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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited X++ over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X++
Rank 256 305 361
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +56
Permanent jobs citing X++ 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% 0.010% 0.046%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.056% 0.019% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Median salary £65,000 £37,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% -34.78%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +15.78%
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
3602 5368 6944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.24% 51.88% 52.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3300 4748 6021
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,300 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing X++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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++
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing X++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for X++.

1 11 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) ERP
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) MorphX
4 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (18.18%) Logistics
5 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 2 (18.18%) Advertising
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 1 (9.09%) Legal
6 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) Presales
6 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MorphX
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Dynamics AX Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Logistics Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ERP
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Presales
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft