Period
to 11 April 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 11 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
UK
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 605 485 568
Rank change year-on-year -120 +83 -219
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 252 608 675
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.54% 0.45%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.57% 9.13% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 239 526 479
10th Percentile £33,500 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £42,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +13.64% -4.35%
75th Percentile £67,500 £85,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £87,750 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% +16.67% -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 3,837 6,659 8,834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.63% 5.86% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2,880 4,885 6,175
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +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 11 April 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 11 April 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 -44 217 £55,000 -4.35% 80
UK excluding London +9 129 £49,500 -5.71% 58
London +25 94 £60,000 - 26
Work from Home -147 42 £50,500 -15.83% 47
Midlands +31 39 £50,000 -9.09% 22
South East +54 30 £45,000 -30.77% 9
North of England -1 22 £47,500 -5.00% 7
East Midlands +26 21 £55,000 +10.00% 3
South West -23 21 £50,000 - 9
West Midlands +24 18 £38,750 -29.55% 19
North West +23 15 £50,000 - 7
East of England +50 9 £55,000 +25.00% 7
Yorkshire -5 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Scotland +6 4 £43,750 -7.89% 3
Northern Ireland - 3 £44,500 - 1
Wales - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 11 April 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.

1 182 (72.22%) Dynamics 365
2 171 (67.86%) Microsoft
3 164 (65.08%) ERP
4 102 (40.48%) Finance
5 88 (34.92%) SQL
6 79 (31.35%) JD Edwards
6 79 (31.35%) NetSuite
7 76 (30.16%) Power Platform
8 72 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
9 71 (28.17%) CRM
10 67 (26.59%) Agile Software Development
11 57 (22.62%) Azure
12 56 (22.22%) SQL Server
13 55 (21.83%) Manufacturing
14 54 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
15 51 (20.24%) Power BI
16 46 (18.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 36 (14.29%) Project Management
17 36 (14.29%) .NET
18 35 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
19 33 (13.10%) Migration
19 33 (13.10%) Waterfall
20 31 (12.30%) PowerApps
20 31 (12.30%) C#
21 29 (11.51%) Self-Motivation
22 27 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
22 27 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
22 27 (10.71%) Law
23 26 (10.32%) SharePoint
23 26 (10.32%) Software Engineering

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 26 (10.32%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.17%) SAS
3 4 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.40%) Confluence
4 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (5.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 79 (31.35%) NetSuite
2 54 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 25 (9.92%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (3.57%) Infor M3
4 9 (3.57%) SAP Business One
5 3 (1.19%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.79%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.40%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.40%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 182 (72.22%) Dynamics 365
2 76 (30.16%) Power Platform
3 57 (22.62%) Azure
4 31 (12.30%) PowerApps
5 13 (5.16%) Microsoft 365
6 11 (4.37%) AWS
6 11 (4.37%) SaaS
7 9 (3.57%) Boomi
8 8 (3.17%) Power Automate
9 7 (2.78%) ServiceMax
10 3 (1.19%) Azure Data Factory
10 3 (1.19%) Logic Apps
10 3 (1.19%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.40%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 51 (20.24%) Power BI
3 46 (18.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (9.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (9.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (7.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 20 (7.94%) SQL Server 2014
8 19 (7.54%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 12 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (2.78%) QlikView
11 6 (2.38%) Relational Database
12 5 (1.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (1.59%) Data Lake
13 4 (1.59%) OLAP
14 3 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (1.19%) Data Mining
14 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (5.95%) JIRA
2 9 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.17%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.38%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.40%) Postman
6 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.40%) Zephyr
General
1 102 (40.48%) Finance
2 55 (21.83%) Manufacturing
3 27 (10.71%) Law
4 21 (8.33%) Retail
5 11 (4.37%) General Ledger
6 4 (1.59%) Banking
7 3 (1.19%) Back Office
7 3 (1.19%) Marketing
8 2 (0.79%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.79%) Social Housing
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (23.02%) Analyst
2 56 (22.22%) Developer
3 30 (11.90%) Consultant
4 22 (8.73%) Architect
5 20 (7.94%) Business Analyst
5 20 (7.94%) CRM Developer
5 20 (7.94%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 20 (7.94%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
7 13 (5.16%) Project Manager
8 12 (4.76%) Software Developer
9 11 (4.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 11 (4.37%) Functional Consultant
10 10 (3.97%) Applications Manager
10 10 (3.97%) Systems Analyst
11 9 (3.57%) Data Analyst
11 9 (3.57%) Head of Applications
12 8 (3.17%) Dynamics AX Developer
13 7 (2.78%) C# Developer
13 7 (2.78%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (14.29%) .NET
2 20 (7.94%) WinForms
3 8 (3.17%) Middleware
3 8 (3.17%) RESTful
4 7 (2.78%) COM
5 6 (2.38%) Node.js
6 5 (1.98%) EDI
7 3 (1.19%) J2EE
8 2 (0.79%) Restlet
8 2 (0.79%) XML
9 1 (0.40%) HTML
9 1 (0.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.51%) Self-Motivation
2 27 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.37%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.17%) User Experience
6 6 (2.38%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.59%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.59%) FMCG
8 3 (1.19%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (1.19%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.79%) PMI
10 1 (0.40%) Clustering
10 1 (0.40%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.56%) Windows
2 10 (3.97%) Unix
3 5 (1.98%) Windows 10
3 5 (1.98%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.79%) AIX
4 2 (0.79%) Linux
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (65.08%) ERP
2 72 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 71 (28.17%) CRM
4 67 (26.59%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (14.29%) Project Management
6 33 (13.10%) Migration
6 33 (13.10%) Waterfall
7 27 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 26 (10.32%) Software Engineering
9 22 (8.73%) Change Control
10 21 (8.33%) DevOps
11 20 (7.94%) Logistics
11 20 (7.94%) OO
11 20 (7.94%) OOD
12 19 (7.54%) Business Analysis
12 19 (7.54%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (6.75%) Technical Leadership
15 16 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (6.35%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 88 (34.92%) SQL
2 31 (12.30%) C#
3 20 (7.94%) VB
4 12 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 10 (3.97%) X++
6 9 (3.57%) T-SQL
7 8 (3.17%) Python
8 7 (2.78%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.98%) C
9 5 (1.98%) PHP
10 3 (1.19%) Java
11 2 (0.79%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (9.92%) Degree
2 23 (9.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (4.37%) ACCA
3 11 (4.37%) CIMA
4 9 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (3.57%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.19%) HNC
6 2 (0.79%) ISEB
6 2 (0.79%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.79%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.40%) MCSE
7 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.75%) QA
2 3 (1.19%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.40%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.79%) WMI
Vendors
1 171 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 79 (31.35%) JD Edwards
3 24 (9.52%) SAP
4 13 (5.16%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (3.57%) Dell
5 9 (3.57%) Epicor
5 9 (3.57%) IFS
5 9 (3.57%) Infor
6 7 (2.78%) Cognos
6 7 (2.78%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.38%) Oracle
8 4 (1.59%) HP
8 4 (1.59%) Workday
9 3 (1.19%) Sage
9 3 (1.19%) VMware
10 2 (0.79%) Cadence
10 2 (0.79%) hybris
10 2 (0.79%) IBM
10 2 (0.79%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.40%) SnapLogic