The first table below looks at the demand for X-Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited X-Windows over the 3 months to 23 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X-Windows
Rank - 199 -
Permanent jobs citing X-Windows 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.039% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £31,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -39.13%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1760 1976 1895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.28% 38.89% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1760 1720
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
X-Windows
England

X-Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing X-Windows across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

X-Windows Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

X-Windows
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing X-Windows across the West Midlands region.

X-Windows Salary Trend in the West Midlands

X-Windows
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) AIX
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) Qt
1 8 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 8 (100.00%) Open Source
1 8 (100.00%) CUDA
1 8 (100.00%) Cygwin
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
1 8 (100.00%) OpenMP
2 5 (62.50%) GDB
2 5 (62.50%) Parallel Programming

X-Windows
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) Mercurial
2 5 (62.50%) GDB
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Applications Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C++ Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C++ Applications Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Applications Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) OpenMP
1 8 (100.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (100.00%) Open Source
1 8 (100.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) AIX
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (62.50%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Cygwin