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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X++
Rank 834 869 762
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -107
Permanent jobs citing X++ 53 25 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.023% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.098% 0.044% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 53 18 107
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+26.31% +4.39%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54037 56661 57939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.48% 52.93% 54.16%
Number of salaries quoted 46116 47430 50275
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

X++
Jobs Demand Trend

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

X++ Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

X++
Salary Trend

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

X++ Salary Trend in the UK

X++
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing X++ over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 within the UK.

X++ Salary Histogram in the UK

X++
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing X++ within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 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
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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
England +42 45 £60,000 +26.31% 24
London +26 16 £65,000 +26.82% 4
South East -15 8 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Yorkshire 0 7 £60,000 +9.09% 6
South West -1 7 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Surrey +4 5 £57,500 +15.00% 1
North West - 5 £65,000 -
City of London +12 4 £65,000 - 2
Redhill - 3 £57,500 -
Cornwall - 2 £36,250 -
Manchester - 2 £62,500 -
Leeds -4 1 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Bristol -8 1 £42,500 -5.55%
West Yorkshire -11 1 £50,000 -16.66% 2
West Midlands -25 1 £47,500 - 5
Merseyside - 1 £65,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £22,500 -
East of England - 1 £60,000 - 3
Cambridge - 1 £60,000 - 1
Enfield - 1 £67,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £47,500 - 3
Bracknell - 1 £32,500 -
Littlehampton - 1 £22,500 -
Liverpool - 1 £65,000 -
Dorset - 1 £52,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £65,000 -
Somerset - 1 £37,500 - 1
York - 1 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £32,500 -

X++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 96 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 78 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 59 (61.46%) .NET
4 50 (52.08%) ERP
5 44 (45.83%) SQL
6 40 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 37 (38.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 35 (36.46%) Finance
9 33 (34.38%) MS Excel
10 31 (32.29%) Logistics
11 27 (28.13%) MorphX
11 27 (28.13%) C#
12 23 (23.96%) SharePoint
13 17 (17.71%) Advertising
14 16 (16.67%) Visual Studio
14 16 (16.67%) XML
15 15 (15.63%) C++
16 14 (14.58%) T-SQL
16 14 (14.58%) Degree
17 13 (13.54%) .NET Framework
17 13 (13.54%) JavaScript
18 11 (11.46%) Migration
18 11 (11.46%) Manufacturing
18 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET
18 11 (11.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 11 (11.46%) Mentoring
19 10 (10.42%) HTML
19 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
19 10 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
19 10 (10.42%) QA

X++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 23 (23.96%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.08%) CMS
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (1.04%) Apache
Applications
1 33 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 96 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 37 (38.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (11.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 27 (28.13%) MorphX
2 16 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 8 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.25%) NUnit
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 35 (36.46%) Finance
2 17 (17.71%) Advertising
3 11 (11.46%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.21%) Retail
5 2 (2.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (55.21%) Developer
2 42 (43.75%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 17 (17.71%) Senior Developer
4 16 (16.67%) Consultant
5 12 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Developer
6 9 (9.38%) Architect
7 6 (6.25%) Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Technical Architect
8 5 (5.21%) Graduate
8 5 (5.21%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.13%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Functional Consultant
10 2 (2.08%) Technical Support
10 2 (2.08%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.08%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (2.08%) Support Consultant
10 2 (2.08%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (61.46%) .NET
2 16 (16.67%) XML
3 13 (13.54%) .NET Framework
4 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET
5 10 (10.42%) HTML
6 9 (9.38%) CSS
6 9 (9.38%) Ajax
7 7 (7.29%) WCF
7 7 (7.29%) Web Services
8 5 (5.21%) SOAP
8 5 (5.21%) ADO.NET
9 4 (4.17%) Silverlight
9 4 (4.17%) jQuery
9 4 (4.17%) WPF
10 3 (3.13%) XSL
11 2 (2.08%) HTML5
11 2 (2.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (2.08%) WF
12 1 (1.04%) CSS3
12 1 (1.04%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.08%) Wiki
4 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.08%) Tandem
5 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.08%) ERP
2 31 (32.29%) Logistics
3 11 (11.46%) Migration
3 11 (11.46%) Mentoring
4 10 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.33%) Scrum
5 8 (8.33%) OO
6 7 (7.29%) Project Management
7 6 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 6 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (5.21%) Resource Management
8 5 (5.21%) OOP
9 4 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.13%) UML
10 3 (3.13%) RAD
10 3 (3.13%) SSADM
10 3 (3.13%) CRM
10 3 (3.13%) MVC
10 3 (3.13%) Web Design
10 3 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (45.83%) SQL
2 27 (28.13%) C#
3 15 (15.63%) C++
4 14 (14.58%) T-SQL
5 13 (13.54%) JavaScript
6 8 (8.33%) Java
7 5 (5.21%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.04%) VB
8 1 (1.04%) PHP
8 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (14.58%) Degree
2 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.04%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) SLA
Vendors
1 78 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.21%) SAP
3 4 (4.17%) JD Edwards
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (1.04%) Sage
4 1 (1.04%) GL TRADE
4 1 (1.04%) LexisNexis
4 1 (1.04%) Cisco
4 1 (1.04%) Sun
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
York
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Progression
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 25 days' Holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Progression/ Training Opportunities
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + Company Car, Pension, Medical, Shares
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Company Benefits!
Posted: 13 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + AX2012 Implementation/ Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + plus a great benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + bonus, 25 days' holiday
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Company Benefits!
Posted: 18 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 20 days ago