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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
X-Windows
UK
Rank 852 891 924
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +33
Permanent jobs citing X-Windows 6 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.029% 0.028%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.018% 0.077% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 22
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -23.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,200 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -23.15%

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
33206 37465 38419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.50% 38.08% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28719 32262 33107
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017 within the UK.

X-Windows Salary Histogram in the UK

X-Windows
Top 8 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 17 January 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 +27 6 £35,000 -4.10% 1
Warwick +22 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Warwickshire +13 3 £32,500 -18.75%
West Midlands -7 3 £32,500 -7.14%
South East +61 2 £40,000 +9.58% 1
Surrey +36 2 £40,000 -4.19% 1
Woking +11 2 £40,000 -4.19%
London +66 1 £90,000 +275.00%

X-Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) Mac OS X
3 16 (59.26%) C++
4 15 (55.56%) Linux
5 12 (44.44%) Python
5 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
6 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
6 11 (40.74%) Windows Server
7 10 (37.04%) Mercurial
7 10 (37.04%) Hudson
7 10 (37.04%) JIRA
7 10 (37.04%) Test Scripting
7 10 (37.04%) Subversion
7 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
8 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (29.63%) Automation Testing
9 7 (25.93%) VMware
10 6 (22.22%) Multithreading
10 6 (22.22%) ServiceNow
10 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
11 5 (18.52%) Analytics
11 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (18.52%) Scrum
11 5 (18.52%) Unix
12 4 (14.81%) ITIL
12 4 (14.81%) MS Office
12 4 (14.81%) OpenMP
12 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
12 4 (14.81%) Computer Science

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 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) G Suite
2 1 (3.70%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) LDAP
2 1 (3.70%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
1 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
2 10 (37.04%) Hudson
2 10 (37.04%) JIRA
2 10 (37.04%) Mercurial
2 10 (37.04%) Subversion
3 4 (14.81%) GDB
4 1 (3.70%) Bower
4 1 (3.70%) Gradle
4 1 (3.70%) Grunt
4 1 (3.70%) gulp
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (3.70%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) NuGet
4 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.70%) webpack
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Tester
2 7 (25.93%) Software Tester
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Applications Developer
4 4 (14.81%) C++ Applications Developer
4 4 (14.81%) C++ Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Linux Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Tester
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) Support Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) OpenMP
1 4 (14.81%) Qt
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.11%) SAP Basis
3 2 (7.41%) ActiveX
3 2 (7.41%) WCF
3 2 (7.41%) WinForms
3 2 (7.41%) WPF
4 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.70%) Node.js
4 1 (3.70%) PhoneGap
4 1 (3.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
1 4 (14.81%) CUDA
1 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (11.11%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.41%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) iPhone
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) New Media
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) Mac OS X
3 15 (55.56%) Linux
4 11 (40.74%) Windows Server
5 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 5 (18.52%) Unix
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
9 2 (7.41%) Android
10 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
10 1 (3.70%) CentOS
10 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Test Scripting
3 8 (29.63%) Automation Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 5 (18.52%) Analytics
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) ITIL
6 4 (14.81%) Open Source
6 4 (14.81%) Parallel Programming
7 3 (11.11%) Data Management
7 3 (11.11%) ITSM
7 3 (11.11%) Migration
7 3 (11.11%) Service Management
8 2 (7.41%) Android Development
8 2 (7.41%) B2B
8 2 (7.41%) B2C
8 2 (7.41%) Change Management
8 2 (7.41%) Customer Insight
8 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
8 2 (7.41%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) C++
2 12 (44.44%) Python
3 3 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) Fortran
5 1 (3.70%) Groovy
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.81%) Cygwin
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (11.11%) Terminal Server
4 3 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (11.11%) vSphere
5 1 (3.70%) Docker
5 1 (3.70%) VirtualBox
5 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Casper Suite
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Packer
2 1 (3.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) VMware
2 6 (22.22%) ServiceNow
3 3 (11.11%) Apple
3 3 (11.11%) AppSense
3 3 (11.11%) BMC
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco
3 3 (11.11%) Remedy
3 3 (11.11%) SAP
4 2 (7.41%) Brocade
4 2 (7.41%) EMC
4 2 (7.41%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) Dell KACE
5 1 (3.70%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) Xamarin
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