Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 529 528 610
Rank change year-on-year -1 +82 +12
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 18 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.057% 0.11% 0.090%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.30% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 31 32
South East median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% -41.18% +88.89%
10th Percentile £35,400 £26,000 £45,125
90th Percentile £51,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +3.70%

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 12,007 11,586 16,737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.15% 37.31% 40.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9,864 9,444 13,964
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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)
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 19 February 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
Sussex - 8 - -
West Sussex +4 6 - - 2
Surrey -1 2 £49,000 +48.48% 1
Thames Valley -4 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire -12 1 - -
Kent - 1 £35,000 -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 16 (88.89%) Degree
2 15 (83.33%) jQuery
2 15 (83.33%) HTML
2 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) CSS
2 15 (83.33%) MVC
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (77.78%) Spring
3 14 (77.78%) Maven
3 14 (77.78%) AOP
3 14 (77.78%) Ajax
3 14 (77.78%) Web Development
3 14 (77.78%) JSP
3 14 (77.78%) Oracle
3 14 (77.78%) JUnit
3 14 (77.78%) Java
3 14 (77.78%) XML
3 14 (77.78%) Unix
3 14 (77.78%) Computer Science
3 14 (77.78%) Groovy
3 14 (77.78%) JPA
3 14 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 14 (77.78%) HTML5
3 14 (77.78%) Cucumber
3 14 (77.78%) REST
3 14 (77.78%) Splunk
3 14 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 14 (77.78%) Oracle Database
3 14 (77.78%) Relational Database

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) OpenShift
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle Database
1 14 (77.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Cucumber
1 14 (77.78%) Jenkins
1 14 (77.78%) JUnit
1 14 (77.78%) Maven
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Java Engineer
1 14 (77.78%) Senior Java Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) CSS
1 15 (83.33%) HTML
1 15 (83.33%) jQuery
2 14 (77.78%) Ajax
2 14 (77.78%) HTML5
2 14 (77.78%) JPA
2 14 (77.78%) JSP
2 14 (77.78%) REST
2 14 (77.78%) Spring
2 14 (77.78%) Spring Boot
2 14 (77.78%) XML
3 8 (44.44%) RESTful
3 8 (44.44%) Spring MVC
4 6 (33.33%) Java EE
4 6 (33.33%) Struts
5 1 (5.56%) .NET
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 8 (44.44%) Fintech
3 6 (33.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (83.33%) MVC
2 14 (77.78%) AOP
2 14 (77.78%) Continuous Delivery
2 14 (77.78%) Mentoring
2 14 (77.78%) Microservices
2 14 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 14 (77.78%) Web Development
3 9 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (44.44%) BDD
4 8 (44.44%) Functional Programming
4 8 (44.44%) Scrum
4 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
5 6 (33.33%) OO
5 6 (33.33%) RAD
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Cash Management
7 1 (5.56%) ERP
7 1 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) Groovy
2 14 (77.78%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) Degree
2 14 (77.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.56%) AAT
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) AppDynamics
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
1 14 (77.78%) Splunk