Period
to 25 September 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Qt
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 951 946 920
Rank change year-on-year -5 -26 +10
Permanent jobs citing Qt 209 247 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.35% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 176 242 294
UK median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,375 £29,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

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 67,507 71,208 74,795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.30% 40.36% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 55,951 58,871 64,858
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Qt in the UK

Qt
Top 15 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 September 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 -2 196 £40,000 -5.88% 95
UK excluding London +23 173 £40,000 -5.88% 75
South East +32 80 £40,000 -15.79% 24
South West +24 58 £37,500 -6.25% 16
London +2 31 £56,250 +60.71% 24
North of England +7 18 £32,500 -23.53% 11
East of England +12 8 £50,000 -16.67% 19
Yorkshire +17 7 £32,500 -23.53% 5
North West +5 7 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Scotland -22 6 £42,500 +6.25% 2
North East -13 4 £32,500 -18.75%
West Midlands +27 1 - - 1
Midlands +16 1 - - 1
Wales -2 1 £27,500 -35.29%
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 194 (92.82%) C++
2 150 (71.77%) Software Engineering
3 124 (59.33%) Linux
4 114 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 103 (49.28%) Windows
6 63 (30.14%) Degree
7 61 (29.19%) OO
8 59 (28.23%) C
9 47 (22.49%) OOD
9 47 (22.49%) Algorithms
10 44 (21.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 43 (20.57%) OpenGL
12 42 (20.10%) TDD
12 42 (20.10%) Embedded Systems
13 41 (19.62%) Git (software)
14 40 (19.14%) Android
15 38 (18.18%) OpenCV
16 37 (17.70%) Computer Science
17 36 (17.22%) SDLC
18 33 (15.79%) Image Processing
19 32 (15.31%) Python
19 32 (15.31%) STL
19 32 (15.31%) Deep Learning
20 31 (14.83%) Subversion
20 31 (14.83%) Unit Testing
21 30 (14.35%) Embedded C++
21 30 (14.35%) User Experience
22 29 (13.88%) SQL
22 29 (13.88%) Apple iOS
23 28 (13.40%) Multithreading

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 8 (3.83%) Confluence
2 2 (0.96%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Maya
1 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.48%) MotionBuilder
1 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.48%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.48%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.61%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.39%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.44%) 802.11
3 3 (1.44%) DVB
3 3 (1.44%) HTTP
3 3 (1.44%) RTP
3 3 (1.44%) SSH
4 2 (0.96%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.96%) Firewall
5 1 (0.48%) DHCP
5 1 (0.48%) DLNA
5 1 (0.48%) DNS
5 1 (0.48%) FlexRay
5 1 (0.48%) Internet
5 1 (0.48%) IPv4
5 1 (0.48%) SMS
5 1 (0.48%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (0.48%) UPnP
5 1 (0.48%) VLAN
5 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.83%) MySQL
2 7 (3.35%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.91%) Electronic Patient Records
4 3 (1.44%) Blockchain
4 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.96%) GIS
6 1 (0.48%) Big Data
6 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.48%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 41 (19.62%) Git (software)
2 31 (14.83%) Subversion
3 25 (11.96%) Visual Studio
4 20 (9.57%) CMake
5 17 (8.13%) Ant
5 17 (8.13%) Apache Ivy
5 17 (8.13%) JIRA
5 17 (8.13%) Maven
6 6 (2.87%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.39%) ClearCase
7 5 (2.39%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.91%) Bazaar
9 3 (1.44%) Redmine
9 3 (1.44%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.96%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.96%) Qt Creator
11 1 (0.48%) ClearQuest
11 1 (0.48%) GCC
11 1 (0.48%) GDB
11 1 (0.48%) GoogleTest
General
1 24 (11.48%) Games
2 19 (9.09%) Marketing
3 17 (8.13%) Automotive
4 16 (7.66%) Aerospace
5 14 (6.70%) Electronics
6 8 (3.83%) Finance
7 7 (3.35%) Advertising
8 5 (2.39%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.39%) Multimedia
9 3 (1.44%) Avionics
9 3 (1.44%) Military
10 1 (0.48%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 112 (53.59%) Software Engineer
2 85 (40.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 72 (34.45%) Developer
4 47 (22.49%) C++ Developer
5 35 (16.75%) Embedded Engineer
6 33 (15.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 30 (14.35%) Software Developer
8 26 (12.44%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 24 (11.48%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 16 (7.66%) C++ Software Developer
11 15 (7.18%) Applications Developer
11 15 (7.18%) Senior Developer
12 14 (6.70%) Computer Engineer
12 14 (6.70%) Computer Vision Engineer
13 12 (5.74%) C++ Applications Developer
13 12 (5.74%) Senior Software Developer
14 10 (4.78%) C Software Engineer
15 9 (4.31%) C/C++ Software Engineer
15 9 (4.31%) Linux Engineer
15 9 (4.31%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (21.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 43 (20.57%) OpenGL
3 38 (18.18%) OpenCV
4 32 (15.31%) STL
5 25 (11.96%) MFC
6 19 (9.09%) Direct3D
7 18 (8.61%) HTML
8 16 (7.66%) XML
9 14 (6.70%) JSON
9 14 (6.70%) ZeroMQ
10 12 (5.74%) QML
11 11 (5.26%) .NET
11 11 (5.26%) CSS
11 11 (5.26%) REST
12 9 (4.31%) AngularJS
12 9 (4.31%) SOAP
13 7 (3.35%) ActiveMQ
13 7 (3.35%) Ext JS
13 7 (3.35%) Laravel
13 7 (3.35%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 47 (22.49%) Algorithms
2 42 (20.10%) Embedded Systems
3 37 (17.70%) Computer Science
4 30 (14.35%) User Experience
5 18 (8.61%) CUDA
6 17 (8.13%) Data Structures
7 13 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (6.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 7 (3.35%) Device Driver
8 7 (3.35%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (2.87%) Client/Server
10 5 (2.39%) Video\Live Streaming
11 4 (1.91%) MPEG
11 4 (1.91%) Robotics
12 3 (1.44%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (1.44%) Bitcoin
12 3 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (1.44%) Life Science
12 3 (1.44%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.96%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 124 (59.33%) Linux
2 103 (49.28%) Windows
3 40 (19.14%) Android
4 29 (13.88%) Apple iOS
5 16 (7.66%) Embedded Linux
6 11 (5.26%) Unix
7 7 (3.35%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (71.77%) Software Engineering
2 114 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (29.19%) OO
4 47 (22.49%) OOD
5 42 (20.10%) TDD
6 36 (17.22%) SDLC
7 33 (15.79%) Image Processing
8 32 (15.31%) Deep Learning
9 31 (14.83%) Unit Testing
10 28 (13.40%) Android Development
10 28 (13.40%) Multithreading
11 27 (12.92%) Scrum
12 26 (12.44%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (11.96%) iOS Development
14 24 (11.48%) Mobile Development
15 23 (11.00%) Embedded Software Development
15 23 (11.00%) Problem-Solving
16 20 (9.57%) Computer Vision
16 20 (9.57%) UML
17 17 (8.13%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 194 (92.82%) C++
2 59 (28.23%) C
3 32 (15.31%) Python
4 30 (14.35%) Embedded C++
5 29 (13.88%) SQL
6 24 (11.48%) JavaScript
7 21 (10.05%) C#
7 21 (10.05%) Embedded C
8 16 (7.66%) Java
9 8 (3.83%) PHP
10 3 (1.44%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.44%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.96%) Perl
12 1 (0.48%) ANSI C
12 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.48%) R
12 1 (0.48%) Ruby
12 1 (0.48%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 63 (30.14%) Degree
2 17 (8.13%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.35%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.39%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.48%) PhD
6 1 (0.48%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.87%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.48%) DO-178B
System Software
1 9 (4.31%) Firmware
2 3 (1.44%) Docker
3 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (3.35%) Sencha
2 4 (1.91%) Google
3 3 (1.44%) Apple
3 3 (1.44%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.96%) Atmel
4 2 (0.96%) Twitter
5 1 (0.48%) EMC
5 1 (0.48%) QNX