Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Standard Template Library (STL)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 782 756 745
Rank change year-on-year -26 -11 -117
Permanent jobs citing STL 292 407 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.62% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 237 325 383
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.08% -6.61%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,750 £110,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.50% -5.83%

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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 55,014 65,853 65,795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.56% 40.62% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 45,385 55,697 57,222
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

STL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for STL in England

STL
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for STL in England

STL
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing STL in England over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for STL in England

STL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STL within the England region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +19 152 £60,000 +26.32% 13
London -2 75 £70,000 -1.75% 52
East of England -3 35 £65,000 +20.93% 13
South West +21 17 £45,000 - 5
North of England +40 8 £45,000 +12.50% 3
North West +31 6 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Midlands +12 4 £47,500 +46.15%
West Midlands +26 3 £47,500 +46.15%
North East +14 2 £46,250 +15.63% 2
East Midlands +20 1 - -
STL
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing STL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for STL.

1 292 (100.00%) C++
2 160 (54.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 159 (54.45%) Multithreading
4 134 (45.89%) Software Engineering
5 109 (37.33%) Linux
6 107 (36.64%) Python
7 94 (32.19%) C
8 88 (30.14%) Windows
9 81 (27.74%) C#
10 80 (27.40%) MFC
11 78 (26.71%) Microsoft
12 76 (26.03%) Finance
13 75 (25.68%) SQL
14 59 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
15 53 (18.15%) Artificial Intelligence
15 53 (18.15%) Machine Learning
16 52 (17.81%) Java
17 51 (17.47%) TDD
18 50 (17.12%) OO
19 49 (16.78%) .NET
19 49 (16.78%) SDLC
20 47 (16.10%) SQL Server
21 46 (15.75%) Git (software)
22 43 (14.73%) Visual Studio
23 42 (14.38%) Bash Shell
24 41 (14.04%) Degree
24 41 (14.04%) COM
25 40 (13.70%) .NET Framework
26 38 (13.01%) OpenCV
27 37 (12.67%) Low Latency

STL
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 17 (5.82%) Apache Pig
2 3 (1.03%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.19%) HTTP
1 21 (7.19%) TCP/IP
2 17 (5.82%) Firewall
2 17 (5.82%) SSL
3 14 (4.79%) Multicast
4 7 (2.40%) RTP
5 3 (1.03%) Network Security
5 3 (1.03%) VoIP
5 3 (1.03%) Wireless
6 2 (0.68%) Broadband
6 2 (0.68%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.34%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.34%) GSM
7 1 (0.34%) LTE
7 1 (0.34%) MGW
7 1 (0.34%) PBX
7 1 (0.34%) RANAP
7 1 (0.34%) SGSN
7 1 (0.34%) UMTS
7 1 (0.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (16.10%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.25%) MySQL
3 20 (6.85%) Big Data
3 20 (6.85%) Hadoop
4 19 (6.51%) Blockchain
5 17 (5.82%) Apache Hive
6 13 (4.45%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.74%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.68%) Redis
10 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 46 (15.75%) Git (software)
2 43 (14.73%) Visual Studio
3 23 (7.88%) JIRA
4 21 (7.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 20 (6.85%) Bitbucket
5 20 (6.85%) CodeSonar
5 20 (6.85%) git-flow
5 20 (6.85%) Robot Framework
5 20 (6.85%) Selenium
6 19 (6.51%) Hudson
7 15 (5.14%) Jenkins
8 14 (4.79%) Maven
9 12 (4.11%) Gradle
9 12 (4.11%) TeamCity
10 11 (3.77%) Subversion
11 7 (2.40%) Bugzilla
11 7 (2.40%) CruiseControl
11 7 (2.40%) Gemini Tracker
11 7 (2.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 6 (2.05%) CMake
General
1 76 (26.03%) Finance
2 27 (9.25%) Banking
3 9 (3.08%) Investment Banking
4 8 (2.74%) Marketing
4 8 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.71%) Electronics
5 5 (1.71%) Games
5 5 (1.71%) Law
5 5 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.68%) Automotive
6 2 (0.68%) Front Office
7 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 155 (53.08%) Developer
2 142 (48.63%) C++ Developer
3 101 (34.59%) Software Engineer
4 81 (27.74%) C++ Software Engineer
5 49 (16.78%) Software Developer
6 44 (15.07%) C++ Software Developer
7 28 (9.59%) Senior Software Engineer
8 24 (8.22%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 14 (4.79%) Computer Engineer
9 14 (4.79%) Computer Vision Engineer
10 13 (4.45%) C# Software Engineer
10 13 (4.45%) Java Engineer
10 13 (4.45%) Java Software Engineer
11 9 (3.08%) Blockchain Developer
11 9 (3.08%) Low Latency C++ Developer
12 8 (2.74%) Developer in Test
13 7 (2.40%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 7 (2.40%) Senior Developer
14 6 (2.05%) Consultant
14 6 (2.05%) Real Time Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (54.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 80 (27.40%) MFC
3 49 (16.78%) .NET
4 41 (14.04%) COM
5 40 (13.70%) .NET Framework
6 38 (13.01%) OpenCV
7 25 (8.56%) XML
8 23 (7.88%) Java EE
8 23 (7.88%) REST
8 23 (7.88%) SOAP
9 21 (7.19%) ASP.NET
9 21 (7.19%) LAMP
9 21 (7.19%) Node.js
9 21 (7.19%) RabbitMQ
9 21 (7.19%) Web Services
10 20 (6.85%) Django
10 20 (6.85%) Spring MVC
11 13 (4.45%) FIX Protocol
12 12 (4.11%) ATL
13 6 (2.05%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.99%) Robotics
2 29 (9.93%) Fintech
3 28 (9.59%) Algorithms
4 22 (7.53%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.05%) Equities
8 5 (1.71%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.37%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.37%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.03%) Cybercrime
10 3 (1.03%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (1.03%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.03%) Derivative
10 3 (1.03%) Spread Betting
10 3 (1.03%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.34%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 109 (37.33%) Linux
2 88 (30.14%) Windows
3 20 (6.85%) Android
3 20 (6.85%) Apple iOS
3 20 (6.85%) Mac OS X
4 16 (5.48%) Unix
5 3 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (1.03%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.34%) CentOS
6 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.34%) Robot Operating System
6 1 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (54.45%) Multithreading
2 134 (45.89%) Software Engineering
3 59 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (18.15%) Artificial Intelligence
4 53 (18.15%) Machine Learning
5 51 (17.47%) TDD
6 50 (17.12%) OO
7 49 (16.78%) SDLC
8 37 (12.67%) Low Latency
9 36 (12.33%) Scrum
10 34 (11.64%) Computer Science
10 34 (11.64%) Computer Vision
11 32 (10.96%) Kanban
11 32 (10.96%) Neural Network
12 30 (10.27%) SOA
13 29 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (9.25%) Problem-Solving
15 26 (8.90%) Multithreaded Programming
16 24 (8.22%) Cybersecurity
16 24 (8.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 292 (100.00%) C++
2 107 (36.64%) Python
3 94 (32.19%) C
4 81 (27.74%) C#
5 75 (25.68%) SQL
6 52 (17.81%) Java
7 42 (14.38%) Bash Shell
8 27 (9.25%) JavaScript
9 23 (7.88%) Objective-C
10 22 (7.53%) PowerShell
11 20 (6.85%) Perl
12 17 (5.82%) PHP
13 6 (2.05%) Embedded C++
14 5 (1.71%) VB
14 5 (1.71%) VBA
14 5 (1.71%) VC++
15 3 (1.03%) Ruby
16 2 (0.68%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.68%) VB6
Qualifications
1 41 (14.04%) Degree
2 28 (9.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (8.22%) Security Cleared
4 20 (6.85%) CCNA
4 20 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (6.85%) CISSP
4 20 (6.85%) CompTIA Security+
4 20 (6.85%) DV Cleared
4 20 (6.85%) GIAC
4 20 (6.85%) Linux+ Certification
4 20 (6.85%) MCSE
4 20 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (6.85%) Network+ Certification
4 20 (6.85%) SANS
4 20 (6.85%) SSCP
5 4 (1.37%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.68%) PhD
8 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 23 (7.88%) Docker
2 20 (6.85%) vSphere
3 16 (5.48%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 32 (10.96%) Puppet
2 20 (6.85%) Salt
3 13 (4.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 78 (26.71%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.19%) Oracle
3 4 (1.37%) SAP
4 3 (1.03%) Tradeweb
5 1 (0.34%) Cisco
5 1 (0.34%) Google
5 1 (0.34%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.34%) Sybase
5 1 (0.34%) Twitter