The table below looks at the statistics for STL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STL over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 125 103 114
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs citing STL 2 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.10% 1.11% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 2.35% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 4
Average salary £38,750 £30,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £22,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £34,650 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
STL
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
797 807 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 40.89% 47.14% 48.60%
Number of salaries quoted 713 722 751
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

STL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing STL across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

STL Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

STL
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing STL across the Bristol region.

STL Salary Trend in Bristol

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing STL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited STL.

1 15 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
3 11 (73.33%) OO
4 10 (66.67%) Windows
4 10 (66.67%) C#
5 9 (60.00%) OOD
6 7 (46.67%) Games
6 7 (46.67%) Multithreading
7 5 (33.33%) Degree
7 5 (33.33%) Game Development
8 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
8 4 (26.67%) MSBuild
8 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (26.67%) Intel
8 4 (26.67%) Linux
9 3 (20.00%) OOP
9 3 (20.00%) Python
9 3 (20.00%) C
10 2 (13.33%) ATL
10 2 (13.33%) CSS
10 2 (13.33%) HTML
10 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
10 2 (13.33%) Lisp
10 2 (13.33%) Ruby
11 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (6.67%) Scrum
11 1 (6.67%) MPEG
11 1 (6.67%) DRM
11 1 (6.67%) DTV

STL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing STL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited STL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) DVB
2 1 (6.67%) DLNA
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MSBuild
General
1 7 (46.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Software Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) ATL
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) WCF
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) MPEG
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
2 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 11 (73.33%) OO
3 9 (60.00%) OOD
4 7 (46.67%) Multithreading
5 5 (33.33%) Game Development
6 3 (20.00%) OOP
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) DRM
7 1 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (6.67%) Android Development
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
7 1 (6.67%) Kanban
7 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (66.67%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) C
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Lisp
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) VC++
5 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) Intel