The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Foreign Exchange (FX)
South West / Bristol
Rank 125 134 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.28% 0.054% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  

Foreign Exchange (FX) is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 645 797 613
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 35.60% 43.03% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 493 675 505
Median salary £40,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.29% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,340 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Bristol

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 12 (100.00%) Retail
2 9 (75.00%) Lucene
2 9 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
2 9 (75.00%) UML
2 9 (75.00%) OO
2 9 (75.00%) JBoss
2 9 (75.00%) RUP
2 9 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (75.00%) DSDM
2 9 (75.00%) MySQL
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (75.00%) Web Development
2 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (75.00%) Jetty
2 9 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 9 (75.00%) Kanban
2 9 (75.00%) Android
2 9 (75.00%) Apache Solr
2 9 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
2 9 (75.00%) Banking
2 9 (75.00%) Puppet
2 9 (75.00%) MongoDB

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

Application Platforms
1 9 (75.00%) Apache Solr
1 9 (75.00%) Apache Spark
1 9 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
1 9 (75.00%) JBoss
1 9 (75.00%) Jetty
1 9 (75.00%) OpenStack
1 9 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 9 (75.00%) WebLogic
1 9 (75.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (75.00%) Big Data
1 9 (75.00%) Couchbase
1 9 (75.00%) Hadoop
1 9 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (75.00%) MySQL
1 9 (75.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (75.00%) Redis
1 9 (75.00%) Riak
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (100.00%) Retail
2 9 (75.00%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL Manager
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL Service Manager
5 3 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Service Manager
5 3 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Senior Agile Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (75.00%) Elastic Stack
1 9 (75.00%) Lucene
1 9 (75.00%) React
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Android
1 9 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (75.00%) Coaching
1 9 (75.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (75.00%) DSDM
1 9 (75.00%) Kanban
1 9 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 9 (75.00%) Mobile Development
1 9 (75.00%) Multithreading
1 9 (75.00%) OO
1 9 (75.00%) RUP
1 9 (75.00%) Scrum
1 9 (75.00%) Software Delivery
1 9 (75.00%) TDD
1 9 (75.00%) UML
1 9 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (33.33%) Go
3 4 (33.33%) Perl
3 4 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) Ansible
1 9 (75.00%) Kibana
1 9 (75.00%) logstash
1 9 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (75.00%) Puppet
1 9 (75.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle