The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 213 211 194
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 5 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.089% 0.037% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.11% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Average salary £54,000 £49,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.20% +22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1779 1740 2008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.59% 32.43% 36.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1407 1413 1722
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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

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

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

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Foreign Exchange (FX) Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham +14 5 £54,000 +10.20% 1
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (66.67%) SAP
1 4 (66.67%) SAP FI
1 4 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (66.67%) SAP CO
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Implementation
1 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 4 (66.67%) System Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Data Mapping
1 4 (66.67%) Legacy Data Mapping
2 3 (50.00%) Derivative
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) General Ledger
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) EDI
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
4 1 (16.67%) Equities
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Degree

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

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

Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SAP FI
1 4 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (66.67%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (33.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (16.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Implementation
1 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 4 (66.67%) System Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Data Mapping
1 4 (66.67%) Legacy Data Mapping
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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