Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

X++
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 128 186 -
Rank change year-on-year +58 - -
Permanent jobs citing X++ 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.43% 0.12% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% - -
North West median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +34.83% +36.92%

X++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,053 1,870 1,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 50.21% 55.26% 56.83%
Number of salaries quoted 843 1,476 1,071
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

X++
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for X++ in Cheshire

X++
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for X++ in Cheshire

X++
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing X++ within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northwich - 6 - - 1
Warrington +9 1 - - 1
X++
North West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, IT jobs citing X++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for X++.

1 9 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (77.78%) Dynamics 365
3 7 (77.78%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) OO
3 7 (77.78%) Finance
4 6 (66.67%) C#
4 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 6 (66.67%) SOAP
4 6 (66.67%) Web Services
4 6 (66.67%) Performance Optimisation
4 6 (66.67%) Release Management
4 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (66.67%) JSON
4 6 (66.67%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Logistics
6 1 (11.11%) PMO
6 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Mindset

X++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) JSON
1 6 (66.67%) SOAP
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) OO
1 7 (77.78%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (66.67%) OOD
2 6 (66.67%) Performance Optimisation
2 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (66.67%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft