456 487 487
Rank change year-on-year +31 0 +32
Permanent jobs citing STB 6 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.029% 0.004% 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.076% 0.012% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
North of England median annual salary £27,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.00% - -
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -16.67% -4.00%

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 the North of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 7,887 8,610 8,840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 38.45% 35.20% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6,170 6,808 7,293
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing STB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for STB in the North of England

STB
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for STB in the North of England

STB
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing STB in the North of England over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for STB in the North of England

STB
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the North of England region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
North West - 5 £27,500 -
Yorkshire +32 1 £50,000 -
STB
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 North of England region with a requirement for STB.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Java ME
2 5 (83.33%) Digital TV
2 5 (83.33%) pSOS
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) OOD
2 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) Android Development
2 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Video Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (16.67%) Device Driver

STB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Android Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Android Software Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) C++ Android Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Junior
2 5 (83.33%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Junior Java Software Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Java ME
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Digital TV
2 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Android
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Android Development
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) OOD
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) C
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++