The table below looks at the statistics for X++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited X++ over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X++
Rank 311 331 325
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing X++ 3 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.027% 0.025% 0.058%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.052% 0.044% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 7
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -10.34%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
X++
London

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5787 6745 6448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.05% 55.44% 53.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5128 5999 6022
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

X++ Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

X++
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

X++ Salary Trend in the City of London

X++
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing X++ across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

X++ Salary Histogram in the City of London

X++
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 7 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Advertising
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) Retail
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (28.57%) Logistics
7 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 1 (14.29%) ERP
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services

X++
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Advertising
3 4 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Release Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Logistics
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + car, 28 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + company car
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago