The table below looks at the statistics for the FX Business Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FX Business Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange Business Analyst
Rank 933 957 961
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an FX Business Analyst 23 22 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.020% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.021% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 26
Average salary £52,500 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £81,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99472 107123 115267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.48% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83547 87392 93423
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

FX Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FX Business Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

FX Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FX Business Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FX Business Analyst within the UK.

FX Business Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

FX Business Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FX Business Analyst over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 within the UK.

FX Business Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

FX Business Analyst
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FX Business Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +6 23 £52,500 -16.00% 1
South East - 13 £50,000 -
London -5 10 £62,500 - 1
Berkshire - 9 £50,000 -
Surrey - 4 £75,000 -
City of London +43 2 £65,000 -7.14%
Bracknell - 2 £50,000 -

FX Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited FX Business Analyst in their job title 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 with FX Business Analyst in their job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (66.67%) SDLC
4 23 (63.89%) Business Analysis
4 23 (63.89%) Finance
5 16 (44.44%) Degree
6 14 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (33.33%) Scrum
7 12 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (30.56%) JIRA
8 11 (30.56%) Confluence
8 11 (30.56%) User Stories
8 11 (30.56%) Banking
8 11 (30.56%) Information Management
9 10 (27.78%) C
9 10 (27.78%) Product Management
10 7 (19.44%) Financial Institution
10 7 (19.44%) Use Case
10 7 (19.44%) Atlassian
10 7 (19.44%) Derivative
10 7 (19.44%) SWIFT
10 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (19.44%) ISO20022
10 7 (19.44%) SEPA
11 6 (16.67%) Front Office
12 5 (13.89%) Back Office
12 5 (13.89%) Fixed Income
12 5 (13.89%) Equities
12 5 (13.89%) Change Management
12 5 (13.89%) MS Excel

FX Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited FX Business Analyst in their job title 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 with FX Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (30.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) JIRA
General
1 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Banking
3 7 (19.44%) Financial Institution
4 6 (16.67%) Front Office
5 5 (13.89%) Back Office
6 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.78%) Legal
7 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 36 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (19.44%) Derivative
2 7 (19.44%) SWIFT
3 5 (13.89%) Equities
3 5 (13.89%) Fixed Income
4 2 (5.56%) Credit Risk
4 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (66.67%) SDLC
3 23 (63.89%) Business Analysis
4 14 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (33.33%) Scrum
5 12 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (30.56%) Information Management
6 11 (30.56%) User Stories
7 10 (27.78%) Product Management
8 7 (19.44%) Use Case
9 5 (13.89%) Change Management
9 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
9 5 (13.89%) Project Management
9 5 (13.89%) Software Delivery
9 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
10 4 (11.11%) Cash Management
10 4 (11.11%) Front End Development
10 4 (11.11%) Investment Management
10 4 (11.11%) Time Management
11 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) C
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) ISO20022
1 7 (19.44%) SEPA
2 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Atlassian
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Murex
3 1 (2.78%) Sybase