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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

X++
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 374 421 465
Rank change year-on-year +47 +44  
Permanent jobs citing X++ 13 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.090% 0.12% 0.066%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 14
Median salary £46,250 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.62% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,675 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -27.27%  

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 7940 9753 10390
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 54.83% 53.51% 48.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6922 8708 8876
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 25 June 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 +29 13 £46,250 -29.65%
X++
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 16 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) .NET
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
5 9 (56.25%) ERP
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (25.00%) SDLC
7 4 (25.00%) Power BI
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (18.75%) Advertising
9 2 (12.50%) C#
9 2 (12.50%) C++
9 2 (12.50%) Java
10 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
10 1 (6.25%) Finance
10 1 (6.25%) Automotive
10 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering

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:

Business Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (25.00%) Power BI
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
1 13 (81.25%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ERP
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) SDLC
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) Java
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards