The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank - 80 56
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.39% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £62,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +119.29%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
145 258 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 24.79% 32.33% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 120 233 164
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £49,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in Somerset

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MFC
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Mason
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Development Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Development Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MFC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Mason
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VC++