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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
X++
England / North West
Rank - 229 244
Permanent jobs citing X++ 0 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.071% 0.092%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Median salary - £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -16.66%  

X++ is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3571 2907 3334
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 58.92% 51.66% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3060 2475 2851
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

X++
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing X++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (62.50%) ERP
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (37.50%) MorphX
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (25.00%) Advertising
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) PMO
6 1 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) VB
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Epicor
6 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
6 1 (12.50%) Sage
6 1 (12.50%) Logistics
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Infor
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements

X++
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MorphX
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Epicor
2 1 (12.50%) Infor
2 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Sage
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Lancashire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £65 - £75 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago