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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 199 203 219
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 10 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.52% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 2
Average salary £43,750 £26,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.09% -62.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £62,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1960 2098 2008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.34% 37.40% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1379 1353 1633
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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)
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Histogram 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 31 July 2015. 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 +6 9 £47,500 +79.24% 2
Reading - 1 £40,000 - 2
Foreign Exchange (FX)
South East

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (50.00%) Finance
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) CCNA
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
4 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) CMS
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
5 3 (18.75%) Web Design
5 3 (18.75%) SEO
5 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (25.00%) CMS
2 3 (18.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Moq
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Web Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (18.75%) Web Designer
2 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) IT Support
2 3 (18.75%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
2 3 (18.75%) jQuery
2 3 (18.75%) HTML5
2 3 (18.75%) CSS3
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Bitcoin
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (6.25%) Economics
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Scrum
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Web Design
2 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (18.75%) Web Development
2 3 (18.75%) SEO
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) BDD
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) VBScript
5 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CCNA
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (18.75%) MCITP
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) MCSE
2 3 (18.75%) RHCA
2 3 (18.75%) RHCSA
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Capistrano
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Ansible
1 2 (12.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 3 (18.75%) Sitecore
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