Period
to 21 September 2018

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

Foreign Exchange (FX)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 521 515 535
Rank change year-on-year -6 +20 +82
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 16 23 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.054% 0.079% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.20% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 71
South East median annual salary £68,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.78% - -0.55%
10th Percentile £36,225 £38,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £53,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +3.45% +11.54%

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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11,813 11,426 14,672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.92% 39.34% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9,587 9,351 12,111
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,100 £67,500 £68,750
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 South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in the South East

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in the South East

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in the South East over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Foreign Exchange (FX) in the South East

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Surrey +21 6 £64,000 +42.22% 2
Thames Valley -4 6 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Berkshire -16 5 £75,000 +46.34% 1
Middlesex - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £40,000 -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Derivative
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Analytics
5 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) Front Office
7 4 (25.00%) C++
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 4 (25.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
7 4 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) Fund Management
7 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 4 (25.00%) PnL Attribution
7 4 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (18.75%) PMO
8 3 (18.75%) Line Management
8 3 (18.75%) Coaching
8 3 (18.75%) Fintech
8 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
8 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
8 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
8 3 (18.75%) JIRA
8 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
8 3 (18.75%) Time Management
8 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
8 3 (18.75%) Dynamics AX

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
4 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Front Office
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Applications Support
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Applications Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Applications Support Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Finance Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Financial Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Qualitative Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Quantitative Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Financial Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Service Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Support Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.25%) Django
1 1 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (6.25%) JavaFX
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) Rendezvous
1 1 (6.25%) RESTful
1 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Derivative
2 4 (25.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 4 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (18.75%) Fintech
3 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
4 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
5 1 (6.25%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Analytics
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
3 4 (25.00%) Fund Management
3 4 (25.00%) PnL Attribution
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Coaching
4 3 (18.75%) Information Security
4 3 (18.75%) Line Management
4 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
4 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 3 (18.75%) Time Management
5 2 (12.50%) Quantitative Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) VBA
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) Java 8
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Master's Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (6.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Charles River
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Sybase
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.25%) CA
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy
3 1 (6.25%) TIBCO