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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X++
Rank 180 179 183
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing X++ 2 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.059% 0.077% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.14% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +2.77%
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 Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1773 2174 2626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 52.22% 55.72% 61.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1842 2350
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

X++ Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

X++
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

X++ Salary Trend in Manchester

X++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Information Management
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) NUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Finance

X++
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
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