The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X-Windows
Rank 886 862 896
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +34
Permanent jobs citing X-Windows 31 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.019% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.064% 0.047% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 19
Average salary £33,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -39.13%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

X-Windows Salary Histogram in the UK

X-Windows
Top 14 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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -36 31 £33,000 -13.15% 2
London -47 16 £35,000 -18.12% 1
City of London -9 10 £35,000 -26.31% 1
East Midlands - 9 £25,000 -
Nottingham - 9 £25,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 9 £25,000 -
South East -15 5 £33,000 -13.72%
Surrey 0 4 £33,000 -5.71%
Woking - 4 £33,000 -
Slough -1 1 £42,500 +8.97%
Berkshire -7 1 £42,500 +8.97%
Gloucestershire - 1 £35,000 -
South West - 1 £35,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £35,000 -

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (56.25%) C#
3 45 (56.25%) .NET
4 44 (55.00%) Degree
5 43 (53.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 42 (52.50%) SQL Server
7 40 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 37 (46.25%) XML
9 35 (43.75%) SQL
9 35 (43.75%) .NET Framework
10 30 (37.50%) Ajax
10 30 (37.50%) HTML
10 30 (37.50%) XSLT
10 30 (37.50%) CSS
11 29 (36.25%) ASP.NET
11 29 (36.25%) Visual Studio
11 29 (36.25%) Web Services
11 29 (36.25%) Web Design
11 29 (36.25%) SQL Server 2005
11 29 (36.25%) Web Development
12 25 (31.25%) Computer Science
12 25 (31.25%) Linux
13 21 (26.25%) Mac OS X
14 17 (21.25%) UNIX
15 16 (20.00%) C
16 15 (18.75%) Java
16 15 (18.75%) VMware
17 14 (17.50%) Perl
17 14 (17.50%) Tomcat

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 14 (17.50%) Tomcat
1 14 (17.50%) Apache
2 5 (6.25%) Node.js
2 5 (6.25%) Apache Solr
3 4 (5.00%) nginx
3 4 (5.00%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.00%) CloudStack
4 3 (3.75%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.75%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.75%) Confluence
5 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.25%) IIS
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.00%) SaaS
2 4 (5.00%) PaaS
2 4 (5.00%) IaaS
3 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (13.75%) SAN
3 7 (8.75%) DNS
4 6 (7.50%) BIG-IP
4 6 (7.50%) NAS
4 6 (7.50%) MRTG
4 6 (7.50%) Internet
4 6 (7.50%) HTTP
4 6 (7.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (5.00%) DHCP
6 3 (3.75%) LDAP
6 3 (3.75%) Firewall
6 3 (3.75%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (3.75%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (3.75%) SSH
7 1 (1.25%) Wireless
7 1 (1.25%) FTP
7 1 (1.25%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (52.50%) SQL Server
2 40 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (36.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (13.75%) MySQL
5 5 (6.25%) OLAP
5 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (6.25%) InterSystems Cache
5 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.00%) Redis
6 4 (5.00%) Hazelcast
6 4 (5.00%) OrientDB
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (36.25%) Visual Studio
2 14 (17.50%) Git (software)
3 13 (16.25%) Subversion
4 8 (10.00%) JIRA
4 8 (10.00%) Mercurial
4 8 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 7 (8.75%) Selenium
6 6 (7.50%) Maven
7 5 (6.25%) GDB
7 5 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (5.00%) IntelliJ
8 4 (5.00%) Artifactory
9 3 (3.75%) Apache Ivy
9 3 (3.75%) Gradle
9 3 (3.75%) Ant
9 3 (3.75%) Hudson
10 1 (1.25%) Grunt
10 1 (1.25%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (6.25%) Retail
2 4 (5.00%) Law
2 4 (5.00%) Legal
3 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) Finance
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (47.50%) Developer
2 17 (21.25%) .NET Developer
3 12 (15.00%) Junior
3 12 (15.00%) Junior Developer
4 9 (11.25%) Administrator
5 8 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Applications Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Linux Support
6 6 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (7.50%) Systems Support
7 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) C++ Developer
7 5 (6.25%) C++ Applications Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Server Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (56.25%) .NET
2 37 (46.25%) XML
3 35 (43.75%) .NET Framework
4 30 (37.50%) Ajax
4 30 (37.50%) HTML
4 30 (37.50%) XSLT
4 30 (37.50%) CSS
5 29 (36.25%) ASP.NET
5 29 (36.25%) Web Services
6 11 (13.75%) ActiveX
7 8 (10.00%) OpenMP
7 8 (10.00%) Qt
8 6 (7.50%) WCF
8 6 (7.50%) WPF
8 6 (7.50%) WinForms
8 6 (7.50%) J2EE
9 5 (6.25%) COM
9 5 (6.25%) Hibernate
9 5 (6.25%) Spring
10 4 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 14 (17.50%) Open Source
3 13 (16.25%) Mathematics
4 8 (10.00%) CUDA
5 7 (8.75%) Clustering
6 6 (7.50%) iSeries
6 6 (7.50%) Replication
7 5 (6.25%) Mobile App
8 3 (3.75%) Wiki
9 1 (1.25%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 50 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (53.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (31.25%) Linux
5 21 (26.25%) Mac OS X
6 17 (21.25%) UNIX
7 11 (13.75%) AIX
8 9 (11.25%) CentOS
8 9 (11.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (10.00%) Apple iOS
10 6 (7.50%) Android
10 6 (7.50%) Windows XP
11 4 (5.00%) Ubuntu
11 4 (5.00%) Windows 7
11 4 (5.00%) Mac OS
11 4 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (5.00%) Gentoo
11 4 (5.00%) Windows 2000
12 3 (3.75%) Solaris
13 2 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.25%) Web Design
1 29 (36.25%) Web Development
2 8 (10.00%) Multithreading
2 8 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (10.00%) ITIL
3 7 (8.75%) Kanban
4 6 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (7.50%) Change Control
4 6 (7.50%) Configuration Management
4 6 (7.50%) UML
4 6 (7.50%) OO
4 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (7.50%) OOD
5 5 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 5 (6.25%) CRM
5 5 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.25%) Parallel Programming
6 4 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 45 (56.25%) C#
2 35 (43.75%) SQL
3 16 (20.00%) C
4 15 (18.75%) Java
5 14 (17.50%) Perl
6 13 (16.25%) C++
7 9 (11.25%) Bash Shell
8 8 (10.00%) Ruby
9 7 (8.75%) Python
10 6 (7.50%) AWK
10 6 (7.50%) VB.NET
10 6 (7.50%) sed
11 5 (6.25%) JavaScript
11 5 (6.25%) PHP
11 5 (6.25%) T-SQL
11 5 (6.25%) VB
11 5 (6.25%) Shell Script
11 5 (6.25%) Objective-C
12 3 (3.75%) C-shell
12 3 (3.75%) Korn
Qualifications
1 44 (55.00%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) RHCE
3 4 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.25%) ISEB
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) SLA
2 4 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (11.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.25%) Sendmail
2 9 (11.25%) Xen
3 8 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (10.00%) Cygwin
4 7 (8.75%) NFS
5 6 (7.50%) VMware Server
5 6 (7.50%) Samba
6 5 (6.25%) vSphere
7 4 (5.00%) VirtualBox
8 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.25%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.25%) XenApp
9 1 (1.25%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.25%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (16.25%) Puppet
1 13 (16.25%) Nagios
2 9 (11.25%) YUM
3 6 (7.50%) Tivoli
4 4 (5.00%) SCCM
4 4 (5.00%) ZABBIX
4 4 (5.00%) Vagrant
4 4 (5.00%) HAProxy
4 4 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.25%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.25%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (18.75%) VMware
2 11 (13.75%) HP
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle
4 9 (11.25%) Red Hat
5 8 (10.00%) Cisco
6 6 (7.50%) F5
6 6 (7.50%) EMC
6 6 (7.50%) JBoss
6 6 (7.50%) IBM
6 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.00%) Rackspace
7 4 (5.00%) NetApp
7 4 (5.00%) Apple
7 4 (5.00%) Dell
7 4 (5.00%) SendGrid
7 4 (5.00%) New Relic
8 3 (3.75%) Vignette
8 3 (3.75%) Sun
8 3 (3.75%) BEA
8 3 (3.75%) Google
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago