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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STL over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 218 272 293
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +21
Permanent jobs citing STL 31 41 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.42% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.26% 1.19% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 35
Median salary £95,000 £81,250 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,550 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £109,000 £91,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +16.88%
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
2466 3449 4537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 40.37% 35.42% 37.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2266 2935 3926
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

STL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing STL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

STL Salary Histogram in the City of London

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing STL 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 City of London region with a requirement for STL.

1 75 (100.00%) C++
2 65 (86.67%) Linux
3 51 (68.00%) Multithreading
4 47 (62.67%) Finance
5 46 (61.33%) Python
6 44 (58.67%) Unix
7 36 (48.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 35 (46.67%) Degree
9 30 (40.00%) Front Office
10 28 (37.33%) Low Latency
11 27 (36.00%) C
12 21 (28.00%) Hedge funds
13 20 (26.67%) Computer Science
14 18 (24.00%) Mathematics
15 17 (22.67%) OO
16 15 (20.00%) SQL
16 15 (20.00%) Algorithmic Trading
17 14 (18.67%) Physics
18 13 (17.33%) Derivative
18 13 (17.33%) Windows
19 12 (16.00%) OOD
20 11 (14.67%) High-Frequency Trading
21 9 (12.00%) High Availability
22 8 (10.67%) Continuous Improvement
22 8 (10.67%) Pricing Data
22 8 (10.67%) TCP/IP
23 6 (8.00%) Fixed Income
23 6 (8.00%) Visual Studio
24 5 (6.67%) Asset Management
24 5 (6.67%) Marketing

STL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.33%) IPython
1 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Abaqus
1 2 (2.67%) NASTRAN
1 2 (2.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Magento
1 1 (1.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.33%) CMake
2 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.33%) SCons
General
1 47 (62.67%) Finance
2 30 (40.00%) Front Office
3 5 (6.67%) Marketing
4 3 (4.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 66 (88.00%) Developer
2 60 (80.00%) C++ Developer
3 28 (37.33%) Python Developer
4 15 (20.00%) C++ Quantitative Developer
4 15 (20.00%) Quantitative Developer
5 13 (17.33%) C++ Software Developer
6 8 (10.67%) Financial Software Developer
6 8 (10.67%) Market Data Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Programmer
8 6 (8.00%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Python Programmer
10 3 (4.00%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
10 3 (4.00%) C++ Developer - Algorithmic Trading
10 3 (4.00%) C++ Programmer
10 3 (4.00%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Linux Developer
11 2 (2.67%) C/C++ Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Consultant
11 2 (2.67%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (48.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (4.00%) OpenGL
3 2 (2.67%) HTML
3 2 (2.67%) jQuery
3 2 (2.67%) MFC
4 1 (1.33%) .NET
4 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.33%) CSS
4 1 (1.33%) DirectX
4 1 (1.33%) NumPy
4 1 (1.33%) OpenCL
4 1 (1.33%) Pandas
4 1 (1.33%) Qt
4 1 (1.33%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.00%) Hedge funds
2 20 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 18 (24.00%) Mathematics
4 14 (18.67%) Physics
5 13 (17.33%) Derivative
6 8 (10.67%) Pricing Data
7 6 (8.00%) Fixed Income
8 2 (2.67%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.67%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (1.33%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.33%) 3D Printing
9 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.33%) CUDA
9 1 (1.33%) Economics
9 1 (1.33%) Equities
9 1 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.33%) GPGPU
9 1 (1.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 65 (86.67%) Linux
2 44 (58.67%) Unix
3 13 (17.33%) Windows
4 3 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (68.00%) Multithreading
2 28 (37.33%) Low Latency
3 17 (22.67%) OO
4 15 (20.00%) Algorithmic Trading
5 12 (16.00%) OOD
6 11 (14.67%) High-Frequency Trading
7 9 (12.00%) High Availability
8 8 (10.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.67%) Asset Management
9 5 (6.67%) Ultra-Low Latency
10 3 (4.00%) CAD
10 3 (4.00%) Electronic Trading
10 3 (4.00%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.67%) Finite Element Analysis
11 2 (2.67%) OOP
12 1 (1.33%) E-Commerce
12 1 (1.33%) Financial Modelling
12 1 (1.33%) MVC
12 1 (1.33%) Open Source
12 1 (1.33%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) C++
2 46 (61.33%) Python
3 27 (36.00%) C
4 15 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.33%) C#
6 1 (1.33%) Java
6 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (46.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) PhD
2 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (2.67%) ANSYS