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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 531 450 541
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +91
Permanent jobs citing STL 409 558 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.51% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 1.26% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 335 426 347
Average salary £55,000 £72,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £100,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -2.59%

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
42075 44365 45597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.99% 40.69% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35610 38400 40073
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,000 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -102 376 £55,000 -26.66% 38
London -75 256 £67,500 -15.62% 23
South East +2 69 £45,000 +5.88% 8
City of London -10 43 £75,000 -6.25% 7
Surrey +6 38 £45,000 -10.00% 3
South West -61 20 £36,250 +3.57% 3
Guildford +12 19 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Wales +23 15 £35,000 +3.70%
South Wales +23 15 £35,000 +3.70%
Scotland -3 15 £38,500 +10.00% 3
East of England -20 15 £43,750 +16.66% 3
Cambridgeshire +1 14 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Edinburgh -1 13 £38,500 -14.44% 2
Bristol -27 13 £35,000 +2.94% 2
Bridgend +30 11 £35,000 +7.69%
Hampshire +5 11 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Cambridge -6 11 £34,000 -9.33% 3
Southampton +18 10 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Berkshire +17 9 £24,000 -32.39% 1
East Midlands - 9 £25,000 -
Uxbridge 0 7 £23,500 -33.80%
Slough -1 6 £22,750 -35.00%
Yorkshire -39 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Nottinghamshire - 6 £24,500 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £37,500 -
York +3 4 £40,000 +14.28%
North Yorkshire -15 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Peterborough - 4 £45,155 -
Cardiff - 4 £35,000 -
Leatherhead - 4 £32,500 -

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 802 (98.77%) C++
2 460 (56.65%) Multithreading
3 448 (55.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 437 (53.82%) Linux
5 405 (49.88%) UNIX
6 318 (39.16%) Software Engineering
7 295 (36.33%) Finance
8 289 (35.59%) Degree
9 279 (34.36%) OO
10 258 (31.77%) Windows
11 219 (26.97%) Low Latency
12 202 (24.88%) Computer Science
13 201 (24.75%) SQL
14 198 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
15 176 (21.67%) C
16 164 (20.20%) Python
17 157 (19.33%) JavaScript
18 150 (18.47%) C#
19 136 (16.75%) Analytical Skills
20 131 (16.13%) Java
21 123 (15.15%) Algorithms
22 121 (14.90%) Oracle
23 116 (14.29%) OOD
24 110 (13.55%) Perl
25 107 (13.18%) MFC
26 105 (12.93%) TDD
27 100 (12.32%) Visual Studio
28 91 (11.21%) XML
29 82 (10.10%) Scrum
30 80 (9.85%) HTML

STL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (0.99%) Node.js
2 7 (0.86%) IIS
2 7 (0.86%) CMS
3 5 (0.62%) Jetty
3 5 (0.62%) nginx
3 5 (0.62%) Apache
3 5 (0.62%) Tomcat
3 5 (0.62%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.37%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 24 (2.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.12%) Simulink
2 1 (0.12%) MS Project
2 1 (0.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.11%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (6.77%) TCP/IP
2 42 (5.17%) IPv4
2 42 (5.17%) IPv6
3 31 (3.82%) RTP
3 31 (3.82%) GSM
4 17 (2.09%) SS7
5 16 (1.97%) Ethernet
6 15 (1.85%) TCAP
6 15 (1.85%) INAP
7 14 (1.72%) PBX
7 14 (1.72%) UMTS
7 14 (1.72%) VLAN
7 14 (1.72%) RANAP
7 14 (1.72%) SIGTRAN
7 14 (1.72%) LTE
7 14 (1.72%) Asterisk PBX
8 13 (1.60%) Internet
9 11 (1.35%) 3G
9 11 (1.35%) 4G
10 8 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (9.11%) SQL Server
2 71 (8.74%) MySQL
3 58 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 33 (4.06%) OLTP
5 15 (1.85%) RDBMS
6 14 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (1.72%) Big Data
7 2 (0.25%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.25%) SQLBase
8 1 (0.12%) KDB
8 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.12%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 100 (12.32%) Visual Studio
2 77 (9.48%) GCC
3 55 (6.77%) GDB
4 46 (5.67%) Subversion
5 14 (1.72%) Trac
6 11 (1.35%) Hudson
6 11 (1.35%) Jenkins
6 11 (1.35%) Bugzilla
6 11 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 11 (1.35%) CruiseControl
7 10 (1.23%) CppUnit
8 9 (1.11%) FitNesse
8 9 (1.11%) NUnit
8 9 (1.11%) Cucumber
8 9 (1.11%) MSBuild
8 9 (1.11%) SpecFlow
8 9 (1.11%) GoogleTest
9 8 (0.99%) PhantomJS
9 8 (0.99%) CasperJS
9 8 (0.99%) Selenium
General
1 295 (36.33%) Finance
2 69 (8.50%) Banking
3 68 (8.37%) Telecoms
4 39 (4.80%) Investment Banking
5 37 (4.56%) Financial Institution
6 28 (3.45%) Front Office
7 18 (2.22%) Electronics
8 15 (1.85%) Retail
9 9 (1.11%) Games
10 6 (0.74%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.62%) Automotive
12 4 (0.49%) Law
13 3 (0.37%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.37%) Marketing
14 2 (0.25%) Online Betting
15 1 (0.12%) German Language
15 1 (0.12%) Advertising
15 1 (0.12%) Military
15 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 588 (72.41%) Developer
2 525 (64.66%) C++ Developer
3 203 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 101 (12.44%) Software Developer
5 75 (9.24%) C++ Software Developer
6 69 (8.50%) C++ Software Engineer
7 60 (7.39%) Senior Software Engineer
8 51 (6.28%) Senior Developer
9 42 (5.17%) Senior C++ Developer
10 34 (4.19%) Programmer
11 28 (3.45%) C Developer
12 26 (3.20%) Software Development Engineer
12 26 (3.20%) Development Engineer
13 25 (3.08%) C++ Programmer
14 22 (2.71%) Python Developer
14 22 (2.71%) Graduate
15 17 (2.09%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
16 12 (1.48%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 11 (1.35%) Graduate Developer
18 10 (1.23%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 448 (55.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 107 (13.18%) MFC
3 91 (11.21%) XML
4 80 (9.85%) HTML
5 58 (7.14%) .NET
6 52 (6.40%) Qt
7 48 (5.91%) Web Services
8 36 (4.43%) CSS
9 34 (4.19%) FIX Protocol
10 32 (3.94%) OpenGL
11 30 (3.69%) HTML5
12 23 (2.83%) Natural Language Processing
12 23 (2.83%) WPF
13 19 (2.34%) XML Schema
14 16 (1.97%) Direct3D
15 15 (1.85%) JSON
15 15 (1.85%) ATL
16 14 (1.72%) COM
17 13 (1.60%) Swing
17 13 (1.60%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 202 (24.88%) Computer Science
2 136 (16.75%) Analytical Skills
3 123 (15.15%) Algorithms
4 63 (7.76%) Mathematics
5 62 (7.64%) Data Structures
6 55 (6.77%) Hedge funds
7 53 (6.53%) Derivative
8 49 (6.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 47 (5.79%) Fixed Income
10 32 (3.94%) Physics
11 31 (3.82%) Visualisation
12 30 (3.69%) Client/Server
13 23 (2.83%) Clustering
13 23 (2.83%) Social Media
14 16 (1.97%) CUDA
14 16 (1.97%) Equities
14 16 (1.97%) Open Source
15 15 (1.85%) iPad
16 13 (1.60%) Digital Media
17 9 (1.11%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 437 (53.82%) Linux
2 405 (49.88%) UNIX
3 258 (31.77%) Windows
4 24 (2.96%) Solaris
5 11 (1.35%) Windows CE
6 8 (0.99%) Android
6 8 (0.99%) Mac OS X
7 7 (0.86%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 460 (56.65%) Multithreading
2 318 (39.16%) Software Engineering
3 279 (34.36%) OO
4 219 (26.97%) Low Latency
5 198 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
6 116 (14.29%) OOD
7 105 (12.93%) TDD
8 82 (10.10%) Scrum
9 72 (8.87%) Analytics
10 70 (8.62%) OOP
11 64 (7.88%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (5.30%) Performance Tuning
13 36 (4.43%) Algorithmic Trading
14 35 (4.31%) Unit Testing
15 33 (4.06%) Software Architecture
16 29 (3.57%) Mentoring
17 27 (3.33%) Configuration Management
18 26 (3.20%) Validation
19 24 (2.96%) UML
19 24 (2.96%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 802 (98.77%) C++
2 201 (24.75%) SQL
3 176 (21.67%) C
4 164 (20.20%) Python
5 157 (19.33%) JavaScript
6 150 (18.47%) C#
7 131 (16.13%) Java
8 110 (13.55%) Perl
9 72 (8.87%) Bash Shell
10 62 (7.64%) VC++
11 55 (6.77%) Ruby
12 44 (5.42%) PHP
13 22 (2.71%) PL/SQL
14 15 (1.85%) Shell Script
15 12 (1.48%) T-SQL
16 9 (1.11%) Scala
17 8 (0.99%) Groovy
18 6 (0.74%) MATLAB
18 6 (0.74%) Lisp
19 5 (0.62%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 289 (35.59%) Degree
2 48 (5.91%) Security Cleared
3 43 (5.30%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.25%) PhD
5 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.31%) QA
2 15 (1.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.62%) Varnish
2 2 (0.25%) zsh
3 1 (0.12%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 13 (1.60%) Puppet
2 8 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 121 (14.90%) Oracle
2 73 (8.99%) Microsoft
3 14 (1.72%) Cisco
4 6 (0.74%) Intel
5 4 (0.49%) Bloomberg
6 3 (0.37%) EMC
6 3 (0.37%) QNX
6 3 (0.37%) AccuRev
6 3 (0.37%) Twitter
7 2 (0.25%) DataSynapse
7 2 (0.25%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.25%) Perforce
7 2 (0.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.12%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.12%) Sony
8 1 (0.12%) Sybase
8 1 (0.12%) SAP
8 1 (0.12%) SolidWorks
8 1 (0.12%) Magma
8 1 (0.12%) Cadence
Farnborough, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Esher
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k (multiple positions) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£32,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £70k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum GBP 25 - 30K +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Prosper Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £49,000 per annum depending on skills / experience + E
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow
People Source
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago