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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 232 299 231
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -68
Permanent jobs citing STL 33 19 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.18% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.41% 0.56% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 77
Average salary £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,500 £90,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
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
2347 3411 4168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.16% 32.84% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2105 3047 3586
Average salary £57,500 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.47% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 12 February 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 12 February 2016, 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 84 (100.00%) C++
2 76 (90.48%) Linux
3 68 (80.95%) Multithreading
4 53 (63.10%) Unix
5 51 (60.71%) Finance
6 48 (57.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 47 (55.95%) Low Latency
8 30 (35.71%) C
8 30 (35.71%) Python
9 28 (33.33%) Degree
10 26 (30.95%) Hedge funds
11 19 (22.62%) Front Office
12 18 (21.43%) Algorithmic Trading
12 18 (21.43%) High Availability
13 17 (20.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 15 (17.86%) Equities
15 14 (16.67%) Software Engineering
15 14 (16.67%) Windows
15 14 (16.67%) OO
16 13 (15.48%) OOD
17 12 (14.29%) TCP/IP
17 12 (14.29%) Computer Science
18 11 (13.10%) Derivative
18 11 (13.10%) Banking
18 11 (13.10%) Fixed Income
19 10 (11.90%) Electronic Trading
19 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
20 8 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
20 8 (9.52%) Concurrent Programming
20 8 (9.52%) Pricing Data

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (3.57%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.76%) Big Data
1 4 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.57%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (60.71%) Finance
2 19 (22.62%) Front Office
3 11 (13.10%) Banking
4 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Back Office
5 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 69 (82.14%) Developer
2 63 (75.00%) C++ Developer
3 14 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 10 (11.90%) C++ Software Developer
5 8 (9.52%) Applications Developer
5 8 (9.52%) C++ Applications Developer
5 8 (9.52%) Market Data Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Front Office Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Linux Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Senior C++ Developer
8 3 (3.57%) C++ Programmer
8 3 (3.57%) C++ Quantitative Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Consultant
8 3 (3.57%) Programmer
8 3 (3.57%) Quantitative Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Software Consultant
9 2 (2.38%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (57.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (3.57%) Java EE
3 1 (1.19%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.95%) Hedge funds
2 17 (20.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (17.86%) Equities
4 12 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 11 (13.10%) Derivative
5 11 (13.10%) Fixed Income
6 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (9.52%) Economics
7 8 (9.52%) Pricing Data
8 4 (4.76%) Grid Computing
8 4 (4.76%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.38%) Cybercrime
9 2 (2.38%) Physics
10 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (1.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 76 (90.48%) Linux
2 53 (63.10%) Unix
3 14 (16.67%) Windows
4 5 (5.95%) Solaris
5 3 (3.57%) Android
5 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (80.95%) Multithreading
2 47 (55.95%) Low Latency
3 18 (21.43%) Algorithmic Trading
3 18 (21.43%) High Availability
4 14 (16.67%) OO
4 14 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 13 (15.48%) OOD
6 10 (11.90%) Electronic Trading
7 8 (9.52%) Concurrent Programming
7 8 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (9.52%) Quantitative Trading
8 7 (8.33%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 6 (7.14%) Analytics
10 5 (5.95%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.95%) SDLC
11 3 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (3.57%) Ethical Hacking
11 3 (3.57%) Mobile Development
11 3 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) C++
2 30 (35.71%) C
2 30 (35.71%) Python
3 5 (5.95%) C#
4 4 (4.76%) Java
4 4 (4.76%) SQL
5 3 (3.57%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.19%) Perl
7 1 (1.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) CCNA
2 3 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.57%) CISSP
2 3 (3.57%) GIAC
2 3 (3.57%) Linux+ Certification
2 3 (3.57%) MCSE
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.57%) SANS
2 3 (3.57%) SSCP
3 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) QA
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (1.19%) Sybase
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Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: 50,000-100,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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