Period
to 21 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Over-the-Top Technology (OTT)
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1091 1164 1188
Rank change year-on-year +73 +24 +48
Permanent jobs citing Over-the-Top Content 87 58 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.030% 0.052%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.074% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 73 42 93
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -39.39% +34.15%
10th Percentile £38,600 £42,500 £49,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,000 £118,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £100,000 £48,750 £53,750
% change year-on-year +105.13% -9.30% +26.47%

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 75301 78287 91139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.26% 40.97% 41.60%
Number of salaries quoted 56522 64209 72964
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 October 2017.

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

Over-the-Top Content
Top 7 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 October 2017. 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 +82 81 £60,000 +20.00% 12
London +64 75 £60,000 +20.00% 12
UK excluding London +40 12 £100,000 +105.13% 2
Scotland - 5 - - 2
South East +56 3 £57,500 -47.73%
South West 0 3 £100,000 +122.22%
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing Over-the-Top Content also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Over-the-Top Content.

1 48 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (35.63%) Digital Media
3 22 (25.29%) Git (software)
3 22 (25.29%) Coaching
4 21 (24.14%) Streaming Video
5 20 (22.99%) Mentoring
6 18 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (20.69%) Video on Demand
6 18 (20.69%) Service Delivery
6 18 (20.69%) JavaScript
7 17 (19.54%) HTML
7 17 (19.54%) CSS
7 17 (19.54%) HTML5
7 17 (19.54%) CSS3
7 17 (19.54%) React
7 17 (19.54%) AngularJS
8 16 (18.39%) User Experience
8 16 (18.39%) SDLC
8 16 (18.39%) BDD
8 16 (18.39%) E-Commerce
8 16 (18.39%) SDH
8 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
8 16 (18.39%) MPLS
8 16 (18.39%) Degree
9 15 (17.24%) TDD
9 15 (17.24%) MVC
9 15 (17.24%) Telecoms
9 15 (17.24%) Finance
9 15 (17.24%) Linux
9 15 (17.24%) RESTful

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 9 (10.34%) CMS
2 5 (5.75%) Confluence
3 3 (3.45%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.15%) Apache
4 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Baselight
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.05%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (5.75%) Firebase
5 2 (2.30%) Dropbox
5 2 (2.30%) Office 365
6 1 (1.15%) PaaS
6 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.39%) MPLS
1 16 (18.39%) SDH
2 6 (6.90%) HTTP
3 4 (4.60%) Internet
3 4 (4.60%) Multicast
4 3 (3.45%) DOCSIS
4 3 (3.45%) DVB
5 2 (2.30%) Firewall
5 2 (2.30%) LAN
5 2 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.15%) Broadband
6 1 (1.15%) DNS
6 1 (1.15%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) DocumentDB
1 10 (11.49%) MongoDB
1 10 (11.49%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.15%) OpenTSDB
2 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (25.29%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.24%) git-flow
3 10 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (8.05%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.75%) Android Studio
5 5 (5.75%) Ant
5 5 (5.75%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.75%) Gradle
5 5 (5.75%) JIRA
6 1 (1.15%) Gatling
6 1 (1.15%) JMeter
6 1 (1.15%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 15 (17.24%) Finance
1 15 (17.24%) Online Betting
1 15 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.34%) Retail
3 7 (8.05%) Marketing
4 5 (5.75%) Games
5 2 (2.30%) Publishing
6 1 (1.15%) Advertising
6 1 (1.15%) Back Office
6 1 (1.15%) Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (22.99%) Developer
2 12 (13.79%) Service Manager
3 10 (11.49%) Services Delivery Manager
4 8 (9.20%) Broadcast Engineer
4 8 (9.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (8.05%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (8.05%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (8.05%) Principal Engineer
5 7 (8.05%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Digital Media Manager
6 6 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.90%) Technical Leader
7 5 (5.75%) Android Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Lead Android Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Lead Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Product Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Senior Manager
8 4 (4.60%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.54%) AngularJS
1 17 (19.54%) CSS
1 17 (19.54%) CSS3
1 17 (19.54%) HTML
1 17 (19.54%) HTML5
1 17 (19.54%) React
2 15 (17.24%) Express
2 15 (17.24%) RESTful
3 14 (16.09%) Web Services
4 10 (11.49%) .NET
4 10 (11.49%) .NET Framework
4 10 (11.49%) ASP.NET
4 10 (11.49%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (11.49%) Entity Framework
5 9 (10.34%) jQuery
6 7 (8.05%) LESS
6 7 (8.05%) Sass
6 7 (8.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (8.05%) XML
7 6 (6.90%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (35.63%) Digital Media
2 21 (24.14%) Streaming Video
3 18 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (20.69%) Video on Demand
4 16 (18.39%) User Experience
5 8 (9.20%) New Media
6 5 (5.75%) Online Games
6 5 (5.75%) Semantic Web
6 5 (5.75%) STB
7 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.60%) Streaming Media
8 3 (3.45%) BBC
9 2 (2.30%) CCTV
9 2 (2.30%) Digital Signage
9 2 (2.30%) Digital TV
10 1 (1.15%) IPTV
10 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.15%) MPEG
10 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.24%) Linux
2 10 (11.49%) Android
3 5 (5.75%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.45%) CentOS
5 2 (2.30%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.30%) Unix
6 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.29%) Coaching
3 20 (22.99%) Mentoring
4 18 (20.69%) Service Delivery
5 16 (18.39%) BDD
5 16 (18.39%) E-Commerce
5 16 (18.39%) SDLC
6 15 (17.24%) MVC
6 15 (17.24%) TDD
7 13 (14.94%) Broadcast Engineering
8 10 (11.49%) B2C
8 10 (11.49%) DevOps
8 10 (11.49%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (11.49%) SOLID
9 9 (10.34%) Configuration Management
9 9 (10.34%) Software Engineering
10 8 (9.20%) Contract Management
10 8 (9.20%) Escalation Management
10 8 (9.20%) Service Delivery Management
10 8 (9.20%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.69%) JavaScript
2 14 (16.09%) SQL
3 10 (11.49%) C#
3 10 (11.49%) T-SQL
4 7 (8.05%) Java
5 6 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.75%) Kotlin
6 5 (5.75%) Python
7 3 (3.45%) Ruby
8 2 (2.30%) Go
9 1 (1.15%) ES6
9 1 (1.15%) Perl
9 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (18.39%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.45%) CCIP
3 3 (3.45%) CCNP
3 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.34%) Docker
2 2 (2.30%) KVM
2 2 (2.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (12.64%) Ansible
1 11 (12.64%) Puppet
2 9 (10.34%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.60%) Terraform
4 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.15%) Icinga
5 1 (1.15%) Kibana
5 1 (1.15%) logstash
5 1 (1.15%) Nagios
5 1 (1.15%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.94%) Tektronix
3 8 (9.20%) Google
4 6 (6.90%) Oracle
5 2 (2.30%) BT
5 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.15%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.15%) Avid
6 1 (1.15%) Facebook
6 1 (1.15%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (1.15%) Sony
6 1 (1.15%) Splunk