Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Standard Template Library (STL)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 394 398 447
Rank change year-on-year +4 +49 -17
Permanent jobs citing STL 121 157 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.46% 0.52% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.15% 1.17% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 95 154 92
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,750 £92,500
England median annual salary £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% -9.09% +4.76%

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 10,527 13,395 11,861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.93% 44.26% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8,968 11,790 10,274
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £29,250 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £53,321 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.64% +5.26% -

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 25 June 2019.

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 25 June 2019. 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
Surrey +37 36 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Hampshire +26 31 £50,000 -9.09%
Thames Valley +8 31 £55,000 - 2
West Sussex -34 23 £40,000 -15.79%
Berkshire -10 20 £55,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +38 11 £51,250 -6.82%
STL
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, 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.

1 120 (99.17%) C++
2 70 (57.85%) Multithreading
3 64 (52.89%) Software Engineering
4 50 (41.32%) C#
5 47 (38.84%) Windows
6 46 (38.02%) MFC
7 45 (37.19%) OO
8 43 (35.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 36 (29.75%) Linux
10 30 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (23.14%) Qt
11 28 (23.14%) XML
12 27 (22.31%) Web Services
12 27 (22.31%) Microsoft
13 26 (21.49%) SQL
13 26 (21.49%) Algorithms
14 25 (20.66%) C
15 24 (19.83%) SDLC
16 23 (19.01%) Visual Studio
17 22 (18.18%) Python
18 21 (17.36%) .NET
19 20 (16.53%) Computer Science
20 19 (15.70%) Problem-Solving
21 18 (14.88%) Computer Science Degree
21 18 (14.88%) Degree
22 17 (14.05%) SQL Server
22 17 (14.05%) Data Structures
23 16 (13.22%) Client/Server
23 16 (13.22%) Mathematics
24 15 (12.40%) TDD

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 6 (4.96%) Apache
2 1 (0.83%) Confluence
2 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.26%) VoIP
2 7 (5.79%) Asterisk PBX
2 7 (5.79%) Diameter Protocol
2 7 (5.79%) GSM
2 7 (5.79%) LTE
2 7 (5.79%) MGW
2 7 (5.79%) PBX
2 7 (5.79%) RANAP
2 7 (5.79%) RTP
2 7 (5.79%) SGSN
2 7 (5.79%) UMTS
2 7 (5.79%) Wireshark
3 3 (2.48%) Network Security
3 3 (2.48%) Wireless
4 1 (0.83%) HTTP
4 1 (0.83%) RS-232
4 1 (0.83%) RS-485
4 1 (0.83%) Software-Defined Radio
4 1 (0.83%) SSH
4 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.48%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.65%) Big Data
4 1 (0.83%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (0.83%) GIS
4 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (19.01%) Visual Studio
2 10 (8.26%) Subversion
3 9 (7.44%) CppUnit
3 9 (7.44%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.44%) JUnit
3 9 (7.44%) NUnit
4 7 (5.79%) GCC
4 7 (5.79%) GDB
4 7 (5.79%) Trac
5 4 (3.31%) JIRA
6 3 (2.48%) Bugzilla
6 3 (2.48%) CruiseControl
6 3 (2.48%) Gemini Tracker
6 3 (2.48%) Hudson
6 3 (2.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.65%) Selenium
7 2 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.83%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.83%) CMake
General
1 12 (9.92%) Finance
2 7 (5.79%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.65%) Electronics
3 2 (1.65%) Games
4 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 69 (57.02%) Software Engineer
2 66 (54.55%) C++ Software Engineer
3 50 (41.32%) Developer
4 46 (38.02%) C++ Developer
5 28 (23.14%) Senior Software Engineer
6 26 (21.49%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 19 (15.70%) Software Developer
8 18 (14.88%) C++ Software Developer
9 10 (8.26%) Development Engineer
9 10 (8.26%) Software Development Engineer
10 9 (7.44%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (7.44%) Senior Development Engineer
10 9 (7.44%) Senior Software Development Engineer
11 6 (4.96%) C# Software Engineer
12 4 (3.31%) C# Developer
13 3 (2.48%) C# Software Developer
13 3 (2.48%) C++/C# Developer
13 3 (2.48%) Embedded Developer
13 3 (2.48%) Embedded Software Developer
13 3 (2.48%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (38.02%) MFC
2 43 (35.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 28 (23.14%) Qt
3 28 (23.14%) XML
4 27 (22.31%) Web Services
5 21 (17.36%) .NET
6 15 (12.40%) .NET Framework
7 14 (11.57%) ATL
7 14 (11.57%) COM
8 12 (9.92%) WPF
9 9 (7.44%) DirectX
9 9 (7.44%) OpenGL
10 7 (5.79%) JTAPI
11 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET
12 4 (3.31%) Swing
13 3 (2.48%) AngularJS
13 3 (2.48%) Apache NiFi
13 3 (2.48%) POCO
13 3 (2.48%) POSIX
13 3 (2.48%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.49%) Algorithms
2 17 (14.05%) Data Structures
3 16 (13.22%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.31%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (3.31%) Robotics
5 2 (1.65%) Animation
6 1 (0.83%) CAN bus
6 1 (0.83%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.83%) User Experience
6 1 (0.83%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 47 (38.84%) Windows
2 36 (29.75%) Linux
3 4 (3.31%) Unix
4 1 (0.83%) Android
4 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.83%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (57.85%) Multithreading
2 64 (52.89%) Software Engineering
3 45 (37.19%) OO
4 30 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (19.83%) SDLC
6 20 (16.53%) Computer Science
7 19 (15.70%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (13.22%) Mathematics
9 15 (12.40%) TDD
10 14 (11.57%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (11.57%) Low Latency
10 14 (11.57%) Refactoring
10 14 (11.57%) Software Testing
11 13 (10.74%) Scrum
11 13 (10.74%) SOA
12 12 (9.92%) Fintech
13 11 (9.09%) Concurrent Programming
13 11 (9.09%) Unit Testing
14 9 (7.44%) Integration Testing
14 9 (7.44%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 120 (99.17%) C++
2 50 (41.32%) C#
3 26 (21.49%) SQL
4 25 (20.66%) C
5 22 (18.18%) Python
6 15 (12.40%) Java
7 4 (3.31%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.48%) Embedded C++
8 3 (2.48%) Ruby
9 2 (1.65%) VB
9 2 (1.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (14.88%) Computer Science Degree
1 18 (14.88%) Degree
2 4 (3.31%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) systemd
Vendors
1 27 (22.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.79%) Cisco
3 1 (0.83%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.83%) Infor