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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 317 256 228
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -28
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 936 1237 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.91% 1.11% 1.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.36% 2.74% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 782 981 1140
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
39741 45111 41019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.51% 40.32% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 31692 35920 33663
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -27 893 £70,000 - 108
South East -1 18 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East Midlands - 9 £37,500 - 1
East of England +18 8 £30,000 -20.00% 5
North West +9 3 £50,000 +36.98% 1
South West -41 3 £76,250 +12.96% 4
Yorkshire +1 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1058 (57.13%) Finance
2 629 (33.96%) Java
3 589 (31.80%) Banking
4 535 (28.89%) Front Office
5 486 (26.24%) SQL
6 461 (24.89%) Derivative
7 448 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
8 441 (23.81%) Fixed Income
9 399 (21.54%) Investment Banking
10 394 (21.27%) Equities
11 372 (20.09%) C++
12 366 (19.76%) Multithreading
13 365 (19.71%) UNIX
14 361 (19.49%) C#
15 320 (17.28%) Linux
16 316 (17.06%) Low Latency
17 273 (14.74%) Degree
18 247 (13.34%) .NET
19 230 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
20 219 (11.83%) Back Office
21 207 (11.18%) OO
22 206 (11.12%) Windows
23 196 (10.58%) JavaScript
24 192 (10.37%) FIX Protocol
25 182 (9.83%) Risk Management
26 175 (9.45%) Hedge funds
27 172 (9.29%) SQL Server
28 167 (9.02%) Oracle
28 167 (9.02%) Microsoft
29 160 (8.64%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 49 (2.65%) Node.js
2 19 (1.03%) Tomcat
3 16 (0.86%) WebLogic
4 14 (0.76%) IIS
5 13 (0.70%) Apache
5 13 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
6 12 (0.65%) CMS
7 11 (0.59%) SharePoint
8 10 (0.54%) Oracle Coherence
9 9 (0.49%) Umbraco
10 8 (0.43%) GemFire
11 7 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.32%) NServiceBus
13 5 (0.27%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.27%) nginx
13 5 (0.27%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.27%) Sitefinity
13 5 (0.27%) Orchard CMS
14 4 (0.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 72 (3.89%) MS Excel
2 45 (2.43%) MS Office
3 24 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.54%) Mathematica
5 6 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.27%) Mingle
7 4 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.22%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.16%) MS Project
8 3 (0.16%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 20 (1.08%) SAP ERP
2 18 (0.97%) SAP FI
3 16 (0.86%) SAP FI/CO
3 16 (0.86%) SAP CO
4 15 (0.81%) thinkFolio
4 15 (0.81%) SAP FSCM
5 12 (0.65%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 12 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
5 12 (0.65%) RMDS
6 11 (0.59%) MetaTrader
6 11 (0.59%) Finacle
6 11 (0.59%) Temenos T24
6 11 (0.59%) Kondor+
7 10 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (0.43%) ION MarketView
10 5 (0.27%) LatentZero
10 5 (0.27%) LongView
10 5 (0.27%) Endur
11 4 (0.22%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.13%) SaaS
2 8 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.27%) GitHub
5 1 (0.054%) IaaS
5 1 (0.054%) PaaS
5 1 (0.054%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.62%) Multicast
2 29 (1.57%) Firewall
3 27 (1.46%) Internet
4 25 (1.35%) VPN
5 20 (1.08%) TCP/IP
6 17 (0.92%) DNS
7 15 (0.81%) SAN
8 13 (0.70%) VLAN
9 12 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (0.65%) DHCP
10 11 (0.59%) BGP
11 7 (0.38%) EIGRP
11 7 (0.38%) OSPF
11 7 (0.38%) VoIP
12 5 (0.27%) WAN
13 4 (0.22%) Intranet
13 4 (0.22%) LAN
13 4 (0.22%) Wireshark
13 4 (0.22%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (0.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (9.29%) SQL Server
2 89 (4.81%) Relational Database
3 60 (3.24%) MySQL
4 35 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 32 (1.73%) KDB
6 29 (1.57%) RDBMS
7 20 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (1.08%) SAP HANA
8 19 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (0.81%) Hadoop
11 12 (0.65%) LogicBlox
12 11 (0.59%) MongoDB
13 10 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (0.54%) Big Data
14 8 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (0.43%) NoSQL
14 8 (0.43%) Data Mining
14 8 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
15 6 (0.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 67 (3.62%) Visual Studio
2 45 (2.43%) JIRA
2 45 (2.43%) Jenkins
3 42 (2.27%) NUnit
4 37 (2.00%) Cucumber
5 35 (1.89%) GCC
6 32 (1.73%) Git (software)
7 30 (1.62%) Selenium
7 30 (1.62%) Maven
8 28 (1.51%) JUnit
9 26 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 26 (1.40%) GoogleTest
10 21 (1.13%) SpecFlow
10 21 (1.13%) TeamCity
10 21 (1.13%) Subversion
11 20 (1.08%) FitNesse
12 19 (1.03%) WebDriver
13 14 (0.76%) Hudson
14 13 (0.70%) Grunt
14 13 (0.70%) Mocha
General
1 1058 (57.13%) Finance
2 589 (31.80%) Banking
3 535 (28.89%) Front Office
4 399 (21.54%) Investment Banking
5 219 (11.83%) Back Office
6 116 (6.26%) Retail
7 83 (4.48%) Financial Institution
8 44 (2.38%) Games
8 44 (2.38%) Retail Banking
9 33 (1.78%) Legal
10 28 (1.51%) Manufacturing
11 23 (1.24%) Telecoms
12 16 (0.86%) Electronics
13 14 (0.76%) Automotive
14 12 (0.65%) Advertising
15 7 (0.38%) Marketing
16 5 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
17 4 (0.22%) Billing
18 3 (0.16%) Wholesale Banking
18 3 (0.16%) German Language
Job Titles
1 845 (45.63%) Developer
2 427 (23.06%) Analyst
3 330 (17.82%) Java Developer
4 180 (9.72%) C++ Developer
5 176 (9.50%) Business Analyst
6 171 (9.23%) C# Developer
7 157 (8.48%) Support Analyst
8 139 (7.51%) Applications Support
9 98 (5.29%) Senior Developer
10 83 (4.48%) Applications Support Analyst
11 71 (3.83%) Consultant
12 53 (2.86%) Project Manager
12 53 (2.86%) .NET Developer
13 47 (2.54%) Senior Analyst
14 45 (2.43%) Senior Java Developer
15 44 (2.38%) Quantitative Developer
16 42 (2.27%) Programmer
17 37 (2.00%) Architect
18 35 (1.89%) C# .NET Developer
19 33 (1.78%) C++ Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (13.34%) .NET
2 192 (10.37%) FIX Protocol
3 160 (8.64%) HTML
4 121 (6.53%) HTML5
5 115 (6.21%) WPF
6 109 (5.89%) WCF
7 107 (5.78%) XML
8 94 (5.08%) Spring
9 86 (4.64%) CSS
10 78 (4.21%) STL
11 77 (4.16%) Ultra Messaging
12 59 (3.19%) TIBCO EMS
13 55 (2.97%) Web Services
14 52 (2.81%) Middleware
15 50 (2.70%) CSS3
16 49 (2.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 48 (2.59%) J2EE
17 48 (2.59%) Hibernate
18 47 (2.54%) Rendezvous
18 47 (2.54%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 461 (24.89%) Derivative
2 441 (23.81%) Fixed Income
3 394 (21.27%) Equities
4 230 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
5 175 (9.45%) Hedge funds
6 143 (7.72%) Computer Science
7 91 (4.91%) Mathematics
8 60 (3.24%) Credit Risk
9 59 (3.19%) Equity Derivative
10 50 (2.70%) Spread Betting
11 42 (2.27%) User Experience
12 37 (2.00%) Algorithms
13 35 (1.89%) Open Source
13 35 (1.89%) Credit Derivative
14 29 (1.57%) Mobile Payment
15 28 (1.51%) Market Risk
15 28 (1.51%) PMI
16 26 (1.40%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 24 (1.30%) Management Information System
18 21 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 365 (19.71%) UNIX
2 320 (17.28%) Linux
3 206 (11.12%) Windows
4 21 (1.13%) Solaris
5 14 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (0.70%) Fedora
6 13 (0.70%) CentOS
7 12 (0.65%) Mac OS X
8 11 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (0.54%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.49%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.38%) Android
12 7 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.22%) SUSE
13 4 (0.22%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.11%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.054%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.054%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.054%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (19.76%) Multithreading
3 316 (17.06%) Low Latency
4 207 (11.18%) OO
5 182 (9.83%) Risk Management
6 156 (8.42%) TDD
6 156 (8.42%) Business Analysis
7 151 (8.15%) E-Commerce
8 150 (8.10%) Scrum
9 140 (7.56%) Project Management
10 126 (6.80%) Algorithmic Trading
11 112 (6.05%) Software Engineering
12 110 (5.94%) Electronic Trading
13 107 (5.78%) Analytics
14 95 (5.13%) ITIL
15 92 (4.97%) User Acceptance Testing
16 74 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
17 72 (3.89%) Asset Management
18 68 (3.67%) BDD
19 67 (3.62%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 629 (33.96%) Java
2 486 (26.24%) SQL
3 372 (20.09%) C++
4 361 (19.49%) C#
5 196 (10.58%) JavaScript
6 128 (6.91%) Python
7 118 (6.37%) Perl
8 70 (3.78%) C
9 68 (3.67%) VBA
10 50 (2.70%) Bash Shell
11 49 (2.65%) Shell Script
12 29 (1.57%) Scala
13 27 (1.46%) T-SQL
14 24 (1.30%) Ruby
15 19 (1.03%) MATLAB
16 18 (0.97%) R
17 17 (0.92%) VB.NET
18 16 (0.86%) PL/SQL
19 15 (0.81%) F#
20 14 (0.76%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 273 (14.74%) Degree
2 49 (2.65%) ACCA
3 48 (2.59%) CIMA
4 31 (1.67%) PMI Certification
5 27 (1.46%) ISEB
6 26 (1.40%) PhD
7 20 (1.08%) SAP Certification
8 19 (1.03%) CCNA
8 19 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
10 8 (0.43%) CCNP
11 7 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.27%) Brainbench
12 5 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.22%) CCA
13 4 (0.22%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.16%) MCSE
14 3 (0.16%) PMP
14 3 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (7.78%) QA
2 59 (3.19%) EMIR
3 56 (3.02%) Dodd-Frank
4 37 (2.00%) COBIT
5 19 (1.03%) SLA
6 11 (0.59%) MiFID
7 7 (0.38%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.32%) Basel III
9 5 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.27%) Basel II
10 4 (0.22%) COREP
10 4 (0.22%) FINREP
11 3 (0.16%) CRD IV
12 1 (0.054%) AIFMD
12 1 (0.054%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.054%) FATCA
12 1 (0.054%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (1.13%) Firmware
2 12 (0.65%) NFS
2 12 (0.65%) Postfix
3 10 (0.54%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.22%) Docker
6 3 (0.16%) HDFS
6 3 (0.16%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.11%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 11 (0.59%) Puppet
1 11 (0.59%) Ansible
2 10 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
2 10 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.27%) Salt
3 5 (0.27%) Capistrano
4 4 (0.22%) Nagios
5 3 (0.16%) RTView
6 2 (0.11%) SCOM
6 2 (0.11%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.11%) Netcool
6 2 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.11%) Control-M
6 2 (0.11%) Oozie
7 1 (0.054%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 167 (9.02%) Oracle
1 167 (9.02%) Microsoft
2 110 (5.94%) TIBCO
3 47 (2.54%) SAP
4 45 (2.43%) Murex
5 44 (2.38%) SunGard
6 38 (2.05%) Wall Street Systems
7 36 (1.94%) Sybase
8 31 (1.67%) Informatica
8 31 (1.67%) Red Hat
9 29 (1.57%) Bloomberg
10 24 (1.30%) Cisco
11 23 (1.24%) Solace
12 21 (1.13%) Calypso
12 21 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
13 20 (1.08%) ION Trading
14 19 (1.03%) Reuters
15 17 (0.92%) Charles River
16 14 (0.76%) NEC
16 14 (0.76%) EMC
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