The table below looks at the statistics for X++ skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited X++ over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X++
Rank 871 869 911
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +42
Permanent jobs citing X++ 46 82 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.077% 0.072%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.089% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 44 73 61
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £60,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +17.07%

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
51529 54852 63051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.41% 51.41% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 44587 46715 53829
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

X++
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing X++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing X++ within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +23 44 £52,500 +10.52% 6
London +23 17 £57,500 -8.00% 3
South East +25 12 £42,500 -10.52% 2
North West +26 7 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Manchester +10 5 £37,500 -40.00% 1
East Sussex - 4 £38,750 -
Yorkshire +6 3 £57,250 +23.78%
West Sussex -5 3 £42,500 -
Brentford - 3 £57,500 -
Berkshire +8 2 £57,500 +31.42% 2
South West +5 2 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire -4 2 £77,500 +19.23%
Scotland -8 2 £40,000 -17.94% 2
Brighton - 2 £33,750 -
Cheshire - 2 £55,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £58,750 -
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
City of London +46 1 £65,000 +73.33%
Reading +6 1 £55,000 - 2
Leeds +5 1 £77,500 +19.23%
Wiltshire +4 1 £42,500 -
Hampshire +3 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Lewes - 1 £37,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £37,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £30,000 -
Wakefield - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £37,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £75,000 -
Derby - 1 £30,000 -

X++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing X++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for X++.

1 122 (99.19%) Dynamics AX
2 107 (86.99%) Microsoft
3 69 (56.10%) .NET
4 66 (53.66%) ERP
5 52 (42.28%) MorphX
6 48 (39.02%) SQL Server
7 42 (34.15%) C#
8 40 (32.52%) SQL
8 40 (32.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 33 (26.83%) MS Excel
10 26 (21.14%) Visual Studio
10 26 (21.14%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (20.33%) Finance
12 24 (19.51%) Retail
12 24 (19.51%) SharePoint
13 22 (17.89%) Workflow
14 20 (16.26%) CRM
15 19 (15.45%) Dynamics CRM
16 18 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (13.01%) JD Edwards
17 16 (13.01%) ASP.NET
17 16 (13.01%) Manufacturing
17 16 (13.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 14 (11.38%) Data Migration
18 14 (11.38%) Migration
19 13 (10.57%) C
19 13 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (10.57%) Logistics
20 12 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
21 11 (8.94%) Analytical Skills

X++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (19.51%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.69%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (4.07%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.07%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.63%) CMS
4 2 (1.63%) IIS
4 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 33 (26.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 122 (99.19%) Dynamics AX
2 19 (15.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.63%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.63%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 40 (32.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (13.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (8.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.69%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.44%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (0.81%) MySQL
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 52 (42.28%) MorphX
2 26 (21.14%) Visual Studio
3 12 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.63%) MSTest
4 2 (1.63%) NUnit
4 2 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (20.33%) Finance
2 24 (19.51%) Retail
3 16 (13.01%) Manufacturing
4 10 (8.13%) Advertising
5 8 (6.50%) Legal
6 3 (2.44%) French Language
Job Titles
1 63 (51.22%) Developer
2 59 (47.97%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 25 (20.33%) Microsoft Developer
4 17 (13.82%) Architect
5 14 (11.38%) Consultant
5 14 (11.38%) Dynamics AX Architect
5 14 (11.38%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 10 (8.13%) Dynamics AX Specialist
7 9 (7.32%) Technical Architect
7 9 (7.32%) Technical Specialist
8 7 (5.69%) Analyst
8 7 (5.69%) Technical Leader
9 6 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Consultant
10 5 (4.07%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.07%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (3.25%) Senior Architect
11 4 (3.25%) Senior Technical Architect
11 4 (3.25%) Technical Developer
11 4 (3.25%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (56.10%) .NET
2 16 (13.01%) ASP.NET
3 10 (8.13%) .NET Framework
4 6 (4.88%) HTML
5 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (3.25%) CSS
5 4 (3.25%) WPF
6 3 (2.44%) WF
6 3 (2.44%) XML
7 2 (1.63%) Ajax
7 2 (1.63%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.63%) jQuery
7 2 (1.63%) Silverlight
7 2 (1.63%) WCF
7 2 (1.63%) Web Services
7 2 (1.63%) XSLT
8 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (0.81%) CGI
8 1 (0.81%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.25%) User Experience
3 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.81%) FMCG
4 1 (0.81%) iPad
4 1 (0.81%) NHS
4 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.88%) Windows
2 3 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (53.66%) ERP
2 26 (21.14%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (17.89%) Workflow
4 20 (16.26%) CRM
5 14 (11.38%) Data Migration
5 14 (11.38%) Migration
6 13 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (10.57%) Logistics
7 9 (7.32%) Project Planning
8 8 (6.50%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (5.69%) Presales
9 7 (5.69%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (4.88%) Business Transformation
10 6 (4.88%) ITIL
11 5 (4.07%) TOGAF
12 4 (3.25%) Business Analysis
12 4 (3.25%) MVC
12 4 (3.25%) OO
12 4 (3.25%) TDD
12 4 (3.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 42 (34.15%) C#
2 40 (32.52%) SQL
3 13 (10.57%) C
4 11 (8.94%) T-SQL
5 10 (8.13%) C++
6 7 (5.69%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.88%) Java
8 3 (2.44%) VB
9 2 (1.63%) PHP
10 1 (0.81%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 18 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 107 (86.99%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.01%) JD Edwards
3 6 (4.88%) Oracle
4 5 (4.07%) SAP
5 2 (1.63%) Epicor
5 2 (1.63%) GL TRADE
5 2 (1.63%) Infor
5 2 (1.63%) Nintex
6 1 (0.81%) BT
6 1 (0.81%) IFS
6 1 (0.81%) Sage
6 1 (0.81%) TOWER Software
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