Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Qt
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 972 996 988
Rank change year-on-year +24 -8 -39
Permanent jobs citing Qt 214 205 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.29% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 180 206 273
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £28,725 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 70,954 70,392 78,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.82% 40.67% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 59,219 59,552 67,620
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Qt in the UK

Qt
Top 14 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 24 June 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 -4 197 £41,500 +10.67% 78
UK excluding London +55 192 £40,000 - 74
South East +53 98 £40,000 -17.95% 32
South West +13 39 £41,250 +10.00% 15
North of England +11 31 £37,500 -11.76% 10
London -51 20 £60,000 +71.43% 9
North West +5 17 £40,000 +6.67% 5
Scotland -21 14 £40,000 - 5
Yorkshire +17 8 £32,500 -23.53% 3
East of England -8 7 £47,500 -15.56% 9
North East -15 6 £32,500 -18.75% 2
West Midlands +8 2 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Midlands +1 2 £32,500 -31.58% 3
Wales +13 1 £27,500 -38.89%

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 179 (83.64%) C++
2 152 (71.03%) Software Engineering
3 142 (66.36%) Linux
4 92 (42.99%) Agile Software Development
5 89 (41.59%) Windows
6 65 (30.37%) C
7 58 (27.10%) Degree
8 56 (26.17%) Android
9 55 (25.70%) OO
10 41 (19.16%) Computer Science
11 40 (18.69%) SQL
12 38 (17.76%) Git (software)
13 37 (17.29%) STL
13 37 (17.29%) OOD
13 37 (17.29%) Embedded Systems
13 37 (17.29%) Android Development
14 35 (16.36%) TDD
15 34 (15.89%) Subversion
16 33 (15.42%) Python
16 33 (15.42%) Embedded C++
17 31 (14.49%) Visual Studio
18 30 (14.02%) Unit Testing
19 28 (13.08%) JavaScript
20 27 (12.62%) HTML
20 27 (12.62%) C#
20 27 (12.62%) Multithreading
21 25 (11.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 25 (11.68%) Apple iOS
21 25 (11.68%) User Experience
22 24 (11.21%) Continuous Integration

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 6 (2.80%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (5.61%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.87%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.47%) Maya
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.47%) MotionBuilder
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.47%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.01%) SSH
2 12 (5.61%) FTP
2 12 (5.61%) Telnet
3 9 (4.21%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.80%) Ethernet
5 5 (2.34%) Bluetooth
6 3 (1.40%) 802.11
6 3 (1.40%) DVB
6 3 (1.40%) RFID
6 3 (1.40%) RTP
7 2 (0.93%) Firewall
7 2 (0.93%) Internet
7 2 (0.93%) RS-232
7 2 (0.93%) RS-485
7 2 (0.93%) SNMP
8 1 (0.47%) DLNA
8 1 (0.47%) DNS
8 1 (0.47%) HTTP
8 1 (0.47%) Multicast
8 1 (0.47%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.35%) MySQL
2 13 (6.07%) SQLite
3 3 (1.40%) Blockchain
3 3 (1.40%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.93%) GIS
4 2 (0.93%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.47%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (17.76%) Git (software)
2 34 (15.89%) Subversion
3 31 (14.49%) Visual Studio
4 13 (6.07%) JIRA
5 10 (4.67%) Ant
5 10 (4.67%) Apache Ivy
5 10 (4.67%) Maven
6 8 (3.74%) CMake
7 5 (2.34%) Bazaar
7 5 (2.34%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.87%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.87%) Qt Creator
9 3 (1.40%) Redmine
9 3 (1.40%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.47%) Clang
10 1 (0.47%) GCC
10 1 (0.47%) GDB
10 1 (0.47%) GoogleTest
10 1 (0.47%) Mockito
10 1 (0.47%) SCons
General
1 19 (8.88%) Electronics
2 18 (8.41%) Aerospace
3 16 (7.48%) Marketing
4 14 (6.54%) Automotive
5 12 (5.61%) Manufacturing
6 9 (4.21%) Finance
6 9 (4.21%) Games
7 8 (3.74%) Multimedia
8 7 (3.27%) Advertising
9 3 (1.40%) Military
10 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.47%) Avionics
11 1 (0.47%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 119 (55.61%) Software Engineer
2 83 (38.79%) C++ Software Engineer
3 82 (38.32%) Developer
4 44 (20.56%) Embedded Engineer
5 43 (20.09%) C++ Developer
6 37 (17.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 32 (14.95%) Software Developer
8 25 (11.68%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 24 (11.21%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 23 (10.75%) Senior Software Engineer
11 20 (9.35%) C++ Software Developer
12 16 (7.48%) C Software Engineer
13 14 (6.54%) C/C++ Software Engineer
13 14 (6.54%) Linux Engineer
14 13 (6.07%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
15 11 (5.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 9 (4.21%) Android Developer
16 9 (4.21%) Junior
17 8 (3.74%) Embedded Linux Engineer
17 8 (3.74%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (17.29%) STL
2 27 (12.62%) HTML
3 25 (11.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 21 (9.81%) OpenCV
5 19 (8.88%) OpenGL
5 19 (8.88%) QML
6 18 (8.41%) CSS
6 18 (8.41%) HTML5
7 15 (7.01%) MFC
7 15 (7.01%) Node.js
8 12 (5.61%) Ajax
8 12 (5.61%) CSS3
9 9 (4.21%) GStreamer
9 9 (4.21%) WPF
9 9 (4.21%) XML
10 7 (3.27%) ActiveMQ
10 7 (3.27%) OAuth
11 6 (2.80%) Yocto
12 5 (2.34%) JSON
12 5 (2.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (19.16%) Computer Science
2 37 (17.29%) Embedded Systems
3 25 (11.68%) User Experience
4 23 (10.75%) Algorithms
5 12 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.61%) Linux Command Line
6 10 (4.67%) CUDA
7 9 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (3.74%) Life Science
9 5 (2.34%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (2.34%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.34%) Device Driver
9 5 (2.34%) Robotics
10 4 (1.87%) Arduino
10 4 (1.87%) iPad
10 4 (1.87%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.87%) MPEG
11 3 (1.40%) Bitcoin
11 3 (1.40%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.40%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 142 (66.36%) Linux
2 89 (41.59%) Windows
3 56 (26.17%) Android
4 25 (11.68%) Apple iOS
5 20 (9.35%) Embedded Linux
6 9 (4.21%) Unix
7 7 (3.27%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (71.03%) Software Engineering
2 92 (42.99%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (25.70%) OO
4 37 (17.29%) Android Development
4 37 (17.29%) OOD
5 35 (16.36%) TDD
6 30 (14.02%) Unit Testing
7 27 (12.62%) Multithreading
8 24 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (10.75%) SDLC
10 22 (10.28%) Embedded Software Development
10 22 (10.28%) Mathematics
10 22 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (9.81%) Scrum
12 20 (9.35%) Image Processing
13 19 (8.88%) iOS Development
13 19 (8.88%) Software Architecture
14 18 (8.41%) Mobile Development
15 17 (7.94%) Deep Learning
16 13 (6.07%) UML
Programming Languages
1 179 (83.64%) C++
2 65 (30.37%) C
3 40 (18.69%) SQL
4 33 (15.42%) Embedded C++
4 33 (15.42%) Python
5 28 (13.08%) JavaScript
6 27 (12.62%) C#
7 22 (10.28%) Embedded C
7 22 (10.28%) Java
8 16 (7.48%) PHP
9 5 (2.34%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.40%) Perl
10 3 (1.40%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.93%) Delphi
12 1 (0.47%) Fortran
12 1 (0.47%) GLSL
12 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.47%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 58 (27.10%) Degree
2 8 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.27%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.80%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.87%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.40%) PhD
7 1 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.47%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.74%) ISO 13485
2 6 (2.80%) QA
3 3 (1.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (3.74%) Firmware
2 3 (1.40%) Docker
3 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (2.34%) Apple
2 4 (1.87%) Atmel
3 3 (1.40%) Google
3 3 (1.40%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.93%) Capita
4 2 (0.93%) Sencha
4 2 (0.93%) Twitter
5 1 (0.47%) QNX
5 1 (0.47%) SAP