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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 540 463 509
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +46
Permanent jobs citing STL 408 487 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.45% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 1.13% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 346 342 394
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,250 £90,000 £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
45345 42986 48272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.79% 39.54% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 38527 37281 42694
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 29 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 29 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 -85 399 £62,500 +19.04% 42
London -48 281 £70,000 +7.69% 28
South East -18 54 £45,000 -8.62% 8
City of London -2 42 £80,000 +39.13% 15
East of England +4 33 £44,000 +35.38% 4
Surrey -12 27 £37,500 -31.81% 4
Cambridgeshire -1 22 £42,000 +40.00% 4
Hounslow -1 20 £52,500 +16.66% 1
South West -23 20 £37,500 +10.29% 1
Cambridge -10 15 £37,000 +23.33% 4
Southampton +11 14 £50,000 +53.84%
Hampshire +8 14 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Gloucestershire - 13 £37,500 -
Liverpool -2 10 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Merseyside -5 10 £27,500 -26.66% 1
North West -8 10 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Bedfordshire - 8 £44,000 -
Peterborough +8 7 £50,360 +25.90%
Berkshire -12 6 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Bristol -18 6 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Scotland -10 5 £38,500 -3.75% 2
Guildford -14 5 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Dunstable - 5 £37,500 -
Edinburgh - 5 £38,500 - 1
Oxford +8 4 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Woking +3 4 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Oxfordshire -7 4 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Reading -10 4 £45,000 -4.25% 1
Essex - 3 £50,000 -
Chertsey - 3 £27,500 -

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 911 (98.91%) C++
2 520 (56.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 474 (51.47%) UNIX
4 471 (51.14%) Linux
5 454 (49.29%) Multithreading
6 365 (39.63%) Software Engineering
7 341 (37.02%) Degree
8 314 (34.09%) Finance
9 278 (30.18%) OO
10 271 (29.42%) Computer Science
11 270 (29.32%) Low Latency
12 248 (26.93%) SQL
13 230 (24.97%) Windows
14 222 (24.10%) C
15 218 (23.67%) Python
16 187 (20.30%) C#
17 155 (16.83%) Oracle
18 148 (16.07%) Java
19 128 (13.90%) OOD
20 126 (13.68%) Perl
21 113 (12.27%) JavaScript
22 101 (10.97%) Mathematics
23 97 (10.53%) Banking
24 94 (10.21%) OOP
25 91 (9.88%) SQL Server
26 86 (9.34%) Visual Studio
27 84 (9.12%) .NET
28 78 (8.47%) TCP/IP
28 78 (8.47%) Analytics
29 73 (7.93%) XML

STL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 8 (0.87%) Apache
2 7 (0.76%) Apache Solr
3 5 (0.54%) Node.js
3 5 (0.54%) IIS
4 4 (0.43%) WebLogic
4 4 (0.43%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.43%) CMS
4 4 (0.43%) Jetty
4 4 (0.43%) nginx
5 1 (0.11%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 23 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.22%) MS Office
3 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.11%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (8.47%) TCP/IP
2 35 (3.80%) GSM
2 35 (3.80%) RTP
3 27 (2.93%) IPv4
3 27 (2.93%) IPv6
4 20 (2.17%) SS7
5 18 (1.95%) TCAP
5 18 (1.95%) INAP
6 17 (1.85%) VLAN
6 17 (1.85%) SIGTRAN
7 16 (1.74%) VoIP
7 16 (1.74%) Ethernet
8 15 (1.63%) PBX
8 15 (1.63%) UMTS
8 15 (1.63%) RANAP
8 15 (1.63%) LTE
8 15 (1.63%) Asterisk PBX
9 11 (1.19%) Wireless
10 8 (0.87%) Internet
11 6 (0.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 64 (6.95%) Relational Database
3 57 (6.19%) MySQL
4 45 (4.89%) OLTP
5 35 (3.80%) RDBMS
6 21 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (1.95%) Big Data
8 17 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (0.76%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.54%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.33%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.11%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.11%) Berkeley DB
13 1 (0.11%) DB2
13 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 86 (9.34%) Visual Studio
2 46 (4.99%) Subversion
3 41 (4.45%) GDB
4 40 (4.34%) GCC
5 16 (1.74%) JUnit
6 15 (1.63%) Trac
7 13 (1.41%) Rational Rhapsody
8 8 (0.87%) VTune
8 8 (0.87%) Git (software)
9 6 (0.65%) Selenium
9 6 (0.65%) MSBuild
9 6 (0.65%) PhantomJS
9 6 (0.65%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (0.54%) Bugzilla
10 5 (0.54%) CruiseControl
10 5 (0.54%) Hudson
11 4 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.22%) Maven
General
1 314 (34.09%) Finance
2 97 (10.53%) Banking
3 53 (5.75%) Front Office
4 52 (5.65%) Telecoms
5 33 (3.58%) Investment Banking
6 23 (2.50%) Financial Institution
7 16 (1.74%) Electronics
8 13 (1.41%) Military
9 12 (1.30%) Games
10 11 (1.19%) Retail
11 9 (0.98%) Back Office
12 4 (0.43%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.33%) Marketing
14 2 (0.22%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.22%) Automotive
15 1 (0.11%) Law
15 1 (0.11%) Legal
15 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.11%) Advertising
15 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 660 (71.66%) Developer
2 578 (62.76%) C++ Developer
3 237 (25.73%) Software Engineer
4 113 (12.27%) Software Developer
5 92 (9.99%) C++ Software Developer
6 91 (9.88%) C++ Software Engineer
7 83 (9.01%) Senior Software Engineer
8 60 (6.51%) Programmer
9 55 (5.97%) Senior Developer
10 45 (4.89%) Senior C++ Developer
10 45 (4.89%) C++ Programmer
11 33 (3.58%) C++/C# Developer
12 28 (3.04%) Development Engineer
12 28 (3.04%) C Developer
12 28 (3.04%) Software Development Engineer
13 25 (2.71%) Python Developer
14 23 (2.50%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
15 16 (1.74%) C# Developer
16 15 (1.63%) Team Leader
17 11 (1.19%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 520 (56.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 84 (9.12%) .NET
3 73 (7.93%) XML
4 61 (6.62%) MFC
5 48 (5.21%) Qt
6 39 (4.23%) Web Services
7 33 (3.58%) WPF
8 31 (3.37%) HTML
9 28 (3.04%) XML Schema
10 26 (2.82%) OpenGL
11 25 (2.71%) Swing
12 24 (2.61%) CSS
12 24 (2.61%) WCF
13 17 (1.85%) Django
13 17 (1.85%) ASP.NET
14 16 (1.74%) Direct3D
15 14 (1.52%) Natural Language Processing
15 14 (1.52%) COM
15 14 (1.52%) SOAP
16 13 (1.41%) Threading Building Blocks
Miscellaneous
1 271 (29.42%) Computer Science
2 101 (10.97%) Mathematics
3 70 (7.60%) Derivative
4 69 (7.49%) Fixed Income
5 60 (6.51%) Hedge funds
6 59 (6.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 37 (4.02%) Equities
8 30 (3.26%) Grid Computing
9 28 (3.04%) Equity Derivative
10 26 (2.82%) Physics
11 25 (2.71%) Visualisation
11 25 (2.71%) Client/Server
11 25 (2.71%) iPad
12 17 (1.85%) Open Source
13 16 (1.74%) CUDA
14 14 (1.52%) Social Media
14 14 (1.52%) Clustering
15 12 (1.30%) Market Risk
15 12 (1.30%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 9 (0.98%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 474 (51.47%) UNIX
2 471 (51.14%) Linux
3 230 (24.97%) Windows
4 15 (1.63%) Solaris
5 8 (0.87%) Mac OS X
5 8 (0.87%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (0.54%) Android
7 5 (0.54%) Windows CE
8 4 (0.43%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.33%) Windows Phone 7
9 3 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 454 (49.29%) Multithreading
2 365 (39.63%) Software Engineering
3 278 (30.18%) OO
4 270 (29.32%) Low Latency
5 128 (13.90%) OOD
6 94 (10.21%) OOP
7 78 (8.47%) Analytics
8 71 (7.71%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (6.73%) TDD
10 57 (6.19%) Scrum
11 52 (5.65%) Electronic Trading
12 50 (5.43%) UML
13 45 (4.89%) Algorithmic Trading
14 43 (4.67%) Validation
15 39 (4.23%) Unit Testing
15 39 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
16 31 (3.37%) Software Architecture
17 24 (2.61%) Performance Tuning
18 23 (2.50%) Machine Learning
19 22 (2.39%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 911 (98.91%) C++
2 248 (26.93%) SQL
3 222 (24.10%) C
4 218 (23.67%) Python
5 187 (20.30%) C#
6 148 (16.07%) Java
7 126 (13.68%) Perl
8 113 (12.27%) JavaScript
9 60 (6.51%) Bash Shell
10 48 (5.21%) Ruby
11 39 (4.23%) PHP
12 30 (3.26%) VC++
13 29 (3.15%) PL/SQL
14 17 (1.85%) Delphi
14 17 (1.85%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.09%) Lisp
16 9 (0.98%) MATLAB
17 8 (0.87%) PowerHouse
17 8 (0.87%) C++/CLI
18 7 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 341 (37.02%) Degree
2 50 (5.43%) Security Cleared
3 27 (2.93%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.41%) PhD
5 3 (0.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.15%) QA
2 25 (2.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.43%) Varnish
2 1 (0.11%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (0.11%) zsh
Systems Management
1 10 (1.09%) Puppet
2 6 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 155 (16.83%) Oracle
2 58 (6.30%) Microsoft
3 15 (1.63%) Cisco
4 9 (0.98%) SunGard
5 7 (0.76%) Sybase
6 6 (0.65%) Intel
7 4 (0.43%) Trapeze
8 3 (0.33%) SAP
8 3 (0.33%) EMC
8 3 (0.33%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.22%) QNX
9 2 (0.22%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.22%) Synopsys
9 2 (0.22%) Magma
9 2 (0.22%) Cadence
10 1 (0.11%) DataSynapse
10 1 (0.11%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.11%) 29West
10 1 (0.11%) Twitter
10 1 (0.11%) Informatica
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 to £90000 per annum - plus bonus pension helathcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + ASAP
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus, shares & excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £26000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + Life Ins + Lunch +
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Up to 8% bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago