Period
to 24 January 2021

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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 618 501 513
Rank change year-on-year -117 +12 -156
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 150 666 827
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.53% 0.54%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.72% 9.09% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 165 657 773
Median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £91,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £53,750 £58,750
% change year-on-year -16.28% -8.51% +6.82%

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 3,176 7,328 8,933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.00% 5.83% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,344 5,299 6,287
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in the UK

Dynamics AX
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Dynamics AX.

Salary trend for Dynamics AX in the UK

Dynamics AX
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Dynamics AX over the 6 months to 24 January 2021.

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 24 January 2021. 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 -43 124 £52,500 -8.70% 52
UK excluding London +41 70 £45,000 -16.28% 37
London +34 57 £63,750 +2.00% 15
Work from Home -108 26 £47,500 -20.83% 26
South East +64 19 £43,750 -27.08% 5
Midlands +60 18 £37,500 -31.82% 9
South West +57 13 £50,000 +5.26% 4
North of England +39 13 £46,250 -7.50% 11
North West +57 11 £41,250 -31.25% 9
West Midlands +60 9 £30,000 -45.45% 7
East Midlands +59 9 £38,000 -24.00% 2
Scotland +31 4 £56,250 -4.26% 1
East of England +93 3 £47,500 -24.00% 7
Yorkshire +23 1 £50,000 +28.21% 2
North East - 1 £57,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, 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.

1 113 (75.33%) Dynamics 365
2 96 (64.00%) ERP
3 88 (58.67%) Microsoft
4 59 (39.33%) Finance
5 54 (36.00%) SQL
6 53 (35.33%) CRM
7 42 (28.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 41 (27.33%) SQL Server
9 40 (26.67%) NetSuite
10 39 (26.00%) JD Edwards
11 38 (25.33%) Business Intelligence
11 38 (25.33%) Power Platform
12 30 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (18.00%) Manufacturing
13 27 (18.00%) Power BI
14 25 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
14 25 (16.67%) .NET
14 25 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 24 (16.00%) C#
16 23 (15.33%) Azure
17 22 (14.67%) Waterfall
18 21 (14.00%) Migration
19 20 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
20 19 (12.67%) VB
20 19 (12.67%) OO
20 19 (12.67%) Data Warehouse
20 19 (12.67%) Project Management
21 18 (12.00%) OOD
21 18 (12.00%) WinForms
21 18 (12.00%) Change Control

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 14 (9.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.33%) SAS
3 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.67%) Confluence
3 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.67%) IIS
3 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (8.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 42 (28.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (26.67%) NetSuite
3 11 (7.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (3.33%) Infor M3
4 5 (3.33%) SAP Business One
5 4 (2.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 113 (75.33%) Dynamics 365
2 38 (25.33%) Power Platform
3 23 (15.33%) Azure
4 15 (10.00%) PowerApps
5 7 (4.67%) Office 365
6 4 (2.67%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (1.33%) Boomi
7 2 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.33%) SaaS
8 1 (0.67%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.67%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) LAN
1 1 (0.67%) SAN
1 1 (0.67%) VPN
1 1 (0.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (27.33%) SQL Server
2 27 (18.00%) Power BI
3 25 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (12.67%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 11 (7.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 7 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (3.33%) QlikView
10 4 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (2.00%) PowerPivot
12 2 (1.33%) Data Lake
12 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Power View
12 2 (1.33%) Tableau
13 1 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.67%) DB2
13 1 (0.67%) DB2 UDB
13 1 (0.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (6.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.00%) JIRA
3 2 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.67%) Postman
4 1 (0.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.67%) webpack
4 1 (0.67%) Zephyr
General
1 59 (39.33%) Finance
2 27 (18.00%) Manufacturing
3 17 (11.33%) Retail
4 5 (3.33%) Law
5 4 (2.67%) General Ledger
6 3 (2.00%) Marketing
7 2 (1.33%) Banking
7 2 (1.33%) French Language
8 1 (0.67%) Automotive
8 1 (0.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (26.00%) Developer
2 28 (18.67%) Analyst
3 25 (16.67%) Consultant
4 18 (12.00%) CRM Developer
4 18 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 16 (10.67%) Functional Consultant
6 14 (9.33%) C# Developer
6 14 (9.33%) C# Software Developer
6 14 (9.33%) C# Software Engineer
6 14 (9.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 14 (9.33%) Software Developer
6 14 (9.33%) Software Engineer
7 12 (8.00%) Architect
8 11 (7.33%) Project Manager
9 9 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.33%) Applications Manager
11 7 (4.67%) Business Analyst
12 6 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 6 (4.00%) Data Analyst
12 6 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.67%) .NET
2 18 (12.00%) WinForms
3 4 (2.67%) EDI
4 3 (2.00%) COM
5 2 (1.33%) Middleware
5 2 (1.33%) REST
5 2 (1.33%) Web Services
6 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.67%) Ajax
6 1 (0.67%) CSS
6 1 (0.67%) CSS3
6 1 (0.67%) HTML
6 1 (0.67%) HTML5
6 1 (0.67%) jQuery
6 1 (0.67%) JSON
6 1 (0.67%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.67%) SOAP
6 1 (0.67%) SVG
6 1 (0.67%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 16 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.33%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (5.33%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.33%) User Experience
5 5 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.67%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.00%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.33%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.33%) FMCG
9 1 (0.67%) Clustering
9 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.00%) Windows
2 6 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.67%) AIX
3 1 (0.67%) Android
3 1 (0.67%) Linux
3 1 (0.67%) Unix
3 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (64.00%) ERP
2 53 (35.33%) CRM
3 38 (25.33%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (14.67%) Waterfall
6 21 (14.00%) Migration
7 19 (12.67%) OO
7 19 (12.67%) Project Management
8 18 (12.00%) Change Control
8 18 (12.00%) OOD
8 18 (12.00%) Software Engineering
9 15 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (8.67%) Logistics
11 11 (7.33%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (7.33%) Technical Leadership
12 10 (6.67%) Business Analysis
12 10 (6.67%) Data Migration
12 10 (6.67%) ETL
12 10 (6.67%) Validation
13 8 (5.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (36.00%) SQL
2 24 (16.00%) C#
3 19 (12.67%) VB
4 15 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (4.00%) X++
6 4 (2.67%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.33%) Java
7 2 (1.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.67%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.67%) C
8 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.67%) SOQL
8 1 (0.67%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (8.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (5.33%) Degree
3 4 (2.67%) ACCA
3 4 (2.67%) CIMA
3 4 (2.67%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.33%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.67%) PhD
5 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.00%) QA
2 2 (1.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.67%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 88 (58.67%) Microsoft
2 39 (26.00%) JD Edwards
3 16 (10.67%) SAP
4 7 (4.67%) Sitecore
5 6 (4.00%) Workday
6 5 (3.33%) Epicor
6 5 (3.33%) IFS
6 5 (3.33%) Infor
7 4 (2.67%) Cognos
8 3 (2.00%) Oracle
8 3 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.00%) VMware
9 2 (1.33%) Dell
9 2 (1.33%) hybris
9 2 (1.33%) IBM
9 2 (1.33%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.67%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.67%) Sage
10 1 (0.67%) webMethods
10 1 (0.67%) Xero