The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X++
Rank 178 179 178
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing X++ 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.074% 0.098% 0.079%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £54,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2232 2472 2365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.37% 60.51% 62.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1904 2199 2155
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
X++
North West

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 17 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

X++
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
Manchester, Lancashire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
William Hare Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 15 days ago