The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 118 120 108
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 10 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.43% 0.47% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 1.42% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 4
Average salary £55,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,250 £41,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+9.69% -1.78%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
781 703 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.56% 32.90% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 632 649 422
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in Birmingham

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Histogram in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 13 (86.67%) SQL
1 13 (86.67%) UNIX
1 13 (86.67%) Equities
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Banking
2 9 (60.00%) Derivative
3 8 (53.33%) Investment Banking
4 7 (46.67%) Front Office
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle
4 7 (46.67%) Fixed Income
5 6 (40.00%) Algorithmic Trading
5 6 (40.00%) Electronic Trading
5 6 (40.00%) Capacity Management
5 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (40.00%) Sybase
6 5 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (13.33%) MiFID
7 2 (13.33%) Wealth Management
7 2 (13.33%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (13.33%) Back Office
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (13.33%) Legal
7 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 2 (13.33%) Murex
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) Analytics
7 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (13.33%) Credit Risk
7 2 (13.33%) Market Risk
7 2 (13.33%) EMIR

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) KDB
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
1 9 (60.00%) Banking
2 8 (53.33%) Investment Banking
3 7 (46.67%) Front Office
4 5 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Back Office
5 2 (13.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Applications Support
2 6 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Support Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Equities
2 9 (60.00%) Derivative
3 7 (46.67%) Fixed Income
4 2 (13.33%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (13.33%) Credit Risk
4 2 (13.33%) Market Risk
4 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 6 (40.00%) Electronic Trading
1 6 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (13.33%) Wealth Management
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Analytics
2 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) MiFID
1 2 (13.33%) EMIR
1 2 (13.33%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Sybase
3 2 (13.33%) Murex
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + attractive benefits and extensive
Posted: 5 days ago
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