The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank - - 91
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
416 538 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.98% 34.20% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 252 313 219
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £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 Edinburgh

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (100.00%) Derivative
2 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (80.00%) Equities
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) VBA
3 3 (60.00%) Front Office
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) FINCAD Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) F#
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (40.00%) Fund Management
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Exotic Derivative
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) Postgraduate
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Murex
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) J2EE
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) FINCAD Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Front Office
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Quantitative Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Derivative
2 4 (80.00%) Equities
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Exotic Derivative
4 1 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (20.00%) Market Risk
4 1 (20.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Fund Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) VBA
2 3 (60.00%) F#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) MiFID
1 1 (20.00%) EMIR
1 1 (20.00%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Murex
Edinburgh
Orgtel
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago