The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 137 - 132
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.091% - 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% - 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
861 883 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 38.99% 35.55% 33.66%
Number of salaries quoted 620 558 604
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in Reading

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Critical Success Factor
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Economics
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) Legal

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Economics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA