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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
X++
UK
Rank 808 881 907
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +26
Permanent jobs citing X++ 45 66 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.066% 0.040%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 0.13% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 42 60 41
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +19.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.94% +8.82%

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
44767 52468 52871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.93% 52.27% 50.46%
Number of salaries quoted 38426 45245 45363
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 January 2017 within the UK.

X++ Salary Histogram in the UK

X++
Top 27 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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +74 44 £50,000 -16.66% 8
London +48 18 £51,250 -21.15% 1
North West -11 7 £44,500 +36.92%
Manchester -18 7 £44,500 +36.92%
South East +62 6 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Yorkshire +32 5 £38,750 +19.23% 1
West Midlands +8 4 £52,500 -19.23%
West Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
South West +20 3 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Leeds - 3 £40,000 -
Swindon - 3 £42,500 -
Wiltshire - 3 £42,500 -
Surrey +44 2 £62,500 +38.88% 1
City of London +39 2 £75,000 +25.00%
Hampshire +21 2 £52,500 +10.52%
Brentford - 2 £48,750 -
Staines - 2 £62,500 -
Oxfordshire +23 1 £44,500 -11.00%
East Midlands +8 1 - - 1
Wales - 1 £42,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £42,500 -
South Wales - 1 £42,500 -
Wakefield - 1 £37,500 -
York - 1 £37,500 -
Oxford - 1 £44,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -

X++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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++.

1 104 (97.20%) Dynamics AX
2 95 (88.79%) Microsoft
3 59 (55.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (48.60%) ERP
5 50 (46.73%) .NET
6 49 (45.79%) SQL
7 46 (42.99%) SQL Server
8 41 (38.32%) C#
9 27 (25.23%) Finance
10 24 (22.43%) Manufacturing
11 23 (21.50%) Advertising
11 23 (21.50%) MorphX
12 22 (20.56%) MS Excel
13 20 (18.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 17 (15.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (14.02%) Logistics
16 13 (12.15%) Software Engineering
17 11 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (10.28%) Retail
18 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Certification
19 8 (7.48%) Degree
19 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2012
19 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2008
19 8 (7.48%) T-SQL
20 7 (6.54%) VB
20 7 (6.54%) JD Edwards
20 7 (6.54%) Computer Science
20 7 (6.54%) .NET Framework
20 7 (6.54%) SQL Server 2005
21 6 (5.61%) Dynamics GP

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 6 (5.61%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.67%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.74%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.74%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (20.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 104 (97.20%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (5.61%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (55.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 46 (42.99%) SQL Server
3 20 (18.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (15.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (6.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.93%) MySQL
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (21.50%) MorphX
2 5 (4.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (25.23%) Finance
2 24 (22.43%) Manufacturing
3 23 (21.50%) Advertising
4 11 (10.28%) Retail
5 6 (5.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 67 (62.62%) Developer
1 67 (62.62%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 10 (9.35%) Architect
2 10 (9.35%) Dynamics AX Architect
3 9 (8.41%) Microsoft Developer
3 9 (8.41%) Technical Architect
4 7 (6.54%) Consultant
4 7 (6.54%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 7 (6.54%) Senior Developer
5 5 (4.67%) Analyst
6 4 (3.74%) Junior
6 4 (3.74%) Technical Support
7 3 (2.80%) Dynamics AX Specialist
7 3 (2.80%) Support Analyst
8 2 (1.87%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 2 (1.87%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (1.87%) Junior Developer
8 2 (1.87%) Lead Developer
8 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Specialist
8 2 (1.87%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (46.73%) .NET
2 7 (6.54%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.80%) EDI
4 2 (1.87%) CSS
4 2 (1.87%) CSS3
4 2 (1.87%) HTML
4 2 (1.87%) HTML5
4 2 (1.87%) Silverlight
4 2 (1.87%) WPF
5 1 (0.93%) AppFabric
5 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.93%) REST
5 1 (0.93%) SOAP
5 1 (0.93%) WCF
5 1 (0.93%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.54%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.80%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.87%) Windows
1 2 (1.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (48.60%) ERP
2 15 (14.02%) Logistics
3 13 (12.15%) Software Engineering
4 11 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (4.67%) ITIL
6 4 (3.74%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (3.74%) CRM
6 4 (3.74%) DevOps
6 4 (3.74%) E-Commerce
6 4 (3.74%) Workflow
7 3 (2.80%) Business Analysis
7 3 (2.80%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.80%) Scrum
7 3 (2.80%) Time Management
7 3 (2.80%) Waterfall
8 2 (1.87%) B2C
8 2 (1.87%) CMMI
8 2 (1.87%) SDLC
8 2 (1.87%) Unit Testing
8 2 (1.87%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (45.79%) SQL
2 41 (38.32%) C#
3 8 (7.48%) T-SQL
4 7 (6.54%) VB
5 6 (5.61%) C++
5 6 (5.61%) Java
6 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.93%) PHP
7 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.48%) Degree
3 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) COBIT
1 2 (1.87%) ISO 9000
1 2 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 95 (88.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.54%) JD Edwards
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle
4 3 (2.80%) Google
4 3 (2.80%) SAP
5 1 (0.93%) Epicor
5 1 (0.93%) Infor
5 1 (0.93%) Sage
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + pens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Holidays, Pension, Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 5 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 17 days ago