Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Qt
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 873 905 916
Rank change year-on-year +32 +11 +115
Permanent jobs citing Qt 318 337 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.46% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 295 286 342
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +16.79%

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 72188 74049 82710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.07% 39.01% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 60025 64270 70733
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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
England +7 294 £45,000 - 25
UK excluding London +72 259 £45,000 - 22
South East +54 134 £47,500 +5.56% 10
London -40 58 £35,000 -12.50% 3
South West +30 36 £40,000 -4.76% 4
East of England +10 36 £60,000 +41.18% 3
North of England -7 23 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Scotland +4 15 £40,000 +33.33%
North West -6 13 £45,000 +5.88%
Yorkshire +21 9 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Wales +18 8 £42,500 +21.43%
Midlands +12 7 £30,000 -14.29% 2
West Midlands +6 7 £30,000 -14.29% 1
North East -8 1 £40,000 +26.98% 1

For the 6 months to 23 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 with a requirement for Qt.

1 310 (97.48%) C++
2 251 (78.93%) Software Engineering
3 186 (58.49%) Degree
4 150 (47.17%) Computer Science
5 136 (42.77%) Linux
6 131 (41.19%) Windows
7 115 (36.16%) Mathematics
8 100 (31.45%) OO
9 95 (29.87%) Python
10 90 (28.30%) Physics
10 90 (28.30%) Multithreading
10 90 (28.30%) Algorithms
11 80 (25.16%) OpenGL
12 79 (24.84%) C#
13 77 (24.21%) OOD
14 69 (21.70%) C
15 68 (21.38%) MFC
15 68 (21.38%) OOP
16 65 (20.44%) Java
16 65 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
17 64 (20.13%) Git (software)
18 62 (19.50%) STL
19 59 (18.55%) PhD
20 58 (18.24%) Electronics
21 55 (17.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
22 43 (13.52%) Automotive
23 42 (13.21%) WinForms
24 39 (12.26%) CUDA
25 38 (11.95%) Visual Studio
26 37 (11.64%) Games

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 (0.31%) Apache
1 1 (0.31%) ArcGIS
1 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (2.83%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (0.31%) Maya
2 1 (0.31%) NUKE
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.31%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.83%) Bluetooth
2 8 (2.52%) DVB
3 6 (1.89%) AMQP
3 6 (1.89%) Broadband
3 6 (1.89%) Firewall
4 4 (1.26%) HbbTV
4 4 (1.26%) Modbus
5 3 (0.94%) RS-232
5 3 (0.94%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.94%) Wireless
5 3 (0.94%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.63%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.63%) Profibus
7 1 (0.31%) GSM
7 1 (0.31%) HTTP
7 1 (0.31%) Internet
7 1 (0.31%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (2.52%) MySQL
3 3 (0.94%) MongoDB
3 3 (0.94%) SQLite
4 2 (0.63%) GIS
5 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 64 (20.13%) Git (software)
2 38 (11.95%) Visual Studio
3 15 (4.72%) JIRA
4 13 (4.09%) Subversion
5 12 (3.77%) CMake
6 9 (2.83%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.26%) GoogleTest
8 3 (0.94%) Ant
8 3 (0.94%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (0.94%) Maven
8 3 (0.94%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.94%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (0.94%) Robot Framework
9 2 (0.63%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.63%) NetBeans
9 2 (0.63%) Qt Creator
9 2 (0.63%) Selenium
10 1 (0.31%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.31%) Redmine
10 1 (0.31%) TestRail
General
1 58 (18.24%) Electronics
2 43 (13.52%) Automotive
3 37 (11.64%) Games
4 25 (7.86%) Aerospace
4 25 (7.86%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.83%) Multimedia
6 7 (2.20%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.26%) Music Industry
8 3 (0.94%) Military
9 1 (0.31%) Finance
9 1 (0.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 228 (71.70%) Software Engineer
2 196 (61.64%) C++ Software Engineer
3 78 (24.53%) Developer
4 72 (22.64%) C++ Developer
5 53 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 52 (16.35%) Software Developer
7 49 (15.41%) C++ Software Developer
8 41 (12.89%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 39 (12.26%) Junior
10 37 (11.64%) Embedded Engineer
11 36 (11.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 25 (7.86%) GUI Developer
13 24 (7.55%) C++ GUI Developer
14 23 (7.23%) Embedded C++ Engineer
14 23 (7.23%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
15 22 (6.92%) Junior C++ Developer
15 22 (6.92%) Junior Developer
16 20 (6.29%) Graduate
17 19 (5.97%) GUI Software Engineer
18 18 (5.66%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (25.16%) OpenGL
2 68 (21.38%) MFC
3 62 (19.50%) STL
4 55 (17.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 42 (13.21%) WinForms
6 23 (7.23%) POSIX
7 18 (5.66%) QML
8 17 (5.35%) XML
9 11 (3.46%) HTML
9 11 (3.46%) HTML5
10 10 (3.14%) GStreamer
11 9 (2.83%) D-Bus
12 8 (2.52%) HEVC
13 7 (2.20%) REST
13 7 (2.20%) RESTful
14 6 (1.89%) SOAP
14 6 (1.89%) ZeroMQ
15 5 (1.57%) Qt Quick
16 4 (1.26%) .NET
16 4 (1.26%) Wayland
Miscellaneous
1 150 (47.17%) Computer Science
2 90 (28.30%) Algorithms
3 39 (12.26%) CUDA
4 26 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (7.86%) User Experience
6 22 (6.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 21 (6.60%) Embedded Systems
8 14 (4.40%) 3D Graphics
9 9 (2.83%) Client/Server
9 9 (2.83%) Device Driver
10 8 (2.52%) BBC
10 8 (2.52%) Digital TV
10 8 (2.52%) IPTV
10 8 (2.52%) Media Streaming
10 8 (2.52%) MPEG
10 8 (2.52%) STB
11 5 (1.57%) CAN bus
11 5 (1.57%) Robotics
12 4 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
13 3 (0.94%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 136 (42.77%) Linux
2 131 (41.19%) Windows
3 28 (8.81%) Unix
4 24 (7.55%) Android
5 23 (7.23%) Embedded Linux
6 21 (6.60%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 18 (5.66%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.57%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.31%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (78.93%) Software Engineering
2 115 (36.16%) Mathematics
3 100 (31.45%) OO
4 90 (28.30%) Multithreading
4 90 (28.30%) Physics
5 77 (24.21%) OOD
6 68 (21.38%) OOP
7 65 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (10.38%) Embedded Software Development
8 33 (10.38%) TDD
9 31 (9.75%) Multithreaded Programming
10 23 (7.23%) SDLC
11 20 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (5.97%) Cross-Platform Development
12 19 (5.97%) Validation
13 18 (5.66%) Scrum
13 18 (5.66%) Software Architecture
14 17 (5.35%) Signal Processing
15 16 (5.03%) Open Source
15 16 (5.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 310 (97.48%) C++
2 95 (29.87%) Python
3 79 (24.84%) C#
4 69 (21.70%) C
5 65 (20.44%) Java
6 34 (10.69%) Embedded C
7 25 (7.86%) Embedded C++
7 25 (7.86%) SQL
8 14 (4.40%) Bash Shell
9 10 (3.14%) Fortran
10 7 (2.20%) JavaScript
11 4 (1.26%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.94%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.63%) Delphi
13 2 (0.63%) VBScript
13 2 (0.63%) VC++
14 1 (0.31%) Lisp
14 1 (0.31%) Perl
14 1 (0.31%) PHP
14 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 186 (58.49%) Degree
2 59 (18.55%) PhD
3 33 (10.38%) Numerate Degree
4 22 (6.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (3.14%) Master's Degree
6 8 (2.52%) HND
7 3 (0.94%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.94%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.31%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.92%) QA
2 7 (2.20%) ISO 13485
3 4 (1.26%) OIPF
4 3 (0.94%) JTAG
System Software
1 11 (3.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.26%) systemd
Vendors
1 8 (2.52%) Apple
1 8 (2.52%) Arqiva
1 8 (2.52%) BT
1 8 (2.52%) CA
1 8 (2.52%) Freescale
1 8 (2.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (1.89%) Google
3 4 (1.26%) Broadcom
3 4 (1.26%) Sony
4 2 (0.63%) EMC
4 2 (0.63%) Lauterbach
5 1 (0.31%) ESRI
5 1 (0.31%) Mapbox
5 1 (0.31%) Mapinfo
5 1 (0.31%) NEC
5 1 (0.31%) Perforce