The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank - - 138
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +5.55%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
879 801 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 40.43% 39.69% 37.24%
Number of salaries quoted 711 601 566
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Spread Betting
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Contract for Difference
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Spread Betting
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) Contract for Difference
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB