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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 438 419 401
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -18
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 16 34 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.074% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.38% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 40
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £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
7630 8857 8055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.42% 36.98% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5923 6887 6501
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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
East Sussex -6 9 £52,500 -
Berkshire +3 4 £50,000 - 4
Surrey -4 2 £50,000 +11.11%
West Sussex +4 1 - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 30 (75.00%) Finance
2 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (32.50%) Degree
5 11 (27.50%) Java
6 10 (25.00%) Project Management
7 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
8 8 (20.00%) JIRA
8 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 7 (17.50%) REST
9 7 (17.50%) QA
9 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (17.50%) Spring
9 7 (17.50%) Hibernate
9 7 (17.50%) Scrum
9 7 (17.50%) C#
9 7 (17.50%) JUnit
10 6 (15.00%) STL
10 6 (15.00%) C++
10 6 (15.00%) .NET
10 6 (15.00%) Windows
10 6 (15.00%) OO
10 6 (15.00%) JMS
10 6 (15.00%) Extreme Programming
10 6 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (15.00%) Ajax
10 6 (15.00%) Requirements Management
10 6 (15.00%) Multithreading
10 6 (15.00%) jMock
10 6 (15.00%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (2.50%) CMS
1 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.50%) Jetty
1 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MetaTrader
2 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) DB2
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) JIRA
1 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.50%) JUnit
3 6 (15.00%) jMock
3 6 (15.00%) Gradle
3 6 (15.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (12.50%) Hudson
4 5 (12.50%) Maven
4 5 (12.50%) Ant
5 4 (10.00%) Selenium
6 3 (7.50%) NUnit
6 3 (7.50%) Moq
6 3 (7.50%) TestComplete
6 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.50%) Firebug
General
1 30 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Billing
4 1 (2.50%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Developer
1 10 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Business Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) C++ Developer
4 5 (12.50%) QA Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Financial Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Tester
5 3 (7.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.50%) Tester
5 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Lead Architect
6 2 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Hibernate
1 7 (17.50%) Spring
1 7 (17.50%) REST
2 6 (15.00%) Ajax
2 6 (15.00%) JMS
2 6 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (15.00%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) STL
2 6 (15.00%) Java EE
3 2 (5.00%) HTML
3 2 (5.00%) XML
3 2 (5.00%) J2EE
3 2 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (2.50%) SOAP
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) Struts
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) JSON
4 1 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.50%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Equities
3 3 (7.50%) Open Source
3 3 (7.50%) Mainframe
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) User Experience
4 2 (5.00%) Bitcoin
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (2.50%) PMI
5 1 (2.50%) DTV
5 1 (2.50%) Social Media
5 1 (2.50%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) Project Management
3 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
4 7 (17.50%) Scrum
4 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.00%) Multithreading
5 6 (15.00%) Time Management
5 6 (15.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (15.00%) Extreme Programming
5 6 (15.00%) OO
5 6 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (15.00%) Requirements Management
6 5 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (12.50%) Low Latency
6 5 (12.50%) Product Management
7 4 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (7.50%) Automated Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) Java
2 7 (17.50%) C#
3 6 (15.00%) C++
4 2 (5.00%) Python
4 2 (5.00%) Ruby
4 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.50%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (7.50%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Capistrano
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
1 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.00%) Ansible
1 2 (5.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.50%) Comverse
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