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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 526 466 552
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +86
Permanent jobs citing STL 401 533 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.48% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 1.18% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 330 420 329
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £100,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%

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
41308 45266 48103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.79% 40.87% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35467 38793 42572
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -99 369 £55,000 -24.13% 46
London -74 252 £67,500 -15.62% 25
South East -10 61 £45,000 - 12
City of London -15 40 £71,250 -10.93% 5
Surrey +8 31 £48,750 -7.14% 6
East Midlands - 19 £25,000 -
Scotland +3 17 £38,500 +10.00% 1
East of England -34 16 £43,750 +16.66%
Edinburgh +6 15 £38,500 -2.53%
Cambridgeshire 0 14 £42,500 +13.33%
South West -41 14 £41,250 +21.32% 7
Nottinghamshire - 14 £25,000 -
Guildford -4 13 £57,500 +13.30% 4
South Wales +19 12 £35,000 -
Wales +17 12 £35,000 -
Cambridge -4 10 £40,000 +6.66%
Hampshire -8 10 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Southampton +8 9 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Bristol -21 9 £35,000 +2.94% 3
Bridgend +23 8 £35,000 +7.69%
Berkshire +14 7 £24,000 -46.06% 1
Uxbridge +5 6 £23,500 -33.80%
Yorkshire -38 6 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Slough -3 5 £21,500 -36.76%
Peterborough - 5 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 5 £29,250 - 1
South Yorkshire - 5 £29,250 - 1
Esher - 4 £50,000 - 1
Cardiff - 4 £35,000 -
Leatherhead - 3 £32,500 -

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 759 (98.96%) C++
2 436 (56.84%) Multithreading
3 415 (54.11%) Linux
4 413 (53.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 375 (48.89%) UNIX
6 307 (40.03%) Software Engineering
7 285 (37.16%) OO
8 282 (36.77%) Finance
9 269 (35.07%) Degree
10 265 (34.55%) Windows
11 202 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
11 202 (26.34%) Low Latency
12 195 (25.42%) SQL
13 184 (23.99%) Computer Science
14 165 (21.51%) JavaScript
15 158 (20.60%) C
16 143 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
17 141 (18.38%) C#
18 134 (17.47%) Python
19 128 (16.69%) Java
20 119 (15.51%) OOD
21 117 (15.25%) MFC
22 115 (14.99%) Algorithms
23 112 (14.60%) TDD
24 109 (14.21%) Oracle
24 109 (14.21%) Visual Studio
25 108 (14.08%) XML
26 100 (13.04%) HTML
27 91 (11.86%) Perl
27 91 (11.86%) Scrum

STL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (1.17%) Node.js
2 7 (0.91%) IIS
2 7 (0.91%) CMS
3 5 (0.65%) Apache
3 5 (0.65%) Tomcat
3 5 (0.65%) Jetty
3 5 (0.65%) nginx
3 5 (0.65%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.39%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.13%) GemFire
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 23 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.13%) Simulink
2 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (1.56%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (5.87%) TCP/IP
2 37 (4.82%) IPv4
2 37 (4.82%) IPv6
3 26 (3.39%) GSM
4 25 (3.26%) RTP
5 17 (2.22%) Ethernet
6 15 (1.96%) LTE
7 13 (1.69%) Asterisk PBX
7 13 (1.69%) RANAP
7 13 (1.69%) Internet
7 13 (1.69%) PBX
7 13 (1.69%) UMTS
8 12 (1.56%) SS7
8 12 (1.56%) 3G
8 12 (1.56%) 4G
9 11 (1.43%) SIGTRAN
9 11 (1.43%) TCAP
9 11 (1.43%) INAP
9 11 (1.43%) VLAN
10 5 (0.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (10.56%) SQL Server
2 78 (10.17%) MySQL
3 60 (7.82%) Relational Database
4 30 (3.91%) OLTP
5 15 (1.96%) RDBMS
6 14 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.65%) Big Data
8 3 (0.39%) SQLBase
9 1 (0.13%) KDB
9 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.13%) Redis
9 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 109 (14.21%) Visual Studio
2 77 (10.04%) GCC
3 48 (6.26%) GDB
3 48 (6.26%) Subversion
4 16 (2.09%) CppUnit
5 14 (1.83%) Jenkins
6 13 (1.69%) Trac
6 13 (1.69%) GoogleTest
7 12 (1.56%) SpecFlow
7 12 (1.56%) FitNesse
7 12 (1.56%) Cucumber
7 12 (1.56%) Hudson
7 12 (1.56%) Bugzilla
7 12 (1.56%) NUnit
7 12 (1.56%) CruiseControl
7 12 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 11 (1.43%) MSBuild
9 8 (1.04%) Selenium
9 8 (1.04%) PhantomJS
9 8 (1.04%) CasperJS
General
1 282 (36.77%) Finance
2 64 (8.34%) Banking
3 62 (8.08%) Telecoms
4 40 (5.22%) Financial Institution
4 40 (5.22%) Investment Banking
5 28 (3.65%) Front Office
6 20 (2.61%) Electronics
7 12 (1.56%) Retail
8 9 (1.17%) Multimedia
9 8 (1.04%) Games
10 5 (0.65%) Marketing
10 5 (0.65%) Automotive
11 4 (0.52%) Law
11 4 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.26%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.13%) Legal
13 1 (0.13%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) German Language
13 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 554 (72.23%) Developer
2 494 (64.41%) C++ Developer
3 190 (24.77%) Software Engineer
4 98 (12.78%) Software Developer
5 70 (9.13%) C++ Software Developer
6 59 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
7 50 (6.52%) Senior Developer
7 50 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
8 42 (5.48%) Senior C++ Developer
9 37 (4.82%) Programmer
10 26 (3.39%) Software Development Engineer
10 26 (3.39%) C++ Programmer
10 26 (3.39%) Development Engineer
11 24 (3.13%) Graduate
12 20 (2.61%) C Developer
13 17 (2.22%) Python Developer
14 13 (1.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 12 (1.56%) Graduate Developer
16 11 (1.43%) Senior Software Developer
17 10 (1.30%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 413 (53.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 117 (15.25%) MFC
3 108 (14.08%) XML
4 100 (13.04%) HTML
5 57 (7.43%) .NET
6 55 (7.17%) Web Services
7 51 (6.65%) Qt
8 45 (5.87%) CSS
9 41 (5.35%) HTML5
10 40 (5.22%) FIX Protocol
11 37 (4.82%) OpenGL
12 26 (3.39%) WPF
13 23 (3.00%) Natural Language Processing
14 17 (2.22%) Direct3D
14 17 (2.22%) XML Schema
14 17 (2.22%) WinForms
15 16 (2.09%) COM
15 16 (2.09%) JSON
16 12 (1.56%) WCF
16 12 (1.56%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 184 (23.99%) Computer Science
2 143 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
3 115 (14.99%) Algorithms
4 70 (9.13%) Mathematics
5 57 (7.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 56 (7.30%) Data Structures
7 54 (7.04%) Hedge funds
8 51 (6.65%) Derivative
9 41 (5.35%) Fixed Income
10 34 (4.43%) Physics
10 34 (4.43%) Visualisation
11 28 (3.65%) Client/Server
12 23 (3.00%) Clustering
12 23 (3.00%) Social Media
13 17 (2.22%) CUDA
14 16 (2.09%) Open Source
15 13 (1.69%) iPad
16 12 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
17 11 (1.43%) Equities
18 10 (1.30%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 415 (54.11%) Linux
2 375 (48.89%) UNIX
3 265 (34.55%) Windows
4 26 (3.39%) Solaris
5 15 (1.96%) Android
6 13 (1.69%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.56%) Windows CE
8 6 (0.78%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.26%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (56.84%) Multithreading
2 307 (40.03%) Software Engineering
3 285 (37.16%) OO
4 202 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
4 202 (26.34%) Low Latency
5 119 (15.51%) OOD
6 112 (14.60%) TDD
7 91 (11.86%) Scrum
8 68 (8.87%) OOP
8 68 (8.87%) Analytics
9 64 (8.34%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (5.08%) Unit Testing
11 38 (4.95%) Performance Tuning
12 31 (4.04%) Software Architecture
13 30 (3.91%) Algorithmic Trading
14 29 (3.78%) Mentoring
15 28 (3.65%) Kanban
15 28 (3.65%) Validation
16 27 (3.52%) Pair Programming
16 27 (3.52%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 759 (98.96%) C++
2 195 (25.42%) SQL
3 165 (21.51%) JavaScript
4 158 (20.60%) C
5 141 (18.38%) C#
6 134 (17.47%) Python
7 128 (16.69%) Java
8 91 (11.86%) Perl
9 68 (8.87%) VC++
10 57 (7.43%) Bash Shell
11 53 (6.91%) PHP
12 45 (5.87%) Ruby
13 18 (2.35%) PL/SQL
14 17 (2.22%) Shell Script
15 16 (2.09%) T-SQL
16 8 (1.04%) Groovy
16 8 (1.04%) Scala
17 6 (0.78%) XPath
18 5 (0.65%) MATLAB
18 5 (0.65%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 269 (35.07%) Degree
2 42 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 38 (4.95%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.22%) QA
2 13 (1.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.65%) Varnish
2 2 (0.26%) zsh
3 1 (0.13%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 13 (1.69%) Puppet
2 8 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 109 (14.21%) Oracle
2 79 (10.30%) Microsoft
3 13 (1.69%) Cisco
4 6 (0.78%) AccuRev
5 5 (0.65%) Intel
6 4 (0.52%) Bloomberg
7 3 (0.39%) QNX
7 3 (0.39%) EMC
7 3 (0.39%) Twitter
8 2 (0.26%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.26%) SAP
8 2 (0.26%) Perforce
8 2 (0.26%) DataSynapse
8 2 (0.26%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.13%) Autodesk
9 1 (0.13%) Sony
9 1 (0.13%) SolidWorks
9 1 (0.13%) Google
9 1 (0.13%) Sybase
9 1 (0.13%) Terracotta
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Prosper Consulting Ltd
Salary: Corporate Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k (multiple positions) + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45 - £50 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Nomical Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus and pensions
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £3000 - £50000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Prosper Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £49,000 per annum depending on skills / experience + E
Posted: 5 days ago