Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Standard Template Library (STL)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 417 404 434
Rank change year-on-year -13 +30 +110
Permanent jobs citing STL 133 188 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.43% 0.54% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 1.41% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 128 191 217
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% -4.35% -

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 12909 13287 16471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.18% 38.32% 38.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11222 11689 14261
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,343 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,925 £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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +22 50 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Surrey +5 35 £52,500 +10.53% 7
Thames Valley -52 31 £55,000 -4.35% 2
Hampshire +25 17 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -74 11 £55,000 -4.35% 1
Berkshire +37 10 £70,000 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire +14 10 £32,500 -35.00% 1
STL
England

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

1 132 (99.25%) C++
2 121 (90.98%) Software Engineering
3 83 (62.41%) Windows
4 76 (57.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 72 (54.14%) C#
5 72 (54.14%) MFC
6 66 (49.62%) Multithreading
7 62 (46.62%) Agile Software Development
8 57 (42.86%) TDD
9 56 (42.11%) Linux
10 49 (36.84%) Visual Studio
11 46 (34.59%) SQL
12 45 (33.83%) Degree
13 42 (31.58%) XML
14 40 (30.08%) Computer Science
15 39 (29.32%) Computer Science Degree
16 38 (28.57%) UML
17 37 (27.82%) Client/Server
17 37 (27.82%) Multithreaded Programming
18 36 (27.07%) Telecoms
19 34 (25.56%) OO
20 32 (24.06%) Subversion
21 29 (21.80%) GCC
21 29 (21.80%) Cross-Platform Development
22 28 (21.05%) Greenfield Project
23 24 (18.05%) GDB
23 24 (18.05%) Trac
23 24 (18.05%) Asterisk PBX
23 24 (18.05%) Diameter Protocol
23 24 (18.05%) LTE

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.05%) Asterisk PBX
1 24 (18.05%) Diameter Protocol
1 24 (18.05%) GSM
1 24 (18.05%) LTE
1 24 (18.05%) PBX
1 24 (18.05%) RANAP
1 24 (18.05%) RTP
1 24 (18.05%) UMTS
1 24 (18.05%) Wireshark
2 23 (17.29%) MGW
2 23 (17.29%) SGSN
3 22 (16.54%) GGSN
4 9 (6.77%) HTTP
4 9 (6.77%) SNMP
5 6 (4.51%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.76%) VoIP
7 3 (2.26%) Internet
8 1 (0.75%) DHCP
8 1 (0.75%) DNS
8 1 (0.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.77%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (4.51%) MySQL
3 4 (3.01%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 49 (36.84%) Visual Studio
2 32 (24.06%) Subversion
3 29 (21.80%) GCC
4 24 (18.05%) GDB
4 24 (18.05%) Trac
5 9 (6.77%) Git (software)
6 8 (6.02%) Bugzilla
6 8 (6.02%) CruiseControl
6 8 (6.02%) Hudson
6 8 (6.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (3.01%) Clang
8 1 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 36 (27.07%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.77%) Finance
3 9 (6.77%) Automotive
4 6 (4.51%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.26%) Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 114 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 94 (70.68%) C++ Software Engineer
3 67 (50.38%) Senior Software Engineer
4 47 (35.34%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 20 (15.04%) Telecoms Engineer
5 20 (15.04%) Telecoms Software Engineer
6 18 (13.53%) Developer
7 17 (12.78%) C++ Developer
8 10 (7.52%) Core Network Engineer
8 10 (7.52%) Network Engineer
9 9 (6.77%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (6.77%) Software Developer
10 8 (6.02%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) C++ Software Developer
10 8 (6.02%) Senior C# Software Engineer
11 5 (3.76%) Junior
12 4 (3.01%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
12 4 (3.01%) Junior Software Engineer
12 4 (3.01%) Linux Developer
13 3 (2.26%) C/C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (57.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 72 (54.14%) MFC
3 42 (31.58%) XML
4 21 (15.79%) Web Services
5 10 (7.52%) Qt
6 6 (4.51%) XML Schema
7 5 (3.76%) COM
8 4 (3.01%) HTML
8 4 (3.01%) JSON
8 4 (3.01%) WebSockets
9 3 (2.26%) WPF
10 1 (0.75%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.75%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 40 (30.08%) Computer Science
2 37 (27.82%) Client/Server
3 28 (21.05%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (12.03%) Algorithms
5 8 (6.02%) CUDA
6 3 (2.26%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 83 (62.41%) Windows
2 56 (42.11%) Linux
3 16 (12.03%) Unix
4 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (90.98%) Software Engineering
2 66 (49.62%) Multithreading
3 62 (46.62%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (42.86%) TDD
5 38 (28.57%) UML
6 37 (27.82%) Multithreaded Programming
7 34 (25.56%) OO
8 29 (21.80%) Cross-Platform Development
9 17 (12.78%) SDLC
10 16 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (10.53%) OOP
12 8 (6.02%) Issue Tracking
12 8 (6.02%) Software Testing
13 7 (5.26%) Static Code Analysis
14 6 (4.51%) Data Modelling
15 5 (3.76%) Unit Testing
16 4 (3.01%) High Availability
16 4 (3.01%) Use Case
16 4 (3.01%) Waterfall
17 1 (0.75%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 132 (99.25%) C++
2 72 (54.14%) C#
3 46 (34.59%) SQL
4 23 (17.29%) C
5 12 (9.02%) Python
6 7 (5.26%) Perl
7 4 (3.01%) R
8 1 (0.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 45 (33.83%) Degree
2 39 (29.32%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.75%) Firmware
1 1 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (18.05%) Cisco
2 5 (3.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle
4 1 (0.75%) Dell
4 1 (0.75%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.75%) VMware