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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
England / North West
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 252 228 258
Rank change year-on-year -24 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.032% 0.035% 0.045%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.078% 0.089% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

Foreign Exchange (FX) is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2574 2246 2529
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 41.04% 39.38% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2070 1878 2007
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -10 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (20.00%) Core Data
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile First
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) JBoss
4 1 (20.00%) EDI
4 1 (20.00%) ATM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe
4 1 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) BASE24
1 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Android Studio
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (20.00%) ATM Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Product Development Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (20.00%) Core Data
1 1 (20.00%) EDI
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) UIKit
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Derivative
1 1 (20.00%) IVR
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Feasibility Study
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) Demand Management
4 1 (20.00%) Legacy Data Mapping
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile First
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Sun
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