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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 145 125 134
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 9 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.36% 0.16% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 0.47% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 10
Median salary £60,000 £54,000 £52,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.36%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £43,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+32.18% -1.13%
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
1089 637 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.05% 33.99% 41.07%
Number of salaries quoted 708 505 793
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (84.21%) Oracle
3 14 (73.68%) SAP
3 14 (73.68%) Finance
3 14 (73.68%) Fixed Income
3 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (73.68%) Data Analysis
3 14 (73.68%) Waterfall
3 14 (73.68%) Business Process Mapping
4 13 (68.42%) Banking
5 12 (63.16%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
6 10 (52.63%) Coaching
6 10 (52.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (47.37%) Investment Banking
8 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
8 4 (21.05%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (21.05%) Requirements Management
9 3 (15.79%) Degree
9 3 (15.79%) Credit Risk
9 3 (15.79%) Market Risk
9 3 (15.79%) Collateral Management
9 3 (15.79%) OTC Derivatives
9 3 (15.79%) Derivative
9 3 (15.79%) Validation
9 3 (15.79%) Front Office
9 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
9 3 (15.79%) VBA
10 2 (10.53%) .NET
10 2 (10.53%) Sybase

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) IIS
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 13 (68.42%) Banking
3 9 (47.37%) Investment Banking
4 3 (15.79%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Analyst
2 14 (73.68%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Excel Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Risk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Unix Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Unix Support
4 2 (10.53%) Unix Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Fixed Income
2 3 (15.79%) Credit Risk
2 3 (15.79%) Derivative
2 3 (15.79%) Market Risk
2 3 (15.79%) OTC Derivatives
3 2 (10.53%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (73.68%) Business Process Mapping
1 14 (73.68%) Data Analysis
1 14 (73.68%) Waterfall
2 12 (63.16%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Coaching
3 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
3 10 (52.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Requirements Management
4 4 (21.05%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (15.79%) Collateral Management
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
5 3 (15.79%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
6 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.53%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) VBA
3 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Oracle
2 14 (73.68%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Sybase
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