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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 17 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 18 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 11.32% 7.65% 3.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.95% 15.12% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 7
Average salary £72,500 £80,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £72,500 £62,600
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
95 86 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 59.75% 50.59% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 67 60 76
Average salary £75,000 £67,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 August 2015.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 22 (81.48%) Java
2 18 (66.67%) Finance
3 15 (55.56%) Legal
4 14 (51.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (44.44%) Banking
5 12 (44.44%) Investment Banking
5 12 (44.44%) UNIX
6 11 (40.74%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (40.74%) SQL
6 11 (40.74%) XML
7 10 (37.04%) Fixed Income
7 10 (37.04%) Low Latency
8 9 (33.33%) Front Office
9 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
10 3 (11.11%) Linux
10 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
10 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (11.11%) Analytics
11 2 (7.41%) SDLC
11 2 (7.41%) Algorithmic Trading
11 2 (7.41%) Equities
11 2 (7.41%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
11 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
12 1 (3.70%) Windows
12 1 (3.70%) C++
12 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
12 1 (3.70%) Derivative
12 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
12 1 (3.70%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.70%) CppUnit
General
1 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 15 (55.56%) Legal
3 12 (44.44%) Banking
3 12 (44.44%) Investment Banking
4 9 (33.33%) Front Office
5 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
1 12 (44.44%) Support Analyst
1 12 (44.44%) Applications Support
1 12 (44.44%) Applications Support Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 8 (29.63%) Junior Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) Junior Support Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) Junior
5 3 (11.11%) Strategy Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.70%) QA Manager
7 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Fixed Income
2 2 (7.41%) Equities
3 1 (3.70%) Derivative
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) UNIX
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (40.74%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (37.04%) Low Latency
4 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.11%) Analytics
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (7.41%) SDLC
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA