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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 397 432 457
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +25
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 44 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.29% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 43 18 21
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
7313 8188 8824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.59% 39.40% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6084 6440 6870
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +4 14 £45,000 +2.85%
East Sussex +12 11 £45,000 +4.65%
Surrey - 8 £57,500 - 3
West Sussex - 6 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire +29 4 £50,000 -
Hampshire 0 1 - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 61 (77.22%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (63.29%) Finance
3 45 (56.96%) Degree
4 39 (49.37%) QA
5 35 (44.30%) Selenium
5 35 (44.30%) JIRA
5 35 (44.30%) JMeter
5 35 (44.30%) Java
5 35 (44.30%) Confluence
6 34 (43.04%) Scrum
7 33 (41.77%) Ajax
7 33 (41.77%) Functional Testing
8 32 (40.51%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (37.97%) User Stories
10 29 (36.71%) Business Analysis
10 29 (36.71%) ISEB
11 28 (35.44%) Atlassian
12 27 (34.18%) SDLC
13 25 (31.65%) Performance Testing
13 25 (31.65%) TDD
13 25 (31.65%) Web Services
14 23 (29.11%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (29.11%) BDD
15 21 (26.58%) WebDriver
15 21 (26.58%) Cucumber
15 21 (26.58%) SoapUI
15 21 (26.58%) REST
15 21 (26.58%) System Integration Testing
15 21 (26.58%) Regression Testing
15 21 (26.58%) Hibernate

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 35 (44.30%) Confluence
2 17 (21.52%) IIS
3 12 (15.19%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (15.19%) MS Visio
2 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MetaTrader
2 1 (1.27%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.27%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.27%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.19%) DNS
1 12 (15.19%) Firewall
1 12 (15.19%) Internet
1 12 (15.19%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.53%) Skype
Development Applications
1 35 (44.30%) JIRA
1 35 (44.30%) JMeter
1 35 (44.30%) Selenium
2 21 (26.58%) Cucumber
2 21 (26.58%) jMock
2 21 (26.58%) JUnit
2 21 (26.58%) SoapUI
2 21 (26.58%) WebDriver
3 20 (25.32%) Ant
3 20 (25.32%) Gradle
3 20 (25.32%) Hudson
3 20 (25.32%) Jenkins
3 20 (25.32%) Maven
4 12 (15.19%) Gatling
4 12 (15.19%) LoadRunner
4 12 (15.19%) TestNG
4 12 (15.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (63.29%) Finance
2 11 (13.92%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Front Office
4 1 (1.27%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (54.43%) Analyst
2 33 (41.77%) Business Analyst
3 16 (20.25%) Agile Business Analyst
4 13 (16.46%) FX Business Analyst
5 12 (15.19%) Automation Tester
5 12 (15.19%) Java Automation Tester
5 12 (15.19%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 12 (15.19%) Selenium Tester
5 12 (15.19%) Senior Automation Tester
5 12 (15.19%) Senior Tester
5 12 (15.19%) Tester
6 10 (12.66%) Banking Analyst
6 10 (12.66%) Banking Business Analyst
6 10 (12.66%) QA Engineer
6 10 (12.66%) Treasury Business Analyst
7 9 (11.39%) Automation Test Analyst
7 9 (11.39%) Java Engineer
7 9 (11.39%) Payments Business Analyst
7 9 (11.39%) Test Analyst
8 7 (8.86%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (41.77%) Ajax
2 25 (31.65%) Web Services
3 21 (26.58%) Hibernate
3 21 (26.58%) Java EE
3 21 (26.58%) JMS
3 21 (26.58%) REST
3 21 (26.58%) Spring
3 21 (26.58%) WebSphere MQ
4 12 (15.19%) .NET
4 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET
4 12 (15.19%) HTML
5 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.46%) SWIFT
3 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.59%) Data Integration
4 6 (7.59%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.53%) Equities
5 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) Derivative
6 1 (1.27%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (77.22%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (43.04%) Scrum
3 33 (41.77%) Functional Testing
4 32 (40.51%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (37.97%) User Stories
6 29 (36.71%) Business Analysis
7 27 (34.18%) SDLC
8 25 (31.65%) Performance Testing
8 25 (31.65%) TDD
9 23 (29.11%) BDD
9 23 (29.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (26.58%) Compatibility Testing
10 21 (26.58%) Domain-Driven Design
10 21 (26.58%) Integration Testing
10 21 (26.58%) Regression Testing
10 21 (26.58%) System Integration Testing
10 21 (26.58%) Unit Testing
11 18 (22.78%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (17.72%) Information Management
12 14 (17.72%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.30%) Java
2 21 (26.58%) Groovy
3 12 (15.19%) JavaScript
3 12 (15.19%) Perl
3 12 (15.19%) VB
3 12 (15.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (56.96%) Degree
2 29 (36.71%) ISEB
3 17 (21.52%) ISTQB
4 12 (15.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (49.37%) QA
2 8 (10.13%) SEPA
3 7 (8.86%) ISO20022
4 3 (3.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (35.44%) Atlassian
2 20 (25.32%) Rally
3 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.53%) SAP
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