Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 330 340
Permanent jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 0 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.34% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 13
South West median annual salary - £58,750 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -30.88% +112.50%
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year - +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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,443 4,096 4,355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 43.13% 40.26% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3,427 3,271 3,633
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 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