Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Dynamics AX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Dynamics AX over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
England > North West
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 309 277
Rank change year-on-year +100 -32 +36
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 160 50 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.31% 0.40% 0.45%
As % of the Business Applications category 14.69% 4.69% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 126 44 47
North West median annual salary £59,000 £50,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.83% +18.82% -5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,800 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £67,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +10.00%

Dynamics AX is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1,089 1,066 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 8.90% 8.62% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 852 858 683
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,675 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% - -4.76%

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Dynamics AX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in the North West

Dynamics AX
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in the North West.

Salary trend for Dynamics AX in the North West

Dynamics AX
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in the North West over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Dynamics AX in the North West

Dynamics AX
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
Manchester +85 112 £60,000 +14.29% 7
Cheshire -11 25 £59,000 +18.00% 2
Merseyside +24 18 £35,000 +12.90%
Lancashire +1 5 £51,250 -16.33% 2
Cumbria - 1 - -
Dynamics AX
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT jobs citing Dynamics AX 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 North West region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 140 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 117 (73.13%) ERP
3 92 (57.50%) Dynamics 365
4 81 (50.63%) Finance
5 49 (30.63%) Oracle
6 48 (30.00%) Advertising
7 45 (28.13%) X++
8 41 (25.63%) Logistics
9 37 (23.13%) JD Edwards
9 37 (23.13%) Manufacturing
10 36 (22.50%) SAP
11 35 (21.88%) Greenfield Project
12 34 (21.25%) SQL
13 33 (20.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 31 (19.38%) Sage
15 25 (15.63%) Retail
16 21 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (13.13%) Epicor
17 20 (12.50%) Infor
18 16 (10.00%) CRM
19 15 (9.38%) ACCA
19 15 (9.38%) CIMA
19 15 (9.38%) .NET
19 15 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
19 15 (9.38%) PMO
20 14 (8.75%) Presales
21 13 (8.13%) NetSuite
22 11 (6.88%) Continuous Improvement
22 11 (6.88%) Project Management
23 10 (6.25%) Problem-Solving

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (3.13%) Apache
1 5 (3.13%) JBoss
1 5 (3.13%) Jetty
1 5 (3.13%) Mule
1 5 (3.13%) Tomcat
1 5 (3.13%) WebLogic
1 5 (3.13%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (8.13%) NetSuite
3 8 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (3.75%) BPCS
5 5 (3.13%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (2.50%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 4 (2.50%) JDE OneWorld
7 3 (1.88%) SAP Business One
8 2 (1.25%) Dynamics SL
9 1 (0.63%) Lawson
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 92 (57.50%) Dynamics 365
2 9 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.75%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) DHCP
1 1 (0.63%) DNS
1 1 (0.63%) Network Security
1 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (3.75%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (3.75%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.13%) Power BI
4 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.75%) MorphX
2 5 (3.13%) Hudson
2 5 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.13%) Maven
2 5 (3.13%) Subversion
3 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 81 (50.63%) Finance
2 48 (30.00%) Advertising
3 37 (23.13%) Manufacturing
4 25 (15.63%) Retail
5 9 (5.63%) Marketing
6 5 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 63 (39.38%) Consultant
2 48 (30.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 26 (16.25%) Developer
4 24 (15.00%) Functional Consultant
5 21 (13.13%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 16 (10.00%) Architect
7 15 (9.38%) Project Manager
8 14 (8.75%) Analyst
9 13 (8.13%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (7.50%) Dynamics AX Architect
11 11 (6.88%) Microsoft Consultant
12 10 (6.25%) Logistics Consultant
13 8 (5.00%) Administrator
13 8 (5.00%) ERP Manager
13 8 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
13 8 (5.00%) Senior Developer
13 8 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
14 7 (4.38%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
15 6 (3.75%) ERP Consultant
15 6 (3.75%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.38%) .NET
2 8 (5.00%) Web Services
3 5 (3.13%) Hibernate
3 5 (3.13%) J2EE
3 5 (3.13%) Node.js
3 5 (3.13%) RESTful
3 5 (3.13%) Spring
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 35 (21.88%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.88%) EPoS
4 3 (1.88%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.63%) Windows
1 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (73.13%) ERP
2 41 (25.63%) Logistics
3 21 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (10.00%) CRM
5 14 (8.75%) Presales
6 11 (6.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (6.88%) Project Management
7 10 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (5.63%) DevOps
9 8 (5.00%) Project Planning
9 8 (5.00%) Scrum
10 6 (3.75%) E-Commerce
11 5 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (3.13%) Content Management
11 5 (3.13%) Customer-Centricity
11 5 (3.13%) Open Source
11 5 (3.13%) Service Delivery
12 4 (2.50%) Business Analysis
12 4 (2.50%) Business Process Mapping
12 4 (2.50%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 45 (28.13%) X++
2 34 (21.25%) SQL
3 9 (5.63%) C#
4 5 (3.13%) Java
5 3 (1.88%) C++
6 2 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (9.38%) ACCA
1 15 (9.38%) CIMA
2 6 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.88%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.38%) PMO
2 2 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 140 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 49 (30.63%) Oracle
3 37 (23.13%) JD Edwards
4 36 (22.50%) SAP
5 31 (19.38%) Sage
6 21 (13.13%) Epicor
7 20 (12.50%) Infor
8 6 (3.75%) IFS
9 3 (1.88%) Workday
10 2 (1.25%) Baan
11 1 (0.63%) VMware