Period
to 10 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited STB over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Set-Top Box (STB)
England > South East
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 530 548 585
Rank change year-on-year +18 +37 +82
Permanent jobs citing STB 2 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.007% 0.029% 0.021%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.019% 0.080% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 5
South East median annual salary £51,250 £37,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.67% +59.57% -44.71%
10th Percentile £39,375 £32,450 £21,600
90th Percentile £66,125 £38,750 £116,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -16.00%

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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 10,617 11,195 12,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.61% 36.15% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8,415 9,039 10,025
South East median annual salary £48,514 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.81% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.56%

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing STB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for STB in the South East

STB
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for STB in the South East

STB
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing STB in the South East over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for STB in the South East

STB
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the South East region over the 6 months to 10 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
Hampshire - 2 £51,250 -
STB
England

For the 6 months to 10 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 South East region with a requirement for STB.

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) IPTV
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) uClinux
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Yocto

STB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) uClinux
1 1 (50.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++