The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.59% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.07% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -15.00%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
241 162 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 28.25% 24.51% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 146 127 126
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in the North East

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northumberland - 5 - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 5 (100.00%) DirectX
1 5 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 5 (100.00%) Games
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Animation
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) 3D Rendering
1 5 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 5 (100.00%) Augmented Reality
1 5 (100.00%) VTune
1 5 (100.00%) HLSL
1 5 (100.00%) 3D Visualisation
1 5 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 5 (100.00%) Unreal Engine

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 5 (100.00%) VTune
General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 5 (100.00%) DirectX
1 5 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 5 (100.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 5 (100.00%) Animation
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 5 (100.00%) Augmented Reality
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) 3D Rendering
1 5 (100.00%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree