Period
to 16 July 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 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Over-the-Top Media Services (OTT)
UK
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1068 1132 1113
Rank change year-on-year +64 -19 +34
Permanent jobs citing Over-the-Top Content 38 64 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.036% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.066% 0.093% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 59 71
UK median annual salary £63,750 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £35,150 £44,200 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,250 £84,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -37.50% +25.49%

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 57,244 68,938 70,505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.26% 39.17% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 42,971 52,770 54,691
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% -1.00%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 July 2019.

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 July 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 +67 37 £63,750 +21.43% 8
London +70 23 £67,500 +28.57% 3
UK excluding London +62 15 £45,000 -10.00% 5
South East +48 9 £45,000 -12.20% 5
North of England +7 5 £62,500 +25.00%
North West - 4 - -
Scotland +19 1 - -
Yorkshire +3 1 £62,500 +25.00%

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (47.37%) Video on Demand
2 16 (42.11%) Finance
3 10 (26.32%) Java
4 9 (23.68%) SQL
4 9 (23.68%) Scrum
5 8 (21.05%) Video\Live Streaming
5 8 (21.05%) HTML
5 8 (21.05%) CSS
6 7 (18.42%) C#
6 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
6 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
6 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Spring
6 7 (18.42%) Degree
6 7 (18.42%) Mobile App
7 6 (15.79%) Apple iOS
7 6 (15.79%) CSS3
7 6 (15.79%) Media Streaming
7 6 (15.79%) Android
7 6 (15.79%) HTML5
7 6 (15.79%) .NET
7 6 (15.79%) MVC
7 6 (15.79%) Games
8 5 (13.16%) PHP
8 5 (13.16%) Broadband
8 5 (13.16%) DRM
8 5 (13.16%) Kanban
8 5 (13.16%) Online Games
8 5 (13.16%) Online Betting

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 (5.26%) CMS
1 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.26%) AWS OpsWorks
2 2 (5.26%) PaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Broadband
2 3 (7.89%) DVB
2 3 (7.89%) VoIP
3 2 (5.26%) DHCP
3 2 (5.26%) DNS
3 2 (5.26%) SNMP
3 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.63%) DAB
4 1 (2.63%) GPON
4 1 (2.63%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.26%) Hazelcast
2 2 (5.26%) Redis
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.26%) Gatling
2 2 (5.26%) Geb
2 2 (5.26%) Gradle
2 2 (5.26%) JUnit
2 2 (5.26%) Spock
2 2 (5.26%) TestNG
2 2 (5.26%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Games
3 5 (13.16%) Online Betting
4 4 (10.53%) Banking
4 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.26%) Electronics
5 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.26%) Marketing
5 2 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (5.26%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) Project Manager
3 5 (13.16%) C# Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Agile Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Digital Agile Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Digital Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Broadcast Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Lead Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) CSS
1 8 (21.05%) HTML
2 7 (18.42%) Spring
3 6 (15.79%) .NET
3 6 (15.79%) CSS3
3 6 (15.79%) HTML5
4 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 4 (10.53%) REST
5 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.89%) Kafka
6 2 (5.26%) Apache Flex
6 2 (5.26%) JRuby
6 2 (5.26%) Node.js
6 2 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (5.26%) RESTful
6 2 (5.26%) RxJava
6 2 (5.26%) Swagger
6 2 (5.26%) Vert.x
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Video on Demand
2 8 (21.05%) Video\Live Streaming
3 7 (18.42%) Mobile App
4 6 (15.79%) Media Streaming
5 5 (13.16%) Online Games
6 4 (10.53%) IPTV
7 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
8 2 (5.26%) MPEG
9 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
9 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Android
1 6 (15.79%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Scrum
3 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
3 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
4 6 (15.79%) MVC
5 5 (13.16%) DRM
5 5 (13.16%) Kanban
5 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.53%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (10.53%) Project Management
6 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.89%) Broadcast Engineering
7 3 (7.89%) Coaching
7 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.89%) Microservices
7 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.89%) Software Delivery
7 3 (7.89%) TDD
8 2 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) Java
2 9 (23.68%) SQL
3 7 (18.42%) C#
3 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.16%) Java 8
4 5 (13.16%) PHP
5 4 (10.53%) Go
6 2 (5.26%) Clojure
6 2 (5.26%) Groovy
6 2 (5.26%) Jython
6 2 (5.26%) Perl
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby
6 2 (5.26%) Scala
7 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) CCNA
2 2 (5.26%) CCNP
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.26%) CWNA
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Ansible
1 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.26%) SAP
3 2 (5.26%) VMware