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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X++
Rank 851 860 794
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -66
Permanent jobs citing X++ 46 30 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.027% 0.079%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.082% 0.051% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 45 28 91
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £34,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -

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
56390 58446 63333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.35% 53.38% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 48386 49378 55869
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014 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 19 December 2014. 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 +16 43 £42,500 -5.55% 37
South East +15 11 £47,500 +5.55% 4
London +30 9 £65,000 +18.18% 8
South West -1 8 £40,000 -11.11% 6
City of London +35 5 £60,000 - 5
West Sussex +3 5 £22,500 -37.50%
North West -3 5 £31,500 -35.38% 3
Manchester -10 5 £31,500 -47.50% 2
West Midlands - 5 £39,750 - 7
Littlehampton - 5 £22,500 -
Surrey -3 3 £57,500 +21.05% 1
West Yorkshire -13 3 £42,500 +107.31% 3
Yorkshire -27 3 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Somerset - 2 £40,000 - 1
Halifax - 2 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £52,500 - 3
Cornwall - 2 £36,250 - 2
Cambridge -4 1 £42,500 -37.03% 1
Cambridgeshire -10 1 £42,500 -37.03% 1
East of England -19 1 £42,500 -37.03% 1
Scotland - 1 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -
North East - 1 £37,500 -
Leeds - 1 £60,000 - 3
Dorset - 1 £52,500 - 1
Durham - 1 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £47,500 -
Darlington - 1 £37,500 -
Enfield - 1 £67,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 £40,000 -

X++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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++.

1 101 (99.02%) Dynamics AX
2 81 (79.41%) Microsoft
3 54 (52.94%) .NET
4 42 (41.18%) SQL
4 42 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 42 (41.18%) ERP
5 36 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (32.35%) Finance
7 25 (24.51%) MS Excel
8 23 (22.55%) Logistics
9 22 (21.57%) Advertising
9 22 (21.57%) SharePoint
10 21 (20.59%) MorphX
11 19 (18.63%) .NET Framework
12 17 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (14.71%) C#
13 15 (14.71%) C++
14 13 (12.75%) Mentoring
15 12 (11.76%) JavaScript
15 12 (11.76%) XML
15 12 (11.76%) Manufacturing
16 11 (10.78%) SQL Server 2008
17 10 (9.80%) Retail
17 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET
18 9 (8.82%) CSS
18 9 (8.82%) Web Services
18 9 (8.82%) Visual Studio
18 9 (8.82%) OO
18 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 9 (8.82%) Java

X++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (21.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.96%) CMS
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.98%) Apache
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 25 (24.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 101 (99.02%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (4.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 36 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (10.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (4.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (20.59%) MorphX
2 9 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (32.35%) Finance
2 22 (21.57%) Advertising
3 12 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 10 (9.80%) Retail
5 1 (0.98%) Law
5 1 (0.98%) Legal
Job Titles
1 66 (64.71%) Developer
2 53 (51.96%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 20 (19.61%) Consultant
4 19 (18.63%) Senior Developer
5 16 (15.69%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 14 (13.73%) Microsoft Developer
7 10 (9.80%) Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (5.88%) Report Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Graduate
10 4 (3.92%) Support Consultant
11 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Consultant
12 2 (1.96%) Senior Analyst Developer
12 2 (1.96%) Analyst Developer
12 2 (1.96%) Axapta Consultant
12 2 (1.96%) Front-End Developer
12 2 (1.96%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 2 (1.96%) Senior Analyst
12 2 (1.96%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (52.94%) .NET
2 19 (18.63%) .NET Framework
3 12 (11.76%) XML
4 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET
5 9 (8.82%) CSS
5 9 (8.82%) Web Services
6 8 (7.84%) Ajax
7 7 (6.86%) HTML
8 5 (4.90%) ADO.NET
8 5 (4.90%) SOAP
9 4 (3.92%) WPF
9 4 (3.92%) Silverlight
10 3 (2.94%) jQuery
10 3 (2.94%) WCF
11 2 (1.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (0.98%) CSS3
12 1 (0.98%) HTML5
12 1 (0.98%) WF
12 1 (0.98%) JSON
12 1 (0.98%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.96%) Wiki
2 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.88%) Windows
2 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (41.18%) ERP
2 23 (22.55%) Logistics
3 13 (12.75%) Mentoring
4 9 (8.82%) OO
5 7 (6.86%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.90%) CRM
7 4 (3.92%) Migration
7 4 (3.92%) Web Design
7 4 (3.92%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (2.94%) TDD
8 3 (2.94%) Data Analysis
8 3 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.94%) Integration Testing
8 3 (2.94%) Project Management
8 3 (2.94%) Service Management
8 3 (2.94%) MVC
9 2 (1.96%) SEO
9 2 (1.96%) Workflow
9 2 (1.96%) Software Engineering
9 2 (1.96%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (41.18%) SQL
2 15 (14.71%) C#
2 15 (14.71%) C++
3 12 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.82%) Java
5 8 (7.84%) T-SQL
6 7 (6.86%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.94%) VB
8 1 (0.98%) ABAP
8 1 (0.98%) PHP
8 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 81 (79.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.92%) Citrix
3 3 (2.94%) SAP
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle
5 1 (0.98%) Sun
5 1 (0.98%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.98%) Sage
5 1 (0.98%) Google
5 1 (0.98%) LexisNexis
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Posted: 2 days ago
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East Midlands
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Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cornwall
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
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Leeds
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Pension, Laptop, Medical
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South West London
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Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: benefits
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City of London
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Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus
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East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum
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South West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Company car + Private healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Company Benefits!
Posted: 15 days ago
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Private Healthcare & Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car, Pension, Laptop, Phone.
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Company car + gym membership
Posted: 16 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits/ Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car, Pension, Laptop, Phone, Bonus
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Brentford
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Salary: €30000 - €40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits Package
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