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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Standard Template Library (STL)
Rank 538 560 471
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -89
Permanent jobs citing STL 401 403 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.34% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 0.88% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 358 340 345
Average salary £52,500 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £87,750 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.64% +4.66%

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
41249 45853 43805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.37% 38.84% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35224 38933 37899
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 5 August 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 5 August 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
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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 +1 354 £55,000 -12.00% 52
London -44 194 £75,000 +7.14% 32
South East +74 122 £50,000 +14.28% 13
City of London +28 47 £75,000 -6.25% 9
Surrey +24 39 £50,000 +33.33% 7
Hampshire +18 25 £46,500 -7.00% 3
South West -11 25 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Gloucestershire +2 22 £45,000 +20.00% 1
West Sussex - 21 £40,000 -
Gloucester +13 18 £45,000 - 1
Guildford +13 13 £52,500 +7.69% 1
Southampton +3 13 £37,750 -24.50% 2
Buckinghamshire +9 12 £52,500 +5.00%
Bridgend - 11 £36,000 -
Burgess Hill - 11 £40,000 -
Wales - 11 £36,000 -
South Wales - 11 £36,000 -
Horsham - 10 £35,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 10 £50,000 - 1
Scotland +11 9 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Edinburgh +7 9 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Berkshire +8 7 £50,000 +2.56%
Yorkshire +6 7 £34,000 -17.57%
Cambridgeshire +3 7 £42,500 +1.19% 2
East of England -18 7 £42,500 -3.40% 2
Oxfordshire +11 6 £45,000 +9.09% 3
Oxford +3 6 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Sheffield - 6 £34,000 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £34,000 -
Esher - 5 £50,000 -

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 671 (98.97%) C++
2 339 (50.00%) Linux
3 311 (45.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 303 (44.69%) UNIX
5 280 (41.30%) Multithreading
6 279 (41.15%) Software Engineering
7 257 (37.91%) Finance
8 221 (32.60%) SQL
9 198 (29.20%) Windows
10 178 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
11 177 (26.11%) C#
12 174 (25.66%) Degree
13 153 (22.57%) Python
14 152 (22.42%) Java
15 134 (19.76%) Visual Studio
15 134 (19.76%) OO
16 132 (19.47%) C
17 114 (16.81%) SDLC
18 113 (16.67%) Algorithms
19 112 (16.52%) Computer Science
20 106 (15.63%) MFC
21 105 (15.49%) Low Latency
22 104 (15.34%) TDD
23 102 (15.04%) Perl
24 92 (13.57%) JavaScript
25 90 (13.27%) Oracle
26 81 (11.95%) OOD
27 77 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
28 73 (10.77%) Banking
29 71 (10.47%) Mathematics

STL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 17 (2.51%) Node.js
2 7 (1.03%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (0.29%) IIS
4 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 23 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.15%) CPLEX
2 1 (0.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.29%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (6.78%) TCP/IP
2 19 (2.80%) Network Security
3 18 (2.65%) Ethernet
4 12 (1.77%) CTI
4 12 (1.77%) Internet
5 9 (1.33%) HTTP
6 5 (0.74%) GSM
6 5 (0.74%) RTP
6 5 (0.74%) SS7
6 5 (0.74%) TCAP
6 5 (0.74%) INAP
6 5 (0.74%) VLAN
6 5 (0.74%) SIGTRAN
7 4 (0.59%) LTE
7 4 (0.59%) VoLTE
7 4 (0.59%) Wireless
8 2 (0.29%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.29%) IPv4
8 2 (0.29%) Multicast
8 2 (0.29%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (8.55%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.46%) Relational Database
3 26 (3.83%) RDBMS
4 24 (3.54%) MySQL
5 13 (1.92%) OLTP
6 7 (1.03%) MongoDB
7 6 (0.88%) DB2
8 2 (0.29%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.15%) SQLite
9 1 (0.15%) HBase
9 1 (0.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 134 (19.76%) Visual Studio
2 39 (5.75%) Subversion
3 27 (3.98%) GCC
4 17 (2.51%) Moq
5 11 (1.62%) Clang
6 10 (1.47%) Bugzilla
7 9 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 9 (1.33%) CppUnit
7 9 (1.33%) Git (software)
8 8 (1.18%) CruiseControl
8 8 (1.18%) Hudson
9 7 (1.03%) GDB
9 7 (1.03%) Jenkins
10 6 (0.88%) GoogleTest
11 4 (0.59%) Valgrind
12 2 (0.29%) Gerrit
12 2 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.29%) JIRA
12 2 (0.29%) Selenium
12 2 (0.29%) PhantomJS
General
1 257 (37.91%) Finance
2 73 (10.77%) Banking
3 64 (9.44%) Front Office
4 52 (7.67%) Investment Banking
5 27 (3.98%) Electronics
6 25 (3.69%) Telecoms
7 19 (2.80%) Financial Institution
8 14 (2.06%) Legal
8 14 (2.06%) Games
9 12 (1.77%) Automotive
10 6 (0.88%) Marketing
11 3 (0.44%) Retail
11 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.44%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 444 (65.49%) Developer
2 412 (60.77%) C++ Developer
3 185 (27.29%) Software Engineer
4 78 (11.50%) Software Developer
5 69 (10.18%) C++ Software Engineer
6 63 (9.29%) C++ Software Developer
7 35 (5.16%) Senior Developer
8 33 (4.87%) Programmer
8 33 (4.87%) C++ Programmer
9 29 (4.28%) Senior C++ Developer
10 24 (3.54%) Senior Software Engineer
11 18 (2.65%) GUI Developer
12 17 (2.51%) Graduate
13 15 (2.21%) C# Developer
14 12 (1.77%) C Developer
15 11 (1.62%) C++ Analyst Programmer
15 11 (1.62%) Analyst
15 11 (1.62%) Analyst Programmer
16 10 (1.47%) Software Development Engineer
16 10 (1.47%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 311 (45.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 106 (15.63%) MFC
3 69 (10.18%) XML
4 68 (10.03%) .NET
5 44 (6.49%) COM
5 44 (6.49%) Qt
6 41 (6.05%) HTML
7 32 (4.72%) Swing
8 31 (4.57%) WPF
9 30 (4.42%) OpenGL
10 25 (3.69%) REST
11 22 (3.24%) WCF
11 22 (3.24%) D-Bus
12 21 (3.10%) HTML5
13 19 (2.80%) Mason
13 19 (2.80%) SOAP
14 17 (2.51%) LINQ
14 17 (2.51%) NHibernate
15 16 (2.36%) Natural Language Processing
16 15 (2.21%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 113 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 112 (16.52%) Computer Science
3 77 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
4 71 (10.47%) Mathematics
5 52 (7.67%) Derivative
5 52 (7.67%) Data Structures
6 38 (5.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 33 (4.87%) Visualisation
8 28 (4.13%) Hedge funds
8 28 (4.13%) Fixed Income
9 23 (3.39%) Client/Server
10 17 (2.51%) Equities
11 16 (2.36%) Clustering
11 16 (2.36%) Social Media
12 12 (1.77%) Embedded Systems
13 10 (1.47%) Device Driver
14 9 (1.33%) CUDA
15 7 (1.03%) Spread Betting
15 7 (1.03%) Grid Computing
15 7 (1.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 339 (50.00%) Linux
2 303 (44.69%) UNIX
3 198 (29.20%) Windows
4 20 (2.95%) Solaris
5 16 (2.36%) Android
6 14 (2.06%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.88%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.74%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.59%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (41.30%) Multithreading
2 279 (41.15%) Software Engineering
3 178 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
4 134 (19.76%) OO
5 114 (16.81%) SDLC
6 105 (15.49%) Low Latency
7 104 (15.34%) TDD
8 81 (11.95%) OOD
9 58 (8.55%) OOP
10 51 (7.52%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (7.52%) Analytics
11 42 (6.19%) Scrum
12 36 (5.31%) Waterfall
13 35 (5.16%) Unit Testing
14 29 (4.28%) UML
15 27 (3.98%) Software Architecture
16 22 (3.24%) Mentoring
17 20 (2.95%) Machine Learning
18 19 (2.80%) Test Scripting
19 18 (2.65%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 671 (98.97%) C++
2 221 (32.60%) SQL
3 177 (26.11%) C#
4 153 (22.57%) Python
5 152 (22.42%) Java
6 132 (19.47%) C
7 102 (15.04%) Perl
8 92 (13.57%) JavaScript
9 66 (9.73%) Bash Shell
10 57 (8.41%) Ruby
11 53 (7.82%) VC++
12 33 (4.87%) Shell Script
13 22 (3.24%) PHP
14 11 (1.62%) Lua
15 10 (1.47%) Pascal
16 7 (1.03%) Scala
16 7 (1.03%) COBOL
17 5 (0.74%) VBScript
17 5 (0.74%) Korn
18 4 (0.59%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 174 (25.66%) Degree
2 35 (5.16%) Security Cleared
3 25 (3.69%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.77%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.88%) PhD
6 2 (0.29%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) MCSE
7 1 (0.15%) CCNA
7 1 (0.15%) CISSP
7 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.15%) SSCP
7 1 (0.15%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (0.15%) GIAC
7 1 (0.15%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.06%) QA
2 3 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.74%) iptables
2 4 (0.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.59%) Puppet
1 4 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 90 (13.27%) Oracle
2 70 (10.32%) Microsoft
3 9 (1.33%) Sybase
4 3 (0.44%) SAP
4 3 (0.44%) Bloomberg
5 2 (0.29%) Minitab
5 2 (0.29%) DataSynapse
5 2 (0.29%) DevExpress
5 2 (0.29%) Facebook
5 2 (0.29%) Solace
6 1 (0.15%) Talarian
6 1 (0.15%) Capita
6 1 (0.15%) Sun
6 1 (0.15%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.15%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.15%) TIBCO
Bristol, Avon
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Pension / Healthcare /
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Very Good Bonuses!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48,000 - 65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Pension and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 4 days ago