The table below looks at the statistics for X++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited X++ over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X++
Rank 252 249 236
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing X++ 2 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.030% 0.11% 0.073%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.059% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 5
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
X++
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3404 4008 4015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.62% 54.61% 58.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2920 3335 3576
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

X++ Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

X++
Salary Trend in the North West

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

X++ Salary Trend in the North West

X++
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing X++ within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -4 2 £45,000 -10.00% 1
X++
England

X++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) ERP
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Information Management
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services

X++
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) WCF
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + flexible working hours, Home-Working
Posted: 14 days ago