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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.33% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.06% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
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
188 269 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 30.82% 38.59% 45.11%
Number of salaries quoted 174 228 263
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £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 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)
Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Street - 2 £45,000 -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
South West

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Mason
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) WebSockets
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) TypeScript
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) MSMQ
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Mason
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) WebSockets
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) MSMQ
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MFC
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) TypeScript
3 1 (33.33%) VC++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) TIBCO