Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

X++
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 507 560 617
Rank change year-on-year +53 +57 +13
Permanent jobs citing X++ 40 42 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.12% 0.082%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 34 41 33
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -9.52%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 17205 18081 21427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.73% 51.69% 50.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14999 15959 18591
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

X++
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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++
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing X++ in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 19 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
Thames Valley +68 36 £50,000 +11.73% 1
Oxfordshire +22 28 £45,000 +1.12%
Berkshire +60 8 £69,250 +10.80% 1
Surrey +15 2 £45,000 -28.00%
Hampshire -5 1 - -
Kent - 1 £45,000 -
X++
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for X++.

1 40 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 32 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 30 (75.00%) SQL
4 29 (72.50%) SQL Server
5 25 (62.50%) .NET
6 18 (45.00%) ERP
7 16 (40.00%) Visual Studio
8 8 (20.00%) Finance
8 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (20.00%) Billing
8 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 8 (20.00%) High Availability
9 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
9 7 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
9 7 (17.50%) Windows
10 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (12.50%) Power BI
11 5 (12.50%) SDLC
11 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
11 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (12.50%) OOP
11 5 (12.50%) OO
11 5 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
13 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
13 3 (7.50%) CRM

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 40 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (72.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (12.50%) Power BI
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (20.00%) Billing
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (97.50%) Developer
1 39 (97.50%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 7 (17.50%) .NET Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Senior Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.50%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.50%) CRM Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
1 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) ERP
2 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.00%) High Availability
2 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
3 7 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.50%) OO
5 5 (12.50%) OOP
5 5 (12.50%) SDLC
5 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.50%) CRM
7 2 (5.00%) Coaching
8 1 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.50%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.50%) SAP