The table below looks at the statistics for X++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited X++ over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X++
Rank - - 75
Permanent jobs citing X++ 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
323 400 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 57.27% 64.31% 66.04%
Number of salaries quoted 263 366 322
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

X++ Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

X++
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

X++ Salary Trend in Merseyside