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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 39 25 37
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 3 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.88% 3.43% 3.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.85% 7.89% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 12
Average salary £82,500 £65,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.95% +9.16%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.76% +2.40%
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
78 76 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 48.75% 43.43% 45.57%
Number of salaries quoted 51 58 104
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £90,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 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 (85.71%) SQL
1 12 (85.71%) Front Office
1 12 (85.71%) Banking
2 11 (78.57%) Low Latency
2 11 (78.57%) Algorithms
2 11 (78.57%) RMDS
2 11 (78.57%) 29West
2 11 (78.57%) Risk Management
2 11 (78.57%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Solaris
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Equities
4 2 (14.29%) QA
4 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) OOD
5 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) Dojo
5 1 (7.14%) Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 11 (78.57%) RMDS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (85.71%) Front Office
1 12 (85.71%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.14%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Algorithms
2 3 (21.43%) Equities
3 1 (7.14%) Derivative
3 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
3 1 (7.14%) SWIFT
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Solaris
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Risk Management
1 11 (78.57%) Low Latency
2 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.14%) OO
2 1 (7.14%) OOD
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (7.14%) Release Management
2 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.14%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
1 11 (78.57%) 29West