Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Dynamics AX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Dynamics AX over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
UK
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 421 419 546
Rank change year-on-year -2 +127 +75
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 1,164 1,337 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.71% 0.74% 0.47%
As % of the Business Applications category 11.81% 9.35% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 854 1,033 753
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,375 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -5.00%

Dynamics AX is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 9,860 14,297 13,268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.03% 7.91% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7,142 10,203 10,075
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,161
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Dynamics AX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in the UK

Dynamics AX
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Dynamics AX.

Salary trend for Dynamics AX in the UK

Dynamics AX
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Dynamics AX in the UK

Dynamics AX
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX within the UK over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. 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
England +6 1,017 £55,000 - 442
UK excluding London +48 683 £52,500 +10.53% 420
London -37 376 £60,000 - 90
North of England +48 208 £50,000 - 144
Midlands +26 149 £45,000 - 89
North West +36 121 £46,250 -19.57% 85
South East -4 116 £60,000 +20.00% 47
East of England +95 111 £60,000 +20.00% 37
East Midlands +20 96 £42,500 -5.56% 32
Yorkshire +24 70 £60,000 +20.00% 36
West Midlands +22 52 £50,000 - 57
Scotland -27 44 £50,000 +5.26% 55
South West -20 37 £57,500 +31.43% 37
Wales -5 18 £53,750 +26.47% 11
North East +3 17 £48,750 +39.29% 23

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing Dynamics AX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 906 (77.84%) Microsoft
2 739 (63.49%) ERP
3 499 (42.87%) Finance
4 492 (42.27%) Dynamics 365
5 334 (28.69%) CRM
6 333 (28.61%) Dynamics CRM
7 237 (20.36%) SQL
8 226 (19.42%) JD Edwards
9 225 (19.33%) Manufacturing
10 210 (18.04%) SQL Server
11 204 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
12 189 (16.24%) .NET
13 188 (16.15%) X++
14 186 (15.98%) Oracle
15 185 (15.89%) Agile Software Development
16 175 (15.03%) SAP
17 174 (14.95%) NetSuite
18 172 (14.78%) Dynamics NAV
18 172 (14.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 172 (14.78%) Logistics
19 158 (13.57%) Problem-Solving
20 153 (13.14%) Project Management
21 149 (12.80%) Retail
22 140 (12.03%) Microsoft Azure
23 137 (11.77%) SharePoint
24 132 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
25 130 (11.17%) Microsoft Certification
26 111 (9.54%) BizTalk Server
27 109 (9.36%) Coaching
28 107 (9.19%) C#

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 137 (11.77%) SharePoint
2 111 (9.54%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (0.69%) Umbraco
4 7 (0.60%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.52%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.26%) IIS
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.086%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.086%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.086%) WordPress
Applications
1 42 (3.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (2.58%) Microsoft Project
3 22 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 333 (28.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 174 (14.95%) NetSuite
3 172 (14.78%) Dynamics NAV
4 29 (2.49%) Dynamics GP
5 18 (1.55%) Movex
6 16 (1.37%) Lawson
7 14 (1.20%) Infor M3
8 13 (1.12%) SAP Business One
9 12 (1.03%) BPCS
10 10 (0.86%) Infor SunSystems
11 9 (0.77%) JDE EnterpriseOne
12 8 (0.69%) Elite 3E
12 8 (0.69%) JDE OneWorld
12 8 (0.69%) Unit4 Business World
13 7 (0.60%) SAP ERP
14 5 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 5 (0.43%) Magento
14 5 (0.43%) Oracle Assets
14 5 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
14 5 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 492 (42.27%) Dynamics 365
2 140 (12.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (4.38%) SaaS
4 40 (3.44%) Office 365
5 29 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (0.95%) PaaS
8 5 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (0.43%) IaaS
9 4 (0.34%) Boomi
9 4 (0.34%) FinancialForce
10 2 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.086%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 1 (0.086%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.086%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.52%) Firewall
2 5 (0.43%) DNS
2 5 (0.43%) SAN
3 4 (0.34%) VoIP
4 3 (0.26%) Extranet
4 3 (0.26%) Intranet
4 3 (0.26%) LAN
4 3 (0.26%) WAN
5 2 (0.17%) DHCP
5 2 (0.17%) FTP
5 2 (0.17%) VPN
6 1 (0.086%) Internet
6 1 (0.086%) Network Security
6 1 (0.086%) PBX
6 1 (0.086%) SMS
6 1 (0.086%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (18.04%) SQL Server
2 172 (14.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 76 (6.53%) Power BI
4 66 (5.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 61 (5.24%) BusinessObjects
6 41 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 36 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (1.72%) Relational Database
8 20 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
9 17 (1.46%) Big Data
10 16 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (1.12%) Hadoop
12 12 (1.03%) OLAP
12 12 (1.03%) QlikView
12 12 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (0.95%) NoSQL
13 11 (0.95%) OLAP Cube
14 10 (0.86%) Apache Hive
15 9 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
16 7 (0.60%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 42 (3.61%) Visual Studio
2 24 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (1.72%) MorphX
4 17 (1.46%) Visual Studio Team System
5 9 (0.77%) JIRA
6 6 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.34%) NUnit
8 3 (0.26%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.17%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.17%) Hudson
10 1 (0.086%) Selenium
10 1 (0.086%) Subversion
10 1 (0.086%) WebDriver
General
1 499 (42.87%) Finance
2 225 (19.33%) Manufacturing
3 149 (12.80%) Retail
4 81 (6.96%) Advertising
5 45 (3.87%) Marketing
6 30 (2.58%) Legal
7 8 (0.69%) Law
8 5 (0.43%) General Ledger
9 4 (0.34%) Back Office
9 4 (0.34%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.26%) Banking
11 2 (0.17%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.17%) Billing
11 2 (0.17%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.17%) Electronics
11 2 (0.17%) Front Office
11 2 (0.17%) German Language
11 2 (0.17%) Publishing
11 2 (0.17%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.086%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 280 (24.05%) Consultant
2 200 (17.18%) Developer
3 172 (14.78%) Analyst
4 161 (13.83%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 155 (13.32%) Project Manager
6 99 (8.51%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 99 (8.51%) Functional Consultant
7 92 (7.90%) Architect
8 84 (7.22%) Support Analyst
9 77 (6.62%) ERP Manager
10 68 (5.84%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
11 65 (5.58%) ERP Project Manager
12 55 (4.73%) Dynamics AX Architect
13 46 (3.95%) Applications Support
13 46 (3.95%) Business Analyst
13 46 (3.95%) ERP Consultant
14 45 (3.87%) IT Manager
14 45 (3.87%) Solutions Architect
15 39 (3.35%) Microsoft Consultant
15 39 (3.35%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (16.24%) .NET
2 54 (4.64%) J2EE
3 53 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 33 (2.84%) HTML
5 27 (2.32%) EDI
6 23 (1.98%) CSS
6 23 (1.98%) MDX
7 22 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (1.89%) Web Services
8 19 (1.63%) ASP.NET Core
9 17 (1.46%) JSON
10 16 (1.37%) AngularJS
11 14 (1.20%) SOAP
11 14 (1.20%) XML
12 13 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (0.95%) REST
13 11 (0.95%) WCF
14 9 (0.77%) Ajax
14 9 (0.77%) Middleware
15 7 (0.60%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 132 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (5.50%) Greenfield Project
3 42 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
4 28 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (1.63%) Analytical Mindset
6 16 (1.37%) FMCG
7 14 (1.20%) Data Structures
8 12 (1.03%) Management Information System
9 11 (0.95%) Mobile App
10 9 (0.77%) EPoS
11 8 (0.69%) Fintech
11 8 (0.69%) Marketing Technology
12 7 (0.60%) Driving Licence
12 7 (0.60%) Robotics
12 7 (0.60%) User Experience
13 5 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.43%) iSeries
13 5 (0.43%) mPOS
13 5 (0.43%) Replication
14 4 (0.34%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 44 (3.78%) Windows
2 29 (2.49%) Windows Server
3 6 (0.52%) Windows 10
3 6 (0.52%) Windows 7
4 5 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.34%) Linux
5 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.17%) AIX
6 2 (0.17%) Unix
7 1 (0.086%) Android
7 1 (0.086%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.086%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.086%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 739 (63.49%) ERP
2 334 (28.69%) CRM
3 204 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
4 185 (15.89%) Agile Software Development
5 172 (14.78%) Logistics
6 158 (13.57%) Problem-Solving
7 153 (13.14%) Project Management
8 109 (9.36%) Coaching
9 101 (8.68%) Presales
10 78 (6.70%) Business Analysis
11 75 (6.44%) ITIL
12 74 (6.36%) PRINCE2
13 71 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
14 65 (5.58%) Continuous Improvement
15 64 (5.50%) Migration
16 63 (5.41%) SDLC
17 62 (5.33%) Waterfall
18 58 (4.98%) Data Migration
19 57 (4.90%) Change Management
20 55 (4.73%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 237 (20.36%) SQL
2 188 (16.15%) X++
3 107 (9.19%) C#
4 75 (6.44%) Java
5 63 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 50 (4.30%) T-SQL
7 12 (1.03%) C
7 12 (1.03%) C++
8 8 (0.69%) RPG
9 7 (0.60%) XPath
10 5 (0.43%) RPG IV
11 4 (0.34%) ABAP
12 3 (0.26%) PHP
13 2 (0.17%) F#
13 2 (0.17%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.17%) RPG/400
13 2 (0.17%) VB
13 2 (0.17%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.086%) VBA
14 1 (0.086%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 130 (11.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 71 (6.10%) ACCA
3 69 (5.93%) CIMA
4 41 (3.52%) Degree
5 40 (3.44%) PMI Certification
5 40 (3.44%) PMP
6 35 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (1.46%) MAPM
8 6 (0.52%) MCSE
8 6 (0.52%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.52%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (0.26%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.17%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.17%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.17%) MCITP
11 2 (0.17%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.086%) AAT
12 1 (0.086%) ISEB
12 1 (0.086%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (5.07%) PMO
2 18 (1.55%) QA
3 14 (1.20%) SLA
4 5 (0.43%) GAAP
5 4 (0.34%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.26%) GDPR
7 1 (0.086%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (2.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.086%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.086%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.086%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (0.26%) Backup Exec
1 3 (0.26%) SCCM
2 2 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.086%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 906 (77.84%) Microsoft
2 226 (19.42%) JD Edwards
3 186 (15.98%) Oracle
4 175 (15.03%) SAP
5 81 (6.96%) Infor
6 67 (5.76%) Sage
7 59 (5.07%) Epicor
8 30 (2.58%) Citrix
9 22 (1.89%) IFS
10 20 (1.72%) Cognos
11 17 (1.46%) Workday
12 10 (0.86%) CODA
13 9 (0.77%) VMware
14 8 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (0.60%) IBM
15 7 (0.60%) Xamarin
16 6 (0.52%) Cloudera
16 6 (0.52%) Google
16 6 (0.52%) MuleSoft
17 5 (0.43%) Tableau