The table below looks at the statistics for STL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STL over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 95 90 102
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing STL 2 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.72% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 1.96% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 4
Average salary £46,250 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.12% +4.05%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
STL
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
403 510 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.63% 36.82% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 296 380 353
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,187 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

STL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing STL across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

STL Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

STL
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing STL across the Edinburgh region.

STL Salary Trend in Edinburgh

STL
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) OpenMP
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Image Processing
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) PACS
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software

STL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (66.67%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Image Processing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java