Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Over-the-Top Media Services (OTT)
UK
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1111 1108 1143
Rank change year-on-year -3 +35 +18
Permanent jobs citing Over-the-Top Content 66 79 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.047% 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.088% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 61 49 125
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% -4.17% -14.29%
10th Percentile £45,000 £31,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £82,500 £63,750
% change year-on-year -27.27% +29.41% -36.25%

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 74,861 72,037 87,994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.05% 42.62% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 58,261 58,024 71,209
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +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 25 May 2018.

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 25 May 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 -18 64 £52,500 -8.70% 7
London 0 61 £52,500 -8.70% 6
UK excluding London -17 5 £60,000 -27.27% 1
South East -35 2 £58,750 -34.72%
Scotland - 2 - -
Yorkshire +14 1 £80,000 +23.08% 1
North of England -7 1 £80,000 +23.08% 1

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 52 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (63.64%) SQL
3 38 (57.58%) TDD
4 33 (50.00%) Finance
5 31 (46.97%) Java
6 30 (45.45%) Microservices
7 29 (43.94%) Games
7 29 (43.94%) Software Engineering
8 28 (42.42%) Spring
8 28 (42.42%) Low Latency
9 27 (40.91%) Kafka
9 27 (40.91%) Multithreading
9 27 (40.91%) Java 8
9 27 (40.91%) Online Games
9 27 (40.91%) Online Betting
9 27 (40.91%) Oracle
9 27 (40.91%) E-Commerce
10 24 (36.36%) SDLC
11 18 (27.27%) Digital Media
12 17 (25.76%) RabbitMQ
13 16 (24.24%) Video\Live Streaming
13 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
13 16 (24.24%) Mentoring
14 15 (22.73%) Algorithms
14 15 (22.73%) Pair Programming
14 15 (22.73%) Degree
15 14 (21.21%) Coaching
15 14 (21.21%) NoSQL
16 13 (19.70%) HTML
16 13 (19.70%) CSS

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 (3.03%) CMS
1 2 (3.03%) Confluence
1 2 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) ScheduALL
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.52%) Akamai
3 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) MPLS
1 5 (7.58%) SDH
2 3 (4.55%) HTTP
2 3 (4.55%) Internet
3 2 (3.03%) DNS
4 1 (1.52%) DVB
4 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.52%) Network Security
4 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) NoSQL
2 9 (13.64%) Cosmos DB
2 9 (13.64%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.52%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.61%) git-flow
4 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.03%) Axure RP
5 2 (3.03%) JIRA
6 1 (1.52%) Jasmine
General
1 33 (50.00%) Finance
2 29 (43.94%) Games
3 27 (40.91%) Online Betting
4 2 (3.03%) Advertising
4 2 (3.03%) Electronics
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Developer
2 17 (25.76%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.18%) Java Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Backend Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Technical Leader
6 6 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Digital Media Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Mobile Project Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Service Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Web Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Web Project Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Account Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (42.42%) Spring
2 27 (40.91%) Kafka
3 17 (25.76%) RabbitMQ
4 13 (19.70%) CSS
4 13 (19.70%) HTML
5 11 (16.67%) .NET
5 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 11 (16.67%) CSS3
5 11 (16.67%) HTML5
5 11 (16.67%) RESTful
5 11 (16.67%) Web Services
6 9 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (13.64%) Entity Framework
7 7 (10.61%) AngularJS
7 7 (10.61%) XML
8 5 (7.58%) React
9 4 (6.06%) jQuery
10 3 (4.55%) Express
11 2 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.91%) Online Games
2 18 (27.27%) Digital Media
3 16 (24.24%) Video\Live Streaming
4 15 (22.73%) Algorithms
5 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (12.12%) Video on Demand
7 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
8 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
9 3 (4.55%) IPTV
9 3 (4.55%) Media Streaming
10 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
10 2 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (3.03%) MPEG
10 2 (3.03%) Public Cloud
10 2 (3.03%) STB
10 2 (3.03%) User Experience
11 1 (1.52%) BBC
11 1 (1.52%) Machine to Machine
11 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
11 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) Android
3 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.52%) CentOS
3 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (57.58%) TDD
3 30 (45.45%) Microservices
4 29 (43.94%) Software Engineering
5 28 (42.42%) Low Latency
6 27 (40.91%) E-Commerce
6 27 (40.91%) Multithreading
7 24 (36.36%) SDLC
8 16 (24.24%) Mentoring
9 15 (22.73%) Pair Programming
10 14 (21.21%) Coaching
11 11 (16.67%) DevOps
11 11 (16.67%) MVC
11 11 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (15.15%) Mathematics
13 9 (13.64%) BDD
13 9 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (13.64%) Project Management
13 9 (13.64%) SOLID
14 8 (12.12%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 42 (63.64%) SQL
2 31 (46.97%) Java
3 27 (40.91%) Java 8
4 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
5 11 (16.67%) C#
6 9 (13.64%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.03%) PHP
7 2 (3.03%) XPath
8 1 (1.52%) C
8 1 (1.52%) C++
8 1 (1.52%) Perl
8 1 (1.52%) Python
8 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.03%) PMP
4 1 (1.52%) ECSA
4 1 (1.52%) GCED
4 1 (1.52%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Ansible
1 2 (3.03%) Consul
1 2 (3.03%) Kibana
1 2 (3.03%) logstash
1 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.03%) Puppet
1 2 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) Oracle
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.58%) Tektronix
4 2 (3.03%) Google
5 1 (1.52%) SAP