Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
UK
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 581 362 523
Rank change year-on-year -219 +161 +87
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 617 1,497 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.86% 0.52%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.14% 11.85% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 474 1,139 776
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -21.74% +21.05% -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 8,638 12,629 12,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.95% 7.26% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5,874 9,335 9,140
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -235 521 £55,000 -4.35% 547
UK excluding London -278 279 £45,000 -21.74% 501
London -37 267 £65,000 +8.33% 103
South East -73 79 £60,000 -4.00% 96
Midlands -112 79 £41,250 -21.43% 79
North of England -138 59 £42,500 -26.09% 159
East Midlands -24 46 £42,500 -20.93% 22
North West -81 40 £42,500 -27.97% 82
West Midlands -96 33 £40,000 -23.81% 57
East of England +2 21 £40,000 -27.27% 65
Scotland -49 18 £38,750 -22.50% 45
Wales +27 17 £50,000 -2.44% 13
Yorkshire -61 11 £40,000 -11.11% 60
North East +9 8 £55,000 -4.35% 17
South West -24 6 £45,000 -28.00% 46

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 357 (57.86%) Microsoft
2 348 (56.40%) ERP
3 230 (37.28%) Dynamics 365
4 224 (36.30%) Finance
5 193 (31.28%) CRM
5 193 (31.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 189 (30.63%) SQL
7 163 (26.42%) Oracle
8 157 (25.45%) JD Edwards
9 152 (24.64%) NetSuite
10 143 (23.18%) .NET
11 125 (20.26%) Business Intelligence
12 117 (18.96%) SAP
12 117 (18.96%) Microsoft Azure
13 113 (18.31%) SharePoint
13 113 (18.31%) BizTalk Server
14 108 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 104 (16.86%) Analytical Skills
16 91 (14.75%) SQL Server
16 91 (14.75%) Java
17 86 (13.94%) Problem-Solving
18 78 (12.64%) Manufacturing
19 76 (12.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 75 (12.16%) Project Management
21 74 (11.99%) X++
22 72 (11.67%) C#
23 71 (11.51%) Agile Software Development
24 70 (11.35%) J2EE
24 70 (11.35%) BusinessObjects
25 67 (10.86%) Retail

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
1 113 (18.31%) BizTalk Server
1 113 (18.31%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.05%) Tomcat
3 14 (2.27%) IIS
4 6 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (0.81%) Apache
6 4 (0.65%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.65%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 32 (5.19%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.46%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 193 (31.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 152 (24.64%) NetSuite
3 46 (7.46%) Dynamics NAV
4 13 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (1.62%) JDE OneWorld
5 10 (1.62%) Lawson
6 8 (1.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 7 (1.13%) Movex
7 7 (1.13%) Unit4 Business World
8 5 (0.81%) Dynamics GP
8 5 (0.81%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 5 (0.81%) Magento
8 5 (0.81%) Q-Pulse
8 5 (0.81%) Sage CRM
9 4 (0.65%) BPCS
9 4 (0.65%) SAP Business One
10 3 (0.49%) Line 50
10 3 (0.49%) Line 500
10 3 (0.49%) Maximo
10 3 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 230 (37.28%) Dynamics 365
2 117 (18.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (5.83%) SaaS
4 30 (4.86%) Power Platform
5 23 (3.73%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (2.59%) Office 365
7 11 (1.78%) FinancialForce
8 7 (1.13%) PowerApps
9 4 (0.65%) Boomi
9 4 (0.65%) G Suite
10 3 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (0.49%) iPaaS
10 3 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.30%) Firewall
1 8 (1.30%) VoIP
1 8 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (0.97%) LAN
2 6 (0.97%) MPLS
2 6 (0.97%) VPN
2 6 (0.97%) WAN
3 5 (0.81%) Broadband
3 5 (0.81%) Network Security
3 5 (0.81%) PBX
4 1 (0.16%) FTP
4 1 (0.16%) Internet
4 1 (0.16%) Skype
4 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 91 (14.75%) SQL Server
3 76 (12.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 70 (11.35%) BusinessObjects
5 25 (4.05%) Power BI
6 12 (1.94%) Relational Database
6 12 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.13%) SQL Server 2016
9 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (0.81%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.81%) MySQL
11 4 (0.65%) OLAP
11 4 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.65%) QlikView
12 3 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (4.21%) Visual Studio Team System
2 16 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (1.94%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.46%) JIRA
5 7 (1.13%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.32%) MorphX
7 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 224 (36.30%) Finance
2 78 (12.64%) Manufacturing
3 67 (10.86%) Retail
4 11 (1.78%) German Language
5 9 (1.46%) Marketing
6 6 (0.97%) Back Office
6 6 (0.97%) Spanish Language
7 5 (0.81%) Dutch Language
7 5 (0.81%) Front Office
8 2 (0.32%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.16%) Advertising
9 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.16%) Banking
9 1 (0.16%) French Language
9 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 144 (23.34%) Consultant
2 134 (21.72%) Developer
3 119 (19.29%) Analyst
4 89 (14.42%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 62 (10.05%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 54 (8.75%) Support Analyst
7 53 (8.59%) Applications Support
8 49 (7.94%) Project Manager
9 42 (6.81%) Architect
10 39 (6.32%) Applications Support Analyst
11 33 (5.35%) Functional Consultant
12 28 (4.54%) Solutions Architect
13 26 (4.21%) ERP Manager
14 25 (4.05%) ERP Consultant
14 25 (4.05%) Microsoft Developer
14 25 (4.05%) Senior Manager
15 24 (3.89%) Senior Project Manager
16 22 (3.57%) Business Analyst
17 20 (3.24%) CRM Consultant
17 20 (3.24%) ERP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (23.18%) .NET
2 70 (11.35%) J2EE
3 58 (9.40%) Web Services
4 44 (7.13%) HTML
5 43 (6.97%) SOAP
6 42 (6.81%) CSS
7 28 (4.54%) JSON
8 18 (2.92%) ASP.NET
9 17 (2.76%) XML
10 11 (1.78%) Oracle Fusion
11 9 (1.46%) Middleware
12 8 (1.30%) Ajax
12 8 (1.30%) XSD
12 8 (1.30%) XSLT
13 5 (0.81%) EDI
13 5 (0.81%) JDBC
13 5 (0.81%) WCF
13 5 (0.81%) WSDL
14 4 (0.65%) RESTful
14 4 (0.65%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 104 (16.86%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (1.62%) iSeries
4 9 (1.46%) Client/Server
5 8 (1.30%) Driving Licence
5 8 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (0.97%) Management Information System
7 5 (0.81%) FMCG
7 5 (0.81%) iPad
7 5 (0.81%) iPhone
7 5 (0.81%) LIMS
7 5 (0.81%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.81%) PMI
7 5 (0.81%) Smartphone
8 4 (0.65%) AS400
9 2 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.32%) User Experience
9 2 (0.32%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.16%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (3.40%) Windows
2 18 (2.92%) Windows Server
3 8 (1.30%) Windows 10
4 6 (0.97%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.81%) Android
5 5 (0.81%) Linux
5 5 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (56.40%) ERP
2 193 (31.28%) CRM
3 125 (20.26%) Business Intelligence
4 86 (13.94%) Problem-Solving
5 75 (12.16%) Project Management
6 71 (11.51%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (7.94%) PRINCE2
8 45 (7.29%) ITIL
9 43 (6.97%) Performance Tuning
10 42 (6.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 40 (6.48%) SDLC
12 32 (5.19%) Business Analysis
12 32 (5.19%) Release Management
12 32 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
13 31 (5.02%) OO
14 29 (4.70%) Data Migration
14 29 (4.70%) Migration
15 28 (4.54%) OOD
15 28 (4.54%) Performance Optimisation
16 27 (4.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 189 (30.63%) SQL
2 91 (14.75%) Java
3 74 (11.99%) X++
4 72 (11.67%) C#
5 66 (10.70%) JavaScript
6 51 (8.27%) T-SQL
7 11 (1.78%) C++
8 8 (1.30%) XPath
9 6 (0.97%) VB.NET
10 4 (0.65%) PHP
10 4 (0.65%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.49%) C
11 3 (0.49%) RPG
12 2 (0.32%) RPG IV
12 2 (0.32%) VBA
13 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.16%) R
13 1 (0.16%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 50 (8.10%) Degree
2 27 (4.38%) PMI Certification
2 27 (4.38%) PMP
3 21 (3.40%) ACCA
3 21 (3.40%) CIMA
4 14 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.13%) AAT
6 6 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.81%) HNC
8 3 (0.49%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.32%) HND
10 1 (0.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.43%) PMO
2 13 (2.11%) SLA
3 8 (1.30%) QA
4 7 (1.13%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.81%) GDPR
6 3 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (2.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (0.81%) BitLocker
5 3 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.16%) Docker
6 1 (0.16%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (1.46%) SCCM
2 8 (1.30%) WSUS
3 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.16%) WMI
Vendors
1 357 (57.86%) Microsoft
2 163 (26.42%) Oracle
3 157 (25.45%) JD Edwards
4 117 (18.96%) SAP
5 30 (4.86%) Infor
6 28 (4.54%) Sage
7 19 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (2.92%) Epicor
9 15 (2.43%) IBM
10 14 (2.27%) IFS
11 9 (1.46%) BT
11 9 (1.46%) Dell
11 9 (1.46%) Demandware
12 8 (1.30%) MuleSoft
13 7 (1.13%) Cognos
14 6 (0.97%) Avaya
14 6 (0.97%) CheckPoint
15 5 (0.81%) Autodesk
15 5 (0.81%) Microgen
15 5 (0.81%) ReadSoft