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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 335 334 295
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -39
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 873 924 1035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.92% 0.93% 1.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.18% 2.30% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 719 810 831
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £95,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +5.55%
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
40124 40186 40378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.48% 40.48% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32642 32815 31782
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 -18 811 £75,000 +7.14% 139
East of England +19 22 £41,500 +97.61% 6
South East +7 17 £75,000 +50.00% 3
South West -6 14 - - 1
West Midlands -13 5 - -
East Midlands 0 4 £38,750 +3.33%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1165 (57.62%) Finance
2 791 (39.12%) Java
3 679 (33.58%) Front Office
4 642 (31.75%) Banking
5 597 (29.53%) Agile Software Development
6 559 (27.65%) SQL
7 554 (27.40%) Equities
8 517 (25.57%) Derivative
9 453 (22.40%) Fixed Income
10 450 (22.26%) Multithreading
11 430 (21.27%) Unix
12 426 (21.07%) Low Latency
13 411 (20.33%) Degree
14 367 (18.15%) Investment Banking
15 356 (17.61%) C++
16 346 (17.11%) C#
17 309 (15.28%) Linux
18 301 (14.89%) Electronic Trading
19 275 (13.60%) Python
20 251 (12.41%) .NET
21 239 (11.82%) JavaScript
21 239 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
22 224 (11.08%) Software Engineering
23 213 (10.53%) Oracle
24 208 (10.29%) Risk Management
25 200 (9.89%) Computer Science
26 196 (9.69%) TDD
27 183 (9.05%) OO
28 177 (8.75%) SDLC
29 176 (8.70%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 33 (1.63%) Apache
2 27 (1.34%) Node.js
3 24 (1.19%) WebLogic
4 23 (1.14%) JBoss
5 21 (1.04%) WebSphere
6 17 (0.84%) Confluence
7 12 (0.59%) CMS
7 12 (0.59%) Tomcat
8 11 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (0.45%) IIS
9 9 (0.45%) Umbraco
10 7 (0.35%) GemFire
11 6 (0.30%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.25%) Mule
12 5 (0.25%) Mule ESB
12 5 (0.25%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.20%) Kentico
13 4 (0.20%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 67 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 38 (1.88%) MS Office
3 21 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
4 20 (0.99%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.30%) Mathematica
5 6 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.25%) MS Project
7 3 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.099%) Mingle
9 1 (0.049%) Maya
Business Applications
1 12 (0.59%) Kondor
2 9 (0.45%) MetaTrader
3 8 (0.40%) Salerio
4 7 (0.35%) thinkFolio
5 6 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.20%) Eikon
8 3 (0.15%) AWD
8 3 (0.15%) Eagle PACE
8 3 (0.15%) Eagle STAR
8 3 (0.15%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.15%) Summit
9 2 (0.099%) ION MarketView
10 1 (0.049%) Aligne
10 1 (0.049%) GoldMine
10 1 (0.049%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.049%) Oracle iProcurement
10 1 (0.049%) SAP Retail
10 1 (0.049%) SimCorp Dimension
10 1 (0.049%) ZaiNet
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (0.99%) GitHub
2 20 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.20%) Office 365
4 4 (0.20%) SaaS
5 1 (0.049%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.049%) IaaS
5 1 (0.049%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.73%) Multicast
2 24 (1.19%) Internet
3 23 (1.14%) TCP/IP
4 19 (0.94%) LAN
4 19 (0.94%) WAN
5 18 (0.89%) VPN
6 15 (0.74%) DNS
7 13 (0.64%) Firewall
8 12 (0.59%) DHCP
8 12 (0.59%) FTP
8 12 (0.59%) HTTP
9 7 (0.35%) SAN
10 5 (0.25%) Ethernet
10 5 (0.25%) InfiniBand
10 5 (0.25%) Intranet
11 4 (0.20%) DEFINITY
11 4 (0.20%) Network Security
11 4 (0.20%) SSL
12 3 (0.15%) SWIFTNet
12 3 (0.15%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (8.41%) SQL Server
2 104 (5.14%) KDB
3 83 (4.10%) Relational Database
4 42 (2.08%) NoSQL
5 38 (1.88%) MongoDB
6 34 (1.68%) Oracle Database
7 27 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (1.34%) MySQL
8 26 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 24 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 22 (1.09%) Hadoop
11 21 (1.04%) Data Mart
12 16 (0.79%) DB2
13 15 (0.74%) Data Mining
13 15 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (0.69%) Datomic
14 14 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (0.64%) Big Data
15 13 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 77 (3.81%) JIRA
2 74 (3.66%) Jenkins
3 73 (3.61%) Maven
4 65 (3.21%) JUnit
5 58 (2.87%) Cucumber
6 53 (2.62%) Selenium
7 48 (2.37%) Git (software)
8 41 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 31 (1.53%) Subversion
10 30 (1.48%) TeamCity
11 26 (1.29%) Jasmine
11 26 (1.29%) SpecFlow
12 24 (1.19%) FitNesse
13 22 (1.09%) Eclipse
14 20 (0.99%) WebDriver
15 18 (0.89%) Ant
16 15 (0.74%) EasyMock
17 14 (0.69%) Visual Studio
18 12 (0.59%) Sonatype Nexus
19 11 (0.54%) TestNG
General
1 1165 (57.62%) Finance
2 679 (33.58%) Front Office
3 642 (31.75%) Banking
4 367 (18.15%) Investment Banking
5 144 (7.12%) Back Office
6 132 (6.53%) Financial Institution
7 68 (3.36%) Retail
8 60 (2.97%) Legal
9 33 (1.63%) Games
10 24 (1.19%) Telecoms
11 20 (0.99%) Corporate Banking
12 19 (0.94%) Law
13 18 (0.89%) Retail Banking
14 11 (0.54%) Marketing
15 10 (0.49%) Advertising
16 8 (0.40%) French Language
16 8 (0.40%) German Language
17 5 (0.25%) International Banking
18 4 (0.20%) Multimedia
19 3 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1051 (51.98%) Developer
2 473 (23.39%) Java Developer
3 422 (20.87%) Analyst
4 203 (10.04%) Business Analyst
5 200 (9.89%) C++ Developer
6 180 (8.90%) C# Developer
7 127 (6.28%) Support Analyst
8 124 (6.13%) Senior Developer
9 100 (4.95%) Applications Support
10 85 (4.20%) .NET Developer
10 85 (4.20%) Lead Developer
11 76 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
12 74 (3.66%) Front Office Developer
13 73 (3.61%) Team Leader
14 69 (3.41%) Banking Analyst
15 65 (3.21%) Senior Java Developer
16 60 (2.97%) FX Support Analyst
17 59 (2.92%) Senior Analyst
18 57 (2.82%) JavaScript Developer
18 57 (2.82%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 251 (12.41%) .NET
2 176 (8.70%) HTML
3 170 (8.41%) FIX Protocol
4 131 (6.48%) HTML5
5 126 (6.23%) Spring
6 115 (5.69%) AngularJS
7 108 (5.34%) CSS
7 108 (5.34%) WPF
8 88 (4.35%) J2SE
8 88 (4.35%) JMS
9 86 (4.25%) WCF
10 80 (3.96%) STL
11 77 (3.81%) XML
12 72 (3.56%) Web Services
13 70 (3.46%) TIBCO EMS
14 69 (3.41%) ASP.NET
15 68 (3.36%) Ultra Messaging
16 59 (2.92%) CSS3
17 57 (2.82%) jQuery
18 54 (2.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 554 (27.40%) Equities
2 517 (25.57%) Derivative
3 453 (22.40%) Fixed Income
4 239 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
5 200 (9.89%) Computer Science
6 176 (8.70%) Hedge funds
7 112 (5.54%) Equity Derivative
8 102 (5.04%) Mathematics
9 79 (3.91%) Fintech
10 64 (3.17%) Algorithms
11 62 (3.07%) User Experience
12 56 (2.77%) Credit Derivative
13 52 (2.57%) Physics
14 51 (2.52%) Market Risk
15 48 (2.37%) Data Structures
16 36 (1.78%) Credit Risk
16 36 (1.78%) Management Information System
17 33 (1.63%) Client/Server
18 31 (1.53%) Mobile Payment
19 28 (1.38%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 430 (21.27%) Unix
2 309 (15.28%) Linux
3 160 (7.91%) Windows
4 45 (2.23%) Solaris
5 27 (1.34%) Windows Server
6 20 (0.99%) Android
7 15 (0.74%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.25%) CentOS
8 5 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.20%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.099%) AIX
10 2 (0.099%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.099%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.099%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.049%) Fedora
11 1 (0.049%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.049%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 597 (29.53%) Agile Software Development
2 450 (22.26%) Multithreading
3 426 (21.07%) Low Latency
4 301 (14.89%) Electronic Trading
5 224 (11.08%) Software Engineering
6 208 (10.29%) Risk Management
7 196 (9.69%) TDD
8 183 (9.05%) OO
9 177 (8.75%) SDLC
10 150 (7.42%) Scrum
11 144 (7.12%) Analytics
12 139 (6.87%) Project Management
13 136 (6.73%) E-Commerce
14 128 (6.33%) Business Analysis
15 125 (6.18%) Algorithmic Trading
16 123 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
17 122 (6.03%) User Acceptance Testing
18 114 (5.64%) Stakeholder Management
19 111 (5.49%) Concurrent Programming
20 101 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 791 (39.12%) Java
2 559 (27.65%) SQL
3 356 (17.61%) C++
4 346 (17.11%) C#
5 275 (13.60%) Python
6 239 (11.82%) JavaScript
7 108 (5.34%) Perl
8 96 (4.75%) Shell Script
9 64 (3.17%) C
9 64 (3.17%) Scala
10 43 (2.13%) Bash Shell
11 41 (2.03%) VBA
12 35 (1.73%) Ruby
13 34 (1.68%) R
14 28 (1.38%) MATLAB
15 25 (1.24%) PL/SQL
16 23 (1.14%) T-SQL
17 21 (1.04%) VB.NET
18 17 (0.84%) Korn
18 17 (0.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 411 (20.33%) Degree
2 26 (1.29%) ACCA
2 26 (1.29%) CIMA
3 25 (1.24%) ISEB
3 25 (1.24%) PhD
4 14 (0.69%) Brainbench
4 14 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (0.59%) CISSP
6 10 (0.49%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.30%) CISA
8 6 (0.30%) MCSE
8 6 (0.30%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.25%) CISM
10 4 (0.20%) Avaya Certification
10 4 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.20%) HNC
10 4 (0.20%) HND
10 4 (0.20%) ISSAP
11 3 (0.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 166 (8.21%) QA
2 61 (3.02%) MiFID
3 36 (1.78%) Dodd-Frank
4 34 (1.68%) EMIR
4 34 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (1.43%) COBIT
6 13 (0.64%) ISO27002
7 8 (0.40%) Solvency II
8 7 (0.35%) SLA
9 6 (0.30%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.30%) SEPA
10 5 (0.25%) Basel III
10 5 (0.25%) Data Quality
11 4 (0.20%) COREP
11 4 (0.20%) CRD IV
11 4 (0.20%) FATCA
11 4 (0.20%) FINREP
12 3 (0.15%) TARGET2
13 2 (0.099%) COSO
13 2 (0.099%) SDET
System Software
1 19 (0.94%) Docker
2 18 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.35%) KVM
3 7 (0.35%) Xen
4 4 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (0.20%) vSphere
5 3 (0.15%) Firmware
6 2 (0.099%) HDFS
6 2 (0.099%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.099%) NFS
6 2 (0.099%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.049%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.049%) Postfix
7 1 (0.049%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 40 (1.98%) ITRS Geneos
2 38 (1.88%) Puppet
3 37 (1.83%) Ansible
4 30 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (1.43%) Control-M
6 21 (1.04%) Apache Shiro
7 10 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (0.49%) Salt
8 7 (0.35%) Capistrano
9 5 (0.25%) Kibana
9 5 (0.25%) logstash
9 5 (0.25%) TIBCO Hawk
10 3 (0.15%) SCCM
11 2 (0.099%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.099%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 2 (0.099%) Nagios
11 2 (0.099%) SCOM
12 1 (0.049%) Data Guard
12 1 (0.049%) Hadoop YARN
12 1 (0.049%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 213 (10.53%) Oracle
2 147 (7.27%) TIBCO
3 114 (5.64%) Microsoft
4 79 (3.91%) Sybase
5 64 (3.17%) Bloomberg
6 57 (2.82%) Murex
7 35 (1.73%) Reuters
8 28 (1.38%) Solace
8 28 (1.38%) Wall Street Systems
9 27 (1.34%) SunGard
10 22 (1.09%) VMware
11 20 (0.99%) Informatica
12 18 (0.89%) Sun
13 17 (0.84%) Charles River
14 13 (0.64%) Calypso
14 13 (0.64%) Cisco
15 11 (0.54%) ION Trading
15 11 (0.54%) SAP
16 9 (0.45%) HP
16 9 (0.45%) IBM
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 47 minutes ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
IT Human Resources
Salary: excellent package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 100% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40k - £65k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + plus package/bonus including free travel
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £120,000 per annum Salary is approx 75-120k base + bon
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-100,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Package + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £30,000 p/a
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £43000 - £53000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago