The table below looks at the statistics for X-Windows skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited X-Windows over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X-Windows
Rank 896 922 885
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -37
Permanent jobs citing X-Windows 38 28 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.026% 0.048%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.099% 0.071% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 36 20 35
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +90.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £47,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +90.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38503 39611 42685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.97% 37.18% 41.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33219 34097 35665
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

X-Windows
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing X-Windows within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

X-Windows Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

X-Windows
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing X-Windows within the UK.

X-Windows Salary Trend in the UK

X-Windows
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing X-Windows over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 within the UK.

X-Windows Salary Histogram in the UK

X-Windows
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing X-Windows within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +12 37 £35,000 -26.31% 1
West Midlands +1 22 £35,000 -24.35% 1
Warwickshire - 20 £35,000 -
Warwick - 17 £35,000 -
South East +20 9 £36,500 -23.15%
Surrey +16 7 £40,000 -15.78%
Woking +6 7 £40,000 -23.80%
London -3 5 £24,000 -52.00%
Hampshire - 2 £36,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £22,000 - 1
Southampton - 2 £36,500 -
Scotland +1 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £25,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 £25,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £25,000 -

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing X-Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited X-Windows.

1 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 33 (52.38%) Windows Server
3 32 (50.79%) SQL Server
4 30 (47.62%) C++
4 30 (47.62%) Computer Science
5 29 (46.03%) Degree
6 27 (42.86%) Mac OS X
7 25 (39.68%) Mathematics
8 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
8 24 (38.10%) Linux
9 23 (36.51%) Unix
10 22 (34.92%) C
10 22 (34.92%) Qt
11 21 (33.33%) Git (software)
11 21 (33.33%) Subversion
12 20 (31.75%) OpenMP
12 20 (31.75%) MS Exchange
12 20 (31.75%) Mercurial
12 20 (31.75%) Open Source
12 20 (31.75%) CUDA
12 20 (31.75%) Cygwin
13 18 (28.57%) Multithreading
14 17 (26.98%) C#
14 17 (26.98%) SQL
14 17 (26.98%) Parallel Programming
15 16 (25.40%) TCP/IP
16 15 (23.81%) .NET
16 15 (23.81%) MS Office
16 15 (23.81%) ActiveX

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing X-Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited X-Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (31.75%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (23.81%) MS Office
2 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) Office 365
2 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.40%) TCP/IP
2 7 (11.11%) DHCP
2 7 (11.11%) DNS
3 3 (4.76%) Internet
3 3 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (1.59%) Firewall
4 1 (1.59%) Network Security
4 1 (1.59%) PBX
4 1 (1.59%) WebEx
4 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (50.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.94%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (7.94%) InterSystems Cache
4 5 (7.94%) OLAP
5 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.59%) Big Data
7 1 (1.59%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (1.59%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 21 (33.33%) Subversion
2 20 (31.75%) Mercurial
3 15 (23.81%) GDB
4 5 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.59%) ERwin
5 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (7.94%) Retail
2 3 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Back Office
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (50.79%) Developer
2 23 (36.51%) C++ Developer
3 18 (28.57%) Analyst
4 16 (25.40%) Linux Developer
5 14 (22.22%) Applications Developer
5 14 (22.22%) C++ Applications Developer
6 13 (20.63%) Senior Developer
7 12 (19.05%) Senior C++ Developer
8 10 (15.87%) C# Developer
9 9 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
9 9 (14.29%) Support Analyst
10 8 (12.70%) .NET Developer
10 8 (12.70%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (11.11%) C# WCF Developer
11 7 (11.11%) C# WPF Developer
11 7 (11.11%) Graduate
11 7 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
11 7 (11.11%) WCF Developer
11 7 (11.11%) WPF Developer
12 6 (9.52%) Graduate C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.92%) Qt
2 20 (31.75%) OpenMP
3 15 (23.81%) .NET
3 15 (23.81%) ActiveX
4 10 (15.87%) WCF
4 10 (15.87%) WinForms
4 10 (15.87%) WPF
5 5 (7.94%) COM
6 2 (3.17%) Cocoa
7 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.59%) Ajax
7 1 (1.59%) CSS
7 1 (1.59%) Dojo
7 1 (1.59%) Ext JS
7 1 (1.59%) HTML
7 1 (1.59%) JSON
7 1 (1.59%) SAML
7 1 (1.59%) SOAP
7 1 (1.59%) XML
7 1 (1.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (47.62%) Computer Science
2 25 (39.68%) Mathematics
3 20 (31.75%) CUDA
4 9 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (9.52%) Replication
6 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.59%) Clustering
8 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (52.38%) Windows Server
2 33 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (42.86%) Mac OS X
4 24 (38.10%) Linux
5 23 (36.51%) Unix
6 10 (15.87%) Windows 7
7 9 (14.29%) Windows 8
8 8 (12.70%) Windows 10
9 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (7.94%) Apple iOS
12 3 (4.76%) Android
13 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) Open Source
2 18 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 17 (26.98%) Parallel Programming
4 14 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (15.87%) Scrum
5 10 (15.87%) Security Management
6 6 (9.52%) Analytics
6 6 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 5 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.94%) CRM
7 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.76%) Logistics
8 3 (4.76%) Ticket Management
9 2 (3.17%) Data Architecture
10 1 (1.59%) Data Analytics
10 1 (1.59%) Data Governance
10 1 (1.59%) Logical Data Model
10 1 (1.59%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.59%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 30 (47.62%) C++
2 22 (34.92%) C
3 17 (26.98%) C#
3 17 (26.98%) SQL
4 6 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.94%) VB
6 1 (1.59%) Java
6 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 29 (46.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.22%) SLA
2 3 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (31.75%) Cygwin
2 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
3 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.76%) vSphere
4 3 (4.76%) XenApp
4 3 (4.76%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.63%) Cisco
3 10 (15.87%) Apple
4 9 (14.29%) VMware
5 5 (7.94%) Citrix
5 5 (7.94%) Oracle
6 3 (4.76%) IBM
7 2 (3.17%) Dell
8 1 (1.59%) Adobe
8 1 (1.59%) Cognos
8 1 (1.59%) HP
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