Period
to 8 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 6 months to 8 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
England > Midlands
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 314 - 340
Rank change year-on-year - +340 -
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 13 0 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.12% - 0.009%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% - 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 - -
England median annual salary £105,000 £95,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +24.14%

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 Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,062 1,531 3,942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.02% 31.86% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,901 1,240 3,094
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £81,000 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in the Midlands

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in the Midlands

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in the Midlands over the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Foreign Exchange (FX) in the Midlands

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 8 December 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
West Midlands - 7 £67,500 - 1
East Midlands - 6 £52,750 - 2
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 10 (76.92%) Finance
1 10 (76.92%) Social Skills
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
4 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (38.46%) Fixed Income
4 5 (38.46%) Equities
4 5 (38.46%) Python
4 5 (38.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (30.77%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (30.77%) Full Stack Development
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) J2EE
5 4 (30.77%) SAP
5 4 (30.77%) SAP FI
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) Marketing
5 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
5 4 (30.77%) React
5 4 (30.77%) SAP Fiori
5 4 (30.77%) Kotlin
5 4 (30.77%) Erlang
5 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Time Management
6 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
7 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
7 2 (15.38%) Algorithms

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) SAP FI
1 4 (30.77%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Apache Hive
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
1 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
1 2 (15.38%) Impala
2 1 (7.69%) Hazelcast
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
1 10 (76.92%) Social Skills
2 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (30.77%) Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Law
5 1 (7.69%) Banking
5 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) SAP Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) SAP FI Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Big Data Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graphics Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Scala Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Graphics Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Scala Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) J2EE
1 4 (30.77%) React
1 4 (30.77%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (7.69%) Direct3D
2 1 (7.69%) Kafka
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) Spring Batch
2 1 (7.69%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Equities
1 5 (38.46%) Fixed Income
2 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
2 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
2 2 (15.38%) Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (7.69%) CUDA
3 1 (7.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (30.77%) Full Stack Development
2 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) Time Management
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Science
4 1 (7.69%) Fintech
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) Erlang
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Kotlin
4 2 (15.38%) C
4 2 (15.38%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) HLSL
5 1 (7.69%) Java 11
5 1 (7.69%) Java 8
5 1 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) SAP