The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank - 52 -
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 2.07% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 5.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
258 229 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 35.54% 39.55% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 204 183 111
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Dorset region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in Dorset

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) XML
1 16 (100.00%) OOP
1 16 (100.00%) OO
1 16 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 16 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 16 (100.00%) Back Office
1 16 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 16 (100.00%) Scrum
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Derivative
1 16 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 16 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 16 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (50.00%) Coaching
2 8 (50.00%) Change Management

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 16 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) XML
1 16 (100.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) OOP
1 16 (100.00%) OO
1 16 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 16 (100.00%) Scrum
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 16 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (50.00%) Coaching
2 8 (50.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java