Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Qt
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 872 944 935
Rank change year-on-year +72 -9 +94
Permanent jobs citing Qt 312 231 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.33% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 280 203 341
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +4.17%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 70,974 69,033 81,287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.76% 39.56% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 59,993 59,426 69,731
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Qt
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Qt in the UK

Qt
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Qt in the UK

Qt
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Qt over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Qt in the UK

Qt
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Qt within the UK over the 6 months to 25 February 2018. 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
England +85 294 £45,000 +12.50% 81
UK excluding London +126 281 £45,000 +12.50% 78
South East +113 183 £47,500 +11.76% 31
South West +35 30 £45,000 +2.86% 10
London -61 30 £40,000 - 9
East of England -10 21 £60,000 +14.29% 13
North of England +8 20 £42,500 +13.33% 12
North West +10 17 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Scotland -8 15 £40,000 +33.33% 6
Midlands +9 10 £32,500 -7.14% 6
West Midlands +9 10 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Yorkshire +14 3 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Wales +2 2 £42,500 +21.43%

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing Qt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Qt.

1 289 (92.63%) C++
2 250 (80.13%) Software Engineering
3 153 (49.04%) Linux
4 152 (48.72%) Degree
5 119 (38.14%) Computer Science
6 112 (35.90%) Windows
7 93 (29.81%) Python
8 92 (29.49%) Mathematics
9 90 (28.85%) OO
10 87 (27.88%) Algorithms
11 83 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
12 79 (25.32%) Multithreading
13 72 (23.08%) Physics
14 60 (19.23%) C#
15 59 (18.91%) MFC
15 59 (18.91%) OpenGL
16 58 (18.59%) Git (software)
17 57 (18.27%) C
18 56 (17.95%) OOD
19 51 (16.35%) STL
20 49 (15.71%) Visual Studio
21 48 (15.38%) TDD
22 46 (14.74%) CUDA
23 45 (14.42%) Software Architecture
23 45 (14.42%) Electronics
24 42 (13.46%) Java
25 41 (13.14%) SQL
26 40 (12.82%) WinForms
27 39 (12.50%) PhD
28 35 (11.22%) Boost C++ Libraries

Qt
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 1 (0.32%) ArcGIS
1 1 (0.32%) Confluence
1 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.24%) SOLIDWORKS
3 3 (0.96%) Maya
4 1 (0.32%) MotionBuilder
4 1 (0.32%) NUKE
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.01%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.32%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.17%) FTP
1 13 (4.17%) SSH
1 13 (4.17%) Telnet
2 8 (2.56%) DVB
2 8 (2.56%) Firewall
3 7 (2.24%) Bluetooth
4 4 (1.28%) HbbTV
5 3 (0.96%) RFID
6 2 (0.64%) AMQP
6 2 (0.64%) Broadband
6 2 (0.64%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.64%) GSM
6 2 (0.64%) RS-232
6 2 (0.64%) RS-485
7 1 (0.32%) Internet
7 1 (0.32%) Modbus
7 1 (0.32%) Multicast
7 1 (0.32%) SNA
7 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.73%) MySQL
2 15 (4.81%) SQLite
3 8 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.96%) GIS
4 3 (0.96%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 58 (18.59%) Git (software)
2 49 (15.71%) Visual Studio
3 28 (8.97%) Subversion
4 20 (6.41%) JIRA
5 16 (5.13%) CMake
6 7 (2.24%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.60%) Ant
7 5 (1.60%) Apache Ivy
7 5 (1.60%) Maven
8 4 (1.28%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.96%) Redmine
10 2 (0.64%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (0.32%) Clang
11 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.32%) GoogleTest
11 1 (0.32%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.32%) Robot Framework
11 1 (0.32%) SCons
11 1 (0.32%) TestRail
11 1 (0.32%) Xcode
General
1 45 (14.42%) Electronics
2 26 (8.33%) Automotive
3 19 (6.09%) Games
4 17 (5.45%) Aerospace
5 10 (3.21%) Military
5 10 (3.21%) Multimedia
5 10 (3.21%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.56%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.28%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.64%) Marketing
9 1 (0.32%) Finance
9 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 222 (71.15%) Software Engineer
2 184 (58.97%) C++ Software Engineer
3 75 (24.04%) Developer
4 73 (23.40%) Senior Software Engineer
5 64 (20.51%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 48 (15.38%) C++ Developer
7 44 (14.10%) Software Developer
8 43 (13.78%) Embedded Engineer
9 36 (11.54%) C++ Software Developer
9 36 (11.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 26 (8.33%) Junior
11 19 (6.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 19 (6.09%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 19 (6.09%) Graduate
12 18 (5.77%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
12 18 (5.77%) Junior Software Engineer
13 17 (5.45%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
13 17 (5.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 17 (5.45%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
14 14 (4.49%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (18.91%) MFC
1 59 (18.91%) OpenGL
2 51 (16.35%) STL
3 40 (12.82%) WinForms
4 35 (11.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 21 (6.73%) HTML
6 20 (6.41%) HTML5
6 20 (6.41%) XML
7 19 (6.09%) QML
8 14 (4.49%) Ajax
8 14 (4.49%) CSS
8 14 (4.49%) GStreamer
9 13 (4.17%) CSS3
9 13 (4.17%) Node.js
10 9 (2.88%) D-Bus
10 9 (2.88%) POSIX
11 8 (2.56%) HEVC
11 8 (2.56%) RESTful
12 7 (2.24%) Yocto
13 6 (1.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 119 (38.14%) Computer Science
2 87 (27.88%) Algorithms
3 46 (14.74%) CUDA
4 32 (10.26%) User Experience
5 24 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
6 19 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (4.81%) Client/Server
8 13 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (2.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 8 (2.56%) BBC
10 8 (2.56%) Digital TV
10 8 (2.56%) IPTV
10 8 (2.56%) Media Streaming
10 8 (2.56%) MPEG
10 8 (2.56%) STB
11 7 (2.24%) Robotics
12 6 (1.92%) Device Driver
13 5 (1.60%) 3D Graphics
14 3 (0.96%) Animation
14 3 (0.96%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 153 (49.04%) Linux
2 112 (35.90%) Windows
3 35 (11.22%) Android
4 30 (9.62%) Unix
5 22 (7.05%) Embedded Linux
6 11 (3.53%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.56%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.32%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (80.13%) Software Engineering
2 92 (29.49%) Mathematics
3 90 (28.85%) OO
4 83 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (25.32%) Multithreading
6 72 (23.08%) Physics
7 56 (17.95%) OOD
8 48 (15.38%) TDD
9 45 (14.42%) Software Architecture
10 30 (9.62%) OOP
11 29 (9.29%) Multithreaded Programming
12 28 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (7.05%) Android Development
13 22 (7.05%) SDLC
14 20 (6.41%) Embedded Software Development
14 20 (6.41%) Validation
15 19 (6.09%) Cross-Platform Development
15 19 (6.09%) Time Management
16 18 (5.77%) Prototyping
17 16 (5.13%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 289 (92.63%) C++
2 93 (29.81%) Python
3 60 (19.23%) C#
4 57 (18.27%) C
5 42 (13.46%) Java
6 41 (13.14%) SQL
7 22 (7.05%) JavaScript
8 20 (6.41%) Embedded C
8 20 (6.41%) Embedded C++
9 15 (4.81%) PHP
10 11 (3.53%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.92%) Delphi
12 3 (0.96%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.64%) Fortran
13 2 (0.64%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.64%) Perl
14 1 (0.32%) GLSL
14 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.32%) VC++
Qualifications
1 152 (48.72%) Degree
2 39 (12.50%) PhD
3 27 (8.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.24%) Master's Degree
5 6 (1.92%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.64%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.64%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.32%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.24%) ISO 13485
1 7 (2.24%) QA
2 4 (1.28%) OIPF
3 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (2.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.28%) systemd
Vendors
1 8 (2.56%) Apple
1 8 (2.56%) Arqiva
1 8 (2.56%) BT
1 8 (2.56%) CA
1 8 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.28%) Broadcom
2 4 (1.28%) Google
3 1 (0.32%) Capita
3 1 (0.32%) ESRI
3 1 (0.32%) Mapbox
3 1 (0.32%) Mapinfo
3 1 (0.32%) Perforce
3 1 (0.32%) SAP
3 1 (0.32%) Sony