The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England / North West
Rank 231 229 258
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +29
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.067% 0.018% 0.043%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.048% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -5.50%

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2427 2079 2410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.39% 37.22% 34.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1958 1682 1988
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,225 £25,000 £24,375
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in the North West

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Cheshire - 3 - -
Manchester -28 1 - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) SAP CO
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Front Office
3 3 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (33.33%) SAP FI
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) OOD
4 2 (22.22%) Back Office
4 2 (22.22%) Derivative
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP CO
1 3 (33.33%) SAP FI
1 3 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (22.22%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (11.11%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Front Office
4 2 (22.22%) Back Office
4 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
5 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Java Pricing Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Python Developer
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) ATM Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Product Development Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Product Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Derivative
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 1 (11.11%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (11.11%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 3 (33.33%) SDLC
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
2 2 (22.22%) BDD
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) OOD
2 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
3 1 (11.11%) Legacy Data Mapping
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Sun