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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Foreign Exchange (FX)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank - 120 117
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.78% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £66,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +47.22%

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
769 644 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.86% 34.18% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 484 510 578
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 January 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) SAP
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Data Analysis
3 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (83.33%) Fixed Income
3 10 (83.33%) Business Process Mapping
3 10 (83.33%) Waterfall
4 6 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (50.00%) Requirements Management
5 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Banking
5 5 (41.67%) Investment Banking
6 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (33.33%) Coaching
6 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (16.67%) Derivative
7 2 (16.67%) Retail
7 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 1 (8.33%) MS Access
8 1 (8.33%) EDI
8 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
8 1 (8.33%) VB
8 1 (8.33%) C
8 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing

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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MS Access
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Investment Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (8.33%) Publishing
4 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
2 10 (83.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) MI Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP CO Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SAP FI Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Fixed Income
2 2 (16.67%) Derivative
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Data Analysis
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Business Process Mapping
2 10 (83.33%) Waterfall
3 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) Requirements Management
3 6 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Coaching
5 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
7 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (8.33%) System Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
7 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
1 11 (91.67%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft