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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X++
Rank 839 825 787
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -38
Permanent jobs citing X++ 52 64 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.060% 0.093%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.091% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 51 62 90
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,250 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +3.44%

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
56963 56968 62310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.61% 53.06% 53.53%
Number of salaries quoted 47778 49109 54496
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 1 October 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing X++ within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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
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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 -27 48 £50,000 +11.11% 34
South East +3 11 £52,500 +31.25% 5
London +1 11 £57,500 -23.96% 7
West Midlands -7 11 £35,500 -69.13% 5
North West -1 10 £50,000 -13.04% 5
Manchester -8 9 £50,000 -13.04%
Berkshire +11 5 £57,500 +64.28% 3
Reading +9 5 £57,500 +64.28% 1
Surrey -8 5 £46,000 +5.14% 1
Birmingham - 5 £34,000 - 1
South West -13 4 £51,250 +86.36% 6
City of London +9 3 £57,500 -11.53% 4
Aberdeen +7 2 £40,000 -
Scotland -9 2 £40,000 -
Bristol - 2 £53,750 - 1
Oxfordshire +5 1 £60,000 +135.29%
Cambridgeshire -16 1 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Cambridge -18 1 £60,000 +33.33% 1
East of England -26 1 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Wales - 1 £35,000 -
South Wales - 1 £35,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £35,000 -
Bury - 1 £50,000 -
Solihull - 1 £37,500 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £27,500 - 4
Somerset - 1 £40,000 - 2
Wiltshire - 1 £50,000 - 1

X++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 93 (73.81%) Microsoft
3 76 (60.32%) .NET
4 55 (43.65%) ERP
5 54 (42.86%) SQL
6 53 (42.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 51 (40.48%) SQL Server
8 37 (29.37%) MS Excel
9 34 (26.98%) Finance
10 33 (26.19%) C#
11 31 (24.60%) SharePoint
12 27 (21.43%) MorphX
13 26 (20.63%) Advertising
14 24 (19.05%) .NET Framework
15 23 (18.25%) C++
16 22 (17.46%) XML
17 21 (16.67%) Degree
18 20 (15.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 19 (15.08%) Business Intelligence
20 18 (14.29%) OO
21 17 (13.49%) ASP.NET
22 16 (12.70%) Logistics
23 15 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 15 (11.90%) Retail
23 15 (11.90%) VB.NET
23 15 (11.90%) Windows
24 14 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
25 13 (10.32%) Web Design
25 13 (10.32%) Java
25 13 (10.32%) JavaScript

X++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 31 (24.60%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.94%) Apache
2 10 (7.94%) Oracle 10gAS
2 10 (7.94%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 37 (29.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
2 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 121 (96.03%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (42.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 51 (40.48%) SQL Server
3 20 (15.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (7.94%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (7.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (7.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 10 (7.94%) Oracle Database
6 9 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
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
8 1 (0.79%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 27 (21.43%) MorphX
2 10 (7.94%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (7.94%) Visual Studio
3 9 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (7.14%) PVCS
4 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 34 (26.98%) Finance
2 26 (20.63%) Advertising
3 15 (11.90%) Retail
4 10 (7.94%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 80 (63.49%) Developer
2 61 (48.41%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 25 (19.84%) Senior Developer
4 22 (17.46%) Consultant
5 19 (15.08%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 19 (15.08%) Microsoft Developer
6 14 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
7 12 (9.52%) Analyst
8 11 (8.73%) .NET Developer
9 7 (5.56%) Development Manager
10 6 (4.76%) Report Developer
11 5 (3.97%) Technical Leader
12 4 (3.17%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (3.17%) Architect
13 3 (2.38%) Senior Development Manager
13 3 (2.38%) Senior Manager
13 3 (2.38%) Support Analyst
13 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Consultant
13 3 (2.38%) Support Consultant
14 2 (1.59%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (60.32%) .NET
2 24 (19.05%) .NET Framework
3 22 (17.46%) XML
4 17 (13.49%) ASP.NET
5 13 (10.32%) Web Services
6 11 (8.73%) HTML
7 10 (7.94%) CSS
7 10 (7.94%) JSON
7 10 (7.94%) Ajax
7 10 (7.94%) jQuery
7 10 (7.94%) HTML5
7 10 (7.94%) CSS3
8 9 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 9 (7.14%) RESTful
8 9 (7.14%) WinForms
8 9 (7.14%) SOAP
9 2 (1.59%) WPF
9 2 (1.59%) Silverlight
9 2 (1.59%) COM
10 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.14%) GIS
3 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.97%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.90%) Windows
2 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (43.65%) ERP
2 19 (15.08%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (14.29%) OO
4 16 (12.70%) Logistics
5 14 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (10.32%) Web Design
7 11 (8.73%) MVC
8 10 (7.94%) OOP
8 10 (7.94%) Business Analysis
8 10 (7.94%) Release Management
8 10 (7.94%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 9 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 9 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (7.14%) Migration
10 8 (6.35%) Project Management
11 6 (4.76%) Risk Management
11 6 (4.76%) Integration Testing
12 5 (3.97%) Software Architecture
12 5 (3.97%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (42.86%) SQL
2 33 (26.19%) C#
3 23 (18.25%) C++
4 15 (11.90%) VB.NET
5 13 (10.32%) Java
5 13 (10.32%) JavaScript
6 11 (8.73%) T-SQL
7 10 (7.94%) PHP
7 10 (7.94%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.17%) VB
9 1 (0.79%) ABAP
9 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (16.67%) Degree
2 12 (9.52%) 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 93 (73.81%) 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%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.79%) Cognos
7 1 (0.79%) Google
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