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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 24 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 9 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 5.73% 3.30% 2.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.54% 6.74% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 4
Average salary £77,500 £80,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.88% -
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 89 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 49.68% 48.90% 54.08%
Number of salaries quoted 55 74 87
Average salary £77,500 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 29 May 2015.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 17 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 12 (70.59%) Legal
3 9 (52.94%) Front Office
3 9 (52.94%) UNIX
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) XML
4 7 (41.18%) Banking
4 7 (41.18%) Investment Banking
4 7 (41.18%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (29.41%) Fixed Income
6 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
6 5 (29.41%) Low Latency
7 4 (23.53%) Algorithmic Trading
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
8 2 (11.76%) Linux
9 1 (5.88%) Middleware
9 1 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (5.88%) Marketing
9 1 (5.88%) Groovy

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
1 12 (70.59%) Legal
2 9 (52.94%) Front Office
3 7 (41.18%) Banking
3 7 (41.18%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
1 11 (64.71%) Support Analyst
2 10 (58.82%) Applications Support
2 10 (58.82%) Applications Support Analyst
3 7 (41.18%) Junior
3 7 (41.18%) Junior Analyst
3 7 (41.18%) Junior Support Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Fixed Income
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) UNIX
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
3 5 (29.41%) Low Latency
4 4 (23.53%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree