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

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
UK
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 467 604 372
Rank change year-on-year +137 -232 +154
Permanent jobs citing Dynamics AX 478 608 1,477
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.53% 0.42% 0.86%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.80% 6.96% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 465 525 1,497
Median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -20.83% +20.00%

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 5,429 8,736 12,613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.06% 6.04% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3,944 5,977 9,364
Median annual salary £56,750 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,030 £31,650 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 31 May 2020.

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 31 May 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 +89 348 £55,000 -4.35% 88
UK excluding London +118 201 £50,000 +5.26% 93
London +37 151 £60,000 -7.69% 12
North of England +135 64 £50,000 +11.11% 33
Work from Home +24 48 £62,500 -3.85% 45
South West +128 44 £50,000 +11.11% 5
South East +79 36 £57,500 -8.00% 14
Midlands +42 34 £57,500 +35.29% 16
Yorkshire +139 33 £40,000 +6.67% 15
North West +75 31 £50,000 +11.11% 11
West Midlands +61 23 £60,000 +50.00% 11
East of England +73 17 £40,000 - 9
East Midlands +24 11 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Scotland +54 5 £72,500 +70.59% 15
Wales -12 1 £47,500 -5.00% 2

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 363 (75.94%) Dynamics 365
2 259 (54.18%) Microsoft
3 203 (42.47%) Azure
4 184 (38.49%) .NET
5 176 (36.82%) CRM
5 176 (36.82%) Dynamics CRM
6 171 (35.77%) Business Intelligence
7 162 (33.89%) Finance
8 150 (31.38%) SAP
9 147 (30.75%) SharePoint
10 146 (30.54%) ERP
11 145 (30.33%) Oracle
12 134 (28.03%) BizTalk Server
13 129 (26.99%) BusinessObjects
14 126 (26.36%) J2EE
14 126 (26.36%) Java
15 82 (17.15%) Law
16 81 (16.95%) X++
17 73 (15.27%) SQL Server
18 69 (14.44%) SQL
19 63 (13.18%) JD Edwards
20 59 (12.34%) NetSuite
21 58 (12.13%) C#
22 48 (10.04%) Project Management
22 48 (10.04%) Manufacturing
23 45 (9.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 45 (9.41%) Power Platform
24 43 (9.00%) Power BI
25 36 (7.53%) Problem-Solving
26 35 (7.32%) Process Improvement

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
1 147 (30.75%) SharePoint
2 134 (28.03%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (1.26%) IIS
3 6 (1.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (2.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 176 (36.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 59 (12.34%) NetSuite
3 11 (2.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (1.05%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (0.84%) JDE OneWorld
5 4 (0.84%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.63%) Infor SunSystems
6 3 (0.63%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 3 (0.63%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.42%) Lawson
8 1 (0.21%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.21%) Dynamics SL
8 1 (0.21%) Line 500
8 1 (0.21%) MFGPRO
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 363 (75.94%) Dynamics 365
2 203 (42.47%) Azure
3 45 (9.41%) Power Platform
4 23 (4.81%) Logic Apps
5 13 (2.72%) AWS
5 13 (2.72%) SaaS
6 12 (2.51%) Boomi
7 10 (2.09%) Office 365
8 5 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.05%) PowerApps
9 3 (0.63%) Power Automate
9 3 (0.63%) Smartsheet
10 1 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.26%) Firewall
1 6 (1.26%) iSCSI
1 6 (1.26%) LAN
1 6 (1.26%) MPLS
1 6 (1.26%) SAN
1 6 (1.26%) VoIP
1 6 (1.26%) WAN
2 3 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (26.99%) BusinessObjects
2 73 (15.27%) SQL Server
3 45 (9.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (9.00%) Power BI
5 20 (4.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (2.72%) SQL Server 2016
8 12 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.84%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.63%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.42%) OLAP
12 2 (0.42%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 25 (5.23%) Visual Studio
2 16 (3.35%) Visual Studio Team System
3 15 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (2.51%) JIRA
5 6 (1.26%) HP UFT
6 3 (0.63%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.63%) LSMW
General
1 162 (33.89%) Finance
2 82 (17.15%) Law
3 48 (10.04%) Manufacturing
4 31 (6.49%) Retail
5 15 (3.14%) General Ledger
6 4 (0.84%) Legal
7 1 (0.21%) Banking
7 1 (0.21%) Billing
7 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.21%) French Language
7 1 (0.21%) Marketing
7 1 (0.21%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 163 (34.10%) Consultant
2 96 (20.08%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 82 (17.15%) Developer
4 74 (15.48%) Analyst
5 67 (14.02%) Architect
6 63 (13.18%) Solutions Architect
7 61 (12.76%) Functional Consultant
8 46 (9.62%) Project Manager
9 43 (9.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
10 31 (6.49%) Technical Consultant
11 23 (4.81%) Dynamics AX Architect
12 20 (4.18%) CRM Manager
13 19 (3.97%) CRM Architect
13 19 (3.97%) CRM Consultant
13 19 (3.97%) CRM Solutions Architect
13 19 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM Architect
13 19 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
13 19 (3.97%) Operations Consultant
14 18 (3.77%) CRM Project Manager
14 18 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (38.49%) .NET
2 126 (26.36%) J2EE
3 29 (6.07%) Web Services
4 15 (3.14%) EDI
5 14 (2.93%) CSS
5 14 (2.93%) HTML
6 10 (2.09%) REST
7 9 (1.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (1.26%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.05%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.84%) COM
11 3 (0.63%) BAPI
11 3 (0.63%) Middleware
11 3 (0.63%) XML
12 2 (0.42%) MDX
13 1 (0.21%) AngularJS
13 1 (0.21%) CSS3
13 1 (0.21%) HTML5
13 1 (0.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.86%) Data Structures
2 27 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (1.26%) PMI
3 6 (1.26%) Public Cloud
3 6 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (1.05%) Virtual Team
5 4 (0.84%) FMCG
6 2 (0.42%) EPoS
6 2 (0.42%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.42%) NHS
7 1 (0.21%) BYOD
7 1 (0.21%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.21%) Tandem
7 1 (0.21%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.51%) Windows
2 6 (1.26%) Linux
2 6 (1.26%) Unix
3 3 (0.63%) VMS
3 3 (0.63%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (36.82%) CRM
2 171 (35.77%) Business Intelligence
3 146 (30.54%) ERP
4 48 (10.04%) Project Management
5 36 (7.53%) Problem-Solving
6 35 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (7.32%) Process Improvement
7 34 (7.11%) Requirements Gathering
8 31 (6.49%) GAP Analysis
9 25 (5.23%) PRINCE2
10 21 (4.39%) Business Analysis
10 21 (4.39%) DevOps
11 20 (4.18%) Release Management
12 19 (3.97%) Logistics
13 18 (3.77%) ITIL
14 16 (3.35%) Accounts Receivable
14 16 (3.35%) Integration Acceptance Testing
14 16 (3.35%) Migration
15 15 (3.14%) Accounts Payable
15 15 (3.14%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 126 (26.36%) Java
2 81 (16.95%) X++
3 69 (14.44%) SQL
4 58 (12.13%) C#
5 9 (1.88%) PowerShell
6 8 (1.67%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.46%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.26%) VBScript
9 3 (0.63%) C
9 3 (0.63%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.63%) VBA
10 2 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (3.56%) Degree
2 7 (1.46%) AAT
2 7 (1.46%) ACCA
2 7 (1.46%) CIMA
2 7 (1.46%) PMI Certification
3 6 (1.26%) DV Cleared
3 6 (1.26%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.26%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.21%) APMG
6 1 (0.21%) IIBA
6 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.21%) MCP
6 1 (0.21%) PMP
6 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.09%) QA
2 4 (0.84%) PMO
3 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.26%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.21%) Firmware
3 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (1.26%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 259 (54.18%) Microsoft
2 150 (31.38%) SAP
3 145 (30.33%) Oracle
4 63 (13.18%) JD Edwards
5 13 (2.72%) Epicor
5 13 (2.72%) Sage
6 12 (2.51%) Dell
7 7 (1.46%) Infor
8 6 (1.26%) Cisco
8 6 (1.26%) IFS
8 6 (1.26%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (1.26%) VMware
9 4 (0.84%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.63%) Northgate
10 3 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.63%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.63%) Xero
11 2 (0.42%) Cognos
11 2 (0.42%) Sun
12 1 (0.21%) Avaya