The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland 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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 26 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 1 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.81% - 3.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.49% - 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 14
Average salary £70,000 - £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
67 70 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 54.03% 46.36% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 54 56
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £63,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
County Antrim - 1 £70,000 -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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%) Fixed Income
2 1 (50.00%) Equities
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Murex MxML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Murex
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mart
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Murex Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mart Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (50.00%) Equities
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Murex