The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for STL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited STL over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Standard Template Library (STL)
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 216 265
Rank change year-on-year 0 +49  
Permanent jobs citing STL 11 39 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.21% 0.61% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 1.48% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 48
Median salary £92,500 £95,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +72.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £40,550
10% offered a salary of more than £98,500 £105,000 £98,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

STL is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1964 2637 3580
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 38.22% 41.39% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1728 2382 3125
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £76,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

STL
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing STL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for STL in the City of London

STL
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for STL in the City of London

STL
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing STL in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for STL in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for STL.

1 33 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (66.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 21 (63.64%) Multithreading
3 21 (63.64%) Python
4 20 (60.61%) Finance
5 19 (57.58%) Low Latency
6 18 (54.55%) Linux
7 17 (51.52%) SDLC
8 14 (42.42%) C#
9 13 (39.39%) Front Office
10 12 (36.36%) Derivative
10 12 (36.36%) Multithreaded Programming
11 11 (33.33%) Java
11 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
12 10 (30.30%) Fintech
13 9 (27.27%) Functional Programming
14 8 (24.24%) Algorithms
14 8 (24.24%) OOD
15 7 (21.21%) Unix
16 6 (18.18%) OOP
16 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
16 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (18.18%) Ultra-Low Latency
16 6 (18.18%) High-Frequency Trading
17 5 (15.15%) Hedge funds
17 5 (15.15%) Grid Computing
17 5 (15.15%) PhD
18 4 (12.12%) Banking
18 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
18 4 (12.12%) Scala

STL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.03%) IPython
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MetaTrader
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) NUnit
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 13 (39.39%) Front Office
3 4 (12.12%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) German Language
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 18 (54.55%) C++ Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Low Latency C++ Developer
4 6 (18.18%) C++/Java Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Low Latency Java Developer
5 2 (6.06%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Financial Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Market Data Developer
6 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.03%) C++ Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Front Office C++ Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (66.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.03%) Kafka
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
3 1 (3.03%) NumPy
3 1 (3.03%) Pandas
3 1 (3.03%) Rendezvous
3 1 (3.03%) SciPy
3 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Derivative
2 10 (30.30%) Fintech
3 8 (24.24%) Algorithms
4 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 5 (15.15%) Grid Computing
5 5 (15.15%) Hedge funds
6 3 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (6.06%) Pricing Data
8 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
8 1 (3.03%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Unix
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Multithreading
2 19 (57.58%) Low Latency
3 17 (51.52%) SDLC
4 12 (36.36%) Multithreaded Programming
5 9 (27.27%) Functional Programming
6 8 (24.24%) OOD
7 6 (18.18%) High-Frequency Trading
7 6 (18.18%) OOP
7 6 (18.18%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
8 4 (12.12%) Proprietary Trading
9 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (9.09%) Open Source
9 3 (9.09%) Quantitative Finance
9 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
10 2 (6.06%) Electronic Trading
10 2 (6.06%) OO
10 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
11 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
11 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (63.64%) Python
3 14 (42.42%) C#
4 11 (33.33%) Java
4 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.12%) Scala
6 3 (9.09%) Perl
7 2 (6.06%) C
7 2 (6.06%) SQL
8 1 (3.03%) Go
8 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) PhD
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle
1 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £150000 per annum + bonus and pension
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Salary: £60000 - £140000 per annum + bonus and pension
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