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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 417 413 408
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 21 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.35% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 36
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-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
7268 8387 8078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.27% 36.75% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5621 6641 6618
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
East Sussex +10 7 £52,500 - 2
Berkshire +7 7 £37,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Surrey +1 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Hampshire - 1 £28,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 29 (74.36%) Finance
2 13 (33.33%) Java
3 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (23.08%) .NET
6 8 (20.51%) C#
6 8 (20.51%) C++
6 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
6 8 (20.51%) JIRA
6 8 (20.51%) Degree
6 8 (20.51%) Jenkins
7 7 (17.95%) Low Latency
7 7 (17.95%) REST
7 7 (17.95%) QA
7 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (17.95%) Ajax
7 7 (17.95%) Spring
7 7 (17.95%) Hibernate
7 7 (17.95%) JUnit
7 7 (17.95%) Project Management
8 6 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (15.38%) Windows
8 6 (15.38%) OO
8 6 (15.38%) JMS
8 6 (15.38%) Extreme Programming
8 6 (15.38%) Requirements Management
8 6 (15.38%) Java EE
8 6 (15.38%) Atlassian
8 6 (15.38%) jMock
8 6 (15.38%) Cucumber

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 4 (10.26%) CMS
2 3 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.56%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Mingle
2 2 (5.13%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MetaTrader
2 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.56%) thinkFolio
2 1 (2.56%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) DB2
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) JIRA
1 8 (20.51%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.95%) JUnit
3 6 (15.38%) jMock
3 6 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 6 (15.38%) Gradle
4 5 (12.82%) Hudson
4 5 (12.82%) Maven
4 5 (12.82%) Ant
5 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.69%) Selenium
6 2 (5.13%) NUnit
6 2 (5.13%) Moq
7 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.56%) TestComplete
7 1 (2.56%) Firebug
7 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
General
1 29 (74.36%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Front Office
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) C++ Developer
3 5 (12.82%) QA Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Designer
5 3 (7.69%) Web Designer
5 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.13%) Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.13%) DSP Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Lead Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Lead Technical Architect
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) .NET
2 7 (17.95%) REST
2 7 (17.95%) Ajax
2 7 (17.95%) Spring
2 7 (17.95%) Hibernate
3 6 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (15.38%) JMS
3 6 (15.38%) Java EE
4 5 (12.82%) STL
4 5 (12.82%) HTML
5 4 (10.26%) J2EE
5 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
5 4 (10.26%) CSS
6 3 (7.69%) CSS3
6 3 (7.69%) HTML5
6 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 3 (7.69%) jQuery
7 2 (5.13%) XML
7 2 (5.13%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (2.56%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Equities
3 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.13%) Open Source
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.13%) Bitcoin
4 2 (5.13%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (2.56%) User Experience
5 1 (2.56%) Social Media
5 1 (2.56%) Economics
5 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.56%) PMI
5 1 (2.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
3 7 (17.95%) Low Latency
3 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (17.95%) Project Management
4 6 (15.38%) OO
4 6 (15.38%) Extreme Programming
4 6 (15.38%) Requirements Management
4 6 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 6 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (12.82%) Product Management
5 5 (12.82%) Concurrent Programming
5 5 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Performance Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Scrum
6 4 (10.26%) Automated Testing
6 4 (10.26%) TOGAF
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.69%) Web Development
7 3 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) Java
2 8 (20.51%) C#
2 8 (20.51%) C++
3 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) Python
4 2 (5.13%) C
4 2 (5.13%) PHP
4 2 (5.13%) MATLAB
4 2 (5.13%) Ruby
4 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.56%) SQL
5 1 (2.56%) VBScript
5 1 (2.56%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) ISEB
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.56%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Firmware
1 2 (5.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Capistrano
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
1 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.13%) Ansible
1 2 (5.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Atlassian
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) Sitecore
4 2 (5.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) Charles River
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