The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 76 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.43% - 1.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.27% - 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Average salary £29,500 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -15.00%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
236 230 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 34.05% 25.58% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 181 159 220
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £26,726 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Guildford region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in Guildford

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Histogram in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 19 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (78.95%) Multithreading
2 15 (78.95%) SOAP
2 15 (78.95%) Low Latency
3 14 (73.68%) C#
3 14 (73.68%) .NET
3 14 (73.68%) WPF
3 14 (73.68%) LINQ
3 14 (73.68%) MVVM
3 14 (73.68%) Software Engineering
4 13 (68.42%) NHibernate
4 13 (68.42%) Equities
4 13 (68.42%) MySQL
4 13 (68.42%) Oracle
4 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
4 13 (68.42%) Web Services
4 13 (68.42%) MS Excel
4 13 (68.42%) REST
5 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
5 3 (15.79%) Manual Testing
6 2 (10.53%) System Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
6 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
7 1 (5.26%) Cash Management
7 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
7 1 (5.26%) QA
7 1 (5.26%) Banking
7 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
7 1 (5.26%) ISEB
7 1 (5.26%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 13 (68.42%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) MySQL
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 14 (73.68%) C# Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) SOAP
2 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) WPF
2 14 (73.68%) LINQ
3 13 (68.42%) NHibernate
3 13 (68.42%) Web Services
3 13 (68.42%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Equities
2 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Multithreading
1 15 (78.95%) Low Latency
2 14 (73.68%) MVVM
2 14 (73.68%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) Manual Testing
4 2 (10.53%) System Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Cash Management
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle