Period
to 24 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited STB over the 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Set-Top Box (STB)
UK
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1166 1167 1216
Rank change year-on-year +1 +49 -10
Permanent jobs citing STB 23 100 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.049% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.031% 0.12% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 11 67 68
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -40.00% +50.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,100 £38,375
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year - -32.08% +47.22%

STB is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 75013 84910 91360
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.26% 41.97% 41.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58021 69060 72580
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 £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

STB
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing STB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for STB in the UK

STB
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing STB.

Salary trend for STB in the UK

STB
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing STB over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for STB in the UK

STB
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the UK over the 6 months to 24 July 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 +22 22 £45,000 - 1
UK excluding London +18 12 £45,000 -
London +11 11 £45,000 -21.74% 1
South East +84 9 - -
South West +14 1 £50,000 +11.11%
North of England -31 1 £24,500 -45.56%
North West -40 1 £24,500 +2.08%
Scotland - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT jobs citing STB 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 STB.

1 12 (52.17%) Telecoms
2 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Android
3 10 (43.48%) Marketing
3 10 (43.48%) IPTV
3 10 (43.48%) Middleware
3 10 (43.48%) DRM
3 10 (43.48%) DVB
4 9 (39.13%) DOCSIS
4 9 (39.13%) Product Marketing
4 9 (39.13%) Marketing Strategy
4 9 (39.13%) HbbTV
5 8 (34.78%) HTML5
5 8 (34.78%) HTML
6 7 (30.43%) MPEG
6 7 (30.43%) Roku
6 7 (30.43%) Over-the-Top Content
7 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
7 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
7 6 (26.09%) Google
7 6 (26.09%) HEVC
8 5 (21.74%) PlayReady
8 5 (21.74%) Nagra
8 5 (21.74%) Verimatrix
8 5 (21.74%) Humax
8 5 (21.74%) MBA
8 5 (21.74%) Apple
8 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
8 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (21.74%) Degree

STB
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 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) DVB
2 9 (39.13%) DOCSIS
2 9 (39.13%) HbbTV
3 5 (21.74%) DLNA
4 2 (8.70%) Broadband
4 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.35%) DSL
5 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.35%) HTTP
5 1 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.35%) OLAP
1 1 (4.35%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
2 2 (8.70%) Mocha
2 2 (8.70%) Protractor
3 1 (4.35%) Ant
3 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) GitLab
3 1 (4.35%) Gradle
General
1 12 (52.17%) Telecoms
2 10 (43.48%) Marketing
3 3 (13.04%) Games
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Marketing Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Marketing Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Automation Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Graduate
4 2 (8.70%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Broadcast Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Head of Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Manual Tester
5 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Middleware
2 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) HTML5
3 6 (26.09%) HEVC
4 5 (21.74%) PlayReady
5 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.70%) CSS
5 2 (8.70%) Node.js
5 2 (8.70%) REST
5 2 (8.70%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) .NET
6 1 (4.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) IPTV
2 7 (30.43%) MPEG
2 7 (30.43%) Over-the-Top Content
3 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
4 2 (8.70%) Digital TV
4 2 (8.70%) iPad
4 2 (8.70%) PlayStation
4 2 (8.70%) User Experience
4 2 (8.70%) Xbox
5 1 (4.35%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (4.35%) Clustering
5 1 (4.35%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Android
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) DRM
2 9 (39.13%) Marketing Strategy
2 9 (39.13%) Product Marketing
3 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
3 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) BDD
6 2 (8.70%) Build Automation
6 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
6 2 (8.70%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) OOD
6 2 (8.70%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Software Deployment
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.35%) SDLC
7 1 (4.35%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) C
4 2 (8.70%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
1 5 (21.74%) MBA
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PhD
3 1 (4.35%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Roku
2 6 (26.09%) Google
3 5 (21.74%) Apple
3 5 (21.74%) Humax
3 5 (21.74%) Nagra
3 5 (21.74%) Verimatrix
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe
4 1 (4.35%) comScore
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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