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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 583 614 492
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -122
Permanent jobs citing STL 371 357 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.34% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 0.91% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 330 295 446
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +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
38020 39121 43598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.92% 37.27% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 32777 33668 36387
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 13 February 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 13 February 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 +41 361 £57,500 - 50
London +26 199 £80,000 +18.51% 18
South East +25 97 £47,500 -5.00% 18
East of England +25 46 £40,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire +21 42 £40,000 - 3
City of London +78 31 £75,000 +11.11% 7
Berkshire +21 29 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Oxfordshire +13 28 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Surrey +10 27 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Cambridge +8 24 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Peterborough +16 19 £40,000 -
South West -6 19 £75,000 +66.66% 5
Gloucestershire +12 15 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Oxford -2 15 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Reading +14 14 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Walton-on-Thames - 12 £35,000 - 3
Bracknell - 11 £52,500 - 1
Cheltenham - 9 £75,000 -
West Sussex +3 7 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Scotland -7 7 £47,500 +23.37% 1
Gloucester +1 6 - - 1
Hampshire +5 5 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Southampton -7 5 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Glasgow - 5 £47,500 -
Suffolk - 4 £65,000 -
Horsham - 4 £35,000 - 1
Ipswich - 4 £65,000 -
Leatherhead - 3 £42,500 - 1
Burgess Hill - 3 £47,500 -
Edinburgh +1 2 £46,250 +20.12% 1

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 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.

1 784 (99.62%) C++
2 531 (67.47%) Linux
3 484 (61.50%) Multithreading
4 436 (55.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 387 (49.17%) Software Engineering
6 353 (44.85%) Unix
7 272 (34.56%) Finance
8 225 (28.59%) Python
9 212 (26.94%) C#
9 212 (26.94%) SQL
10 206 (26.18%) C
11 188 (23.89%) Degree
12 184 (23.38%) Windows
13 179 (22.74%) TCP/IP
14 173 (21.98%) Low Latency
15 171 (21.73%) Java
16 147 (18.68%) SDLC
17 144 (18.30%) Agile Software Development
18 126 (16.01%) JavaScript
19 124 (15.76%) OO
20 121 (15.37%) Telecoms
21 120 (15.25%) TDD
22 105 (13.34%) Computer Science
23 101 (12.83%) Visual Studio
24 97 (12.33%) Algorithms
25 92 (11.69%) Android
25 92 (11.69%) Apple iOS
26 91 (11.56%) Objective-C
27 89 (11.31%) Hadoop
28 88 (11.18%) Big Data

STL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 87 (11.05%) Apache Pig
2 17 (2.16%) Node.js
3 12 (1.52%) Confluence
4 8 (1.02%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.13%) Apache
5 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (3.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.13%) CPLEX
2 1 (0.13%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (0.13%) Magento
1 1 (0.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 179 (22.74%) TCP/IP
2 83 (10.55%) Firewall
3 17 (2.16%) Internet
4 16 (2.03%) INAP
4 16 (2.03%) TCAP
5 14 (1.78%) GSM
6 12 (1.52%) Network Security
6 12 (1.52%) SS7
7 11 (1.40%) RTP
7 11 (1.40%) SIGTRAN
7 11 (1.40%) VLAN
8 8 (1.02%) HTTP
9 6 (0.76%) DVB
9 6 (0.76%) Multicast
10 5 (0.64%) 2G
10 5 (0.64%) 3G
10 5 (0.64%) 3GPP
10 5 (0.64%) CDMA
10 5 (0.64%) M3UA
11 3 (0.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (11.31%) Hadoop
2 88 (11.18%) Big Data
3 87 (11.05%) Apache Hive
4 63 (8.01%) Relational Database
5 53 (6.73%) SQL Server
6 45 (5.72%) RDBMS
7 24 (3.05%) MySQL
8 18 (2.29%) OLTP
9 5 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.51%) DB2
11 2 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.25%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.13%) HBase
12 1 (0.13%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 101 (12.83%) Visual Studio
2 36 (4.57%) Git (software)
3 34 (4.32%) Jenkins
4 33 (4.19%) GCC
5 30 (3.81%) JIRA
6 20 (2.54%) Clang
7 19 (2.41%) GDB
8 12 (1.52%) Maven
9 9 (1.14%) Hudson
9 9 (1.14%) Moq
10 8 (1.02%) Eclipse
10 8 (1.02%) NetBeans
11 7 (0.89%) Bitbucket
11 7 (0.89%) CMake
12 6 (0.76%) Ant
12 6 (0.76%) Artifactory
12 6 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
13 5 (0.64%) CppUnit
13 5 (0.64%) Subversion
14 4 (0.51%) CruiseControl
General
1 272 (34.56%) Finance
2 121 (15.37%) Telecoms
3 76 (9.66%) Front Office
4 42 (5.34%) Automotive
4 42 (5.34%) Banking
5 36 (4.57%) Games
6 19 (2.41%) Financial Institution
7 18 (2.29%) Investment Banking
8 17 (2.16%) Marketing
9 15 (1.91%) Retail
10 13 (1.65%) Electronics
11 9 (1.14%) Aerospace
11 9 (1.14%) Law
12 8 (1.02%) Legal
13 6 (0.76%) Back Office
14 5 (0.64%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.25%) Billing
17 1 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 521 (66.20%) Developer
2 482 (61.25%) C++ Developer
3 215 (27.32%) Software Engineer
4 143 (18.17%) C++ Software Engineer
5 89 (11.31%) C++ Software Developer
6 67 (8.51%) Senior Developer
7 65 (8.26%) Senior C++ Developer
8 64 (8.13%) Software Developer
9 52 (6.61%) Unix Developer
10 51 (6.48%) Senior Software Engineer
11 45 (5.72%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 43 (5.46%) Principal Engineer
13 42 (5.34%) Principal Software Engineer
14 39 (4.96%) Linux Developer
15 35 (4.45%) C Developer
15 35 (4.45%) C/C++ Developer
16 27 (3.43%) C# Developer
16 27 (3.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 27 (3.43%) Perl Developer
17 24 (3.05%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 436 (55.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 86 (10.93%) Java EE
3 56 (7.12%) .NET
4 45 (5.72%) MFC
5 35 (4.45%) Qt
6 33 (4.19%) jQuery
6 33 (4.19%) XML
7 32 (4.07%) COM
8 29 (3.68%) HTML
8 29 (3.68%) REST
9 28 (3.56%) CSS
9 28 (3.56%) WPF
10 23 (2.92%) OpenGL
11 20 (2.54%) FIX Protocol
11 20 (2.54%) SOAP
12 15 (1.91%) POSIX
12 15 (1.91%) Web Services
13 14 (1.78%) WebKit
14 12 (1.52%) LINQ
14 12 (1.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 105 (13.34%) Computer Science
2 97 (12.33%) Algorithms
3 82 (10.42%) Cybercrime
4 81 (10.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 70 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
6 57 (7.24%) Hedge funds
7 56 (7.12%) Mathematics
8 52 (6.61%) Derivative
9 50 (6.35%) Equities
10 39 (4.96%) Fixed Income
11 38 (4.83%) Data Structures
12 27 (3.43%) Client/Server
13 21 (2.67%) Economics
14 11 (1.40%) Grid Computing
14 11 (1.40%) Mobile App
14 11 (1.40%) Physics
15 10 (1.27%) Smartphone
16 9 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
16 9 (1.14%) Visualisation
17 8 (1.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 531 (67.47%) Linux
2 353 (44.85%) Unix
3 184 (23.38%) Windows
4 92 (11.69%) Android
4 92 (11.69%) Apple iOS
5 24 (3.05%) Solaris
6 8 (1.02%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (0.51%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.51%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 484 (61.50%) Multithreading
2 387 (49.17%) Software Engineering
3 173 (21.98%) Low Latency
4 147 (18.68%) SDLC
5 144 (18.30%) Agile Software Development
6 124 (15.76%) OO
7 120 (15.25%) TDD
8 87 (11.05%) Mobile Development
9 85 (10.80%) Ethical Hacking
9 85 (10.80%) Penetration Testing
9 85 (10.80%) Reverse Engineering
10 84 (10.67%) Cybersecurity
11 72 (9.15%) Algorithmic Trading
12 63 (8.01%) Analytics
13 61 (7.75%) Coaching
13 61 (7.75%) Electronic Trading
14 58 (7.37%) OOD
15 47 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
15 47 (5.97%) Mentoring
16 42 (5.34%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 784 (99.62%) C++
2 225 (28.59%) Python
3 212 (26.94%) C#
3 212 (26.94%) SQL
4 206 (26.18%) C
5 171 (21.73%) Java
6 126 (16.01%) JavaScript
7 91 (11.56%) Objective-C
8 85 (10.80%) Perl
9 37 (4.70%) Bash Shell
10 24 (3.05%) Ruby
11 8 (1.02%) MATLAB
12 7 (0.89%) Embedded C++
12 7 (0.89%) R
13 6 (0.76%) VC++
14 5 (0.64%) Embedded C
15 4 (0.51%) Scala
16 3 (0.38%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.25%) PHP
18 1 (0.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 188 (23.89%) Degree
2 85 (10.80%) CISSP
2 85 (10.80%) GIAC
2 85 (10.80%) Linux+ Certification
2 85 (10.80%) MCSE
2 85 (10.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 85 (10.80%) SANS
3 83 (10.55%) CCNA
3 83 (10.55%) Cisco Certification
3 83 (10.55%) SSCP
4 47 (5.97%) Security Cleared
5 39 (4.96%) Network+ Certification
6 28 (3.56%) DV Cleared
7 25 (3.18%) PhD
8 6 (0.76%) Postgraduate
9 4 (0.51%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (0.51%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.64%) ISO13485
1 5 (0.64%) MISRA
2 3 (0.38%) QA
2 3 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (1.40%) iptables
Systems Management
1 10 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (1.27%) Puppet
2 1 (0.13%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 43 (5.46%) Microsoft
1 43 (5.46%) Oracle
2 23 (2.92%) Sybase
3 13 (1.65%) Bloomberg
4 12 (1.52%) Atlassian
5 7 (0.89%) Red Hat
5 7 (0.89%) Solace
6 6 (0.76%) Sencha
7 5 (0.64%) Dialogic
7 5 (0.64%) Google
7 5 (0.64%) Talarian
7 5 (0.64%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.25%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.25%) SAP
9 1 (0.13%) Alias
9 1 (0.13%) HP
9 1 (0.13%) Sophos
9 1 (0.13%) Tieto
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + + benefits + Share Scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000 (and an exception package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000 (and an exception package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + bonus and bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-100,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago