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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X++
Rank 237 239 254
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Permanent jobs citing X++ 5 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.073% 0.015% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.025% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 16
Average salary £65,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £37,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.42% -9.44%
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
3431 3993 4880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.43% 60.32% 61.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3043 3478 4346
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,824
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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++
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing X++ across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

X++ Salary Histogram 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 29 January 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 - 2 £62,500 - 2
Merseyside +14 1 £65,000 +73.33% 2
Cheshire - 1 £67,500 - 2
X++
England

X++
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 15 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) .NET
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (46.67%) ERP
7 5 (33.33%) Java
7 5 (33.33%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) C++
8 4 (26.67%) OO
8 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (26.67%) Advertising
9 3 (20.00%) Logistics
9 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 2 (13.33%) Tandem
10 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
11 1 (6.67%) SAP
11 1 (6.67%) HTML
11 1 (6.67%) ABAP
11 1 (6.67%) Finance
11 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
11 1 (6.67%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (26.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ABAP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ERP
2 4 (26.67%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, 25 days' holiday
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 27 days ago