Period
to 15 August 2020

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 15 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
UK
6 months to
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 487 598 384
Rank change year-on-year +111 -214 +95
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 285 587 1,408
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.41% 0.83%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.72% 7.02% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 263 581 1,369
Median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £32,750 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -13.04% +21.05%

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 3,691 8,367 11,363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.94% 5.90% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,679 5,874 8,339
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,780 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 15 August 2020.

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 15 August 2020. 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 +96 211 £55,000 - 56
UK excluding London +142 110 £50,000 - 47
London +65 102 £57,500 -11.54% 16
North of England +164 35 £50,000 - 16
South West +142 33 £50,000 +14.94% 4
North West +118 20 £50,000 - 10
Yorkshire +136 14 £62,500 +104.92% 3
South East +113 14 £65,000 +30.00% 8
Midlands +63 14 £41,500 -7.78% 9
Work from Home -4 13 £70,000 +33.33% 28
East of England +104 12 £42,500 +6.25% 3
West Midlands +63 10 £50,000 +17.65% 7
East Midlands +55 4 £38,000 -30.91% 2
Scotland +81 1 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Wales +23 1 £47,500 +7.95% 1
North East +19 1 £55,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 15 August 2020, 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.

1 222 (77.89%) Dynamics 365
2 144 (50.53%) Microsoft
3 115 (40.35%) CRM
3 115 (40.35%) Finance
3 115 (40.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 111 (38.95%) Azure
5 105 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
6 102 (35.79%) .NET
7 90 (31.58%) SAP
7 90 (31.58%) SharePoint
8 87 (30.53%) ERP
8 87 (30.53%) Oracle
9 81 (28.42%) BusinessObjects
9 81 (28.42%) BizTalk Server
10 79 (27.72%) J2EE
10 79 (27.72%) Java
10 79 (27.72%) Law
11 40 (14.04%) SQL
11 40 (14.04%) X++
12 33 (11.58%) NetSuite
12 33 (11.58%) JD Edwards
13 32 (11.23%) SQL Server
14 30 (10.53%) Requirements Gathering
15 29 (10.18%) Problem-Solving
16 27 (9.47%) GAP Analysis
17 26 (9.12%) Process Improvement
17 26 (9.12%) Data Structures
18 25 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 25 (8.77%) Manufacturing
18 25 (8.77%) C#

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 90 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 81 (28.42%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (3.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 115 (40.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (11.58%) NetSuite
3 4 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.40%) SAP ERP
4 3 (1.05%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.70%) CODA-Financials
5 2 (0.70%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.70%) Infor SunSystems
5 2 (0.70%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.35%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.35%) Lawson
6 1 (0.35%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 222 (77.89%) Dynamics 365
2 111 (38.95%) Azure
3 23 (8.07%) Power Platform
4 14 (4.91%) Logic Apps
5 7 (2.46%) SaaS
6 4 (1.40%) AWS
6 4 (1.40%) Office 365
6 4 (1.40%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.70%) PowerApps
8 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.35%) Power Automate
8 1 (0.35%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.05%) Internet
2 1 (0.35%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (28.42%) BusinessObjects
2 32 (11.23%) SQL Server
3 25 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (7.72%) Power BI
5 7 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.35%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.35%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 13 (4.56%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.46%) JIRA
3 5 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.40%) Bugzilla
5 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.35%) LSMW
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 115 (40.35%) Finance
2 79 (27.72%) Law
3 25 (8.77%) Manufacturing
4 21 (7.37%) General Ledger
5 5 (1.75%) Retail
6 1 (0.35%) Banking
6 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 101 (35.44%) Consultant
2 58 (20.35%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 44 (15.44%) Developer
3 44 (15.44%) Functional Consultant
4 41 (14.39%) Architect
4 41 (14.39%) Solutions Architect
5 40 (14.04%) Analyst
6 31 (10.88%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 28 (9.82%) Project Manager
8 18 (6.32%) Technical Consultant
9 15 (5.26%) Dynamics AX Architect
9 15 (5.26%) Operations Consultant
10 14 (4.91%) CRM Architect
10 14 (4.91%) CRM Consultant
10 14 (4.91%) CRM Solutions Architect
10 14 (4.91%) Dynamics CRM Architect
10 14 (4.91%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
11 13 (4.56%) Administrator
11 13 (4.56%) Help Desk Analyst
12 12 (4.21%) CRM Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (35.79%) .NET
2 79 (27.72%) J2EE
3 17 (5.96%) Web Services
4 9 (3.16%) EDI
5 8 (2.81%) CSS
5 8 (2.81%) HTML
6 6 (2.11%) REST
7 5 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.35%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.35%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.35%) BAPI
8 1 (0.35%) CSS3
8 1 (0.35%) HTML5
8 1 (0.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.12%) Data Structures
2 19 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.46%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (1.75%) FMCG
5 3 (1.05%) PMI
6 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.70%) NHS
7 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.35%) EPoS
7 1 (0.35%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.11%) Windows
2 3 (1.05%) Windows Server
2 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (0.35%) VMS
3 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (40.35%) CRM
2 105 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
3 87 (30.53%) ERP
4 30 (10.53%) Requirements Gathering
5 29 (10.18%) Problem-Solving
6 27 (9.47%) GAP Analysis
7 26 (9.12%) Process Improvement
8 23 (8.07%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (6.32%) Project Management
10 17 (5.96%) Release Management
11 16 (5.61%) Accounts Payable
11 16 (5.61%) Accounts Receivable
11 16 (5.61%) PRINCE2
12 13 (4.56%) Integration Acceptance Testing
12 13 (4.56%) ITIL
13 11 (3.86%) Business Process Modelling
13 11 (3.86%) Change Management
13 11 (3.86%) Migration
14 9 (3.16%) Business Analysis
14 9 (3.16%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (27.72%) Java
2 40 (14.04%) SQL
2 40 (14.04%) X++
3 25 (8.77%) C#
4 6 (2.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.05%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.70%) PHP
6 2 (0.70%) VBA
7 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (3.86%) Degree
2 5 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.40%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.05%) AAT
4 3 (1.05%) ACCA
4 3 (1.05%) CIMA
4 3 (1.05%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) IIBA
5 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.35%) PMP
5 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.11%) SLA
2 3 (1.05%) QA
3 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (1.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 144 (50.53%) Microsoft
2 90 (31.58%) SAP
3 87 (30.53%) Oracle
4 33 (11.58%) JD Edwards
5 6 (2.11%) Workday
6 5 (1.75%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (1.75%) Sage
7 3 (1.05%) Northgate
7 3 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.05%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.05%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.05%) Xero
8 2 (0.70%) CODA
8 2 (0.70%) Maconomy
9 1 (0.35%) Avaya
9 1 (0.35%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.35%) Citrix
9 1 (0.35%) Epicor
9 1 (0.35%) Genesys
9 1 (0.35%) Hyperion