The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 25 29 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 9 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 6.38% 4.32% 8.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.00% 10.00% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 21
Average salary £76,250 £69,250 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.10% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £62,750 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,100 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
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 Docklands, London region.

Miscellaneous Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
60 80 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 42.55% 43.24% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 34 51 75
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 12 (80.00%) Oracle
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Front Office
2 11 (73.33%) Banking
3 10 (66.67%) Solaris
3 10 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 10 (66.67%) Java
3 10 (66.67%) RMDS
3 10 (66.67%) 29West
3 10 (66.67%) Low Latency
4 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 3 (20.00%) Equities
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Perl
5 2 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) Sybase
5 2 (13.33%) STL
5 2 (13.33%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (13.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (13.33%) QA
6 1 (6.67%) Dojo
6 1 (6.67%) Algorithmic Trading
6 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
6 1 (6.67%) Release Management
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

Business Applications
1 10 (66.67%) RMDS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 11 (73.33%) Front Office
1 11 (73.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) QA Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) STL
1 2 (13.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (6.67%) Dojo
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Equities
2 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.67%) Derivative
2 1 (6.67%) SWIFT
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Solaris
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 10 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 2 (13.33%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (6.67%) Release Management
3 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) OOD
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 10 (66.67%) 29West
3 2 (13.33%) Sybase