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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 12 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 20 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 13.79% 6.21% 4.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.74% 11.25% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 8
Average salary £85,000 £76,250 £69,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.47% +10.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £64,250 £62,750
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £82,500 £80,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
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
92 80 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 63.45% 55.17% 48.72%
Number of salaries quoted 68 52 66
Average salary £75,000 £67,500 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,150 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 24 (77.42%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) Finance
3 14 (45.16%) Legal
3 14 (45.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (45.16%) Fixed Income
3 14 (45.16%) Low Latency
4 12 (38.71%) Banking
5 11 (35.48%) Front Office
5 11 (35.48%) Investment Banking
6 10 (32.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (32.26%) SQL
6 10 (32.26%) XML
6 10 (32.26%) UNIX
6 10 (32.26%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) Analytics
7 4 (12.90%) Financial Institution
8 3 (9.68%) Linux
8 3 (9.68%) SDLC
8 3 (9.68%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.45%) Equities
9 2 (6.45%) MBA
9 2 (6.45%) Windows
10 1 (3.23%) ITIL
10 1 (3.23%) Oracle
10 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
10 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
10 1 (3.23%) ERP

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) FTP
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) VPN
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.23%) CppUnit
General
1 19 (61.29%) Finance
2 14 (45.16%) Legal
3 12 (38.71%) Banking
4 11 (35.48%) Front Office
4 11 (35.48%) Investment Banking
5 4 (12.90%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
6 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Java Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Applications Support Analyst
3 10 (32.26%) Analyst
3 10 (32.26%) Support Analyst
3 10 (32.26%) Applications Support
4 6 (19.35%) Junior
4 6 (19.35%) Junior Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Junior Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Strategy Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) QA Manager
7 1 (3.23%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) XML
2 3 (9.68%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Fixed Income
2 2 (6.45%) Equities
3 1 (3.23%) Derivative
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) UNIX
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Stakeholder Management
1 14 (45.16%) Low Latency
2 10 (32.26%) E-Commerce
2 10 (32.26%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (12.90%) Analytics
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.68%) SDLC
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.23%) ERP
5 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) Java
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle