Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for X++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited X++ over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

X++
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 211 174
Rank change year-on-year +19 -37 -1
Permanent jobs citing X++ 4 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.10% 0.062% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.18% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 18
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £45,550 £47,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £52,650 £72,750 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

X++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1924 1632 1691
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 50.10% 33.90% 43.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1658 1372 1500
Birmingham median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,830 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

X++
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing X++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for X++ in Birmingham

X++
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for X++ in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for X++.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising

X++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft