The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 222 213 222
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 4 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.077% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.48% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 6
Average salary £47,250 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.50% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2061 2087 2141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.90% 37.66% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1722 1521 1555
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Berkshire region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in Berkshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Windsor +5 2 £47,250 -5.50%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
South East

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 4 (66.67%) Confluence
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
2 4 (66.67%) Information Management
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Economics
4 1 (16.67%) Derivative
4 1 (16.67%) Charles River
4 1 (16.67%) Front Office
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Law
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (16.67%) Swaptions

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Foreign Exchange (FX). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Business Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) FX Business Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Payments Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Economics
2 1 (16.67%) Swaptions
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
1 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 4 (66.67%) Information Management
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Charles River