Period
to 13 December 2018

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

X++
North West > Manchester
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 287 272
Rank change year-on-year +33 -15 +1
Permanent jobs citing X++ 28 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.39% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 0.22% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 11
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -4.49% +36.92%
10th Percentile £32,125 £39,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £69,500 £50,750 £63,750
North West median annual salary £39,500 £43,750 £44,500
% change year-on-year -9.71% -1.69% +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 4,054 4,566 4,296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 56.48% 57.84% 58.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3,424 3,896 3,815
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £60,250
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

X++
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing X++ in Manchester over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for X++ in Manchester

X++
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing X++ within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Wigan - 3 £56,250 - 1
X++
North West

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for X++.

1 26 (92.86%) Dynamics AX
2 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
3 22 (78.57%) ERP
4 18 (64.29%) Dynamics 365
5 15 (53.57%) Finance
6 11 (39.29%) Logistics
6 11 (39.29%) Manufacturing
7 10 (35.71%) SQL
7 10 (35.71%) Retail
8 9 (32.14%) Analytical Mindset
8 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (25.00%) PMO
10 7 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (17.86%) C#
12 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
13 3 (10.71%) MorphX
14 2 (7.14%) jQuery
14 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
14 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
14 2 (7.14%) CSS
14 2 (7.14%) JD Edwards
14 2 (7.14%) C++
14 2 (7.14%) HTML
14 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
14 2 (7.14%) .NET
15 1 (3.57%) Oracle
15 1 (3.57%) Java
15 1 (3.57%) Sage

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 26 (92.86%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.57%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 18 (64.29%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Power BI
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) MorphX
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Manufacturing
3 10 (35.71%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Junior
5 3 (10.71%) Junior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Software Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) ERP Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) CSS
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
1 2 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Mindset
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) ERP
2 11 (39.29%) Logistics
3 7 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) OO
5 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) C++
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Sage
3 1 (3.57%) SAP