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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X++
Rank 304 340 328
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -12
Permanent jobs citing X++ 3 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.028% 0.025% 0.058%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.055% 0.045% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 7
Average salary £57,500 £63,750 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.80% -12.06%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -
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
5451 6680 6296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.13% 54.91% 52.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4865 5850 5858
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Advertising
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) Logistics
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) ERP

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Advertising
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Release Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Logistics
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago