Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

X++
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 365 354 359
Rank change year-on-year -11 +5 +14
Permanent jobs citing X++ 9 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.068% 0.089% 0.054%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 11
North West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +15.38% -35.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £50,625 £63,750 £43,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,750
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.45% +6.84%

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 the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7394 6903 6633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 55.80% 56.15% 50.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6177 5990 5702
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

X++
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for X++ in the North West

X++
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for X++ in the North West

X++
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing X++ in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for X++ in the North West

X++
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 X++ within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 -10 5 £47,500 +6.74% 1
Cheshire -31 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Lancashire - 1 - -
X++
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing X++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for X++.

1 9 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (66.67%) ERP
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
5 5 (55.56%) Finance
6 4 (44.44%) PMO
7 3 (33.33%) MorphX
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (33.33%) Advertising
8 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (22.22%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (11.11%) Logistics
9 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
9 1 (11.11%) Time Management
9 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (11.11%) Retail
9 1 (11.11%) OLAP
9 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
9 1 (11.11%) .NET
9 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence

X++
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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) OLAP
4 1 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MorphX
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft BI Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Logistics
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft