Period
to 20 October 2018

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

Standard Template Library (STL)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 381 459 404
Rank change year-on-year +78 -55 +30
Permanent jobs citing STL 164 88 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.57% 0.30% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% 0.73% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 134 86 208
South East median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £72,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -8.70%

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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12,439 12,093 13,820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 43.03% 41.90% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10,769 10,464 12,167
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,450 £27,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £64,175
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

STL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing STL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for STL in the South East

STL
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for STL in the South East

STL
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing STL in the South East over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for STL in the South East

STL
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STL within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 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
Thames Valley +78 94 £60,000 +9.09% 9
Berkshire +31 55 £55,000 - 2
West Sussex +11 39 £47,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +28 37 £60,000 +71.43% 6
Hampshire -14 20 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Surrey +19 12 £40,000 -23.81% 7
Buckinghamshire +13 2 £40,000 +33.33% 1
STL
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for STL.

1 164 (100.00%) C++
2 117 (71.34%) Software Engineering
3 113 (68.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 83 (50.61%) MFC
5 80 (48.78%) Multithreading
6 74 (45.12%) Linux
7 63 (38.41%) C#
8 60 (36.59%) TDD
8 60 (36.59%) OpenCV
9 57 (34.76%) SQL
10 51 (31.10%) C
11 49 (29.88%) Visual Studio
11 49 (29.88%) Python
11 49 (29.88%) Agile Software Development
12 46 (28.05%) Windows
13 42 (25.61%) Degree
14 37 (22.56%) Microsoft
15 36 (21.95%) SDLC
16 35 (21.34%) Robotics
16 35 (21.34%) COM
17 34 (20.73%) Artificial Intelligence
17 34 (20.73%) Machine Learning
17 34 (20.73%) Computer Vision
18 32 (19.51%) Neural Network
19 31 (18.90%) Computer Science
20 28 (17.07%) Computer Science Degree
21 24 (14.63%) .NET
21 24 (14.63%) XML
22 22 (13.41%) OO
22 22 (13.41%) .NET Framework

STL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (0.61%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.10%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.10%) MySQL
2 2 (1.22%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 49 (29.88%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.88%) Bugzilla
2 8 (4.88%) CruiseControl
2 8 (4.88%) Gemini Tracker
2 8 (4.88%) Hudson
2 8 (4.88%) Subversion
2 8 (4.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (1.83%) CMake
3 3 (1.83%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.61%) PVCS
General
1 21 (12.80%) Marketing
2 3 (1.83%) Automotive
2 3 (1.83%) Finance
2 3 (1.83%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.61%) Games
3 1 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 94 (57.32%) Software Engineer
2 78 (47.56%) C++ Software Engineer
3 45 (27.44%) Developer
4 39 (23.78%) Software Developer
5 34 (20.73%) Senior Software Engineer
6 33 (20.12%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 29 (17.68%) C++ Developer
8 24 (14.63%) C++ Software Developer
9 22 (13.41%) Embedded Engineer
10 21 (12.80%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 16 (9.76%) Computer Engineer
11 16 (9.76%) Computer Vision Engineer
12 12 (7.32%) Embedded C++ Engineer
13 11 (6.71%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
14 8 (4.88%) Embedded Developer
14 8 (4.88%) Embedded Software Developer
14 8 (4.88%) Senior Developer
14 8 (4.88%) Senior Software Developer
15 5 (3.05%) C# Software Engineer
15 5 (3.05%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (68.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 83 (50.61%) MFC
3 60 (36.59%) OpenCV
4 35 (21.34%) COM
5 24 (14.63%) .NET
5 24 (14.63%) XML
6 22 (13.41%) .NET Framework
7 18 (10.98%) Web Services
8 16 (9.76%) Qt
9 11 (6.71%) ATL
10 8 (4.88%) REST
10 8 (4.88%) SOAP
11 6 (3.66%) Entity Framework
11 6 (3.66%) WPF
11 6 (3.66%) XSD
11 6 (3.66%) XSLT
12 2 (1.22%) ASP.NET
12 2 (1.22%) OpenCL
13 1 (0.61%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 1 (0.61%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 35 (21.34%) Robotics
2 31 (18.90%) Computer Science
3 15 (9.15%) Algorithms
3 15 (9.15%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (6.71%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (4.27%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.83%) Life Science
7 2 (1.22%) CUDA
7 2 (1.22%) Fintech
8 1 (0.61%) GPGPU
8 1 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.61%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 74 (45.12%) Linux
2 46 (28.05%) Windows
3 9 (5.49%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.61%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (71.34%) Software Engineering
2 80 (48.78%) Multithreading
3 60 (36.59%) TDD
4 49 (29.88%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (21.95%) SDLC
6 34 (20.73%) Artificial Intelligence
6 34 (20.73%) Computer Vision
6 34 (20.73%) Machine Learning
7 32 (19.51%) Neural Network
8 22 (13.41%) OO
9 21 (12.80%) Multithreaded Programming
9 21 (12.80%) SOA
10 18 (10.98%) UML
11 17 (10.37%) Unit Testing
12 12 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (7.32%) OOD
13 11 (6.71%) Embedded Software Development
13 11 (6.71%) Memory Management
13 11 (6.71%) OOA/OOD
14 10 (6.10%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 164 (100.00%) C++
2 63 (38.41%) C#
3 57 (34.76%) SQL
4 51 (31.10%) C
5 49 (29.88%) Python
6 12 (7.32%) Embedded C++
7 11 (6.71%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.22%) Java
8 2 (1.22%) VC++
9 1 (0.61%) Fortran
9 1 (0.61%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.61%) Perl
9 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (25.61%) Degree
2 28 (17.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (22.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.22%) Oracle
3 1 (0.61%) QNX