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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK / England
Rank 359 325 344
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +19
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 617 877 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.96% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.92% 2.24% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 460 730 785
Median salary £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £107,500 £102,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £80,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +77.77%

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
32166 39203 39871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.79% 42.69% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26365 31923 32571
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -32 558 £80,000 +6.66% 91
East of England +31 19 £61,250 +51.23% 21
South West +21 16 £60,000 - 1
South East +55 10 £40,000 -52.94%
East Midlands +8 4 £60,000 +54.83%
North West - 3 - -
West Midlands +7 2 £60,000 -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 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).

1 827 (60.50%) Finance
2 559 (40.89%) Java
3 447 (32.70%) Banking
4 421 (30.80%) Agile Software Development
5 415 (30.36%) SQL
6 409 (29.92%) Front Office
7 390 (28.53%) Derivative
8 375 (27.43%) Fixed Income
9 348 (25.46%) Equities
10 335 (24.51%) Multithreading
11 300 (21.95%) Degree
12 285 (20.85%) Low Latency
13 256 (18.73%) Unix
14 239 (17.48%) Linux
15 210 (15.36%) Investment Banking
16 195 (14.26%) C++
17 194 (14.19%) Electronic Trading
18 189 (13.83%) Python
19 187 (13.68%) C#
20 174 (12.73%) TIBCO
21 161 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
22 156 (11.41%) OO
23 151 (11.05%) Oracle
24 137 (10.02%) Software Engineering
25 134 (9.80%) FIX Protocol
26 131 (9.58%) JMS
27 127 (9.29%) Concurrent Programming
28 119 (8.71%) Windows
28 119 (8.71%) Business Analysis
29 109 (7.97%) Scrum

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 39 (2.85%) Apache Spark
2 38 (2.78%) JBoss
3 28 (2.05%) WebSphere
4 27 (1.98%) Tomcat
5 25 (1.83%) WebLogic
6 24 (1.76%) Jetty
7 18 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
8 13 (0.95%) Apache
9 12 (0.88%) Apache Solr
9 12 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (0.88%) Mule
9 12 (0.88%) Mule ESB
9 12 (0.88%) OpenStack
10 9 (0.66%) IIS
11 8 (0.59%) CMS
12 7 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
13 5 (0.37%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.29%) Confluence
15 3 (0.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 2 (0.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 51 (3.73%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.32%) MS Office
3 9 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (0.66%) MS Project
4 4 (0.29%) Mathematica
4 4 (0.29%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.15%) InVision
7 1 (0.073%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.073%) NUKE
7 1 (0.073%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (1.46%) SAP FI
2 17 (1.24%) SAP CO
2 17 (1.24%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (0.73%) Temenos T24
4 8 (0.59%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 7 (0.51%) thinkFolio
6 6 (0.44%) Summit
7 5 (0.37%) EQXanite
8 4 (0.29%) Eze OMS
8 4 (0.29%) SAP FSCM
9 3 (0.22%) MetaTrader
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (0.22%) RMDS
10 2 (0.15%) Algo Collateral
10 2 (0.15%) Endur
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.15%) Unica
11 1 (0.073%) FINCAD Analytics
11 1 (0.073%) Markit EDM
11 1 (0.073%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.59%) GitHub
3 8 (0.59%) SaaS
4 3 (0.22%) Heroku
4 3 (0.22%) Office 365
5 2 (0.15%) iTunes
6 1 (0.073%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.073%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.073%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.073%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.073%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.073%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 27 (1.98%) TCP/IP
2 23 (1.68%) Multicast
3 20 (1.46%) LAN
4 17 (1.24%) Firewall
4 17 (1.24%) Internet
5 16 (1.17%) DNS
6 9 (0.66%) WAN
7 7 (0.51%) HTTP
8 6 (0.44%) Wireless
9 5 (0.37%) DHCP
9 5 (0.37%) Intranet
10 3 (0.22%) Skype
11 2 (0.15%) BGP
11 2 (0.15%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.15%) NAS
11 2 (0.15%) SAN
11 2 (0.15%) SSH
11 2 (0.15%) SSL
11 2 (0.15%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.15%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (6.95%) SQL Server
2 76 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 75 (5.49%) Relational Database
4 59 (4.32%) Big Data
5 58 (4.24%) Hadoop
6 46 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
6 46 (3.37%) KDB
7 39 (2.85%) MySQL
8 36 (2.63%) MongoDB
9 35 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
10 34 (2.49%) RDBMS
11 31 (2.27%) Oracle Database
12 27 (1.98%) Sybase ASE
13 15 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (0.95%) Couchbase
15 12 (0.88%) Redis
15 12 (0.88%) Riak
16 11 (0.80%) Data Mart
16 11 (0.80%) MS Access
17 9 (0.66%) HBase
Development Applications
1 59 (4.32%) Maven
2 57 (4.17%) JIRA
3 36 (2.63%) Selenium
4 33 (2.41%) Git (software)
4 33 (2.41%) JUnit
5 30 (2.19%) Cucumber
5 30 (2.19%) Subversion
6 25 (1.83%) Jenkins
7 24 (1.76%) TeamCity
8 23 (1.68%) Ant
9 21 (1.54%) Gradle
10 19 (1.39%) JMeter
10 19 (1.39%) Visual Studio
11 17 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (0.95%) FitNesse
12 13 (0.95%) NUnit
12 13 (0.95%) SpecFlow
13 11 (0.80%) SoapUI
14 10 (0.73%) TestNG
14 10 (0.73%) WebDriver
General
1 827 (60.50%) Finance
2 447 (32.70%) Banking
3 409 (29.92%) Front Office
4 210 (15.36%) Investment Banking
5 79 (5.78%) Retail
6 73 (5.34%) Back Office
7 54 (3.95%) Financial Institution
8 18 (1.32%) Retail Banking
8 18 (1.32%) Telecoms
9 16 (1.17%) Advertising
9 16 (1.17%) Marketing
9 16 (1.17%) Private Banking
10 14 (1.02%) Corporate Banking
11 11 (0.80%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.73%) Publishing
13 9 (0.66%) General Ledger
13 9 (0.66%) Legal
14 8 (0.59%) French Language
14 8 (0.59%) Games
15 7 (0.51%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 673 (49.23%) Developer
2 399 (29.19%) Java Developer
3 324 (23.70%) Analyst
4 167 (12.22%) Business Analyst
5 135 (9.88%) Senior Developer
6 109 (7.97%) C++ Developer
7 93 (6.80%) Senior Java Developer
8 77 (5.63%) C# Developer
9 76 (5.56%) Support Analyst
10 55 (4.02%) Consultant
11 54 (3.95%) Lead Developer
12 53 (3.88%) Applications Support
13 51 (3.73%) Quantitative Developer
14 42 (3.07%) Team Leader
15 41 (3.00%) Core Java Developer
16 40 (2.93%) Project Manager
17 39 (2.85%) Technical Leader
18 35 (2.56%) Applications Support Analyst
19 34 (2.49%) Banking Analyst
19 34 (2.49%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (9.80%) FIX Protocol
2 131 (9.58%) JMS
3 101 (7.39%) TIBCO EMS
4 94 (6.88%) .NET
5 90 (6.58%) Ultra Messaging
6 84 (6.14%) HTML
7 82 (6.00%) J2SE
8 71 (5.19%) AngularJS
9 68 (4.97%) Rendezvous
10 63 (4.61%) Swing
11 45 (3.29%) HTML5
11 45 (3.29%) React
11 45 (3.29%) XML
12 44 (3.22%) Spring
13 41 (3.00%) REST
14 38 (2.78%) Java SE
14 38 (2.78%) Middleware
15 36 (2.63%) Web Services
16 34 (2.49%) ASP.NET
17 33 (2.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 390 (28.53%) Derivative
2 375 (27.43%) Fixed Income
3 348 (25.46%) Equities
4 161 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
5 96 (7.02%) Algorithms
6 93 (6.80%) Computer Science
6 93 (6.80%) Hedge funds
7 74 (5.41%) OTC Derivatives
8 68 (4.97%) Mathematics
9 62 (4.54%) Data Structures
10 59 (4.32%) Fintech
11 55 (4.02%) Equity Derivative
12 50 (3.66%) Credit Derivative
13 40 (2.93%) User Experience
14 39 (2.85%) Market Risk
15 37 (2.71%) Economics
16 30 (2.19%) Physics
17 28 (2.05%) Credit Risk
17 28 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
17 28 (2.05%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 256 (18.73%) Unix
2 239 (17.48%) Linux
3 119 (8.71%) Windows
4 54 (3.95%) Apple iOS
5 47 (3.44%) Android
6 15 (1.10%) Solaris
7 6 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.37%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.22%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.15%) Debian
11 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.073%) CentOS
12 1 (0.073%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.073%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 421 (30.80%) Agile Software Development
2 335 (24.51%) Multithreading
3 285 (20.85%) Low Latency
4 194 (14.19%) Electronic Trading
5 156 (11.41%) OO
6 137 (10.02%) Software Engineering
7 127 (9.29%) Concurrent Programming
8 119 (8.71%) Business Analysis
9 109 (7.97%) Scrum
10 105 (7.68%) SDLC
11 96 (7.02%) Risk Management
12 95 (6.95%) TDD
13 87 (6.36%) Algorithmic Trading
13 87 (6.36%) Continuous Integration
14 77 (5.63%) E-Commerce
15 74 (5.41%) Project Management
15 74 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
16 68 (4.97%) GAP Analysis
17 65 (4.75%) Performance Tuning
17 65 (4.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 559 (40.89%) Java
2 415 (30.36%) SQL
3 195 (14.26%) C++
4 189 (13.83%) Python
5 187 (13.68%) C#
6 97 (7.10%) JavaScript
7 85 (6.22%) Perl
8 75 (5.49%) Scala
9 56 (4.10%) Shell Script
10 48 (3.51%) Bash Shell
11 46 (3.37%) C
12 41 (3.00%) VBA
13 30 (2.19%) VB
14 29 (2.12%) PL/SQL
15 25 (1.83%) Groovy
16 24 (1.76%) Go
16 24 (1.76%) Haskell
17 22 (1.61%) MATLAB
18 19 (1.39%) R
18 19 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 300 (21.95%) Degree
2 18 (1.32%) ISEB
3 14 (1.02%) PhD
4 10 (0.73%) Postgraduate
5 7 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.37%) CFA
6 5 (0.37%) CISA
6 5 (0.37%) CISSP
6 5 (0.37%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.29%) CISM
7 4 (0.29%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (0.29%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.22%) ACCA
8 3 (0.22%) CCNA
8 3 (0.22%) CIPFA
8 3 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.22%) QiCA
8 3 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (7.83%) QA
2 52 (3.80%) MiFID
3 31 (2.27%) EMIR
4 23 (1.68%) SLA
5 21 (1.54%) Dodd-Frank
6 6 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.29%) FATCA
8 3 (0.22%) BS25999
8 3 (0.22%) COBIT
8 3 (0.22%) COSO
9 2 (0.15%) Basel III
9 2 (0.15%) GAAP
10 1 (0.073%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.073%) ISO15022
10 1 (0.073%) SEPA
System Software
1 24 (1.76%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 5 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (0.29%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.29%) HDFS
5 4 (0.29%) vSphere
6 3 (0.22%) NFS
6 3 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.22%) Snort
7 2 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.15%) Docker
7 2 (0.15%) GridGain
7 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.073%) SRDF
8 1 (0.073%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.073%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (1.39%) Puppet
2 17 (1.24%) Ansible
3 16 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.10%) Salt
5 12 (0.88%) Kibana
5 12 (0.88%) logstash
6 8 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (0.59%) ITRS Geneos
7 7 (0.51%) Control-M
7 7 (0.51%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.29%) Oozie
9 3 (0.22%) Capistrano
9 3 (0.22%) SCOM
10 2 (0.15%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.15%) SCCM
10 2 (0.15%) vMotion
11 1 (0.073%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.073%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.073%) HP Fortify
11 1 (0.073%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 174 (12.73%) TIBCO
2 151 (11.05%) Oracle
3 106 (7.75%) Sybase
4 68 (4.97%) Murex
5 62 (4.54%) Microsoft
6 40 (2.93%) Bloomberg
7 37 (2.71%) ION Trading
8 35 (2.56%) SAP
9 32 (2.34%) Calypso
10 27 (1.98%) Reuters
10 27 (1.98%) Solace
11 26 (1.90%) Charles River
12 24 (1.76%) IBM
13 22 (1.61%) FXall
14 21 (1.54%) Cisco
15 16 (1.17%) Caplin
16 13 (0.95%) MuleSoft
16 13 (0.95%) Temenos
16 13 (0.95%) VMware
17 12 (0.88%) Adobe
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £70k - 100k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Annual Bonus, Health Insurance, On
Posted: 3 hours ago
East London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + be - 50% bonus, pens, 28 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus & Others
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Brentford, Middlesex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £105000 - £115000 per annum + plus package and large bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago