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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X++
Rank 879 762 752
Rank change year-on-year
-117 -10
Permanent jobs citing X++ 56 127 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.087% 0.21% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 41 117 124
Average salary £55,000 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.99% +3.88%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
64620 60402 67296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.65% 53.42% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 54504 51834 59392
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%

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 16 April 2014 within the UK.

X++ Salary Histogram in the UK

X++
Top 26 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -91 46 £52,500 +10.52% 34
London -35 21 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Yorkshire -40 9 £60,000 -12.72% 8
City of London -1 8 £50,000 +22.69% 3
West Yorkshire -22 8 £60,000 -17.24% 5
Leeds -13 7 £60,000 -17.24% 5
South West -4 4 £52,500 +51.07% 2
West Midlands -4 4 £57,500 -8.00% 9
East of England -5 4 £57,500 +35.29% 2
East Midlands -18 3 £48,750 +46.61% 1
Birmingham +2 2 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Cambridgeshire 0 2 £55,000 +50.68% 2
Bath -2 2 £52,500 +66.66%
Somerset -5 2 £52,500 +66.66%
Derbyshire - 2 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Cambridge +14 1 - - 2
Staffordshire -4 1 £60,000 +41.17% 2
South Yorkshire -13 1 £41,500 -36.15% 3
Oxfordshire -16 1 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Sheffield -18 1 £41,500 -36.15% 2
South East -44 1 £37,500 -3.84% 3
Wakefield - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £55,000 -
Bristol - 1 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 2

X++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 74 (98.67%) Dynamics AX
2 51 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 49 (65.33%) ERP
4 46 (61.33%) .NET
5 40 (53.33%) Finance
6 36 (48.00%) MS Excel
7 32 (42.67%) MorphX
8 24 (32.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 24 (32.00%) CRM
9 20 (26.67%) SharePoint
10 19 (25.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (22.67%) Manufacturing
12 15 (20.00%) Workflow
12 15 (20.00%) SQL
13 14 (18.67%) BizTalk Server
13 14 (18.67%) Retail
14 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
15 12 (16.00%) SharePoint Server
16 10 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
17 9 (12.00%) Logistics
17 9 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
18 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET
18 8 (10.67%) C#
18 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 8 (10.67%) Project Planning
18 8 (10.67%) Technical Architecture
19 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering
19 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2008
19 7 (9.33%) Data Migration
19 7 (9.33%) Migration

X++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 20 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 14 (18.67%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (16.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) MS Office
2 4 (5.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 74 (98.67%) Dynamics AX
2 24 (32.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.33%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (6.67%) ZAP BI
6 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (42.67%) MorphX
2 10 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (9.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 40 (53.33%) Finance
2 17 (22.67%) Manufacturing
3 14 (18.67%) Retail
4 6 (8.00%) Legal
5 4 (5.33%) Advertising
6 2 (2.67%) Marketing
7 1 (1.33%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (41.33%) Developer
2 28 (37.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 18 (24.00%) Consultant
4 17 (22.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 14 (18.67%) Analyst
6 8 (10.67%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (9.33%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Programmer
9 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.67%) Development Manager
11 2 (2.67%) Technical Consultant
11 2 (2.67%) Support Consultant
11 2 (2.67%) Systems Analyst
11 2 (2.67%) Architect
11 2 (2.67%) Project Manager
12 1 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (61.33%) .NET
2 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.33%) XML
5 1 (1.33%) COM
5 1 (1.33%) Web Services
5 1 (1.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (65.33%) ERP
2 24 (32.00%) CRM
3 15 (20.00%) Workflow
4 9 (12.00%) Logistics
4 9 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (10.67%) Project Planning
5 8 (10.67%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (9.33%) Data Migration
6 7 (9.33%) Migration
7 6 (8.00%) Resource Management
8 4 (5.33%) Change Management
8 4 (5.33%) OO
8 4 (5.33%) Business Process Mapping
8 4 (5.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (5.33%) Use Case
8 4 (5.33%) Release Management
8 4 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.33%) Data Analysis
9 3 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.00%) SQL
2 8 (10.67%) C#
3 4 (5.33%) Java
4 3 (4.00%) VB
5 2 (2.67%) C++
6 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 51 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.33%) JD Edwards
2 4 (5.33%) SAP
2 4 (5.33%) Business Objects
2 4 (5.33%) Cognos
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Car
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
UK
Recital Consulting
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + AX 2012 Project!
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £550000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Company Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Fresh, AX 2012 End User Project!
Posted: 22 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + International Projects
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £550000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago