Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 569 399 468
Rank change year-on-year -170 +69 +118
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 618 1,325 1,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.80% 0.64%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.61% 12.25% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 565 977 899
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,050 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -5.26%

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 8,122 10,818 13,674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.80% 6.54% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5,691 7,896 9,909
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -3.74%

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 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 2019. 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 -199 517 £55,000 -4.35% 394
UK excluding London -256 280 £50,000 -9.09% 334
London -21 251 £65,000 +8.33% 87
South East +13 113 £55,000 -8.33% 82
Midlands -90 67 £45,000 - 55
North of England -159 53 £48,750 -9.30% 122
West Midlands -25 43 £42,500 -15.00% 36
North West -87 35 £50,000 - 84
East Midlands -59 25 £52,500 +16.67% 19
East of England -31 17 £40,000 -30.43% 28
Yorkshire -79 14 £42,500 -26.09% 29
Wales +7 12 £42,000 -26.96% 4
South West -30 10 £43,500 -30.40% 21
Scotland -21 8 £55,000 -4.35% 23
North East +11 4 £55,000 -8.33% 9

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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.

1 405 (65.53%) Microsoft
2 402 (65.05%) Dynamics 365
3 299 (48.38%) ERP
4 208 (33.66%) Finance
5 192 (31.07%) CRM
6 191 (30.91%) .NET
6 191 (30.91%) Dynamics CRM
7 180 (29.13%) Azure
8 178 (28.80%) Oracle
9 156 (25.24%) BizTalk Server
10 155 (25.08%) SharePoint
11 153 (24.76%) Business Intelligence
12 138 (22.33%) Java
13 133 (21.52%) SQL
14 131 (21.20%) SAP
15 124 (20.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 102 (16.50%) NetSuite
17 98 (15.86%) BusinessObjects
17 98 (15.86%) JD Edwards
17 98 (15.86%) J2EE
18 92 (14.89%) SQL Server
19 88 (14.24%) X++
20 73 (11.81%) Project Management
20 73 (11.81%) Retail
20 73 (11.81%) Manufacturing
21 71 (11.49%) T-SQL
22 68 (11.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 67 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
24 62 (10.03%) C#
24 62 (10.03%) Power Platform

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
1 156 (25.24%) BizTalk Server
2 155 (25.08%) SharePoint
3 42 (6.80%) Tomcat
4 34 (5.50%) IIS
5 18 (2.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (1.29%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.13%) Apache
8 2 (0.32%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.32%) SAS
9 1 (0.16%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 34 (5.50%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (2.10%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (1.46%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 191 (30.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 102 (16.50%) NetSuite
3 31 (5.02%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (1.13%) Infor M3
4 7 (1.13%) Q-Pulse
4 7 (1.13%) Sage CRM
5 6 (0.97%) Unit4 Business World
6 5 (0.81%) Lawson
6 5 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.65%) Line 50
7 4 (0.65%) Line 500
7 4 (0.65%) Maximo
7 4 (0.65%) SAP Business One
8 3 (0.49%) JDE OneWorld
8 3 (0.49%) Sage X3
8 3 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.16%) Infor SunSystems
10 1 (0.16%) PeopleSoft HCM
10 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 402 (65.05%) Dynamics 365
2 180 (29.13%) Azure
3 62 (10.03%) Power Platform
4 26 (4.21%) Office 365
5 17 (2.75%) SaaS
6 14 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (2.10%) AWS
8 12 (1.94%) PowerApps
9 4 (0.65%) Boomi
9 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Flow
10 3 (0.49%) iPaaS
10 3 (0.49%) PaaS
11 1 (0.16%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.78%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (1.46%) Firewall
3 7 (1.13%) LAN
3 7 (1.13%) MPLS
3 7 (1.13%) Network Security
3 7 (1.13%) PBX
3 7 (1.13%) VoIP
3 7 (1.13%) VPN
3 7 (1.13%) WAN
4 1 (0.16%) Broadband
4 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (20.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 98 (15.86%) BusinessObjects
3 92 (14.89%) SQL Server
4 68 (11.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 58 (9.39%) Power BI
6 20 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (2.75%) SQL Server 2016
9 11 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (1.62%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.13%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.13%) MySQL
12 7 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (1.13%) SQL Server 2017
13 4 (0.65%) QlikView
14 2 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.32%) OLAP
15 1 (0.16%) DB2
Development Applications
1 47 (7.61%) Visual Studio Team System
2 21 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (2.75%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.97%) MorphX
5 5 (0.81%) JIRA
6 3 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
General
1 208 (33.66%) Finance
2 73 (11.81%) Manufacturing
2 73 (11.81%) Retail
3 10 (1.62%) Marketing
4 9 (1.46%) General Ledger
5 8 (1.29%) Advertising
6 7 (1.13%) German Language
7 5 (0.81%) Banking
7 5 (0.81%) Spanish Language
8 4 (0.65%) Public Sector
9 3 (0.49%) Dutch Language
9 3 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.32%) Automotive
11 1 (0.16%) Billing
11 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 146 (23.62%) Analyst
2 127 (20.55%) Consultant
3 95 (15.37%) Developer
4 73 (11.81%) Support Analyst
5 63 (10.19%) Applications Support
5 63 (10.19%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 60 (9.71%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 56 (9.06%) Project Manager
8 48 (7.77%) Applications Support Analyst
8 48 (7.77%) Architect
9 40 (6.47%) Solutions Architect
10 28 (4.53%) Dynamics AX Architect
11 27 (4.37%) ERP Manager
11 27 (4.37%) Functional Consultant
12 26 (4.21%) Business Analyst
12 26 (4.21%) Senior Manager
13 23 (3.72%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
14 22 (3.56%) Senior Project Manager
15 19 (3.07%) Support Consultant
16 18 (2.91%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (30.91%) .NET
2 98 (15.86%) J2EE
3 37 (5.99%) Web Services
4 30 (4.85%) ASP.NET
4 30 (4.85%) XML
5 26 (4.21%) HTML
6 25 (4.05%) CSS
7 19 (3.07%) Ajax
7 19 (3.07%) Middleware
7 19 (3.07%) XSD
7 19 (3.07%) XSLT
8 10 (1.62%) SOAP
9 9 (1.46%) .NET Framework
9 9 (1.46%) EDI
10 8 (1.29%) WCF
11 4 (0.65%) RESTful
11 4 (0.65%) Windows SharePoint Services
12 3 (0.49%) JDBC
12 3 (0.49%) REST
12 3 (0.49%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (1.62%) User Experience
4 9 (1.46%) Driving Licence
4 9 (1.46%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.13%) iPad
6 7 (1.13%) iPhone
6 7 (1.13%) LIMS
6 7 (1.13%) Smartphone
7 6 (0.97%) Data Structures
7 6 (0.97%) PMI
8 5 (0.81%) FMCG
8 5 (0.81%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.49%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.49%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.49%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.32%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.32%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (4.21%) Windows
2 18 (2.91%) Windows Server
3 13 (2.10%) Windows 10
4 12 (1.94%) Windows 7
5 8 (1.29%) Linux
5 8 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.13%) Android
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (48.38%) ERP
2 192 (31.07%) CRM
3 153 (24.76%) Business Intelligence
4 73 (11.81%) Project Management
5 60 (9.71%) Problem-Solving
6 57 (9.22%) ITIL
7 56 (9.06%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (8.25%) SDLC
9 41 (6.63%) Logistics
10 37 (5.99%) Process Improvement
11 36 (5.83%) DevOps
11 36 (5.83%) PRINCE2
12 33 (5.34%) Business Analysis
13 30 (4.85%) User Acceptance Testing
14 27 (4.37%) Computer Science
15 25 (4.05%) Time Management
16 24 (3.88%) Change Control
16 24 (3.88%) OOP
17 22 (3.56%) SOA
17 22 (3.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (22.33%) Java
2 133 (21.52%) SQL
3 88 (14.24%) X++
4 71 (11.49%) T-SQL
5 62 (10.03%) C#
6 28 (4.53%) JavaScript
7 19 (3.07%) XPath
8 6 (0.97%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.49%) PHP
9 3 (0.49%) VB
10 2 (0.32%) C
11 1 (0.16%) C++
11 1 (0.16%) Python
11 1 (0.16%) R
11 1 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (9.06%) Degree
2 25 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (2.75%) PMI Certification
3 17 (2.75%) PMP
4 12 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (1.29%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.29%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.13%) ACCA
6 7 (1.13%) CIMA
7 4 (0.65%) AAT
7 4 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.32%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.16%) HNC
9 1 (0.16%) ISEB
9 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.69%) SLA
2 12 (1.94%) PMO
3 10 (1.62%) QA
4 6 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.65%) GDPR
5 4 (0.65%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) GAAP
System Software
1 24 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.91%) Forefront TMG
3 11 (1.78%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.13%) BitLocker
5 4 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.49%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (1.78%) SCCM
2 7 (1.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 405 (65.53%) Microsoft
2 178 (28.80%) Oracle
3 131 (21.20%) SAP
4 98 (15.86%) JD Edwards
5 29 (4.69%) Sage
6 18 (2.91%) Epicor
7 15 (2.43%) Infor
8 14 (2.27%) IFS
8 14 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (1.78%) Dell
10 10 (1.62%) IBM
11 9 (1.46%) Cognos
11 9 (1.46%) ServiceNow
12 7 (1.13%) Autodesk
12 7 (1.13%) Avaya
12 7 (1.13%) CheckPoint
12 7 (1.13%) Microgen
12 7 (1.13%) ReadSoft
12 7 (1.13%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.13%) SolarWinds