Period
to 31 October 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 31 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
UK
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 527 533 422
Rank change year-on-year +6 -111 +43
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 162 648 1,228
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.47% 0.75%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.74% 8.17% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 150 669 1,143
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £30,000 £37,500 £37,300
90th Percentile £90,375 £90,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -13.04% +19.79%

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 2,823 7,935 10,256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.68% 5.80% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2,067 5,599 7,431
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,400 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.00% +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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +38 121 £55,000 - 67
UK excluding London +103 63 £47,500 -5.00% 51
London +83 61 £60,000 -4.00% 17
Work from Home -61 19 £38,000 -29.30% 32
South East +112 14 £56,250 +7.14% 14
North of England +130 13 £50,000 - 11
Midlands +84 13 £37,500 -25.00% 9
South West +135 12 £53,750 +26.47% 7
North West +98 8 £47,500 -5.00% 9
East of England +129 7 £45,100 -9.80% 9
West Midlands +74 7 £30,000 -33.33% 8
East Midlands +70 6 £37,500 -31.82% 1
Yorkshire +108 3 £62,500 +47.06% 2
Scotland +89 3 £57,500 +4.55% 1
North East +21 2 £56,250 -
Wales +50 1 £47,500 +7.95%

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 131 (80.86%) Dynamics 365
2 81 (50.00%) ERP
3 69 (42.59%) Microsoft
4 63 (38.89%) Finance
5 60 (37.04%) CRM
6 59 (36.42%) Dynamics CRM
7 56 (34.57%) Business Intelligence
8 48 (29.63%) .NET
9 44 (27.16%) SQL
10 43 (26.54%) SAP
11 40 (24.69%) Azure
12 36 (22.22%) SharePoint
13 33 (20.37%) Oracle
14 30 (18.52%) Java
15 29 (17.90%) SQL Server
15 29 (17.90%) BusinessObjects
16 28 (17.28%) BizTalk Server
16 28 (17.28%) J2EE
17 26 (16.05%) NetSuite
18 25 (15.43%) JD Edwards
19 20 (12.35%) Self-Motivation
20 19 (11.73%) Problem-Solving
20 19 (11.73%) C#
21 17 (10.49%) Law
22 16 (9.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 16 (9.88%) Power Platform
22 16 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
22 16 (9.88%) Power BI
23 14 (8.64%) Degree
23 14 (8.64%) OO

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 36 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 28 (17.28%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.62%) IIS
3 1 (0.62%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.62%) SAS
3 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 59 (36.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (16.05%) NetSuite
3 8 (4.94%) SAP ERP
4 4 (2.47%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.62%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (0.62%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.62%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.62%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.62%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 131 (80.86%) Dynamics 365
2 40 (24.69%) Azure
3 16 (9.88%) Power Platform
4 8 (4.94%) SuccessFactors
5 4 (2.47%) Office 365
6 2 (1.23%) Boomi
6 2 (1.23%) Logic Apps
6 2 (1.23%) PowerApps
6 2 (1.23%) SaaS
7 1 (0.62%) AWS
7 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.62%) Internet
1 1 (0.62%) LAN
1 1 (0.62%) SAN
1 1 (0.62%) VPN
1 1 (0.62%) WAN
1 1 (0.62%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.90%) BusinessObjects
1 29 (17.90%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.88%) Power BI
2 16 (9.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (8.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.85%) PowerPivot
7 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.23%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Power View
8 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.23%) Tableau
9 1 (0.62%) DB2
9 1 (0.62%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (0.62%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (6.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.62%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.62%) JIRA
2 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (0.62%) webpack
General
1 63 (38.89%) Finance
2 17 (10.49%) Law
3 13 (8.02%) Manufacturing
4 11 (6.79%) General Ledger
5 10 (6.17%) Retail
6 2 (1.23%) Banking
6 2 (1.23%) French Language
6 2 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (25.93%) Consultant
2 40 (24.69%) Developer
3 24 (14.81%) Architect
4 23 (14.20%) Analyst
5 22 (13.58%) Functional Consultant
6 21 (12.96%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (8.64%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 13 (8.02%) Software Developer
9 12 (7.41%) C# Developer
9 12 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (7.41%) C# Software Engineer
9 12 (7.41%) CRM Developer
9 12 (7.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 12 (7.41%) Dynamics AX Developer
9 12 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 12 (7.41%) Software Engineer
10 10 (6.17%) Project Manager
11 8 (4.94%) ERP Consultant
11 8 (4.94%) Recruitment Consultant
11 8 (4.94%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (29.63%) .NET
2 28 (17.28%) J2EE
3 12 (7.41%) WinForms
4 5 (3.09%) Web Services
5 3 (1.85%) EDI
5 3 (1.85%) REST
6 2 (1.23%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.23%) COM
6 2 (1.23%) Middleware
6 2 (1.23%) SOAP
7 1 (0.62%) CSS
7 1 (0.62%) CSS3
7 1 (0.62%) HTML
7 1 (0.62%) HTML5
7 1 (0.62%) jQuery
7 1 (0.62%) JSON
7 1 (0.62%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (0.62%) SVG
7 1 (0.62%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.62%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.35%) Self-Motivation
2 16 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.32%) FMCG
4 6 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.23%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.23%) NHS
6 1 (0.62%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.62%) Clustering
6 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.62%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.62%) PMI
6 1 (0.62%) User Experience
6 1 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.32%) Windows
2 1 (0.62%) Android
2 1 (0.62%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.62%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (50.00%) ERP
2 60 (37.04%) CRM
3 56 (34.57%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (11.73%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (8.64%) OO
6 13 (8.02%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (8.02%) Requirements Gathering
7 12 (7.41%) Change Control
7 12 (7.41%) OOD
7 12 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 12 (7.41%) Validation
8 11 (6.79%) Migration
8 11 (6.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (6.17%) Analytics
9 10 (6.17%) ETL
9 10 (6.17%) Project Management
10 9 (5.56%) Data Migration
11 7 (4.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (4.32%) Data Analytics
11 7 (4.32%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (27.16%) SQL
2 30 (18.52%) Java
3 19 (11.73%) C#
4 13 (8.02%) VB
4 13 (8.02%) VB.NET
5 12 (7.41%) X++
6 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.62%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.62%) C
7 1 (0.62%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.62%) SOQL
7 1 (0.62%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (8.64%) Degree
2 3 (1.85%) ACCA
2 3 (1.85%) CIMA
2 3 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.23%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.23%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.62%) AAT
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.62%) PhD
4 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.94%) SLA
2 5 (3.09%) QA
3 3 (1.85%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.62%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 69 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 43 (26.54%) SAP
3 33 (20.37%) Oracle
4 25 (15.43%) JD Edwards
5 11 (6.79%) Workday
6 2 (1.23%) Dell
6 2 (1.23%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.23%) VMware
7 1 (0.62%) Bomgar
7 1 (0.62%) Citrix
7 1 (0.62%) CODA
7 1 (0.62%) IBM
7 1 (0.62%) Maconomy
7 1 (0.62%) Sage
7 1 (0.62%) webMethods
7 1 (0.62%) Xero