Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 707 505 591
Rank change year-on-year -202 +86 -181
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 345 211 618
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.42% 0.44%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.54% 6.94% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 329 185 563
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,450 £35,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £43,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -4.35%
75th Percentile £68,750 £85,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -9.09%

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 6,230 3,042 8,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.15% 6.01% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4,114 2,235 5,879
10th Percentile £34,075 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,210 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.70% -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 18 September 2021.

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 18 September 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 -138 299 £55,000 -4.35% 72
UK excluding London -128 195 £52,500 +5.00% 52
Work from Home -161 128 £60,000 +9.09% 41
London -217 102 £60,000 - 22
North of England -93 53 £56,250 +12.50% 20
South East -111 48 £52,500 -6.67% 8
Midlands -89 43 £55,000 +15.79% 15
South West -86 35 £49,500 -7.91% 4
North West -63 31 £62,500 +25.00% 14
West Midlands -74 27 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Yorkshire -86 22 £47,500 -24.00% 6
East Midlands -50 16 £47,500 +25.00% 7
East of England -99 9 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Scotland -82 7 £40,000 -28.89% 1

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 261 (75.65%) Dynamics 365
2 247 (71.59%) Microsoft
3 240 (69.57%) ERP
4 192 (55.65%) Finance
5 111 (32.17%) Social Skills
6 104 (30.14%) Law
7 98 (28.41%) JD Edwards
8 96 (27.83%) NetSuite
9 82 (23.77%) Manufacturing
10 76 (22.03%) Business Intelligence
11 74 (21.45%) SQL
12 73 (21.16%) Power Platform
13 69 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 65 (18.84%) Azure
15 63 (18.26%) Migration
16 57 (16.52%) Project Management
16 57 (16.52%) Power BI
17 52 (15.07%) SQL Server
18 49 (14.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 47 (13.62%) SAP
20 45 (13.04%) CRM
20 45 (13.04%) DevOps
21 44 (12.75%) Data Migration
22 43 (12.46%) X++
22 43 (12.46%) Dynamics CRM
23 42 (12.17%) Requirements Gathering
24 39 (11.30%) .NET
25 38 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
26 36 (10.43%) Retail
27 33 (9.57%) Oracle

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 (7.54%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.29%) Confluence
4 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (7.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (5.51%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.03%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (1.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 96 (27.83%) NetSuite
2 43 (12.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 32 (9.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (2.03%) Unit4 Business World
5 5 (1.45%) MFGPRO
6 3 (0.87%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.87%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.58%) Elite 3E
7 2 (0.58%) Epicor iScala
7 2 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.58%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.29%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.29%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 261 (75.65%) Dynamics 365
2 73 (21.16%) Power Platform
3 65 (18.84%) Azure
4 19 (5.51%) SaaS
5 18 (5.22%) PowerApps
6 17 (4.93%) Microsoft 365
7 12 (3.48%) Azure Logic Apps
8 10 (2.90%) AWS
9 8 (2.32%) Power Automate
10 5 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (1.45%) IaaS
10 5 (1.45%) PaaS
11 4 (1.16%) Azure Data Factory
11 4 (1.16%) Boomi
11 4 (1.16%) ServiceMax
12 2 (0.58%) Azure Service Bus
13 1 (0.29%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (16.52%) Power BI
2 52 (15.07%) SQL Server
3 49 (14.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (3.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (2.61%) OLAP
8 9 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.32%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (2.03%) FileMaker
11 6 (1.74%) Data Lake
12 5 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.87%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.87%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.58%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (7.54%) Visual Studio
2 14 (4.06%) JIRA
3 12 (3.48%) MorphX
4 10 (2.90%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.45%) Visual Studio Code
5 5 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.87%) TeamCity
General
1 192 (55.65%) Finance
2 111 (32.17%) Social Skills
3 104 (30.14%) Law
4 82 (23.77%) Manufacturing
5 38 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (10.43%) Retail
7 27 (7.83%) General Ledger
8 26 (7.54%) Marketing
9 15 (4.35%) Presentation Skills
10 11 (3.19%) Documentation Skills
11 9 (2.61%) Back Office
12 6 (1.74%) Organisational Skills
13 4 (1.16%) Banking
13 4 (1.16%) Influencing Skills
14 3 (0.87%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.58%) French Language
15 2 (0.58%) German Language
16 1 (0.29%) Billing
16 1 (0.29%) Legal
16 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 93 (26.96%) Consultant
2 54 (15.65%) Analyst
3 48 (13.91%) Developer
4 25 (7.25%) Functional Consultant
5 22 (6.38%) Project Manager
6 19 (5.51%) Architect
6 19 (5.51%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 17 (4.93%) Business Analyst
8 16 (4.64%) Administrator
9 14 (4.06%) Support Consultant
10 13 (3.77%) Junior
10 13 (3.77%) Systems Manager
11 12 (3.48%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 12 (3.48%) ERP Manager
12 11 (3.19%) Systems Analyst
13 10 (2.90%) Data Analyst
13 10 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
14 9 (2.61%) Presales Consultant
14 9 (2.61%) Recruitment Consultant
14 9 (2.61%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (11.30%) .NET
2 20 (5.80%) Web Services
3 18 (5.22%) XML
4 11 (3.19%) REST
5 10 (2.90%) COM
6 8 (2.32%) ASP.NET
6 8 (2.32%) HTML
7 7 (2.03%) JSON
8 6 (1.74%) ADO
8 6 (1.74%) J2EE
9 5 (1.45%) CSS
9 5 (1.45%) Middleware
9 5 (1.45%) React
9 5 (1.45%) React Native
9 5 (1.45%) SOAP
10 4 (1.16%) EDI
10 4 (1.16%) RESTful
11 3 (0.87%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.87%) Node.js
12 2 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.96%) Legacy Systems
2 19 (5.51%) FMCG
3 11 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.74%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.45%) Marketing Technology
6 5 (1.45%) PMI
6 5 (1.45%) User Experience
7 4 (1.16%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.58%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.58%) Tandem
10 1 (0.29%) BYOD
10 1 (0.29%) Clustering
10 1 (0.29%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.29%) iPad
10 1 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.19%) Windows
2 8 (2.32%) Windows 10
3 4 (1.16%) Unix
4 1 (0.29%) Linux
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (69.57%) ERP
2 76 (22.03%) Business Intelligence
3 69 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (18.26%) Migration
5 57 (16.52%) Project Management
6 45 (13.04%) CRM
6 45 (13.04%) DevOps
7 44 (12.75%) Data Migration
8 42 (12.17%) Requirements Gathering
9 31 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
9 31 (8.99%) User Acceptance Testing
10 29 (8.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (8.12%) PRINCE2
12 27 (7.83%) Project Delivery
13 25 (7.25%) Presales
14 24 (6.96%) Change Management
14 24 (6.96%) Logistics
15 22 (6.38%) ITIL
16 21 (6.09%) ETL
17 20 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 74 (21.45%) SQL
2 43 (12.46%) X++
3 31 (8.99%) C#
4 18 (5.22%) T-SQL
5 14 (4.06%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.61%) ActionScript
6 9 (2.61%) ActionScript 2.0
7 8 (2.32%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.03%) Java
9 6 (1.74%) C
9 6 (1.74%) VB
10 5 (1.45%) TypeScript
10 5 (1.45%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.16%) Python
12 3 (0.87%) PHP
13 1 (0.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 33 (9.57%) Degree
2 13 (3.77%) ACCA
2 13 (3.77%) CIMA
3 8 (2.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.32%) PMI Certification
4 7 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.74%) PMP
6 5 (1.45%) AAT
6 5 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.87%) MBA
8 2 (0.58%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.29%) APMP
9 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.29%) ICAEW
9 1 (0.29%) IIBA
9 1 (0.29%) ISEB
9 1 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.77%) QA
1 13 (3.77%) SLA
2 11 (3.19%) Data Quality
3 8 (2.32%) GDPR
4 3 (0.87%) PMO
5 1 (0.29%) COBIT
5 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) WMI
Vendors
1 247 (71.59%) Microsoft
2 98 (28.41%) JD Edwards
3 47 (13.62%) SAP
4 33 (9.57%) Oracle
5 10 (2.90%) Sage
6 8 (2.32%) Concur
7 6 (1.74%) IFS
7 6 (1.74%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.16%) Dell
9 4 (1.16%) Infor
10 3 (0.87%) Cognos
10 3 (0.87%) IBM
11 2 (0.58%) Baan
11 2 (0.58%) Blue Prism
11 2 (0.58%) CA
11 2 (0.58%) CODA
11 2 (0.58%) Epicor
11 2 (0.58%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.58%) Workday