Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Over-the-Top Technology (OTT)
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1095 1171 1162
Rank change year-on-year +76 -9 +56
Permanent jobs citing Over-the-Top Content 90 49 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.026% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.064% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 66 31 109
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -39.39% +28.91%
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £92,500 £126,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £90,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +80.00% -4.76% +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 77038 76042 90073
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.77% 40.90% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 58457 62456 72498
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 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 13 December 2017.

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

Over-the-Top Content
Top 9 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 13 December 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 +58 77 £60,000 +23.08% 11
London +30 71 £60,000 +23.08% 11
UK excluding London +44 19 £90,000 +80.00%
Scotland - 12 - -
South West 0 3 £100,000 +110.53%
South East +43 2 £57,500 -48.89%
Wales +16 1 - -
North of England -8 1 £62,000 +65.33%
North West -23 1 £62,000 +65.33%

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 60 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.56%) Software Engineering
3 29 (32.22%) Finance
4 28 (31.11%) Online Betting
4 28 (31.11%) E-Commerce
5 27 (30.00%) SQL
5 27 (30.00%) TDD
6 26 (28.89%) Java
7 24 (26.67%) Oracle
8 23 (25.56%) Games
8 23 (25.56%) Degree
8 23 (25.56%) Online Games
9 22 (24.44%) Multithreading
9 22 (24.44%) Kafka
9 22 (24.44%) Low Latency
9 22 (24.44%) Microservices
9 22 (24.44%) Spring
10 18 (20.00%) Mentoring
10 18 (20.00%) Git (software)
11 17 (18.89%) Video on Demand
11 17 (18.89%) Analytics
12 16 (17.78%) Coaching
12 16 (17.78%) User Experience
12 16 (17.78%) Digital Media
13 15 (16.67%) Video\Live Streaming
14 14 (15.56%) DevOps
15 13 (14.44%) Android
15 13 (14.44%) STB
16 12 (13.33%) SDH
16 12 (13.33%) MPLS

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 10 (11.11%) Confluence
2 4 (4.44%) CMS
3 3 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.11%) Apache
4 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.89%) Firebase
1 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.22%) Dropbox
4 2 (2.22%) Office 365
5 1 (1.11%) PaaS
5 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.33%) MPLS
1 12 (13.33%) SDH
2 5 (5.56%) HTTP
3 4 (4.44%) DVB
4 3 (3.33%) DOCSIS
4 3 (3.33%) Multicast
5 2 (2.22%) Firewall
5 2 (2.22%) LAN
5 2 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.11%) DNS
6 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.56%) DocumentDB
1 5 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 5 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 4 (4.44%) Data Mining
2 4 (4.44%) Text Mining
3 1 (1.11%) OpenTSDB
3 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 10 (11.11%) JIRA
4 8 (8.89%) Android Studio
4 8 (8.89%) Ant
4 8 (8.89%) Eclipse
4 8 (8.89%) Gradle
5 6 (6.67%) git-flow
6 5 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.11%) Gatling
7 1 (1.11%) JMeter
7 1 (1.11%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.11%) Subversion
General
1 29 (32.22%) Finance
2 28 (31.11%) Online Betting
3 23 (25.56%) Games
4 10 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 6 (6.67%) Marketing
6 4 (4.44%) Retail
7 2 (2.22%) Electronics
7 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.11%) Advertising
8 1 (1.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (37.78%) Developer
2 22 (24.44%) Java Developer
3 10 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 8 (8.89%) Android Developer
4 8 (8.89%) Architect
4 8 (8.89%) Broadcast Engineer
4 8 (8.89%) Lead Android Developer
4 8 (8.89%) Lead Developer
5 7 (7.78%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) Service Manager
6 5 (5.56%) Technical Leader
7 4 (4.44%) Data Architect
7 4 (4.44%) Digital Media Manager
7 4 (4.44%) Product Manager
7 4 (4.44%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.44%) Senior Architect
7 4 (4.44%) Senior Data Architect
8 3 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (3.33%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.44%) Kafka
1 22 (24.44%) Spring
2 10 (11.11%) CSS
2 10 (11.11%) HTML
2 10 (11.11%) Web Services
3 9 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (10.00%) CSS3
3 9 (10.00%) HTML5
3 9 (10.00%) React
4 8 (8.89%) Android SDK
4 8 (8.89%) Dagger
4 8 (8.89%) jQuery
4 8 (8.89%) REST
4 8 (8.89%) Retrofit
4 8 (8.89%) RxJava
5 7 (7.78%) RESTful
6 6 (6.67%) .NET
6 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (6.67%) Express
6 6 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.56%) Online Games
2 17 (18.89%) Video on Demand
3 16 (17.78%) Digital Media
3 16 (17.78%) User Experience
4 15 (16.67%) Video\Live Streaming
5 13 (14.44%) STB
6 8 (8.89%) IPTV
7 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (6.67%) Computer Science
9 4 (4.44%) Media Streaming
10 3 (3.33%) New Media
11 2 (2.22%) BBC
11 2 (2.22%) CCTV
11 2 (2.22%) Digital Signage
11 2 (2.22%) Digital TV
11 2 (2.22%) MPEG
12 1 (1.11%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.44%) Android
2 11 (12.22%) Linux
3 5 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.33%) CentOS
5 2 (2.22%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.22%) Unix
6 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.56%) Software Engineering
3 28 (31.11%) E-Commerce
4 27 (30.00%) TDD
5 22 (24.44%) Low Latency
5 22 (24.44%) Microservices
5 22 (24.44%) Multithreading
6 18 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 17 (18.89%) Analytics
8 16 (17.78%) Coaching
9 14 (15.56%) DevOps
10 9 (10.00%) BDD
10 9 (10.00%) Broadcast Engineering
10 9 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (10.00%) Scrum
10 9 (10.00%) Test Automation
11 8 (8.89%) B2C
11 8 (8.89%) Use Case
12 7 (7.78%) MVC
12 7 (7.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.00%) SQL
2 26 (28.89%) Java
3 10 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 8 (8.89%) Kotlin
6 6 (6.67%) C#
7 5 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.44%) Python
9 3 (3.33%) Ruby
10 2 (2.22%) Go
10 2 (2.22%) PHP
11 1 (1.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (25.56%) Degree
2 12 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.44%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.44%) PMP
4 3 (3.33%) CCIP
4 3 (3.33%) CCNP
4 3 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.67%) Docker
2 2 (2.22%) KVM
2 2 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) Ansible
1 8 (8.89%) Puppet
2 5 (5.56%) Terraform
3 4 (4.44%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.33%) Kibana
4 3 (3.33%) logstash
5 2 (2.22%) Consul
6 1 (1.11%) Icinga
6 1 (1.11%) Nagios
6 1 (1.11%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 24 (26.67%) Oracle
2 9 (10.00%) Tektronix
3 6 (6.67%) Google
3 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.22%) BT
4 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.11%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.11%) SAP
5 1 (1.11%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (1.11%) Sony
5 1 (1.11%) Splunk