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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X-Windows
Rank 909 924 990
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +66
Permanent jobs citing X-Windows 23 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.022% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.061% 0.057% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 12
Median salary £35,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £22,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £38,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.23%

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
37881 40482 47575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.43% 37.96% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 32783 34546 40646
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 May 2016 within the UK.

X-Windows Salary Histogram in the UK

X-Windows
Top 17 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 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +45 20 £35,000 -6.66% 2
London +24 9 £50,000 +33.33% 1
South East +31 5 £30,000 -45.45%
Warwickshire - 5 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands - 5 £35,000 - 1
Warwick - 5 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £30,000 -
Scotland -6 3 £55,000 -
Glasgow -17 3 £55,000 -
Portsmouth - 3 £30,000 -
South West +8 1 - -
Surrey +4 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Woking - 1 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £75,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £27,500 -

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (59.68%) C++
3 34 (54.84%) Mac OS X
4 33 (53.23%) Linux
4 33 (53.23%) Degree
5 29 (46.77%) Computer Science
5 29 (46.77%) C
6 28 (45.16%) Unix
6 28 (45.16%) Subversion
6 28 (45.16%) Git (software)
6 28 (45.16%) Mercurial
7 27 (43.55%) Qt
7 27 (43.55%) Mathematics
8 26 (41.94%) OpenMP
8 26 (41.94%) Open Source
8 26 (41.94%) CUDA
8 26 (41.94%) Cygwin
9 23 (37.10%) Parallel Programming
10 20 (32.26%) Windows Server
11 19 (30.65%) GDB
11 19 (30.65%) Multithreading
11 19 (30.65%) SQL Server
12 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (25.81%) Windows 10
13 15 (24.19%) Windows 7
14 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
14 13 (20.97%) Citrix
14 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
15 12 (19.35%) SQL
16 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (6.45%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.84%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.84%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Office
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
2 7 (11.29%) DHCP
2 7 (11.29%) DNS
3 6 (9.68%) SAN
4 3 (4.84%) FTP
5 2 (3.23%) Internet
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.61%) LAN
6 1 (1.61%) VPN
6 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (45.16%) Git (software)
1 28 (45.16%) Mercurial
1 28 (45.16%) Subversion
2 19 (30.65%) GDB
3 2 (3.23%) Hudson
3 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.23%) JIRA
3 2 (3.23%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.61%) Clang
General
1 4 (6.45%) Banking
1 4 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (53.23%) Developer
2 27 (43.55%) C++ Developer
3 20 (32.26%) Linux Developer
4 18 (29.03%) Applications Developer
4 18 (29.03%) C++ Applications Developer
5 12 (19.35%) Analyst
5 12 (19.35%) Senior C++ Developer
5 12 (19.35%) Senior Developer
6 9 (14.52%) Support Analyst
7 7 (11.29%) C# Developer
7 7 (11.29%) Desktop Support
8 6 (9.68%) .NET Developer
8 6 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (9.68%) Desktop Analyst
8 6 (9.68%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 6 (9.68%) Graduate
8 6 (9.68%) Graduate C++ Developer
8 6 (9.68%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (9.68%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (43.55%) Qt
2 26 (41.94%) OpenMP
3 8 (12.90%) .NET
3 8 (12.90%) ActiveX
3 8 (12.90%) WCF
3 8 (12.90%) WinForms
3 8 (12.90%) WPF
4 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.61%) CSS
5 1 (1.61%) HTML
5 1 (1.61%) LLVM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.77%) Computer Science
2 27 (43.55%) Mathematics
3 26 (41.94%) CUDA
4 8 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.61%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (54.84%) Mac OS X
3 33 (53.23%) Linux
4 28 (45.16%) Unix
5 20 (32.26%) Windows Server
6 16 (25.81%) Windows 10
6 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (24.19%) Windows 7
8 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (11.29%) Windows 8
10 4 (6.45%) Android
10 4 (6.45%) Apple iOS
11 3 (4.84%) AIX
11 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (4.84%) Solaris
11 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (4.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Open Source
2 23 (37.10%) Parallel Programming
3 19 (30.65%) Multithreading
4 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.74%) Scrum
5 10 (16.13%) Analytics
6 8 (12.90%) Security Management
7 4 (6.45%) ITIL
7 4 (6.45%) Web Development
8 3 (4.84%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.84%) Identity Management
8 3 (4.84%) Investment Management
8 3 (4.84%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.23%) Defect Management
9 2 (3.23%) Issue Tracking
9 2 (3.23%) Manual Testing
9 2 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 37 (59.68%) C++
2 29 (46.77%) C
3 12 (19.35%) SQL
4 8 (12.90%) C#
5 2 (3.23%) Fortran
5 2 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (53.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) ACSP
2 1 (1.61%) ACTC
2 1 (1.61%) MCSA
2 1 (1.61%) MCSE
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) SLA
2 3 (4.84%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (3.23%) QA
4 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (41.94%) Cygwin
2 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
3 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.84%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.84%) vSphere
5 3 (4.84%) XenApp
5 3 (4.84%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.61%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Backup Exec
1 3 (4.84%) SCCM
1 3 (4.84%) SCOM
1 3 (4.84%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.23%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Citrix
2 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.13%) VMware
4 7 (11.29%) Dell
4 7 (11.29%) EMC
5 6 (9.68%) IBM
6 4 (6.45%) Dot Hill
6 4 (6.45%) HP
6 4 (6.45%) NetApp
6 4 (6.45%) Veeam
7 3 (4.84%) Cisco
7 3 (4.84%) Oracle
7 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.84%) Varonis
8 2 (3.23%) Apple
9 1 (1.61%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (1.61%) Epicor
9 1 (1.61%) Juniper
9 1 (1.61%) Meraki
9 1 (1.61%) SAP
Warwick
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago