The table below looks at the statistics for X++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited X++ over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X++
Rank 244 217 215
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -2
Permanent jobs citing X++ 1 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.016% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.038% 0.50% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 7
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-29.16% +14.28%
X++
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2655 2618 2575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.77% 48.87% 49.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2246 2358 2231
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing X++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

X++ Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

X++
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing X++ across the West Midlands region.

X++ Salary Trend in the West Midlands

X++
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing X++ within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Birmingham -21 1 £52,500 +10.52%
X++
England

X++
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for X++.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (66.67%) MorphX
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF

X++
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MorphX
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft