The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

X++
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 390 451 457
Rank change year-on-year +61 +6  
Permanent jobs citing X++ 4 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.027% 0.031% 0.048%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.050% 0.060% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 10
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -20.83%  

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 South East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 7959 9940 9960
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 53.04% 50.77% 48.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6904 8839 8593
Median salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

X++
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

X++
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for X++ in the South East

X++
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing X++ within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 2 £51,250 -
Berkshire +37 1 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Hampshire - 1 £52,500 - 1
X++
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for X++.

1 13 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) .NET
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (46.15%) ERP
7 5 (38.46%) Finance
7 5 (38.46%) Advertising
8 4 (30.77%) Logistics
8 4 (30.77%) Retail
8 4 (30.77%) Degree
8 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
8 4 (30.77%) DevOps
9 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
10 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (15.38%) Time Management
10 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 1 (7.69%) C++
11 1 (7.69%) Java
11 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
11 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
11 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services

X++
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (38.46%) Advertising
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
1 11 (84.62%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Logistics
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
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Salary: £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East England
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Holidays,
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Hampshire
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