Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for X++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited X++ over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

X++
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 152 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 - +149
Permanent jobs citing X++ 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.19% 0.11% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Wales median annual salary £52,500 £39,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.91% - -
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -

X++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 996 1379 1413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 47.86% 52.16% 51.80%
Number of salaries quoted 915 1242 1182
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,600 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,675 £47,500
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

X++
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing X++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for X++ in Wales

X++
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing X++ in Wales.

Salary trend for X++ in Wales

X++
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing X++ within the Wales region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
South Wales +27 2 - -
Mid Wales - 2 £52,500 -
X++
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing X++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for X++.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (100.00%) Power BI
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) MorphX
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

X++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Power BI
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MorphX
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft