The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 27 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 1 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 0.93% - 6.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.22% - 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
45 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 42.06% 49.23% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 25
Average salary £48,250 £45,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.62% +0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £38,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in Stirling

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Clojure
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Java SE
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Programming
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Banking

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Development Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Java SE
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Integration
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Programming
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Clojure
2 1 (33.33%) ClojureScript
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Sybase
1 1 (33.33%) CA