The table below looks at the statistics for STL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited STL over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 634 601 643
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +42
Permanent jobs citing STL 289 399 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 0.97% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 244 362 301
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +16.88%

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
37926 41264 44738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.78% 37.55% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33051 35234 37660
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

STL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing STL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STL within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 280 £55,000 - 22
South East +17 116 £55,000 +10.00% 10
London -46 105 £72,500 -3.33% 11
Oxfordshire +39 59 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Oxford +38 58 £57,500 +27.77% 2
City of London +53 30 £95,000 +18.75% 5
South West +6 29 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire +3 26 £55,000 +4.76%
East of England +35 19 £48,000 +6.66%
West Sussex 0 19 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Surrey -1 16 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +24 14 £48,000 -6.34%
Cambridge +22 14 £48,000 -16.52%
Manchester - 12 £40,000 - 1
North West - 12 £40,000 - 1
Horsham +10 10 £40,000 +14.28%
Burgess Hill -15 9 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Berkshire +17 8 £51,250 +2.50% 3
Camberley - 8 £48,750 - 2
Reading - 7 £50,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +16 6 £38,250 -27.14%
Cheltenham -7 6 £65,000 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £38,250 -
South Wales +7 5 £47,500 +31.94%
Walton-on-Thames 0 5 £47,500 -5.00%
Wales -6 5 £47,500 +31.94%
Kent +14 4 £67,500 +68.75%
Cardiff - 4 £50,000 -
Bristol +22 3 £50,000 -
Scotland +11 3 £43,000 +7.50%

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing STL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for STL.

1 552 (100.00%) C++
2 327 (59.24%) Linux
3 306 (55.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 271 (49.09%) Software Engineering
5 229 (41.49%) Multithreading
6 225 (40.76%) Degree
7 175 (31.70%) Agile Software Development
8 169 (30.62%) Python
9 160 (28.99%) Computer Science
10 158 (28.62%) Finance
11 152 (27.54%) Unix
12 151 (27.36%) Windows
13 128 (23.19%) C
14 117 (21.20%) OO
15 116 (21.01%) C#
16 111 (20.11%) Algorithms
17 110 (19.93%) Mathematics
18 105 (19.02%) Visual Studio
19 95 (17.21%) Java
19 95 (17.21%) SQL
20 82 (14.86%) MFC
21 73 (13.22%) SDLC
22 72 (13.04%) Low Latency
23 68 (12.32%) Physics
24 66 (11.96%) OpenGL
25 61 (11.05%) TDD
26 60 (10.87%) Git (software)
27 58 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
27 58 (10.51%) Games
27 58 (10.51%) OOD

STL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (3.99%) Apache Pig
2 11 (1.99%) WebLogic
3 10 (1.81%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.54%) WordPress
5 2 (0.36%) Apache
5 2 (0.36%) IPython
Applications
1 16 (2.90%) GNU Octave
2 2 (0.36%) Abaqus
2 2 (0.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.36%) NASTRAN
2 2 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.54%) Magento
1 3 (0.54%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.62%) TCP/IP
2 10 (1.81%) Firewall
3 9 (1.63%) Asterisk PBX
3 9 (1.63%) Diameter Protocol
3 9 (1.63%) GSM
3 9 (1.63%) LTE
3 9 (1.63%) PBX
3 9 (1.63%) RANAP
3 9 (1.63%) RTP
3 9 (1.63%) UMTS
4 6 (1.09%) HTTP
4 6 (1.09%) Wireshark
5 4 (0.72%) IPv4
6 3 (0.54%) Internet
6 3 (0.54%) IPv6
6 3 (0.54%) Multicast
6 3 (0.54%) SSL
7 2 (0.36%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.36%) DVB
7 2 (0.36%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (5.80%) Hadoop
2 26 (4.71%) MySQL
3 25 (4.53%) Apache Hive
3 25 (4.53%) Big Data
4 22 (3.99%) OLTP
4 22 (3.99%) SQL Server
5 8 (1.45%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.91%) Data Mining
6 5 (0.91%) DB2
7 4 (0.72%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.54%) Berkeley DB
8 3 (0.54%) GIS
8 3 (0.54%) Impala
8 3 (0.54%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.36%) KDB
9 2 (0.36%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.18%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 105 (19.02%) Visual Studio
2 60 (10.87%) Git (software)
3 21 (3.80%) GCC
4 16 (2.90%) Jenkins
4 16 (2.90%) Subversion
5 14 (2.54%) Clang
6 12 (2.17%) GDB
7 11 (1.99%) JIRA
8 9 (1.63%) Trac
9 8 (1.45%) GoogleTest
10 7 (1.27%) CppUnit
11 4 (0.72%) Selenium
12 3 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.54%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.54%) git-flow
12 3 (0.54%) Robot Framework
13 2 (0.36%) CMake
13 2 (0.36%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.36%) Hudson
13 2 (0.36%) Xcode
General
1 158 (28.62%) Finance
2 58 (10.51%) Games
3 52 (9.42%) Front Office
3 52 (9.42%) Telecoms
4 33 (5.98%) Banking
5 28 (5.07%) Electronics
6 24 (4.35%) Aerospace
7 12 (2.17%) Automotive
8 8 (1.45%) Marketing
9 7 (1.27%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.72%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.54%) Law
12 2 (0.36%) Advertising
12 2 (0.36%) French Language
12 2 (0.36%) German Language
12 2 (0.36%) Publishing
12 2 (0.36%) Retail
12 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.18%) Back Office
13 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 298 (53.99%) Developer
2 277 (50.18%) C++ Developer
3 163 (29.53%) Software Engineer
4 133 (24.09%) C++ Software Engineer
5 57 (10.33%) C++ Software Developer
6 55 (9.96%) Software Developer
7 34 (6.16%) Python Developer
7 34 (6.16%) Senior Software Engineer
8 33 (5.98%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 30 (5.43%) Embedded Engineer
10 29 (5.25%) Linux Developer
11 28 (5.07%) Senior Developer
11 28 (5.07%) Unix Developer
12 25 (4.53%) Senior C++ Developer
13 22 (3.99%) Oracle Developer
13 22 (3.99%) Programmer
14 21 (3.80%) C++ Quantitative Developer
14 21 (3.80%) Quantitative Developer
15 19 (3.44%) Systems Engineer
16 18 (3.26%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (55.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 82 (14.86%) MFC
3 66 (11.96%) OpenGL
4 41 (7.43%) OpenCV
5 38 (6.88%) XML
6 36 (6.52%) Qt
7 33 (5.98%) OpenCL
8 31 (5.62%) Java EE
9 28 (5.07%) .NET
10 15 (2.72%) HTML
10 15 (2.72%) WPF
11 13 (2.36%) jQuery
11 13 (2.36%) Spring
12 12 (2.17%) NumPy
12 12 (2.17%) SciPy
12 12 (2.17%) XML Schema
13 11 (1.99%) EJB
13 11 (1.99%) Hibernate
13 11 (1.99%) J2EE
13 11 (1.99%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 160 (28.99%) Computer Science
2 111 (20.11%) Algorithms
3 110 (19.93%) Mathematics
4 68 (12.32%) Physics
5 58 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (5.80%) Hedge funds
7 31 (5.62%) Derivative
8 29 (5.25%) Data Structures
9 21 (3.80%) Fixed Income
10 19 (3.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 16 (2.90%) Client/Server
11 16 (2.90%) Visualisation
12 15 (2.72%) Statistics
13 14 (2.54%) Embedded Systems
14 13 (2.36%) 3D Graphics
14 13 (2.36%) Equities
14 13 (2.36%) Pricing Data
15 11 (1.99%) Cybercrime
16 9 (1.63%) Device Driver
16 9 (1.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 327 (59.24%) Linux
2 152 (27.54%) Unix
3 151 (27.36%) Windows
4 23 (4.17%) Android
5 22 (3.99%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.27%) Mac OS X
6 7 (1.27%) Solaris
7 3 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (49.09%) Software Engineering
2 229 (41.49%) Multithreading
3 175 (31.70%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (21.20%) OO
5 73 (13.22%) SDLC
6 72 (13.04%) Low Latency
7 61 (11.05%) TDD
8 58 (10.51%) OOD
9 55 (9.96%) OOP
10 47 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (7.61%) UML
12 37 (6.70%) Cross-Platform Development
13 34 (6.16%) Algorithmic Trading
14 31 (5.62%) Signal Processing
15 30 (5.43%) Mentoring
16 29 (5.25%) Cybersecurity
16 29 (5.25%) High Availability
17 28 (5.07%) High-Frequency Trading
18 27 (4.89%) Computer Vision
19 26 (4.71%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 552 (100.00%) C++
2 169 (30.62%) Python
3 128 (23.19%) C
4 116 (21.01%) C#
5 95 (17.21%) Java
5 95 (17.21%) SQL
6 40 (7.25%) JavaScript
7 34 (6.16%) R
8 32 (5.80%) Objective-C
9 29 (5.25%) Perl
10 22 (3.99%) Bash Shell
11 20 (3.62%) MATLAB
12 13 (2.36%) Ruby
13 9 (1.63%) PHP
13 9 (1.63%) VC++
14 7 (1.27%) Fortran
14 7 (1.27%) VB
15 6 (1.09%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.72%) Embedded C
17 3 (0.54%) Korn
Qualifications
1 225 (40.76%) Degree
2 50 (9.06%) PhD
3 32 (5.80%) Security Cleared
4 24 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 17 (3.08%) CCNA
5 17 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (3.08%) CISSP
5 17 (3.08%) GIAC
5 17 (3.08%) Linux+ Certification
5 17 (3.08%) MCSE
5 17 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (3.08%) Network+ Certification
5 17 (3.08%) SANS
5 17 (3.08%) SSCP
6 10 (1.81%) CompTIA Security+
6 10 (1.81%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (0.54%) ISEB
8 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.54%) Docker
1 3 (0.54%) vSphere
2 2 (0.36%) Firmware
3 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (0.72%) Puppet
2 3 (0.54%) Salt
3 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (7.07%) Oracle
2 27 (4.89%) Intel
3 15 (2.72%) Microsoft
4 9 (1.63%) Cisco
4 9 (1.63%) Google
4 9 (1.63%) Sophos
5 3 (0.54%) Solace
6 2 (0.36%) ANSYS
7 1 (0.18%) BT
7 1 (0.18%) Dialogic
7 1 (0.18%) Facebook
7 1 (0.18%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.18%) Sony
7 1 (0.18%) TIBCO
Middlesex
Deerfoot I.T. Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £73000 per annum + Pension / Healthcare /
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum Shares + Benefits + More!
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
TRG
Salary: 30000-50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Camberley
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago