Period
to 24 August 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 24 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Over-the-Top Technology (OTT)
UK
6 months to
24 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1088 1123 1148
Rank change year-on-year +35 +25 +92
Permanent jobs citing Over-the-Top Content 87 122 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.062% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 68 91 117
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -31.25% +37.93%
10th Percentile £34,250 £42,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £118,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £48,750 £100,000
% change year-on-year +28.21% -51.25% +122.22%

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 75388 81745 89334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.90% 41.63% 41.25%
Number of salaries quoted 57183 66873 71234
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 24 August 2017.

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

Over-the-Top Content
Top 5 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 24 August 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 +28 85 £60,000 +11.63% 2
London +14 79 £60,000 +9.09% 1
UK excluding London +22 7 £62,500 +28.21% 1
South East +89 6 £62,500 -43.18%
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 42 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (43.68%) Digital Media
3 29 (33.33%) Coaching
4 27 (31.03%) HTML5
4 27 (31.03%) HTML
5 26 (29.89%) Streaming Video
6 25 (28.74%) JavaScript
7 24 (27.59%) CSS
7 24 (27.59%) Microsoft
7 24 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (27.59%) Git (software)
7 24 (27.59%) Mentoring
8 23 (26.44%) SDLC
9 22 (25.29%) git-flow
9 22 (25.29%) React
9 22 (25.29%) RESTful
9 22 (25.29%) AngularJS
9 22 (25.29%) Express
9 22 (25.29%) CSS3
9 22 (25.29%) MVC
10 19 (21.84%) Service Delivery
10 19 (21.84%) BDD
11 18 (20.69%) Telecoms
11 18 (20.69%) TDD
12 17 (19.54%) Linux
12 17 (19.54%) Video on Demand
13 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (18.39%) Web Services
14 15 (17.24%) C#
14 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET

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 14 (16.09%) CMS
2 3 (3.45%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.30%) Confluence
4 1 (1.15%) Apache
4 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.15%) Baselight
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.05%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.15%) Akamai
4 1 (1.15%) Dropbox
4 1 (1.15%) Office 365
4 1 (1.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.94%) MPLS
1 13 (14.94%) SDH
2 5 (5.75%) Internet
3 4 (4.60%) HbbTV
4 3 (3.45%) DLNA
4 3 (3.45%) DOCSIS
4 3 (3.45%) DVB
5 2 (2.30%) HTTP
6 1 (1.15%) Broadband
6 1 (1.15%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.15%) Firewall
6 1 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.15%) LAN
6 1 (1.15%) Multicast
6 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.24%) DocumentDB
1 15 (17.24%) MongoDB
1 15 (17.24%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.15%) OpenTSDB
2 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 22 (25.29%) git-flow
3 15 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.15%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.15%) Gatling
5 1 (1.15%) JMeter
5 1 (1.15%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 18 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 15 (17.24%) Finance
3 11 (12.64%) Online Betting
4 9 (10.34%) Retail
5 8 (9.20%) Marketing
6 3 (3.45%) Games
7 2 (2.30%) Advertising
7 2 (2.30%) Billing
7 2 (2.30%) German Language
7 2 (2.30%) Publishing
8 1 (1.15%) Back Office
8 1 (1.15%) Banking
8 1 (1.15%) Electronics
8 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (19.54%) Developer
2 12 (13.79%) Service Manager
3 10 (11.49%) Services Delivery Manager
4 9 (10.34%) Technical Leader
5 8 (9.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (9.20%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.05%) Delivery Manager
6 7 (8.05%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.05%) Principal Engineer
6 7 (8.05%) Senior Manager
7 6 (6.90%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Digital Media Manager
7 6 (6.90%) Marketing Manager
8 5 (5.75%) Broadcast Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 5 (5.75%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Senior Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.03%) HTML
1 27 (31.03%) HTML5
2 24 (27.59%) CSS
3 22 (25.29%) AngularJS
3 22 (25.29%) CSS3
3 22 (25.29%) Express
3 22 (25.29%) React
3 22 (25.29%) RESTful
4 16 (18.39%) Web Services
5 15 (17.24%) .NET
5 15 (17.24%) .NET Framework
5 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET
5 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (17.24%) Entity Framework
6 10 (11.49%) jQuery
6 10 (11.49%) Node.js
6 10 (11.49%) XML
7 7 (8.05%) JSON
7 7 (8.05%) LESS
7 7 (8.05%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 38 (43.68%) Digital Media
2 26 (29.89%) Streaming Video
3 24 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (19.54%) Video on Demand
5 12 (13.79%) User Experience
6 8 (9.20%) IPTV
7 7 (8.05%) New Media
7 7 (8.05%) Semantic Web
8 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
9 5 (5.75%) STB
10 4 (4.60%) MPEG
11 2 (2.30%) Blog
11 2 (2.30%) Digital TV
11 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (2.30%) PlayStation
11 2 (2.30%) Xbox
12 1 (1.15%) Digital Signage
12 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
12 1 (1.15%) Online Games
12 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.54%) Linux
2 10 (11.49%) Android
3 7 (8.05%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.45%) Unix
4 3 (3.45%) Windows
5 2 (2.30%) CentOS
5 2 (2.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (33.33%) Coaching
3 24 (27.59%) Mentoring
4 23 (26.44%) SDLC
5 22 (25.29%) MVC
6 19 (21.84%) BDD
6 19 (21.84%) Service Delivery
7 18 (20.69%) TDD
8 15 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (17.24%) SOLID
9 13 (14.94%) Broadcast Engineering
9 13 (14.94%) E-Commerce
10 11 (12.64%) DevOps
11 10 (11.49%) B2C
12 9 (10.34%) Configuration Management
12 9 (10.34%) Service Management
13 8 (9.20%) Contract Management
13 8 (9.20%) Escalation Management
13 8 (9.20%) Incident Management
13 8 (9.20%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.74%) JavaScript
2 15 (17.24%) C#
2 15 (17.24%) SQL
2 15 (17.24%) T-SQL
3 4 (4.60%) Java
3 4 (4.60%) Python
4 3 (3.45%) Ruby
5 2 (2.30%) Go
6 1 (1.15%) ES6
6 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.45%) MBA
3 2 (2.30%) CISSP
4 1 (1.15%) ECSA
4 1 (1.15%) GCED
4 1 (1.15%) GCIA
4 1 (1.15%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
1 2 (2.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (10.34%) Docker
2 2 (2.30%) vSphere
3 1 (1.15%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (12.64%) Ansible
1 11 (12.64%) Puppet
2 9 (10.34%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.60%) Terraform
4 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.15%) Icinga
5 1 (1.15%) Kibana
5 1 (1.15%) logstash
5 1 (1.15%) Nagios
5 1 (1.15%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 24 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.94%) Tektronix
3 11 (12.64%) Google
4 5 (5.75%) Roku
5 4 (4.60%) Verimatrix
6 3 (3.45%) Apple
6 3 (3.45%) Humax
6 3 (3.45%) Nagra
7 2 (2.30%) Facebook
7 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.15%) Adobe
8 1 (1.15%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.15%) Avid
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle
8 1 (1.15%) Remedy
8 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.15%) SOASTA, Inc
8 1 (1.15%) Sony
8 1 (1.15%) Splunk