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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 670 697 564
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -133
Permanent jobs citing STL 288 279 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.25% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.66% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 222 239 399
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £39,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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
39678 41997 47803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.35% 37.85% 40.24%
Number of salaries quoted 34283 35697 40297
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STL within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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 +39 270 £52,500 -8.69% 31
London -1 130 £80,250 +18.88% 10
South East +45 89 £45,000 -2.70% 10
City of London +73 46 £80,000 +45.45% 6
Oxfordshire +24 29 £45,000 -25.00%
Berkshire +31 21 £52,500 +23.52% 2
East of England +21 21 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Cambridgeshire +17 20 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Surrey -9 19 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Oxford +14 14 £45,000 -25.00%
Cambridge +9 14 £40,500 -4.70% 4
South West -13 13 £66,250 +38.02% 3
Abingdon - 13 - -
South Wales +14 11 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Wales +10 11 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Gloucestershire +1 11 £75,000 +36.36% 1
Cardiff - 11 £42,500 - 1
Reading +19 10 £50,000 - 1
Bracknell - 10 £52,500 - 1
Hampshire +8 9 £50,000 - 1
Gloucester +4 9 - - 1
Southampton -1 9 £50,000 - 1
North West - 9 £40,000 - 2
West Sussex -14 8 £40,000 - 1
Walton-on-Thames - 8 £45,000 - 3
Horsham - 8 £40,000 - 1
Manchester - 7 £40,000 - 2
Peterborough +4 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Guildford -3 6 - -
Scotland -5 6 £41,250 +7.14%

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 681 (99.85%) C++
2 425 (62.32%) Linux
3 373 (54.69%) Multithreading
4 372 (54.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 293 (42.96%) Unix
6 290 (42.52%) Software Engineering
7 239 (35.04%) Finance
8 235 (34.46%) Python
9 204 (29.91%) SQL
10 195 (28.59%) Degree
11 164 (24.05%) Windows
12 149 (21.85%) C#
13 147 (21.55%) C
14 131 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
15 129 (18.91%) SDLC
16 125 (18.33%) Low Latency
17 117 (17.16%) Visual Studio
18 115 (16.86%) TDD
19 113 (16.57%) JavaScript
20 108 (15.84%) Algorithms
21 107 (15.69%) TCP/IP
22 104 (15.25%) Java
23 102 (14.96%) Computer Science
24 101 (14.81%) OO
25 83 (12.17%) Perl
26 69 (10.12%) Front Office
27 67 (9.82%) Mathematics
28 64 (9.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
29 63 (9.24%) MFC
30 61 (8.94%) Algorithmic Trading

STL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 33 (4.84%) Apache Pig
2 17 (2.49%) Node.js
3 12 (1.76%) Confluence
4 6 (0.88%) WordPress
5 4 (0.59%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.15%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (2.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.29%) Abaqus
2 2 (0.29%) NASTRAN
2 2 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.15%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 6 (0.88%) Magento
1 6 (0.88%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (0.73%) Amazon S3
2 5 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 107 (15.69%) TCP/IP
2 32 (4.69%) Firewall
3 9 (1.32%) Multicast
4 8 (1.17%) GSM
4 8 (1.17%) Internet
5 6 (0.88%) INAP
5 6 (0.88%) TCAP
6 5 (0.73%) DVB
6 5 (0.73%) RTP
6 5 (0.73%) SS7
7 4 (0.59%) SIGTRAN
7 4 (0.59%) VLAN
8 3 (0.44%) Network Security
8 3 (0.44%) VoIP
9 2 (0.29%) 2G
9 2 (0.29%) 3G
9 2 (0.29%) 3GPP
9 2 (0.29%) CDMA
9 2 (0.29%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.29%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (6.16%) Relational Database
2 40 (5.87%) Hadoop
3 38 (5.57%) SQL Server
4 34 (4.99%) Big Data
5 33 (4.84%) Apache Hive
6 30 (4.40%) RDBMS
7 21 (3.08%) MySQL
8 19 (2.79%) OLTP
9 6 (0.88%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (0.59%) DB2
12 3 (0.44%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.15%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 117 (17.16%) Visual Studio
2 45 (6.60%) Git (software)
3 29 (4.25%) GCC
3 29 (4.25%) Jenkins
3 29 (4.25%) JIRA
4 20 (2.93%) Clang
4 20 (2.93%) GDB
5 12 (1.76%) Maven
6 9 (1.32%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.17%) NetBeans
8 7 (1.03%) Bitbucket
8 7 (1.03%) CMake
9 6 (0.88%) Ant
9 6 (0.88%) Artifactory
9 6 (0.88%) Hudson
9 6 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (0.73%) Subversion
11 4 (0.59%) CasperJS
11 4 (0.59%) PhantomJS
11 4 (0.59%) Selenium
General
1 239 (35.04%) Finance
2 69 (10.12%) Front Office
3 53 (7.77%) Telecoms
4 41 (6.01%) Games
5 25 (3.67%) Marketing
6 24 (3.52%) Automotive
7 19 (2.79%) Banking
7 19 (2.79%) Electronics
8 16 (2.35%) Retail
9 8 (1.17%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.17%) Legal
10 7 (1.03%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.88%) Back Office
11 6 (0.88%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.88%) Law
12 5 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.59%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.59%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.29%) Military
15 1 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 457 (67.01%) Developer
2 432 (63.34%) C++ Developer
3 177 (25.95%) Software Engineer
4 134 (19.65%) C++ Software Engineer
5 74 (10.85%) C++ Software Developer
6 45 (6.60%) Senior C++ Developer
6 45 (6.60%) Senior Developer
6 45 (6.60%) Software Developer
7 43 (6.30%) Senior Software Engineer
8 42 (6.16%) Unix Developer
9 36 (5.28%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 33 (4.84%) Linux Developer
11 32 (4.69%) C Developer
11 32 (4.69%) C/C++ Developer
12 27 (3.96%) C# Developer
13 24 (3.52%) C++/C# Developer
13 24 (3.52%) Perl Developer
14 23 (3.37%) Linux Engineer
15 22 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
16 21 (3.08%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (54.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 63 (9.24%) MFC
3 53 (7.77%) .NET
4 52 (7.62%) OpenGL
5 39 (5.72%) jQuery
6 34 (4.99%) Qt
7 33 (4.84%) XML
8 32 (4.69%) Java EE
9 27 (3.96%) HTML
10 25 (3.67%) COM
11 23 (3.37%) WPF
12 21 (3.08%) CSS
13 20 (2.93%) WebKit
14 16 (2.35%) REST
15 12 (1.76%) POSIX
15 12 (1.76%) SOAP
16 11 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
17 10 (1.47%) ASP.NET
17 10 (1.47%) NumPy
17 10 (1.47%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 108 (15.84%) Algorithms
2 102 (14.96%) Computer Science
3 67 (9.82%) Mathematics
4 64 (9.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 55 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (6.45%) Equities
7 41 (6.01%) Data Structures
8 40 (5.87%) Cybercrime
8 40 (5.87%) Derivative
9 35 (5.13%) Fixed Income
10 34 (4.99%) Hedge funds
11 22 (3.23%) Client/Server
12 17 (2.49%) Biotechnology
12 17 (2.49%) Physics
13 16 (2.35%) Economics
13 16 (2.35%) Visualisation
14 14 (2.05%) Pricing Data
15 12 (1.76%) User Experience
16 11 (1.61%) Device Driver
17 10 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 425 (62.32%) Linux
2 293 (42.96%) Unix
3 164 (24.05%) Windows
4 36 (5.28%) Android
5 35 (5.13%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.32%) Solaris
7 7 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.59%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.29%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.15%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (54.69%) Multithreading
2 290 (42.52%) Software Engineering
3 131 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
4 129 (18.91%) SDLC
5 125 (18.33%) Low Latency
6 115 (16.86%) TDD
7 101 (14.81%) OO
8 61 (8.94%) Algorithmic Trading
9 60 (8.80%) Continuous Integration
10 50 (7.33%) Electronic Trading
11 40 (5.87%) OOP
12 39 (5.72%) High Availability
13 38 (5.57%) Cross-Platform Development
13 38 (5.57%) OOD
14 37 (5.43%) Scrum
15 35 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
16 32 (4.69%) Ethical Hacking
16 32 (4.69%) Mobile Development
16 32 (4.69%) Penetration Testing
16 32 (4.69%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 681 (99.85%) C++
2 235 (34.46%) Python
3 204 (29.91%) SQL
4 149 (21.85%) C#
5 147 (21.55%) C
6 113 (16.57%) JavaScript
7 104 (15.25%) Java
8 83 (12.17%) Perl
9 43 (6.30%) Bash Shell
10 38 (5.57%) Ruby
11 37 (5.43%) Objective-C
12 18 (2.64%) VC++
13 11 (1.61%) R
14 6 (0.88%) MATLAB
15 5 (0.73%) Embedded C++
16 3 (0.44%) Embedded C
16 3 (0.44%) PHP
17 2 (0.29%) Apple Swift
17 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
18 1 (0.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 195 (28.59%) Degree
2 32 (4.69%) CCNA
2 32 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (4.69%) CISSP
2 32 (4.69%) GIAC
2 32 (4.69%) Linux+ Certification
2 32 (4.69%) MCSE
2 32 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (4.69%) SANS
2 32 (4.69%) SSCP
3 30 (4.40%) Security Cleared
4 21 (3.08%) Network+ Certification
4 21 (3.08%) PhD
5 8 (1.17%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.73%) Postgraduate
7 4 (0.59%) ISEB
7 4 (0.59%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.29%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (0.29%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.73%) ISO13485
1 5 (0.73%) MISRA
2 3 (0.44%) SLA
3 1 (0.15%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.59%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.59%) Puppet
2 1 (0.15%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 41 (6.01%) Oracle
2 32 (4.69%) Microsoft
3 14 (2.05%) Sybase
4 12 (1.76%) Atlassian
4 12 (1.76%) Sophos
5 6 (0.88%) Bloomberg
5 6 (0.88%) Red Hat
6 3 (0.44%) Google
6 3 (0.44%) Sencha
7 2 (0.29%) ANSYS
7 2 (0.29%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.29%) Dialogic
7 2 (0.29%) Solace
8 1 (0.15%) Alias
8 1 (0.15%) BT
8 1 (0.15%) Cisco
8 1 (0.15%) Facebook
8 1 (0.15%) Tieto
8 1 (0.15%) Twitter
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
2020
Salary: £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000 (and an exception package)
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus) +
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £4,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
harringtonstarr
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glastonbury
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Camberley
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
Posted: 22 days ago