Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

X++
England > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 316 346 353
Rank change year-on-year +30 +7 -7
Permanent jobs citing X++ 14 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% 0.037% 0.008%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.065% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 1
South West median annual salary £60,000 £49,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.45% +63.33% -29.41%
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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6166 6109 6750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.03% 56.11% 56.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5226 5218 5832
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for X++ in the South West

X++
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for X++ in the South West

X++
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing X++ in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for X++ in the South West

X++
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing X++ within the South West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Devon - 6 £67,500 -
Wiltshire +8 3 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire +28 1 - -
Somerset +3 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Bristol - 1 £75,000 -
Cornwall - 1 - -
X++
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region with a requirement for X++.

1 14 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (50.00%) Advertising
5 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) ERP
5 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
6 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (21.43%) C++
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
9 2 (14.29%) Retail
9 2 (14.29%) MorphX
10 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (7.14%) Presales
10 1 (7.14%) Power BI
10 1 (7.14%) Customer-Centricity
10 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
10 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
10 1 (7.14%) PowerPivot
10 1 (7.14%) Analytics
10 1 (7.14%) QA
10 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (7.14%) Logistics
10 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (7.14%) Automotive
10 1 (7.14%) .NET
10 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
10 1 (7.14%) SAP

X++
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Power BI
2 1 (7.14%) PowerPivot
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) MorphX
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (50.00%) Advertising
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (7.14%) ERP Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) IT Operations Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ERP
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
3 1 (7.14%) ETL
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics
3 1 (7.14%) Presales
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C++
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) SAP