Period
to 19 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 120 137
Rank change year-on-year -32 +17 -20
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 3 3 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.14% 0.16% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.40% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Glasgow median annual salary - £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.78% -35.71%
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.51% +2.78% -35.71%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 816 751 1,189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 36.94% 39.53% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 527 442 667
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,725 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,250 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Glasgow

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Derivative
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Fund Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (33.33%) Cash Management
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Grunt
2 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) gulp
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) RxJS

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

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Grunt
1 1 (33.33%) gulp
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Angular Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) LESS
1 1 (33.33%) Redux
1 1 (33.33%) RxJS
1 1 (33.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Equities
2 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Cash Management
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (33.33%) Fund Management
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Calypso
1 1 (33.33%) Cognizant
1 1 (33.33%) Murex
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com