The table below looks at the statistics for X-Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited X-Windows over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
X-Windows
England / West Midlands
Rank - 211 -
Permanent jobs citing X-Windows 0 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.39% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 22 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -26.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1633 1913 1795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.87% 32.63% 35.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1672 1620
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

X-Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for X-Windows.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 11 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Subversion
2 8 (72.73%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) JIRA
2 8 (72.73%) Test Scripting
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (72.73%) Mercurial
2 8 (72.73%) Hudson
2 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
3 7 (63.64%) Automation Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Cygwin
5 3 (27.27%) GDB
5 3 (27.27%) Parallel Programming
5 3 (27.27%) Open Source
5 3 (27.27%) CUDA
5 3 (27.27%) OpenMP
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) Qt
5 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) Parallel Computing
7 1 (9.09%) Issue Tracking

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

Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
1 8 (72.73%) Hudson
1 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
1 8 (72.73%) JIRA
1 8 (72.73%) Mercurial
1 8 (72.73%) Subversion
2 3 (27.27%) GDB
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA Agile
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Tester
2 5 (45.45%) Software Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C++ Applications Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C++ Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Linux Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) OpenMP
1 3 (27.27%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 3 (27.27%) CUDA
1 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Test Scripting
2 7 (63.64%) Automation Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
4 3 (27.27%) Open Source
4 3 (27.27%) Parallel Programming
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
6 1 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (9.09%) Kanban
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Parallel Computing
6 1 (9.09%) Product Management
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (72.73%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Cygwin