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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 348 271 279
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +8
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 742 1172 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.83% 1.15% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.01% 2.70% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 588 983 1022
Median salary £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £43,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+32.18% -1.13%
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
36831 43359 43064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.11% 42.55% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 30351 35275 33917
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 £28,783 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £78,264
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -56 646 £75,000 +15.38% 84
South East +68 42 £45,000 -5.26% 3
East of England +35 23 £60,000 +17.07% 4
West Midlands -1 9 £60,000 +11.11% 2
South West +5 8 £86,250 +115.62% 1
North West +3 7 £40,000 -27.27% 1
East Midlands -14 2 - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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).

1 893 (61.04%) Finance
2 538 (36.77%) Java
3 459 (31.37%) SQL
4 441 (30.14%) Derivative
5 440 (30.08%) Front Office
6 427 (29.19%) Banking
7 421 (28.78%) Agile Software Development
8 407 (27.82%) Fixed Income
9 372 (25.43%) Equities
10 371 (25.36%) Degree
11 314 (21.46%) Multithreading
12 255 (17.43%) Unix
13 247 (16.88%) Low Latency
14 243 (16.61%) Linux
15 205 (14.01%) Python
16 203 (13.88%) C#
17 198 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
18 195 (13.33%) Investment Banking
19 178 (12.17%) C++
20 175 (11.96%) Software Engineering
21 172 (11.76%) OO
22 169 (11.55%) TIBCO
23 155 (10.59%) Oracle
24 154 (10.53%) Hedge funds
25 150 (10.25%) JMS
26 148 (10.12%) Electronic Trading
27 141 (9.64%) .NET
28 135 (9.23%) QA
29 133 (9.09%) Business Analysis
29 133 (9.09%) Risk Management

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 34 (2.32%) IIS
2 28 (1.91%) Confluence
3 27 (1.85%) CMS
4 24 (1.64%) Apache Spark
5 20 (1.37%) JBoss
6 19 (1.30%) Tomcat
7 17 (1.16%) WebSphere
8 16 (1.09%) WebLogic
9 15 (1.03%) Jetty
10 14 (0.96%) SharePoint
11 9 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (0.48%) Orchard CMS
13 6 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.34%) Apache Pig
14 5 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
15 4 (0.27%) Apache
16 3 (0.21%) Xceptor
17 2 (0.14%) IBM Domino
17 2 (0.14%) IBM Notes
17 2 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 55 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.64%) MS Office
3 11 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
4 8 (0.55%) Maya
4 8 (0.55%) MS Project
4 8 (0.55%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.34%) Mathematica
5 5 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.21%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.14%) InDesign
9 1 (0.068%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (1.16%) MetaTrader
1 17 (1.16%) SAP CO
1 17 (1.16%) SAP FI
1 17 (1.16%) SAP FI/CO
2 15 (1.03%) Summit
3 12 (0.82%) thinkFolio
4 8 (0.55%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 8 (0.55%) Misys Midas
5 6 (0.41%) Front Arena
5 6 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (0.41%) SAP FSCM
6 5 (0.34%) Algo Collateral
6 5 (0.34%) SAP FI-GL
7 4 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.27%) SunGard GMI
8 3 (0.21%) EQXanite
8 3 (0.21%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.21%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (0.68%) GitHub
2 10 (0.68%) SaaS
3 9 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.27%) Office 365
7 2 (0.14%) Force.com
7 2 (0.14%) iTunes
8 1 (0.068%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.068%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.068%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.068%) IaaS
8 1 (0.068%) PaaS
8 1 (0.068%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.76%) Multicast
2 34 (2.32%) TCP/IP
3 32 (2.19%) Firewall
4 30 (2.05%) Internet
5 28 (1.91%) DNS
6 9 (0.62%) Intranet
7 8 (0.55%) DHCP
8 6 (0.41%) iSCSI
9 5 (0.34%) LAN
9 5 (0.34%) WAN
10 4 (0.27%) LDAP
10 4 (0.27%) Skype
10 4 (0.27%) VLAN
11 3 (0.21%) HTTP
11 3 (0.21%) NAS
11 3 (0.21%) SAN
11 3 (0.21%) Wireless
12 2 (0.14%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (0.14%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (8.34%) SQL Server
2 50 (3.42%) Big Data
2 50 (3.42%) Relational Database
3 41 (2.80%) Hadoop
4 39 (2.67%) KDB
5 34 (2.32%) MySQL
6 32 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (2.05%) NoSQL
8 29 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (1.50%) Oracle Database
10 21 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (1.44%) Sybase ASE
11 19 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (1.16%) RDBMS
13 16 (1.09%) MongoDB
14 11 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 65 (4.44%) JIRA
2 59 (4.03%) Selenium
3 53 (3.62%) Maven
4 50 (3.42%) Jenkins
5 45 (3.08%) JMeter
6 44 (3.01%) Cucumber
7 42 (2.87%) JUnit
7 42 (2.87%) Visual Studio
8 31 (2.12%) Ant
9 29 (1.98%) Git (software)
10 26 (1.78%) Gradle
10 26 (1.78%) SoapUI
11 24 (1.64%) WebDriver
12 23 (1.57%) Subversion
13 21 (1.44%) TeamCity
13 21 (1.44%) TestNG
14 20 (1.37%) LoadRunner
15 19 (1.30%) jMock
16 18 (1.23%) Hudson
16 18 (1.23%) NUnit
General
1 893 (61.04%) Finance
2 440 (30.08%) Front Office
3 427 (29.19%) Banking
4 195 (13.33%) Investment Banking
5 86 (5.88%) Back Office
6 58 (3.96%) Retail
7 43 (2.94%) Financial Institution
8 31 (2.12%) Corporate Banking
9 28 (1.91%) Private Banking
10 17 (1.16%) Marketing
11 16 (1.09%) Telecoms
12 15 (1.03%) Advertising
12 15 (1.03%) Games
13 14 (0.96%) Legal
14 13 (0.89%) Retail Banking
15 12 (0.82%) Manufacturing
16 11 (0.75%) General Ledger
17 7 (0.48%) Wholesale Banking
18 6 (0.41%) French Language
18 6 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 656 (44.84%) Developer
2 356 (24.33%) Analyst
3 343 (23.44%) Java Developer
4 220 (15.04%) Business Analyst
5 112 (7.66%) Senior Developer
6 90 (6.15%) C# Developer
7 78 (5.33%) C++ Developer
8 75 (5.13%) Support Analyst
9 74 (5.06%) Applications Support
10 68 (4.65%) Consultant
11 67 (4.58%) Quantitative Developer
12 65 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
13 51 (3.49%) Core Java Developer
13 51 (3.49%) Programmer
14 48 (3.28%) Banking Analyst
14 48 (3.28%) FX Business Analyst
14 48 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
15 45 (3.08%) .NET Developer
15 45 (3.08%) Low Latency Java Developer
16 43 (2.94%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (10.25%) JMS
2 141 (9.64%) .NET
3 119 (8.13%) FIX Protocol
4 98 (6.70%) HTML
5 90 (6.15%) J2SE
6 85 (5.81%) Ultra Messaging
7 84 (5.74%) TIBCO EMS
8 66 (4.51%) Swing
9 62 (4.24%) Web Services
10 58 (3.96%) ASP.NET
11 57 (3.90%) AngularJS
11 57 (3.90%) Rendezvous
12 53 (3.62%) WPF
13 49 (3.35%) Spring
14 48 (3.28%) WCF
15 39 (2.67%) CSS
16 38 (2.60%) Ajax
17 36 (2.46%) Hibernate
18 35 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC
19 34 (2.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 441 (30.14%) Derivative
2 407 (27.82%) Fixed Income
3 372 (25.43%) Equities
4 198 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
5 154 (10.53%) Hedge funds
6 109 (7.45%) Computer Science
7 89 (6.08%) OTC Derivatives
8 85 (5.81%) Fintech
9 77 (5.26%) Mathematics
10 71 (4.85%) Algorithms
11 70 (4.78%) Market Risk
12 50 (3.42%) Data Structures
13 45 (3.08%) Equity Derivative
14 44 (3.01%) SWIFT
15 42 (2.87%) Credit Derivative
15 42 (2.87%) Credit Risk
16 37 (2.53%) User Experience
17 34 (2.32%) Statistics
18 33 (2.26%) Economics
19 28 (1.91%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 255 (17.43%) Unix
2 243 (16.61%) Linux
3 113 (7.72%) Windows
4 41 (2.80%) Apple iOS
5 35 (2.39%) Android
6 21 (1.44%) Solaris
7 14 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.62%) CentOS
8 9 (0.62%) Ubuntu
8 9 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.55%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.21%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.21%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.14%) VMS
12 2 (0.14%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.14%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.14%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 421 (28.78%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (21.46%) Multithreading
3 247 (16.88%) Low Latency
4 175 (11.96%) Software Engineering
5 172 (11.76%) OO
6 148 (10.12%) Electronic Trading
7 133 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 133 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 129 (8.82%) Concurrent Programming
9 113 (7.72%) Scrum
10 109 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 96 (6.56%) TDD
12 94 (6.43%) Algorithmic Trading
13 90 (6.15%) SDLC
14 86 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
15 78 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
16 77 (5.26%) Project Management
17 74 (5.06%) Analytics
17 74 (5.06%) Workflow
18 72 (4.92%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 538 (36.77%) Java
2 459 (31.37%) SQL
3 205 (14.01%) Python
4 203 (13.88%) C#
5 178 (12.17%) C++
6 102 (6.97%) JavaScript
7 95 (6.49%) Perl
8 69 (4.72%) VBA
9 60 (4.10%) C
10 58 (3.96%) Bash Shell
11 46 (3.14%) Scala
12 37 (2.53%) Shell Script
12 37 (2.53%) T-SQL
13 33 (2.26%) VB
14 31 (2.12%) Ruby
15 25 (1.71%) Groovy
15 25 (1.71%) PL/SQL
16 24 (1.64%) MATLAB
17 21 (1.44%) Haskell
18 20 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 371 (25.36%) Degree
2 42 (2.87%) ISEB
3 20 (1.37%) PhD
4 19 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 18 (1.23%) ISTQB
6 8 (0.55%) CISA
7 7 (0.48%) CISSP
7 7 (0.48%) Postgraduate
8 6 (0.41%) CISM
9 5 (0.34%) QiCA
9 5 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.21%) Brainbench
11 3 (0.21%) CCNA
11 3 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.21%) MBA
11 3 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.21%) RHCA
12 2 (0.14%) CRISC
12 2 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (9.23%) QA
2 60 (4.10%) MiFID
3 29 (1.98%) EMIR
4 28 (1.91%) Dodd-Frank
5 25 (1.71%) SLA
6 9 (0.62%) FATCA
7 5 (0.34%) SEPA
8 4 (0.27%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.27%) ISO20022
8 4 (0.27%) SDET
9 3 (0.21%) BS25999
9 3 (0.21%) COBIT
9 3 (0.21%) COSO
10 2 (0.14%) Basel III
10 2 (0.14%) GAAP
10 2 (0.14%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.068%) ISO15022
11 1 (0.068%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.068%) UCITS
System Software
1 19 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.68%) Snort
3 10 (0.68%) vSphere
4 6 (0.41%) Docker
4 6 (0.41%) NFS
4 6 (0.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 6 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (0.27%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.27%) HDFS
6 4 (0.27%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.14%) Firmware
8 2 (0.14%) GridGain
8 2 (0.14%) vCloud
8 2 (0.14%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.14%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.068%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (1.50%) Puppet
2 18 (1.23%) ITRS Geneos
3 14 (0.96%) Control-M
4 12 (0.82%) Ansible
5 9 (0.62%) Tivoli
6 7 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.41%) Nagios
8 4 (0.27%) HAProxy
8 4 (0.27%) Oozie
9 3 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (0.21%) HP NNM
9 3 (0.21%) HP SIM
9 3 (0.21%) Hyperic
9 3 (0.21%) OPNET
9 3 (0.21%) vMotion
10 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.14%) BladeLogic
10 2 (0.14%) SCCM
10 2 (0.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 169 (11.55%) TIBCO
2 155 (10.59%) Oracle
3 71 (4.85%) Microsoft
3 71 (4.85%) Sybase
4 70 (4.78%) Murex
5 52 (3.55%) Bloomberg
6 41 (2.80%) SAP
7 40 (2.73%) Calypso
8 25 (1.71%) Charles River
9 23 (1.57%) Atlassian
9 23 (1.57%) Red Hat
10 22 (1.50%) IBM
10 22 (1.50%) VMware
11 20 (1.37%) Cisco
12 19 (1.30%) ION Trading
13 18 (1.23%) Rally
14 17 (1.16%) Reuters
15 15 (1.03%) FXall
16 12 (0.82%) Currenex
17 11 (0.75%) HP
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum Salary is up to 30k base + bonus + b
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £115k + bonus + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: c£75,000 + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £67500 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £500.00 - £800.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
London
DreamTek
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
INVESCO
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £110k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £excellent Salary & Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus+benefit package
Posted: 6 days ago