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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 123 130 121
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 5 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.094% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% 0.25% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Average salary £54,000 £49,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.20% +22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
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
641 815 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.32% 38.21% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 497 656 733
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) SAP
1 4 (66.67%) SAP FI
1 4 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (66.67%) SAP CO
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Implementation
1 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 4 (66.67%) System Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Data Mapping
1 4 (66.67%) Legacy Data Mapping
2 3 (50.00%) Derivative
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) General Ledger
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) EDI
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
4 1 (16.67%) Equities
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SAP FI
1 4 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (66.67%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (33.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (16.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Implementation
1 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 4 (66.67%) System Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Data Mapping
1 4 (66.67%) Legacy Data Mapping
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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