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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 541 584 455
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -129
Permanent jobs citing STL 399 370 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.32% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 0.83% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 364 309 365
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,900 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+23.68% +1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41265 44389 42916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.31% 38.23% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35301 37333 37115
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

STL
Jobs Demand Trend

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

STL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

STL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing STL within the UK.

STL Salary Trend in the UK

STL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing STL over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 within the UK.

STL Salary Histogram in the UK

STL
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STL within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 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
England +27 363 £55,000 -8.33% 36
London -18 199 £75,000 +7.14% 18
South East +46 127 £50,000 +17.64% 12
City of London +30 43 £78,750 -1.56% 8
Surrey +12 43 £50,000 +17.64% 5
South West -5 29 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Hampshire +33 28 £44,750 -3.24% 3
Gloucestershire -7 23 £52,500 +40.00% 3
West Sussex - 18 £40,000 - 1
Southampton +9 14 £35,500 -23.24% 2
Walton-on-Thames - 12 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +15 11 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Scotland +5 10 £40,000 +3.89%
Oxford +1 10 £45,000 +9.09%
Gloucester -2 10 £45,000 - 2
Cheltenham - 10 £65,000 - 1
Bridgend +4 9 £36,000 +2.85%
Edinburgh 0 9 £40,000 +3.89%
Buckinghamshire -1 9 £52,500 +5.00%
Guildford -3 9 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Wales -3 9 £36,000 +2.85% 1
South Wales -3 9 £36,000 +2.85% 1
Horsham - 9 £35,000 -
Burgess Hill - 9 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire +9 8 £50,000 +11.11% 2
East of England -12 7 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £42,500 -
Basingstoke - 7 £50,000 - 1
Esher - 7 £50,000 - 3
Bracknell - 5 £50,000 -

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 733 (99.59%) C++
2 408 (55.43%) Linux
3 351 (47.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 325 (44.16%) Multithreading
5 320 (43.48%) UNIX
6 316 (42.93%) Software Engineering
7 262 (35.60%) Finance
8 223 (30.30%) SQL
9 201 (27.31%) Windows
10 198 (26.90%) Degree
11 193 (26.22%) C#
12 183 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
13 177 (24.05%) Java
14 166 (22.55%) Python
15 156 (21.20%) C
16 144 (19.57%) OO
17 140 (19.02%) Visual Studio
18 122 (16.58%) SDLC
19 120 (16.30%) Computer Science
20 113 (15.35%) Algorithms
21 112 (15.22%) Low Latency
22 108 (14.67%) TDD
23 102 (13.86%) Perl
24 93 (12.64%) JavaScript
24 93 (12.64%) MFC
25 92 (12.50%) Oracle
26 90 (12.23%) OOD
27 84 (11.41%) Banking
28 82 (11.14%) Analytical Skills
29 76 (10.33%) TCP/IP

STL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 25 (3.40%) Apache Pig
2 20 (2.72%) Node.js
3 7 (0.95%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.27%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.14%) CPLEX
2 1 (0.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 76 (10.33%) TCP/IP
2 25 (3.40%) Firewall
3 22 (2.99%) Network Security
4 16 (2.17%) Ethernet
5 15 (2.04%) CTI
6 13 (1.77%) Internet
6 13 (1.77%) HTTP
7 9 (1.22%) TCAP
7 9 (1.22%) INAP
8 7 (0.95%) RTP
8 7 (0.95%) SS7
8 7 (0.95%) GSM
8 7 (0.95%) SIGTRAN
8 7 (0.95%) VLAN
9 3 (0.41%) 2G
9 3 (0.41%) 3G
10 2 (0.27%) Broadband
10 2 (0.27%) CDMA
10 2 (0.27%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.27%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (6.79%) SQL Server
2 40 (5.43%) Relational Database
3 29 (3.94%) RDBMS
4 26 (3.53%) Hadoop
5 25 (3.40%) Apache Hive
5 25 (3.40%) Big Data
6 22 (2.99%) MySQL
7 14 (1.90%) OLTP
8 7 (0.95%) MongoDB
9 6 (0.82%) DB2
10 4 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.14%) SQLite
11 1 (0.14%) HBase
Development Applications
1 140 (19.02%) Visual Studio
2 31 (4.21%) Subversion
3 24 (3.26%) GCC
4 20 (2.72%) Moq
5 13 (1.77%) Clang
6 11 (1.49%) CppUnit
7 10 (1.36%) Jenkins
8 9 (1.22%) Git (software)
9 6 (0.82%) GDB
10 5 (0.68%) Bugzilla
10 5 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (0.54%) CruiseControl
11 4 (0.54%) Valgrind
11 4 (0.54%) Hudson
12 3 (0.41%) GoogleTest
12 3 (0.41%) PhantomJS
12 3 (0.41%) CasperJS
12 3 (0.41%) Selenium
13 2 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.27%) Gerrit
General
1 262 (35.60%) Finance
2 84 (11.41%) Banking
3 74 (10.05%) Front Office
4 58 (7.88%) Telecoms
5 55 (7.47%) Investment Banking
6 25 (3.40%) Electronics
7 20 (2.72%) Financial Institution
7 20 (2.72%) Automotive
8 16 (2.17%) Games
9 14 (1.90%) Legal
10 5 (0.68%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.68%) Marketing
11 2 (0.27%) Retail
11 2 (0.27%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 476 (64.67%) Developer
2 440 (59.78%) C++ Developer
3 199 (27.04%) Software Engineer
4 83 (11.28%) Software Developer
5 72 (9.78%) C++ Software Engineer
6 69 (9.38%) C++ Software Developer
7 46 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 42 (5.71%) Senior C++ Developer
9 30 (4.08%) Programmer
9 30 (4.08%) C++ Programmer
10 25 (3.40%) Senior Software Engineer
11 17 (2.31%) GUI Developer
12 16 (2.17%) Graduate
13 14 (1.90%) C# Developer
14 13 (1.77%) Team Leader
15 12 (1.63%) C Developer
16 11 (1.49%) Java Developer
17 10 (1.36%) Analyst Programmer
17 10 (1.36%) Analyst
17 10 (1.36%) C++ Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (47.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 93 (12.64%) MFC
3 64 (8.70%) .NET
4 57 (7.74%) XML
5 46 (6.25%) COM
6 42 (5.71%) Qt
7 40 (5.43%) HTML
8 30 (4.08%) Swing
9 28 (3.80%) OpenGL
10 27 (3.67%) REST
11 24 (3.26%) Java EE
12 23 (3.13%) WPF
13 22 (2.99%) SOAP
13 22 (2.99%) D-Bus
14 20 (2.72%) LINQ
14 20 (2.72%) WCF
14 20 (2.72%) NHibernate
15 19 (2.58%) Mason
15 19 (2.58%) CSS
16 17 (2.31%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 120 (16.30%) Computer Science
2 113 (15.35%) Algorithms
3 82 (11.14%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (9.51%) Mathematics
5 53 (7.20%) Derivative
6 48 (6.52%) Data Structures
7 40 (5.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 38 (5.16%) Hedge funds
9 30 (4.08%) Fixed Income
10 26 (3.53%) Visualisation
11 22 (2.99%) Cybercrime
12 20 (2.72%) Client/Server
13 18 (2.45%) Equities
14 14 (1.90%) Device Driver
15 13 (1.77%) Clustering
15 13 (1.77%) Embedded Systems
15 13 (1.77%) Social Media
16 11 (1.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 9 (1.22%) Grid Computing
18 8 (1.09%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 408 (55.43%) Linux
2 320 (43.48%) UNIX
3 201 (27.31%) Windows
4 37 (5.03%) Android
4 37 (5.03%) Apple iOS
5 28 (3.80%) Solaris
6 7 (0.95%) Mac OS
7 6 (0.82%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.41%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (44.16%) Multithreading
2 316 (42.93%) Software Engineering
3 183 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
4 144 (19.57%) OO
5 122 (16.58%) SDLC
6 112 (15.22%) Low Latency
7 108 (14.67%) TDD
8 90 (12.23%) OOD
9 58 (7.88%) OOP
9 58 (7.88%) Analytics
10 57 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (4.89%) Scrum
12 34 (4.62%) Waterfall
12 34 (4.62%) Cyber Security
13 33 (4.48%) Coaching
13 33 (4.48%) Unit Testing
14 31 (4.21%) Software Architecture
15 29 (3.94%) UML
15 29 (3.94%) Mentoring
16 26 (3.53%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 733 (99.59%) C++
2 223 (30.30%) SQL
3 193 (26.22%) C#
4 177 (24.05%) Java
5 166 (22.55%) Python
6 156 (21.20%) C
7 102 (13.86%) Perl
8 93 (12.64%) JavaScript
9 66 (8.97%) Bash Shell
10 58 (7.88%) Ruby
11 42 (5.71%) VC++
12 33 (4.48%) Shell Script
13 26 (3.53%) Objective-C
14 18 (2.45%) PHP
15 10 (1.36%) Lua
16 9 (1.22%) Pascal
17 7 (0.95%) Scala
17 7 (0.95%) COBOL
18 5 (0.68%) Korn
19 4 (0.54%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 198 (26.90%) Degree
2 48 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.67%) DV Cleared
4 25 (3.40%) CCNA
4 25 (3.40%) CISSP
4 25 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (3.40%) SSCP
4 25 (3.40%) MCSE
4 25 (3.40%) Linux+ Certification
4 25 (3.40%) GIAC
5 23 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.77%) Network+ Certification
7 7 (0.95%) PhD
8 2 (0.27%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.14%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.49%) QA
2 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (0.95%) iptables
2 4 (0.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (1.09%) Puppet
1 8 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 92 (12.50%) Oracle
2 71 (9.65%) Microsoft
3 8 (1.09%) Sybase
4 6 (0.82%) Solace
5 5 (0.68%) Talarian
5 5 (0.68%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.27%) Bloomberg
6 2 (0.27%) Minitab
6 2 (0.27%) SAP
6 2 (0.27%) Google
6 2 (0.27%) DataSynapse
6 2 (0.27%) Dialogic
7 1 (0.14%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.14%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.14%) Capita
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