The table below looks at the statistics for STL skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STL over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 399 299 412
Rank change year-on-year
-100 +113
Permanent jobs citing STL 242 380 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.86% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.40% 2.15% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 187 214 202
Average salary £70,000 £80,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -2.59%
STL
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17338 17686 20473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.51% 39.99% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14802 15218 18149
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

STL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

STL Jobs Demand Trend in London

STL
Salary Trend in London

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

STL Salary Trend in London

STL
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing STL across the London region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

STL Salary Histogram in London

STL
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STL within the London region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -2 43 £80,000 -5.88% 20
Hounslow +1 9 £52,500 +16.66%
Harrow - 3 £42,500 -
Uxbridge +3 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £43,750 -
STL
England

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 567 (98.10%) C++
2 406 (70.24%) UNIX
3 340 (58.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 332 (57.44%) Multithreading
5 328 (56.75%) Linux
6 279 (48.27%) Finance
7 233 (40.31%) Low Latency
8 212 (36.68%) Degree
9 184 (31.83%) OO
10 181 (31.31%) SQL
10 181 (31.31%) Software Engineering
11 168 (29.07%) Computer Science
12 135 (23.36%) C
12 135 (23.36%) Windows
13 131 (22.66%) Oracle
14 126 (21.80%) Python
15 109 (18.86%) Analytical Skills
16 104 (17.99%) Perl
17 96 (16.61%) Agile Software Development
18 78 (13.49%) C#
19 72 (12.46%) OOD
20 71 (12.28%) Analytics
21 70 (12.11%) JavaScript
22 68 (11.76%) Java
23 66 (11.42%) Banking
24 58 (10.03%) Hedge funds
25 56 (9.69%) Derivative
26 53 (9.17%) Relational Database
27 52 (9.00%) MySQL
28 49 (8.48%) Fixed Income

STL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 7 (1.21%) CMS
2 6 (1.04%) IIS
2 6 (1.04%) Node.js
3 5 (0.87%) Apache
3 5 (0.87%) Tomcat
3 5 (0.87%) Jetty
3 5 (0.87%) nginx
3 5 (0.87%) WebLogic
4 4 (0.69%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 21 (3.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (8.13%) TCP/IP
2 20 (3.46%) GSM
2 20 (3.46%) RTP
2 20 (3.46%) SS7
3 18 (3.11%) TCAP
3 18 (3.11%) INAP
4 17 (2.94%) VLAN
4 17 (2.94%) SIGTRAN
5 11 (1.90%) Wireless
6 5 (0.87%) 4G
6 5 (0.87%) 3G
6 5 (0.87%) Firewall
6 5 (0.87%) DNS
7 4 (0.69%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.52%) Internet
8 3 (0.52%) Multicast
9 2 (0.35%) VoIP
10 1 (0.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (9.17%) Relational Database
2 52 (9.00%) MySQL
3 40 (6.92%) OLTP
4 38 (6.57%) SQL Server
5 26 (4.50%) RDBMS
6 17 (2.94%) Big Data
7 8 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (0.87%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.17%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.17%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (4.84%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.21%) GCC
3 4 (0.69%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.35%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.35%) GDB
4 2 (0.35%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.35%) GoogleTest
4 2 (0.35%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.35%) NUnit
4 2 (0.35%) JIRA
4 2 (0.35%) FitNesse
4 2 (0.35%) JUnit
4 2 (0.35%) CppUnit
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (0.17%) Subversion
5 1 (0.17%) Grunt
5 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.17%) Moq
General
1 279 (48.27%) Finance
2 66 (11.42%) Banking
3 35 (6.06%) Front Office
4 34 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 32 (5.54%) Financial Institution
6 31 (5.36%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.87%) Games
8 2 (0.35%) Automotive
9 1 (0.17%) Law
9 1 (0.17%) Legal
9 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 473 (81.83%) Developer
2 439 (75.95%) C++ Developer
3 88 (15.22%) Software Engineer
4 64 (11.07%) Software Developer
5 53 (9.17%) C++ Software Developer
6 42 (7.27%) Senior Software Engineer
7 41 (7.09%) Programmer
8 34 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 32 (5.54%) Senior C++ Developer
10 31 (5.36%) C++ Software Engineer
11 29 (5.02%) C++ Programmer
12 25 (4.33%) Python Developer
13 22 (3.81%) C++/C# Developer
14 21 (3.63%) Development Engineer
14 21 (3.63%) Software Development Engineer
15 17 (2.94%) C Developer
16 15 (2.60%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
17 10 (1.73%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
17 10 (1.73%) IP Engineer
17 10 (1.73%) Senior IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (58.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 30 (5.19%) XML
3 28 (4.84%) .NET
4 23 (3.98%) HTML
4 23 (3.98%) Web Services
5 21 (3.63%) MFC
6 20 (3.46%) Swing
6 20 (3.46%) FIX Protocol
7 19 (3.29%) XML Schema
7 19 (3.29%) Natural Language Processing
8 14 (2.42%) CSS
9 8 (1.38%) SVG
9 8 (1.38%) OpenGL
9 8 (1.38%) Qt
9 8 (1.38%) WebGL
9 8 (1.38%) HTML5 Canvas
10 7 (1.21%) Django
10 7 (1.21%) HTML5
10 7 (1.21%) WCF
10 7 (1.21%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 168 (29.07%) Computer Science
2 109 (18.86%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (10.03%) Hedge funds
4 56 (9.69%) Derivative
5 49 (8.48%) Fixed Income
6 38 (6.57%) Mathematics
7 36 (6.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 23 (3.98%) Equities
9 20 (3.46%) iPad
10 19 (3.29%) Clustering
10 19 (3.29%) Social Media
10 19 (3.29%) Physics
11 15 (2.60%) Market Risk
12 14 (2.42%) Grid Computing
13 11 (1.90%) Equity Derivative
14 10 (1.73%) Visualisation
15 9 (1.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 7 (1.21%) Client/Server
17 6 (1.04%) Open Source
18 4 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 406 (70.24%) UNIX
2 328 (56.75%) Linux
3 135 (23.36%) Windows
4 18 (3.11%) Solaris
5 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (57.44%) Multithreading
2 233 (40.31%) Low Latency
3 184 (31.83%) OO
4 181 (31.31%) Software Engineering
5 96 (16.61%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (12.46%) OOD
7 71 (12.28%) Analytics
8 48 (8.30%) Algorithmic Trading
9 32 (5.54%) Validation
10 29 (5.02%) OOP
10 29 (5.02%) Electronic Trading
11 21 (3.63%) Scrum
11 21 (3.63%) Mentoring
12 20 (3.46%) Machine Learning
12 20 (3.46%) Network Design
13 19 (3.29%) Risk Analysis
14 18 (3.11%) Ultra-Low Latency
15 16 (2.77%) Unit Testing
16 15 (2.60%) TDD
17 13 (2.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 567 (98.10%) C++
2 181 (31.31%) SQL
3 135 (23.36%) C
4 126 (21.80%) Python
5 104 (17.99%) Perl
6 78 (13.49%) C#
7 70 (12.11%) JavaScript
8 68 (11.76%) Java
9 24 (4.15%) PL/SQL
10 18 (3.11%) VC++
11 16 (2.77%) Bash Shell
12 13 (2.25%) PHP
13 12 (2.08%) PowerHouse
14 9 (1.56%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.04%) F#
15 6 (1.04%) Scala
15 6 (1.04%) Ruby
16 5 (0.87%) Groovy
17 4 (0.69%) Korn
18 3 (0.52%) IronPython
Qualifications
1 212 (36.68%) Degree
2 3 (0.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.46%) ISO 9001
2 7 (1.21%) QA
System Software
1 5 (0.87%) Varnish
2 1 (0.17%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 5 (0.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 131 (22.66%) Oracle
2 35 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (1.21%) Sybase
4 2 (0.35%) Red Hat
4 2 (0.35%) Perforce
4 2 (0.35%) DataSynapse
5 1 (0.17%) Twitter
5 1 (0.17%) Bloomberg
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Equity
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k (multiple positions) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Basic salary + Equity
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Prosper Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,500 per annum DOE + Excellent Corporate Bens/bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits offered
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits offered.
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits offered.
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits offered.
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Equity
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago