Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 310 314 342
Rank change year-on-year +4 +28 -42
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 18 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.17% 0.23% 0.094%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.60% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 3
South West median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +62.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £43,750 £55,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £93,750 £42,500
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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3932 4145 4496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.19% 37.93% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3112 3422 3647
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £63,000
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 West

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

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

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Trend in the South West

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

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

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in the South West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Wiltshire +19 17 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Somerset - 1 £47,500 -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 17 (94.44%) Back Office
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (94.44%) Business Analysis
1 17 (94.44%) Derivative
1 17 (94.44%) Test Management
1 17 (94.44%) Test Automation
1 17 (94.44%) OTC Derivatives
1 17 (94.44%) Scenario Testing
2 12 (66.67%) Finance
3 10 (55.56%) Front Office
4 9 (50.00%) Analytics
4 9 (50.00%) Fintech
4 9 (50.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (5.56%) Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.56%) MiFID
5 1 (5.56%) KYC
5 1 (5.56%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 1 (5.56%) FATCA
5 1 (5.56%) Client Onboarding

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

General
1 17 (94.44%) Back Office
2 12 (66.67%) Finance
3 10 (55.56%) Front Office
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Analyst
1 17 (94.44%) Business Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Derivatives Business Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Finance Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Financial Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (94.44%) Derivative
1 17 (94.44%) OTC Derivatives
2 9 (50.00%) Fintech
2 9 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (94.44%) Business Analysis
1 17 (94.44%) Scenario Testing
1 17 (94.44%) Test Automation
1 17 (94.44%) Test Management
2 9 (50.00%) Analytics
3 1 (5.56%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (5.56%) Client Onboarding
3 1 (5.56%) KYC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) FATCA
1 1 (5.56%) MiFID