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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 524 437 573
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +136
Permanent jobs citing STL 374 543 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.52% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 1.27% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 311 443 294
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £100,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
38639 42772 46360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.10% 41.02% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 33316 35742 41238
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
(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 -90 351 £57,500 -11.53% 39
London -125 207 £67,500 -8.47% 18
South East -19 73 £50,000 +2.56% 12
Surrey -23 28 £50,000 - 6
East of England +10 26 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Cambridgeshire +10 23 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Hampshire -12 19 £50,000 - 3
City of London -61 19 £72,500 -3.33% 5
East Midlands +23 17 £25,000 -19.35%
South West -30 17 £45,000 +32.35% 4
Guildford -10 16 £53,750 +7.50% 3
Southampton +13 15 £50,000 - 2
Cambridge +4 15 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Scotland +13 14 £38,500 +4.05% 1
Edinburgh +14 13 £38,500 +17.55% 1
Nottinghamshire +26 12 £25,000 -
Berkshire +2 11 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Oxfordshire +2 9 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Oxford -1 9 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Yorkshire -10 8 £30,000 -14.28%
South Yorkshire - 8 £30,000 -
Peterborough - 8 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 8 £30,000 -
Slough - 8 £45,000 -
Bridgend +10 6 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Hounslow -5 6 £45,750 -12.85%
South Wales -14 6 £35,000 - 1
Wales -16 6 £35,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 6 £50,000 - 1
Nottingham +13 5 £37,500 -

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 769 (98.84%) C++
2 435 (55.91%) Multithreading
3 414 (53.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 392 (50.39%) Linux
5 345 (44.34%) UNIX
6 314 (40.36%) Finance
7 306 (39.33%) Windows
8 305 (39.20%) OO
9 304 (39.07%) Software Engineering
10 249 (32.01%) Degree
11 238 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
12 205 (26.35%) Low Latency
13 195 (25.06%) JavaScript
14 176 (22.62%) Computer Science
15 175 (22.49%) SQL
16 166 (21.34%) C#
17 165 (21.21%) C
18 151 (19.41%) MFC
19 145 (18.64%) TDD
20 138 (17.74%) Visual Studio
21 136 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
22 134 (17.22%) OOD
23 127 (16.32%) HTML
24 126 (16.20%) XML
25 119 (15.30%) Scrum
26 116 (14.91%) Algorithms
27 110 (14.14%) Microsoft
27 110 (14.14%) Java
28 108 (13.88%) SQL Server
29 104 (13.37%) Python

STL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (1.41%) Node.js
2 3 (0.39%) CMS
2 3 (0.39%) Apache Solr
3 2 (0.26%) IIS
4 1 (0.13%) Apache
4 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.13%) Jetty
4 1 (0.13%) nginx
4 1 (0.13%) GemFire
Applications
1 28 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (2.57%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (5.91%) TCP/IP
2 24 (3.08%) IPv4
2 24 (3.08%) IPv6
3 21 (2.70%) GSM
3 21 (2.70%) RTP
3 21 (2.70%) LTE
4 20 (2.57%) Ethernet
5 16 (2.06%) PBX
5 16 (2.06%) UMTS
5 16 (2.06%) Asterisk PBX
5 16 (2.06%) RANAP
6 9 (1.16%) Network Security
6 9 (1.16%) Internet
7 8 (1.03%) 3G
7 8 (1.03%) 4G
8 6 (0.77%) HTTP
8 6 (0.77%) CTI
9 5 (0.64%) SS7
10 4 (0.51%) TCAP
10 4 (0.51%) INAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (13.88%) SQL Server
2 91 (11.70%) MySQL
3 65 (8.35%) Relational Database
4 20 (2.57%) OLTP
5 8 (1.03%) RDBMS
6 6 (0.77%) SQLBase
7 5 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.39%) Big Data
9 2 (0.26%) HPCC
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.13%) KDB
10 1 (0.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 138 (17.74%) Visual Studio
2 93 (11.95%) GCC
3 63 (8.10%) Subversion
4 40 (5.14%) GDB
5 35 (4.50%) GoogleTest
6 29 (3.73%) CppUnit
7 20 (2.57%) FitNesse
7 20 (2.57%) Cucumber
7 20 (2.57%) NUnit
7 20 (2.57%) SpecFlow
8 19 (2.44%) Bugzilla
9 18 (2.31%) Hudson
9 18 (2.31%) CruiseControl
9 18 (2.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 17 (2.19%) Jenkins
11 16 (2.06%) Trac
12 15 (1.93%) MSBuild
13 7 (0.90%) Grunt
13 7 (0.90%) Moq
14 6 (0.77%) Selenium
General
1 314 (40.36%) Finance
2 61 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 45 (5.78%) Banking
4 38 (4.88%) Financial Institution
5 32 (4.11%) Front Office
6 31 (3.98%) Investment Banking
7 23 (2.96%) Electronics
8 13 (1.67%) Multimedia
9 8 (1.03%) Automotive
9 8 (1.03%) Games
10 6 (0.77%) Retail
10 6 (0.77%) Marketing
11 4 (0.51%) Law
11 4 (0.51%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.26%) Back Office
14 1 (0.13%) German Language
14 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 571 (73.39%) Developer
2 495 (63.62%) C++ Developer
3 207 (26.61%) Software Engineer
4 113 (14.52%) Software Developer
5 75 (9.64%) C++ Software Engineer
6 72 (9.25%) C++ Software Developer
7 49 (6.30%) Senior Developer
8 48 (6.17%) Senior Software Engineer
9 42 (5.40%) Senior C++ Developer
10 28 (3.60%) Programmer
11 22 (2.83%) C++ Programmer
11 22 (2.83%) Software Development Engineer
11 22 (2.83%) Development Engineer
12 21 (2.70%) Graduate
13 19 (2.44%) C# Developer
14 18 (2.31%) C Developer
15 14 (1.80%) Senior Software Developer
16 13 (1.67%) JavaScript Developer
17 11 (1.41%) C++/C# Developer
17 11 (1.41%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 414 (53.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 151 (19.41%) MFC
3 127 (16.32%) HTML
4 126 (16.20%) XML
5 76 (9.77%) HTML5
6 73 (9.38%) .NET
7 60 (7.71%) Web Services
8 59 (7.58%) FIX Protocol
9 58 (7.46%) Qt
10 43 (5.53%) OpenGL
11 39 (5.01%) CSS
12 36 (4.63%) WPF
13 28 (3.60%) WinForms
14 26 (3.34%) WCF
15 24 (3.08%) COM
16 20 (2.57%) Natural Language Processing
16 20 (2.57%) Direct3D
17 18 (2.31%) REST
18 15 (1.93%) JSON
19 13 (1.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 176 (22.62%) Computer Science
2 136 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
3 116 (14.91%) Algorithms
4 96 (12.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 76 (9.77%) Mathematics
6 63 (8.10%) Fixed Income
7 54 (6.94%) Data Structures
8 53 (6.81%) Derivative
9 48 (6.17%) Hedge funds
10 43 (5.53%) Visualisation
11 29 (3.73%) Physics
12 28 (3.60%) Client/Server
13 22 (2.83%) CUDA
14 20 (2.57%) Social Media
14 20 (2.57%) Inversion of Control
14 20 (2.57%) Clustering
15 19 (2.44%) Equities
16 14 (1.80%) MPEG
17 13 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
18 11 (1.41%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 392 (50.39%) Linux
2 345 (44.34%) UNIX
3 306 (39.33%) Windows
4 28 (3.60%) Solaris
5 19 (2.44%) Android
6 16 (2.06%) Windows CE
7 14 (1.80%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.51%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.26%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 435 (55.91%) Multithreading
2 305 (39.20%) OO
3 304 (39.07%) Software Engineering
4 238 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
5 205 (26.35%) Low Latency
6 145 (18.64%) TDD
7 134 (17.22%) OOD
8 119 (15.30%) Scrum
9 75 (9.64%) OOP
10 70 (9.00%) Analytics
11 67 (8.61%) Continuous Integration
12 50 (6.43%) Kanban
13 49 (6.30%) Pair Programming
14 42 (5.40%) Unit Testing
15 38 (4.88%) UML
16 29 (3.73%) Software Architecture
17 26 (3.34%) Mentoring
18 25 (3.21%) Performance Tuning
19 24 (3.08%) BDD
20 23 (2.96%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 769 (98.84%) C++
2 195 (25.06%) JavaScript
3 175 (22.49%) SQL
4 166 (21.34%) C#
5 165 (21.21%) C
6 110 (14.14%) Java
7 104 (13.37%) Python
8 78 (10.03%) VC++
9 73 (9.38%) Perl
10 52 (6.68%) Bash Shell
11 51 (6.56%) PHP
12 32 (4.11%) Ruby
13 28 (3.60%) T-SQL
14 19 (2.44%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.41%) XPath
16 10 (1.29%) PL/SQL
17 7 (0.90%) Groovy
17 7 (0.90%) Scala
17 7 (0.90%) ECMAScript
18 6 (0.77%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 249 (32.01%) Degree
2 35 (4.50%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.08%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.03%) DV Cleared
5 7 (0.90%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (7.84%) QA
2 7 (0.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) Varnish
1 1 (0.13%) zsh
Systems Management
1 7 (0.90%) Puppet
2 6 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 110 (14.14%) Microsoft
2 82 (10.54%) Oracle
3 16 (2.06%) Cisco
4 11 (1.41%) AccuRev
5 5 (0.64%) Google
6 4 (0.51%) Intel
7 3 (0.39%) Bloomberg
7 3 (0.39%) Twitter
8 2 (0.26%) Perforce
8 2 (0.26%) SAP
9 1 (0.13%) Sybase
9 1 (0.13%) Sony
9 1 (0.13%) QNX
9 1 (0.13%) Capita
9 1 (0.13%) DataSynapse
9 1 (0.13%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.13%) Terracotta
9 1 (0.13%) Facebook
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £130,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus and pensions
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30 - £45 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£35K + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum £30k - 60k + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago