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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 365 286 272
Rank change year-on-year
-79 -14
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 746 1145 1241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.81% 1.12% 1.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.97% 2.64% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 589 940 1051
Median salary £74,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £92,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -3.40%
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
37860 43343 44117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.33% 42.31% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 31376 34957 34665
Median salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -53 660 £75,000 +11.11% 93
South East +52 48 £45,000 -0.55% 2
West Midlands +1 13 £60,000 +0.84%
South West +13 10 £75,000 +87.50%
East of England +22 7 £50,000 -9.09% 3
North West +11 4 £22,500 -59.09% 2
East Midlands -32 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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).

1 888 (58.31%) Finance
2 544 (35.72%) Java
3 465 (30.53%) Derivative
4 451 (29.61%) Banking
5 447 (29.35%) SQL
6 442 (29.02%) Front Office
7 425 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
8 398 (26.13%) Fixed Income
9 389 (25.54%) Degree
10 357 (23.44%) Equities
11 312 (20.49%) Multithreading
12 273 (17.93%) Unix
13 246 (16.15%) Linux
14 232 (15.23%) Low Latency
15 223 (14.64%) C#
16 212 (13.92%) Python
17 206 (13.53%) Investment Banking
18 199 (13.07%) C++
19 198 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
20 177 (11.62%) OO
21 170 (11.16%) Oracle
22 165 (10.83%) Software Engineering
23 161 (10.57%) Hedge funds
24 149 (9.78%) .NET
25 146 (9.59%) TIBCO
26 142 (9.32%) JMS
27 139 (9.13%) Risk Management
28 138 (9.06%) Electronic Trading
29 136 (8.93%) QA
30 134 (8.80%) 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 47 (3.09%) IIS
2 44 (2.89%) Confluence
3 31 (2.04%) CMS
4 20 (1.31%) SharePoint
5 19 (1.25%) Tomcat
6 17 (1.12%) WebSphere
7 16 (1.05%) JBoss
8 14 (0.92%) Apache Spark
9 13 (0.85%) WebLogic
10 12 (0.79%) Jetty
10 12 (0.79%) Orchard CMS
11 8 (0.53%) Apache
11 8 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
14 2 (0.13%) GemFire
14 2 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
15 1 (0.066%) Apache Pig
15 1 (0.066%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.066%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 69 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.51%) MS Office
3 18 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
4 13 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.59%) Maya
6 7 (0.46%) Mathematica
6 7 (0.46%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.33%) MS Project
9 4 (0.26%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.13%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.13%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 18 (1.18%) MetaTrader
2 16 (1.05%) Summit
3 11 (0.72%) Misys Midas
3 11 (0.72%) SAP CO
3 11 (0.72%) SAP FI
3 11 (0.72%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (0.72%) thinkFolio
4 9 (0.59%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (0.53%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 8 (0.53%) Front Arena
6 6 (0.39%) SAP FI-GL
6 6 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.33%) Algo Collateral
7 5 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.26%) Finacle
8 4 (0.26%) Misys Opics
8 4 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
8 4 (0.26%) SAP FSCM
8 4 (0.26%) SunGard GMI
8 4 (0.26%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (0.85%) GitHub
3 10 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.46%) SaaS
6 4 (0.26%) Office 365
7 2 (0.13%) Force.com
7 2 (0.13%) iTunes
8 1 (0.066%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.066%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.066%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.066%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.066%) IaaS
8 1 (0.066%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.066%) PaaS
8 1 (0.066%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 58 (3.81%) Multicast
2 34 (2.23%) TCP/IP
3 32 (2.10%) Internet
4 30 (1.97%) Firewall
5 29 (1.90%) DNS
6 13 (0.85%) Intranet
7 10 (0.66%) DHCP
8 7 (0.46%) iSCSI
9 5 (0.33%) LAN
9 5 (0.33%) LDAP
9 5 (0.33%) VLAN
9 5 (0.33%) WAN
10 3 (0.20%) HTTP
10 3 (0.20%) NAS
10 3 (0.20%) SAN
11 2 (0.13%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.13%) NetScaler
11 2 (0.13%) Network Security
11 2 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (8.80%) SQL Server
2 55 (3.61%) Relational Database
3 40 (2.63%) KDB
3 40 (2.63%) MySQL
4 37 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (2.30%) Big Data
6 31 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 28 (1.84%) Hadoop
8 23 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (1.31%) NoSQL
10 17 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
11 16 (1.05%) MongoDB
11 16 (1.05%) Sybase ASE
12 14 (0.92%) Oracle Database
12 14 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (0.72%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 76 (4.99%) JIRA
2 64 (4.20%) Selenium
3 62 (4.07%) Jenkins
4 48 (3.15%) Visual Studio
5 47 (3.09%) Maven
6 45 (2.95%) JMeter
6 45 (2.95%) JUnit
7 44 (2.89%) Git (software)
8 42 (2.76%) Cucumber
9 31 (2.04%) Ant
10 29 (1.90%) Gradle
11 27 (1.77%) WebDriver
12 26 (1.71%) SoapUI
13 24 (1.58%) TeamCity
14 23 (1.51%) Subversion
15 21 (1.38%) jMock
16 20 (1.31%) Hudson
16 20 (1.31%) TestNG
17 19 (1.25%) LoadRunner
18 16 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 888 (58.31%) Finance
2 451 (29.61%) Banking
3 442 (29.02%) Front Office
4 206 (13.53%) Investment Banking
5 87 (5.71%) Back Office
6 60 (3.94%) Retail
7 53 (3.48%) Financial Institution
8 30 (1.97%) Corporate Banking
9 21 (1.38%) Legal
10 20 (1.31%) Private Banking
11 15 (0.98%) Telecoms
12 13 (0.85%) Marketing
13 12 (0.79%) Advertising
13 12 (0.79%) Games
13 12 (0.79%) Retail Banking
14 10 (0.66%) Law
15 9 (0.59%) Manufacturing
16 7 (0.46%) Electronics
16 7 (0.46%) General Ledger
16 7 (0.46%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 682 (44.78%) Developer
2 358 (23.51%) Analyst
3 329 (21.60%) Java Developer
4 218 (14.31%) Business Analyst
5 104 (6.83%) Senior Developer
6 97 (6.37%) C# Developer
7 91 (5.98%) Support Analyst
8 85 (5.58%) C++ Developer
9 84 (5.52%) Applications Support
10 77 (5.06%) Consultant
11 73 (4.79%) Quantitative Developer
12 59 (3.87%) .NET Developer
13 56 (3.68%) Programmer
14 52 (3.41%) Banking Analyst
15 50 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
16 49 (3.22%) Senior Java Developer
17 48 (3.15%) FX Business Analyst
18 47 (3.09%) Lead Developer
18 47 (3.09%) Project Manager
19 45 (2.95%) Low Latency Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (9.78%) .NET
2 142 (9.32%) JMS
3 123 (8.08%) FIX Protocol
4 106 (6.96%) HTML
5 84 (5.52%) J2SE
6 77 (5.06%) Web Services
7 70 (4.60%) Ultra Messaging
8 69 (4.53%) ASP.NET
8 69 (4.53%) TIBCO EMS
9 67 (4.40%) WPF
10 62 (4.07%) WCF
11 59 (3.87%) Spring
12 57 (3.74%) AngularJS
12 57 (3.74%) Swing
13 54 (3.55%) CSS
14 51 (3.35%) XML
15 48 (3.15%) jQuery
16 47 (3.09%) Rendezvous
17 44 (2.89%) ASP.NET MVC
17 44 (2.89%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 465 (30.53%) Derivative
2 398 (26.13%) Fixed Income
3 357 (23.44%) Equities
4 198 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
5 161 (10.57%) Hedge funds
6 121 (7.94%) Computer Science
7 93 (6.11%) Fintech
8 89 (5.84%) OTC Derivatives
9 79 (5.19%) Mathematics
10 66 (4.33%) Market Risk
11 59 (3.87%) Algorithms
12 53 (3.48%) SWIFT
13 44 (2.89%) Credit Risk
13 44 (2.89%) Data Structures
14 42 (2.76%) User Experience
15 39 (2.56%) Equity Derivative
16 37 (2.43%) Statistics
17 32 (2.10%) Credit Derivative
17 32 (2.10%) Management Information System
18 27 (1.77%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 273 (17.93%) Unix
2 246 (16.15%) Linux
3 124 (8.14%) Windows
4 39 (2.56%) Android
4 39 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 22 (1.44%) Solaris
6 13 (0.85%) CentOS
6 13 (0.85%) Ubuntu
7 12 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (0.66%) Windows Server
9 8 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.26%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.13%) VMS
11 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.13%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.066%) AIX
12 1 (0.066%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 312 (20.49%) Multithreading
3 232 (15.23%) Low Latency
4 177 (11.62%) OO
5 165 (10.83%) Software Engineering
6 139 (9.13%) Risk Management
7 138 (9.06%) Electronic Trading
8 130 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 128 (8.40%) Scrum
10 109 (7.16%) Business Analysis
11 108 (7.09%) Concurrent Programming
12 106 (6.96%) TDD
13 98 (6.43%) SDLC
14 97 (6.37%) Continuous Integration
15 92 (6.04%) Algorithmic Trading
16 91 (5.98%) User Acceptance Testing
17 87 (5.71%) Analytics
18 85 (5.58%) Project Management
19 78 (5.12%) Unit Testing
20 68 (4.46%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 544 (35.72%) Java
2 447 (29.35%) SQL
3 223 (14.64%) C#
4 212 (13.92%) Python
5 199 (13.07%) C++
6 116 (7.62%) JavaScript
7 96 (6.30%) Perl
8 78 (5.12%) VBA
9 66 (4.33%) C
10 52 (3.41%) Bash Shell
11 46 (3.02%) T-SQL
12 42 (2.76%) Shell Script
13 41 (2.69%) Scala
14 30 (1.97%) MATLAB
15 26 (1.71%) Ruby
15 26 (1.71%) VB
16 23 (1.51%) Groovy
17 22 (1.44%) PowerShell
18 21 (1.38%) PL/SQL
19 17 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 389 (25.54%) Degree
2 43 (2.82%) ISEB
3 21 (1.38%) PhD
4 20 (1.31%) ISTQB
5 18 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (0.46%) Brainbench
6 7 (0.46%) CISA
6 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.39%) CISSP
8 5 (0.33%) CISM
8 5 (0.33%) Postgraduate
8 5 (0.33%) QiCA
9 3 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.20%) MBA
9 3 (0.20%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.13%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.066%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (8.93%) QA
2 68 (4.46%) MiFID
3 33 (2.17%) EMIR
4 32 (2.10%) Dodd-Frank
5 22 (1.44%) SLA
6 12 (0.79%) FATCA
7 11 (0.72%) SEPA
8 8 (0.53%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (0.46%) ISO20022
10 6 (0.39%) SSAE 16
11 5 (0.33%) COBIT
11 5 (0.33%) PCI DSS
12 4 (0.26%) SDET
13 3 (0.20%) BS25999
13 3 (0.20%) COSO
14 2 (0.13%) GAAP
14 2 (0.13%) ISO27002
15 1 (0.066%) Basel III
15 1 (0.066%) UCITS
System Software
1 21 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.66%) Snort
4 9 (0.59%) Docker
5 8 (0.53%) vSphere
6 7 (0.46%) NFS
6 7 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 5 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.26%) KVM
9 4 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (0.26%) Xen
10 3 (0.20%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.20%) HDFS
10 3 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.13%) Firmware
11 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.13%) vCloud
11 2 (0.13%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (2.23%) Puppet
2 24 (1.58%) Ansible
2 24 (1.58%) Control-M
3 19 (1.25%) ITRS Geneos
4 15 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (0.59%) Tivoli
7 7 (0.46%) BladeLogic
8 6 (0.39%) Nagios
9 5 (0.33%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (0.20%) HP NNM
10 3 (0.20%) HP SIM
10 3 (0.20%) Hyperic
10 3 (0.20%) Oozie
10 3 (0.20%) OPNET
11 2 (0.13%) vMotion
12 1 (0.066%) HP Fortify
12 1 (0.066%) Kubernetes
12 1 (0.066%) Salt
Vendors
1 170 (11.16%) Oracle
2 146 (9.59%) TIBCO
3 90 (5.91%) Murex
4 86 (5.65%) Microsoft
5 56 (3.68%) Bloomberg
6 55 (3.61%) Sybase
7 50 (3.28%) Calypso
8 40 (2.63%) SAP
9 29 (1.90%) Atlassian
10 25 (1.64%) Red Hat
11 24 (1.58%) VMware
12 23 (1.51%) Rally
13 20 (1.31%) Charles River
14 19 (1.25%) Reuters
15 18 (1.18%) Cisco
16 17 (1.12%) IBM
17 16 (1.05%) ION Trading
18 14 (0.92%) HP
19 12 (0.79%) Misys
20 11 (0.72%) Eze Software Group
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Haysfm
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £115k + bonus + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £67500 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £105000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £95000 - £120000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + 30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £95000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £110000.00 - £130000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago