The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 504 479 507
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +28
Permanent jobs citing STL 448 470 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.43% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 1.08% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 375 356 392
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45580 43428 48319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.02% 39.81% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38842 37804 42895
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 10 July 2014 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 10 July 2014. 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 -39 437 £62,500 +25.00% 34
London -13 318 £70,000 +7.69% 18
South East -33 54 £47,500 -2.06% 7
City of London -15 42 £80,000 +28.00% 9
East of England -11 32 £44,250 +26.42% 6
Surrey +6 31 £47,500 -17.39% 2
South West -23 23 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Hounslow +6 21 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Cambridgeshire -6 19 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Cambridge -11 12 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Bristol -16 10 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Gloucestershire - 10 £37,500 - 1
Southampton +9 9 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Hampshire -7 9 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Bedfordshire - 9 £44,000 -
Merseyside -8 7 £27,500 -26.66% 1
North West -8 7 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Liverpool -10 7 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Peterborough - 7 £50,360 -
Berkshire -9 6 £52,500 +5.00%
Scotland -9 6 £38,500 +10.00%
Guildford -20 6 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Edinburgh - 6 £38,500 -
Dunstable - 5 £37,500 -
Middlesex +14 4 £40,000 -27.27%
Reading -3 4 £52,500 +10.52%
Woking -4 4 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Essex - 4 £50,000 -
Luton - 4 £44,000 -
Chertsey - 4 £27,500 -

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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.

1 957 (98.76%) C++
2 544 (56.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 501 (51.70%) UNIX
4 495 (51.08%) Linux
5 480 (49.54%) Multithreading
6 378 (39.01%) Software Engineering
7 356 (36.74%) Degree
8 343 (35.40%) Finance
9 297 (30.65%) OO
10 295 (30.44%) Low Latency
11 276 (28.48%) Computer Science
12 265 (27.35%) SQL
13 256 (26.42%) Windows
14 231 (23.84%) C
15 219 (22.60%) Python
16 210 (21.67%) C#
17 160 (16.51%) Oracle
18 145 (14.96%) Java
19 142 (14.65%) OOD
20 123 (12.69%) Perl
21 109 (11.25%) JavaScript
22 107 (11.04%) SQL Server
23 105 (10.84%) OOP
23 105 (10.84%) Mathematics
24 103 (10.63%) Banking
25 100 (10.32%) .NET
26 86 (8.88%) Visual Studio
27 81 (8.36%) TCP/IP
28 79 (8.15%) Derivative
29 78 (8.05%) Analytics

STL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 9 (0.93%) Apache
2 7 (0.72%) Apache Solr
3 5 (0.52%) Node.js
4 2 (0.21%) ArchestrA
4 2 (0.21%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.21%) CMS
4 2 (0.21%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.21%) IIS
4 2 (0.21%) Jetty
4 2 (0.21%) nginx
5 1 (0.10%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.10%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 29 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.21%) MS Office
3 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.10%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (8.36%) TCP/IP
2 40 (4.13%) GSM
2 40 (4.13%) RTP
3 23 (2.37%) IPv4
3 23 (2.37%) IPv6
4 22 (2.27%) VoIP
5 20 (2.06%) PBX
5 20 (2.06%) UMTS
5 20 (2.06%) SS7
5 20 (2.06%) RANAP
5 20 (2.06%) LTE
5 20 (2.06%) Asterisk PBX
6 18 (1.86%) TCAP
6 18 (1.86%) INAP
7 17 (1.75%) VLAN
7 17 (1.75%) SIGTRAN
8 16 (1.65%) Ethernet
9 11 (1.14%) Wireless
10 6 (0.62%) Internet
11 5 (0.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (11.04%) SQL Server
2 67 (6.91%) Relational Database
3 56 (5.78%) MySQL
4 46 (4.75%) OLTP
5 41 (4.23%) RDBMS
6 21 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (1.86%) Big Data
9 13 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (0.72%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.52%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.31%) Berkeley DB
12 3 (0.31%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.10%) DB2
14 1 (0.10%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 86 (8.88%) Visual Studio
2 50 (5.16%) Subversion
3 42 (4.33%) GDB
4 40 (4.13%) GCC
5 20 (2.06%) Trac
6 17 (1.75%) JUnit
7 14 (1.44%) VTune
8 13 (1.34%) Rational Rhapsody
9 7 (0.72%) Git (software)
10 6 (0.62%) MSBuild
10 6 (0.62%) Selenium
10 6 (0.62%) PhantomJS
10 6 (0.62%) Jenkins
11 5 (0.52%) Hudson
12 4 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (0.31%) Rational Rose
13 3 (0.31%) Bugzilla
13 3 (0.31%) CruiseControl
14 2 (0.21%) ClearCase
General
1 343 (35.40%) Finance
2 103 (10.63%) Banking
3 57 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 56 (5.78%) Front Office
5 35 (3.61%) Investment Banking
6 26 (2.68%) Financial Institution
7 16 (1.65%) Electronics
7 16 (1.65%) Games
8 13 (1.34%) Military
9 12 (1.24%) Retail
9 12 (1.24%) Back Office
10 4 (0.41%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.31%) Marketing
12 2 (0.21%) Automotive
13 1 (0.10%) Law
13 1 (0.10%) Legal
13 1 (0.10%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.10%) Advertising
13 1 (0.10%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 706 (72.86%) Developer
2 610 (62.95%) C++ Developer
3 245 (25.28%) Software Engineer
4 114 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 98 (10.11%) C++ Software Engineer
6 95 (9.80%) C++ Software Developer
7 83 (8.57%) Senior Software Engineer
8 66 (6.81%) Senior Developer
9 61 (6.30%) Programmer
10 54 (5.57%) Senior C++ Developer
11 47 (4.85%) C++ Programmer
12 39 (4.02%) C++/C# Developer
13 28 (2.89%) C Developer
14 27 (2.79%) Software Development Engineer
14 27 (2.79%) Development Engineer
15 24 (2.48%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
16 22 (2.27%) Python Developer
16 22 (2.27%) C# Developer
17 17 (1.75%) Team Leader
18 11 (1.14%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 544 (56.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 100 (10.32%) .NET
3 78 (8.05%) XML
4 63 (6.50%) MFC
5 46 (4.75%) Qt
6 39 (4.02%) WPF
7 38 (3.92%) Web Services
8 29 (2.99%) HTML
9 28 (2.89%) WCF
10 25 (2.58%) XML Schema
10 25 (2.58%) OpenGL
11 24 (2.48%) Swing
12 21 (2.17%) CSS
13 19 (1.96%) COM
14 18 (1.86%) ASP.NET
15 17 (1.75%) Silverlight
16 16 (1.65%) Django
16 16 (1.65%) Direct3D
17 14 (1.44%) SOAP
18 13 (1.34%) Threading Building Blocks
Miscellaneous
1 276 (28.48%) Computer Science
2 105 (10.84%) Mathematics
3 79 (8.15%) Derivative
4 73 (7.53%) Fixed Income
5 69 (7.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 61 (6.30%) Hedge funds
7 41 (4.23%) Equities
8 34 (3.51%) Grid Computing
9 32 (3.30%) Equity Derivative
10 31 (3.20%) Physics
11 24 (2.48%) Visualisation
11 24 (2.48%) iPad
12 22 (2.27%) Client/Server
13 16 (1.65%) CUDA
14 15 (1.55%) Open Source
14 15 (1.55%) Market Risk
15 11 (1.14%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 11 (1.14%) Clustering
15 11 (1.14%) Social Media
16 9 (0.93%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 501 (51.70%) UNIX
2 495 (51.08%) Linux
3 256 (26.42%) Windows
4 15 (1.55%) Solaris
5 8 (0.83%) Mac OS X
6 7 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (0.72%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.41%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.41%) Android
8 3 (0.31%) Windows CE
8 3 (0.31%) Windows Phone 7
8 3 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 480 (49.54%) Multithreading
2 378 (39.01%) Software Engineering
3 297 (30.65%) OO
4 295 (30.44%) Low Latency
5 142 (14.65%) OOD
6 105 (10.84%) OOP
7 78 (8.05%) Analytics
8 75 (7.74%) Agile Software Development
9 66 (6.81%) TDD
10 59 (6.09%) UML
11 58 (5.99%) Scrum
12 55 (5.68%) Electronic Trading
13 49 (5.06%) Algorithmic Trading
14 42 (4.33%) Validation
15 41 (4.23%) Unit Testing
16 35 (3.61%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (3.20%) Software Architecture
18 23 (2.37%) Ultra-Low Latency
19 22 (2.27%) Time Management
20 21 (2.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 957 (98.76%) C++
2 265 (27.35%) SQL
3 231 (23.84%) C
4 219 (22.60%) Python
5 210 (21.67%) C#
6 145 (14.96%) Java
7 123 (12.69%) Perl
8 109 (11.25%) JavaScript
9 64 (6.60%) Bash Shell
10 42 (4.33%) Ruby
11 36 (3.72%) PHP
12 33 (3.41%) VC++
13 30 (3.10%) PL/SQL
14 26 (2.68%) Delphi
14 26 (2.68%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.03%) Lisp
16 8 (0.83%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.83%) PowerHouse
17 7 (0.72%) MATLAB
18 6 (0.62%) F#
Qualifications
1 356 (36.74%) Degree
2 45 (4.64%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.65%) PhD
5 2 (0.21%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.10%) QA
2 24 (2.48%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 2 (0.21%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (0.83%) Puppet
2 6 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 160 (16.51%) Oracle
2 74 (7.64%) Microsoft
3 20 (2.06%) Cisco
4 12 (1.24%) SunGard
5 9 (0.93%) Sybase
6 6 (0.62%) Intel
7 4 (0.41%) Trapeze
8 3 (0.31%) SAP
8 3 (0.31%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.21%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.21%) Siemens
9 2 (0.21%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.21%) Magma
9 2 (0.21%) Cadence
9 2 (0.21%) Wonderware
9 2 (0.21%) Synopsys
10 1 (0.10%) VeriFone
10 1 (0.10%) 29West
10 1 (0.10%) Informatica
10 1 (0.10%) EMC
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Up to 8% bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £26000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £100000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 to £90000 per annum - plus bonus pension helathcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TRG
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago