Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for STL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited STL over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Standard Template Library (STL)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 132 156
Rank change year-on-year +21 +24 -8
Permanent jobs citing STL 67 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.21% 0.66% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.33% 1.45% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 45 10 7
Cambridge median annual salary £57,500 £46,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.66% -19.13% +43.75%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £50,250 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +29.03% +9.41% -

STL is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1258 1037 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 41.50% 45.42% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 875 1077
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £28,800
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

STL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing STL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for STL in Cambridge

STL
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing STL in Cambridge.

Salary trend for STL in Cambridge

STL
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing STL in Cambridge over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for STL in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing STL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for STL.

1 67 (100.00%) C++
2 38 (56.72%) Windows
3 37 (55.22%) Software Engineering
4 36 (53.73%) UML
5 35 (52.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 32 (47.76%) Multithreading
7 27 (40.30%) C#
8 25 (37.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 24 (35.82%) Qt
9 24 (35.82%) OOP
10 23 (34.33%) SDLC
11 22 (32.84%) POSIX
12 20 (29.85%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 16 (23.88%) Finance
13 16 (23.88%) Multithreaded Programming
14 15 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (22.39%) Embedded Software Development
14 15 (22.39%) OOD
15 14 (20.90%) Embedded C++
16 10 (14.93%) Degree
17 8 (11.94%) C
17 8 (11.94%) SQL
18 7 (10.45%) HTML
18 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
18 7 (10.45%) Python
18 7 (10.45%) HTML5
19 6 (8.96%) PHP
19 6 (8.96%) OpenGL
19 6 (8.96%) MySQL
19 6 (8.96%) LAMP

STL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) HTTP
1 1 (1.49%) Internet
1 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) MySQL
2 4 (5.97%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.96%) Xcode
3 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.49%) GoogleTest
4 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 16 (23.88%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (47.76%) Developer
2 25 (37.31%) C++ Software Engineer
2 25 (37.31%) Software Engineer
3 24 (35.82%) C++ Developer
4 20 (29.85%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 20 (29.85%) Embedded Engineer
5 17 (25.37%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 17 (25.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 16 (23.88%) Senior C++ Developer
6 16 (23.88%) Senior Developer
7 13 (19.40%) Junior
7 13 (19.40%) Junior C++ Developer
7 13 (19.40%) Junior Developer
7 13 (19.40%) Principal Developer
8 6 (8.96%) PHP Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Principal Engineer
9 5 (7.46%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (7.46%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (7.46%) Software Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (52.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 24 (35.82%) Qt
3 22 (32.84%) POSIX
4 7 (10.45%) HTML
4 7 (10.45%) HTML5
5 6 (8.96%) LAMP
5 6 (8.96%) OpenGL
6 2 (2.99%) CSS
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.49%) DCOM
7 1 (1.49%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (1.49%) REST
7 1 (1.49%) SOAP
7 1 (1.49%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 15 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.99%) ASIC
4 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 38 (56.72%) Windows
2 20 (29.85%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 3 (4.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (55.22%) Software Engineering
2 36 (53.73%) UML
3 32 (47.76%) Multithreading
4 24 (35.82%) OOP
5 23 (34.33%) SDLC
6 16 (23.88%) Multithreaded Programming
7 15 (22.39%) Embedded Software Development
7 15 (22.39%) OOD
8 5 (7.46%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.97%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (5.97%) Deep Learning
9 4 (5.97%) Distributed Algorithms
9 4 (5.97%) Machine Learning
9 4 (5.97%) Neural Network
9 4 (5.97%) OO
9 4 (5.97%) SysML
10 3 (4.48%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.48%) Test Strategy
10 3 (4.48%) Validation
11 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) C++
2 27 (40.30%) C#
3 14 (20.90%) Embedded C++
4 8 (11.94%) C
4 8 (11.94%) SQL
5 7 (10.45%) Python
6 6 (8.96%) PHP
7 5 (7.46%) Java
8 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) PhD
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (1.49%) Google