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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Foreign Exchange (FX)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 28 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.70% 3.08% 1.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.21% 6.45% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Median salary £115,000 £53,750 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+113.95% -46.25%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -5.50%

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
76 62 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 40.21% 47.69% 53.91%
Number of salaries quoted 60 59 56
Median salary £70,000 £71,250 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.75% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £109,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 19 (82.61%) Java
1 19 (82.61%) Electronic Trading
2 18 (78.26%) TIBCO EMS
2 18 (78.26%) Software Engineering
2 18 (78.26%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (78.26%) Low Latency
2 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 18 (78.26%) E-Commerce
2 18 (78.26%) TIBCO
3 17 (73.91%) Python
3 17 (73.91%) Sybase
3 17 (73.91%) Relational Database
3 17 (73.91%) Solace
3 17 (73.91%) ION Trading
3 17 (73.91%) KDB
3 17 (73.91%) Groovy
3 17 (73.91%) NoSQL
4 8 (34.78%) Banking
5 5 (21.74%) Front Office
6 4 (17.39%) Finance
7 3 (13.04%) Fixed Income
7 3 (13.04%) Linux
7 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (8.70%) People Management
8 2 (8.70%) Line Management
8 2 (8.70%) Fintech
8 2 (8.70%) QA
8 2 (8.70%) ITIL
8 2 (8.70%) Windows

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) KDB
1 17 (73.91%) NoSQL
1 17 (73.91%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (34.78%) Banking
2 5 (21.74%) Front Office
3 4 (17.39%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
1 18 (78.26%) Java Developer
2 14 (60.87%) Java Pricing Developer
2 14 (60.87%) Senior Developer
2 14 (60.87%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Lead Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Team Leader
4 3 (13.04%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Operational Risk Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Operations Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (4.35%) JMS
2 1 (4.35%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Fixed Income
3 2 (8.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Electronic Trading
2 18 (78.26%) E-Commerce
2 18 (78.26%) Low Latency
2 18 (78.26%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
3 2 (8.70%) Change Management
3 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Line Management
3 2 (8.70%) People Management
3 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Code Optimisation
4 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) Java
2 18 (78.26%) SQL
3 17 (73.91%) Groovy
3 17 (73.91%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) TIBCO
2 17 (73.91%) ION Trading
2 17 (73.91%) Solace
2 17 (73.91%) Sybase