The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 398 440 451
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +11
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 33 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.30% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 19
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,900 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.12% -11.11%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7356 8088 8989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 40.35% 38.26% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6069 6282 7152
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in the South East

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Histogram in the South East

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +37 24 £50,000 +58.73%
East Sussex +19 5 £45,000 -14.28%
Buckinghamshire +25 2 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £46,250 -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (54.72%) Degree
3 28 (52.83%) Scrum
4 26 (49.06%) Business Analysis
5 25 (47.17%) JIRA
5 25 (47.17%) Confluence
6 24 (45.28%) User Stories
7 23 (43.40%) Finance
7 23 (43.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (39.62%) SDLC
9 18 (33.96%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (30.19%) Atlassian
10 16 (30.19%) Information Management
10 16 (30.19%) Wireframes
11 15 (28.30%) QA
12 14 (26.42%) MS Visio
12 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
13 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
13 13 (24.53%) Java
13 13 (24.53%) JMeter
13 13 (24.53%) Selenium
14 12 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (22.64%) Ajax
14 12 (22.64%) Banking
14 12 (22.64%) Web Services
14 12 (22.64%) Functional Testing
15 11 (20.75%) Project Management
16 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
16 10 (18.87%) TDD
16 10 (18.87%) Time Management

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (47.17%) Confluence
2 5 (9.43%) IIS
3 4 (7.55%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (26.42%) MS Visio
2 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) DNS
1 4 (7.55%) Firewall
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
1 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (47.17%) JIRA
2 13 (24.53%) JMeter
2 13 (24.53%) Selenium
3 8 (15.09%) Ant
3 8 (15.09%) Cucumber
3 8 (15.09%) Gradle
3 8 (15.09%) Hudson
3 8 (15.09%) Jenkins
3 8 (15.09%) jMock
3 8 (15.09%) JUnit
3 8 (15.09%) Maven
3 8 (15.09%) SoapUI
3 8 (15.09%) WebDriver
4 4 (7.55%) Gatling
4 4 (7.55%) LoadRunner
4 4 (7.55%) TestNG
4 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (43.40%) Finance
2 12 (22.64%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (64.15%) Analyst
2 30 (56.60%) Business Analyst
3 18 (33.96%) Agile Business Analyst
4 15 (28.30%) FX Business Analyst
5 11 (20.75%) Payments Business Analyst
6 10 (18.87%) Banking Analyst
6 10 (18.87%) Banking Business Analyst
7 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 8 (15.09%) Project Manager
9 7 (13.21%) QA Engineer
10 5 (9.43%) Agile Project Manager
10 5 (9.43%) Senior QA Engineer
11 4 (7.55%) Business Change Manager
11 4 (7.55%) Business Change Project Manager
11 4 (7.55%) Change Manager
11 4 (7.55%) Java Engineer
11 4 (7.55%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (7.55%) Senior Tester
11 4 (7.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) Ajax
1 12 (22.64%) Web Services
2 8 (15.09%) Hibernate
2 8 (15.09%) Java EE
2 8 (15.09%) JMS
2 8 (15.09%) REST
2 8 (15.09%) Spring
2 8 (15.09%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (7.55%) .NET
3 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) SWIFT
3 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.55%) Derivative
5 3 (5.66%) Equities
6 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (52.83%) Scrum
3 26 (49.06%) Business Analysis
4 24 (45.28%) User Stories
5 23 (43.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (39.62%) SDLC
7 18 (33.96%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (30.19%) Information Management
8 16 (30.19%) Wireframes
9 12 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (22.64%) Functional Testing
10 11 (20.75%) Project Management
11 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
11 10 (18.87%) Front End Development
11 10 (18.87%) TDD
11 10 (18.87%) Time Management
12 9 (16.98%) BDD
12 9 (16.98%) Investment Management
12 9 (16.98%) Performance Testing
13 8 (15.09%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) Java
2 8 (15.09%) Groovy
3 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.55%) Perl
3 4 (7.55%) VB
3 4 (7.55%) VBScript
4 3 (5.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (54.72%) Degree
2 9 (16.98%) ISEB
3 5 (9.43%) ISTQB
4 4 (7.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.30%) QA
2 8 (15.09%) SEPA
3 7 (13.21%) ISO20022
4 3 (5.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Atlassian
2 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.09%) Rally
4 3 (5.66%) Charles River
5 1 (1.89%) SAP