The table below looks at the statistics for X-Windows skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited X-Windows over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
X-Windows
UK
Rank 837 900 942
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +42
Permanent jobs citing X-Windows 4 39 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.038% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.012% 0.100% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 4 38 17
Median salary £62,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £24,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £94,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -26.31%

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
32675 39016 39910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.40% 38.23% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28056 33584 34174
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

X-Windows
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing X-Windows as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017 within the UK.

X-Windows Salary Histogram in the UK

X-Windows
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing X-Windows within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +65 4 £62,500 +78.57% 1
South East +59 4 £62,500 +71.23% 1
Surrey +44 4 £62,500 +56.25%
Woking +2 2 £40,000 -
Camberley - 1 £80,000 -

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing X-Windows 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 X-Windows.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) C++
3 11 (64.71%) Mac OS X
3 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) Linux
5 8 (47.06%) Python
6 7 (41.18%) Subversion
6 7 (41.18%) JIRA
6 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
6 7 (41.18%) Mercurial
6 7 (41.18%) Hudson
6 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
6 7 (41.18%) Automation Testing
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
7 5 (29.41%) Multithreading
7 5 (29.41%) .NET
8 4 (23.53%) C#
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 4 (23.53%) ActiveX
8 4 (23.53%) WinForms
8 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (17.65%) Analytics
9 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
9 3 (17.65%) Security Management
9 3 (17.65%) Scrum
9 3 (17.65%) VMware
9 3 (17.65%) Unix
9 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP

X-Windows
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (5.88%) LDAP
2 1 (5.88%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
1 7 (41.18%) Hudson
1 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
1 7 (41.18%) JIRA
1 7 (41.18%) Mercurial
1 7 (41.18%) Subversion
2 3 (17.65%) GDB
3 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.88%) webpack
General
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Tester
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Software Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C++ Applications Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Linux Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) ActiveX
2 4 (23.53%) WinForms
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) OpenMP
3 3 (17.65%) Qt
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
4 2 (11.76%) WCF
4 2 (11.76%) WPF
5 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.88%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (5.88%) Node.js
5 1 (5.88%) PhoneGap
5 1 (5.88%) React
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) CUDA
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.88%) EMC VNX
3 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.88%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Mac OS X
3 10 (58.82%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) Unix
6 2 (11.76%) Android
7 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Automation Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
3 5 (29.41%) Multithreading
4 3 (17.65%) Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
4 3 (17.65%) Open Source
4 3 (17.65%) Parallel Programming
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) Security Management
5 2 (11.76%) Android Development
5 2 (11.76%) Document Management
5 2 (11.76%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Market Research
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) OOD
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
5 2 (11.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C++
2 8 (47.06%) Python
3 4 (23.53%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
5 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (17.65%) Cygwin
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.88%) Terminal Server
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (5.88%) Jamf Pro
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) AppSense
2 1 (5.88%) Brocade
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) EMC
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.88%) Xamarin