The first table below looks at the demand for X++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited X++ over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X++
Rank 195 192 178
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs citing X++ 5 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.37% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 10
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +78.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £48,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £77,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.32% +3.88%
Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2431 2458 2434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.74% 48.38% 52.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2084 2142 2211
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
X++
England

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing X++ across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2014.

X++ Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

X++
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing X++ within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -5 2 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Staffordshire -5 1 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Warwickshire - 1 £57,500 - 1
X++
England

X++
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 6 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) ERP
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) C++
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (16.67%) Retail
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (16.67%) MorphX

X++
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MorphX
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) C++
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Company Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago