Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Standard Template Library (STL)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 777 854 734
Rank change year-on-year +77 -120 -80
Permanent jobs citing STL 349 329 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.50% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 284 247 448
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -8.70%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £110,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -9.09%

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 61,688 66,037 70,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.17% 40.36% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 51,381 55,037 61,240
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,825 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £51,387 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.77% +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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 2018. 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 +84 170 £55,000 +15.79% 20
London -17 106 £70,000 +27.27% 34
South West +17 26 £45,000 - 1
East of England -14 25 £55,000 -2.22% 13
North of England +17 16 £45,000 +5.88% 1
North West +26 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Midlands +24 5 £47,500 +58.33%
West Midlands +29 4 £47,500 +58.33%
Yorkshire +18 1 £42,500 -
East Midlands -9 1 - -
STL
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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.

1 349 (100.00%) C++
2 197 (56.45%) Software Engineering
3 185 (53.01%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 178 (51.00%) Multithreading
5 166 (47.56%) Linux
6 150 (42.98%) Python
7 143 (40.97%) C
8 128 (36.68%) C#
9 120 (34.38%) Windows
10 92 (26.36%) SQL
10 92 (26.36%) Microsoft
11 90 (25.79%) MFC
12 88 (25.21%) Agile Software Development
13 83 (23.78%) Java
14 82 (23.50%) Finance
14 82 (23.50%) Bash Shell
15 79 (22.64%) Degree
16 76 (21.78%) .NET
17 72 (20.63%) TDD
18 68 (19.48%) .NET Framework
19 67 (19.20%) SQL Server
20 64 (18.34%) Git (software)
21 62 (17.77%) OpenCV
22 58 (16.62%) Computer Science
23 56 (16.05%) Artificial Intelligence
24 55 (15.76%) JavaScript
24 55 (15.76%) Scrum
24 55 (15.76%) Machine Learning
25 54 (15.47%) MySQL
26 53 (15.19%) Visual Studio

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 43 (12.32%) Apache Pig
2 4 (1.15%) Confluence
3 1 (0.29%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (14.61%) HTTP
2 46 (13.18%) TCP/IP
3 43 (12.32%) Firewall
3 43 (12.32%) SSL
4 18 (5.16%) Multicast
5 10 (2.87%) RTP
6 2 (0.57%) Broadband
6 2 (0.57%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.57%) Network Security
7 1 (0.29%) DLNA
7 1 (0.29%) Internet
7 1 (0.29%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
7 1 (0.29%) UPnP
7 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (19.20%) SQL Server
2 54 (15.47%) MySQL
3 49 (14.04%) Big Data
4 44 (12.61%) Hadoop
5 43 (12.32%) Apache Hive
6 10 (2.87%) Blockchain
7 8 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.57%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.57%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 64 (18.34%) Git (software)
2 53 (15.19%) Visual Studio
3 49 (14.04%) JIRA
4 45 (12.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 44 (12.61%) Bitbucket
5 44 (12.61%) CodeSonar
5 44 (12.61%) git-flow
5 44 (12.61%) Robot Framework
5 44 (12.61%) Selenium
6 10 (2.87%) Subversion
7 9 (2.58%) Hudson
8 8 (2.29%) Bugzilla
8 8 (2.29%) CruiseControl
8 8 (2.29%) Gemini Tracker
8 8 (2.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (1.72%) CMake
10 4 (1.15%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.86%) Maven
12 2 (0.57%) Ant
12 2 (0.57%) Eclipse
General
1 82 (23.50%) Finance
2 40 (11.46%) Banking
3 25 (7.16%) Marketing
4 15 (4.30%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.01%) Games
6 6 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.43%) Front Office
7 5 (1.43%) Law
7 5 (1.43%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.15%) Electronics
9 3 (0.86%) Automotive
10 1 (0.29%) Legal
10 1 (0.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 159 (45.56%) Developer
1 159 (45.56%) Software Engineer
2 138 (39.54%) C++ Developer
3 131 (37.54%) C++ Software Engineer
4 50 (14.33%) Software Developer
5 38 (10.89%) Java Engineer
5 38 (10.89%) Java Software Engineer
6 37 (10.60%) C# Software Engineer
7 36 (10.32%) Senior Software Engineer
8 35 (10.03%) C++ Software Developer
9 34 (9.74%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 22 (6.30%) Embedded Engineer
11 21 (6.02%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 17 (4.87%) Computer Engineer
12 17 (4.87%) Computer Vision Engineer
13 16 (4.58%) Senior Developer
14 15 (4.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 14 (4.01%) Low Latency C++ Developer
16 12 (3.44%) Embedded C++ Engineer
17 11 (3.15%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (53.01%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 90 (25.79%) MFC
3 76 (21.78%) .NET
4 68 (19.48%) .NET Framework
5 62 (17.77%) OpenCV
6 52 (14.90%) REST
6 52 (14.90%) SOAP
7 49 (14.04%) Java EE
8 46 (13.18%) ASP.NET
9 44 (12.61%) Django
9 44 (12.61%) LAMP
9 44 (12.61%) Node.js
9 44 (12.61%) RabbitMQ
9 44 (12.61%) Spring MVC
10 37 (10.60%) COM
11 27 (7.74%) XML
12 22 (6.30%) Qt
13 19 (5.44%) Web Services
14 11 (3.15%) ATL
15 9 (2.58%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (16.62%) Computer Science
2 37 (10.60%) Robotics
3 36 (10.32%) Algorithms
4 19 (5.44%) Fintech
5 16 (4.58%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (4.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (4.01%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (3.15%) Embedded Systems
9 9 (2.58%) Hedge funds
10 8 (2.29%) Virtual Team
11 7 (2.01%) Client/Server
11 7 (2.01%) Equities
12 3 (0.86%) CUDA
12 3 (0.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (0.86%) Life Science
13 2 (0.57%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.57%) Device Driver
13 2 (0.57%) Fixed Income
14 1 (0.29%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 166 (47.56%) Linux
2 120 (34.38%) Windows
3 45 (12.89%) Android
4 44 (12.61%) Apple iOS
4 44 (12.61%) Mac OS X
5 34 (9.74%) Unix
6 14 (4.01%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.86%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.29%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (56.45%) Software Engineering
2 178 (51.00%) Multithreading
3 88 (25.21%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (20.63%) TDD
5 56 (16.05%) Artificial Intelligence
6 55 (15.76%) Machine Learning
6 55 (15.76%) Scrum
7 53 (15.19%) Cybersecurity
7 53 (15.19%) OO
8 50 (14.33%) Test Automation
9 49 (14.04%) Ethical Hacking
9 49 (14.04%) Penetration Testing
9 49 (14.04%) Reverse Engineering
10 46 (13.18%) SDLC
11 45 (12.89%) Kanban
12 44 (12.61%) API Design
13 43 (12.32%) User Stories
14 39 (11.17%) Neural Network
15 36 (10.32%) Computer Vision
16 35 (10.03%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 349 (100.00%) C++
2 150 (42.98%) Python
3 143 (40.97%) C
4 128 (36.68%) C#
5 92 (26.36%) SQL
6 83 (23.78%) Java
7 82 (23.50%) Bash Shell
8 55 (15.76%) JavaScript
9 49 (14.04%) Objective-C
10 48 (13.75%) PowerShell
11 43 (12.32%) PHP
12 26 (7.45%) Perl
13 16 (4.58%) Embedded C++
14 10 (2.87%) VC++
15 5 (1.43%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.43%) VB
15 5 (1.43%) VBA
16 2 (0.57%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.57%) Ruby
17 1 (0.29%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 79 (22.64%) Degree
2 51 (14.61%) Security Cleared
3 48 (13.75%) CCNA
3 48 (13.75%) Cisco Certification
3 48 (13.75%) CISSP
3 48 (13.75%) CompTIA Security+
3 48 (13.75%) DV Cleared
3 48 (13.75%) GIAC
3 48 (13.75%) Linux+ Certification
3 48 (13.75%) MCSE
3 48 (13.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (13.75%) Network+ Certification
3 48 (13.75%) SANS
3 48 (13.75%) SSCP
4 41 (11.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (2.87%) Master's Degree
5 10 (2.87%) Numerate Degree
6 7 (2.01%) PhD
7 5 (1.43%) MPhil
8 2 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 44 (12.61%) Docker
1 44 (12.61%) vSphere
2 7 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 45 (12.89%) Puppet
2 44 (12.61%) Salt
3 1 (0.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 92 (26.36%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.02%) Oracle
3 8 (2.29%) Tradeweb
4 3 (0.86%) SAP
5 2 (0.57%) Google
6 1 (0.29%) Intel
6 1 (0.29%) QNX