Period
to 19 November 2018

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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

X++
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 171 147
Rank change year-on-year +26 -24 -
Permanent jobs citing X++ 10 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.39% 0.099% 0.089%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57% -
10th Percentile £22,950 £34,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,250 £45,000 £37,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% +15.38%

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 1,263 1,555 1,270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 49.03% 51.44% 56.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,049 1,284 1,141
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £55,000
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++
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing X++ in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram 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 November 2018. 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
Chester - 2 £40,750 - 1
Northwich - 2 £35,000 -
Warrington - 2 £45,000 - 1
X++
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 10 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (30.00%) Advertising
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (20.00%) Logistics
6 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (10.00%) Presales
6 1 (10.00%) PMO
6 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps

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 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Advertising
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Mindset
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ERP
1 2 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) Presales
2 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft