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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Standard Template Library (STL)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 150 149
Rank change year-on-year +8 -1  
Permanent jobs citing STL 1 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.043% 0.21% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.099% 0.56% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 11
Median salary - £41,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1013 1066 1189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 43.14% 36.64% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 641 645 730
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

STL
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +6 1 - -
STL
UK

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region with a requirement for STL.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) MFC
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) React
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
5 1 (20.00%) Derivative
5 1 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) OpenMP
5 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (20.00%) PACS
5 1 (20.00%) Linux

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Image Processing Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (60.00%) MFC
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) React
4 1 (20.00%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (20.00%) Derivative
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (20.00%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
4 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree