The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 321 275 243
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -32
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 916 1214 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.91% 1.07% 1.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.29% 2.63% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 769 1002 1032
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.88% -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39966 46160 40666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.68% 40.74% 39.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31860 37138 33405
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in England

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in England

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in England

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Histogram in England

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -32 852 £67,500 -3.57% 125
South East +11 24 £50,000 +11.11% 6
East Midlands - 20 £37,500 - 3
East of England +21 11 £30,000 -22.58%
Yorkshire - 4 - -
South West -34 2 £42,500 -37.03% 1
West Midlands -6 1 £65,000 +52.94%
Midlands - 1 - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 1054 (56.61%) Finance
2 613 (32.92%) Java
3 564 (30.29%) Banking
4 546 (29.32%) Front Office
5 512 (27.50%) SQL
6 463 (24.87%) Derivative
7 456 (24.49%) Fixed Income
8 449 (24.11%) Equities
9 431 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
10 383 (20.57%) C#
11 365 (19.60%) Investment Banking
12 351 (18.85%) UNIX
13 349 (18.74%) C++
14 338 (18.15%) Multithreading
15 323 (17.35%) Linux
16 313 (16.81%) Low Latency
17 292 (15.68%) Degree
18 262 (14.07%) .NET
19 241 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
20 226 (12.14%) Back Office
21 219 (11.76%) Windows
22 199 (10.69%) FIX Protocol
23 198 (10.63%) Risk Management
24 193 (10.37%) SQL Server
25 190 (10.20%) JavaScript
26 185 (9.94%) OO
27 180 (9.67%) Hedge funds
28 173 (9.29%) Microsoft
29 161 (8.65%) Oracle
29 161 (8.65%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 38 (2.04%) Node.js
2 28 (1.50%) IIS
3 16 (0.86%) SharePoint
3 16 (0.86%) WebLogic
4 15 (0.81%) Tomcat
5 11 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
6 10 (0.54%) Apache
7 9 (0.48%) CMS
8 7 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (0.32%) GemFire
9 6 (0.32%) NServiceBus
9 6 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.32%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.27%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.27%) Confluence
11 4 (0.21%) Orchard CMS
11 4 (0.21%) Sitefinity
11 4 (0.21%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (0.16%) nginx
12 3 (0.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 88 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 46 (2.47%) MS Office
3 24 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.75%) Mathematica
5 9 (0.48%) MS Project
6 6 (0.32%) Mingle
7 5 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.054%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 22 (1.18%) SAP FI
2 21 (1.13%) SAP FI/CO
2 21 (1.13%) SAP CO
3 20 (1.07%) SAP ERP
4 19 (1.02%) SAP FSCM
5 17 (0.91%) thinkFolio
5 17 (0.91%) MetaTrader
6 11 (0.59%) Oracle Cash Management
7 10 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (0.48%) Temenos T24
8 9 (0.48%) Finacle
8 9 (0.48%) RMDS
9 8 (0.43%) Kondor+
10 7 (0.38%) Towers Watson Igloo
10 7 (0.38%) Endur
11 6 (0.32%) ION MarketView
11 6 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
12 5 (0.27%) LatentZero
13 4 (0.21%) Front Arena
13 4 (0.21%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.13%) SaaS
2 8 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.16%) GitHub
5 1 (0.054%) PaaS
5 1 (0.054%) IaaS
5 1 (0.054%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.66%) Multicast
2 29 (1.56%) VPN
3 27 (1.45%) Firewall
4 23 (1.24%) Internet
5 22 (1.18%) DNS
6 19 (1.02%) SAN
7 18 (0.97%) VLAN
8 17 (0.91%) TCP/IP
9 16 (0.86%) DHCP
10 13 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (0.64%) BGP
12 7 (0.38%) VoIP
12 7 (0.38%) EIGRP
12 7 (0.38%) OSPF
13 6 (0.32%) Broadband
14 5 (0.27%) NX-OS
14 5 (0.27%) Wireshark
14 5 (0.27%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (0.27%) Junos
14 5 (0.27%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (10.37%) SQL Server
2 64 (3.44%) Relational Database
3 54 (2.90%) MySQL
4 32 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (1.66%) Oracle Database
6 30 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 28 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (1.50%) KDB
8 20 (1.07%) SAP HANA
9 18 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (0.91%) RDBMS
11 13 (0.70%) Big Data
12 12 (0.64%) Hadoop
13 11 (0.59%) LogicBlox
14 10 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (0.43%) Data Mining
17 7 (0.38%) MongoDB
17 7 (0.38%) NoSQL
18 6 (0.32%) HBase
Development Applications
1 86 (4.62%) Visual Studio
2 60 (3.22%) JIRA
3 51 (2.74%) Jenkins
4 45 (2.42%) NUnit
4 45 (2.42%) Git (software)
5 39 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 38 (2.04%) Cucumber
6 38 (2.04%) Maven
7 35 (1.88%) JUnit
8 34 (1.83%) Selenium
9 27 (1.45%) GCC
10 23 (1.24%) SpecFlow
10 23 (1.24%) GoogleTest
11 22 (1.18%) FitNesse
12 21 (1.13%) WebDriver
13 17 (0.91%) TeamCity
14 14 (0.75%) Ranorex
14 14 (0.75%) Gradle
15 13 (0.70%) Moq
15 13 (0.70%) Mocha
General
1 1054 (56.61%) Finance
2 564 (30.29%) Banking
3 546 (29.32%) Front Office
4 365 (19.60%) Investment Banking
5 226 (12.14%) Back Office
6 116 (6.23%) Retail
7 93 (4.99%) Financial Institution
8 47 (2.52%) Retail Banking
9 43 (2.31%) Legal
10 39 (2.09%) Games
11 31 (1.66%) Manufacturing
12 23 (1.24%) Telecoms
13 19 (1.02%) Electronics
14 17 (0.91%) Automotive
15 8 (0.43%) Marketing
16 7 (0.38%) Wholesale Banking
16 7 (0.38%) Advertising
17 6 (0.32%) Multimedia
17 6 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
18 4 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 809 (43.45%) Developer
2 460 (24.70%) Analyst
3 313 (16.81%) Java Developer
4 184 (9.88%) Business Analyst
5 178 (9.56%) C# Developer
6 162 (8.70%) Support Analyst
7 156 (8.38%) C++ Developer
8 151 (8.11%) Applications Support
9 108 (5.80%) Senior Developer
10 90 (4.83%) Applications Support Analyst
11 75 (4.03%) Consultant
12 57 (3.06%) Senior Analyst
13 56 (3.01%) .NET Developer
14 49 (2.63%) Senior Java Developer
15 47 (2.52%) Project Manager
16 44 (2.36%) C# .NET Developer
17 40 (2.15%) Quantitative Developer
18 33 (1.77%) Architect
18 33 (1.77%) Programmer
19 28 (1.50%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (14.07%) .NET
2 199 (10.69%) FIX Protocol
3 137 (7.36%) HTML
4 118 (6.34%) WCF
5 115 (6.18%) WPF
6 102 (5.48%) HTML5
7 100 (5.37%) XML
8 99 (5.32%) Spring
9 72 (3.87%) CSS
10 69 (3.71%) Ultra Messaging
11 65 (3.49%) STL
12 63 (3.38%) Web Services
13 58 (3.11%) J2EE
13 58 (3.11%) ASP.NET
14 51 (2.74%) JMS
15 50 (2.69%) Hibernate
16 49 (2.63%) jQuery
17 46 (2.47%) Middleware
18 43 (2.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 43 (2.31%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 463 (24.87%) Derivative
2 456 (24.49%) Fixed Income
3 449 (24.11%) Equities
4 241 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
5 180 (9.67%) Hedge funds
6 154 (8.27%) Computer Science
7 104 (5.59%) Mathematics
8 72 (3.87%) Credit Risk
9 64 (3.44%) Equity Derivative
10 53 (2.85%) Spread Betting
11 46 (2.47%) Credit Derivative
12 45 (2.42%) User Experience
13 42 (2.26%) Algorithms
14 31 (1.66%) Mobile Payment
14 31 (1.66%) Data Centre
15 30 (1.61%) Market Risk
16 28 (1.50%) Physics
17 26 (1.40%) PMI
18 24 (1.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
19 23 (1.24%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 351 (18.85%) UNIX
2 323 (17.35%) Linux
3 219 (11.76%) Windows
4 24 (1.29%) Android
5 23 (1.24%) Apple iOS
6 19 (1.02%) Solaris
7 17 (0.91%) CentOS
7 17 (0.91%) Fedora
8 16 (0.86%) Mac OS X
9 14 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.54%) Windows 7
12 9 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.21%) SUSE
14 3 (0.16%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.11%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.054%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.054%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.054%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 431 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
2 338 (18.15%) Multithreading
3 313 (16.81%) Low Latency
4 198 (10.63%) Risk Management
5 185 (9.94%) OO
6 161 (8.65%) Business Analysis
7 157 (8.43%) E-Commerce
8 155 (8.32%) TDD
9 143 (7.68%) SDLC
10 134 (7.20%) Project Management
11 132 (7.09%) Scrum
12 124 (6.66%) Software Engineering
13 111 (5.96%) Analytics
14 108 (5.80%) Algorithmic Trading
15 104 (5.59%) Electronic Trading
16 98 (5.26%) ITIL
16 98 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
17 86 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
18 75 (4.03%) Asset Management
19 70 (3.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 613 (32.92%) Java
2 512 (27.50%) SQL
3 383 (20.57%) C#
4 349 (18.74%) C++
5 190 (10.20%) JavaScript
6 150 (8.06%) Python
7 120 (6.44%) Perl
8 73 (3.92%) VBA
9 70 (3.76%) C
10 54 (2.90%) Shell Script
11 52 (2.79%) Bash Shell
12 34 (1.83%) T-SQL
13 33 (1.77%) Scala
14 28 (1.50%) Ruby
15 26 (1.40%) MATLAB
16 20 (1.07%) R
17 17 (0.91%) Embedded C
17 17 (0.91%) Embedded C++
18 12 (0.64%) VB
18 12 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 292 (15.68%) Degree
2 53 (2.85%) ACCA
2 53 (2.85%) CIMA
3 33 (1.77%) ISEB
4 29 (1.56%) PhD
4 29 (1.56%) PMI Certification
5 20 (1.07%) SAP Certification
5 20 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (1.07%) CCNA
6 9 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
7 8 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.43%) CCNP
7 8 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.27%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.16%) MCSE
10 3 (0.16%) PMP
10 3 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.16%) CCA
11 2 (0.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (8.22%) QA
2 62 (3.33%) EMIR
3 55 (2.95%) Dodd-Frank
4 40 (2.15%) COBIT
5 20 (1.07%) SLA
6 12 (0.64%) MiFID
7 5 (0.27%) Basel III
8 4 (0.21%) Basel II
8 4 (0.21%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.21%) COREP
8 4 (0.21%) FINREP
9 3 (0.16%) CRD IV
9 3 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.054%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.054%) Solvency II
System Software
1 26 (1.40%) Firmware
2 16 (0.86%) NFS
2 16 (0.86%) Postfix
3 12 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.54%) Active Directory
5 8 (0.43%) Docker
6 4 (0.21%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.21%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.21%) HDFS
7 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.11%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 17 (0.91%) Puppet
2 14 (0.75%) Ansible
3 12 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
5 9 (0.48%) Salt
5 9 (0.48%) Capistrano
6 5 (0.27%) SCOM
6 5 (0.27%) Nagios
7 3 (0.16%) WMI
7 3 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.16%) Oozie
7 3 (0.16%) Control-M
8 2 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 173 (9.29%) Microsoft
2 161 (8.65%) Oracle
3 105 (5.64%) TIBCO
4 52 (2.79%) Murex
5 49 (2.63%) SAP
6 46 (2.47%) SunGard
7 43 (2.31%) Wall Street Systems
8 39 (2.09%) Bloomberg
9 37 (1.99%) Red Hat
10 34 (1.83%) Sybase
11 26 (1.40%) Cisco
12 23 (1.24%) Reuters
13 21 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
14 20 (1.07%) Solace
15 19 (1.02%) StreamBase
16 17 (0.91%) Fujitsu
16 17 (0.91%) Mentor Graphics
16 17 (0.91%) Atmel
16 17 (0.91%) Freescale
16 17 (0.91%) Informatica
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + BONUS + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Up to £60k + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, Health, etc.
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £115000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £400 - £900 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80000 - £175000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + benefit package + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday