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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 418 409 419
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 32 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.092% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.32% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 18
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -48.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £58,250 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -15.00%
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
6833 6330 7073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.19% 29.13% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5181 5149 5956
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 August 2014.

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 August 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
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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
Berkshire 0 16 £38,250 -45.35%
Surrey +1 9 £34,000 +23.63% 1
West Sussex -5 3 £62,500 +86.56% 1
Hampshire - 2 £40,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 40 (65.57%) Finance
2 22 (36.07%) C#
3 21 (34.43%) .NET
4 17 (27.87%) Low Latency
5 16 (26.23%) Multithreading
5 16 (26.23%) Oracle
5 16 (26.23%) Web Services
5 16 (26.23%) Software Engineering
6 15 (24.59%) SOAP
6 15 (24.59%) MySQL
7 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
7 14 (22.95%) WPF
7 14 (22.95%) LINQ
7 14 (22.95%) MVVM
8 13 (21.31%) REST
8 13 (21.31%) Equities
8 13 (21.31%) NHibernate
8 13 (21.31%) Marketing
8 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
9 11 (18.03%) Degree
10 9 (14.75%) Business Analysis
10 9 (14.75%) SAP
11 8 (13.11%) HTML
11 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
11 8 (13.11%) Logistics
11 8 (13.11%) jQuery
11 8 (13.11%) CMS
11 8 (13.11%) Banking
11 8 (13.11%) HTML5
12 7 (11.48%) Umbraco

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 8 (13.11%) CMS
2 7 (11.48%) Umbraco
2 7 (11.48%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (11.48%) Joomla!
3 3 (4.92%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.92%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.92%) Apache
4 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.28%) Drupal
4 2 (3.28%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.64%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.64%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.64%) SalesLogix
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.64%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
1 1 (1.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) MySQL
2 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.28%) DB2
5 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Hudson
1 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.92%) Maven
2 2 (3.28%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) JMeter
3 1 (1.64%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 40 (65.57%) Finance
2 13 (21.31%) Marketing
3 8 (13.11%) Banking
4 6 (9.84%) Retail
5 4 (6.56%) Korean Language
6 1 (1.64%) Law
6 1 (1.64%) Legal
6 1 (1.64%) Front Office
6 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Developer
2 14 (22.95%) C# Developer
3 13 (21.31%) Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Web Developer
5 7 (11.48%) CMS Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Junior
7 4 (6.56%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Junior Web Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Junior Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Designer
8 3 (4.92%) Visual Designer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Logistics Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Java Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (34.43%) .NET
2 16 (26.23%) Web Services
3 15 (24.59%) SOAP
4 14 (22.95%) WPF
4 14 (22.95%) LINQ
5 13 (21.31%) REST
5 13 (21.31%) NHibernate
6 8 (13.11%) HTML
6 8 (13.11%) jQuery
6 8 (13.11%) HTML5
7 7 (11.48%) CSS3
7 7 (11.48%) .NET Framework
7 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
7 7 (11.48%) CSS
8 3 (4.92%) Spring
8 3 (4.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (3.28%) STL
9 2 (3.28%) LAMP
10 1 (1.64%) Sass
10 1 (1.64%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Equities
2 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.92%) Replication
4 2 (3.28%) Online Banking
4 2 (3.28%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.64%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.64%) Clustering
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Economics
5 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) UNIX
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) AIX
2 2 (3.28%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) CentOS
3 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Debian
3 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Low Latency
2 16 (26.23%) Multithreading
2 16 (26.23%) Software Engineering
3 14 (22.95%) MVVM
4 9 (14.75%) Business Analysis
5 8 (13.11%) Logistics
6 7 (11.48%) SEO
6 7 (11.48%) Web Design
7 6 (9.84%) Cash Management
8 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.20%) Web Development
9 4 (6.56%) ERP
9 4 (6.56%) Project Management
9 4 (6.56%) Scrum
9 4 (6.56%) Multivariate Testing
9 4 (6.56%) Time Management
9 4 (6.56%) SAP Implementation
10 3 (4.92%) Manual Testing
10 3 (4.92%) Product Marketing
10 3 (4.92%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) C#
2 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.20%) Java
4 3 (4.92%) C++
4 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.92%) SQL
5 2 (3.28%) PHP
6 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.64%) Ruby
6 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.64%) Perl
6 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.28%) ISEB
5 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Oracle
2 9 (14.75%) SAP
3 7 (11.48%) Sitecore
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.64%) hybris
5 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.64%) Google
5 1 (1.64%) Charles River
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) Siebel
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