The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England / South West
Rank 220 229 253
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +24
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 11 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.29% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.77% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Median salary £55,000 £87,500 £110,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% -20.45%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -5.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1701 2196 1915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.04% 37.76% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1348 1657 1544
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the South West region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in the South West

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Histogram in the South West

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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
Dorset +22 5 £87,500 -
Bristol +2 5 £55,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £50,000 -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (81.48%) Java
2 22 (81.48%) Multithreading
3 16 (59.26%) Finance
4 15 (55.56%) JMS
5 13 (48.15%) TIBCO
5 13 (48.15%) Rendezvous
5 13 (48.15%) Unix
5 13 (48.15%) Financial Institution
5 13 (48.15%) Fixed Income
5 13 (48.15%) Equities
5 13 (48.15%) Derivative
5 13 (48.15%) TIBCO EMS
5 13 (48.15%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (48.15%) SDLC
5 13 (48.15%) Multithreaded Programming
6 12 (44.44%) Retail
7 11 (40.74%) JBoss
8 10 (37.04%) OO
9 9 (33.33%) RUP
9 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
9 9 (33.33%) DSDM
9 9 (33.33%) UML
9 9 (33.33%) WebLogic
9 9 (33.33%) MySQL
9 9 (33.33%) Oracle
9 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 9 (33.33%) Lucene
9 9 (33.33%) TDD
9 9 (33.33%) Banking

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 11 (40.74%) JBoss
2 9 (33.33%) Apache Solr
2 9 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 9 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (33.33%) Jetty
2 9 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 9 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 9 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 9 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (33.33%) Big Data
1 9 (33.33%) Couchbase
1 9 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 9 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 9 (33.33%) MySQL
1 9 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 9 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (33.33%) Redis
1 9 (33.33%) Riak
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) JasperReports
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Ant
1 2 (7.41%) JUnit
1 2 (7.41%) Maven
General
1 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) Financial Institution
3 12 (44.44%) Retail
4 9 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 20 (74.07%) Java Developer
3 13 (48.15%) Lead Developer
3 13 (48.15%) Technical Developer
3 13 (48.15%) Technical Leader
4 6 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL Service Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Service Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) JMS
2 13 (48.15%) Rendezvous
2 13 (48.15%) TIBCO EMS
3 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 9 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
3 9 (33.33%) Lucene
3 9 (33.33%) React
4 2 (7.41%) .NET
4 2 (7.41%) Ajax
4 2 (7.41%) Apache Flex
4 2 (7.41%) AWT
4 2 (7.41%) CSS
4 2 (7.41%) GWT
4 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.41%) JSON
4 2 (7.41%) REST
4 2 (7.41%) Spring
4 2 (7.41%) Swing
4 2 (7.41%) Web Services
5 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Derivative
1 13 (48.15%) Equities
1 13 (48.15%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Unix
2 9 (33.33%) Android
2 9 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (81.48%) Multithreading
3 13 (48.15%) Multithreaded Programming
3 13 (48.15%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (48.15%) SDLC
4 10 (37.04%) OO
5 9 (33.33%) Coaching
5 9 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
5 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (33.33%) DSDM
5 9 (33.33%) Kanban
5 9 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 9 (33.33%) Mobile Development
5 9 (33.33%) RUP
5 9 (33.33%) Scrum
5 9 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 9 (33.33%) TDD
5 9 (33.33%) UML
5 9 (33.33%) Web Development
6 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
3 4 (14.81%) Go
3 4 (14.81%) Perl
3 4 (14.81%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) Ansible
1 9 (33.33%) Kibana
1 9 (33.33%) logstash
1 9 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (33.33%) Puppet
1 9 (33.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) TIBCO
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe
3 2 (7.41%) Google