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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 72 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.47% - 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.31% - 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Average salary £32,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.76% +2.40%
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
229 234 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 36.01% 33.00% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 205 199 314
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Manual Testing
3 3 (37.50%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) System Testing
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Equities
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) Cash Management
5 1 (12.50%) MVVM
5 1 (12.50%) SWIFT
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
2 1 (12.50%) LINQ
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Equities
1 1 (12.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Manual Testing
2 2 (25.00%) System Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Cash Management
3 1 (12.50%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle