The table below looks at the statistics for X++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited X++ over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X++
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing X++ 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +15.78%
X++
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
862 973 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.86% 54.15% 58.88%
Number of salaries quoted 698 757 919
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

X++ Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

X++
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

X++ Salary Trend in Cheshire

X++
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Tandem
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX

X++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Tandem
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft