The table below looks at the prevalence of the term STB in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited STB over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Set-Top Box (STB)
UK / Wales
Rank 100 - 106
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing STB 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.092% - 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -21.73%  

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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 363 387 520
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 33.24% 27.80% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 273 309 426
Median salary £40,000 £36,388 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.92% -9.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

STB
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing STB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for STB in Wales

STB
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for STB in Wales

STB
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STB within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 1 - -
STB
UK

STB
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for STB.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Java

STB
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 2 (100.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java