The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for STL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited STL over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Standard Template Library (STL)
England / South West
Rank 227 234 218
Rank change year-on-year +7 -16  
Permanent jobs citing STL 11 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.32% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.82% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 22
Median salary £51,250 £75,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.66% +66.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £56,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £59,850
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% +2.94%  

STL is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2199 2320 2573
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 43.24% 39.48% 43.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1846 1963 2329
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

STL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing STL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for STL in the South West

STL
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for STL in the South West

STL
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STL within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -6 10 £52,500 -30.00%
Bristol +4 1 £47,500 -13.63%
STL
England

STL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 West region with a requirement for STL.

1 32 (100.00%) C++
1 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (96.88%) Security Cleared
2 31 (96.88%) Cybersecurity
3 30 (93.75%) Java EE
3 30 (93.75%) Multithreading
3 30 (93.75%) Objective-C
3 30 (93.75%) Java
3 30 (93.75%) C
3 30 (93.75%) C#
4 26 (81.25%) Python
4 26 (81.25%) Android
4 26 (81.25%) Hadoop
4 26 (81.25%) Apache Hive
4 26 (81.25%) Apple iOS
4 26 (81.25%) Big Data
4 26 (81.25%) Apache Pig
5 25 (78.13%) DV Cleared
6 22 (68.75%) Mobile Development
7 21 (65.63%) Mentoring
7 21 (65.63%) Coaching
7 21 (65.63%) User Stories
7 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
7 21 (65.63%) Games
7 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (53.13%) Spring
8 17 (53.13%) Hibernate
8 17 (53.13%) J2EE
8 17 (53.13%) WebLogic
8 17 (53.13%) EJB

STL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 26 (81.25%) Apache Pig
2 17 (53.13%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 9 (28.13%) Firewall
3 4 (12.50%) HTTP
3 4 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (81.25%) Apache Hive
1 26 (81.25%) Big Data
1 26 (81.25%) Hadoop
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (12.50%) Bitbucket
1 4 (12.50%) CodeSonar
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.50%) git-flow
1 4 (12.50%) JIRA
1 4 (12.50%) Robot Framework
1 4 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (3.13%) GoogleTest
General
1 21 (65.63%) Games
2 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Software Engineer
2 15 (46.88%) Consultant
2 15 (46.88%) Software Consultant
3 9 (28.13%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) C# Software Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Java Consultant
4 7 (21.88%) Java Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Python Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Test Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) JavaScript Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) C++ Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (93.75%) Java EE
2 17 (53.13%) EJB
2 17 (53.13%) Hibernate
2 17 (53.13%) J2EE
2 17 (53.13%) Spring
3 4 (12.50%) .NET
3 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.50%) Django
3 4 (12.50%) LAMP
3 4 (12.50%) Node.js
3 4 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (12.50%) REST
3 4 (12.50%) SOAP
3 4 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 1 (3.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) Android
1 26 (81.25%) Apple iOS
2 15 (46.88%) Linux
3 5 (15.63%) Windows
4 4 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 4 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (96.88%) Cybersecurity
3 30 (93.75%) Multithreading
4 22 (68.75%) Mobile Development
5 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (65.63%) Coaching
5 21 (65.63%) Mentoring
5 21 (65.63%) User Stories
6 13 (40.63%) Ethical Hacking
6 13 (40.63%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (40.63%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (12.50%) API Design
7 4 (12.50%) Kanban
7 4 (12.50%) Scrum
8 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C++
2 30 (93.75%) C
2 30 (93.75%) C#
2 30 (93.75%) Java
2 30 (93.75%) Objective-C
3 26 (81.25%) Python
4 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
5 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
6 4 (12.50%) Embedded C
6 4 (12.50%) Perl
6 4 (12.50%) PHP
6 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 4 (12.50%) VB
7 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (96.88%) Security Cleared
2 25 (78.13%) DV Cleared
3 13 (40.63%) CCNA
3 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (40.63%) CISSP
3 13 (40.63%) GIAC
3 13 (40.63%) Linux+ Certification
3 13 (40.63%) MCSE
3 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (40.63%) Network+ Certification
3 13 (40.63%) SANS
3 13 (40.63%) SSCP
4 8 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 8 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Docker
1 4 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Puppet
1 4 (12.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Google