The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 112 84 158
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +74
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 129 219 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.43% 3.23% 1.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.01% 6.72% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 121 205 173
Median salary £82,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £41,900 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £102,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +17.64%
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 City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2575 3260 4922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.42% 48.02% 44.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2350 2815 4222
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 the City of London

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in the City of London

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the City of London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Histogram in the City of London

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 146 (59.11%) Finance
2 95 (38.46%) SQL
3 90 (36.44%) Java
4 84 (34.01%) Front Office
5 77 (31.17%) Unix
6 76 (30.77%) Derivative
7 75 (30.36%) Banking
8 71 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
9 65 (26.32%) Multithreading
10 61 (24.70%) Fixed Income
11 59 (23.89%) Equities
11 59 (23.89%) Linux
12 57 (23.08%) Degree
13 48 (19.43%) Low Latency
14 36 (14.57%) Mathematics
14 36 (14.57%) Oracle
15 35 (14.17%) C++
16 34 (13.77%) Windows
16 34 (13.77%) Risk Management
17 32 (12.96%) Electronic Trading
18 31 (12.55%) C#
19 30 (12.15%) FIX Protocol
20 28 (11.34%) Hedge funds
21 27 (10.93%) Computer Science
21 27 (10.93%) Investment Banking
22 25 (10.12%) Scrum
22 25 (10.12%) .NET
23 23 (9.31%) Python
24 21 (8.50%) Calypso
25 20 (8.10%) Fintech

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (4.86%) Oracle Workflow
2 10 (4.05%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.43%) JBoss
4 5 (2.02%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.81%) CMS
5 2 (0.81%) IBM Domino
5 2 (0.81%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.40%) Kentico
6 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.40%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 13 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.64%) MS Office
3 6 (2.43%) MS Project
4 3 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.83%) Temenos T24
2 5 (2.02%) thinkFolio
3 4 (1.62%) Eze OMS
4 2 (0.81%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 1 (0.40%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.62%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.81%) DNS
3 1 (0.40%) Firewall
3 1 (0.40%) IPsec
3 1 (0.40%) NAS
3 1 (0.40%) SAN
3 1 (0.40%) SSL
3 1 (0.40%) VPN
3 1 (0.40%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.48%) Oracle Database
2 13 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 13 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.86%) Big Data
4 10 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (3.64%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.24%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.83%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.43%) MS Access
9 5 (2.02%) Sybase ASE
10 3 (1.21%) KDB
10 3 (1.21%) MySQL
10 3 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.40%) Data Mart
11 1 (0.40%) DB2
11 1 (0.40%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 14 (5.67%) Maven
2 12 (4.86%) JUnit
3 11 (4.45%) Cucumber
3 11 (4.45%) JIRA
4 10 (4.05%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.64%) NUnit
6 7 (2.83%) Ant
6 7 (2.83%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.83%) IntelliJ
6 7 (2.83%) Mercurial
6 7 (2.83%) NetBeans
6 7 (2.83%) Rhino Mocks
7 6 (2.43%) Gradle
8 4 (1.62%) FitNesse
8 4 (1.62%) Selenium
8 4 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.81%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.81%) git-flow
10 1 (0.40%) Protractor
10 1 (0.40%) Robot Framework
General
1 146 (59.11%) Finance
2 84 (34.01%) Front Office
3 75 (30.36%) Banking
4 27 (10.93%) Investment Banking
5 13 (5.26%) Financial Institution
6 12 (4.86%) Back Office
7 6 (2.43%) Advertising
8 5 (2.02%) Private Banking
9 3 (1.21%) Games
9 3 (1.21%) Marketing
9 3 (1.21%) Retail
10 2 (0.81%) Legal
10 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 116 (46.96%) Developer
2 60 (24.29%) Java Developer
3 53 (21.46%) Analyst
4 32 (12.96%) Senior Developer
5 30 (12.15%) Business Analyst
6 20 (8.10%) Senior Java Developer
7 16 (6.48%) C# Developer
7 16 (6.48%) Quantitative Developer
7 16 (6.48%) Support Analyst
8 15 (6.07%) C++ Developer
8 15 (6.07%) FX Business Analyst
9 14 (5.67%) Team Leader
10 13 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (4.45%) Applications Support
11 11 (4.45%) C++ Quantitative Developer
12 10 (4.05%) Core Java Developer
13 8 (3.24%) Market Risk Developer
13 8 (3.24%) Market Risk Java Developer
13 8 (3.24%) Senior C# Developer
13 8 (3.24%) Senior Market Risk Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.15%) FIX Protocol
2 25 (10.12%) .NET
3 10 (4.05%) Java SE
4 9 (3.64%) J2SE
4 9 (3.64%) TIBCO EMS
4 9 (3.64%) XML
5 8 (3.24%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (3.24%) HTML
5 8 (3.24%) JMS
5 8 (3.24%) Rendezvous
6 7 (2.83%) HTML5
6 7 (2.83%) Spring
6 7 (2.83%) Swing
6 7 (2.83%) Ultra Messaging
7 6 (2.43%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.02%) AngularJS
8 5 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.62%) Gherkin
9 4 (1.62%) WCF
9 4 (1.62%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 76 (30.77%) Derivative
2 61 (24.70%) Fixed Income
3 59 (23.89%) Equities
4 36 (14.57%) Mathematics
5 28 (11.34%) Hedge funds
6 27 (10.93%) Computer Science
7 20 (8.10%) Fintech
8 18 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (6.88%) Algorithms
9 17 (6.88%) Market Risk
9 17 (6.88%) Physics
10 14 (5.67%) OTC Derivatives
11 8 (3.24%) Credit Risk
12 6 (2.43%) SWIFT
13 5 (2.02%) Mobile Banking
14 4 (1.62%) Contract for Difference
14 4 (1.62%) Credit Derivative
14 4 (1.62%) Equity Derivative
14 4 (1.62%) Statistics
14 4 (1.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 77 (31.17%) Unix
2 59 (23.89%) Linux
3 34 (13.77%) Windows
4 7 (2.83%) Solaris
5 2 (0.81%) Android
5 2 (0.81%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.81%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.81%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (26.32%) Multithreading
3 48 (19.43%) Low Latency
4 34 (13.77%) Risk Management
5 32 (12.96%) Electronic Trading
6 25 (10.12%) Scrum
7 18 (7.29%) Market Making
8 17 (6.88%) Concurrent Programming
8 17 (6.88%) SDLC
9 15 (6.07%) Workflow
10 14 (5.67%) Business Analysis
10 14 (5.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (5.26%) Analytics
12 12 (4.86%) High-Frequency Trading
12 12 (4.86%) OOD
13 11 (4.45%) Project Management
14 10 (4.05%) Asset Management
14 10 (4.05%) GAP Analysis
14 10 (4.05%) OO
15 9 (3.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 95 (38.46%) SQL
2 90 (36.44%) Java
3 35 (14.17%) C++
4 31 (12.55%) C#
5 23 (9.31%) Python
6 19 (7.69%) Scala
7 13 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 11 (4.45%) Bash Shell
9 10 (4.05%) JavaScript
10 9 (3.64%) Haskell
10 9 (3.64%) VB
11 7 (2.83%) Ruby
12 6 (2.43%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.43%) VB6
13 5 (2.02%) C
13 5 (2.02%) Perl
13 5 (2.02%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.62%) MATLAB
14 4 (1.62%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (0.40%) CISA
2 1 (0.40%) CISM
2 1 (0.40%) CISSP
2 1 (0.40%) CRISC
2 1 (0.40%) PMP
2 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.69%) QA
2 12 (4.86%) MiFID
3 6 (2.43%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (2.43%) EMIR
4 1 (0.40%) SDET
4 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.81%) vSphere
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (2.02%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (0.81%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.81%) SCCM
2 2 (0.81%) SCOM
3 1 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.40%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.40%) Control-M
3 1 (0.40%) Nagios
3 1 (0.40%) OpenView
3 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (14.57%) Oracle
2 21 (8.50%) Calypso
3 15 (6.07%) Bloomberg
4 13 (5.26%) Sybase
5 12 (4.86%) TIBCO
6 11 (4.45%) IBM
6 11 (4.45%) Murex
7 8 (3.24%) Charles River
7 8 (3.24%) Reuters
8 7 (2.83%) ION Trading
8 7 (2.83%) jBASE
8 7 (2.83%) Microsoft
8 7 (2.83%) Temenos
9 6 (2.43%) Fidessa
9 6 (2.43%) Laserfiche
9 6 (2.43%) Yardi
10 4 (1.62%) Eze Software Group
10 4 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.21%) Remedy
11 3 (1.21%) Wall Street Systems
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