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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X++
Rank 139 118 113
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -5
Permanent jobs citing X++ 2 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.081% 0.60% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 1.34% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 1
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.39%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +6.66%
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
815 819 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.10% 44.95% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 695 725 640
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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++
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (100.00%) MorphX
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

X++
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MorphX
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft