The table below looks at the statistics for X++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited X++ over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X++
Rank 129 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing X++ 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% 0.16% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
X++
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
870 740 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.11% 39.01% 47.35%
Number of salaries quoted 772 661 827
Average salary £40,000 £37,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% -6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing X++ across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

X++ Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

X++
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

X++ Salary Trend in Birmingham

X++
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing X++ across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

X++ Salary Histogram in Birmingham

X++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing X++ 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++.

1 19 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (63.16%) C#
3 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
3 11 (57.89%) Visual Studio
4 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) .NET
4 10 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (47.37%) XML
6 7 (36.84%) Finance
6 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (36.84%) Logistics
7 6 (31.58%) MorphX
7 6 (31.58%) Web Services
7 6 (31.58%) MySQL
7 6 (31.58%) OLAP
8 5 (26.32%) ERP
8 5 (26.32%) HTTP
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.79%) Hudson
9 3 (15.79%) Project Management
9 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
10 2 (10.53%) OO
10 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
10 2 (10.53%) MVC
10 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 2 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (10.53%) Mercurial

X++
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing X++ 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++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (31.58%) OLAP
3 6 (31.58%) MySQL
4 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.26%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Visual Studio
2 10 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (31.58%) MorphX
4 3 (15.79%) Hudson
5 2 (10.53%) Mercurial
5 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
5 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Team Leader
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) XML
3 6 (31.58%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Logistics
2 5 (26.32%) ERP
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) Open Source
5 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards