Period
to 21 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Over-the-Top Content in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Over-the-Top Content over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Over-the-Top Media Services (OTT)
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1088 1143 1161
Rank change year-on-year +55 +18 0
Permanent jobs citing Over-the-Top Content 100 44 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.025% 0.056%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.062% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 79 26 104
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -33.33% +26.92%
10th Percentile £47,000 £31,875 £42,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £90,000 £135,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £90,000 £72,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year +24.14% -9.38% +128.57%

Over-the-Top Content 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 73,503 71,496 88,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.69% 40.65% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 57,829 58,467 70,858
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

Over-the-Top Content
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Over-the-Top Content as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Over-the-Top Content in the UK

Over-the-Top Content
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Over-the-Top Content.

Salary trend for Over-the-Top Content in the UK

Over-the-Top Content
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Over-the-Top Content over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Over-the-Top Content in the UK

Over-the-Top Content
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Over-the-Top Content within the UK over the 6 months to 21 February 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
England +59 88 £60,000 +9.09% 17
London +74 82 £60,000 +9.09% 16
UK excluding London -7 18 £90,000 +24.14% 1
Scotland - 12 - -
South West - 3 £100,000 -
South East -4 2 £68,750 -
North of England -1 1 £62,000 +55.00% 1
North West -4 1 £62,000 +65.33%

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing Over-the-Top Content 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 with a requirement for Over-the-Top Content.

1 73 (73.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (49.00%) Software Engineering
3 44 (44.00%) Finance
4 43 (43.00%) SQL
5 42 (42.00%) TDD
6 39 (39.00%) Java
7 38 (38.00%) Oracle
7 38 (38.00%) Games
7 38 (38.00%) Spring
7 38 (38.00%) Low Latency
7 38 (38.00%) Microservices
8 37 (37.00%) Kafka
8 37 (37.00%) Online Games
8 37 (37.00%) Online Betting
8 37 (37.00%) Multithreading
8 37 (37.00%) E-Commerce
9 28 (28.00%) Degree
10 18 (18.00%) Video on Demand
11 17 (17.00%) Analytics
11 17 (17.00%) Mentoring
11 17 (17.00%) Git (software)
12 16 (16.00%) Digital Media
13 15 (15.00%) Coaching
13 15 (15.00%) User Experience
14 14 (14.00%) SDLC
14 14 (14.00%) DevOps
14 14 (14.00%) Video\Live Streaming
15 13 (13.00%) STB
16 12 (12.00%) Android
16 12 (12.00%) JIRA

Over-the-Top Content
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 12 (12.00%) Confluence
2 4 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.00%) CMS
4 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (8.00%) ScheduALL
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.00%) Firebase
3 4 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.00%) Dropbox
4 1 (1.00%) Office 365
4 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.00%) MPLS
1 11 (11.00%) SDH
2 5 (5.00%) HTTP
3 4 (4.00%) DVB
4 3 (3.00%) DOCSIS
4 3 (3.00%) Multicast
5 2 (2.00%) Internet
6 1 (1.00%) DNS
6 1 (1.00%) Firewall
6 1 (1.00%) LAN
6 1 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.00%) Cosmos DB
2 5 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.00%) Data Mining
3 4 (4.00%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (17.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (12.00%) JIRA
3 8 (8.00%) Android Studio
3 8 (8.00%) Ant
3 8 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 8 (8.00%) Gradle
4 5 (5.00%) git-flow
4 5 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.00%) Jasmine
General
1 44 (44.00%) Finance
2 38 (38.00%) Games
3 37 (37.00%) Online Betting
4 6 (6.00%) Marketing
5 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.00%) Advertising
6 2 (2.00%) Electronics
6 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (41.00%) Developer
2 30 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.00%) Software Engineer
4 11 (11.00%) Senior Developer
5 10 (10.00%) Architect
5 10 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (9.00%) Java Engineer
6 9 (9.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 8 (8.00%) Android Developer
7 8 (8.00%) Lead Android Developer
7 8 (8.00%) Lead Developer
8 6 (6.00%) Digital Media Manager
8 6 (6.00%) Service Manager
8 6 (6.00%) Technical Leader
9 5 (5.00%) Broadcast Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Data Architect
10 4 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Product Manager
10 4 (4.00%) Senior Architect
10 4 (4.00%) Senior Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (38.00%) Spring
2 37 (37.00%) Kafka
3 10 (10.00%) CSS
3 10 (10.00%) HTML
3 10 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (9.00%) Web Services
5 8 (8.00%) Android SDK
5 8 (8.00%) CSS3
5 8 (8.00%) Dagger
5 8 (8.00%) HTML5
5 8 (8.00%) jQuery
5 8 (8.00%) REST
5 8 (8.00%) Retrofit
5 8 (8.00%) RxJava
6 7 (7.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (7.00%) React
7 6 (6.00%) .NET
7 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (6.00%) RESTful
7 6 (6.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (37.00%) Online Games
2 18 (18.00%) Video on Demand
3 16 (16.00%) Digital Media
4 15 (15.00%) User Experience
5 14 (14.00%) Video\Live Streaming
6 13 (13.00%) STB
7 9 (9.00%) Computer Science
8 8 (8.00%) Algorithms
9 7 (7.00%) IPTV
10 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (6.00%) Media Streaming
11 3 (3.00%) MPEG
12 2 (2.00%) BBC
12 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
12 2 (2.00%) New Media
12 2 (2.00%) Public Cloud
13 1 (1.00%) CCTV
13 1 (1.00%) Digital Signage
13 1 (1.00%) Machine to Machine
13 1 (1.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.00%) Android
2 8 (8.00%) Linux
3 4 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.00%) CentOS
4 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (73.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (49.00%) Software Engineering
3 42 (42.00%) TDD
4 38 (38.00%) Low Latency
4 38 (38.00%) Microservices
5 37 (37.00%) E-Commerce
5 37 (37.00%) Multithreading
6 17 (17.00%) Analytics
6 17 (17.00%) Mentoring
7 15 (15.00%) Coaching
8 14 (14.00%) DevOps
8 14 (14.00%) SDLC
9 10 (10.00%) Broadcast Engineering
9 10 (10.00%) Scrum
10 9 (9.00%) BDD
11 8 (8.00%) B2C
11 8 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (8.00%) Pair Programming
11 8 (8.00%) Test Automation
11 8 (8.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 43 (43.00%) SQL
2 39 (39.00%) Java
3 11 (11.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.00%) Shell Script
5 8 (8.00%) Kotlin
6 6 (6.00%) C#
7 5 (5.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.00%) PHP
9 1 (1.00%) C
9 1 (1.00%) C++
9 1 (1.00%) Perl
9 1 (1.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (28.00%) Degree
2 12 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.00%) PMP
4 3 (3.00%) CCIP
4 3 (3.00%) CCNP
4 3 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) Ansible
1 4 (4.00%) Consul
1 4 (4.00%) Kibana
1 4 (4.00%) logstash
1 4 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.00%) Puppet
1 4 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (38.00%) Oracle
2 8 (8.00%) Tektronix
3 4 (4.00%) Google
4 2 (2.00%) BT
4 2 (2.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.00%) SAP