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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X++
Rank 827 860 822
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -38
Permanent jobs citing X++ 65 69 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.059% 0.053%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 59 56 56
Average salary £51,250 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.12% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,750 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.95% +3.88%

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
56197 60288 57126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.32% 51.53% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47850 51125 49034
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

X++ Salary Histogram in the UK

X++
Top 24 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 31 July 2015. 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 +19 64 £51,250 +2.50% 7
South East -6 21 £50,000 -4.76% 1
London +36 16 £65,000 +10.63% 1
Yorkshire +12 13 £65,000 +62.50% 1
West Yorkshire +16 11 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Leeds - 11 £65,000 - 1
West Midlands -7 9 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Surrey +11 7 £50,000 +11.11%
Birmingham -3 7 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Buckinghamshire - 7 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 7 £50,000 -
City of London +27 5 £55,000 -4.34% 1
West Sussex +10 5 £42,500 -10.52%
Manchester +5 2 £45,000 -10.00%
North West -6 2 £45,000 -7.69%
Weybridge - 2 £48,750 -
Chichester - 2 £37,500 -
Scotland +12 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Reading +5 1 £52,500 -
East of England -3 1 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Berkshire -6 1 £52,500 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £55,000 - 1

X++
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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++.

1 150 (99.34%) Dynamics AX
2 98 (64.90%) .NET
3 89 (58.94%) Microsoft
4 85 (56.29%) SQL Server
5 76 (50.33%) C#
6 61 (40.40%) ERP
7 59 (39.07%) SQL
8 50 (33.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 46 (30.46%) Visual Studio
10 43 (28.48%) MS Excel
11 40 (26.49%) Degree
12 38 (25.17%) Finance
13 37 (24.50%) MorphX
14 36 (23.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 36 (23.84%) SharePoint
15 32 (21.19%) Migration
16 30 (19.87%) Team Foundation Server
17 26 (17.22%) T-SQL
18 25 (16.56%) ASP.NET
19 24 (15.89%) WCF
20 20 (13.25%) Web Services
20 20 (13.25%) Logistics
21 19 (12.58%) XML
21 19 (12.58%) OOP
22 18 (11.92%) Windows
23 17 (11.26%) Agile Software Development
23 17 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
24 16 (10.60%) QA
24 16 (10.60%) Computer Science
24 16 (10.60%) Data Structures

X++
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 36 (23.84%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.32%) SAS
2 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 43 (28.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.66%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 150 (99.34%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (7.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (5.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.30%) HTTP
2 1 (0.66%) Firewall
2 1 (0.66%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (56.29%) SQL Server
2 50 (33.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (23.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (9.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (3.97%) OLAP
7 6 (3.97%) MySQL
8 5 (3.31%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (2.65%) MS Access
9 4 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.66%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 46 (30.46%) Visual Studio
2 37 (24.50%) MorphX
3 30 (19.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (5.30%) NUnit
5 3 (1.99%) Hudson
6 2 (1.32%) Subversion
6 2 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.32%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.32%) Git (software)
General
1 38 (25.17%) Finance
2 11 (7.28%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.64%) Legal
3 7 (4.64%) Retail
4 5 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.99%) Advertising
6 2 (1.32%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 69 (45.70%) Developer
2 50 (33.11%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 30 (19.87%) Consultant
4 25 (16.56%) Technical Consultant
5 23 (15.23%) Architect
6 19 (12.58%) Senior Developer
6 19 (12.58%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 14 (9.27%) Technical Architect
8 13 (8.61%) Microsoft Developer
9 9 (5.96%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (5.96%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.64%) C# Developer
11 6 (3.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 5 (3.31%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (3.31%) Analyst
13 4 (2.65%) Business Developer
13 4 (2.65%) Support Engineer
13 4 (2.65%) Senior C# Developer
14 3 (1.99%) Senior Microsoft Developer
14 3 (1.99%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (64.90%) .NET
2 25 (16.56%) ASP.NET
3 24 (15.89%) WCF
4 20 (13.25%) Web Services
5 19 (12.58%) XML
6 14 (9.27%) WPF
7 11 (7.28%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 8 (5.30%) WF
8 8 (5.30%) HTML
9 5 (3.31%) MDX
10 4 (2.65%) HTML5
11 3 (1.99%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.99%) COM
12 2 (1.32%) Middleware
12 2 (1.32%) Ajax
12 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (1.32%) Razor View Engine
12 2 (1.32%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (1.32%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.60%) Data Structures
2 16 (10.60%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.95%) Client/Server
4 11 (7.28%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.97%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.92%) Windows
2 10 (6.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.65%) Windows XP
4 4 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.65%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.66%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (40.40%) ERP
2 32 (21.19%) Migration
3 20 (13.25%) Logistics
4 19 (12.58%) OOP
5 17 (11.26%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (10.60%) Data Modelling
7 15 (9.93%) Scrum
8 14 (9.27%) Project Management
9 13 (8.61%) Resource Management
10 12 (7.95%) CRM
11 11 (7.28%) OO
11 11 (7.28%) ETL
11 11 (7.28%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (7.28%) Business Analysis
11 11 (7.28%) Data Migration
11 11 (7.28%) MVVM
12 8 (5.30%) Agile Project Management
12 8 (5.30%) GAP Analysis
13 7 (4.64%) ITIL
13 7 (4.64%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 76 (50.33%) C#
2 59 (39.07%) SQL
3 26 (17.22%) T-SQL
4 14 (9.27%) Java
5 13 (8.61%) VB.NET
6 6 (3.97%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.31%) C++
8 1 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (26.49%) Degree
2 6 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.32%) MCP
3 2 (1.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.60%) QA
2 3 (1.99%) SLA
3 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 89 (58.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.61%) JD Edwards
3 8 (5.30%) Oracle
3 8 (5.30%) SAP
4 4 (2.65%) Tableau
5 2 (1.32%) Citrix
6 1 (0.66%) GL TRADE
6 1 (0.66%) Cisco
6 1 (0.66%) Sun
Cambridgeshire
VMR Consultants
Salary: comprehensive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago