Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Standard Template Library (STL)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 399 432 428
Rank change year-on-year +33 -4 +42
Permanent jobs citing STL 150 106 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.49% 0.35% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 0.87% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 141 98 189
South East median annual salary £47,500 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.32% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,900
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £61,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -4.55%

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 13,450 12,238 15,119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.04% 40.90% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11,752 10,632 13,513
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +38 78 £55,000 +4.76% 8
Berkshire +24 59 £55,000 - 4
West Sussex +36 46 £47,500 - 2
Oxfordshire +8 17 £60,000 +71.43% 4
Hampshire -20 15 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Surrey +13 12 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Buckinghamshire +2 2 £40,000 +3.23%
STL
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 150 (100.00%) C++
2 121 (80.67%) Software Engineering
3 113 (75.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 92 (61.33%) MFC
5 88 (58.67%) C#
6 78 (52.00%) TDD
7 75 (50.00%) Visual Studio
8 71 (47.33%) Windows
9 67 (44.67%) SQL
9 67 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
10 61 (40.67%) Multithreading
11 58 (38.67%) Degree
12 52 (34.67%) Linux
13 47 (31.33%) Computer Science
14 42 (28.00%) C
15 41 (27.33%) OpenCV
15 41 (27.33%) Computer Science Degree
16 40 (26.67%) UML
17 33 (22.00%) Microsoft
17 33 (22.00%) SDLC
18 32 (21.33%) COM
19 29 (19.33%) Qt
20 27 (18.00%) Marketing
21 21 (14.00%) Python
22 20 (13.33%) Unit Testing
23 19 (12.67%) Embedded C++
24 18 (12.00%) XML
25 17 (11.33%) Embedded Software Development
25 17 (11.33%) Multithreaded Programming
26 16 (10.67%) Deep Learning

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 (0.67%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.00%) RTP
2 2 (1.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (1.33%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (1.33%) GGSN
2 2 (1.33%) GSM
2 2 (1.33%) LTE
2 2 (1.33%) MGW
2 2 (1.33%) PBX
2 2 (1.33%) RANAP
2 2 (1.33%) SGSN
2 2 (1.33%) UMTS
2 2 (1.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 75 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.67%) Subversion
3 8 (5.33%) Bugzilla
3 8 (5.33%) CruiseControl
3 8 (5.33%) Gemini Tracker
3 8 (5.33%) Hudson
3 8 (5.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.33%) GCC
4 2 (1.33%) GDB
4 2 (1.33%) Trac
5 1 (0.67%) PVCS
General
1 27 (18.00%) Marketing
2 2 (1.33%) Finance
2 2 (1.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.67%) Automotive
3 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 116 (77.33%) Software Engineer
2 101 (67.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 54 (36.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 49 (32.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 29 (19.33%) Developer
6 28 (18.67%) Embedded Engineer
7 27 (18.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 24 (16.00%) Software Developer
9 19 (12.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 18 (12.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 11 (7.33%) C++ Developer
12 8 (5.33%) Embedded Developer
12 8 (5.33%) Embedded Software Developer
13 7 (4.67%) C++ Software Developer
13 7 (4.67%) Senior Developer
13 7 (4.67%) Senior Software Developer
14 5 (3.33%) C# Software Engineer
14 5 (3.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
15 4 (2.67%) Computer Engineer
15 4 (2.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (75.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 92 (61.33%) MFC
3 41 (27.33%) OpenCV
4 32 (21.33%) COM
5 29 (19.33%) Qt
6 18 (12.00%) XML
7 11 (7.33%) .NET
8 10 (6.67%) .NET Framework
9 7 (4.67%) Web Services
9 7 (4.67%) WPF
10 6 (4.00%) Entity Framework
11 4 (2.67%) REST
11 4 (2.67%) SOAP
12 3 (2.00%) ATL
12 3 (2.00%) XSD
12 3 (2.00%) XSLT
13 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET
13 1 (0.67%) OpenCL
13 1 (0.67%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 47 (31.33%) Computer Science
2 16 (10.67%) Embedded Systems
3 13 (8.67%) Client/Server
4 12 (8.00%) Algorithms
5 11 (7.33%) Robotics
6 10 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.67%) CUDA
8 3 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (2.00%) User Experience
9 2 (1.33%) Life Science
10 1 (0.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 71 (47.33%) Windows
2 52 (34.67%) Linux
3 9 (6.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.67%) OpenVMS
4 1 (0.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (80.67%) Software Engineering
2 78 (52.00%) TDD
3 67 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (40.67%) Multithreading
5 40 (26.67%) UML
6 33 (22.00%) SDLC
7 20 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 17 (11.33%) Embedded Software Development
8 17 (11.33%) Multithreaded Programming
9 16 (10.67%) Deep Learning
9 16 (10.67%) Image Processing
10 12 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
11 10 (6.67%) Computer Vision
11 10 (6.67%) Machine Learning
11 10 (6.67%) Neural Network
12 8 (5.33%) Issue Tracking
13 7 (4.67%) OO
14 6 (4.00%) Mathematics
15 5 (3.33%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 150 (100.00%) C++
2 88 (58.67%) C#
3 67 (44.67%) SQL
4 42 (28.00%) C
5 21 (14.00%) Python
6 19 (12.67%) Embedded C++
7 5 (3.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.67%) Fortran
8 1 (0.67%) Java
8 1 (0.67%) Perl
8 1 (0.67%) Ruby
8 1 (0.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 58 (38.67%) Degree
2 41 (27.33%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 33 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.00%) Oracle
3 2 (1.33%) Cisco
4 1 (0.67%) QNX