Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 521 518 612
Rank change year-on-year -3 +94 +5
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 25 72 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.081% 0.21% 0.089%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.53% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 67 31
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -43.75% +131.88%
10th Percentile £36,500 £30,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £56,500 £65,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +15.38% -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 11843 13505 16873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.44% 38.62% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9717 11131 13703
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 November 2017.

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 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
West Sussex +3 9 £45,000 -25.00%
Sussex - 9 - - 2
Berkshire +11 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Thames Valley +7 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Surrey -4 3 £45,000 -21.74%
Kent - 1 £35,000 -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

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

1 19 (76.00%) SQL
1 19 (76.00%) Degree
2 18 (72.00%) Computer Science
3 17 (68.00%) jQuery
3 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (68.00%) HTML
3 17 (68.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (68.00%) CSS
3 17 (68.00%) MVC
4 16 (64.00%) JSP
4 16 (64.00%) XML
4 16 (64.00%) Unix
4 16 (64.00%) Java
4 16 (64.00%) Oracle
4 16 (64.00%) JUnit
4 16 (64.00%) Spring
4 16 (64.00%) Maven
4 16 (64.00%) AOP
4 16 (64.00%) Ajax
4 16 (64.00%) Web Development
4 16 (64.00%) Groovy
4 16 (64.00%) JPA
4 16 (64.00%) HTML5
4 16 (64.00%) Cucumber
4 16 (64.00%) Test Automation
4 16 (64.00%) REST
4 16 (64.00%) Splunk
4 16 (64.00%) Jenkins
4 16 (64.00%) Oracle Database
4 16 (64.00%) 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 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) SSL
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle Database
1 16 (64.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Cucumber
1 16 (64.00%) Jenkins
1 16 (64.00%) JUnit
1 16 (64.00%) Maven
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Java Engineer
1 16 (64.00%) Senior Java Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Quantitative Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Junior
4 1 (4.00%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Pricing Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) CSS
1 17 (68.00%) HTML
1 17 (68.00%) jQuery
2 16 (64.00%) Ajax
2 16 (64.00%) HTML5
2 16 (64.00%) JPA
2 16 (64.00%) JSP
2 16 (64.00%) REST
2 16 (64.00%) Spring
2 16 (64.00%) Spring Boot
2 16 (64.00%) XML
3 10 (40.00%) Java EE
3 10 (40.00%) Struts
4 6 (24.00%) RESTful
4 6 (24.00%) Spring MVC
5 3 (12.00%) .NET
6 2 (8.00%) WPF
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (40.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (24.00%) Fintech
4 5 (20.00%) Derivative
5 3 (12.00%) Client/Server
5 3 (12.00%) Equities
5 3 (12.00%) Fixed Income
6 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (8.00%) Market Risk
6 2 (8.00%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Unix
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (68.00%) MVC
2 16 (64.00%) AOP
2 16 (64.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 16 (64.00%) Mentoring
2 16 (64.00%) Microservices
2 16 (64.00%) Test Automation
2 16 (64.00%) Web Development
3 12 (48.00%) OO
4 10 (40.00%) RAD
5 7 (28.00%) TDD
6 6 (24.00%) BDD
6 6 (24.00%) Functional Programming
6 6 (24.00%) Scrum
6 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (12.00%) Statistics
8 2 (8.00%) Physics
8 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 17 (68.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (64.00%) Groovy
3 16 (64.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (8.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) Degree
2 16 (64.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (12.00%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (8.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Docker
2 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) AppDynamics
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle
1 16 (64.00%) Splunk