Period
to 20 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Standard Template Library (STL)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 373 426 452
Rank change year-on-year +53 +26 +46
Permanent jobs citing STL 171 144 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.55% 0.45% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.29% 1.18% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 159 144 200
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £56,500 £60,500
% change year-on-year -7.08% -6.61% +5.22%

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 13,269 12,196 16,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.98% 38.25% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11,544 10,583 14,089
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +8.64%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 20 January 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 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
West Sussex +56 79 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Surrey +39 50 £55,000 +15.79% 6
Thames Valley -38 32 £53,750 -2.27% 2
Oxfordshire -58 15 £55,000 -4.35% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 10 £32,500 -35.00%
Hampshire -14 9 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire +3 7 £52,500 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 - 1
STL
England

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

1 171 (100.00%) C++
2 164 (95.91%) Software Engineering
3 115 (67.25%) Windows
4 104 (60.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 101 (59.06%) C#
6 100 (58.48%) MFC
7 88 (51.46%) Agile Software Development
8 85 (49.71%) Multithreading
9 83 (48.54%) TDD
10 75 (43.86%) Visual Studio
11 65 (38.01%) Degree
12 64 (37.43%) Linux
13 63 (36.84%) Computer Science
14 61 (35.67%) Computer Science Degree
15 54 (31.58%) UML
16 51 (29.82%) SQL
17 49 (28.65%) Telecoms
18 48 (28.07%) XML
19 46 (26.90%) Multithreaded Programming
20 45 (26.32%) Client/Server
21 44 (25.73%) GCC
22 42 (24.56%) Cross-Platform Development
23 41 (23.98%) GDB
24 38 (22.22%) OO
24 38 (22.22%) Subversion
25 35 (20.47%) Greenfield Project
26 34 (19.88%) Diameter Protocol
26 34 (19.88%) Asterisk PBX
26 34 (19.88%) Trac
26 34 (19.88%) GGSN

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:

Communications & Networking
1 34 (19.88%) Asterisk PBX
1 34 (19.88%) Diameter Protocol
1 34 (19.88%) GGSN
1 34 (19.88%) GSM
1 34 (19.88%) LTE
1 34 (19.88%) MGW
1 34 (19.88%) PBX
1 34 (19.88%) RANAP
1 34 (19.88%) RTP
1 34 (19.88%) SGSN
1 34 (19.88%) UMTS
1 34 (19.88%) Wireshark
2 5 (2.92%) HTTP
2 5 (2.92%) SNMP
3 4 (2.34%) VoIP
4 3 (1.75%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.92%) MySQL
1 5 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 75 (43.86%) Visual Studio
2 44 (25.73%) GCC
3 41 (23.98%) GDB
4 38 (22.22%) Subversion
5 34 (19.88%) Trac
6 9 (5.26%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.34%) Bugzilla
7 4 (2.34%) CruiseControl
7 4 (2.34%) Hudson
7 4 (2.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.17%) Clang
General
1 49 (28.65%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.09%) Automotive
2 7 (4.09%) Finance
3 4 (2.34%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.75%) Banking
5 2 (1.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 159 (92.98%) Software Engineer
2 129 (75.44%) C++ Software Engineer
3 85 (49.71%) Senior Software Engineer
4 55 (32.16%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 26 (15.20%) Telecoms Engineer
5 26 (15.20%) Telecoms Software Engineer
6 17 (9.94%) Core Network Engineer
6 17 (9.94%) Network Engineer
7 13 (7.60%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (7.02%) Developer
9 10 (5.85%) C++ Developer
10 6 (3.51%) Software Developer
11 4 (2.34%) C# Software Engineer
11 4 (2.34%) C++ Software Developer
11 4 (2.34%) Senior C# Software Engineer
12 3 (1.75%) Agile Developer
12 3 (1.75%) Senior Agile Developer
12 3 (1.75%) Senior C++ Developer
12 3 (1.75%) Senior Developer
13 2 (1.17%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (60.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 100 (58.48%) MFC
3 48 (28.07%) XML
4 27 (15.79%) Web Services
5 17 (9.94%) Qt
6 4 (2.34%) XML Schema
7 3 (1.75%) WPF
8 2 (1.17%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.17%) COM
8 2 (1.17%) HTML
8 2 (1.17%) JSON
8 2 (1.17%) WebSockets
9 1 (0.58%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 63 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 45 (26.32%) Client/Server
3 35 (20.47%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (9.94%) Algorithms
5 13 (7.60%) CUDA
6 2 (1.17%) User Experience
7 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 115 (67.25%) Windows
2 64 (37.43%) Linux
3 13 (7.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (95.91%) Software Engineering
2 88 (51.46%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (49.71%) Multithreading
4 83 (48.54%) TDD
5 54 (31.58%) UML
6 46 (26.90%) Multithreaded Programming
7 42 (24.56%) Cross-Platform Development
8 38 (22.22%) OO
9 17 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (7.02%) OOP
10 12 (7.02%) SDLC
11 8 (4.68%) Software Testing
12 5 (2.92%) Static Code Analysis
13 4 (2.34%) Data Modelling
13 4 (2.34%) Issue Tracking
14 3 (1.75%) Concurrent Programming
14 3 (1.75%) Test Automation
15 2 (1.17%) Feasibility Study
15 2 (1.17%) Mathematical Modelling
15 2 (1.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 171 (100.00%) C++
2 101 (59.06%) C#
3 51 (29.82%) SQL
4 21 (12.28%) Python
5 20 (11.70%) C
6 5 (2.92%) Perl
7 2 (1.17%) Java
7 2 (1.17%) R
Qualifications
1 65 (38.01%) Degree
2 61 (35.67%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (1.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 34 (19.88%) Cisco
2 5 (2.92%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.34%) Oracle