Period
to 16 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Over-the-Top Media Services (OTT)
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1037 1110 1161
Rank change year-on-year +73 +51 +10
Permanent jobs citing Over-the-Top Content 72 86 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.050% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.12% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 58 65 28
UK median annual salary £58,750 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.08% +20.00% -39.39%
10th Percentile £35,875 £48,750 £32,125
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £100,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -62.50% +73.91% -

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 63,200 70,428 69,872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.83% 40.61% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 48,442 54,256 57,101
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 January 2019.

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

Over-the-Top Content
Top 6 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 January 2019. 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 +73 72 £58,750 -2.08% 16
London +28 49 £72,500 +20.83% 15
UK excluding London +58 23 £37,500 -62.50% 1
South East +49 19 £37,500 -53.13%
East of England - 3 £57,500 - 1
South West +7 1 £42,500 -57.50%

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 45 (62.50%) Video on Demand
2 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (38.89%) SQL
4 27 (37.50%) HTML
4 27 (37.50%) CSS
5 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
6 24 (33.33%) HTML5
6 24 (33.33%) CSS3
7 22 (30.56%) Finance
8 20 (27.78%) MVC
8 20 (27.78%) Java
8 20 (27.78%) C#
8 20 (27.78%) .NET
9 19 (26.39%) Apple iOS
9 19 (26.39%) Unit Testing
9 19 (26.39%) Android
9 19 (26.39%) Microservices
10 16 (22.22%) NoSQL
10 16 (22.22%) DRM
10 16 (22.22%) Spring
10 16 (22.22%) Degree
11 15 (20.83%) Telecoms
11 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
11 15 (20.83%) PHP
11 15 (20.83%) RESTful
12 14 (19.44%) Jenkins
13 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (15.28%) Scrum
14 11 (15.28%) Linux
15 10 (13.89%) B2B

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 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (1.39%) Confluence
2 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.78%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.39%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (5.56%) npm
3 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.39%) Apigee
5 1 (1.39%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.39%) PaaS
5 1 (1.39%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (6.94%) Broadband
3 4 (5.56%) HbbTV
3 4 (5.56%) Internet
4 1 (1.39%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.33%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.39%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (19.44%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.72%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.33%) Gatling
3 6 (8.33%) JIRA
3 6 (8.33%) TestNG
4 4 (5.56%) webpack
5 1 (1.39%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.39%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.39%) Geb
5 1 (1.39%) git-flow
5 1 (1.39%) Gradle
5 1 (1.39%) JUnit
5 1 (1.39%) Spock
5 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.39%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (30.56%) Finance
2 15 (20.83%) Telecoms
3 9 (12.50%) Games
4 8 (11.11%) Online Betting
5 7 (9.72%) Retail
6 6 (8.33%) Marketing
7 4 (5.56%) French Language
8 3 (4.17%) Billing
9 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
10 1 (1.39%) Banking
10 1 (1.39%) Digital Economy
10 1 (1.39%) Electronics
10 1 (1.39%) Publishing
10 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
10 1 (1.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (48.61%) Developer
2 22 (30.56%) Software Developer
3 16 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 15 (20.83%) .NET Developer
4 15 (20.83%) C# Software Developer
5 14 (19.44%) .NET Software Developer
5 14 (19.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 13 (18.06%) SQL Developer
7 10 (13.89%) Architect
8 9 (12.50%) Java Developer
9 8 (11.11%) Project Manager
9 8 (11.11%) Software Architect
10 7 (9.72%) Agile .NET Developer
10 7 (9.72%) Agile C# Developer
10 7 (9.72%) Agile Developer
11 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
12 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (6.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (6.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (37.50%) CSS
1 27 (37.50%) HTML
2 24 (33.33%) CSS3
2 24 (33.33%) HTML5
3 20 (27.78%) .NET
4 16 (22.22%) Spring
5 15 (20.83%) RESTful
6 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (11.11%) JSON
7 8 (11.11%) Kafka
7 8 (11.11%) REST
8 7 (9.72%) AngularJS
8 7 (9.72%) Swagger
9 6 (8.33%) Node.js
9 6 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (5.56%) Compass CSS Framework
10 4 (5.56%) Redux
10 4 (5.56%) Sass
10 4 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (62.50%) Video on Demand
2 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.11%) Online Games
4 6 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 6 (8.33%) User Experience
5 5 (6.94%) Smart Home
5 5 (6.94%) STB
5 5 (6.94%) Video\Live Streaming
5 5 (6.94%) Virtual Team
6 4 (5.56%) IPTV
7 3 (4.17%) Media Streaming
7 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.78%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.78%) Digital TV
8 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.78%) MPEG
8 2 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (1.39%) Apple TV
9 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.39%) Android
1 19 (26.39%) Apple iOS
2 11 (15.28%) Linux
3 8 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.78%) MVC
3 19 (26.39%) Microservices
3 19 (26.39%) Unit Testing
4 16 (22.22%) DRM
5 11 (15.28%) Scrum
6 10 (13.89%) B2B
6 10 (13.89%) E-Commerce
6 10 (13.89%) Mathematics
6 10 (13.89%) Software Engineering
6 10 (13.89%) TDD
7 9 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (11.11%) Functional Testing
8 8 (11.11%) Load Testing
8 8 (11.11%) Performance Testing
8 8 (11.11%) Project Management
8 8 (11.11%) Security Testing
9 7 (9.72%) B2C
9 7 (9.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.89%) SQL
2 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
3 20 (27.78%) C#
3 20 (27.78%) Java
4 15 (20.83%) PHP
5 9 (12.50%) Java 8
6 7 (9.72%) Python
7 5 (6.94%) MATLAB
7 5 (6.94%) R
8 4 (5.56%) ES6
8 4 (5.56%) TypeScript
9 3 (4.17%) Go
10 2 (2.78%) C
10 2 (2.78%) C++
10 2 (2.78%) Perl
10 2 (2.78%) Ruby
11 1 (1.39%) Clojure
11 1 (1.39%) Groovy
11 1 (1.39%) Jython
11 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.39%) PMP
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (2.78%) Firmware
3 1 (1.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) Ansible
2 6 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.17%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) Oracle
2 5 (6.94%) Google
3 4 (5.56%) BT
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.39%) Adobe
5 1 (1.39%) Apple
5 1 (1.39%) Mashery
5 1 (1.39%) SAP