The first table below looks at the demand for STL skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STL over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 283 289 204
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -85
Permanent jobs citing STL 52 39 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.33% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.10% 0.85% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 46 33 132
Average salary £80,000 £70,000 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £108,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4725 4584 5220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.06% 38.42% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4059 4088 4916
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
STL
London

STL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

STL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

STL
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

STL Salary Trend in the City of London

STL
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing STL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

STL Salary Histogram in the City of London

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 145 (100.00%) C++
2 101 (69.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 97 (66.90%) Finance
4 78 (53.79%) UNIX
5 77 (53.10%) Linux
6 69 (47.59%) Low Latency
7 67 (46.21%) Multithreading
8 46 (31.72%) Computer Science
9 42 (28.97%) Degree
10 31 (21.38%) Windows
11 30 (20.69%) Derivative
12 26 (17.93%) Hedge funds
13 25 (17.24%) C
13 25 (17.24%) Front Office
14 23 (15.86%) Electronic Trading
15 21 (14.48%) C#
15 21 (14.48%) Python
16 20 (13.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 20 (13.79%) Mathematics
17 18 (12.41%) Software Engineering
18 17 (11.72%) OOD
19 15 (10.34%) Tandem
19 15 (10.34%) Banking
20 14 (9.66%) Algorithmic Trading
20 14 (9.66%) OO
21 13 (8.97%) Investment Banking
22 12 (8.28%) Ultra-Low Latency
23 11 (7.59%) Perl
23 11 (7.59%) SQL
23 11 (7.59%) .NET

STL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.69%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.69%) RTP
1 1 (0.69%) SS7
1 1 (0.69%) TCAP
1 1 (0.69%) INAP
1 1 (0.69%) Wireless
1 1 (0.69%) GSM
1 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.69%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (0.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.76%) KDB
4 1 (0.69%) OLTP
4 1 (0.69%) MySQL
4 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.69%) CodeWarrior
2 1 (0.69%) VectorCAST
General
1 97 (66.90%) Finance
2 25 (17.24%) Front Office
3 15 (10.34%) Banking
4 13 (8.97%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.07%) Games
6 2 (1.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.38%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 113 (77.93%) Developer
2 102 (70.34%) C++ Developer
3 12 (8.28%) Software Engineer
4 11 (7.59%) Software Developer
5 7 (4.83%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (4.83%) Python Developer
6 6 (4.14%) C Developer
7 5 (3.45%) Senior Developer
7 5 (3.45%) C# Developer
7 5 (3.45%) C++ Software Developer
7 5 (3.45%) Senior C++ Developer
8 4 (2.76%) C++/C# Developer
8 4 (2.76%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (2.07%) Programmer
9 3 (2.07%) Consultant
9 3 (2.07%) Software Consultant
10 2 (1.38%) C++ Quantitative Developer
10 2 (1.38%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (1.38%) Quantitative Developer
10 2 (1.38%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (69.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 11 (7.59%) .NET
3 6 (4.14%) WCF
3 6 (4.14%) MFC
4 5 (3.45%) COM
4 5 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (3.45%) Silverlight
4 5 (3.45%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.07%) Django
6 2 (1.38%) Qt
6 2 (1.38%) WPF
6 2 (1.38%) Middleware
7 1 (0.69%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.69%) OpenGL
7 1 (0.69%) POSIX
7 1 (0.69%) Flash
7 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.69%) XML
7 1 (0.69%) HTML
7 1 (0.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 46 (31.72%) Computer Science
2 30 (20.69%) Derivative
3 26 (17.93%) Hedge funds
4 20 (13.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (13.79%) Mathematics
5 15 (10.34%) Tandem
6 10 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (4.14%) Statistical Arbitrage
7 6 (4.14%) Spread Betting
7 6 (4.14%) Equities
8 4 (2.76%) Credit Risk
9 3 (2.07%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (2.07%) Statistics
9 3 (2.07%) Physics
9 3 (2.07%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.38%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.69%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.69%) Social Network
11 1 (0.69%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 78 (53.79%) UNIX
2 77 (53.10%) Linux
3 31 (21.38%) Windows
4 9 (6.21%) Solaris
5 1 (0.69%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.69%) Android
5 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (47.59%) Low Latency
2 67 (46.21%) Multithreading
3 23 (15.86%) Electronic Trading
4 18 (12.41%) Software Engineering
5 17 (11.72%) OOD
6 14 (9.66%) Algorithmic Trading
6 14 (9.66%) OO
7 12 (8.28%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 6 (4.14%) RAD
9 5 (3.45%) OOP
9 5 (3.45%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (3.45%) Time Management
10 4 (2.76%) Straight-Through Processing
11 3 (2.07%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (0.69%) Service Delivery
12 1 (0.69%) E-Commerce
12 1 (0.69%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (0.69%) Software Testing
12 1 (0.69%) Network Design
12 1 (0.69%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 145 (100.00%) C++
2 25 (17.24%) C
3 21 (14.48%) C#
3 21 (14.48%) Python
4 11 (7.59%) Perl
4 11 (7.59%) SQL
5 8 (5.52%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.83%) Java
6 7 (4.83%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.83%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.14%) VC++
8 4 (2.76%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.07%) Ada
9 3 (2.07%) IronPython
9 3 (2.07%) R
10 1 (0.69%) Delphi
10 1 (0.69%) AWK
10 1 (0.69%) Ruby
10 1 (0.69%) Korn
10 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (28.97%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (4.83%) Intel
2 6 (4.14%) Oracle
2 6 (4.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.45%) Sybase
4 1 (0.69%) MathWorks
4 1 (0.69%) Informatica
4 1 (0.69%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.69%) QNX
4 1 (0.69%) IBM
4 1 (0.69%) Green Hills
4 1 (0.69%) 29West
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