Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
England > South East
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 511 532 531
Rank change year-on-year +21 -1 +112
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 21 25 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.074% 0.081% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.22% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 56
South East median annual salary £73,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.89% - -47.06%
10th Percentile £46,750 £35,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £94,500 £60,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £75,000

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 10,617 11,195 12,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.61% 36.15% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8,415 9,039 10,025
South East median annual salary £48,514 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.81% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.56%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +44 9 £80,000 +77.78% 2
Middlesex - 5 £72,500 -
Kent +27 4 - -
Thames Valley +24 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) C++
3 7 (33.33%) Derivative
4 6 (28.57%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 6 (28.57%) JIRA
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle
4 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
5 5 (23.81%) Line Management
5 5 (23.81%) Coaching
5 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
5 5 (23.81%) Issue Tracking
5 5 (23.81%) Analytics
5 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
5 5 (23.81%) PMO
5 5 (23.81%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
5 5 (23.81%) Sybase
5 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
5 5 (23.81%) Change Management
5 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
5 5 (23.81%) Resource Management
5 5 (23.81%) Financial Modelling
5 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
5 5 (23.81%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (23.81%) Information Security

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 5 (23.81%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 6 (28.57%) JIRA
2 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.76%) IntelliJ
3 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
General
1 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Front Office
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Applications Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Applications Support
3 5 (23.81%) Applications Support Manager
3 5 (23.81%) C++ Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Qualitative Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Quantitative Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Quantitative Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Support Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (19.05%) C++ Quantitative Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C++ Analyst Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Client Relationship Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Relationships Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Junior
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.76%) JavaFX
1 1 (4.76%) Rendezvous
1 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Derivative
2 6 (28.57%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
3 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
3 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
3 5 (23.81%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (14.29%) Fintech
5 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (23.81%) Analytics
1 5 (23.81%) Change Management
1 5 (23.81%) Coaching
1 5 (23.81%) Financial Modelling
1 5 (23.81%) Information Security
1 5 (23.81%) Issue Tracking
1 5 (23.81%) Line Management
1 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
1 5 (23.81%) Resource Management
1 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
1 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
2 4 (19.05%) Data Entry
2 4 (19.05%) Lead Generation
2 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
2 4 (19.05%) Quantitative Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (4.76%) Quantitative Research
3 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) C++
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) VBA
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) Java 8
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (4.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Sybase
3 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.76%) CA
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) TIBCO