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

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Foreign Exchange (FX)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 24 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 15 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.35% 0.81% 1.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.13% 1.75% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 1
Median salary £115,000 £87,500 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% -2.77%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £80,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +72.97%

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
93 57 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 45.59% 45.97% 60.29%
Number of salaries quoted 67 55 31
Median salary £80,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £40,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £90,000 £100,000
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)
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 18 January 2017.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 19 (70.37%) SQL
1 19 (70.37%) Java
1 19 (70.37%) Electronic Trading
2 18 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 18 (66.67%) Python
2 18 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 18 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 18 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 18 (66.67%) TIBCO EMS
2 18 (66.67%) KDB
3 17 (62.96%) Groovy
3 17 (62.96%) ION Trading
3 17 (62.96%) Sybase
3 17 (62.96%) Relational Database
3 17 (62.96%) NoSQL
3 17 (62.96%) Solace
4 11 (40.74%) Banking
5 8 (29.63%) Finance
6 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (18.52%) Business Continuity
7 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
7 5 (18.52%) Change Management
7 5 (18.52%) Front Office
7 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
7 5 (18.52%) ITIL
8 4 (14.81%) Linux
9 3 (11.11%) CISA
9 3 (11.11%) CISM
9 3 (11.11%) QiCA

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 18 (66.67%) KDB
2 17 (62.96%) NoSQL
2 17 (62.96%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (40.74%) Banking
2 8 (29.63%) Finance
3 5 (18.52%) Front Office
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
1 18 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 14 (51.85%) Senior Developer
2 14 (51.85%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Lead Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 3 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
4 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Operational Risk Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Operations Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Flex
2 1 (3.70%) JMS
2 1 (3.70%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) Fintech
5 1 (3.70%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Electronic Trading
2 18 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 18 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 18 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (18.52%) Business Continuity
3 5 (18.52%) Change Management
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
3 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.41%) Line Management
5 2 (7.41%) People Management
6 1 (3.70%) Algorithmic Trading
6 1 (3.70%) Code Optimisation
6 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) Java
1 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 18 (66.67%) Python
3 17 (62.96%) Groovy
4 3 (11.11%) C
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) CISA
1 3 (11.11%) CISM
1 3 (11.11%) CISSP
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
1 3 (11.11%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) BS25999
1 3 (11.11%) COBIT
1 3 (11.11%) COSO
1 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 17 (62.96%) ION Trading
2 17 (62.96%) Solace
2 17 (62.96%) Sybase