The table below looks at the statistics for STL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STL over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 210 201 190
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing STL 20 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.45% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 1.04% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 25
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2570 2302 2397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.04% 43.04% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2352 2065 2170
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

STL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

STL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

STL
Salary Trend in the South West

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

STL Salary Trend in the South West

STL
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing STL across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

STL Salary Histogram in the South West

STL
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STL within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
Gloucestershire +3 8 £50,000 +17.64%
Dorset -20 7 £45,000 -2.70% 1
Somerset +9 5 £30,000 -13.04% 2
STL
England

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 34 (100.00%) C++
2 25 (73.53%) Software Engineering
3 18 (52.94%) C#
3 18 (52.94%) Linux
4 16 (47.06%) Windows
5 15 (44.12%) OO
6 14 (41.18%) MFC
7 12 (35.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 11 (32.35%) Multithreading
8 11 (32.35%) C
8 11 (32.35%) Python
9 8 (23.53%) OOD
9 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
9 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
10 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
10 7 (20.59%) PHP
10 7 (20.59%) SQL
10 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
11 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 6 (17.65%) Degree
11 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
11 6 (17.65%) Algorithms
12 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
12 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
12 5 (14.71%) XML
12 5 (14.71%) Java
13 4 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (11.76%) OOP
13 4 (11.76%) OOA/OOD

STL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.76%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) DVB
3 1 (2.94%) IPsec
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) DLNA
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (11.76%) Bugzilla
2 4 (11.76%) CruiseControl
2 4 (11.76%) Subversion
2 4 (11.76%) Hudson
3 2 (5.88%) MSBuild
3 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
1 3 (8.82%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Software Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (32.35%) Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Software Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (17.65%) Programmer
6 6 (17.65%) C++ Developer
6 6 (17.65%) C++ Programmer
7 4 (11.76%) C++ Software Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Software Programmer
9 2 (5.88%) Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
9 2 (5.88%) C++ Analyst Programmer
10 1 (2.94%) C# Software Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
10 1 (2.94%) C++/C# Developer
10 1 (2.94%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (2.94%) C# Programmer
10 1 (2.94%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) MFC
2 12 (35.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 5 (14.71%) XML
4 3 (8.82%) HTML
4 3 (8.82%) OpenGL
5 2 (5.88%) COM
5 2 (5.88%) CSS
5 2 (5.88%) Qt
5 2 (5.88%) HTML5
5 2 (5.88%) D-Bus
6 1 (2.94%) POSIX
6 1 (2.94%) Web Services
6 1 (2.94%) ATL
6 1 (2.94%) WCF
6 1 (2.94%) WPF
6 1 (2.94%) jQuery
6 1 (2.94%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
1 6 (17.65%) Algorithms
2 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
3 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 4 (11.76%) Data Structures
4 3 (8.82%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (5.88%) CCTV
6 1 (2.94%) SCADA
6 1 (2.94%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.94%) MPEG
6 1 (2.94%) DTV
6 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.94%) Open Source
6 1 (2.94%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Linux
2 16 (47.06%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) UNIX
4 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Software Engineering
2 15 (44.12%) OO
3 11 (32.35%) Multithreading
4 8 (23.53%) OOD
5 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.76%) TDD
6 4 (11.76%) OOP
6 4 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (11.76%) Cyber Security
7 3 (8.82%) Game Development
7 3 (8.82%) CAD
7 3 (8.82%) PDM
8 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Identity Management
8 2 (5.88%) Image Processing
9 1 (2.94%) Software Architecture
9 1 (2.94%) Kanban
9 1 (2.94%) Information Assurance
9 1 (2.94%) Android Development
9 1 (2.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C++
2 18 (52.94%) C#
3 11 (32.35%) C
3 11 (32.35%) Python
4 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
5 7 (20.59%) PHP
5 7 (20.59%) SQL
6 5 (14.71%) Java
7 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.82%) Ruby
8 2 (5.88%) Embedded C
8 2 (5.88%) Perl
9 1 (2.94%) VC++
9 1 (2.94%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
3 6 (17.65%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Intel
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South West England
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago