The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X++
Rank 842 813 793
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -20
Permanent jobs citing X++ 73 56 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.051% 0.094%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.098% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 58 54 93
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £61,050 £77,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
61010 57344 63380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.85% 52.67% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 51860 49228 55773
Average salary £42,500 £41,125 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.34% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -4 67 £50,000 +5.26% 34
South East -6 29 £52,500 +23.52% 8
Surrey - 13 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +19 12 £52,500 -14.63% 4
London -25 11 £60,000 +2.12% 6
East of England -17 10 £37,500 -16.66%
Suffolk - 9 - -
Bury St Edmunds - 9 - -
West Midlands +16 6 £42,500 -63.04% 8
West Yorkshire - 5 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £40,000 -
Wakefield - 5 £40,000 -
North West -4 4 £48,750 +2.63% 6
City of London - 4 £57,500 - 2
Manchester +5 3 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Oxfordshire +2 3 £60,000 +41.17%
Reading -3 3 £52,500 -14.63% 1
Scotland -25 3 £40,000 - 2
Birmingham - 3 £40,000 - 3
Aberdeen +7 2 £40,000 - 1
South West - 2 £43,750 -
Hertfordshire -25 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Cumbria - 1 £37,500 -
Herefordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
County Antrim - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £55,000 -
Watford - 1 £37,500 -

X++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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++.

1 134 (97.10%) Dynamics AX
2 97 (70.29%) Microsoft
3 86 (62.32%) .NET
4 77 (55.80%) ERP
5 58 (42.03%) Finance
6 49 (35.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 49 (35.51%) MS Excel
6 49 (35.51%) SQL
7 37 (26.81%) MorphX
8 36 (26.09%) SQL Server
9 33 (23.91%) C#
10 32 (23.19%) SharePoint
11 24 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (17.39%) Advertising
12 23 (16.67%) Retail
12 23 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
12 23 (16.67%) CRM
13 21 (15.22%) Degree
13 21 (15.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 20 (14.49%) .NET Framework
15 19 (13.77%) C++
15 19 (13.77%) ASP.NET
15 19 (13.77%) XML
16 18 (13.04%) Logistics
17 17 (12.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 16 (11.59%) Manufacturing
18 16 (11.59%) Visual Studio
19 15 (10.87%) VB.NET
20 14 (10.14%) OO
20 14 (10.14%) Migration

X++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 32 (23.19%) SharePoint
2 13 (9.42%) SharePoint Server
3 12 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (6.52%) Apache
4 9 (6.52%) Oracle Application Server
4 9 (6.52%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 49 (35.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.62%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 134 (97.10%) Dynamics AX
2 23 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.72%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (35.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 36 (26.09%) SQL Server
3 21 (15.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (12.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (7.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 9 (6.52%) DTS
6 9 (6.52%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (6.52%) OLAP
6 9 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (6.52%) Oracle OLAP
6 9 (6.52%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.62%) ZAP BI
8 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (26.81%) MorphX
2 16 (11.59%) Visual Studio
3 9 (6.52%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (6.52%) PVCS
3 9 (6.52%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (5.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 58 (42.03%) Finance
2 24 (17.39%) Advertising
3 23 (16.67%) Retail
4 16 (11.59%) Manufacturing
5 9 (6.52%) Legal
6 2 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (47.10%) Developer
2 48 (34.78%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 33 (23.91%) Consultant
4 30 (21.74%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 20 (14.49%) Senior Developer
6 19 (13.77%) Analyst
7 14 (10.14%) Technical Consultant
8 12 (8.70%) Microsoft Developer
9 11 (7.97%) .NET Developer
10 9 (6.52%) Development Manager
10 9 (6.52%) Senior Consultant
11 6 (4.35%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.35%) Software Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) Business Analyst
12 5 (3.62%) Architect
12 5 (3.62%) Programmer
12 5 (3.62%) Technical Leader
13 4 (2.90%) Support Consultant
13 4 (2.90%) Senior .NET Developer
14 3 (2.17%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (62.32%) .NET
2 20 (14.49%) .NET Framework
3 19 (13.77%) ASP.NET
3 19 (13.77%) XML
4 10 (7.25%) HTML
4 10 (7.25%) Web Services
5 9 (6.52%) CSS
5 9 (6.52%) SOAP
5 9 (6.52%) WinForms
5 9 (6.52%) Ajax
5 9 (6.52%) JSON
5 9 (6.52%) jQuery
5 9 (6.52%) RESTful
5 9 (6.52%) HTML5
5 9 (6.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 9 (6.52%) CSS3
6 3 (2.17%) COM
7 1 (0.72%) WCF
7 1 (0.72%) WPF
7 1 (0.72%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.52%) GIS
1 9 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.62%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (55.80%) ERP
2 24 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (16.67%) CRM
4 18 (13.04%) Logistics
5 14 (10.14%) OO
5 14 (10.14%) Migration
5 14 (10.14%) Release Management
6 13 (9.42%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (9.42%) Workflow
7 12 (8.70%) Web Design
8 11 (7.97%) OOP
8 11 (7.97%) Business Analysis
9 10 (7.25%) MVC
9 10 (7.25%) Project Management
10 9 (6.52%) Waterfall
10 9 (6.52%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (5.80%) Project Planning
11 8 (5.80%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (5.07%) Software Engineering
12 7 (5.07%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 49 (35.51%) SQL
2 33 (23.91%) C#
3 19 (13.77%) C++
4 15 (10.87%) VB.NET
5 12 (8.70%) Java
6 11 (7.97%) JavaScript
7 10 (7.25%) T-SQL
7 10 (7.25%) PL/SQL
8 9 (6.52%) PHP
9 2 (1.45%) VB
10 1 (0.72%) VBScript
10 1 (0.72%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (15.22%) Degree
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.72%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.62%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.72%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 97 (70.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.52%) Oracle
2 9 (6.52%) Serena
3 5 (3.62%) Cognos
3 5 (3.62%) Business Objects
4 4 (2.90%) SAP
4 4 (2.90%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.72%) Google
5 1 (0.72%) Citrix
East Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Company Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
William Hare Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
South East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £52000 - £70000 per annum + pension + car allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Career development + Healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + plus a great benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fresh, AX 2012 R3 End User Project!
Posted: 13 days ago
Derby
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28500 - £37000 per annum + Annual bonus, travel expenses & healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28500 - £37000 per annum + Annual bonus, travel expenses & healthcare
Posted: 17 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £41000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bens.
Posted: 20 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits/ Progression
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fresh, AX 2012 R3 End User Project!
Posted: 21 days ago