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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank - 28 31
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London - 4.91% 2.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 7.34% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Average salary - £37,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -53.12%
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.50% +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
21 109 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 50.00% 66.87% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 61 49
Average salary £43,000 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.81% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 11 (73.33%) Front Office
2 9 (60.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (33.33%) Low Latency
4 5 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
4 5 (33.33%) Fixed Income
4 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 4 (26.67%) Legal
6 3 (20.00%) Banking
6 3 (20.00%) Unix
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
7 2 (13.33%) Algorithmic Trading
8 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
8 1 (6.67%) Market Risk
8 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
8 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
8 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.67%) Retail
8 1 (6.67%) MVC
8 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
8 1 (6.67%) Replication
8 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (6.67%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) FTP
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (73.33%) Front Office
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Legal
4 3 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (6.67%) Retail
6 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
1 6 (40.00%) FX Support Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Support
4 3 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Specialist
5 2 (13.33%) Junior
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Applications Support
5 2 (13.33%) Support Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (6.67%) Market Risk
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
1 5 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 2 (13.33%) Algorithmic Trading
2 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle