Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Over-the-Top Media Services (OTT)
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1110 1106 1139
Rank change year-on-year -4 +33 +41
Permanent jobs citing Over-the-Top Content 59 91 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.051% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.080% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 54 68 98
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +9.09% -31.25%
10th Percentile £35,375 £34,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £79,250 £87,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -40.00% +25.00% -50.00%

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 73,597 78,335 85,712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.49% 44.27% 43.28%
Number of salaries quoted 56,861 59,850 70,098
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 16 August 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 16 August 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 +11 58 £52,500 -12.50% 23
London +4 46 £52,500 -12.50% 14
UK excluding London +27 13 £37,500 -40.00% 9
South East -16 8 £37,500 -40.00% 3
Yorkshire - 3 £50,000 -
North of England - 3 £50,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -
South West - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 44 (74.58%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (54.24%) SQL
3 29 (49.15%) JavaScript
4 25 (42.37%) Degree
5 24 (40.68%) TDD
6 22 (37.29%) HTML
6 22 (37.29%) HTML5
7 21 (35.59%) CSS3
7 21 (35.59%) CSS
8 20 (33.90%) Java
8 20 (33.90%) C#
8 20 (33.90%) SDLC
9 19 (32.20%) .NET
9 19 (32.20%) MVC
10 17 (28.81%) NoSQL
11 16 (27.12%) Microservices
11 16 (27.12%) Finance
12 15 (25.42%) Video\Live Streaming
12 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET
12 15 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (23.73%) Digital Media
13 14 (23.73%) RESTful
14 13 (22.03%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (22.03%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (20.34%) Video on Demand
15 12 (20.34%) Mentoring
15 12 (20.34%) Web Services
15 12 (20.34%) Games
15 12 (20.34%) Spring
15 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering

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 2 (3.39%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) JBoss
2 1 (1.69%) Mule
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (6.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) ScheduALL
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.78%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.39%) npm
4 1 (1.69%) Akamai
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.69%) SaaS
4 1 (1.69%) Serverless
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Internet
2 4 (6.78%) HbbTV
3 2 (3.39%) DNS
3 2 (3.39%) HTTP
4 1 (1.69%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.69%) MPLS
4 1 (1.69%) Multicast
4 1 (1.69%) Network Security
4 1 (1.69%) SDH
4 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.81%) NoSQL
2 9 (15.25%) Cosmos DB
2 9 (15.25%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.47%) Big Data
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.86%) git-flow
3 7 (11.86%) Jenkins
4 6 (10.17%) JIRA
5 3 (5.08%) Axure RP
6 2 (3.39%) webpack
7 1 (1.69%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.69%) Maven
7 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 12 (20.34%) Games
3 11 (18.64%) Online Betting
4 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.78%) French Language
5 4 (6.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) Developer
2 11 (18.64%) Project Manager
3 8 (13.56%) Java Developer
4 7 (11.86%) .NET Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Architect
5 6 (10.17%) Backend Developer
5 6 (10.17%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Mobile Project Manager
5 6 (10.17%) Software Architect
5 6 (10.17%) Web Manager
5 6 (10.17%) Web Project Manager
6 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Lead C# Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.29%) HTML
1 22 (37.29%) HTML5
2 21 (35.59%) CSS
2 21 (35.59%) CSS3
3 19 (32.20%) .NET
4 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET
5 14 (23.73%) RESTful
6 12 (20.34%) Spring
6 12 (20.34%) Web Services
7 11 (18.64%) Kafka
8 10 (16.95%) AngularJS
9 9 (15.25%) .NET Framework
9 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (15.25%) Entity Framework
9 9 (15.25%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (11.86%) XML
11 6 (10.17%) React
12 5 (8.47%) JSON
13 4 (6.78%) Express
13 4 (6.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (25.42%) Video\Live Streaming
2 14 (23.73%) Digital Media
3 12 (20.34%) Video on Demand
4 11 (18.64%) Online Games
5 9 (15.25%) Algorithms
6 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
7 6 (10.17%) Mobile App
8 4 (6.78%) Smart Home
9 2 (3.39%) BBC
9 2 (3.39%) Digital TV
9 2 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (1.69%) IPTV
10 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.69%) Media Streaming
10 1 (1.69%) MPEG
10 1 (1.69%) User Experience
10 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Linux
2 7 (11.86%) Android
3 6 (10.17%) Apple iOS
4 5 (8.47%) Windows
5 1 (1.69%) CentOS
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (74.58%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.68%) TDD
3 20 (33.90%) SDLC
4 19 (32.20%) MVC
5 16 (27.12%) Microservices
6 13 (22.03%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (20.34%) Mentoring
7 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
8 11 (18.64%) DevOps
8 11 (18.64%) E-Commerce
8 11 (18.64%) Low Latency
8 11 (18.64%) Multithreading
8 11 (18.64%) Project Management
9 10 (16.95%) Coaching
9 10 (16.95%) Scrum
10 9 (15.25%) BDD
10 9 (15.25%) Pair Programming
10 9 (15.25%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (15.25%) SOLID
11 8 (13.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (54.24%) SQL
2 29 (49.15%) JavaScript
3 20 (33.90%) C#
3 20 (33.90%) Java
4 11 (18.64%) Java 8
5 9 (15.25%) T-SQL
6 6 (10.17%) PHP
7 3 (5.08%) C++
7 3 (5.08%) Python
7 3 (5.08%) XPath
8 2 (3.39%) ES6
8 2 (3.39%) Go
8 2 (3.39%) Perl
8 2 (3.39%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.69%) C
9 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (42.37%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.69%) ECSA
4 1 (1.69%) GCED
4 1 (1.69%) GCIA
4 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Oracle
2 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.78%) BT
3 4 (6.78%) Google
4 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.69%) Tektronix