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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 396 411 414
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 33 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.084% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.29% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 16
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -35.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £62,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
6749 6207 7021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.97% 28.93% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5108 5025 5896
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Berkshire +2 16 £38,250 -45.35%
Surrey +4 11 £34,000 +23.63% 1
West Sussex -8 3 £62,500 +86.56% 1
Hampshire - 2 £40,000 -
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 1 September 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 41 (68.33%) Finance
2 21 (35.00%) C#
3 20 (33.33%) .NET
4 15 (25.00%) Oracle
4 15 (25.00%) Web Services
4 15 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 15 (25.00%) Low Latency
5 14 (23.33%) Multithreading
5 14 (23.33%) SOAP
5 14 (23.33%) MySQL
6 13 (21.67%) WPF
6 13 (21.67%) LINQ
6 13 (21.67%) Marketing
6 13 (21.67%) MVVM
7 12 (20.00%) REST
7 12 (20.00%) Equities
7 12 (20.00%) NHibernate
7 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 11 (18.33%) Degree
9 9 (15.00%) Business Analysis
9 9 (15.00%) SAP
10 8 (13.33%) HTML
10 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
10 8 (13.33%) Logistics
10 8 (13.33%) jQuery
10 8 (13.33%) HTML5
11 7 (11.67%) CSS3
11 7 (11.67%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (11.67%) Sitecore

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (11.67%) CMS
1 7 (11.67%) Joomla!
1 7 (11.67%) Umbraco
1 7 (11.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (5.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.33%) Apache
3 2 (3.33%) Drupal
3 2 (3.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.67%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.67%) SalesLogix
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) MySQL
2 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.33%) DB2
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Maven
1 3 (5.00%) Hudson
1 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.67%) JMeter
3 1 (1.67%) JIRA
3 1 (1.67%) Selenium
3 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
General
1 41 (68.33%) Finance
2 13 (21.67%) Marketing
3 7 (11.67%) Banking
4 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 4 (6.67%) Korean Language
5 1 (1.67%) Law
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Front Office
5 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Developer
2 13 (21.67%) C# Developer
3 12 (20.00%) Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 7 (11.67%) CMS Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Junior
7 4 (6.67%) Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Junior Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Junior Web Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Data Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) Logistics Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Java Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Market Data Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.33%) .NET
2 15 (25.00%) Web Services
3 14 (23.33%) SOAP
4 13 (21.67%) WPF
4 13 (21.67%) LINQ
5 12 (20.00%) NHibernate
5 12 (20.00%) REST
6 8 (13.33%) jQuery
6 8 (13.33%) HTML5
6 8 (13.33%) HTML
7 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
7 7 (11.67%) CSS
7 7 (11.67%) .NET Framework
7 7 (11.67%) CSS3
8 3 (5.00%) Spring
8 3 (5.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (3.33%) LAMP
10 1 (1.67%) XML
10 1 (1.67%) STL
10 1 (1.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Equities
2 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.00%) Replication
4 2 (3.33%) Online Banking
4 2 (3.33%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) AIX
2 2 (3.33%) UNIX
3 1 (1.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Debian
3 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.67%) CentOS
3 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 15 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 14 (23.33%) Multithreading
3 13 (21.67%) MVVM
4 9 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 8 (13.33%) Logistics
6 7 (11.67%) Web Design
6 7 (11.67%) SEO
7 6 (10.00%) Cash Management
8 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.33%) Web Development
9 4 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (6.67%) Time Management
9 4 (6.67%) Multivariate Testing
9 4 (6.67%) Project Management
9 4 (6.67%) Scrum
9 4 (6.67%) ERP
10 3 (5.00%) B2B
10 3 (5.00%) B2C
10 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.00%) C#
2 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.67%) Java
4 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.00%) SQL
5 2 (3.33%) C++
5 2 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (1.67%) Perl
6 1 (1.67%) Python
6 1 (1.67%) Ruby
6 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Oracle
2 9 (15.00%) SAP
3 7 (11.67%) Sitecore
4 3 (5.00%) Bloomberg
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.67%) Charles River
6 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.67%) Siebel
6 1 (1.67%) IBM
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