Period
to 24 February 2020

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 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 498 535 357
Rank change year-on-year +37 -178 +177
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 668 764 1,504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.51% 0.86%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.23% 8.73% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 571 553 1,155
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +10.53%

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 7,235 8,753 13,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.90% 5.87% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5,177 6,060 10,216
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 24 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Dynamics AX in the UK

Dynamics AX
Top 14 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 24 February 2020. 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 +7 489 £57,500 +4.55% 358
UK excluding London -14 268 £55,000 +10.00% 293
London +27 224 £62,500 - 88
South East +73 103 £65,000 - 50
North of England +16 62 £50,000 +17.65% 90
Midlands -18 45 £55,000 +29.41% 72
North West +19 35 £60,000 +20.00% 60
South West +60 32 £47,500 -11.21% 30
West Midlands +19 29 £55,000 +11.68% 45
Yorkshire +30 27 £39,000 -5.45% 25
East of England +14 16 £45,000 -16.28% 29
East Midlands -19 15 £50,000 +17.65% 27
Scotland +9 9 £47,500 +5.56% 21
Wales -23 1 £44,000 -12.00% 3

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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.

1 472 (70.66%) Dynamics 365
2 402 (60.18%) Microsoft
3 258 (38.62%) .NET
4 256 (38.32%) ERP
5 253 (37.87%) Azure
6 239 (35.78%) Business Intelligence
7 235 (35.18%) Finance
8 210 (31.44%) Oracle
9 205 (30.69%) CRM
10 204 (30.54%) Dynamics CRM
11 198 (29.64%) SharePoint
11 198 (29.64%) SAP
12 188 (28.14%) BizTalk Server
13 166 (24.85%) Java
14 160 (23.95%) BusinessObjects
15 158 (23.65%) J2EE
16 128 (19.16%) X++
17 122 (18.26%) SQL Server
18 95 (14.22%) SQL
18 95 (14.22%) Power Platform
19 92 (13.77%) Retail
19 92 (13.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 89 (13.32%) Power BI
21 86 (12.87%) C#
22 84 (12.57%) JD Edwards
23 82 (12.28%) NetSuite
24 76 (11.38%) Logistics
25 73 (10.93%) Project Management
26 72 (10.78%) Manufacturing
27 55 (8.23%) Agile Software Development

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
1 198 (29.64%) SharePoint
2 188 (28.14%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (1.95%) IIS
4 8 (1.20%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.05%) JBoss
6 5 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.15%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.15%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (3.59%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 204 (30.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 82 (12.28%) NetSuite
3 28 (4.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (1.05%) Dynamics SL
5 6 (0.90%) Infor M3
5 6 (0.90%) Infor SunSystems
5 6 (0.90%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 6 (0.90%) Lawson
6 5 (0.75%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.60%) JDE OneWorld
7 4 (0.60%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.45%) MFGPRO
9 2 (0.30%) BPCS
9 2 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.30%) PeopleSoft HCM
10 1 (0.15%) Elite 3E
10 1 (0.15%) Line 500
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.15%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 472 (70.66%) Dynamics 365
2 253 (37.87%) Azure
3 95 (14.22%) Power Platform
4 32 (4.79%) AWS
5 17 (2.54%) Office 365
5 17 (2.54%) SaaS
6 15 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (1.80%) Boomi
8 9 (1.35%) PowerApps
9 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Flow
10 2 (0.30%) PaaS
10 2 (0.30%) Smartsheet
11 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.15%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.15%) FinancialForce
11 1 (0.15%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.20%) Firewall
2 7 (1.05%) iSCSI
2 7 (1.05%) LAN
2 7 (1.05%) MPLS
2 7 (1.05%) SAN
2 7 (1.05%) VoIP
2 7 (1.05%) WAN
3 5 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.30%) WebEx
4 2 (0.30%) Wireless
5 1 (0.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (23.95%) BusinessObjects
2 122 (18.26%) SQL Server
3 92 (13.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 89 (13.32%) Power BI
5 50 (7.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 35 (5.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 33 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 32 (4.79%) SQL Server 2016
9 31 (4.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (1.50%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.30%) OLAP
13 2 (0.30%) OLAP Cube
13 2 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.30%) SAP BW
14 1 (0.15%) Big Data
14 1 (0.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 1 (0.15%) DB2
14 1 (0.15%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 54 (8.08%) Visual Studio Team System
2 46 (6.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (4.64%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.90%) HP UFT
4 6 (0.90%) JIRA
5 4 (0.60%) MorphX
6 2 (0.30%) LSMW
General
1 235 (35.18%) Finance
2 92 (13.77%) Retail
3 72 (10.78%) Manufacturing
4 20 (2.99%) General Ledger
5 15 (2.25%) Law
6 4 (0.60%) Legal
7 2 (0.30%) Banking
7 2 (0.30%) Marketing
7 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.30%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.15%) Automotive
8 1 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 182 (27.25%) Consultant
2 124 (18.56%) Developer
3 112 (16.77%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 109 (16.32%) Analyst
5 99 (14.82%) Architect
6 88 (13.17%) Solutions Architect
7 61 (9.13%) Project Manager
8 56 (8.38%) Functional Consultant
9 52 (7.78%) Dynamics AX Developer
10 47 (7.04%) Dynamics AX Architect
11 33 (4.94%) Lead Developer
12 31 (4.64%) Support Analyst
13 24 (3.59%) Senior Manager
13 24 (3.59%) Senior Project Manager
14 23 (3.44%) Business Analyst
15 22 (3.29%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
15 22 (3.29%) Technical Consultant
16 21 (3.14%) CRM Manager
17 20 (2.99%) CRM Consultant
17 20 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (38.62%) .NET
2 158 (23.65%) J2EE
3 50 (7.49%) Web Services
4 19 (2.84%) ASP.NET
5 16 (2.40%) HTML
6 15 (2.25%) CSS
7 12 (1.80%) EDI
7 12 (1.80%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 12 (1.80%) XML
8 9 (1.35%) Middleware
9 8 (1.20%) REST
10 6 (0.90%) .NET Framework
10 6 (0.90%) Ajax
10 6 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (0.90%) XSD
10 6 (0.90%) XSLT
11 4 (0.60%) COM
11 4 (0.60%) SOAP
12 2 (0.30%) BAPI
12 2 (0.30%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 35 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.14%) User Experience
3 17 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (2.10%) Data Structures
5 9 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (1.35%) FMCG
6 8 (1.20%) Public Cloud
6 8 (1.20%) Virtual Team
7 7 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (0.90%) Driving Licence
9 5 (0.75%) iSeries
10 4 (0.60%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.60%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.60%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.60%) PMI
11 2 (0.30%) EPoS
11 2 (0.30%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.15%) iPad
12 1 (0.15%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 26 (3.89%) Windows
2 7 (1.05%) Linux
2 7 (1.05%) Unix
3 6 (0.90%) Windows 10
3 6 (0.90%) Windows 7
4 5 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.45%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.30%) VMS
7 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (38.32%) ERP
2 239 (35.78%) Business Intelligence
3 205 (30.69%) CRM
4 76 (11.38%) Logistics
5 73 (10.93%) Project Management
6 55 (8.23%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (7.93%) DevOps
8 49 (7.34%) Problem-Solving
9 40 (5.99%) Mentoring
10 39 (5.84%) Computer Science
11 38 (5.69%) GAP Analysis
12 36 (5.39%) Business Analysis
13 33 (4.94%) Customer Requirements
13 33 (4.94%) Performance Tuning
13 33 (4.94%) Scrum
14 30 (4.49%) ITIL
15 28 (4.19%) OO
15 28 (4.19%) OOD
16 27 (4.04%) Time Management
17 26 (3.89%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 166 (24.85%) Java
2 128 (19.16%) X++
3 95 (14.22%) SQL
4 86 (12.87%) C#
5 26 (3.89%) T-SQL
6 15 (2.25%) C
7 11 (1.65%) JavaScript
7 11 (1.65%) PowerShell
8 7 (1.05%) VBScript
9 6 (0.90%) PL/SQL
9 6 (0.90%) XPath
10 3 (0.45%) VBA
11 1 (0.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 55 (8.23%) Degree
2 38 (5.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.20%) ACCA
4 7 (1.05%) CIMA
5 6 (0.90%) AAT
5 6 (0.90%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.75%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.75%) Master's Degree
6 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.75%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.75%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.45%) PMP
8 2 (0.30%) ISEB
9 1 (0.15%) APMG
9 1 (0.15%) IIBA
9 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.15%) MCP
9 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.14%) QA
2 17 (2.54%) SLA
3 8 (1.20%) PMO
4 4 (0.60%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.30%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.30%) MiFID
6 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.05%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.15%) Firmware
4 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.05%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 402 (60.18%) Microsoft
2 210 (31.44%) Oracle
3 198 (29.64%) SAP
4 84 (12.57%) JD Edwards
5 26 (3.89%) Epicor
6 24 (3.59%) Sage
7 21 (3.14%) IFS
8 18 (2.69%) Infor
9 12 (1.80%) Dell
10 10 (1.50%) ServiceNow
11 8 (1.20%) VMware
12 7 (1.05%) Cisco
13 6 (0.90%) Cognos
13 6 (0.90%) IBM
14 5 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
14 5 (0.75%) Workday
15 4 (0.60%) Sun
16 2 (0.30%) Citrix
16 2 (0.30%) JDA
16 2 (0.30%) Sophos