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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 97 94 116
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +22
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.23% 0.073% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.21% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.90%
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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
544 483 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.94% 35.38% 31.57%
Number of salaries quoted 317 276 320
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
1 3 (100.00%) Artifactory
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Tools Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree