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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X++
Rank 850 818 797
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -21
Permanent jobs citing X++ 54 61 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.056% 0.097%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.094% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 53 58 96
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -

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
57296 57874 61598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.36% 53.49% 53.59%
Number of salaries quoted 48223 49875 53803
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -15 51 £46,750 +3.88% 49
South East -4 14 £55,000 +37.50% 18
West Midlands -12 11 £37,500 -67.39% 3
North West +1 10 £40,750 -27.55% 3
London -10 9 £47,500 -24.00% 13
Manchester -10 9 £50,000 -11.11%
Berkshire +8 6 £56,250 +60.71% 9
Surrey -14 6 £46,000 +5.14% 5
Reading -2 5 £57,500 +64.28% 4
Birmingham - 5 £34,000 - 1
City of London +7 3 £57,500 -11.53% 8
South West -23 3 £50,000 +81.81% 3
Aberdeen +15 2 £40,000 - 1
Scotland -4 2 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Cambridge -17 2 £51,250 +13.88% 1
Cambridgeshire -18 2 £51,250 +13.88% 1
East of England -33 2 £51,250 +13.88% 1
Oxfordshire +14 1 £60,000 +135.29% 1
South Wales +11 1 £35,000 -21.34% 2
Wales 0 1 £35,000 -21.34% 2
Cardiff -3 1 £35,000 -21.34% 1
Hampshire -5 1 £47,500 +16.56% 1
Yorkshire -26 1 £42,500 - 3
West Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 - 2
Wiltshire - 1 £50,000 -
North East - 1 £37,500 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £27,500 - 2
Somerset - 1 £40,000 -
Durham - 1 £37,500 - 1
Bristol - 1 £52,500 - 1

X++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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++.

1 121 (96.03%) Dynamics AX
2 94 (74.60%) Microsoft
3 76 (60.32%) .NET
4 58 (46.03%) ERP
5 55 (43.65%) SQL Server
6 54 (42.86%) SQL
7 53 (42.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 37 (29.37%) MS Excel
9 33 (26.19%) SharePoint
10 30 (23.81%) C#
10 30 (23.81%) Finance
11 28 (22.22%) Advertising
12 25 (19.84%) MorphX
13 24 (19.05%) .NET Framework
14 21 (16.67%) C++
15 19 (15.08%) Logistics
15 19 (15.08%) Degree
15 19 (15.08%) OO
15 19 (15.08%) XML
16 18 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 17 (13.49%) Business Intelligence
18 16 (12.70%) ASP.NET
18 16 (12.70%) Windows
19 15 (11.90%) VB.NET
19 15 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
19 15 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
20 14 (11.11%) Retail
20 14 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 14 (11.11%) JavaScript
21 13 (10.32%) Java

X++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 33 (26.19%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.94%) Apache
2 10 (7.94%) Oracle Application Server
2 10 (7.94%) Oracle 10gAS
3 3 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 37 (29.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 121 (96.03%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (43.65%) SQL Server
2 53 (42.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (7.94%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (7.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (7.94%) Oracle Database
5 10 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 9 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
6 9 (7.14%) DTS
6 9 (7.14%) OLAP
7 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (19.84%) MorphX
2 11 (8.73%) Visual Studio
3 10 (7.94%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (7.14%) PVCS
5 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (23.81%) Finance
2 28 (22.22%) Advertising
3 14 (11.11%) Retail
4 12 (9.52%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 81 (64.29%) Developer
2 61 (48.41%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 27 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 24 (19.05%) Consultant
5 20 (15.87%) Microsoft Developer
5 20 (15.87%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 13 (10.32%) Technical Consultant
7 11 (8.73%) .NET Developer
8 9 (7.14%) Analyst
9 6 (4.76%) Development Manager
9 6 (4.76%) Report Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Technical Leader
10 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Consultant
10 4 (3.17%) Support Consultant
10 4 (3.17%) Architect
11 2 (1.59%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (1.59%) Senior Analyst Developer
11 2 (1.59%) Senior Microsoft Developer
11 2 (1.59%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (60.32%) .NET
2 24 (19.05%) .NET Framework
3 19 (15.08%) XML
4 16 (12.70%) ASP.NET
5 12 (9.52%) Web Services
5 12 (9.52%) CSS
6 11 (8.73%) jQuery
6 11 (8.73%) Ajax
6 11 (8.73%) HTML
7 10 (7.94%) JSON
7 10 (7.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 10 (7.94%) HTML5
7 10 (7.94%) CSS3
8 9 (7.14%) RESTful
8 9 (7.14%) WinForms
8 9 (7.14%) SOAP
9 2 (1.59%) WCF
9 2 (1.59%) WPF
9 2 (1.59%) Silverlight
9 2 (1.59%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.14%) GIS
3 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.70%) Windows
2 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.03%) ERP
2 19 (15.08%) Logistics
2 19 (15.08%) OO
3 17 (13.49%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (9.52%) MVC
5 12 (9.52%) Web Design
6 11 (8.73%) Mentoring
7 10 (7.94%) OOP
7 10 (7.94%) Business Analysis
7 10 (7.94%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (7.14%) Release Management
8 9 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 8 (6.35%) Project Management
10 6 (4.76%) Migration
10 6 (4.76%) Integration Testing
11 5 (3.97%) Software Architecture
11 5 (3.97%) Risk Management
12 4 (3.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (42.86%) SQL
2 30 (23.81%) C#
3 21 (16.67%) C++
4 15 (11.90%) VB.NET
5 14 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 13 (10.32%) Java
7 12 (9.52%) T-SQL
8 10 (7.94%) PHP
8 10 (7.94%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.38%) VB
10 1 (0.79%) ABAP
10 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (15.08%) Degree
2 15 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (3.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 94 (74.60%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.94%) Oracle
3 9 (7.14%) Serena
4 4 (3.17%) Citrix
5 3 (2.38%) SAP
6 2 (1.59%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.79%) Google
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