The table below looks at the statistics for STL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STL over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 100 101 101
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing STL 16 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.91% 0.85% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.15% 1.98% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 29
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -22.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £35,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
STL
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
744 656 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.32% 42.99% 49.70%
Number of salaries quoted 600 609 909
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

STL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

STL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

STL
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

STL Salary Trend in Cambridge

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 30 (100.00%) C++
2 25 (83.33%) Degree
3 20 (66.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 19 (63.33%) Java
5 18 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (43.33%) Visual Studio
7 12 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
8 11 (36.67%) Python
9 10 (33.33%) C#
9 10 (33.33%) TDD
9 10 (33.33%) QA
10 9 (30.00%) Perl
10 9 (30.00%) XML
11 8 (26.67%) MFC
11 8 (26.67%) HTML
12 5 (16.67%) Multithreading
13 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
13 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
13 4 (13.33%) UML
13 4 (13.33%) OO
13 4 (13.33%) C++/CLI
14 3 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
14 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
14 3 (10.00%) Numerical Analysis
14 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
15 2 (6.67%) Project Management
15 2 (6.67%) Windows
15 2 (6.67%) .NET
15 2 (6.67%) MySQL

STL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (3.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) GoogleTest
2 1 (3.33%) CppUnit
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 12 (40.00%) Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
3 10 (33.33%) Development Engineer
4 9 (30.00%) Software Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Graduate
5 8 (26.67%) C++ Developer
6 6 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 5 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) C++ Team Leader
9 2 (6.67%) Real Time Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
10 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Junior
10 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 9 (30.00%) XML
3 8 (26.67%) MFC
3 8 (26.67%) HTML
4 2 (6.67%) .NET
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.33%) Ajax
5 1 (3.33%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 18 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) ASIC
4 1 (3.33%) VHDL
4 1 (3.33%) Verilog
4 1 (3.33%) DTV
4 1 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Solaris
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (33.33%) TDD
3 5 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.33%) UML
4 4 (13.33%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Numerical Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) People Management
7 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C++
2 19 (63.33%) Java
3 11 (36.67%) Python
4 10 (33.33%) C#
5 9 (30.00%) Perl
6 4 (13.33%) C++/CLI
7 1 (3.33%) PHP
7 1 (3.33%) SQL
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 25 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.33%) Perforce
1 1 (3.33%) Magma
1 1 (3.33%) Cadence
1 1 (3.33%) Synopsys
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