The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited STB over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Set-Top Box (STB)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 137 144
Rank change year-on-year +44 +7  
Permanent jobs citing STB 13 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.04% 0.10% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.90% 0.26% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £81,250
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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 449 773 858
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 36.06% 39.52% 35.34%
Number of salaries quoted 321 660 558
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

STB
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for STB in Reading

STB
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 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 Reading region with a requirement for STB.

1 19 (100.00%) Middleware
1 19 (100.00%) DOCSIS
1 19 (100.00%) DRM
1 19 (100.00%) DVB
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
1 19 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 19 (100.00%) IPTV
1 19 (100.00%) Marketing
1 19 (100.00%) Product Marketing
1 19 (100.00%) Android
1 19 (100.00%) Marketing Strategy
1 19 (100.00%) HbbTV
2 14 (73.68%) HEVC
2 14 (73.68%) Google
2 14 (73.68%) Nagra
2 14 (73.68%) Verimatrix
2 14 (73.68%) HTML
2 14 (73.68%) Roku
2 14 (73.68%) Over-the-Top Content
2 14 (73.68%) PlayReady
2 14 (73.68%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (73.68%) HTML5
2 14 (73.68%) DLNA
2 14 (73.68%) MBA
2 14 (73.68%) MPEG
2 14 (73.68%) Apple
3 12 (63.16%) Humax

STB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 14 (73.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) DOCSIS
1 19 (100.00%) DVB
1 19 (100.00%) HbbTV
2 14 (73.68%) DLNA
General
1 19 (100.00%) Marketing
1 19 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Marketing Manager
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Manager
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) Middleware
2 14 (73.68%) HEVC
2 14 (73.68%) HTML
2 14 (73.68%) HTML5
2 14 (73.68%) PlayReady
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) IPTV
2 14 (73.68%) MPEG
2 14 (73.68%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Android
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) DRM
1 19 (100.00%) Marketing Strategy
1 19 (100.00%) Product Marketing
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) MBA
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Apple
1 14 (73.68%) Google
1 14 (73.68%) Nagra
1 14 (73.68%) Roku
1 14 (73.68%) Verimatrix
2 12 (63.16%) Humax