Period
to 23 June 2018

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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
UK
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 380 510 594
Rank change year-on-year +130 +84 +69
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 1,435 930 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.83% 0.54% 0.44%
As % of the Business Applications category 11.82% 7.41% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,071 807 753
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - +5.56%

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 12,145 12,548 14,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.99% 7.25% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9,019 9,417 10,947
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,221
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 23 June 2018.

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 23 June 2018. 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 +122 1,283 £57,500 +4.55% 149
UK excluding London +175 936 £55,000 +15.79% 86
London +10 395 £60,000 - 68
Midlands +111 274 £47,500 +5.56% 12
North of England +128 251 £57,500 +15.00% 20
South East +84 188 £62,500 +25.00% 18
West Midlands +97 150 £48,750 -6.25% 10
North West +92 149 £57,500 +6.98% 9
East Midlands +53 122 £47,500 +5.56% 2
East of England +41 99 £55,000 +46.67% 17
Yorkshire +60 90 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Scotland +29 73 £50,000 +25.00% 8
South West +2 48 £55,000 +15.79% 11
North East -5 16 £60,000 +41.18%
Wales 0 5 £42,500 +30.77%

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, 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 1,133 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 958 (66.76%) ERP
3 738 (51.43%) Dynamics 365
4 713 (49.69%) Finance
5 352 (24.53%) SQL
6 327 (22.79%) JD Edwards
7 296 (20.63%) Oracle
8 278 (19.37%) Manufacturing
9 276 (19.23%) CRM
10 272 (18.95%) Dynamics CRM
11 268 (18.68%) Logistics
12 264 (18.40%) Advertising
13 261 (18.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 256 (17.84%) SAP
15 251 (17.49%) X++
16 241 (16.79%) NetSuite
17 211 (14.70%) SQL Server
18 209 (14.56%) Retail
19 184 (12.82%) Dynamics NAV
20 174 (12.13%) Business Intelligence
21 171 (11.92%) Sage
22 165 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
23 153 (10.66%) Epicor
24 142 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
25 140 (9.76%) Infor
26 138 (9.62%) Project Management
27 128 (8.92%) Presales
28 125 (8.71%) .NET
29 114 (7.94%) Greenfield Project
30 113 (7.87%) Problem-Solving

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 76 (5.30%) SharePoint
2 36 (2.51%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (0.42%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.28%) MTS
4 4 (0.28%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.21%) Confluence
5 3 (0.21%) IIS
5 3 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.14%) WordPress
7 1 (0.070%) CMS
7 1 (0.070%) Magnolia
Applications
1 51 (3.55%) Microsoft Office
2 47 (3.28%) Microsoft Project
3 35 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 17 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.14%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 272 (18.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 241 (16.79%) NetSuite
3 184 (12.82%) Dynamics NAV
4 53 (3.69%) Dynamics GP
5 38 (2.65%) BPCS
6 26 (1.81%) Dynamics SL
7 22 (1.53%) Unit4 Business World
8 20 (1.39%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 14 (0.98%) JDE OneWorld
10 10 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
10 10 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
11 8 (0.56%) Sage X3
12 7 (0.49%) SAP Business One
13 6 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
13 6 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
14 5 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 4 (0.28%) Infor SunSystems
15 4 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
15 4 (0.28%) Sage 200
15 4 (0.28%) Sage 500
Cloud Services
1 738 (51.43%) Dynamics 365
2 111 (7.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 65 (4.53%) SaaS
4 50 (3.48%) Cloud Computing
5 49 (3.41%) Office 365
6 23 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (0.70%) IaaS
8 9 (0.63%) GitHub
9 8 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (0.56%) PaaS
9 8 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
10 4 (0.28%) FinancialForce
11 3 (0.21%) Yammer
12 2 (0.14%) Oracle CX
13 1 (0.070%) Boomi
13 1 (0.070%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.070%) iPaaS
13 1 (0.070%) Lucidchart
13 1 (0.070%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.98%) Internet
2 13 (0.91%) Intranet
3 12 (0.84%) Extranet
4 11 (0.77%) DNS
5 10 (0.70%) DHCP
5 10 (0.70%) Firewall
6 6 (0.42%) Skype
7 5 (0.35%) LAN
8 4 (0.28%) SAN
8 4 (0.28%) VPN
8 4 (0.28%) WAN
9 3 (0.21%) Network Security
9 3 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.21%) Wireless
10 2 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.14%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.070%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (18.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 211 (14.70%) SQL Server
3 82 (5.71%) Power BI
4 77 (5.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 63 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (1.46%) Azure SQL Database
8 17 (1.18%) Big Data
9 15 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
9 15 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (0.56%) OLAP
10 8 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
11 7 (0.49%) MySQL
11 7 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (0.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (0.42%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.42%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 50 (3.48%) Visual Studio
2 33 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (1.81%) MorphX
4 7 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (0.42%) JIRA
6 4 (0.28%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.14%) NUnit
8 1 (0.070%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.070%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.070%) MSTest
General
1 713 (49.69%) Finance
2 278 (19.37%) Manufacturing
3 264 (18.40%) Advertising
4 209 (14.56%) Retail
5 84 (5.85%) Marketing
6 14 (0.98%) Legal
7 13 (0.91%) General Ledger
8 12 (0.84%) Banking
9 9 (0.63%) Billing
10 8 (0.56%) Games
11 7 (0.49%) French Language
12 6 (0.42%) Back Office
12 6 (0.42%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.28%) Law
14 3 (0.21%) German Language
14 3 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.14%) Automotive
15 2 (0.14%) Publishing
16 1 (0.070%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 429 (29.90%) Consultant
2 283 (19.72%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 258 (17.98%) Analyst
4 190 (13.24%) Developer
5 163 (11.36%) Functional Consultant
6 153 (10.66%) Architect
7 150 (10.45%) Project Manager
8 124 (8.64%) Dynamics AX Developer
9 96 (6.69%) Support Analyst
10 87 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
11 85 (5.92%) Dynamics AX Architect
12 77 (5.37%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
12 77 (5.37%) ERP Consultant
13 59 (4.11%) ERP Manager
14 58 (4.04%) Business Analyst
15 54 (3.76%) Technical Architect
16 52 (3.62%) Microsoft Consultant
17 48 (3.34%) Administrator
18 43 (3.00%) Microsoft Developer
19 40 (2.79%) ERP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (8.71%) .NET
2 42 (2.93%) Web Services
3 18 (1.25%) ASP.NET
4 17 (1.18%) EDI
4 17 (1.18%) Oracle Fusion
5 16 (1.11%) SOAP
5 16 (1.11%) XML
6 15 (1.05%) REST
7 13 (0.91%) JSON
8 10 (0.70%) HTML
9 9 (0.63%) J2EE
9 9 (0.63%) RESTful
10 8 (0.56%) AngularJS
11 7 (0.49%) MDX
12 6 (0.42%) ASP.NET Core
12 6 (0.42%) CSS
13 5 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (0.35%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (0.35%) jQuery
14 4 (0.28%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 142 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (7.94%) Greenfield Project
3 65 (4.53%) Self-Motivation
4 24 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (1.60%) Computer Science
6 13 (0.91%) Analytical Mindset
6 13 (0.91%) Data Structures
7 11 (0.77%) User Experience
8 9 (0.63%) Management Information System
8 9 (0.63%) mPOS
9 8 (0.56%) Data Centre
10 7 (0.49%) FMCG
11 6 (0.42%) Driving Licence
11 6 (0.42%) EPoS
11 6 (0.42%) Virtual Team
12 5 (0.35%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.28%) AS400
13 4 (0.28%) Marketing Technology
14 3 (0.21%) PMI
15 2 (0.14%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 74 (5.16%) Windows
2 45 (3.14%) Windows Server
3 12 (0.84%) Windows 7
4 7 (0.49%) Windows 10
5 6 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.21%) Linux
7 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 958 (66.76%) ERP
2 276 (19.23%) CRM
3 268 (18.68%) Logistics
4 174 (12.13%) Business Intelligence
5 165 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
6 138 (9.62%) Project Management
7 128 (8.92%) Presales
8 113 (7.87%) Problem-Solving
9 103 (7.18%) Business Analysis
10 77 (5.37%) Stakeholder Management
11 61 (4.25%) Migration
12 60 (4.18%) PRINCE2
13 57 (3.97%) E-Commerce
14 55 (3.83%) Data Migration
14 55 (3.83%) Scrum
15 52 (3.62%) Continuous Improvement
16 48 (3.34%) Change Management
17 47 (3.28%) Coaching
18 44 (3.07%) Service Delivery
19 41 (2.86%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 352 (24.53%) SQL
2 251 (17.49%) X++
3 71 (4.95%) C#
4 44 (3.07%) T-SQL
5 24 (1.67%) JavaScript
6 21 (1.46%) Java
7 19 (1.32%) C++
8 14 (0.98%) PowerShell
9 6 (0.42%) C
9 6 (0.42%) VB
10 5 (0.35%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.21%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.14%) PHP
12 2 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 104 (7.25%) ACCA
2 103 (7.18%) CIMA
3 73 (5.09%) Degree
4 71 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (1.46%) PMI Certification
5 21 (1.46%) TOGAF Certification
6 18 (1.25%) PMP
7 13 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.42%) AAT
8 6 (0.42%) MAPM
8 6 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.28%) MCSE
10 3 (0.21%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (0.21%) MCITP
11 2 (0.14%) CCNA
11 2 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.14%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.14%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.14%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.070%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (7.11%) PMO
2 16 (1.11%) SLA
3 6 (0.42%) QA
4 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.14%) GAAP
4 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.070%) COBIT
5 1 (0.070%) GCP
System Software
1 36 (2.51%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.70%) Docker
4 6 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.35%) Backup Exec
2 4 (0.28%) SCCM
2 4 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.070%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.070%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1,133 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 327 (22.79%) JD Edwards
3 296 (20.63%) Oracle
4 256 (17.84%) SAP
5 171 (11.92%) Sage
6 153 (10.66%) Epicor
7 140 (9.76%) Infor
8 62 (4.32%) IFS
9 39 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
10 37 (2.58%) Workday
11 23 (1.60%) VMware
12 15 (1.05%) Citrix
13 12 (0.84%) Google
13 12 (0.84%) IBM
14 7 (0.49%) Cisco
14 7 (0.49%) ServiceNow
15 5 (0.35%) Baan
15 5 (0.35%) Cognos
15 5 (0.35%) Xero
16 4 (0.28%) CommVault