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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 418 400 404
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 18 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.28% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 16
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £37,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £52,500 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
7314 7572 7671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.27% 36.58% 35.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5839 5814 6331
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Surrey -7 6 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Berkshire -1 4 £50,000 +5.26% 1
East Sussex - 4 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £60,000 -
Hampshire -11 1 £55,000 +37.50%
West Sussex -11 1 - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (78.95%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Degree
2 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
3 9 (23.68%) C#
4 8 (21.05%) Windows
4 8 (21.05%) Project Management
5 6 (15.79%) OO
5 6 (15.79%) STL
5 6 (15.79%) C++
5 6 (15.79%) .NET
5 6 (15.79%) Equities
5 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
5 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
5 6 (15.79%) Multithreading
5 6 (15.79%) Time Management
6 5 (13.16%) Marketing
6 5 (13.16%) Scrum
6 5 (13.16%) Java
6 5 (13.16%) Low Latency
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.53%) HTML
7 4 (10.53%) CSS
7 4 (10.53%) QA
7 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Selenium
8 3 (7.89%) jQuery
8 3 (7.89%) Manual Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Umbraco

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (7.89%) CMS
1 3 (7.89%) Joomla!
1 3 (7.89%) Umbraco
1 3 (7.89%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Jetty
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Selenium
2 3 (7.89%) JUnit
2 3 (7.89%) NUnit
2 3 (7.89%) TestComplete
2 3 (7.89%) Moq
3 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.26%) Gradle
3 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) jMock
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) Ant
4 1 (2.63%) Firebug
4 1 (2.63%) Maven
4 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.63%) Hudson
4 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (78.95%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Marketing
3 3 (7.89%) Retail
4 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.63%) Electronics
5 1 (2.63%) Billing
5 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.63%) Advertising
5 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Analyst
2 12 (31.58%) Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Business Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) C++ Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Tester
6 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Applications Support
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Tester
6 3 (7.89%) Financial Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) CMS Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) .NET
1 6 (15.79%) STL
2 4 (10.53%) CSS
2 4 (10.53%) HTML
3 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
3 3 (7.89%) Spring
3 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
3 3 (7.89%) jQuery
3 3 (7.89%) HTML5
3 3 (7.89%) REST
3 3 (7.89%) CSS3
4 2 (5.26%) Java EE
4 2 (5.26%) XML
4 2 (5.26%) JMS
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (5.26%) Ajax
5 1 (2.63%) Struts
5 1 (2.63%) Web Services
5 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) Equities
3 3 (7.89%) Open Source
3 3 (7.89%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Social Media
4 1 (2.63%) Contract for Difference
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) PMI
4 1 (2.63%) DTV
4 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
3 8 (21.05%) Project Management
4 6 (15.79%) OO
4 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
4 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
4 6 (15.79%) Multithreading
4 6 (15.79%) Time Management
5 5 (13.16%) Low Latency
5 5 (13.16%) Scrum
6 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.89%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (7.89%) Manual Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Web Development
7 3 (7.89%) SEO
7 3 (7.89%) Web Design
7 3 (7.89%) B2B
7 3 (7.89%) B2C
7 3 (7.89%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) C#
2 6 (15.79%) C++
3 5 (13.16%) Java
4 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (7.89%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) SAP
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
1 3 (7.89%) Sitecore
2 2 (5.26%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.63%) Comverse
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £57000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago