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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 145 158
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.59% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.42% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1080 1199 1205
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 39.79% 41.84% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 687 560 726
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £68,150
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago