Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 199 217
Rank change year-on-year -18 +18 -10
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 4 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.071% 0.27% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.71% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Scotland median annual salary - £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.63% -32.14%
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +15.38% -7.14%

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2228 1976 2695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 39.34% 38.18% 41.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1385 1124 1609
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £43,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.33% +3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Scotland

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Scotland

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Glasgow -17 4 - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Derivative
1 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (50.00%) Equities
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Fund Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (50.00%) Cash Management
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Murex
2 2 (50.00%) Calypso
2 2 (50.00%) Cognizant
2 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Python

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (25.00%) Grunt
1 1 (25.00%) gulp
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) LESS
1 1 (25.00%) Redux
1 1 (25.00%) RxJS
1 1 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Derivative
2 2 (50.00%) Equities
2 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Cash Management
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (50.00%) Fund Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Calypso
1 2 (50.00%) Cognizant
1 2 (50.00%) Murex
1 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com