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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 260 289 276
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -13
Permanent jobs citing STL 43 39 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.33% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 0.89% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 40
Average salary £78,750 £80,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.56% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,850 £67,500 £57,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,500 £90,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
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
3432 4387 4613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.48% 37.40% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2919 3808 4158
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 91 (98.91%) C++
2 79 (85.87%) Linux
3 68 (73.91%) Finance
4 64 (69.57%) Multithreading
5 58 (63.04%) UNIX
6 49 (53.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 40 (43.48%) Low Latency
8 37 (40.22%) Front Office
9 29 (31.52%) Degree
10 25 (27.17%) Banking
10 25 (27.17%) Java
10 25 (27.17%) C
10 25 (27.17%) Perl
11 23 (25.00%) SQL
12 22 (23.91%) Python
13 20 (21.74%) Ultra-Low Latency
14 19 (20.65%) C#
14 19 (20.65%) Computer Science
15 17 (18.48%) Investment Banking
15 17 (18.48%) Algorithms
16 15 (16.30%) Data Structures
16 15 (16.30%) Shell Script
17 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
17 14 (15.22%) Data Management
17 14 (15.22%) Legal
18 13 (14.13%) OO
19 11 (11.96%) Solaris
19 11 (11.96%) Agile Software Development
19 11 (11.96%) TDD
19 11 (11.96%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Office
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) Multicast
2 1 (1.09%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
1 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 68 (73.91%) Finance
2 37 (40.22%) Front Office
3 25 (27.17%) Banking
4 17 (18.48%) Investment Banking
5 14 (15.22%) Legal
6 3 (3.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (57.61%) Developer
2 51 (55.43%) C++ Developer
3 10 (10.87%) Analyst Programmer
3 10 (10.87%) Programmer
3 10 (10.87%) Analyst
3 10 (10.87%) C++ Analyst Programmer
3 10 (10.87%) C++ Programmer
4 9 (9.78%) Senior Developer
5 8 (8.70%) C++/Java Developer
5 8 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.61%) Software Engineer
6 7 (7.61%) Senior C++ Developer
7 4 (4.35%) Python Developer
8 2 (2.17%) Senior Python Developer
9 1 (1.09%) C++/C# Developer
9 1 (1.09%) Software Consultant
9 1 (1.09%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (1.09%) Trainer
9 1 (1.09%) Consultant
9 1 (1.09%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (53.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (6.52%) .NET
3 2 (2.17%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.09%) OpenGL
4 1 (1.09%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.65%) Computer Science
2 17 (18.48%) Algorithms
3 15 (16.30%) Data Structures
4 10 (10.87%) Derivative
5 8 (8.70%) Hedge funds
6 5 (5.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (3.26%) Grid Computing
7 3 (3.26%) Xbox
7 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.17%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.09%) E-Learning
9 1 (1.09%) Equities
9 1 (1.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 79 (85.87%) Linux
2 58 (63.04%) UNIX
3 11 (11.96%) Solaris
4 10 (10.87%) Windows
5 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (69.57%) Multithreading
2 40 (43.48%) Low Latency
3 20 (21.74%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 14 (15.22%) Data Management
4 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
5 13 (14.13%) OO
6 11 (11.96%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (11.96%) TDD
6 11 (11.96%) Unit Testing
7 10 (10.87%) OOD
8 9 (9.78%) Risk Management
8 9 (9.78%) Algorithmic Trading
9 6 (6.52%) Software Testing
9 6 (6.52%) MVC
10 4 (4.35%) SDLC
11 3 (3.26%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.26%) Analytics
12 2 (2.17%) Game Development
13 1 (1.09%) Electronic Trading
13 1 (1.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 91 (98.91%) C++
2 25 (27.17%) Java
2 25 (27.17%) C
2 25 (27.17%) Perl
3 23 (25.00%) SQL
4 22 (23.91%) Python
5 19 (20.65%) C#
6 15 (16.30%) Shell Script
7 10 (10.87%) Lua
7 10 (10.87%) Bash Shell
7 10 (10.87%) Pascal
8 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.09%) Ada
Qualifications
1 29 (31.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) MOS
Vendors
1 6 (6.52%) Oracle
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
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