Period
to 27 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
England > East of England
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 223 131 249
Rank change year-on-year -92 +118 +87
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 8 1 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.14% 0.055% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.15% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 18
10th Percentile £31,125 " £46,500
25th Percentile £35,125 £24,000 £53,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £26,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +101.92% -60.00% +44.44%
75th Percentile £53,750 £28,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £67,500 " £78,625
England median annual salary £100,000 £103,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year -2.91% +21.18% +17.24%

Foreign Exchange (FX) is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,282 685 2,595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 41.01% 37.68% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 927 531 1,824
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,500 £27,281
25th Percentile £34,472 £38,750 £35,428
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £91,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.36% +3.77%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in the East of England

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in the East of England.

Salary trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in the East of England

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Foreign Exchange (FX) in the East of England

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) within the East of England region over the 6 months to 27 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -5 8 £52,500 +101.92%
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (37.50%) Algorithmic Trading
2 3 (37.50%) Fixed Income
2 3 (37.50%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Tandem
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Front Office
2 3 (37.50%) Back Office
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 3 (37.50%) Workflow
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Market Making
2 3 (37.50%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (37.50%) Proprietary Trading
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Trading
2 3 (37.50%) Numerate Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Data Science

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Azure
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft 365
1 3 (37.50%) Power Automate
1 3 (37.50%) Power Platform
1 3 (37.50%) PowerApps
2 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Power BI
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Back Office
2 3 (37.50%) Front Office
3 2 (25.00%) Organisational Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Fixed Income
1 3 (37.50%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (37.50%) Tandem
2 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (25.00%) Derivative
2 2 (25.00%) Equities
2 2 (25.00%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Algorithmic Trading
1 3 (37.50%) Artificial Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Automated Trading
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Management
1 3 (37.50%) Data Science
1 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning
1 3 (37.50%) Market Making
1 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
1 3 (37.50%) Proprietary Trading
1 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
1 3 (37.50%) Translating Business Requirements
1 3 (37.50%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Collateral Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Enrichment
2 2 (25.00%) Information Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Advent