The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 23 28
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.06% 3.13% 2.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.38% 6.35% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Median salary £115,000 £45,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +155.55% -40.00%  
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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 84 63 78
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 44.44% 49.22% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 65 59 66
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £95,000 £83,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Salary trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Canary Wharf

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 17 (89.47%) Java
1 17 (89.47%) Electronic Trading
2 16 (84.21%) TIBCO EMS
2 16 (84.21%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (84.21%) Low Latency
2 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 16 (84.21%) E-Commerce
2 16 (84.21%) TIBCO
2 16 (84.21%) Software Engineering
3 15 (78.95%) ION Trading
3 15 (78.95%) Python
3 15 (78.95%) Sybase
3 15 (78.95%) Relational Database
3 15 (78.95%) KDB
3 15 (78.95%) Groovy
3 15 (78.95%) NoSQL
3 15 (78.95%) Solace
4 4 (21.05%) Banking
5 3 (15.79%) Front Office
5 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Windows
6 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.53%) Finance
7 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
7 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
7 1 (5.26%) Rendezvous
7 1 (5.26%) JMS
7 1 (5.26%) Code Optimisation
7 1 (5.26%) Multithreading

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) KDB
1 15 (78.95%) NoSQL
1 15 (78.95%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Front Office
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
1 16 (84.21%) Java Developer
2 14 (73.68%) Java Pricing Developer
2 14 (73.68%) Senior Developer
2 14 (73.68%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Core Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Java Development Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (5.26%) JMS
2 1 (5.26%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 16 (84.21%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Electronic Trading
2 16 (84.21%) E-Commerce
2 16 (84.21%) Low Latency
2 16 (84.21%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Code Optimisation
4 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) SQL
3 15 (78.95%) Groovy
3 15 (78.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) TIBCO
2 15 (78.95%) ION Trading
2 15 (78.95%) Solace
2 15 (78.95%) Sybase