Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Qt skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Qt over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Qt
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 216 239
Rank change year-on-year +10 +23 -8
Permanent jobs citing Qt 16 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.28% 0.038% 0.077%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.10% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 3
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -29.41% +10.39%
10th Percentile £37,375 £30,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £46,375 £30,000 £47,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +21.43%

Qt 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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2185 1995 2285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.74% 38.08% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1401 1242 1435
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £56,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

Qt
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Qt as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Qt in Scotland

Qt
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Qt in Scotland

Qt
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Qt in Scotland over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Qt in Scotland

Qt
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Qt within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 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
Edinburgh -4 11 £40,000 +33.33%
Glasgow - 8 £40,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £30,000 -
Dundee - 1 £45,000 -
Qt
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Qt 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Qt.

1 16 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
3 13 (81.25%) Mathematics
3 13 (81.25%) Computer Science
3 13 (81.25%) Degree
4 9 (56.25%) Linux
5 8 (50.00%) Java
6 7 (43.75%) OO
6 7 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (43.75%) OpenGL
6 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
7 6 (37.50%) AMQP
7 6 (37.50%) REST
7 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (37.50%) Electronics
7 6 (37.50%) Scrum
7 6 (37.50%) OOD
7 6 (37.50%) SOAP
7 6 (37.50%) XML
7 6 (37.50%) ZeroMQ
7 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
7 6 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (31.25%) Refactoring
8 5 (31.25%) Numerate Degree
8 5 (31.25%) Performance Optimisation
8 5 (31.25%) PhD
8 5 (31.25%) Open Source
9 2 (12.50%) GIS
9 2 (12.50%) Python

Qt
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (6.25%) ArcGIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (12.50%) GIS
3 1 (6.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) CMake
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) TestRail
General
1 6 (37.50%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineer
2 10 (62.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) C++ Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Graduate
4 5 (31.25%) GUI Software Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) Junior
5 4 (25.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Junior C++ Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Design Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) OpenGL
2 6 (37.50%) REST
2 6 (37.50%) SOAP
2 6 (37.50%) XML
2 6 (37.50%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (6.25%) Google Maps API
3 1 (6.25%) OpenCL
3 1 (6.25%) OpenSceneGraph
3 1 (6.25%) QML
3 1 (6.25%) STL
3 1 (6.25%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Computer Science
2 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
3 2 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (6.25%) CUDA
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 13 (81.25%) Mathematics
3 7 (43.75%) OO
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) OOD
4 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) Open Source
5 5 (31.25%) Performance Optimisation
5 5 (31.25%) Refactoring
6 1 (6.25%) Business Development
6 1 (6.25%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Lisp
4 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (31.25%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (31.25%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) ESRI
1 1 (6.25%) Google
1 1 (6.25%) Mapbox
1 1 (6.25%) Mapinfo
1 1 (6.25%) Perforce