The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Standard Template Library (STL)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 98 92
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6  
Permanent jobs citing STL 2 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.18% 0.22% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.76% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 11
Median salary - £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 466 396 495
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 41.09% 29.46% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 303 266 313
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.77% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

STL
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

STL
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for STL in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for STL.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) MFC
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Image Processing
4 1 (25.00%) OpenMP
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) PACS
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Java

STL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Image Processing Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (75.00%) MFC
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Image Processing
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree