The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 92 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.91% 0.13% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.02% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
East Sussex

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

Miscellaneous Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
298 282 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 30.25% 35.29% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 234 223 244
Average salary £39,274 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in Brighton

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Histogram in Brighton

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) REST
4 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 6 (66.67%) Extreme Programming
4 6 (66.67%) JMS
4 6 (66.67%) JUnit
4 6 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (66.67%) Spring
4 6 (66.67%) Requirements Management
4 6 (66.67%) Java EE
4 6 (66.67%) JIRA
4 6 (66.67%) QA
4 6 (66.67%) jMock
4 6 (66.67%) Atlassian
4 6 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
5 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (55.56%) Ant
5 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
5 5 (55.56%) Maven
5 5 (55.56%) Ajax
5 5 (55.56%) Gradle
5 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
5 5 (55.56%) Hudson
5 5 (55.56%) Product Management
6 4 (44.44%) Mingle
7 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) JIRA
1 6 (66.67%) jMock
1 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 6 (66.67%) JUnit
2 5 (55.56%) Maven
2 5 (55.56%) Ant
2 5 (55.56%) Hudson
2 5 (55.56%) Gradle
2 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) QA Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Scala Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) REST
2 6 (66.67%) Java EE
2 6 (66.67%) JMS
2 6 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 6 (66.67%) Spring
3 5 (55.56%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) Struts
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (11.11%) Velocity
4 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
4 1 (11.11%) WCF
4 1 (11.11%) JAX-RS
4 1 (11.11%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) DTV
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Extreme Programming
2 6 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 6 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 5 (55.56%) Product Management
3 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) User Stories
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 1 (11.11%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP