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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank - - 29
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 4.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Average salary - - £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
47 86 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 43.93% 46.74% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 26 50 41
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £59,500 £50,000
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)
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Java Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java