The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 19 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 9 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.69% 5.16% 5.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.85% 9.76% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 4
Median salary £70,000 £97,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.20% +21.87%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+30.68% -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
65 82 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 55.56% 52.90% 46.49%
Number of salaries quoted 55 58 45
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £103,500 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 10 (76.92%) Banking
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
3 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (38.46%) CISA
4 5 (38.46%) CISM
4 5 (38.46%) QiCA
4 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
4 5 (38.46%) Change Management
4 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
4 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
4 5 (38.46%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (38.46%) C
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) CISSP
4 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
6 3 (23.08%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) Front Office
6 3 (23.08%) BS25999
6 3 (23.08%) KDB
6 3 (23.08%) COSO
6 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (23.08%) Low Latency

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) KDB
2 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (76.92%) Banking
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Front Office
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Java Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Operational Risk Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Operations Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Development Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Java Development Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
2 1 (7.69%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (23.08%) Fintech
4 2 (15.38%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
5 1 (7.69%) Equities
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
2 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
2 5 (38.46%) Change Management
2 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 4 (30.77%) Electronic Trading
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Low Latency
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) Line Management
5 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
5 2 (15.38%) People Management
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Groovy
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CISA
1 5 (38.46%) CISM
1 5 (38.46%) CISSP
1 5 (38.46%) QiCA
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) BS25999
1 3 (23.08%) COBIT
1 3 (23.08%) COSO
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) ION Trading
1 2 (15.38%) Solace
1 2 (15.38%) Sybase
1 2 (15.38%) TIBCO