The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank - 207 203
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.55% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 7
Average salary - £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1796 1986 1662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 40.53% 40.72% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1550 1606 1303
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in Surrey

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++