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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 259 238 272
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +34
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.096% 0.017% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.046% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Median salary £40,000 - £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +17.64%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2570 2179 2612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.06% 36.08% 35.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2123 1720 2214
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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)
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the North West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Histogram 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 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 4 £80,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £40,000 -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Front Office
3 5 (50.00%) Back Office
3 5 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (50.00%) SAP
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) SAP FI
3 5 (50.00%) SAP CO
3 5 (50.00%) SAP FSCM
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) User Experience
5 2 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

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 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) SAP CO
1 5 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 5 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (50.00%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (10.00%) BASE24
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Front Office
3 5 (50.00%) Back Office
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
6 1 (10.00%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (10.00%) Legal
6 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Product Development Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) SAP CO Support
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FI Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO Support
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Support
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (10.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) OOD
2 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Demand Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Sun