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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 414 458 451
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -7
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 32 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.071% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.18% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 19
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £31,500 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £52,500 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.50% +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
7818 8118 9173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 40.91% 38.22% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6435 6237 7233
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £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 6 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 6 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 +17 24 £50,000 +35.13%
Surrey +2 4 £70,000 +40.00% 3
East Sussex +9 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £52,500 -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (61.22%) Business Analysis
2 29 (59.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (51.02%) Scrum
4 23 (46.94%) Degree
5 21 (42.86%) JIRA
5 21 (42.86%) Confluence
5 21 (42.86%) User Stories
6 19 (38.78%) Finance
7 18 (36.73%) SDLC
8 17 (34.69%) Project Management
9 16 (32.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 16 (32.65%) Information Management
10 15 (30.61%) Investment Management
11 14 (28.57%) MS Visio
11 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
12 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
13 12 (24.49%) Atlassian
13 12 (24.49%) Banking
14 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (20.41%) Front End Development
14 10 (20.41%) Time Management
14 10 (20.41%) E-Commerce
15 9 (18.37%) Migration
16 8 (16.33%) SEPA
16 8 (16.33%) Front Office
16 8 (16.33%) Change Management
16 8 (16.33%) Web Services
16 8 (16.33%) Derivative
17 7 (14.29%) Data Migration

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 21 (42.86%) Confluence
2 2 (4.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
3 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Eagle PACE
1 2 (4.08%) Eagle STAR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) DNS
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
1 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (42.86%) JIRA
2 5 (10.20%) JMeter
2 5 (10.20%) Selenium
3 4 (8.16%) Ant
3 4 (8.16%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.16%) Gradle
3 4 (8.16%) Hudson
3 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.16%) jMock
3 4 (8.16%) JUnit
3 4 (8.16%) Maven
3 4 (8.16%) SoapUI
3 4 (8.16%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.04%) Gatling
4 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.04%) TestNG
4 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (38.78%) Finance
2 12 (24.49%) Banking
3 8 (16.33%) Front Office
4 2 (4.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (67.35%) Analyst
2 32 (65.31%) Business Analyst
3 18 (36.73%) Agile Business Analyst
4 15 (30.61%) FX Business Analyst
5 11 (22.45%) Payments Business Analyst
6 10 (20.41%) Banking Analyst
6 10 (20.41%) Banking Business Analyst
7 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 8 (16.33%) Project Manager
8 8 (16.33%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
10 5 (10.20%) Agile Project Manager
11 4 (8.16%) Business Change Project Manager
11 4 (8.16%) Change Project Manager
11 4 (8.16%) Project Change Manager
11 4 (8.16%) QA Engineer
11 4 (8.16%) Senior QA Engineer
11 4 (8.16%) Transformation Project Manager
11 4 (8.16%) Treasury Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) Web Services
2 5 (10.20%) Ajax
3 4 (8.16%) Hibernate
3 4 (8.16%) Java EE
3 4 (8.16%) JMS
3 4 (8.16%) REST
3 4 (8.16%) Spring
3 4 (8.16%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.04%) .NET
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.33%) Derivative
3 7 (14.29%) Equities
3 7 (14.29%) SWIFT
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (61.22%) Business Analysis
2 29 (59.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (51.02%) Scrum
4 21 (42.86%) User Stories
5 18 (36.73%) SDLC
6 17 (34.69%) Project Management
7 16 (32.65%) Information Management
7 16 (32.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (30.61%) Investment Management
9 10 (20.41%) E-Commerce
9 10 (20.41%) Front End Development
9 10 (20.41%) Time Management
10 9 (18.37%) Migration
11 8 (16.33%) Change Management
12 7 (14.29%) Data Migration
12 7 (14.29%) Use Case
13 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (10.20%) Functional Testing
14 4 (8.16%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) Java
3 4 (8.16%) Groovy
4 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) Perl
4 1 (2.04%) VB
4 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) ISEB
3 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) SEPA
2 7 (14.29%) ISO20022
3 5 (10.20%) QA
4 3 (6.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.49%) Atlassian
3 5 (10.20%) Charles River
4 4 (8.16%) Rally
5 1 (2.04%) SAP