Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs in London

Foreign Exchange (FX)
England > London

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in permanent job vacancies in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 6 months leading up to 21 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 68 218 287
Rank change year-on-year +150 +69 -51
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 853 443 1,128
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.90% 1.58% 1.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.56% 3.65% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 800 405 848
10th Percentile £77,500 £63,750 £67,500
25th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £115,000 £110,000 £102,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +7.32% +2.50%
75th Percentile £147,500 £137,500 £131,250
90th Percentile £165,000 £150,000 £143,750
England median annual salary £115,000 £108,750 £102,500
% change year-on-year +5.75% +6.10% +2.50%

All Generic Skills
London

Foreign Exchange (FX) falls under the General and Transferable Skills category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring generic IT skills in London.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 8,925 12,131 39,074
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 40.84% 43.36% 51.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6,008 9,229 16,356
10th Percentile £38,918 £43,445 £43,750
25th Percentile £52,000 £56,250 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £76,750 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.33% - +3.45%
75th Percentile £102,500 £100,000 £95,313
90th Percentile £136,250 £126,250 £120,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in London

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in London.

Salary trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in London

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in London over the 6 months to 21 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Foreign Exchange (FX) in London

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 21 July 2024. 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
Jobs
Central London -5 19 £95,000 -9.52% 16
East London +28 1 £75,000 - 2
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 512 (60.02%) Apache
2 483 (56.62%) Apache Airflow
3 3 (0.35%) nginx
3 3 (0.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 32 (3.75%) Aladdin
2 14 (1.64%) Ripple
3 5 (0.59%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.47%) Eagle PACE
5 3 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.12%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.12%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.12%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 679 (79.60%) AWS
2 509 (59.67%) dbt
3 459 (53.81%) Snowflake
4 300 (35.17%) GCP
5 90 (10.55%) Azure
6 71 (8.32%) Amazon EC2
7 70 (8.21%) Amazon EKS
8 68 (7.97%) Amazon ECS
9 39 (4.57%) Power Platform
10 7 (0.82%) Serverless
11 4 (0.47%) Azure Functions
11 4 (0.47%) SaaS
12 3 (0.35%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.35%) Azure Key Vault
13 2 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
13 2 (0.23%) Azure Monitor
13 2 (0.23%) WhatsApp
14 1 (0.12%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.64%) Internet
2 3 (0.35%) Firewall
2 3 (0.35%) LAN
2 3 (0.35%) OpenVPN
2 3 (0.35%) WAN
2 3 (0.35%) Wireless
3 1 (0.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 510 (59.79%) Apache Arrow
2 509 (59.67%) Dremio
3 491 (57.56%) Data Lake
4 473 (55.45%) Amazon Athena
4 473 (55.45%) Apache Ignite
5 39 (4.57%) Power BI
6 36 (4.22%) Tableau
7 28 (3.28%) Big Data
8 14 (1.64%) SQL Server
9 9 (1.06%) NoSQL
10 8 (0.94%) DB2
11 7 (0.82%) MySQL
12 3 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.35%) Tick Data
13 2 (0.23%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.23%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.12%) Data Mart
14 1 (0.12%) KDB
14 1 (0.12%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (0.82%) Jenkins
1 7 (0.82%) JIRA
2 3 (0.35%) GitLab
2 3 (0.35%) Gradle
2 3 (0.35%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.23%) Git
3 2 (0.23%) Protractor
4 1 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.12%) Maven
4 1 (0.12%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.12%) Selenium
General
1 786 (92.15%) Finance
2 680 (79.72%) Front Office
3 563 (66.00%) Banking
4 551 (64.60%) Investment Banking
5 61 (7.15%) Social Skills
6 36 (4.22%) Back Office
7 28 (3.28%) Financial Institution
8 17 (1.99%) Legal
9 15 (1.76%) Law
10 11 (1.29%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (0.59%) Games
12 4 (0.47%) Advertising
12 4 (0.47%) Publishing
12 4 (0.47%) Retail
13 2 (0.23%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.23%) International Banking
13 2 (0.23%) Presentation Skills
13 2 (0.23%) Tech for Good
14 1 (0.12%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 1 (0.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 351 (41.15%) Software Engineer
2 294 (34.47%) Developer
3 248 (29.07%) Senior
4 217 (25.44%) Lead
5 192 (22.51%) AWS Engineer
6 189 (22.16%) AWS Software Engineer
7 188 (22.04%) Senior Software Engineer
8 184 (21.57%) Python Engineer
8 184 (21.57%) Python Software Engineer
9 176 (20.63%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 175 (20.52%) Java Engineer
10 175 (20.52%) Java Software Engineer
11 119 (13.95%) Lead Developer
12 116 (13.60%) Java Developer
13 112 (13.13%) Analyst
13 112 (13.13%) Software Developer
14 111 (13.01%) Architect
15 106 (12.43%) Lead Software Developer
15 106 (12.43%) Solutions Architect
15 106 (12.43%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 482 (56.51%) Pandas
2 481 (56.39%) gRPC
2 481 (56.39%) Protocol Buffers
3 471 (55.22%) NumPy
3 471 (55.22%) SciPy
4 97 (11.37%) AngularJS
5 84 (9.85%) React
6 81 (9.50%) .NET
7 68 (7.97%) PySpark
8 66 (7.74%) Vue
9 61 (7.15%) .NET Core
10 59 (6.92%) Redux
11 33 (3.87%) Spring Boot
12 21 (2.46%) Spring
13 16 (1.88%) ASP.NET
13 16 (1.88%) Hibernate
14 15 (1.76%) ASP.NET Core
14 15 (1.76%) CSS
14 15 (1.76%) HTML
15 14 (1.64%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 671 (78.66%) Equities
2 659 (77.26%) Fixed Income
3 642 (75.26%) Derivative
4 629 (73.74%) Hedge funds
5 92 (10.79%) Product Ownership
6 72 (8.44%) Pricing Data
7 15 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
8 14 (1.64%) Blockchain
9 11 (1.29%) Onboarding
10 10 (1.17%) Algorithms
11 8 (0.94%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.70%) Credit Risk
12 6 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
13 5 (0.59%) Distributed Systems
14 4 (0.47%) 3D Graphics
14 4 (0.47%) Distributed Computing
14 4 (0.47%) Legacy Applications
14 4 (0.47%) Ray Tracing
14 4 (0.47%) Reference Data
14 4 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (4.22%) Linux
2 16 (1.88%) Unix
3 7 (0.82%) Windows
4 3 (0.35%) CentOS
4 3 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.12%) Android
5 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 646 (75.73%) Asset Management
2 644 (75.50%) Agile
3 568 (66.59%) Software Engineering
4 481 (56.39%) Investment Management
5 205 (24.03%) Line Management
6 175 (20.52%) Greeks
7 110 (12.90%) Analytics
8 98 (11.49%) Fintech
9 74 (8.68%) Machine Learning
10 73 (8.56%) Migration
11 62 (7.27%) Full Stack Development
12 57 (6.68%) Artificial Intelligence
13 54 (6.33%) Problem-Solving
14 49 (5.74%) Low Latency
15 42 (4.92%) TDD
16 41 (4.81%) Business Analysis
17 40 (4.69%) DevOps
18 39 (4.57%) Mentoring
19 38 (4.45%) Computer Science
20 37 (4.34%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 665 (77.96%) Python
2 575 (67.41%) Java
3 569 (66.71%) JavaScript
4 549 (64.36%) TypeScript
5 250 (29.31%) SQL
6 100 (11.72%) C#
7 21 (2.46%) C++
8 12 (1.41%) Ruby
8 12 (1.41%) Scala
9 8 (0.94%) Rust
9 8 (0.94%) VBA
10 7 (0.82%) C
11 5 (0.59%) Bash
12 4 (0.47%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.35%) Kotlin
13 3 (0.35%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.23%) Erlang
15 1 (0.12%) BeanShell
15 1 (0.12%) Dart
15 1 (0.12%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 44 (5.16%) Degree
2 23 (2.70%) Master's Degree
3 20 (2.34%) PhD
4 11 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.35%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.35%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
5 3 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.12%) ACCA
6 1 (0.12%) CFA
6 1 (0.12%) CIMA
6 1 (0.12%) CISA
6 1 (0.12%) CISM
6 1 (0.12%) MBA
6 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (20.98%) Data Quality
2 30 (3.52%) QA
3 3 (0.35%) Accessibility
4 2 (0.23%) SEPA
5 1 (0.12%) GDPR
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) P3O
5 1 (0.12%) PMO
5 1 (0.12%) SOC 1
5 1 (0.12%) SOC 2
System Software
1 23 (2.70%) Docker
2 3 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (2.34%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.35%) Control-M
3 2 (0.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 105 (12.31%) Bloomberg
2 65 (7.62%) Reuters
3 28 (3.28%) BISAM
4 6 (0.70%) FFastFill
4 6 (0.70%) Refinitiv
5 5 (0.59%) Murex
5 5 (0.59%) Oracle
6 3 (0.35%) Citrix
6 3 (0.35%) Red Hat
6 3 (0.35%) SAP
6 3 (0.35%) VMware
7 2 (0.23%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.23%) Sophis
7 2 (0.23%) StreamBase
8 1 (0.12%) Databricks
8 1 (0.12%) Liquidlogic
8 1 (0.12%) Planview
8 1 (0.12%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.12%) Solace
8 1 (0.12%) Sun