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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 23 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 3 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 5.66% 4.46% 4.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.50% 12.20% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
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
40 41 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 75.47% 36.61% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 16
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.64%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of job ads across the Stirling 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 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 22 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Fixed Income
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Reuters
2 4 (80.00%) Bloomberg
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Derivative
2 4 (80.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Reference Data
2 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Pricing Data
3 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) Equities
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) Front Office
4 1 (20.00%) Java

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

General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Data Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Pricing Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Development Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Derivative
1 4 (80.00%) Fixed Income
1 4 (80.00%) Pricing Data
1 4 (80.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (40.00%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Bloomberg
1 4 (80.00%) Reuters