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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X-Windows
Rank 898 957 995
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +38
Permanent jobs citing X-Windows 26 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.017% 0.007%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.069% 0.045% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 6
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £44,250 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%

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
37658 42179 47625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.80% 38.06% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 32728 36100 40719
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 £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 June 2016 within the UK.

X-Windows Salary Histogram in the UK

X-Windows
Top 18 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 26 June 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 +48 23 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Warwickshire - 9 £32,500 - 1
West Midlands - 9 £32,500 - 1
Warwick - 9 £32,500 - 1
London +26 7 £54,000 +44.00%
South East - 6 £30,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £30,000 -
Scotland +5 3 £55,000 -
Glasgow -14 3 £55,000 -
Portsmouth - 3 £30,000 -
South West +11 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £50,000 -
Gloucester - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £27,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (61.02%) C++
3 33 (55.93%) Linux
4 32 (54.24%) Mac OS X
5 29 (49.15%) Degree
6 26 (44.07%) Computer Science
6 26 (44.07%) Git (software)
6 26 (44.07%) Mercurial
6 26 (44.07%) Subversion
7 25 (42.37%) Unix
8 24 (40.68%) C
8 24 (40.68%) Qt
8 24 (40.68%) Mathematics
9 23 (38.98%) CUDA
9 23 (38.98%) Open Source
9 23 (38.98%) Cygwin
9 23 (38.98%) OpenMP
10 20 (33.90%) Parallel Programming
11 19 (32.20%) Windows Server
12 17 (28.81%) GDB
12 17 (28.81%) Multithreading
13 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
14 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
16 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (20.34%) Citrix
17 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
17 12 (20.34%) Windows 10
18 11 (18.64%) SQL
18 11 (18.64%) VMware

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 9 (15.25%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (6.78%) Skype for Business
4 3 (5.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
2 8 (13.56%) DHCP
2 8 (13.56%) DNS
3 7 (11.86%) SAN
4 3 (5.08%) FTP
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.69%) LAN
5 1 (1.69%) NAS
5 1 (1.69%) VPN
5 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 26 (44.07%) Git (software)
1 26 (44.07%) Mercurial
1 26 (44.07%) Subversion
2 17 (28.81%) GDB
3 5 (8.47%) Hudson
3 5 (8.47%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.47%) JIRA
4 2 (3.39%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.69%) Clang
General
1 4 (6.78%) Banking
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) Developer
2 24 (40.68%) C++ Developer
3 19 (32.20%) Linux Developer
4 17 (28.81%) Applications Developer
4 17 (28.81%) C++ Applications Developer
5 9 (15.25%) Senior C++ Developer
5 9 (15.25%) Senior Developer
6 8 (13.56%) Analyst
7 7 (11.86%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (10.17%) C# Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Support Analyst
9 5 (8.47%) .NET Developer
9 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (8.47%) Administrator
9 5 (8.47%) Desktop Support
9 5 (8.47%) Graduate
9 5 (8.47%) Graduate C++ Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Senior Applications Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Senior C++ Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.68%) Qt
2 23 (38.98%) OpenMP
3 7 (11.86%) .NET
3 7 (11.86%) ActiveX
3 7 (11.86%) WCF
3 7 (11.86%) WinForms
3 7 (11.86%) WPF
4 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.69%) CSS
4 1 (1.69%) HTML
4 1 (1.69%) LLVM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (44.07%) Computer Science
2 24 (40.68%) Mathematics
3 23 (38.98%) CUDA
4 8 (13.56%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.08%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.69%) Clustering
6 1 (1.69%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.69%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.69%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.69%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (55.93%) Linux
3 32 (54.24%) Mac OS X
4 25 (42.37%) Unix
5 19 (32.20%) Windows Server
6 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (20.34%) Windows 10
7 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
8 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (6.78%) Solaris
10 3 (5.08%) AIX
10 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (5.08%) Windows 8
11 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.69%) Android
12 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Open Source
2 20 (33.90%) Parallel Programming
3 17 (28.81%) Multithreading
4 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (16.95%) Analytics
5 10 (16.95%) Scrum
6 7 (11.86%) Security Management
7 5 (8.47%) Test Scripting
8 4 (6.78%) ITIL
8 4 (6.78%) Web Development
9 3 (5.08%) Asset Management
9 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.08%) Identity Management
9 3 (5.08%) Investment Management
9 3 (5.08%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.39%) Data Protection
10 2 (3.39%) Defect Management
10 2 (3.39%) Issue Tracking
10 2 (3.39%) Parallel Computing
Programming Languages
1 36 (61.02%) C++
2 24 (40.68%) C
3 11 (18.64%) SQL
4 7 (11.86%) C#
5 5 (8.47%) Python
6 2 (3.39%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 29 (49.15%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) ACSP
2 1 (1.69%) ACTC
2 1 (1.69%) MCSA
2 1 (1.69%) MCSE
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (3.39%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) SLA
3 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (38.98%) Cygwin
2 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
3 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.78%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.08%) vSphere
6 2 (3.39%) XenApp
6 2 (3.39%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.69%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.08%) SCCM
1 3 (5.08%) SCOM
1 3 (5.08%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.39%) Casper Suite
3 1 (1.69%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Citrix
2 11 (18.64%) VMware
3 8 (13.56%) Dell
3 8 (13.56%) EMC
3 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.17%) HP
5 5 (8.47%) IBM
5 5 (8.47%) NetApp
6 4 (6.78%) Cisco
6 4 (6.78%) Dot Hill
6 4 (6.78%) Veeam
7 3 (5.08%) Oracle
7 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.08%) Varonis
8 2 (3.39%) Apple
8 2 (3.39%) Brocade
9 1 (1.69%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (1.69%) Meraki
9 1 (1.69%) Meru Networks
9 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
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