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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK / England
Rank 370 341 327
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -14
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 616 875 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.92% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.04% 2.25% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 455 712 818
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -5.50%

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
30196 38846 38337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.39% 40.65% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 24565 31564 31108
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England 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 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 22 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) within the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -24 557 £72,500 - 97
East of England +22 25 £50,000 +17.64% 14
South East +70 11 £52,500 -6.45% 2
South West +14 9 £87,500 -
North West -21 4 - -
West Midlands +18 3 - -
East Midlands +9 1 £35,000 -12.50%
North East - 1 - - 1
Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 783 (59.68%) Finance
2 539 (41.08%) Java
3 419 (31.94%) Banking
4 400 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
5 384 (29.27%) SQL
6 376 (28.66%) Front Office
7 367 (27.97%) Derivative
8 353 (26.91%) Fixed Income
9 331 (25.23%) Multithreading
10 324 (24.70%) Equities
11 295 (22.48%) Degree
12 273 (20.81%) Low Latency
13 250 (19.05%) Unix
14 230 (17.53%) Linux
15 205 (15.63%) Investment Banking
16 194 (14.79%) Electronic Trading
17 190 (14.48%) C++
18 182 (13.87%) C#
19 180 (13.72%) Python
20 152 (11.59%) TIBCO
21 143 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
22 142 (10.82%) Oracle
23 139 (10.59%) OO
23 139 (10.59%) FIX Protocol
24 131 (9.98%) Concurrent Programming
25 121 (9.22%) Windows
26 116 (8.84%) Software Engineering
27 113 (8.61%) JMS
28 111 (8.46%) JavaScript
29 105 (8.00%) SQL Server

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

Application Platforms
1 42 (3.20%) JBoss
2 37 (2.82%) Apache Spark
3 34 (2.59%) WebSphere
4 29 (2.21%) Tomcat
5 26 (1.98%) WebLogic
6 25 (1.91%) Jetty
7 21 (1.60%) Apache
8 18 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
8 18 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
9 16 (1.22%) Apache Solr
9 16 (1.22%) Mule
9 16 (1.22%) OpenStack
10 12 (0.91%) Mule ESB
11 5 (0.38%) IIS
12 4 (0.30%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.30%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.23%) DataSynapse
13 3 (0.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 2 (0.15%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 41 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.22%) MS Office
3 9 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.53%) MS Project
5 6 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.46%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.23%) Mathematica
6 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.15%) InVision
8 1 (0.076%) NUKE
8 1 (0.076%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 23 (1.75%) SAP FI
2 20 (1.52%) SAP CO
2 20 (1.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (0.76%) Temenos T24
4 5 (0.38%) EQXanite
4 5 (0.38%) thinkFolio
5 4 (0.30%) Eze OMS
5 4 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.23%) MetaTrader
6 3 (0.23%) RMDS
7 2 (0.15%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (0.15%) Unica
8 1 (0.076%) BASE24
8 1 (0.076%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 1 (0.076%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.076%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.076%) FINCAD Analytics
8 1 (0.076%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.076%) Murex MxG2000
8 1 (0.076%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 40 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.69%) GitHub
4 6 (0.46%) Office 365
4 6 (0.46%) SaaS
5 3 (0.23%) Google Play
5 3 (0.23%) Heroku
6 1 (0.076%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.076%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.076%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.076%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.83%) TCP/IP
2 23 (1.75%) LAN
3 21 (1.60%) Multicast
4 20 (1.52%) FIX Connectivity
5 16 (1.22%) DNS
6 12 (0.91%) Firewall
7 8 (0.61%) DHCP
7 8 (0.61%) Internet
8 7 (0.53%) WAN
9 5 (0.38%) HTTP
10 4 (0.30%) BGP
10 4 (0.30%) Wireless
11 3 (0.23%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.23%) MPLS
11 3 (0.23%) OSPF
12 2 (0.15%) Intranet
12 2 (0.15%) LDAP
12 2 (0.15%) SSH
12 2 (0.15%) SSL
12 2 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 80 (6.10%) NoSQL
3 73 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 49 (3.73%) Big Data
5 47 (3.58%) Hadoop
6 44 (3.35%) KDB
7 42 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 38 (2.90%) MongoDB
8 38 (2.90%) MySQL
9 37 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
10 36 (2.74%) RDBMS
11 35 (2.67%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.22%) Couchbase
12 16 (1.22%) Redis
12 16 (1.22%) Riak
13 14 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (0.91%) MS Access
14 12 (0.91%) Sybase ASE
15 11 (0.84%) Data Mart
15 11 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 58 (4.42%) JIRA
2 46 (3.51%) Maven
3 29 (2.21%) Subversion
4 27 (2.06%) JUnit
4 27 (2.06%) Selenium
5 25 (1.91%) Git (software)
6 23 (1.75%) Gradle
7 21 (1.60%) Cucumber
8 20 (1.52%) TeamCity
9 19 (1.45%) Ant
10 18 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (1.22%) Visual Studio
12 15 (1.14%) SpecFlow
13 14 (1.07%) FitNesse
14 13 (0.99%) Jenkins
15 10 (0.76%) NUnit
16 8 (0.61%) HP UFT
17 7 (0.53%) Hudson
17 7 (0.53%) JMeter
17 7 (0.53%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 783 (59.68%) Finance
2 419 (31.94%) Banking
3 376 (28.66%) Front Office
4 205 (15.63%) Investment Banking
5 77 (5.87%) Retail
6 65 (4.95%) Back Office
7 52 (3.96%) Financial Institution
8 20 (1.52%) Telecoms
9 19 (1.45%) Marketing
10 15 (1.14%) Retail Banking
11 13 (0.99%) Advertising
12 11 (0.84%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.84%) Private Banking
13 10 (0.76%) Games
13 10 (0.76%) General Ledger
13 10 (0.76%) Publishing
14 9 (0.69%) Corporate Banking
14 9 (0.69%) French Language
15 7 (0.53%) Danish Language
16 6 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 649 (49.47%) Developer
2 382 (29.12%) Java Developer
3 297 (22.64%) Analyst
4 135 (10.29%) Business Analyst
5 134 (10.21%) Senior Developer
6 107 (8.16%) C++ Developer
7 83 (6.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 76 (5.79%) Support Analyst
9 74 (5.64%) C# Developer
10 56 (4.27%) Applications Support
10 56 (4.27%) Lead Developer
11 54 (4.12%) Consultant
12 45 (3.43%) Team Leader
13 43 (3.28%) Investment Banking Java Developer
14 41 (3.13%) Core Java Developer
14 41 (3.13%) Murex Analyst
15 40 (3.05%) Applications Support Analyst
16 39 (2.97%) Quantitative Developer
17 38 (2.90%) Murex Business Analyst
18 36 (2.74%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (10.59%) FIX Protocol
2 113 (8.61%) JMS
3 99 (7.55%) .NET
4 81 (6.17%) HTML
5 80 (6.10%) TIBCO EMS
6 76 (5.79%) J2SE
7 72 (5.49%) AngularJS
8 60 (4.57%) Swing
8 60 (4.57%) Ultra Messaging
9 59 (4.50%) Spring
10 53 (4.04%) Rendezvous
11 49 (3.73%) Middleware
12 46 (3.51%) XML
13 45 (3.43%) HTML5
13 45 (3.43%) React
14 42 (3.20%) ASP.NET
15 39 (2.97%) CSS
15 39 (2.97%) REST
16 35 (2.67%) Java SE
17 32 (2.44%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 367 (27.97%) Derivative
2 353 (26.91%) Fixed Income
3 324 (24.70%) Equities
4 143 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
5 92 (7.01%) Computer Science
6 83 (6.33%) Algorithms
7 81 (6.17%) Hedge funds
8 68 (5.18%) Data Structures
9 64 (4.88%) OTC Derivatives
10 61 (4.65%) Fintech
11 48 (3.66%) Equity Derivative
12 47 (3.58%) Credit Derivative
13 42 (3.20%) User Experience
14 27 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
14 27 (2.06%) Market Risk
15 26 (1.98%) Credit Risk
16 20 (1.52%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 17 (1.30%) Mobile App
18 15 (1.14%) SWIFT
19 12 (0.91%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 250 (19.05%) Unix
2 230 (17.53%) Linux
3 121 (9.22%) Windows
4 48 (3.66%) Apple iOS
5 46 (3.51%) Android
6 9 (0.69%) Solaris
7 8 (0.61%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.23%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.15%) Debian
11 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.076%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 400 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
2 331 (25.23%) Multithreading
3 273 (20.81%) Low Latency
4 194 (14.79%) Electronic Trading
5 139 (10.59%) OO
6 131 (9.98%) Concurrent Programming
7 116 (8.84%) Software Engineering
8 102 (7.77%) SDLC
9 98 (7.47%) Mathematics
9 98 (7.47%) TDD
10 96 (7.32%) Business Analysis
11 91 (6.94%) Scrum
12 87 (6.63%) E-Commerce
13 86 (6.55%) Continuous Integration
14 85 (6.48%) Algorithmic Trading
15 77 (5.87%) Risk Management
16 65 (4.95%) Performance Tuning
17 63 (4.80%) Change Management
17 63 (4.80%) Project Management
18 59 (4.50%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 539 (41.08%) Java
2 384 (29.27%) SQL
3 190 (14.48%) C++
4 182 (13.87%) C#
5 180 (13.72%) Python
6 111 (8.46%) JavaScript
7 77 (5.87%) Perl
8 64 (4.88%) Scala
9 45 (3.43%) Shell Script
10 37 (2.82%) Bash Shell
10 37 (2.82%) VBA
11 30 (2.29%) C
12 25 (1.91%) PL/SQL
13 23 (1.75%) MATLAB
13 23 (1.75%) VB
14 21 (1.60%) Go
14 21 (1.60%) R
15 20 (1.52%) Groovy
15 20 (1.52%) Ruby
16 16 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 295 (22.48%) Degree
2 12 (0.91%) ISEB
3 8 (0.61%) PhD
3 8 (0.61%) Postgraduate
4 7 (0.53%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.46%) HND
5 6 (0.46%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.38%) CFA
7 4 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.23%) ACCA
8 3 (0.23%) CIMA
8 3 (0.23%) CIPFA
8 3 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (0.23%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.15%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.15%) RHCA
9 2 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (7.77%) QA
2 48 (3.66%) MiFID
3 27 (2.06%) EMIR
4 24 (1.83%) SLA
5 20 (1.52%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.30%) Basel III
6 4 (0.30%) FATCA
6 4 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.23%) IFRS
7 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.076%) BS25999
8 1 (0.076%) COBIT
8 1 (0.076%) COSO
8 1 (0.076%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.076%) ISO15022
8 1 (0.076%) SEPA
System Software
1 28 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.53%) vSphere
4 5 (0.38%) NFS
5 3 (0.23%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.23%) Docker
5 3 (0.23%) HDFS
5 3 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.15%) GridGain
6 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.076%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.076%) Snort
7 1 (0.076%) SRDF
7 1 (0.076%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.076%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.076%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (1.68%) Ansible
1 22 (1.68%) Puppet
2 21 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (1.45%) Salt
4 16 (1.22%) ITRS Geneos
4 16 (1.22%) Kibana
4 16 (1.22%) logstash
5 10 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.46%) Control-M
7 5 (0.38%) vMotion
8 3 (0.23%) Capistrano
8 3 (0.23%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.23%) Oozie
8 3 (0.23%) SCOM
9 2 (0.15%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.15%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.15%) Nagios
9 2 (0.15%) SCCM
10 1 (0.076%) OpenNMS
10 1 (0.076%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 152 (11.59%) TIBCO
2 142 (10.82%) Oracle
3 89 (6.78%) Sybase
4 74 (5.64%) Murex
5 72 (5.49%) Microsoft
6 42 (3.20%) Bloomberg
7 33 (2.52%) SAP
8 31 (2.36%) IBM
8 31 (2.36%) ION Trading
8 31 (2.36%) Reuters
9 29 (2.21%) Solace
10 27 (2.06%) Calypso
11 26 (1.98%) Charles River
12 21 (1.60%) Cisco
12 21 (1.60%) FXall
13 16 (1.22%) Adobe
13 16 (1.22%) MuleSoft
14 14 (1.07%) Google
15 12 (0.91%) Caplin
15 12 (0.91%) StreamBase
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £0.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + be - 50% bonus, pens, 28 days hol
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Cov
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £105000 - £115000 per annum + plus package and large bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago