Period
to 21 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 350 363 343
Rank change year-on-year +13 -20 +11
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 5 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.041% 0.091% 0.078%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 5
North West median annual salary £25,000 £45,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.44% +100.00% -59.09%
England median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +7.69%

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 North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,529 5,510 4,777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 37.33% 41.89% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3,576 4,360 4,055
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in the North West

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in the North West

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
Manchester +32 4 £25,000 -
Cheshire -10 1 - - 1
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics
1 4 (80.00%) Games
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
1 4 (80.00%) 3D Printing
1 4 (80.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Storage Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
General
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics
1 4 (80.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Storage Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft