The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Standard Template Library (STL)
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 666 667 712
Rank change year-on-year +1 +45  
Permanent jobs citing STL 199 290 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.73% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 158 224 237
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,450 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £96,500 £92,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  

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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 35093 39987 41963
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.80% 38.54% 37.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29818 34534 35633
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

STL
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

STL
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for STL in the UK

STL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing STL over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for STL in the UK

STL
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing STL within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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
England +22 197 £55,000 +4.76% 29
London +50 110 £75,000 -6.54% 17
South East +36 56 £52,500 +16.66% 11
Berkshire +39 23 £52,500 - 6
City of London +13 21 £92,500 +15.62% 2
Bracknell +23 14 £85,000 +61.90% 2
West End of London - 10 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire +26 9 £60,000 +20.00% 1
East of England +10 8 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Cambridge -10 8 £47,500 +17.28% 1
Cambridgeshire -11 8 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Yorkshire - 8 £42,500 -
South West +11 7 £50,000 -24.52%
North West -22 7 £27,500 -31.25%
York - 7 £42,500 -
North Yorkshire - 7 £42,500 -
Surrey +42 6 £60,000 +41.17% 3
Camberley +25 6 £60,000 +41.17% 2
West Sussex +17 6 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Gloucestershire +3 6 £55,000 -26.66%
Oxford -14 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Oxfordshire -15 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Burgess Hill - 6 £47,500 - 1
Liverpool -5 5 £27,500 -17.91%
Merseyside -6 5 £27,500 -17.91%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £37,500 -
Southampton +12 4 £57,500 +15.00%
Fareham - 4 £60,000 - 1
Heathrow - 4 £60,000 -
Hounslow +7 3 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 with a requirement for STL.

1 420 (99.53%) C++
2 226 (53.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 225 (53.32%) Linux
4 211 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 208 (49.29%) Multithreading
6 163 (38.63%) C#
7 144 (34.12%) SQL
8 141 (33.41%) Python
9 123 (29.15%) Finance
10 118 (27.96%) Java
11 117 (27.73%) Degree
12 112 (26.54%) Windows
13 104 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
14 97 (22.99%) Unix
15 96 (22.75%) OO
16 92 (21.80%) Computer Science
17 89 (21.09%) Algorithms
18 72 (17.06%) Low Latency
19 71 (16.82%) C
20 69 (16.35%) MFC
21 67 (15.88%) Oracle
21 67 (15.88%) Mathematics
22 64 (15.17%) Visual Studio
23 62 (14.69%) SDLC
24 54 (12.80%) TDD
25 52 (12.32%) JavaScript
26 48 (11.37%) Unit Testing
27 47 (11.14%) Banking
28 43 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
29 40 (9.48%) MySQL

STL
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 27 (6.40%) WebLogic
2 18 (4.27%) Apache Pig
3 16 (3.79%) Apache Spark
4 13 (3.08%) JBoss
4 13 (3.08%) Jetty
4 13 (3.08%) nginx
4 13 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 13 (3.08%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.47%) IPython
5 2 (0.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.24%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (1.66%) GNU Octave
2 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.47%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (0.47%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.61%) GitHub
2 5 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (9.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (3.55%) HTTP
3 13 (3.08%) HTTPS
3 13 (3.08%) SNMP
4 11 (2.61%) Asterisk PBX
4 11 (2.61%) Diameter Protocol
4 11 (2.61%) GSM
4 11 (2.61%) LTE
4 11 (2.61%) PBX
4 11 (2.61%) RANAP
4 11 (2.61%) RTP
4 11 (2.61%) UMTS
4 11 (2.61%) Wireshark
5 6 (1.42%) MGW
5 6 (1.42%) SGSN
6 4 (0.95%) Firewall
6 4 (0.95%) GGSN
7 2 (0.47%) Broadband
7 2 (0.47%) SSL
8 1 (0.24%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.48%) MySQL
2 36 (8.53%) Big Data
3 32 (7.58%) Hadoop
4 31 (7.35%) Apache Hive
4 31 (7.35%) OLTP
5 27 (6.40%) Relational Database
6 26 (6.16%) SQL Server
7 18 (4.27%) KDB
8 15 (3.55%) Oracle Database
8 15 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (3.08%) Berkeley DB
9 13 (3.08%) Impala
9 13 (3.08%) InterSystems Cache
9 13 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (2.61%) Data Mining
11 9 (2.13%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.18%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.71%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 64 (15.17%) Visual Studio
2 29 (6.87%) Subversion
3 25 (5.92%) GDB
4 16 (3.79%) Git (software)
4 16 (3.79%) Jenkins
5 15 (3.55%) Hudson
6 13 (3.08%) Ant
6 13 (3.08%) CppUnit
6 13 (3.08%) Eclipse
6 13 (3.08%) JUnit
6 13 (3.08%) Maven
6 13 (3.08%) Sonatype Nexus
6 13 (3.08%) Valgrind
6 13 (3.08%) XMLSpy
7 12 (2.84%) GCC
8 11 (2.61%) CMake
8 11 (2.61%) GoogleTest
8 11 (2.61%) Trac
9 3 (0.71%) gulp
9 3 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 123 (29.15%) Finance
2 47 (11.14%) Banking
3 28 (6.64%) Games
4 23 (5.45%) Front Office
5 19 (4.50%) Investment Banking
6 16 (3.79%) Automotive
7 15 (3.55%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.18%) Law
9 3 (0.71%) Advertising
9 3 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.47%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) German Language
11 1 (0.24%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 242 (57.35%) Developer
2 222 (52.61%) C++ Developer
3 159 (37.68%) Software Engineer
4 150 (35.55%) C++ Software Engineer
5 46 (10.90%) C++ Software Developer
6 44 (10.43%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 44 (10.43%) Senior Software Engineer
7 38 (9.00%) Software Developer
8 24 (5.69%) Low Latency C++ Developer
9 19 (4.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 19 (4.50%) Unix Developer
10 18 (4.27%) C++ Programmer
10 18 (4.27%) Consultant
10 18 (4.27%) Programmer
10 18 (4.27%) Software Consultant
11 17 (4.03%) Oracle Developer
11 17 (4.03%) Senior Developer
12 16 (3.79%) Senior C++ Developer
13 15 (3.55%) Python Developer
14 14 (3.32%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (53.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 69 (16.35%) MFC
3 35 (8.29%) OpenGL
4 33 (7.82%) Java EE
5 30 (7.11%) COM
6 28 (6.64%) Spring
7 27 (6.40%) Hibernate
7 27 (6.40%) J2EE
8 25 (5.92%) AngularJS
8 25 (5.92%) WPF
9 22 (5.21%) XML
10 20 (4.74%) Node.js
11 19 (4.50%) Qt
12 18 (4.27%) SOAP
13 16 (3.79%) .NET
13 16 (3.79%) OpenCV
13 16 (3.79%) POSIX
13 16 (3.79%) REST
14 15 (3.55%) HTML
14 15 (3.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 92 (21.80%) Computer Science
2 89 (21.09%) Algorithms
3 43 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (8.53%) Data Structures
4 36 (8.53%) Derivative
5 26 (6.16%) Equities
6 25 (5.92%) Fixed Income
7 23 (5.45%) Hedge funds
8 21 (4.98%) CUDA
9 18 (4.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 16 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (2.84%) Fintech
11 12 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (2.37%) 3D Graphics
12 10 (2.37%) Client/Server
12 10 (2.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 9 (2.13%) GPGPU
14 8 (1.90%) Robotics
15 7 (1.66%) iPad
16 6 (1.42%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 225 (53.32%) Linux
2 112 (26.54%) Windows
3 97 (22.99%) Unix
4 28 (6.64%) Android
5 19 (4.50%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.95%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.95%) Solaris
6 4 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 208 (49.29%) Multithreading
3 104 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (22.75%) OO
5 72 (17.06%) Low Latency
6 67 (15.88%) Mathematics
7 62 (14.69%) SDLC
8 54 (12.80%) TDD
9 48 (11.37%) Unit Testing
10 40 (9.48%) UML
11 37 (8.77%) OOD
12 34 (8.06%) Physics
13 33 (7.82%) Machine Learning
14 29 (6.87%) Open Source
15 28 (6.64%) Multithreaded Programming
16 26 (6.16%) High-Frequency Trading
16 26 (6.16%) Memory Management
17 24 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (5.45%) Algorithmic Trading
18 23 (5.45%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 420 (99.53%) C++
2 163 (38.63%) C#
3 144 (34.12%) SQL
4 141 (33.41%) Python
5 118 (27.96%) Java
6 71 (16.82%) C
7 52 (12.32%) JavaScript
8 20 (4.74%) Objective-C
9 19 (4.50%) Scala
10 16 (3.79%) Shell Script
11 15 (3.55%) MATLAB
11 15 (3.55%) Ruby
12 14 (3.32%) Go
13 13 (3.08%) Groovy
14 10 (2.37%) Fortran
14 10 (2.37%) R
15 7 (1.66%) Perl
16 6 (1.42%) T-SQL
17 5 (1.18%) PHP
17 5 (1.18%) VC++
Qualifications
1 117 (27.73%) Degree
2 24 (5.69%) PhD
3 23 (5.45%) Security Cleared
4 18 (4.27%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.42%) CCNA
5 6 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.42%) CISSP
5 6 (1.42%) GIAC
5 6 (1.42%) Linux+ Certification
5 6 (1.42%) MCSE
5 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.42%) Network+ Certification
5 6 (1.42%) SANS
5 6 (1.42%) SSCP
6 4 (0.95%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (0.95%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.47%) Docker
1 2 (0.47%) vSphere
2 1 (0.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) Puppet
1 2 (0.47%) Salt
Vendors
1 67 (15.88%) Oracle
2 39 (9.24%) Microsoft
3 24 (5.69%) Google
4 18 (4.27%) Intel
5 14 (3.32%) ILOG
5 14 (3.32%) Vertica
6 13 (3.08%) Altova
6 13 (3.08%) Splunk
7 11 (2.61%) Cisco
8 4 (0.95%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.47%) Solace
9 2 (0.47%) Tableau
10 1 (0.24%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.24%) QNX
10 1 (0.24%) Reuters
10 1 (0.24%) Sony
10 1 (0.24%) Sophis
Fareham, Hampshire
Datacom Recruitment Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
TEKsystems
Salary: £11000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, benefits and discounts
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
KV Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
KV Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
KV Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Newbury
greywood
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Camberley
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
Posted: 24 days ago