The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 114 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% - 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -4.76%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
841 676 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.84% 43.22% 46.91%
Number of salaries quoted 601 565 788
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 Cambridge

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in Cambridge

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Graduate
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Graduate Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Algorithmic Trading
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Java