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

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
X++
England / West Midlands
Rank 211 215 214
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing X++ 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.038% 0.080%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.087% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Median salary £52,500 £65,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +36.84%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +8.82%

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
2242 2312 2428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.06% 44.24% 48.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1919 1968 2201
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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++
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing X++ across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

X++ Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

X++
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for X++.

1 11 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) ERP
5 5 (45.45%) C#
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (9.09%) WPF
8 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
8 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 1 (9.09%) Advertising
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 1 (9.09%) MorphX
8 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 1 (9.09%) C++
8 1 (9.09%) JavaScript

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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MorphX
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) ERP Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) ERP Support
2 2 (18.18%) Junior
2 2 (18.18%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Junior Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Change Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
2 1 (9.09%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ERP
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft