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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X++
Rank 204 215 186
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -29
Permanent jobs citing X++ 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.018% 0.082%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.038% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £37,500 £115,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-67.39% +219.44%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2617 2647 2564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.63% 47.54% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2253 2345 2258
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,273 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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++
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 1 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham - 3 £32,500 - 4
Herefordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £42,500 -
X++
England

X++
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 12 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (91.67%) ERP
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) XML
4 6 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) C++
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (8.33%) Retail
7 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) MorphX
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (8.33%) Logistics
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MorphX
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Microsoft Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) ERP
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
1 6 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fresh, AX 2012 R3 End User Project!
Posted: 21 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago