The table below looks at the statistics for Qt skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Qt over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Qt
Rank 126 150 149
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Permanent jobs citing Qt 24 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.76% 0.48% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.02% 1.24% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 1
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +32.75%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
Qt
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1190 1537 1267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.80% 38.49% 39.99%
Number of salaries quoted 731 1069 761
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Qt
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Qt Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Qt
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Qt Salary Trend in Scotland

Qt
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Qt across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Qt Salary Histogram in Scotland

Qt
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Qt within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +18 20 £38,500 -
Dundee - 2 - -
Qt
UK

Qt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 40 (85.11%) C++
2 36 (76.60%) Windows
3 30 (63.83%) Degree
3 30 (63.83%) Computer Science
4 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (61.70%) Software Engineering
5 27 (57.45%) OpenGL
6 25 (53.19%) .NET
6 25 (53.19%) WPF
7 23 (48.94%) UNIX
8 22 (46.81%) STL
8 22 (46.81%) Mathematics
9 21 (44.68%) C
10 19 (40.43%) Unit Testing
11 18 (38.30%) TDD
11 18 (38.30%) Subversion
11 18 (38.30%) Visualisation
11 18 (38.30%) Software Architecture
11 18 (38.30%) CUDA
11 18 (38.30%) Waterfall
11 18 (38.30%) C#
11 18 (38.30%) MFC
11 18 (38.30%) Visual Studio
11 18 (38.30%) OOP
11 18 (38.30%) Ethernet
11 18 (38.30%) VC++
11 18 (38.30%) Electronics
11 18 (38.30%) Direct3D
11 18 (38.30%) 3D Visualisation
11 18 (38.30%) Linear Algebra

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.64%) ArcGIS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (38.30%) Ethernet
2 10 (21.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (6.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Visual Studio
1 18 (38.30%) Subversion
2 10 (21.28%) CMake
3 9 (19.15%) Clang
4 5 (10.64%) GCC
5 2 (4.26%) WinDbg
General
1 18 (38.30%) Electronics
2 3 (6.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (68.09%) Software Engineer
2 17 (36.17%) Developer
3 10 (21.28%) UI Developer
3 10 (21.28%) UI Programmer
3 10 (21.28%) Qt Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Graduate
5 4 (8.51%) C++ Developer
5 4 (8.51%) C++ Software Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Firmware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (57.45%) OpenGL
2 25 (53.19%) WPF
2 25 (53.19%) .NET
3 22 (46.81%) STL
4 18 (38.30%) MFC
4 18 (38.30%) Direct3D
5 14 (29.79%) Web Services
6 10 (21.28%) Qt Quick
7 7 (14.89%) Java SE
7 7 (14.89%) iOS SDK
8 5 (10.64%) DirectX
9 4 (8.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (2.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (63.83%) Computer Science
2 22 (46.81%) Mathematics
3 18 (38.30%) Visualisation
3 18 (38.30%) CUDA
4 11 (23.40%) GIS
5 10 (21.28%) User Experience
5 10 (21.28%) Open Source
6 4 (8.51%) Physics
7 3 (6.38%) Telematics
7 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
8 1 (2.13%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 36 (76.60%) Windows
2 23 (48.94%) UNIX
3 13 (27.66%) Android
4 11 (23.40%) Apple iOS
5 7 (14.89%) Windows Phone
5 7 (14.89%) Linux
5 7 (14.89%) Mac OS X
6 3 (6.38%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (6.38%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (61.70%) Software Engineering
2 19 (40.43%) Unit Testing
3 18 (38.30%) Software Architecture
3 18 (38.30%) Waterfall
3 18 (38.30%) 3D Visualisation
3 18 (38.30%) Linear Algebra
3 18 (38.30%) TDD
3 18 (38.30%) OOP
4 11 (23.40%) Scrum
5 10 (21.28%) MVC
5 10 (21.28%) MVVM
6 5 (10.64%) Time Management
6 5 (10.64%) Software Testing
7 4 (8.51%) OO
7 4 (8.51%) OOD
7 4 (8.51%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (85.11%) C++
2 21 (44.68%) C
3 18 (38.30%) C#
3 18 (38.30%) VC++
4 7 (14.89%) Java
5 3 (6.38%) SQL
6 2 (4.26%) Embedded C
6 2 (4.26%) Embedded C++
6 2 (4.26%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 30 (63.83%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Xamarin
2 2 (4.26%) Atmel