The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited STB over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Set-Top Box (STB)
England / South West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 238 -
Permanent jobs citing STB 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.057% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £24,500 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -45.55% -25.00%  

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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2010 1974 2056
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 37.95% 37.69% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 1634 1622
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

STB
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for STB in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 South West region with a requirement for STB.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) MPEG
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) DRM
1 1 (100.00%) Digital TV
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Planning Poker
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

STB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HEVC
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (100.00%) Digital TV
1 1 (100.00%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DRM
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Planning Poker
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA