Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Standard Template Library (STL)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 193 232
Rank change year-on-year -30 +39 -16
Permanent jobs citing STL 4 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.073% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.28% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.60% +7.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,000 £37,050
90th Percentile £48,875 £44,000 £46,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £56,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.50% -5.83% +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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,217 1,778 2,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.36% 37.89% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,491 1,155 1,325
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +0.00%

STL
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for STL in Scotland

STL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for STL in Scotland

STL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STL within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Edinburgh -21 3 £35,000 -18.60%
Midlothian - 1 £35,000 -
STL
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for STL.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) MFC
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Linux Kernel Development
3 2 (50.00%) Yocto
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Life Science
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Image Processing
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (25.00%) ONVIF
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) GStreamer
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) Firmware

STL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) RTSP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (50.00%) MFC
2 2 (50.00%) Yocto
3 1 (25.00%) GStreamer
3 1 (25.00%) ONVIF
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Kernel Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Sony