Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 521 446 388
Rank change year-on-year -75 -58 +177
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 654 1,080 1,441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.68% 0.80%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.60% 11.17% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 577 778 1,119
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +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 7,603 9,665 14,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.71% 6.06% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5,376 6,889 10,195
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 12 December 2019.

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 12 December 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 -120 504 £55,000 -4.35% 260
UK excluding London -157 278 £52,500 - 230
London +5 231 £60,000 -4.00% 51
South East +68 120 £55,000 -8.33% 27
North of England -80 60 £50,000 +11.11% 88
Midlands -33 49 £50,000 +11.11% 55
North West -46 40 £55,000 +22.22% 43
West Midlands +16 36 £50,000 -2.44% 37
Yorkshire -22 20 £42,500 -22.73% 42
South West -2 19 £44,500 -22.61% 13
East of England -29 19 £50,000 -16.67% 25
East Midlands -44 12 £52,500 +23.53% 18
Scotland -16 9 £55,000 +10.00% 19
Wales -12 2 £44,000 -12.00% 3

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 451 (68.96%) Dynamics 365
2 432 (66.06%) Microsoft
3 288 (44.04%) ERP
4 236 (36.09%) Finance
5 224 (34.25%) Azure
6 223 (34.10%) .NET
7 204 (31.19%) Business Intelligence
8 192 (29.36%) Oracle
9 186 (28.44%) CRM
10 185 (28.29%) Dynamics CRM
11 173 (26.45%) SharePoint
12 164 (25.08%) BizTalk Server
13 160 (24.46%) SAP
14 147 (22.48%) Java
15 126 (19.27%) BusinessObjects
15 126 (19.27%) J2EE
16 117 (17.89%) X++
17 113 (17.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 110 (16.82%) SQL Server
19 105 (16.06%) Retail
20 103 (15.75%) SQL
21 96 (14.68%) Power Platform
22 90 (13.76%) Power BI
23 88 (13.46%) NetSuite
24 87 (13.30%) JD Edwards
25 84 (12.84%) Logistics
26 73 (11.16%) C#
27 72 (11.01%) Manufacturing
28 71 (10.86%) Project Management
29 68 (10.40%) Degree

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
1 173 (26.45%) SharePoint
2 164 (25.08%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (2.75%) Tomcat
4 15 (2.29%) IIS
5 10 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (0.61%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.31%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.31%) JBoss
7 2 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (4.28%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (2.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.38%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 185 (28.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 88 (13.46%) NetSuite
3 32 (4.89%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (1.07%) Dynamics SL
5 6 (0.92%) Infor M3
5 6 (0.92%) Lawson
6 4 (0.61%) Infor SunSystems
6 4 (0.61%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 4 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.46%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.46%) JDE OneWorld
7 3 (0.46%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.31%) BPCS
8 2 (0.31%) Maximo
8 2 (0.31%) MFGPRO
8 2 (0.31%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.15%) Cognos Controller
9 1 (0.15%) Elite 3E
9 1 (0.15%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 451 (68.96%) Dynamics 365
2 224 (34.25%) Azure
3 96 (14.68%) Power Platform
4 29 (4.43%) AWS
5 17 (2.60%) Office 365
6 16 (2.45%) SaaS
7 15 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (1.53%) PowerApps
9 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Flow
10 1 (0.15%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.15%) Boomi
10 1 (0.15%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.15%) FinancialForce
10 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.76%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.46%) Firewall
2 3 (0.46%) Wireless
3 2 (0.31%) iSCSI
3 2 (0.31%) LAN
3 2 (0.31%) MPLS
3 2 (0.31%) SAN
3 2 (0.31%) VoIP
3 2 (0.31%) WAN
3 2 (0.31%) WebEx
4 1 (0.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (19.27%) BusinessObjects
2 113 (17.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 110 (16.82%) SQL Server
4 90 (13.76%) Power BI
5 61 (9.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (4.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 31 (4.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 28 (4.28%) SQL Server 2016
10 12 (1.83%) Relational Database
11 9 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.31%) OLAP
13 2 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Power View
14 1 (0.15%) OLAP Cube
14 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
14 1 (0.15%) QlikView
14 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 52 (7.95%) Visual Studio Team System
2 45 (6.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (4.13%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.92%) MorphX
5 1 (0.15%) JIRA
5 1 (0.15%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
General
1 236 (36.09%) Finance
2 105 (16.06%) Retail
3 72 (11.01%) Manufacturing
4 20 (3.06%) General Ledger
5 8 (1.22%) Marketing
6 6 (0.92%) Advertising
7 4 (0.61%) Banking
8 3 (0.46%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.31%) Automotive
9 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.15%) Billing
10 1 (0.15%) Legal
10 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 143 (21.87%) Consultant
2 117 (17.89%) Analyst
3 114 (17.43%) Developer
4 85 (13.00%) Architect
5 79 (12.08%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 74 (11.31%) Solutions Architect
7 56 (8.56%) Dynamics AX Developer
8 54 (8.26%) Project Manager
9 50 (7.65%) Support Analyst
10 47 (7.19%) Dynamics AX Architect
11 41 (6.27%) Functional Consultant
12 36 (5.50%) Applications Support
13 33 (5.05%) Lead Developer
14 29 (4.43%) ERP Manager
15 26 (3.98%) Applications Support Analyst
16 22 (3.36%) Business Analyst
16 22 (3.36%) Senior Manager
17 19 (2.91%) Senior Project Manager
18 18 (2.75%) Support Consultant
19 17 (2.60%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (34.10%) .NET
2 126 (19.27%) J2EE
3 52 (7.95%) Web Services
4 23 (3.52%) ASP.NET
5 20 (3.06%) XML
6 18 (2.75%) HTML
7 16 (2.45%) CSS
8 14 (2.14%) Middleware
9 13 (1.99%) EDI
10 12 (1.83%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 11 (1.68%) Ajax
11 11 (1.68%) XSD
11 11 (1.68%) XSLT
12 9 (1.38%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.61%) SOAP
14 3 (0.46%) COM
15 2 (0.31%) JDBC
15 2 (0.31%) REST
15 2 (0.31%) Restlet
15 2 (0.31%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 51 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (3.98%) Self-Motivation
2 26 (3.98%) User Experience
3 12 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (1.68%) Data Structures
5 10 (1.53%) Driving Licence
6 7 (1.07%) FMCG
7 6 (0.92%) Management Information System
7 6 (0.92%) Virtual Team
8 5 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (0.76%) iSeries
8 5 (0.76%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.61%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.61%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.46%) EPoS
11 2 (0.31%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.31%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.31%) PMI
11 2 (0.31%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.15%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 30 (4.59%) Windows
2 10 (1.53%) Windows Server
3 9 (1.38%) Windows 7
4 6 (0.92%) Windows 10
5 5 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.46%) Linux
7 2 (0.31%) Unix
8 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (44.04%) ERP
2 204 (31.19%) Business Intelligence
3 186 (28.44%) CRM
4 84 (12.84%) Logistics
5 71 (10.86%) Project Management
6 56 (8.56%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (7.95%) DevOps
7 52 (7.95%) Problem-Solving
8 50 (7.65%) Computer Science
9 44 (6.73%) ITIL
10 37 (5.66%) GAP Analysis
10 37 (5.66%) SDLC
11 36 (5.50%) Mentoring
12 33 (5.05%) Business Analysis
13 31 (4.74%) Prototyping
13 31 (4.74%) Scrum
14 30 (4.59%) Time Management
15 29 (4.43%) Performance Tuning
16 28 (4.28%) Customer Requirements
16 28 (4.28%) OO
Programming Languages
1 147 (22.48%) Java
2 117 (17.89%) X++
3 103 (15.75%) SQL
4 73 (11.16%) C#
5 43 (6.57%) T-SQL
6 18 (2.75%) JavaScript
7 17 (2.60%) C
8 11 (1.68%) XPath
9 4 (0.61%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.61%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.31%) PHP
10 2 (0.31%) VB
10 2 (0.31%) VBA
10 2 (0.31%) VBScript
11 1 (0.15%) Python
11 1 (0.15%) R
Qualifications
1 68 (10.40%) Degree
2 47 (7.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.68%) PMP
4 10 (1.53%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (1.22%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.22%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.07%) ACCA
7 6 (0.92%) CIMA
7 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.76%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.46%) AAT
9 3 (0.46%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.31%) ISEB
10 2 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.67%) SLA
2 15 (2.29%) QA
3 8 (1.22%) PMO
4 4 (0.61%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.31%) MiFID
5 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.15%) GAAP
System Software
1 16 (2.45%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.53%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (0.31%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.61%) SCCM
2 2 (0.31%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 432 (66.06%) Microsoft
2 192 (29.36%) Oracle
3 160 (24.46%) SAP
4 87 (13.30%) JD Edwards
5 22 (3.36%) Sage
6 19 (2.91%) Epicor
7 18 (2.75%) IFS
8 15 (2.29%) ServiceNow
9 12 (1.83%) Infor
10 7 (1.07%) Cognos
10 7 (1.07%) IBM
11 5 (0.76%) Apple
11 5 (0.76%) Workday
12 4 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.46%) Citrix
13 3 (0.46%) PeopleSoft
13 3 (0.46%) RedPrairie
13 3 (0.46%) Sophos
13 3 (0.46%) VMware
14 2 (0.31%) Cisco