Period
to 20 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 20 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

X++
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 260 261 285
Rank change year-on-year +1 +24 -33
Permanent jobs citing X++ 8 33 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.13% 0.44% 0.090%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.72% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 23 7
Manchester median annual salary - £70,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +57.30% +36.92%
North West median annual salary £60,000 £61,250 £44,500
% change year-on-year -2.04% +37.64% +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 Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,358 4,585 4,662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 53.78% 61.70% 60.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,761 3,940 4,049
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.76% +1.23%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

X++
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for X++ in Manchester

X++
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for X++ in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for X++.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (87.50%) Dynamics 365
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) Release Management
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Optimisation
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) SOAP
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) PMO

X++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) JSON
1 7 (87.50%) SOAP
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) OOD
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Optimisation
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (87.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft