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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Standard Template Library (STL)
London / City of London
Rank 204 222 303
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +81
Permanent jobs citing STL 20 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.49% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.07% 1.35% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 20
Median salary £72,500 £75,000 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £106,500 £99,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%

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
1873 2439 3350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.51% 35.99% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1696 2157 2964
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 February 2017.

STL Salary Histogram in the City of London

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 56 (100.00%) C++
2 36 (64.29%) Multithreading
3 35 (62.50%) Linux
4 32 (57.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 31 (55.36%) Finance
6 26 (46.43%) Unix
6 26 (46.43%) Python
7 21 (37.50%) Degree
7 21 (37.50%) Low Latency
8 19 (33.93%) Computer Science
9 16 (28.57%) Windows
10 15 (26.79%) Mathematics
11 13 (23.21%) C
11 13 (23.21%) SDLC
12 12 (21.43%) Open Source
12 12 (21.43%) Hedge funds
13 11 (19.64%) OOD
13 11 (19.64%) Banking
13 11 (19.64%) Visual Studio
14 10 (17.86%) High-Frequency Trading
14 10 (17.86%) Multithreaded Programming
15 9 (16.07%) Front Office
16 8 (14.29%) OO
16 8 (14.29%) Algorithmic Trading
17 7 (12.50%) Physics
17 7 (12.50%) Derivative
17 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
17 7 (12.50%) C#
17 7 (12.50%) NumPy
17 7 (12.50%) Pandas

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 4 (7.14%) IPython
2 2 (3.57%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.79%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MetaTrader
2 1 (1.79%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.79%) KDB
3 1 (1.79%) Kdb+
3 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.57%) GDB
3 1 (1.79%) NUnit
General
1 31 (55.36%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) Banking
3 9 (16.07%) Front Office
4 2 (3.57%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) German Language
5 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (80.36%) Developer
2 39 (69.64%) C++ Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Python Developer
4 7 (12.50%) C++ Consultant
4 7 (12.50%) Consultant
4 7 (12.50%) Market Data Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Software Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) C++ Quantitative Developer
5 4 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Financial Software Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Low Latency C++ Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Quantitative Developer
6 3 (5.36%) C++/Java Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Low Latency Java Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior C++ Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.79%) C++ Programmer
8 1 (1.79%) Front Arena Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (57.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (12.50%) NumPy
2 7 (12.50%) Pandas
3 4 (7.14%) SciPy
4 3 (5.36%) OpenGL
4 3 (5.36%) scikit-cuda
5 1 (1.79%) .NET
5 1 (1.79%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.79%) Lucene
5 1 (1.79%) Middleware
5 1 (1.79%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) Computer Science
2 12 (21.43%) Hedge funds
3 7 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 7 (12.50%) Derivative
4 4 (7.14%) Pricing Data
5 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.36%) CUDA
5 3 (5.36%) Fintech
6 2 (3.57%) Device Driver
6 2 (3.57%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.79%) Arduino
7 1 (1.79%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (62.50%) Linux
2 26 (46.43%) Unix
3 16 (28.57%) Windows
4 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (64.29%) Multithreading
2 21 (37.50%) Low Latency
3 15 (26.79%) Mathematics
4 13 (23.21%) SDLC
5 12 (21.43%) Open Source
6 11 (19.64%) OOD
7 10 (17.86%) High-Frequency Trading
7 10 (17.86%) Multithreaded Programming
8 8 (14.29%) Algorithmic Trading
8 8 (14.29%) OO
9 7 (12.50%) Physics
9 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 6 (10.71%) High Availability
10 6 (10.71%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 5 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (7.14%) Analytics
12 4 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
12 4 (7.14%) Functional Programming
12 4 (7.14%) Statistics
13 3 (5.36%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) C++
2 26 (46.43%) Python
3 13 (23.21%) C
4 7 (12.50%) C#
5 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.93%) Java
7 4 (7.14%) Scala
8 3 (5.36%) Perl
9 1 (1.79%) Go
9 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle
1 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
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