The first table below looks at the demand for Qt skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Qt over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Qt
Rank 99 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Qt 8 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.65% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.40% 1.72% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 12
Average salary £38,500 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.75% -17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
573 464 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.03% 37.85% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 399 306 301
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,450 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Qt
Scotland

Qt
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Qt across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Qt Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Qt
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Qt across the Edinburgh region.

Qt Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Qt
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Qt across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Qt Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Qt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Qt also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Qt.

1 24 (100.00%) C++
2 23 (95.83%) Software Engineering
3 22 (91.67%) Degree
3 22 (91.67%) .NET
3 22 (91.67%) C#
4 20 (83.33%) Mathematics
5 19 (79.17%) Computer Science
6 17 (70.83%) OpenGL
6 17 (70.83%) C
7 16 (66.67%) UNIX
7 16 (66.67%) Windows
7 16 (66.67%) MFC
7 16 (66.67%) Visual Studio
7 16 (66.67%) STL
7 16 (66.67%) OOP
7 16 (66.67%) VC++
7 16 (66.67%) Ethernet
7 16 (66.67%) Electronics
7 16 (66.67%) Software Architecture
7 16 (66.67%) CUDA
7 16 (66.67%) Direct3D
7 16 (66.67%) Subversion
7 16 (66.67%) 3D Visualisation
7 16 (66.67%) WPF
7 16 (66.67%) Unit Testing
7 16 (66.67%) Visualisation
8 11 (45.83%) TDD
9 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
9 6 (25.00%) Open Inventor
9 6 (25.00%) 3D Graphics

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Qt also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Qt. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 16 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 16 (66.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 1 (4.17%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (4.17%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) OpenGL
3 16 (66.67%) MFC
3 16 (66.67%) STL
3 16 (66.67%) Direct3D
3 16 (66.67%) WPF
4 6 (25.00%) Open Inventor
5 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 19 (79.17%) Computer Science
3 16 (66.67%) CUDA
3 16 (66.67%) Visualisation
4 6 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (16.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) UNIX
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Software Engineering
2 16 (66.67%) OOP
2 16 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 16 (66.67%) 3D Visualisation
2 16 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 11 (45.83%) TDD
4 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C++
2 22 (91.67%) C#
3 17 (70.83%) C
4 16 (66.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 22 (91.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Twitter
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