Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 663 477 607
Rank change year-on-year -186 +130 -216
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 303 416 626
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.52% 0.43%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.03% 8.53% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 287 371 495
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £41,375 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +13.64% -4.35%
75th Percentile £68,750 £85,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £91,000 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.00% +11.11% -18.18%

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 5,029 4,878 8,693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.76% 6.09% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3,575 3,611 6,093
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,500 £31,900
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £53,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +7.48% +1.90%
75th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 25 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Dynamics AX in the UK

Dynamics AX
Top 16 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 June 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 -126 258 £54,500 -0.91% 81
UK excluding London -74 168 £49,500 -1.00% 65
London -95 97 £60,000 - 20
Work from Home -196 59 £57,500 -11.54% 47
Midlands -19 46 £50,000 - 16
South East -11 42 £43,750 -23.91% 16
North of England -79 33 £54,500 +9.00% 24
East Midlands -7 26 £53,750 +26.47% 6
South West -74 26 £47,500 -5.00% 1
West Midlands -47 20 £49,000 -2.00% 10
Yorkshire -51 19 £47,500 +5.56% 15
North West -51 14 £56,250 +12.50% 7
East of England -30 10 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Scotland -49 7 £43,750 -27.08% 2
Northern Ireland - 3 £44,500 -
Wales -7 1 £55,000 +15.79% 2

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 229 (75.58%) Dynamics 365
2 213 (70.30%) ERP
3 206 (67.99%) Microsoft
4 151 (49.83%) Finance
5 99 (32.67%) JD Edwards
6 97 (32.01%) NetSuite
7 96 (31.68%) SQL
8 81 (26.73%) Business Intelligence
9 79 (26.07%) Power Platform
10 78 (25.74%) Social Skills
11 74 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
12 73 (24.09%) Manufacturing
13 66 (21.78%) Azure
14 64 (21.12%) CRM
15 60 (19.80%) SQL Server
16 56 (18.48%) Power BI
17 55 (18.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 53 (17.49%) Dynamics CRM
19 50 (16.50%) Law
20 47 (15.51%) .NET
21 45 (14.85%) Migration
22 39 (12.87%) Project Management
23 37 (12.21%) Degree
24 34 (11.22%) C#
25 32 (10.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 32 (10.56%) Stakeholder Management
25 32 (10.56%) PowerApps
25 32 (10.56%) DevOps
26 30 (9.90%) Dynamics NAV
26 30 (9.90%) SAP

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 23 (7.59%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.31%) SAS
3 5 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.33%) Confluence
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (5.28%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (4.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 97 (32.01%) NetSuite
2 53 (17.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 30 (9.90%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (2.64%) Infor M3
4 8 (2.64%) SAP Business One
5 4 (1.32%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.99%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.66%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.66%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.33%) Elite 3E
8 1 (0.33%) Infor SunSystems
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.33%) Shopify
8 1 (0.33%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 229 (75.58%) Dynamics 365
2 79 (26.07%) Power Platform
3 66 (21.78%) Azure
4 32 (10.56%) PowerApps
5 17 (5.61%) Microsoft 365
6 13 (4.29%) AWS
6 13 (4.29%) SaaS
7 11 (3.63%) Power Automate
8 8 (2.64%) Boomi
9 7 (2.31%) ServiceMax
10 6 (1.98%) Azure Logic Apps
11 5 (1.65%) Azure Data Factory
12 2 (0.66%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 1 (0.33%) Azure Service Bus
13 1 (0.33%) FinancialForce
13 1 (0.33%) Google Workspace
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (19.80%) SQL Server
2 56 (18.48%) Power BI
3 55 (18.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (10.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (9.24%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (7.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (6.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (4.29%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (3.96%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 11 (3.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (2.64%) FileMaker
11 8 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (2.64%) SQL Server 2016
12 7 (2.31%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (2.31%) QlikView
13 6 (1.98%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (1.98%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.98%) Relational Database
14 5 (1.65%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 19 (6.27%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.29%) JIRA
3 12 (3.96%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.98%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.65%) Visual Studio Code
6 3 (0.99%) MorphX
6 3 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 151 (49.83%) Finance
2 78 (25.74%) Social Skills
3 73 (24.09%) Manufacturing
4 50 (16.50%) Law
5 28 (9.24%) Retail
6 20 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (4.95%) Presentation Skills
8 13 (4.29%) General Ledger
9 11 (3.63%) Documentation Skills
10 7 (2.31%) Organisational Skills
11 6 (1.98%) Marketing
12 5 (1.65%) Banking
13 3 (0.99%) Back Office
13 3 (0.99%) Public Sector
14 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.66%) Social Housing
15 1 (0.33%) Automotive
15 1 (0.33%) Electronics
15 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (23.10%) Analyst
2 62 (20.46%) Developer
3 44 (14.52%) Consultant
4 26 (8.58%) Business Analyst
5 21 (6.93%) Architect
6 17 (5.61%) Functional Consultant
7 16 (5.28%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (4.95%) Project Manager
8 15 (4.95%) Systems Analyst
9 14 (4.62%) Microsoft Developer
10 13 (4.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 13 (4.29%) CRM Developer
10 13 (4.29%) Dynamics AX Developer
10 13 (4.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 11 (3.63%) Business Systems Analyst
12 10 (3.30%) Data Analyst
12 10 (3.30%) Junior
12 10 (3.30%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (3.30%) Senior Business Analyst
13 9 (2.97%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (15.51%) .NET
2 13 (4.29%) WinForms
3 10 (3.30%) COM
4 8 (2.64%) HTML
4 8 (2.64%) Middleware
4 8 (2.64%) RESTful
4 8 (2.64%) XML
5 7 (2.31%) JSON
5 7 (2.31%) REST
6 6 (1.98%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.98%) J2EE
6 6 (1.98%) Node.js
7 5 (1.65%) CSS
7 5 (1.65%) React Native
7 5 (1.65%) Web Services
8 4 (1.32%) EDI
9 2 (0.66%) ADO
9 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.66%) Restlet
10 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.58%) Self-Motivation
2 22 (7.26%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (4.29%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.97%) FMCG
4 9 (2.97%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.98%) User Experience
6 5 (1.65%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.65%) PMI
7 2 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.33%) BYOD
8 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.33%) Tandem
8 1 (0.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.29%) Windows
2 10 (3.30%) Unix
2 10 (3.30%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.66%) AIX
3 2 (0.66%) Linux
3 2 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (70.30%) ERP
2 81 (26.73%) Business Intelligence
3 74 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (21.12%) CRM
5 45 (14.85%) Migration
6 39 (12.87%) Project Management
7 32 (10.56%) DevOps
7 32 (10.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (9.24%) Requirements Gathering
9 26 (8.58%) Problem-Solving
10 24 (7.92%) Data Migration
11 22 (7.26%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (6.93%) Business Analysis
12 21 (6.93%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (6.93%) Logistics
12 21 (6.93%) PRINCE2
12 21 (6.93%) Software Engineering
13 19 (6.27%) Project Delivery
13 19 (6.27%) Waterfall
14 18 (5.94%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 96 (31.68%) SQL
2 34 (11.22%) C#
3 21 (6.93%) X++
4 19 (6.27%) JavaScript
5 17 (5.61%) T-SQL
5 17 (5.61%) VB
6 8 (2.64%) PowerShell
6 8 (2.64%) Python
7 6 (1.98%) C
7 6 (1.98%) Java
7 6 (1.98%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.65%) PHP
8 5 (1.65%) TypeScript
9 2 (0.66%) ActionScript
9 2 (0.66%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (12.21%) Degree
2 16 (5.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (3.96%) ACCA
3 12 (3.96%) CIMA
4 11 (3.63%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (2.31%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.98%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.32%) PMP
7 4 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.99%) HNC
8 3 (0.99%) ISEB
8 3 (0.99%) MBA
9 2 (0.66%) AAT
9 2 (0.66%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.33%) IIBA
10 1 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.28%) QA
2 9 (2.97%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.65%) SLA
4 3 (0.99%) GDPR
5 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.66%) WMI
Vendors
1 206 (67.99%) Microsoft
2 99 (32.67%) JD Edwards
3 30 (9.90%) SAP
4 15 (4.95%) Oracle
5 12 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (3.30%) Infor
7 9 (2.97%) Epicor
8 8 (2.64%) Cognos
8 8 (2.64%) Dell
8 8 (2.64%) IFS
9 4 (1.32%) HP
9 4 (1.32%) Sage
10 3 (0.99%) IBM
10 3 (0.99%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.66%) CA
11 2 (0.66%) Cadence
11 2 (0.66%) CODA
11 2 (0.66%) Workday
12 1 (0.33%) Google
12 1 (0.33%) VMware