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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank - 229 -
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.11% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £36,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
2295 2163 2577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.37% 32.74% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2000 1723 2212
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Mason
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) WebSockets
3 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) MSMQ
3 2 (40.00%) JMS
3 2 (40.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) MSMQ
1 2 (40.00%) JMS
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) Mason
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) WebSockets
1 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) TIBCO
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