Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 506 367 542
Rank change year-on-year -139 +175 +75
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 831 1,478 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% 0.85% 0.48%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.49% 10.70% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 631 1,118 733
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -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 8,753 13,818 12,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.79% 7.98% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6,082 9,939 9,108
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -114 710 £60,000 +9.09% 255
UK excluding London -107 454 £52,500 +5.00% 207
London -103 280 £65,000 +13.04% 70
North of England -40 124 £47,500 -5.00% 69
Midlands -33 99 £42,500 -22.73% 35
East of England +40 88 £57,500 +6.98% 27
South East -47 82 £60,000 +14.29% 37
North West -19 69 £47,500 -17.39% 38
East Midlands -3 62 £42,500 -22.73% 14
Yorkshire -2 42 £55,000 +22.22% 24
West Midlands -12 37 £52,500 -4.55% 21
Scotland -53 25 £50,000 +5.26% 19
Wales +17 23 £50,000 +17.65% 3
North East +9 13 £39,000 +11.43% 7
South West -50 13 £65,000 +18.18% 17

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 584 (70.28%) Microsoft
2 539 (64.86%) ERP
3 316 (38.03%) Finance
4 286 (34.42%) CRM
5 285 (34.30%) Dynamics CRM
6 283 (34.06%) Dynamics 365
7 205 (24.67%) JD Edwards
8 180 (21.66%) SQL
9 175 (21.06%) NetSuite
10 171 (20.58%) Business Intelligence
11 169 (20.34%) Manufacturing
12 167 (20.10%) Oracle
13 159 (19.13%) SAP
14 139 (16.73%) .NET
15 138 (16.61%) Project Management
16 129 (15.52%) SQL Server
16 129 (15.52%) Dynamics NAV
16 129 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
17 123 (14.80%) Agile Software Development
17 123 (14.80%) SharePoint
18 118 (14.20%) Problem-Solving
19 111 (13.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 106 (12.76%) BizTalk Server
21 94 (11.31%) Retail
22 93 (11.19%) X++
23 92 (11.07%) Logistics
23 92 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
24 88 (10.59%) Coaching
25 76 (9.15%) ITIL
26 75 (9.03%) Java

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
1 123 (14.80%) SharePoint
2 106 (12.76%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (0.96%) Umbraco
4 7 (0.84%) Tomcat
5 5 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.12%) IIS
8 1 (0.12%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.12%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.12%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 29 (3.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (2.65%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 285 (34.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 175 (21.06%) NetSuite
3 129 (15.52%) Dynamics NAV
4 23 (2.77%) Dynamics GP
5 16 (1.93%) Movex
6 15 (1.81%) Lawson
7 14 (1.68%) Infor SunSystems
8 12 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
9 11 (1.32%) SAP Business One
10 10 (1.20%) JDE OneWorld
11 9 (1.08%) Infor M3
12 8 (0.96%) BPCS
12 8 (0.96%) Unit4 Business World
13 7 (0.84%) JDE EnterpriseOne
14 6 (0.72%) SAP ERP
15 4 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
15 4 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 4 (0.48%) Sage 200
15 4 (0.48%) SAP CRM
16 3 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 283 (34.06%) Dynamics 365
2 129 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (6.50%) SaaS
4 32 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
5 30 (3.61%) Office 365
6 13 (1.56%) FinancialForce
7 11 (1.32%) PaaS
8 4 (0.48%) Boomi
9 3 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (0.36%) IaaS
10 2 (0.24%) G Suite
11 1 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.12%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.12%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.12%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.72%) VoIP
2 4 (0.48%) FTP
2 4 (0.48%) LAN
2 4 (0.48%) WAN
3 3 (0.36%) DNS
3 3 (0.36%) Extranet
3 3 (0.36%) Intranet
4 2 (0.24%) Firewall
5 1 (0.12%) Internet
5 1 (0.12%) MPLS
5 1 (0.12%) PBX
5 1 (0.12%) SAN
5 1 (0.12%) SMS
5 1 (0.12%) VPN
5 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 111 (13.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 62 (7.46%) BusinessObjects
4 58 (6.98%) Power BI
5 55 (6.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (3.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 31 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (2.89%) Relational Database
9 12 (1.44%) OLAP
10 11 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
11 10 (1.20%) OLAP Cube
11 10 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (0.84%) QlikView
14 6 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (0.60%) SAP HANA
15 5 (0.60%) ZAP BI
16 3 (0.36%) IBM InfoSphere
16 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
16 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (2.17%) Visual Studio
3 15 (1.81%) Visual Studio Team System
4 10 (1.20%) MorphX
5 9 (1.08%) JIRA
6 5 (0.60%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.24%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.24%) Hudson
8 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.12%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.12%) Selenium
8 1 (0.12%) Subversion
8 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.12%) WebDriver
General
1 316 (38.03%) Finance
2 169 (20.34%) Manufacturing
3 94 (11.31%) Retail
4 34 (4.09%) Advertising
5 24 (2.89%) Marketing
6 16 (1.93%) Legal
7 6 (0.72%) Law
8 5 (0.60%) Back Office
8 5 (0.60%) Front Office
9 4 (0.48%) Banking
9 4 (0.48%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.36%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.36%) German Language
10 3 (0.36%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.24%) Billing
11 2 (0.24%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 208 (25.03%) Consultant
2 147 (17.69%) Developer
3 106 (12.76%) Analyst
4 99 (11.91%) Project Manager
5 86 (10.35%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 65 (7.82%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 57 (6.86%) Architect
8 51 (6.14%) Functional Consultant
9 50 (6.02%) IT Manager
10 48 (5.78%) ERP Consultant
11 44 (5.29%) Applications Support
12 41 (4.93%) ERP Manager
13 39 (4.69%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
13 39 (4.69%) Support Analyst
14 34 (4.09%) Business Analyst
15 33 (3.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 33 (3.97%) Senior Manager
16 32 (3.85%) ERP Project Manager
17 28 (3.37%) Senior Project Manager
18 27 (3.25%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (16.73%) .NET
2 57 (6.86%) J2EE
3 32 (3.85%) HTML
4 31 (3.73%) ASP.NET
5 19 (2.29%) CSS
5 19 (2.29%) EDI
6 18 (2.17%) MDX
7 16 (1.93%) Web Services
8 11 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
8 11 (1.32%) XML
9 9 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (1.08%) Middleware
10 8 (0.96%) ASP.NET Core
11 7 (0.84%) Ajax
11 7 (0.84%) XSD
11 7 (0.84%) XSLT
12 6 (0.72%) ODBC
13 5 (0.60%) .NET Framework
13 5 (0.60%) SOAP
13 5 (0.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 92 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (4.09%) Self-Motivation
3 32 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (1.93%) FMCG
4 16 (1.93%) Mobile App
5 15 (1.81%) iSeries
6 14 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.44%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.08%) Analytical Mindset
9 8 (0.96%) Client/Server
10 7 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (0.84%) User Experience
11 4 (0.48%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.48%) Fintech
11 4 (0.48%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.36%) AS400
12 3 (0.36%) Blog
12 3 (0.36%) PMI
12 3 (0.36%) Robotics
13 2 (0.24%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 30 (3.61%) Windows
2 21 (2.53%) Windows Server
3 4 (0.48%) Windows 7
3 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (0.36%) Windows 10
4 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.24%) AIX
5 2 (0.24%) Linux
5 2 (0.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 539 (64.86%) ERP
2 286 (34.42%) CRM
3 171 (20.58%) Business Intelligence
4 138 (16.61%) Project Management
5 123 (14.80%) Agile Software Development
6 118 (14.20%) Problem-Solving
7 92 (11.07%) Logistics
8 88 (10.59%) Coaching
9 76 (9.15%) ITIL
10 72 (8.66%) Presales
11 70 (8.42%) PRINCE2
12 69 (8.30%) Migration
13 66 (7.94%) SDLC
14 65 (7.82%) Data Migration
15 62 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
16 55 (6.62%) Continuous Improvement
17 54 (6.50%) Service Delivery
18 52 (6.26%) Business Analysis
19 44 (5.29%) Change Management
20 38 (4.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 180 (21.66%) SQL
2 93 (11.19%) X++
3 75 (9.03%) Java
4 60 (7.22%) C#
5 43 (5.17%) JavaScript
6 26 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 12 (1.44%) RPG
8 11 (1.32%) C++
9 8 (0.96%) C
9 8 (0.96%) RPG IV
10 7 (0.84%) XPath
11 6 (0.72%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.48%) ABAP
13 3 (0.36%) RPG/400
14 2 (0.24%) PHP
15 1 (0.12%) F#
15 1 (0.12%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.12%) VB
15 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 73 (8.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (5.17%) Degree
3 38 (4.57%) ITIL Certification
4 35 (4.21%) ACCA
4 35 (4.21%) CIMA
4 35 (4.21%) PMP
5 34 (4.09%) PMI Certification
6 9 (1.08%) MAPM
7 4 (0.48%) MCSE
8 3 (0.36%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.36%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.36%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.24%) AAT
9 2 (0.24%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.24%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.24%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.12%) ISEB
10 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.69%) PMO
2 17 (2.05%) QA
3 7 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.60%) SLA
5 4 (0.48%) GDPR
5 4 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.12%) GAAP
System Software
1 19 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.60%) SCCM
2 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 584 (70.28%) Microsoft
2 205 (24.67%) JD Edwards
3 167 (20.10%) Oracle
4 159 (19.13%) SAP
5 66 (7.94%) Infor
6 44 (5.29%) Sage
7 39 (4.69%) Epicor
8 32 (3.85%) Citrix
9 18 (2.17%) Cognos
9 18 (2.17%) IFS
10 17 (2.05%) IBM
10 17 (2.05%) Workday
11 13 (1.56%) CODA
12 12 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.96%) MuleSoft
14 6 (0.72%) Sybase
15 5 (0.60%) BT
15 5 (0.60%) Demandware
15 5 (0.60%) Tableau
16 4 (0.48%) Nintex