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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 617 469 631
Rank change year-on-year
-148 +162
Permanent jobs citing STL 286 533 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.48% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.71% 1.17% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 240 437 227
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
40373 45366 43957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.52% 40.52% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 34372 37889 38371
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 27 March 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 27 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
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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 -144 264 £58,500 -10.00% 50
London -145 150 £70,000 -6.66% 23
South East -33 66 £47,500 - 12
South West -14 28 £45,000 +50.00% 7
Surrey -42 21 £50,000 - 5
City of London -34 19 £65,000 -18.75% 10
Hampshire - 18 £50,000 - 2
Southampton - 17 £50,000 - 2
Scotland +18 13 £38,500 +3.35% 1
East of England +8 12 £42,500 - 5
Cambridgeshire +16 11 £41,250 -2.94% 5
Edinburgh +10 11 £38,500 +4.05% 1
Gloucestershire +7 11 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Guildford -20 10 £50,000 - 2
Berkshire - 10 £47,500 -
Cambridge +13 9 £42,500 - 5
Dorset -20 9 £45,000 +5.88%
Poole - 9 £45,000 -
Gloucester +8 8 £56,750 +33.52% 2
Slough - 8 £45,000 -
Somerset +6 7 £26,500 -31.16% 1
West Sussex - 7 £40,000 - 1
Bridgend +5 6 £35,000 +7.69%
Hounslow +3 6 £45,000 -14.28%
South Wales -5 6 £35,000 +7.69%
Wales -8 6 £35,000 +7.69%
Yorkshire +3 5 £43,500 +16.00% 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £43,500 - 1
Leeds - 5 £43,500 - 1
Burgess Hill - 5 £40,000 - 1

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 657 (98.06%) C++
2 331 (49.40%) Multithreading
3 324 (48.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 309 (46.12%) Linux
5 290 (43.28%) UNIX
6 270 (40.30%) Finance
7 254 (37.91%) Windows
8 252 (37.61%) Software Engineering
9 234 (34.93%) OO
10 206 (30.75%) Agile Software Development
11 186 (27.76%) Degree
12 174 (25.97%) SQL
13 170 (25.37%) C#
14 161 (24.03%) JavaScript
15 147 (21.94%) C
15 147 (21.94%) Low Latency
16 139 (20.75%) Computer Science
17 136 (20.30%) MFC
18 133 (19.85%) Visual Studio
19 123 (18.36%) XML
19 123 (18.36%) TDD
20 112 (16.72%) OOD
21 108 (16.12%) SQL Server
22 106 (15.82%) Algorithms
23 105 (15.67%) Microsoft
24 103 (15.37%) HTML
25 102 (15.22%) Scrum
25 102 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
26 98 (14.63%) Java
27 88 (13.13%) Python

STL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (1.64%) Node.js
2 2 (0.30%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.15%) GemFire
3 1 (0.15%) IIS
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 21 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (2.39%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 3 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.30%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (7.46%) TCP/IP
2 17 (2.54%) Ethernet
3 16 (2.39%) LTE
4 15 (2.24%) Network Security
5 13 (1.94%) GSM
5 13 (1.94%) RTP
6 11 (1.64%) IPv4
6 11 (1.64%) CTI
7 10 (1.49%) IPv6
8 8 (1.19%) PBX
8 8 (1.19%) UMTS
8 8 (1.19%) Asterisk PBX
8 8 (1.19%) RANAP
9 7 (1.04%) VoLTE
9 7 (1.04%) HTTP
10 6 (0.90%) Wireless
11 5 (0.75%) Internet
11 5 (0.75%) SS7
12 4 (0.60%) TCAP
12 4 (0.60%) INAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (16.12%) SQL Server
2 78 (11.64%) MySQL
3 56 (8.36%) Relational Database
4 16 (2.39%) OLTP
5 13 (1.94%) RDBMS
6 6 (0.90%) SQLBase
7 4 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.30%) SQLite
9 1 (0.15%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.15%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.15%) Redis
9 1 (0.15%) Big Data
9 1 (0.15%) HPCC
9 1 (0.15%) Sybase IQ
9 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 133 (19.85%) Visual Studio
2 71 (10.60%) GCC
3 58 (8.66%) Subversion
4 35 (5.22%) GoogleTest
5 25 (3.73%) CppUnit
6 22 (3.28%) Bugzilla
6 22 (3.28%) GDB
7 19 (2.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 18 (2.69%) CruiseControl
8 18 (2.69%) Hudson
9 17 (2.54%) NUnit
10 16 (2.39%) FitNesse
10 16 (2.39%) Cucumber
10 16 (2.39%) SpecFlow
11 14 (2.09%) Jenkins
12 13 (1.94%) Moq
13 11 (1.64%) AccuRev
13 11 (1.64%) MSBuild
14 8 (1.19%) Trac
15 7 (1.04%) Git (software)
General
1 270 (40.30%) Finance
2 50 (7.46%) Telecoms
3 45 (6.72%) Banking
4 33 (4.93%) Front Office
5 30 (4.48%) Investment Banking
6 22 (3.28%) Financial Institution
7 21 (3.13%) Electronics
8 10 (1.49%) Automotive
8 10 (1.49%) Multimedia
9 8 (1.19%) Marketing
10 4 (0.60%) Legal
11 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.45%) Games
11 3 (0.45%) Retail
11 3 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.45%) Back Office
12 1 (0.15%) Law
12 1 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 501 (74.78%) Developer
2 422 (62.99%) C++ Developer
3 179 (26.72%) Software Engineer
4 112 (16.72%) Software Developer
5 70 (10.45%) C++ Software Developer
6 65 (9.70%) C++ Software Engineer
7 46 (6.87%) Senior Developer
8 41 (6.12%) Senior Software Engineer
9 39 (5.82%) Programmer
10 35 (5.22%) Senior C++ Developer
11 33 (4.93%) C++ Programmer
12 27 (4.03%) C# Developer
13 13 (1.94%) Senior Software Developer
13 13 (1.94%) Graduate
13 13 (1.94%) Software Development Engineer
13 13 (1.94%) C++/C# Developer
13 13 (1.94%) Development Engineer
14 12 (1.79%) C# Software Developer
14 12 (1.79%) Software Programmer
14 12 (1.79%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 324 (48.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 136 (20.30%) MFC
3 123 (18.36%) XML
4 103 (15.37%) HTML
5 78 (11.64%) .NET
6 70 (10.45%) HTML5
7 49 (7.31%) Web Services
8 46 (6.87%) Qt
9 42 (6.27%) FIX Protocol
10 41 (6.12%) WPF
11 40 (5.97%) OpenGL
12 37 (5.52%) WCF
13 31 (4.63%) COM
14 29 (4.33%) WinForms
15 25 (3.73%) REST
16 23 (3.43%) CSS
17 19 (2.84%) Natural Language Processing
18 17 (2.54%) Direct3D
18 17 (2.54%) POSIX
19 14 (2.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 139 (20.75%) Computer Science
2 106 (15.82%) Algorithms
3 102 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
4 88 (13.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 73 (10.90%) Mathematics
6 52 (7.76%) Fixed Income
7 48 (7.16%) Data Structures
8 44 (6.57%) Derivative
9 41 (6.12%) Hedge funds
10 39 (5.82%) Visualisation
11 27 (4.03%) Client/Server
12 19 (2.84%) Clustering
12 19 (2.84%) CUDA
12 19 (2.84%) Social Media
13 17 (2.54%) Equities
14 16 (2.39%) Inversion of Control
15 15 (2.24%) Embedded Systems
16 14 (2.09%) Physics
17 13 (1.94%) MPEG
18 12 (1.79%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 309 (46.12%) Linux
2 290 (43.28%) UNIX
3 254 (37.91%) Windows
4 29 (4.33%) Solaris
5 22 (3.28%) Android
6 16 (2.39%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.79%) Windows CE
8 4 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (49.40%) Multithreading
2 252 (37.61%) Software Engineering
3 234 (34.93%) OO
4 206 (30.75%) Agile Software Development
5 147 (21.94%) Low Latency
6 123 (18.36%) TDD
7 112 (16.72%) OOD
8 102 (15.22%) Scrum
9 66 (9.85%) OOP
10 56 (8.36%) Analytics
11 54 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (6.42%) Unit Testing
13 42 (6.27%) Kanban
13 42 (6.27%) Pair Programming
14 37 (5.52%) UML
15 29 (4.33%) Validation
16 27 (4.03%) Mentoring
17 22 (3.28%) Machine Learning
18 20 (2.99%) Software Architecture
18 20 (2.99%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 657 (98.06%) C++
2 174 (25.97%) SQL
3 170 (25.37%) C#
4 161 (24.03%) JavaScript
5 147 (21.94%) C
6 98 (14.63%) Java
7 88 (13.13%) Python
8 66 (9.85%) VC++
9 60 (8.96%) Perl
10 49 (7.31%) PHP
11 47 (7.01%) Bash Shell
12 29 (4.33%) Ruby
13 28 (4.18%) T-SQL
14 17 (2.54%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.64%) XPath
16 10 (1.49%) PL/SQL
17 7 (1.04%) COBOL
17 7 (1.04%) VBScript
18 5 (0.75%) MATLAB
18 5 (0.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 186 (27.76%) Degree
2 31 (4.63%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.69%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.09%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (7.61%) QA
2 9 (1.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.60%) iptables
2 1 (0.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) Puppet
1 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 105 (15.67%) Microsoft
2 65 (9.70%) Oracle
3 8 (1.19%) Cisco
4 5 (0.75%) Google
5 3 (0.45%) Facebook
5 3 (0.45%) Sybase
5 3 (0.45%) SAP
6 2 (0.30%) Bloomberg
6 2 (0.30%) Twitter
6 2 (0.30%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.15%) Terracotta
7 1 (0.15%) Minitab
7 1 (0.15%) Capita
7 1 (0.15%) Sun
7 1 (0.15%) IBM
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
AmadeusITGroup
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Training + Pension + Flexi
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45-50k pa + benefits + flex working
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Esher, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum Flexible on Base depending on exper
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £160000 per annum + Lucrative Bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago