The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 285 224 273
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +49
Permanent jobs citing STL 19 91 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.86% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 2.22% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 19 77 34
Average salary £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £91,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
STL
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3322 4102 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 32.82% 38.98% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2973 3530 4018
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 January 2015.

STL Salary Histogram in the City of London

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 65 (100.00%) C++
2 51 (78.46%) Linux
2 51 (78.46%) Multithreading
3 46 (70.77%) Finance
4 42 (64.62%) UNIX
5 39 (60.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 39 (60.00%) Low Latency
6 25 (38.46%) OO
7 22 (33.85%) OOD
8 21 (32.31%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 20 (30.77%) C
10 14 (21.54%) Solaris
10 14 (21.54%) Front Office
11 11 (16.92%) Derivative
11 11 (16.92%) Python
11 11 (16.92%) Degree
12 10 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (12.31%) Windows
13 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
14 7 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (10.77%) SQL
14 7 (10.77%) TCP/IP
15 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
16 5 (7.69%) Perl
16 5 (7.69%) XML
17 4 (6.15%) Java
17 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
17 4 (6.15%) Fixed Income
17 4 (6.15%) Algorithmic Trading
17 4 (6.15%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 3 (4.62%) Node.js
2 2 (3.08%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.62%) 4G
2 3 (4.62%) 3G
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Grunt
2 1 (1.54%) Toad
General
1 46 (70.77%) Finance
2 14 (21.54%) Front Office
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) German Language
4 1 (1.54%) Automotive
4 1 (1.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 49 (75.38%) Developer
2 44 (67.69%) C++ Developer
3 5 (7.69%) C++ Programmer
3 5 (7.69%) Programmer
4 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
4 4 (6.15%) Senior C++ Developer
5 3 (4.62%) Python Developer
5 3 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (4.62%) Software Engineer
5 3 (4.62%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (1.54%) C++ Quantitative Developer
6 1 (1.54%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (1.54%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (1.54%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (1.54%) Quantitative Developer
6 1 (1.54%) C++ Analyst Programmer
6 1 (1.54%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (1.54%) Analyst
6 1 (1.54%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (60.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (7.69%) XML
3 3 (4.62%) JSON
3 3 (4.62%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (4.62%) CORBA
4 2 (3.08%) Middleware
4 2 (3.08%) .NET
4 2 (3.08%) Django
4 2 (3.08%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.54%) Qt
5 1 (1.54%) SciPy
5 1 (1.54%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Derivative
2 10 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.15%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.62%) Spread Betting
5 3 (4.62%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.62%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.62%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.08%) N-Tier
6 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.08%) Swaptions
7 1 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.54%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.54%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (1.54%) Statistics
7 1 (1.54%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.54%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 51 (78.46%) Linux
2 42 (64.62%) UNIX
3 14 (21.54%) Solaris
4 8 (12.31%) Windows
5 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (78.46%) Multithreading
2 39 (60.00%) Low Latency
3 25 (38.46%) OO
4 22 (33.85%) OOD
5 21 (32.31%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 7 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.15%) Algorithmic Trading
8 4 (6.15%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.62%) Electronic Trading
9 3 (4.62%) TDD
9 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.08%) Workflow
10 2 (3.08%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.08%) Automated Testing
10 2 (3.08%) Analytics
10 2 (3.08%) Project Planning
11 1 (1.54%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (30.77%) C
3 11 (16.92%) Python
4 7 (10.77%) SQL
5 5 (7.69%) Perl
6 4 (6.15%) Java
6 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.62%) Lua
7 3 (4.62%) Groovy
7 3 (4.62%) Scala
7 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.62%) C#
7 3 (4.62%) Pascal
7 3 (4.62%) VC++
8 2 (3.08%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.54%) IronPython
9 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle
2 1 (1.54%) DataSynapse
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