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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank - 106 -
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.067% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
536 578 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.86% 38.69% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 344 364 278
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1 (100.00%) Murex
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (100.00%) MiFID
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) EMIR
1 1 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) MiFID
1 1 (100.00%) EMIR
1 1 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Murex