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

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 335 343 283
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -60
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 898 931 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.93% 0.90% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 2.21% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 665 781 967
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £97,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
41317 42094 46310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.66% 40.66% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 33766 33576 36930
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 28 April 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 28 April 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 -19 762 £70,000 - 96
East of England +61 64 £40,500 +35.00% 1
South East +49 36 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands +11 13 £40,000 +6.66% 1
South West +11 11 £87,500 +14.75% 1
West Midlands - 4 £50,000 -
North West +32 2 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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).

1 985 (55.78%) Finance
2 652 (36.92%) Java
3 530 (30.01%) Banking
4 525 (29.73%) Front Office
5 487 (27.58%) Agile Software Development
6 468 (26.50%) Equities
7 461 (26.10%) Derivative
8 447 (25.31%) SQL
9 421 (23.84%) Degree
10 409 (23.16%) Fixed Income
11 382 (21.63%) Unix
12 381 (21.57%) Multithreading
13 327 (18.52%) Low Latency
14 306 (17.33%) C++
15 303 (17.16%) C#
15 303 (17.16%) Investment Banking
16 272 (15.40%) Linux
17 250 (14.16%) Python
18 215 (12.17%) .NET
19 214 (12.12%) Electronic Trading
20 213 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
21 206 (11.66%) Oracle
22 204 (11.55%) Software Engineering
23 189 (10.70%) Hedge funds
24 176 (9.97%) Computer Science
25 170 (9.63%) TDD
26 169 (9.57%) Risk Management
27 167 (9.46%) JavaScript
28 160 (9.06%) Scrum
29 159 (9.00%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 41 (2.32%) Confluence
2 32 (1.81%) Apache
2 32 (1.81%) IIS
3 24 (1.36%) WebSphere
4 21 (1.19%) Node.js
5 17 (0.96%) JBoss
5 17 (0.96%) Tomcat
6 15 (0.85%) CMS
7 14 (0.79%) SharePoint
8 12 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (0.62%) WebLogic
10 9 (0.51%) Orchard CMS
11 6 (0.34%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.28%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.28%) Mule
12 5 (0.28%) Mule ESB
13 4 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.23%) GemFire
13 4 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 91 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.87%) MS Office
3 25 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.40%) Mathematica
6 6 (0.34%) Maya
6 6 (0.34%) MS Project
7 5 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.057%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.057%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 19 (1.08%) MetaTrader
2 13 (0.74%) Kondor
3 8 (0.45%) Misys Midas
3 8 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
3 8 (0.45%) thinkFolio
4 6 (0.34%) Summit
5 5 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.23%) Eikon
6 4 (0.23%) Finacle
6 4 (0.23%) Front Arena
6 4 (0.23%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.23%) Misys Opics
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (0.23%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.23%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.23%) Temenos T24
7 3 (0.17%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (1.30%) GitHub
3 22 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.45%) Office 365
5 7 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.23%) SaaS
8 1 (0.057%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.057%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.057%) IaaS
8 1 (0.057%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.057%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.93%) Multicast
2 27 (1.53%) Internet
3 18 (1.02%) DNS
4 15 (0.85%) DHCP
5 10 (0.57%) Intranet
5 10 (0.57%) LAN
5 10 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.57%) WAN
6 8 (0.45%) iSCSI
7 6 (0.34%) NAS
7 6 (0.34%) SAN
8 5 (0.28%) LDAP
8 5 (0.28%) VLAN
9 4 (0.23%) DEFINITY
9 4 (0.23%) Network Security
9 4 (0.23%) SSL
9 4 (0.23%) VPN
10 3 (0.17%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (0.17%) Firewall
10 3 (0.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (8.49%) SQL Server
2 78 (4.42%) Relational Database
3 75 (4.25%) KDB
4 38 (2.15%) MySQL
5 30 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (1.64%) Oracle Database
7 26 (1.47%) MongoDB
8 22 (1.25%) Hadoop
8 22 (1.25%) NoSQL
8 22 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (1.13%) DB2
10 17 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
12 12 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (0.62%) Big Data
13 11 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (0.51%) RDBMS
16 8 (0.45%) Data Mining
16 8 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 88 (4.98%) JIRA
2 60 (3.40%) Jenkins
3 54 (3.06%) Git (software)
4 51 (2.89%) Selenium
5 48 (2.72%) JUnit
6 38 (2.15%) Maven
7 37 (2.10%) Cucumber
7 37 (2.10%) Subversion
7 37 (2.10%) TeamCity
8 31 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 23 (1.30%) Visual Studio
10 22 (1.25%) Jasmine
11 20 (1.13%) Sonatype Nexus
12 17 (0.96%) Eclipse
12 17 (0.96%) WebDriver
13 16 (0.91%) Mockito
14 13 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
15 12 (0.68%) FitNesse
16 11 (0.62%) FxCop
16 11 (0.62%) Gradle
General
1 985 (55.78%) Finance
2 530 (30.01%) Banking
3 525 (29.73%) Front Office
4 303 (17.16%) Investment Banking
5 109 (6.17%) Back Office
6 95 (5.38%) Financial Institution
7 67 (3.79%) Retail
8 44 (2.49%) Legal
9 32 (1.81%) Corporate Banking
10 23 (1.30%) Telecoms
11 20 (1.13%) Games
12 19 (1.08%) Law
13 14 (0.79%) Marketing
14 13 (0.74%) Advertising
15 9 (0.51%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.34%) Electronics
16 6 (0.34%) Private Banking
17 5 (0.28%) Publishing
18 4 (0.23%) French Language
18 4 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 868 (49.15%) Developer
2 374 (21.18%) Analyst
3 366 (20.72%) Java Developer
4 195 (11.04%) Business Analyst
5 162 (9.17%) C++ Developer
6 149 (8.44%) C# Developer
7 137 (7.76%) Support Analyst
8 121 (6.85%) Senior Developer
9 91 (5.15%) .NET Developer
10 82 (4.64%) Applications Support
11 77 (4.36%) Consultant
12 76 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
13 73 (4.13%) Lead Developer
14 68 (3.85%) Front Office Developer
15 65 (3.68%) Project Manager
16 64 (3.62%) Banking Analyst
17 61 (3.45%) FX Support Analyst
18 55 (3.11%) Python Developer
19 54 (3.06%) Senior Analyst
20 52 (2.94%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (12.17%) .NET
2 149 (8.44%) FIX Protocol
3 121 (6.85%) HTML
4 100 (5.66%) WPF
5 86 (4.87%) Spring
5 86 (4.87%) WCF
6 85 (4.81%) XML
7 80 (4.53%) JMS
8 79 (4.47%) J2SE
9 78 (4.42%) CSS
10 76 (4.30%) AngularJS
10 76 (4.30%) HTML5
11 68 (3.85%) ASP.NET
12 67 (3.79%) Web Services
13 64 (3.62%) STL
14 56 (3.17%) jQuery
15 55 (3.11%) TIBCO EMS
16 54 (3.06%) Ultra Messaging
17 48 (2.72%) .NET Framework
18 45 (2.55%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 468 (26.50%) Equities
2 461 (26.10%) Derivative
3 409 (23.16%) Fixed Income
4 213 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
5 189 (10.70%) Hedge funds
6 176 (9.97%) Computer Science
7 76 (4.30%) Equity Derivative
7 76 (4.30%) Fintech
8 72 (4.08%) Mathematics
9 54 (3.06%) Algorithms
9 54 (3.06%) User Experience
10 47 (2.66%) Market Risk
11 46 (2.60%) Data Structures
12 35 (1.98%) Credit Risk
13 34 (1.93%) SWIFT
14 27 (1.53%) Mobile Payment
15 26 (1.47%) Management Information System
15 26 (1.47%) Mobile App
16 24 (1.36%) Spread Betting
17 23 (1.30%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 382 (21.63%) Unix
2 272 (15.40%) Linux
3 137 (7.76%) Windows
4 31 (1.76%) Android
5 23 (1.30%) Apple iOS
6 19 (1.08%) Solaris
6 19 (1.08%) Windows Server
7 15 (0.85%) CentOS
8 14 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.68%) Ubuntu
10 10 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.40%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.23%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.17%) AIX
14 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.11%) VMS
15 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (27.58%) Agile Software Development
2 381 (21.57%) Multithreading
3 327 (18.52%) Low Latency
4 214 (12.12%) Electronic Trading
5 204 (11.55%) Software Engineering
6 170 (9.63%) TDD
7 169 (9.57%) Risk Management
8 160 (9.06%) Scrum
9 159 (9.00%) OO
10 139 (7.87%) Analytics
10 139 (7.87%) Project Management
11 114 (6.46%) SDLC
12 104 (5.89%) Algorithmic Trading
12 104 (5.89%) User Acceptance Testing
13 103 (5.83%) Concurrent Programming
14 102 (5.78%) Business Analysis
15 96 (5.44%) Stakeholder Management
16 89 (5.04%) SOA
17 88 (4.98%) Continuous Integration
18 87 (4.93%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 652 (36.92%) Java
2 447 (25.31%) SQL
3 306 (17.33%) C++
4 303 (17.16%) C#
5 250 (14.16%) Python
6 167 (9.46%) JavaScript
7 68 (3.85%) C
8 65 (3.68%) Shell Script
9 64 (3.62%) Perl
9 64 (3.62%) Scala
10 50 (2.83%) VBA
11 35 (1.98%) T-SQL
12 34 (1.93%) Bash Shell
13 30 (1.70%) VB.NET
14 27 (1.53%) MATLAB
15 21 (1.19%) R
16 18 (1.02%) XPath
17 17 (0.96%) PowerShell
18 15 (0.85%) ES6
18 15 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 421 (23.84%) Degree
2 19 (1.08%) ISEB
3 18 (1.02%) Brainbench
4 17 (0.96%) ACCA
4 17 (0.96%) CIMA
5 11 (0.62%) PhD
6 10 (0.57%) CISSP
6 10 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (0.51%) PMI Certification
8 8 (0.45%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.28%) CISA
9 5 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.23%) Avaya Certification
10 4 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.23%) CISM
10 4 (0.23%) HNC
10 4 (0.23%) HND
10 4 (0.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (6.51%) QA
2 55 (3.11%) MiFID
3 27 (1.53%) Dodd-Frank
3 27 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (1.25%) COBIT
4 22 (1.25%) EMIR
5 17 (0.96%) SLA
6 15 (0.85%) ISO27002
7 14 (0.79%) SEPA
8 10 (0.57%) Data Quality
9 9 (0.51%) PCI DSS
10 7 (0.40%) ISO20022
11 6 (0.34%) Basel III
11 6 (0.34%) SSAE 16
12 5 (0.28%) FATCA
13 4 (0.23%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.11%) COREP
14 2 (0.11%) COSO
14 2 (0.11%) CRD IV
14 2 (0.11%) SDET
System Software
1 28 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (1.02%) Docker
3 15 (0.85%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.62%) vSphere
5 8 (0.45%) NFS
6 7 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.34%) KVM
7 6 (0.34%) Xen
8 5 (0.28%) XenApp
9 4 (0.23%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.17%) Firmware
11 2 (0.11%) vCloud
11 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.11%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.057%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.057%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 47 (2.66%) Puppet
2 46 (2.60%) Ansible
3 39 (2.21%) Control-M
4 35 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (1.36%) ITRS Geneos
6 12 (0.68%) Apache Shiro
6 12 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (0.57%) BladeLogic
8 7 (0.40%) Salt
9 5 (0.28%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.17%) Capistrano
10 3 (0.17%) Kibana
10 3 (0.17%) logstash
10 3 (0.17%) SCOM
11 2 (0.11%) vMotion
12 1 (0.057%) Data Guard
12 1 (0.057%) Kubernetes
12 1 (0.057%) Linux-HA
12 1 (0.057%) Mesos
12 1 (0.057%) SCCM
Vendors
1 206 (11.66%) Oracle
2 132 (7.47%) Microsoft
3 114 (6.46%) TIBCO
4 82 (4.64%) Murex
5 56 (3.17%) Bloomberg
6 47 (2.66%) Calypso
7 44 (2.49%) Sybase
8 33 (1.87%) VMware
9 31 (1.76%) Reuters
10 25 (1.42%) SAP
11 24 (1.36%) Wall Street Systems
12 21 (1.19%) SunGard
13 18 (1.02%) Charles River
14 17 (0.96%) Red Hat
15 16 (0.91%) HP
16 15 (0.85%) Currenex
17 14 (0.79%) Cisco
17 14 (0.79%) ION Trading
18 13 (0.74%) Citrix
18 13 (0.74%) Solace
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: market rates
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Salary: healthcare, Pension, life cover,
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Qualserv Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
County Durham
TUI Group
Posted: Yesterday
Stockton-on-tees, County Durham
TUI Group
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
World First
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Web Financial Group
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £150000 - £175000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TUI Group
Salary: Very competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 30-45k base + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent Bonus, Pens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago